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The unemployment rate dropped below 4 percent in April, for the first time since 2000. Here are five more things you should know from the April 2018 Employment Situation report.
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As 2017 draws to a close, we’re looking back at some of our most popular blog posts from the past year. Have you read them?
For people who can’t imagine working inside all day, there’s good news: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly half of all jobs required outdoor work in 2016.
In recognition of Hispanic women’s significant contributions to the labor force, here are six statistics demonstrating their growing influence as drivers of economic productivity and entrepreneurs.
Someone who has the right social media instincts can turn those skills into an exciting career. Here's a closer look at some of the occupations that involve social media.
A new report from the Small Business Administration highlights the impact of women-owned businesses on the U.S. economy.
Have you heard of Flossie Wong-Staal, Isabella Abbott and Chien-Shuing Wu? They've all made remarkable contributions to STEM fields.
Needs and spending habits change over time. How do yours stack up against those of older households?
You may not know the men and women who collect data for the Bureau of Labor Statistics, but their findings have a real impact on your life.
Occupations related to eldercare are projected to be among the fastest growing in the economy over the next decade.