Phoenix companies: We're getting ready to hire; 5 tips for job searchers

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PHOENIX -- New numbers are out in the job market and many Phoenix-area companies say they are getting ready to hire new employees.

Kaley O'Kelley sat down with Frank Armendariz of Manpower Inc. to talk about some of the growth sectors, including manufacturing, transportation logistics, health care, education and financial services.

Manpower Inc. survey thousands of organizations throughout the country to come up with its list of industries where growth is probable.

Armendariz also offered some tips for those who are looking for a job.

1. Have a plan.

2. Organize your search.

3. Simplify your résumé.

4. Cast a wide net.

5. Stay positive.

When it comes to interviews and meetings, Armendariz said eye contact and confidence are key.