US Economy Adds A Whopping 287,000 JobsEmployers shook off two months of weak hiring in June, suggesting that a resilient U.S. economy is recovering from a slump early in the year. The hiring spurt marked a sharp improvement from May's dismal showing.
Business Owners: Ask These 5 Questions When Interviewing Potential New EmployeesA decade from now, this tech-savvy, team-orientated generation will account for 75 percent of the nation’s workforce.
How To Write A Job Description According To The ExpertsWhether you’ve never hired employees before, or you have lots of experience in the hiring process, it all starts with a well-written and thorough job description.
Rise In Metro-North Commuters Could Signal Stronger EconomyIt looks like it could be another record year down the tracks for Metro-North -- Ridership is up 1.3%, with 630,000 more rides through July.
Town Supervisor: Drone Company Moving To Suffolk Will Bring High Paying JobsTown of Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter said the company will bring in high paying jobs and they have already purchased a number of homes in the area for employees.
City To Pour $140 Million Into Manufacturing, Jobs At Brooklyn Navy YardMayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is investing $140 million in the interest of expanding manufacturing, and creating 3,000 jobs, at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
Survey: Most Adults Don’t Work In The Occupations That They Dreamed Of As KidsChildhood dream crushed! A recent survey in the journal Social Forces found that just 6-percent of adults wound up in the careers that they wanted as children.
Benefits Of Compensated Work Therapy Programs For VeteransIn an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).
STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor MarketIn a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.
Rob Astorino Unveils Jobs Plan In NY Governor RaceRob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New York's economy Tuesday that calls for lower taxes, less red tape, hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and incentives for high-tech industries and agriculture.
Soon-To-Be College Grad From Greenburgh Takes To Helping Peers Find JobsIt is not easy for college graduates to find jobs these days, so one local student has taken matters into her own hands to help herself and others.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Launching Task Force Aiming To Create Jobs, Close Income GapMayor Bill de Blasio is creating a task force to reinvent the city's approach to job training, creation and placement.