According to today’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) report, the unemployment rate dropped a staggering .3% to 7%. In the process 203,000 new jobs were created. This brings the total to 1,235,000 new jobs created over the last seven months!
Job creation was across the board in most sectors including:
99% of organizations will be closed on Christmas Day this year, with 85% also closed for the holidays on Tuesday, January 1st, 2013.
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Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. This week we'll be talking about company culture, Talent communities, Career Sites, the changing labor market and building stronger Twitter connections.
Here are the articles our that interested us this week (in no particular order),…Continue
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The Department of Labor (DOL) is enlisting employees in its war against Wage and Hour violations and arming them with high-tech tools to help them identify when they have been a victim of one of these violations.
The DOL has been steadily increasing its efforts to inform employees about their rights. Last year, the agency released the "We Can Help" Web…Continue
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Vacation Plan for it, Better Economic Times Plan for it, Promotion Plan for it, Increased labor demand; plan for it. Here are some tips on how you can make a difference and get the things you want by Planning. Turn your Economic Worries into Action.
How would you like to lighten your…Continue
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The government has focused a lot of attention lately on workplace issues, increasing enforcement against such problems as worker misclassification and…Continue
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Temporary/contract staffing seems to be a hot topic on the Internet lately, and not just on Web sites that cater to recruiters or staffing agencies.
Many mainstream sources are reporting on a trend we have been tracking for months: that contract staffing seems to be leading the way in…Continue
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