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2014-08-26 23:18:07

Leading provider of career transition solutions releases data-packed infographic to highlight the powerful effect social media can have on a company’s brand. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 RiseSmart, the leading provider of career transition services, today released a new infographic to explain how easily negative social media can hurt an employer’s brand and how organizations can avoid it. In today’s hyper-connected world, a company’s image can be ruined in less than 140...

2014-08-21 23:13:15

HRemploymentScreening.com, a top provider of national background check services recently launched several new pre-employment screening resource pages on its website which include United States demographic information, industrial employment data, health insurance information and employment data. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 In an effort to continue to improve the quality of its site and its commitment to customer service, HRemploymentScreening.com recently launched four new...

2014-08-12 23:07:29

Report Examines Underemployment Across Jobs, Demographics, College Majors; Nearly Half of All Surveyed U.S. Workers Feel They Are Underpaid With a Gender Gap Prevalent Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 PayScale, Inc. today announced its report Underemployment: Overeducated, Underpaid, and Underworked. Report also includes new findings about the Skills Gap, based upon employer responses. “Underemployment is a real concern for today's job seekers as the economic recovery...

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2014-08-12 07:19:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nearly half of all industry experts believe that robots and artificial intelligence will displace a significant number of both blue-collar and white-collar workers by 2025, and many of them are concerned that this phenomenon will result in vast increases in income inequality and a large percentage of humans who are all but unemployable. Forty-eight percent of the nearly 1,900 research scientists, business leaders, academic...

2014-08-05 20:23:51

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of IT jobs grew 0.3 percent sequentially last month to 4,667,800, according to TechServe Alliance, the national trade association of the IT & Engineering Staffing and Solutions industry. On a year-over-year basis, IT employment has grown by 3.4% since July 2013 adding 155,500 IT workers. Engineering jobs also grew again in June, up 0.3 percent sequentially to 2,514,800. On a year-over-year basis, engineering...

2014-08-04 12:26:47

Shows Strong Positive Momentum NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Employment Trends Index(TM) (ETI) increased in July. The index now stands at 120.31, up from 119.92 (an upward revision) in June. This represents a 6.6 percent gain in the ETI compared to a year ago. "The six-month growth rate in the Employment Trends Index is the strongest in over two years, suggesting solid job growth is likely to continue in the coming months," said Gad Levanon, Director of...

2014-08-01 16:22:42

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ­U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez issued the following statement about the July 2014 Employment Situation report released today: "We've now seen six consecutive months with job growth topping 200,000, and 53 consecutive months of private-sector job growth - the longest streak on record. Businesses added 209,000 jobs in July, bringing us to a total of 9.9 million since February 2010. The unemployment rate was 6.2 percent, a...

2014-07-30 23:10:36

Tellwut Corp. crowdsourced its members through an online survey and found that 65% find it important for schools to keep in touch after graduation while 80% were happy with their education. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Higher education will always be a growing demand in the marketplace. According to “Free Exchange- Wealth by Degrees”, a June 24, 2014 article in The Economist, the unemployment rate in North America is below average while student loans rose by 25%, doubling the average debt...

2014-07-30 12:27:08

TORONTO, July 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian economy continues to face serious macroeconomic challenges, the most important of which is addressing the burden of a slow-growth recovery, according to a report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In "What Now? Addressing the Burden of Canada's Slow-Growth Recovery", McGill University economist Christopher Ragan calls for Canadian policy makers to accept the likelihood of a continued slow-growth recovery over the next few years and to address its...

2014-07-28 10:03:34

Drexel University Being unemployed increases your risk of death, but recessions decrease it. Sound paradoxical? Researchers thought so too. While previous studies of individuals have shown that employees who lose their jobs have a higher mortality rate, more comprehensive studies have shown, unexpectedly, that population mortality actually declines as unemployment rates increase. The research community has often rejected one of these effects because it conflicted with the other, so...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
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