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2014-01-16 23:26:47

MedZilla.com reports: Amid the country's concerns about the sudden drop in unemployment being due to lower than usual participation, areas where innovation is pushing the market ahead could mean future employment stability for job seekers. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 January's unemployment numbers rocked the nation when a sudden drop caused many economists to question the new 6.7% number coupled with the significantly less promising 74,000 new jobs added to the economy....

2013-12-12 23:21:02

MedZilla.com reports: Manufacturing, warehousing and healthcare industries were looking for new workers last month. Overall, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 203,000 new positions now available for those looking for work. (bls.gov, 12/6/13) Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The global outplacement firm Challenger, Grey & Christmas reported that recently December has been experiencing comparatively small job-cut totals since the end of the recession. They also mentioned that...

2013-11-27 23:29:49

MedZilla.com reports: Though fears from the two week government shutdown had analysts projecting bleak jobs figures from the Labor Department; Friday's report showed job creation was still underway with the addition of 204,000 jobs. (bls.gov, [11/8/2013]) Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Thursday the Commerce Department released a Press Statement announcing the GDP grew by 2.8% last quarter. This was the fastest pace since the third quarter in 2012 and far exceeded the modest...

2013-10-24 23:21:09

MedZilla.com reports: In spite of the government shutdown, the U.S. economy continues to adapt and grow. Last month the country added an additional 166,000 jobs, as reported by the private payroll firm ADP, as the shutdown came just before the monthly Employment Situation report was due to be released. (adpemploymentreport.com, 10/2/2013) Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 According to the global outplacement firm Challenger, Grey & Christmas, planned job cuts fell to their lowest...

2013-09-12 23:26:25

MedZilla.com reports: Labor productivity increased at a rate of 2.3% this quarter; while the unemployment rate continued its downward trend, falling to a low of 7.3% last month. 169,000 jobs were added to the nation’s payrolls in August according to Friday's report from the Bureau’s latest situation report, showing the jobless rate down from 8.1% this time last year. (bls.gov, 9/6/2013) Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 According to the global outplacement firm Challenger,...

2013-06-18 23:20:36

MedZilla Reports: Though jobs were added in May, the pace was off from the yearly average as hospital employment shrank by 6,000. However, new biotechnology initiatives in Boston could lead to additional jobs in the future. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Though health care jobs continued to be added in May -- 11,000, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics -- the increase was far below the calendar year's average increase of 24,000 per month. Most new health care jobs were added...

2013-01-21 23:00:34

Medzilla Reports: December marked the end of one of the most marked decreases in job cuts for a fiscal term since Clinton was in office and was the second lowest total of 2012. Healthcare positions accounted for almost a third of new jobs; and overall, 2012 closed out having 338,000 new positions in the medical field alone. (bls.gov, 1/4/2013) Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Disregarding the dire fears of many over the past year, 2012 turned out not to be quite the hostile waters for...

2012-12-19 05:04:07

Medzilla Reports: In November the nation saw an important drop in the country's unemployment rate, signaling the continued steady improvement of the overall economic situation (bls.gov, 12/7/2012). In spite of pundits' allegations that job numbers would show lower than expected additions because of Hurricane Sandy, 146,000 new positions were created and the unemployment rate fell down even further, to 7.7% (http://money.cnn.com, 12/7/2012). Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 The American...

2012-09-14 23:01:40

Medzilla Reports: National Health IT Week began while August Jobs Report came on the heels of a wave of figures and predictions rolling in from the two major National Conventions in recent weeks. Economic forecasters have been spending every waking moment scouring each statistic trying to gain some insight on which way the country´s economy is headed. Yet, that insight may be sitting in a nearby college classroom. Incoming freshman have shown unprecedented interest in the Science,...

2012-06-14 23:03:23

MedZilla Reports: The Healthcare sector was revealed as one of the nation's biggest job creators after Washington released its latest numbers on the economic situation on Friday. The health industry accounted for nearly half of the all jobs created for the entire month of May. (bls.gov, 6/1/2012) While many balked at job creation not meeting expectations of some economic forecasts, experts agree that Healthcare has become a major source of job creation over the twelve months....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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