The US Labor Market Is A House Of Cards

The US Labor Market Is A House Of Cards – Here Are The Reasons Why In typical Orwellian fashion, the Biden Administration and the corporate media have attempted to rewrite history and...

These 15 industries still desperately need to fill jobs right now as the labor shortage rages on

Some sectors, like warehousing and storage, have fully rebounded and then some. Others, like travel agencies, remain a long way from recovery.

Small business optimism drops to record low

National Federation of Independent Business Optimism Index fell by 0.1 points last month to 93.1. Number of small business owners expecting conditions to improve over the next six months dropped...

The 10 best U.S. cities for finding a summer job

A labor shortage and imminent spike in travel demand has left employers desperate to hire. The employment rate for 16- to 19-year-olds this summer will reach 32.8%, the highest rate in 15 years....

Economic Report: Rising wages and labor shortage threaten U.S. effort to tame inflation quickly

The rate of inflation jumped to as high as 8.5% from less than 2% just 16 months ago. High inflation was largely fueled by too much demand for goods and too little supply. Businesses couldn't get...

How the cookie crumbles: Girl Scouts learn about supply and demand challenges in sales this year

Adventurefuls have fallen victim to the supply chain woes felt by manufacturers. Not enough of the new variety of cookies can be produced to supply booth sales. A labor shortage in one of the...

United, Spirit announce pay bumps amid Omicron-driven labor shortage

United and Spirit have both announced pay incentives in an effort to alleviate labor shortages. United pilots are eligible for triple pay for extra unstaffed flights they pick up through January...

The data that shows Boomers are to blame for the labor shortage

The myth that young people don't want to work is wrong. Early retirement is having a huge impact on the labor market. retiring boomers, far more than "lazy" millennials, are the biggest force...

The American worker is about to get their biggest raise since 2008

Wages are set to rise 3.9% next year, the most since 2008, according to the Conference Board. The decade-high pay bump is fueled by the labor shortage and historically strong inflation. Salary...

The co-founder of a San Francisco pizza chain says he received no applications for an assistant manager, despite...

The co-founder of a San Francisco pizza chain says he received no applications for an assistant manager, despite raising the salary to $70,000. Businesses across many industries are finding it...

Airlines are raising wages and hiring amid labor shortage

U.S. airlines plan to hire tens of thousands of new employees to fill the gaps created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Airlines are raising wages and hiring amid labor shortage in the U.S., experts say....

U.S. jobless claims drop to pandemic low of 269,000 as firms avoid layoffs during labor shortage

New jobless benefit claims dropped by 14,000 to 269,000 in the seven days ended Oct. 30. Last month new unemployment filings dropped below the key 300,000 level for the first time since the start...

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