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What to look for in the jobs report, in four charts

Apr 3, 2015
As the unemployment rate falls, are more people coming back into the labor force?
Posted In: jobs report, numbers, economic recovery, low wages
Fast food and health care workers, and their supporters, march on Dec. 4 in Los Angeles to demand the minimum wage be increased to $15 per hour.

Jobs are rebounding. Why are wages stagnant?

Jan 9, 2015
More jobs should demand for and higher wages, but that isn't happening.
Posted In: jobs report, wage growth, economic trends
Shawneeka Woodard fills out a job form at the Diversity Job Fair at a New York City hotel in 2008.

A year in jobs reports

Jan 9, 2015
As the numbers for December come in, we take a look back at 2014.
Posted In: jobs report, employment, unemployement
A pedestrian walk by a now hiring sign posted in the window of a business in San Rafael, California.

Holiday hiring could be at its highest since 2000

Dec 24, 2014
Strong seasonal retail hiring boosts the spending power of American consumers.
Posted In: jobs report, jobless claims, holiday hiring, jobs numbers

Growing wages, job creation, and your money

Dec 8, 2014
Has the job market changed for you?
Posted In: jobs report, wage growth

Weekly Wrap: Gentrification and and the jobs report

Dec 5, 2014
We talk "York & Fig" on a national level and good news from the Labor Department.
Posted In: jobs report, gentrification
A hiring sign is posted on a shop window in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

Improved job creation expected for November

Dec 5, 2014
A strong hiring season for seasonal retail jobs is also expected.
Posted In: jobs report, jobs numbers, seasonal hiring
Joanely Carrero restocks shelves at a Target store.

Take the jobs report with a grain of salt

Nov 7, 2014
And maybe some pepper too. We don't actually know how many jobs there are.
Posted In: jobs report, unemployment rate, bureau of labor statistics

In a robust labor market, more people say 'I Quit.'

Oct 7, 2014
The Quits Rate in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover report remains low.
Posted In: jobs report, Federal Reserve, labor market

The numbers for October 3, 2014

Oct 3, 2014
Encouraging jobs reports, JPMorgan's data breach and Facebook's new health focus.
Posted In: data breach, Facebook, Ben Bernanke, Health, jobs report

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