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2014-01-14 23:03:58

Award winners exemplify the commitment to innovation and excellence that drives business growth and over-the-top results for customers. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 RiseSmart, the leading provider of enterprise career management solutions, won a Brandon Hall Group gold award for the Best Advance in Career Management or Planning Technology. The award was for RiseSmart Transition, the company’s next-generation outplacement services offering, which helps companies protect their...

2014-01-14 12:26:04

Regional ManpowerGroup leaders Address Human Capital and Unemployment Challenges at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting MILWAUKEE, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), the world leader in innovative workforce solutions and World Economic Forum (WEF) strategic partner, will next week join the world's business and political leaders at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, to discuss the impact of shifting demographics,skills mismatches,...

2014-01-13 23:03:18

Accelerated economic growth will reduce unemployment and boost wages and as a result, consumer confidence and spending will increase, leading to higher demand for home furnishings. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Home Furnishing Stores industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 In the five years to 2013, the Home Furnishings Stores industry's revenue growth almost stagnated as deteriorating...

2014-01-13 12:23:51

Fifth Increase in the Past Six Months NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Employment Trends Index(TM) (ETI) increased in December. The index now stands at 115.76, up from 115.72 (an upward revision) in November. The ETI figure for December is 5.2 percent higher than a year ago. "Despite the disappointing job numbers for December, the improvement in the Employment Trends Index is signaling solid employment growth in the months ahead," said Gad Levanon, Director of...

2014-01-10 12:22:57

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez issued the following statement about the December 2013 Employment Situation report released today: "The U.S. economy closed out 2013 by adding 74,000 jobs, bringing the 2013 total to nearly 2.2 million new jobs. With 87,000 new private-sector jobs in December, that makes 8.2 million jobs created by the private sector over the last 46 straight...

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...

2013-12-07 23:03:44

Career Confidential is holding a complimentary webinar on December 11th that will help job seekers perform more successful job searches. This webinar, Why Your Resume Is Not Going to Get You Hired, will provide better ways to avoid the dead end of most online job applications. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 Job seekers who do not get responses to all their hard, online work applying for jobs need to see our new webinar on December 11th called Why Your Resume is Not Going to Get You...

2013-12-06 23:22:31

LoanLove.com comments on the recent rates posted at MND and explains some of the reasons that rates are going up right now. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 LoanLove.com is a trusted destination for current news and loan advice. The borrower advice website hosts a number of useful resources, informational articles and mortgage tools that can help both new and experienced home loan borrowers to find and obtain loans that they will love. With mortgage rates on the rise this December,...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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