Millenials Bearing the Brunt of the Weak Job Market

As Millennials (those born between 1981 and 2000) enter the workforce in increasing numbers, it has become clear that the lack of employment opportunities in the job market is impacting this generation more than older generations, which could hold them back for their entire career.

Because an employee’s raises over the course of his . . . → Read More: Millenials Bearing the Brunt of the Weak Job Market

2011: A Year of Significant Job Growth?

Several of the first credible reports on the health of the job growth in the U.S. point to significant additions ahead in the labor market for 2011.

On Wednesday, the ADP employment report indicated a gigantic 297,000 surge for December private payrolls. This gain is far outside even the most high-end of expectations for . . . → Read More: 2011: A Year of Significant Job Growth?

Economic Events on January 6, 2011

The monthly Chain Store Sales report will be released today.  This report on sales in chain stores gives a look at the health of stores that make up about 10% of all retail sales.

The Monster Employment Index for December was released today, and the index moved down 4 points to a value of . . . → Read More: Economic Events on January 6, 2011