Employment

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A new study shows that if a pool of four candidates for a job includes only one woman, her chances for getting hired are statistically zero.

Uber drives into business travel, expensing

A big theme in this election cycle has been the so-called gig economy. It’s fueled by the likes of fresh hotel competitor Airbnb along with ride sharing apps like Lyft and Uber.

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There were 5.4 million job openings in February according to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary (JOLTS) report.

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March’s jobs report was solid, but it contained a warning signal of slower labor growth ahead.

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Private companies are continuing to add jobs, with 200,000 new positions created in March, according to the latest count from ADP and Moody’s.

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Here are 5 simple do’s and don’ts when you sit down at the negotiating table for a raise.

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Job openings rose in January, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Thursday.

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The February jobs report supports the case that the Fed doesn’t have to rush to increase interest rates, BlackRock bond guru Jeff Rosenberg says.

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Amid rising recession expectations and turbulence financial markets, companies kept on creating jobs in February.

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Hires inched high enough to surpass December 2007, the first month of the recession.

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Hiring slowed substantially in January, but the fact that more people were working for higher pay signals strength.

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In his State of the Union address, President Obama vowed to keep fighting for workers’rights. Here’s how.

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Dust off those résumés, job seekers. January 6 is the busiest day of the year to look for a new gig, according to job search site Monster.

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Despite having taken big strides in the workplace over the past few decades, women continue to earn less than men. And the gap only increases with age.

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With the job market getting more competitive, some employers are betting on a new benefit that actually matters to most people, especially millennials. Beginning in January, companies including PwC and Natixis Global Asset Management will offer a student loan repayment program to its employees, and other businesses will follow. The aim is to attract young, …