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Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

3:19 pm Eastern | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.3% in Feb 2017 Historical Data SA +0.1% in Feb 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.7% since Feb 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

3:19 pm Eastern | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

10:08 am Eastern | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.3% in Feb 2017 Historical Data SA +0.1% in Feb 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.7% since Feb 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

10:08 am Eastern | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

10:08 am Eastern | 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

10:08 am Eastern | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Skilled Workers More Prone To Mistakes When Interrupted

20 Mar 15:07 | Business

Expertise is clearly beneficial in the workplace, yet highly trained workers in some occupations could actually be at risk for making errors when interrupted, indicates a new study by two Michigan State University psychology researchers.read more »

20 Worst Paying Jobs For Women In America

20 Mar 10:05 | U.S. News

What are the worst paying jobs in America for women? 24/7 Wall St. reviewed female weekly earnings as a percentage of male weekly earnings in full-time wage and salary jobs using data from the Bureau of Labor statistics to identify the 20 worst paying jobs for women in America.read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

17 Mar 10:51 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.3% in Feb 2017 Historical Data SA +0.1% in Feb 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.7% since Feb 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

17 Mar 10:51 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

17 Mar 10:51 | 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

17 Mar 10:51 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

16 Mar 10:07 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.3% in Feb 2017 Historical Data SA +0.1% in Feb 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.7% since Feb 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

16 Mar 10:07 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

16 Mar 10:07 | 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

16 Mar 10:07 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

U.S. Employer Confidence Remains Positive

15 Mar 10:06 | Business

U.S. employers expect the hiring pace to remain positive in Q2 2017 with 22 percent of employers planning to add staff between April and June, according to the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

15 Mar 08:36 | Business

CPI-U, US City Average, All Items: NSA +0.3% in Feb 2017 Historical Data SA +0.1% in Feb 2017 Historical Data NSA +2.7% since Feb 2016 Historical Dread more »

Current Employment Statistics Latest Numbers

15 Mar 08:36 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

15 Mar 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

15 Mar 08:36 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

14 Mar 08:34 | 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

14 Mar 08:34 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

14 Mar 08:34 | 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 Mar 08:34 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

Two In Three Americans Favor Enhancing Women's Status In Society

13 Mar 12:05 | U.S. News

As Americans took part in International Women's Day, a collective day of global celebration and a call for gender parity, a new Harris Poll finds that two in three Americans (66%) say they favor efforts to strengthen and change women's status in society. read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

13 Mar 10:42 | 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

13 Mar 10:42 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Female Pessimism About Pay Could Sustain The Gender Pay Gap

10 Mar 2017 | World

Efforts to end the gender pay gap could be thwarted by the tendency for women to be pessimistic about their earning potential, shows new research from the University of Bath.read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

10 Mar 2017 | 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

10 Mar 2017 | Business

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment: +235,000(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Hourly Earnings for All Employees: +$0.06(p) in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Total Private Average Weekly Hours for All Employees: read more »

Mass Layoff Statistics Latest Numbers

10 Mar 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

10 Mar 2017 | Business

Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rate: 4.7% in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Unemployment Level: -107,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Data Change in Employment Level: +447,000 in Feb 2017 Historical Dataread more »

The 25 Highest Paying Jobs In America For 2017: Glassdoor

9 Mar 2017 | Business

The job and recruiting marketplace, Glassdoor, has announced the results of its newest jobs report identifying the 25 Highest Paying Jobs in America. read more »

Consumer Price Index Latest Numbers

9 Mar 2017 | 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

9 Mar 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

9 Mar 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

9 Mar 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

8 Mar 2017 | 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

8 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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

28 Feb 2017 | 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

28 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

28 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

28 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 »

83 Percent Of Women Over 25 Who Plan To Have Children Are Postponing Starting a Family

27 Feb 2017 | Business

Eighty-three percent of women over the age of 25 who plan to have children are postponing starting a family to focus on their career, compared to 79 percent of men, found a recent CareerBuilder survey. read more »

What Do Your Co-Workers Really Think Of You?

23 Feb 2017 | Business

Everyday in the workplace, colleagues actively compete for a limited amount of perks, including raises, promotions, bonuses and recognition. But new research shows that, more than often than not, people fall short in determining which co-workers might be trying to edge them out on the job. read more »

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

17 Feb 2017 | 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 2017 | 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 »

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