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U.S. Jobless Rate Falls to 6-Year Low of 5.9%

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs last month, a burst of hiring that drove down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent, the lowest since July...

What Are the 3 Secrets to Finding a Great Job?

Networking the Right Way Spend less time talking to close friends and more time with acquaintances. Via Malcolm Gladwell’s excellent book The Tipping Point: How...

US Employers Add 142K Jobs, Fewest in 8 Months

(WASHINGTON) — U.S. employers added just 142,000 jobs in August, snapping a six-month streak of hiring above 200,000 and posting the smallest gain in eight...

America’s Fastest Growing Jobs

This post is in partnership with 24/7 Wall Street. The article below was originally published on 247wallst.com. By Robert Serenbetz After the recession wiped out...

These Are the Jobs Employers Are Desperate to Fill

Are you a skilled tradesperson? A teacher? Even a waiter or waitress? If so, you’re in luck: These all came up on ManpowerGroup’s newest annual Talent Shortage...

Meg Whitman Has the Hardest Job in Silicon Valley

Meg Whitman has vowed to turn around HP, a task that many thought impossible in her early years at the company. Judging from the company’s stock performance over...

Qantas to Cut 5,000 Jobs, Posts $211 Million Loss

(CANBERRA, Australia) — Qantas Airways on Thursday said it will cut 5,000 jobs and posted a first-half loss of 235 million Australian dollars ($211 million) amid...