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Jobs are booming in Trump country, but pay lags

Jobs are now growing at a faster rate in Trump country than they are in the Democratic-leaning urban and coastal areas that long had been a main driver of the U.S. economic expansion......»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 7th, 2019

Jobs are booming in Trump country, but pay lags

Jobs are now growing at a faster rate in Trump country than they are in the Democratic-leaning urban and coastal areas that long had been a main driver of the U.S. economic expansion......»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 7th, 2019

How professionals with ADHD make their jobs (and life) work for them

’I feel like I can make connections in my mind a lot faster and more creatively than maybe people who don’t have ADHD.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Are wages growing at faster rate than job creation? ESIC data unclear

Data potentially suggest that wages of existing employees grew faster than the rate of addition of new jobs or formalisation of informal ones.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 30th, 2018

Falling Unemployment Could Pressure Fed to Move Faster

Friday’s jobs report illustrates the challenge the Fed faces this year as the economy enters a more delicate phase for setting interest-rate policy. It also shows why officials are split over whether to raise rates three or four times this year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Apple, tech stocks lead Wall Street rally

(Reuters) - Apple and other technology stocks led a rally on Wall Street on Friday, after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs and wage growth data eased concerns about faster interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

S&P drops as strong jobs data raise rate hike fears, techs buoy Nasdaq

The S&P 500 and Dow Industrials dropped on Friday after strong August jobs data raised concerns about the possibility of faster interest rate hikes, but a rebound in chip stocks helped the Nasdaq trade higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

Faster wage growth in strong jobs report likely means more Fed interest rate hikes

Wage growth accelerated last month to its best .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 7th, 2018

Faster wage growth in strong jobs report is likely to mean more Fed interest rate hikes

Wage growth accelerated last month to its best .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 7th, 2018

Austin adding jobs faster than any other big U.S. city, except Orlando

The number of jobs in the Austin area has risen 3.9 percent in the past year, the second-fastest rate among major American metros. For the 12 months that ended Oct. 31, the Austin metro added 40,400 non-farm payroll jobs. The 3.9 percent growth traile.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Wall St. dips at open after jobs data

U.S. stocks pulled back from steeper losses in futures trading to open slightly lower on Friday after a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes, but not enough to fan fears of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Tech stocks pull Wall St. lower, offseting jobs data bump

A drop in technology stocks weighed on Wall Street on Friday, offseting strong oil prices and a U.S. jobs report that was tepid enough to lower bets for faster future interest rate hikes without fanning fears of an economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Job Cuts in Car Industry Are Highest Since the Recession

For the most part, the jobs situation in America is unusually strong. The economy added 263,000 nonfarm jobs in April, which took the unemployment rate to 3.6%, the lowest level since December 1969.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 21st, 2019

Minnesota unemployment rate inches up, despite more jobs; here"s who"s hiring and firing

Minnesota's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched up by 0.1 percentage point in April, though the state gained 3,600 jobs in the month, according to the monthly report released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Dev.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2019

Viewpoint: The shared opportunity of a tight labor market

By almost any broad measure, Greater Boston is an economic powerhouse. Our unemployment rate is low, we’re creating jobs at a rapid pace, and we’re building out one of the nation’s strongest high-tech economies. But scratch the surface, look b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2019

New York accounting firm opens Philadelphia office

It plans to keep its Jenkintown location, but will downsize there, and hopes to enhance recruiting of younger professionals and to grow its forensic accounting practice by opening at One Commerce Square......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Amazon Offers to Pay Employees $10,000 to Quit Their Jobs and Deliver Packages Instead

It's trying to speed up Prime shipping from two days to one NEW YORK — Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and.....»»

Category: topSource: timeMay 13th, 2019

Here"s how Columbus businesses can become more inclusive – and why new research says they should

April marked the highest voluntary job walk-out rate in U.S. history, as more than 3.2 million employees left their jobs. One of the biggest reasons: a lack of inclusive work environments. That's according to new research from the U.S. Chamber of Com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

Virtually Everyone In The Midwest City Has A Job, With Only 892 People Out Of Work

The U.S. unemployment level is at its lowest since December 1969. In April, the rate fell to 3.6% as the economy added another 263,000. The jobs situation is better in a number of America cities. In........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 5th, 2019

One reason wages aren’t rising faster: The gutting of middle-manager positions

Walmart announced this week that it would streamline its workplace hierarchy and cut some mid-management jobs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2019