In some cases, the pandemic has been an accelerant of labor trends that were already underway, like increasing automation and digitalization of jobs.
America's employers slowed the pace of their hiring in November, adding 210,000 jobs, the lowest monthly gain in nearly a year. But Friday's r…
U.S. employers slowed the pace of their hiring in November, adding a sluggish 210,000 jobs, the fewest in nearly a year.
Could it be that girls aren’t pursuing jobs in computer science and engineering because society has told them that’s not what they want to do? Three scholars weigh in.
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A record share of workers quit their jobs in September. A human resources scholar explains how this is a trend that predates the pandemic.
So many factors go into deciding whether to quit your job, but pay is a big one.
Deere executives said Wednesday that the company wouldn't return to the bargaining table with striking workers because it wouldn't offer a bet…
The "Group of 20" world leaders including President Joe Biden plan to deter global businesses from stashing profits in "tax havens" where they pay little or no taxes. Would a first-ever global minimum tax reap billions or kill jobs? This Q&A gives you the basics.
While Illinois employment officials hail the state's 5.5% unemployment rate as good news, some area employers still are struggling to find workers.
One of the COVID-19 pandemic’s most significant long-term effects on the economy could be rising wages.
A walkout would bring film and television productions across the country to a standstill and would be the biggest Hollywood labor dispute in more than a decade.
A U.S.-based economist won the Nobel prize for economics Monday for pioneering research that showed an increase in minimum wage does not lead …
The widespread turn to remote work was one of the most prominent effects of the COVID-19 economy. When the pandemic struck in the spring of 20…
Whether you’re pushed into it or have time to make a plan, following these steps can help you transition your business from a side hustle to self-employment.
Labor Day 2021 represents a perilous crossroads for millions of Americans: Two primary anchors of the government's COVID-19 protection package are ending. Plus, view 3 charts that show the national jobs picture.
These three charts, updating monthly, capture unemployment changes, job gains/losses and the overall labor participation rate