Employment Trends Improve, Suggesting Strong Job Growth Ahead

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) increased in August, after increasing in July, the Board reports.

This Index is determined by eight separate components, and in August six of them increased

From the largest positive contributor to the smallest, these were: Percentage of Respondents Who Say They Find “Jobs…

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The Etiquette of 'Friending' Coworkers

Do you ‘friend’ your co-workers? Many do, but the pros at OfficeTeam want you to keep a few things in mind.

“While the lines between our personal and professional lives continue to blur, not everyone’s comfortable connecting with colleagues on digital channels,” said Brandi Britton, a district president…

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Late Baby Boomers Have Held Nearly 12 Jobs on Average

Individuals born in the latter years of the baby boom held 11.9 jobs from ages 18 to 50, a new report from the government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

While nearly half of these jobs were held from ages 18 to 24, the overall number is still telling: we…

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Labor Day Stats

Labor Day is almost here, so we’ve compiled some fun facts about our nation’s workforce, courtesy of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. Census Bureau.

There were 159.8 million people age 16 and over in the nation’s labor force as of…

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