labor market

If a company is done with an employee, guest workers often find themselves stranded in the U.S. without a job. After five years as an H-1B, employers are required to start paying social security, so the worker becomes less attractive. When the job is over, so is the visa, making them into illegals. Their staffing company may h
The recent "Brexit" vote and a weak jobs report last month sent shock waves through financial markets in June. What should we be watching for in this Friday's monthly jobs report?
Gross domestic product increased at its slowest pace in two years, but a pick-up in activity is anticipated given a buoyant labor market.
The latest Labor Department numbers are in, and they confirm the health of the labor market. Impressively, initial jobless
The best advice we can offer equity investors during the course of this transition is to stick with quality, balance-sheet strength and strong management teams. There will come a time to get more aggressive, but the wait may be longer than most think.
Getting away from D.C. every so often helps with perspective. Life inside the Beltway can cloud one's views and lead to an
Your skill portfolio can be made up of a great combination of a college degree and the various certifications necessary to land any job and make yourself an invaluable asset to your company and yourself.
So, if you combine the negative effects above, you can see just how dangerous a deflationary cycle can be.  Deferred spending
CNN.com recently published an article (Store closings are the hottest trend in retail) about the rash of retail store closings
140,000 new jobs added to nonfarm payrolls in February. What's Up with Hiring? The best indicators of what's in store for