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.
Ever since the global financial crisis central bankers across the globe have become increasingly fearful about the prospect
CNN.com recently published an article (Store closings are the hottest trend in retail) about the rash of retail store closings
Where Do We Stand? Over the past month, media commentary on the U.S. economy has been almost uniformly pessimistic. In some
With the S&P 500 now down about 10% from its all-time high in May 2015, a certain level of fear has returned to the markets
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Outside of the labor market, it has been a rocky start to 2016. Disappointing corporate profits, plummeting stocks and weak industrial production all point to an economy that slowed sharply late last year.
Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton recently proposed increased early screenings and more resources for treating autism.
How will a Fed interest rate rise affect the job market? As with most things in the macroeconomy, it's complicated.
We have a skills supply-and-demand problem that hurts businesses. Even with millions of job openings in the United States
Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis. What is the true state of the US consumer? The Federal Reserve seems pretty confident