How have Trump’s economic policies fared during the first two years of his term? Paul Solman sits down with the president’s top economic adviser, Kevin Hassett, to discuss recent stock market volatility, the Federal Reserve, tariffs, trade and whether the…
By Paul Solman
There is a difference between asking for feedback and asking whether a potential employer is going to hire you, Nick Corcodilos explains.
By Nick Corcodilos
More than 300,000 jobs were created in December, doubling what was expected and signaling that the U.S. economy remains stable despite the recent market volatility and political tensions. In addition, wage growth was the highest it’s been in a decade.
The final jobs report of 2018 released Friday, boasting 312,000 jobs added in December, puts the U.S. economy on track for another relatively strong showing in 2019, with economists predicting a slowdown coming toward the end of the year.
By Gretchen Frazee, Maea Lenei Buhre
By Josh Boak, Associated Press
It was an encouraging display of strength for an economy in the midst of a trade war, slowing global growth and a partial shutdown of the federal government.
By Nick Corcodilos
If you want to switch jobs because you feel overworked, make time to network by delegating more tasks to others and turning down some projects, Nick Corcodilos writes.
In late November, General Motors announced it will be shutting down production at five of its North American factories. The move will mean the loss of thousands of jobs, both factory and white collar. How are employees at affected plants…
By Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
The Labor Department said Monday that the number of job openings increased 1.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted 7.1 million.
By Jeffrey Brown
Only 1 in 20 college degrees awarded today are in the humanities or liberal arts, as a perception persists that these fields don't provide marketable skills for students entering the workforce. But is this theory true? For our Future of…
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