New Jersey's Unemployment Rate Sees Largest Drop In 35 YearsJobs are growing quickly in the Garden State.
Job Hunt Frustrates Recent College GraduatesNearly half of recent college graduates say they can't find jobs that require degrees, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics study.
New Jersey Unemployment Rate Dips To 8.6 PercentFor the fourth consecutive month, New Jersey's jobless rate has dropped.
How To Land Your Next JobIts one of the biggest worries for a lot of Americans today: Getting a job. For some who have been out of the workplace for awhile, getting hired can be even harder. But it's not impossible, according to Steven Greenberg, employment expert and CBS radio host of "Your Next Job."
March Unemployment Report Sends Stocks Down Employers added just 88,000 jobs in March, the fewest number in nine months, and analysts fear it could signal the economy is heading into a weak spring.
Chamber Of Commerce Launches New Website, Holds Job Fair For VetsAccording to newly-released Department of Labor statistics, veterans under 35 who have served in Iraq or Afghanistan have an unemployment rate around 11 percent.
New Jersey's 2012 Job Gains The Most Since 2000The New Jersey Labor Department said the state gained 66,400 jobs in 2012. The figure is more than 18,000 greater than the preliminary estimate made in January.
Councilman: Bloomberg's Veto Of Jobless Discrimination Bill Will Not StandA New York City Councilman said he expects the Council to override Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s veto of a bill that would have prevented employers from shunning out-of-work job-seekers.
Bloomberg To Veto Bill Prohibiting Employers From Excluding Unemployed Applicants Speaker Christine Quinn said the council would override a veto of the bill that would prohibit employers from using a person's employment status in a hiring decision.
Gov. Cuomo Announces Federal Grant To Help Get Thousands Of New Yorkers Back To WorkThe New York State Department of Labor is administering the funds and will work with communities to help deploy workers to job sites.
Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Opinion: Ten Reasons Mitt Romney Lost The ElectionToday, Republicans feel a combination of confusion, disbelief, and anger as to how a slim majority of Americans can possibly want four more years of the Obama administration in the White House. To many, it seems inconceivable that people want to take a chance on more of the same.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: President Obama Says Vote For RevengeOn Friday, President Barack Obama told his supporters at a campaign rally – inside a public high school, no less – to vote for revenge!
Federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance Now Available To New Yorkers Affected By SandyDisaster unemployment benefits are available to provide financial support to anyone who has lost their job and live or work in the Bronx, Kings, New York, Richmond, Queens, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland and Westchester counties.