Succeed, Despite the Skills Gap

ADO_Q2-Webinar_twitter-cardWhen it comes to the current employment landscape, businesses have to traverse through some difficult terrain to meet their goals of hiring and retaining talented workers. As shown in the latest jobs report released in April, the unemployment rate reached a seven […]Read article

Retail sales and importation rose in November

As the end of 2012 quickly approaches, Asia Pacific’s economic forecast remains cloudy. Unemployment is still well above average in many nations, business and consumer confidence is lower than usual, and, as has been the case in recent months, Mother Nature continues […]Read article

Regional economic recovery remains sluggish

Last month, economists were encouraged by EMEA’s fiscal figures, as regional business and consumer confidence rose in October, while consumer prices remained stable. Such news was certainly welcomed by global economists and regional governmental officials, in the midst of Europe’s double-dip recession.Read article

National inflation and unemployment remains high

On December 7th, the BLS released its final “The Employment Situation” report of 2012, just four weeks after Superstorm Sandy struck the northeastern United States. The hurricane was anticipated to negatively impact national employment figures, potentially leading to thousands of layoffs, but, […]Read article

Despite Sandy, hiring continues to rise

In early November, the BLS released one of its most positive jobs reports in recent memory, “The Employment Situation – October 2012.” Although many global economists were pleased with the report’s statistics, as 184,000 new private sector jobs were generated in October, […]Read article

Regional unemployment remains low

Back in October, the United States’ national unemployment rate remained below eight percent for the second consecutive month, as the economy generated 171,000 new jobs – the fourth straight month in which more than 100,000 jobs were created. Therefore, the results of […]Read article

Private sector hiring exceeds economists’ projections

Since July, private sector hiring has been quite extensive within the United States, as a majority of sectors have reported a rise in employment. Regardless of such trends, many economists were unsure whether or not private sector hiring would continue to be […]Read article

Will the “fiscal cliff” be avoided?

As the end of 2012 nears, many global economists are presently encouraged by the United States’ latest job growth trends. Not only was November’s employment report more positive than anticipated, but economic recovery has steadily occurred throughout the second half of the […]Read article