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2014-09-12 08:24:07

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index (Index) picked up in August, which may be a sign of better things to come. The Index tracks consumer cash flow as an indicator of future consumer spending(i). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a "A notable decrease in initial unemployment insurance claims helped push the Index up," said Daniel Bachman, Deloitte's senior U.S. economist. "An improving labor market can be a boon to...

2014-09-09 23:15:19

Nation’s fastest growing career transition services provider enhances executive outplacement offerings for senior-level talent, from director through C-level leaders. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 RiseSmart, the leading provider of career transition services, has revamped its executive outplacement suite of services, creating two levels of services — Elite and Premier — to provide even more robust career transition services to displaced executive-level employees. These...

2014-09-08 12:24:41

Strong Increases in Recent Months NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Employment Trends Index(TM) (ETI) increased in August. The index now stands at 121.29, up from 120.62 (an upward revision) in July. This represents a 6.4 percent gain in the ETI compared to a year ago. "The strong increase in the Employment Trends Index in recent months signals robust job growth through the fall," said Gad Levanon, Director of Macroeconomic Research at The Conference Board. "The...

2014-09-05 08:26:25

SAN LEANDRO, California, September 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- August report also reveals college graduates are healthier and spend more time on family activities TriNet [http://www.trinet.com/?utm_source=PR&utm_medium=PressRelease&utm_campaign=TBD ] (NYSE: TNET), a leading cloud-based provider of HR services [http://www.trinet.com/solutions/core_services/default.htm?utm_source=PR&utm_medium=PressRelease&utm_campaign=TBD ] , today announced the findings of...

2014-08-28 23:18:22

Chauhan brings more than 15 years of experience in driving innovation through enterprise SaaS applications. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 RiseSmart, the leader in career transition services, has named Vikash Chauhan its new vice president of engineering. In this role, Chauhan will lead RiseSmart’s rapidly growing, global engineering team and help drive the innovation of products. Chauhan previously worked for Oracle where he served as the vice president of application...

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...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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