Sep 24, 2012 Large companies that hire thousands of hourly workers are turning to big data to streamline recruitment. Our own Kai Ryssdal gets profiled to see what his answers to a few simple questions tell us about what kind of employee he'd be.
Sep 20, 2012 Today the U.S. government gives us a list of the most-dangerous jobs. What are the safest?
Sep 12, 2012 Being out of work for a long time is tough. Going back to work after a long absence can be almost as challenging to catch up in today's fast-changing work environment.
Sep 7, 2012 Discouraged workers give up after months of fruitless job seeking.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 7, 2012 The chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers talks about the president's plans for the future.
Sep 7, 2012 The August jobs numbers come below expectations, though the unemployment rate drops to 8.1 percent.
Sep 7, 2012 August job creation may have been good. But it's not clear any improvement can change voters' minds now.
Sep 6, 2012 According to job placement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas, the number of planned layoffs at U.S. companies dropped 37 percent from a year ago.
Sep 6, 2012 Gallup's latest polls reveal only 1 in 10 Americans say that they are dissatisfied with their jobs. It's a major jump from the results from two decades ago.