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How To Create More Jobs America

How To Create More Jobs America

My recent survey produced a variety of ideas, but most of them had these common elements: replace the Internal Revenue Code with a simpler model, encourage businesses to increase employment, and insist upon tort...

Do You Have Plan B Ready?

Do You Have Plan B Ready?

Cost cutting is the mantra of the times. The axe of cost cutting invariably falls on the employees. It is either through wage reduction, reduced bonuses, reduction of other benefits, reduced work hours or in a worst case scenario in the form job losses.

U.S. Lost Almost 600000 Jobs In January

U.S. Lost Almost 600000 Jobs In January

The United States lost almost 600,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate rose to 7.6 per cent, its highest level in more than 16 years, the Labor Department said on Friday. It was...

US Jobless Rate Drops To Five Per Cent

US Jobless Rate Drops To Five Per Cent

US employers cut far fewer jobs last month than in recent months and the unemployment rate dropped to five per cent, a better-than-expected showing that nonetheless reveals strains in the nation’s labor market. For...