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The Pros and Cons of Working from Home, According to Robert Half

Job seekers are enticed by work from home options but are aware of the pitfalls, suggests new research from global staffing firm Robert Half.

More than three quarters of professionals surveyed (77 percent) said they are more likely to accept a job offer if there’s the possibility of telecommuting…

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Solid Job Growth to Continue, According to The Conference Board

The current strong job growth should continue, despite a dip in certain employment indicators, The Conference Board reports.

According to the Board, The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) decreased in May, after five consecutive monthly gains.

The index now stands at 107.69, down from 108.00 (a downward…

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A Stellar Jobs Report, Almost

The May employment report is very very good. In fact, it’s nearly perfect.

According to the report, the economy added 223,000 jobs in May. This was more than the 190,000 that economists and Wall Street analysts had been expecting. May marked the 92nd consecutive month of job…

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Lack of Paid Sick Leave Increases Poverty, According to University Study

Research conducted by Florida Atlantic University and Cleveland State University has, for the first time, quantified the relationship between the lack of paid sick leave and poverty in the United States.

The data indicates that, even when controlling for education, race, sex, marital status and employment, working adults without paid…

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