Nov 29, 2012 The U.S. Census Bureau today released a burst of data on who works in which profession and where. We plucked out a few interesting facts from the release.
Nov 29, 2012 More women employed in secretarial work than any other job, but they make inroads in other fields.
Nov 29, 2012 Consumer confidence at a five-year high according to new data this week. But what exactly makes us so confident?
Nov 15, 2012 Facebook enters the job-search market with listings of nearly 2 million job openings. But be careful, especially if you've friended your boss.
Nov 13, 2012 Struggling N.C. county lures Google facility with incentives. Were they worth it?
Nov 12, 2012 On this Veterans Day holiday, two retired officers are launching a new social network -- only for the military.
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Nov 7, 2012 If you're 65 and unemployed, you're more likely to be that way for a long time.
Nov 7, 2012 In many ways, the 2012 presidential election is a referendum on a number: the nation's unemployment rate of 7.9 percent. Reporters in Oklahoma City (unemployment around 5 percent) and San Bernardino, Calif., (unemployment pushing 12 percent) look behind the numbers.
Nov 6, 2012 Since World War II, incumbent presidents have been defeated in election years when the unemployment rate is above 7.5 percent. What does that mean for President Obama and October's 7.9 percent unemployment rate?
Nov 2, 2012 Depending on political spins and eventual revisions, the final Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report before the presidential election, could be good or bad for whoever wins.