U.S. initial jobless claims drop to 410,000

Filings remain elevated as Northeast grapples with Sandy fallout By Greg Robb, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — First-time applications for unemployment benefits declined sharply last week, government data showed Wednesday, but the number of new claims filed...

BECOMING AN APPROACHABLE MANAGER

The worst assumption that managers can make about their area of responsibility is that they know everything that is going on in the department. In reality, they only know what their people want them to know or think they need to know. Managers who are approachable...

May 2011 Jobs Data

May jobs growth slows to 54,000, a nine-month low 10:15 am ET 06/03/2011 – MarketWatch Databased News WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — In disappointing news for the White House, Wall Street and Main Street, U.S. job gains slowed to a crawl in May and the...

Tips on Choosing a Staffing Firm

Tips on Choosing a Staffing Firm In today’s rapidly changing business climate, efficiency and effectiveness are crucial to your organization’s survival. This means you must have the right person for the job—any job—whether that job is temporary or...

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