Virus Slams U.S. With Massive April Job Losses
“The jobs report from hell is here — one never seen before and unlikely to be seen again barring another pandemic or meteor hitting the earth."
Weekly Jobless Claims Soar to Record 6.64M
Job losses amid the coronavirus pandemic amount to "a staggering, sudden blow to American workers never seen before in the U.S. economy."
U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Fall to 222,000
“The underlying trend in claims remains consistent with a strong labor market."
U.S. Job Vacancies Fall to 7.22 Million in July
The government's latest JOLTS report "indicates that this is actually a labor market that is losing momentum."
U.S. Consumer Spending Surges 0.6% in July
“The consumer is still very sturdy and providing fundamental strength to the overall economy,” an economist says.
How Finance Leaders Can Hire and Keep Talent
Basing career culture on experiences instead of titles and promotions can lower the cost of new hires and help retain valued employees: Gartner.
CFOs Support Immigration Reform to Help with Talent Shortage
U.S. finance chiefs are strongly in favor of more accommodative immigration policies, finds the Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey.
No Matter How Bright the Star, One Isn’t Enough
Here's why finance executives who fail to adequately develop their teams limit their own career potential.
Labor Shortage Hits Foxconn’s U.S. Plant Project
The Taiwanese firm denies a report that it is recruiting Chinese workers to fill a staffing gap at its Wisconsin factory.
U.S. Adds 250,00 Jobs, Wages Rise 3.1%
The October jobs report is "another reminder of the labor market’s persistent strength even as the stock market has swerved down in recent weeks."
CFOs Back Immigration Reform to Aid Hiring
The Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook survey shows strong support among finance chiefs for easing restrictions on foreign students.