Dec 9, 2013 Companies who rely on older employees are offering special incentives, from training in new job skills to babysitting services for grandkids.
Dec 6, 2013 The unemployment level has fallen to 7 percent for the first time since 2008. But people are still suffering.
Nov 29, 2013 Cardiff Garcia from FT Alphaville and Bloomberg's Nela Richardson join Lizzie O'Leary to look back at the week's business news and forward at where the economy is going.
Oct 21, 2013 Delayed figures on unemployment are expected to hold steady.
Oct 3, 2013 According to a new report from Challenger, Gray and Christmas.
Sep 27, 2013 Women aged 55-64 have left the workforce by the hundreds of thousands. Meanwhile, men that age are staying in jobs longer than expected. What gives?
Sep 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.
Aug 30, 2013 Data released this week by the Pew Center shows that 98 percent of Americans now live in an area with access to broadband internet. Despite that, 15 percent still don't use the internet at all.
Aug 15, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, discusses the latest retail earnings.
Jul 31, 2013 The housing industry is rebounding. But will the many construction workers who lost their jobs in the downturn come back?