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Hot Off the Press: Explore Careers With the 2014-2015 Occupational Outlook Handbook

Filed in Jobs, Workforce Development by on January 8, 2014 1 Comment
Hot Off the Press: Explore Careers With the 2014-2015 Occupational Outlook Handbook

Editor’s note: This has been cross-posted from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Commissioner’s Corner. Today the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the 2014–2015 edition of the information-packed Occupational Outlook Handbook. The OOH is a searchable career guide that covers more than 300 occupations. It’s widely used by students, job seekers, people who are considering changing careers […]

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America’s Economy at Your Fingertips

America’s Economy at Your Fingertips

Several federal statistical agencies produce monthly and quarterly snapshots of key sectors within the U.S. economy known as “economic indicators.” Among them is my agency, the Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, as well as the Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Economic indicators are used by the government and the public for […]

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Meet BLS Commissioner Erica Groshen

Filed in DOL, Open Government by on June 14, 2013 3 Comments
Meet BLS Commissioner Erica Groshen

Editor’s note: The Bureau of Labor Statistics is headed by commissioners who are appointed by the president and serve four-year terms. We asked the current commissioner to introduce herself in this post and share a little bit about the future of BLS. It is a labor economist’s dream to head an agency like the Labor […]

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