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2014-01-08 12:25:46

December's rise brings the 2013 gain to 27,000/month with greater growth in the last six months NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online advertised vacancies were up 125,600 in December to 5,297,100, according to The Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine® (HWOL) Data Series released today. The November Supply/Demand rate stands at 2.1 unemployed for each vacancy with a total of 5.7 million more unemployed workers than the number of advertised vacancies. "In 2013, labor demand...

2013-11-12 23:01:59

JobsTown is announcing that they are trying to help improve South Africa’s unemployment problem by making it easy for individuals in the area to place and locate jobs. Cape Town,Western Cape, South Africa (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Individuals throughout the world in areas such as the United States, Canada, South Africa and the United Kingdom have been experiencing unemployment problem for years now. It seems as if there just isn’t enough jobs to go around for everyone, leaving people...

2013-10-24 23:21:46

EmploymentCrossing.com mirrors the updated and speculated job growth numbers from the Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics on unemployment and job creation in September. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 With a belated and anticipated jobs report due this Tuesday, the Labor Department will announce the recent unemployment rate and job creation numbers. According to a recent article appearing in The New York Times business section, the consensus expectation among economists...

2013-10-09 23:03:56

Strengthening of the job market has resulted in the addition of several job postings on EmploymentCrossing.com. The site reports 2,031,513 vacancies. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 This month, for the first time in 17 years, the Labor Department was unable to provide information on the job market outlook. Had the information been released, economists believe that the data would have surely revealed the strengthening of the job market. USA Today surveyed 42 economists, void of the...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.