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After combat, a battle for job-hunting veterans

Mar 20, 2014
Partly it's the challenge of translating their skills to a civilian workplace.
Posted In: veterans, Unemployment

Fed stops targeting 6.5% unemployment

Mar 18, 2014
The U.S. is inching toward the unemployment rate the Fed had set as its goal.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Unemployment

What the numbers behind unemployment really mean

Mar 13, 2014
How claims data fit into a bigger picture of unemployment benefits
Posted In: unemployment benefits, Unemployment

PODCAST: February jobs report

Mar 7, 2014
A look at supermarket mergers. And some employers are shifting how they contribute to 401(k) plans.
Posted In: Unemployment, grocery stores, retirement plans

The increasing difficulty of being out of work

Mar 7, 2014
Job seekers try to find work after unemployment benefits run out.
Posted In: unemployment benefits, Unemployment

Snakes not on a plane

Mar 6, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for Friday, March 7, 2014
Posted In: snakes, Unemployment, consumer credit

PODCAST: Dell CEO Michael Dell

Mar 6, 2014
Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand. And getting ready for the next unemployment report.
Posted In: Dell, Unemployment, sxsw

Bad news, bad weather

Feb 21, 2014
Can bad weather be blamed for bad news?
Posted In: weather, seasonal impacts, Unemployment, benefits, Jobs

What seasonally adjusted data does and doesn't mean

Feb 13, 2014
Retail numbers out today don’t look great, sales fell by 0.4 percent in January— when you take into account “seasonal adjustment”.
Posted In: Unemployment, seasonally adjusted data, weather

Looking for a job? How new tech is helping companies find potential employees

Jan 20, 2014
A look at the latest technology that can help job seekers and employers find their perfect match.
Posted In: Unemployment

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