Category: Business » Employment and Labor

Do You Really Get Paid Less If You're 'Ugly'?

17 Feb 17:12 | Business

Do beautiful people earn more while those who are not so gorgeous are paid less? It's not as simple as that, according to researchers.read more »

Teleworking May Seem Easier, But It Could Disrupt Your Work-Life Balance

16 Feb 09:06 | World

Using smartphones, laptops and other technology to work from home can be a blessing – it does away with rush hour traffic, for example – but it also diminishes personal space and contact with colleagues, according to a new study.read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

15 Feb 08:39 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.6% in Jan 2017 Historical Data SA +0.6% in Jan 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.5% since Jan 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

15 Feb 08:39 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

15 Feb 08:39 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

15 Feb 08:39 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

14 Feb 08:33 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

14 Feb 08:33 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

14 Feb 08:33 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

14 Feb 08:33 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

13 Feb 08:41 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

13 Feb 08:41 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

13 Feb 08:41 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

13 Feb 08:41 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

10 Feb 08:36 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

10 Feb 08:36 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

10 Feb 08:36 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

10 Feb 08:36 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

8 Feb 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

8 Feb 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

8 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

8 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

7 Feb 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

7 Feb 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

7 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

7 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

3 Feb 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

3 Feb 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +227,000(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.03(p) in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

3 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

3 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.8% in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +106,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: -30,000 in Jan 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

2 Feb 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

2 Feb 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +156,000(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.10(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

2 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

2 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +120,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +63,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

1 Feb 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

1 Feb 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +156,000(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.10(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

1 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

1 Feb 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +120,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +63,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

31 Jan 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

31 Jan 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +156,000(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.10(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

31 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

31 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +120,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +63,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

25 Jan 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

25 Jan 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +156,000(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.10(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

25 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

25 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +120,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +63,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

24 Jan 2017 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA unchanged in Dec 2016 Historical Data SA +0.3% in Dec 2016 Historical Data NSA +2.1% since Dec 2015 Historicread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

24 Jan 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +156,000(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.10(p) in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

24 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted: Total Mass Layoff Events 1,301 in May 2013 Historical Data Change in Total Mass Layoff Events +102 in May 2013 Historical Data Total Mass Layoff Initial Claimants 127,821 read more »

Labor Force Statistics Latest Numbers

24 Jan 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: +120,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +63,000 in Dec 2016 Historical Dataread more »

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