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Unemployment Down in 63 Percent of Metro Areas, Report Says

Unemployment Down in 63 Percent of Metro Areas, Report Says

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends From The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics   Unemployment rates for the month of August were lower than the year previous in 242 out of 387 metropolitan areas, higher in 123 areas and unchanged in 22 areas, according the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Metropolitan Area […]

July Unemployment Down in 72 Percent of Metropolitan Areas, Report Says

July Unemployment Down in 72 Percent of Metropolitan Areas, Report Says

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends From The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

June’s Employment Gains up 97 Percent Over 3 Month Average

June’s Employment Gains up 97 Percent Over 3 Month Average

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends From The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

May Job Growth Down 69 Percent Over April

May Job Growth Down 69 Percent Over April

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends From U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report Atlanta, GA (June 30, 2016) A monthly report released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statics on Friday, June 3, revealed a marginal increase of 38,000 in the number of employed persons for the month of May.  […]

This Week in Career Advice: June 6 to June 12, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: June 6 to June 12, 2016

  Every week, the JobsWeb.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we take a look at salary negotiations, promotions and performance reviews.   Should I Accept A Promotion If I’m Planning To Quit? You’ve finally been offered the promotion you’ve always wanted, but you’re already out the door. Should you accept it?   Staying or […]

April Employment Gains Down 23 Percent Over March

April Employment Gains Down 23 Percent Over March

ATLANTA, GA (MAY 28, 2016) — The Economic Situation report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, May 6, 2016, revealed a growth of 160,000 jobs for the month of April, a decrease of 23 percent or 48,000 over March’s gain of 208,000 jobs. Unemployment for the month remained at 5.0 percent, or 7.9 […]

March Employment Down 12 Percent Over February

March Employment Down 12 Percent Over February

The Economic Situation report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, April 1, 2016, revealed a growth of 215,000 jobs for the month of March, a decrease of 12 percent or 30,000 over February’s gain of 245,000 jobs. Unemployment for the month increased slightly to 5.0 percent, or 8 million unemployed persons. Over the year, […]

February Employment Growth Up 41 Percent Over January

February Employment Growth Up 41 Percent Over January

The Economic Situation report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, March 4, 2016, revealed a growth of 242,000 jobs for the month of February, an increase of 41 percent or 70,000 over January’s gain of 172,000 jobs. Unemployment for the month remained at 4.9 percent, or 7.8 million unemployed persons. Over the […]

January Employment Growth Down 43 Percent over December

January Employment Growth Down 43 Percent over December

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends The Economic Situation report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, February 5, 2016, revealed a growth of 151,000 jobs for the month of January, a decrease of 42 percent over December’s gain of 262,000 jobs. Unemployment for the month decreased slightly to 4.9 percent, or […]

December Employment Increases by 15.8 Percent Over November

December Employment Increases by 15.8 Percent Over November

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends The Economic Situation reportreleased by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, January 8, 2016, revealed a growth of 292,000 jobs for the month of December, an increase of 15.8 percent over November’s gain of 252,000 jobs.   Unemployment for the month of December remained unchanged at […]