The unemployment rate in the United States fell to 7.8% in September, the Department of Labor reported on Friday, the lowest since President Barack Obama took office in January 2009, as employers took on more part-time workers. But a new Mercer survey indicates that as employers get their workforces onto more solid ground, employee engagement is becoming a key concern.

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