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Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Tuesday that the US labor market still showed cyclical weakness and inflation continued to fall, making any interest rate hike unlikely before June.

Why inflation is the new variable to watch

Feb 26, 2015
With employment and salaries improving, policymakers are focusing on inflation
Posted In: inflation, The Federal Reserve, wages, Unemployment
Job Fair in San Francisco

Good news and bad news on jobs

Nov 7, 2014
The economy added 214,000 new jobs last month, but that's not the full picture.
Posted In: Jobs, bureau of labor statistics, Unemployment

Is unemployment really worse in the South?

Nov 3, 2014
Jobless rates are up in some Southern states. But the numbers may be misleading.
Posted In: Unemployment, South, job market

The jobs mismatch

Oct 8, 2014
There's a disconnect between the jobs market and what workers are looking for.
Posted In: Unemployment, job market

How the president might tout the economy

Oct 2, 2014
While unemployment has fallen to 6.1 percent, many people still feel uneasy.
Posted In: Barack Obama, Unemployment

The JOLTS report, or how secure you feel about your job

Sep 9, 2014
What this report tells us outside the numbers.
Posted In: Jobs, Labor Department, Unemployment, economic indicators

The jobs report: strong, steady job growth takes hold

Sep 4, 2014
Unemployment's likely to keep falling in 2015, but wages aren't rising in response.
Posted In: Unemployment, Job creation, economic growth

Survey says: People don't trust pollsters anymore

Aug 27, 2014
As the way we use our phones changes, pollsters get left behind.
Posted In: jobs numbers, Unemployment, polls

Small Business remains hopeful during slow season

Jul 23, 2014
YellowWood Group CEO Olalah Njenga is hopeful about the future of her business
Posted In: hiring, Small Business, Unemployment

Long-term unemployed suffer shaky re-employment

Jul 22, 2014
After a long separation from working, it’s difficult to find jobs that last.
Posted In: Unemployment, job search, job seekers

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