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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...

Bridging the Wealth Gap

To fight increasing inequity, we need to combine the profit motive with the yearning for justice

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...