Job Market Update: Leading Industries & Regional Update

Screen Shot 2015-03-12 at 1.55.48 PMThe highest employment gains occurred in food services and drinking places, professional and business services, construction, healthcare and transportation and warehousing. Taking a closer look at the industries, here are some key sector highlights from the BLS “The Employment Situation – February […]Read article

Job Market Update: 295,000 Jobs Created in February

Source: BLS “The Employment Situation report – February 2015” February was another impressive month for nonfarm payroll employment, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The February 2015 unemployment report showed an overall monthly gain of 295,000 jobs, while the unemployment rate […]Read article

Where does the U.S. Rank in Top Talent?

With 2.95 million jobs added in 2014—the strongest year of growth since 1999—and unemployment rates in the mid-five percent range, it may be easy to believe that the labor market challenges of the last few years are a thing of the past, […]Read article

Job Market Update: 2015’s Leading Industries

Source: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “The Employment Situation – January 2014″  The highest employment gains occurred in retail trade, construction, health care, financial activities and manufacturing, however, the unemployment rate saw little change, finishing at 5.7 percent. Taking a closer look at […]Read article

The Professional & Business Services Sector Leads December’s Job Growth

Source: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “The Employment Situation – December 2014″  Employment gains were highest in professional and business services, construction, food services and drinking places, healthcare and manufacturing. Here are some key sector highlights from the BLS “The Employment Situation – […]Read article

Job Market Update: Metro & Regional Area Highlights

Regional and State Overview: Looking to the BLS’ latest “Regional and State Employment and Unemployment” report, both regional and state unemployment rates saw little change in the United States during the month of November. 41 states and the District of Columbia had […]Read article

Job Market Update: 2.8 Million New Jobs Created in 2014

Source: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “The Employment Situation – December 2014″ The year finished strong in terms of job growth, as December brought 252,000 new jobs to the U.S. economy. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released its December 2014 unemployment report, and […]Read article