Too Old for Hard Labor, but Still on the Job

Gary Dudich, 64, followed in his father's footsteps to become an ironworker in the Cleveland area after graduating from high school. He retired in 2007 after three decades of practicing his craft. His pension is $1,924 a month, after taxes and health care premiums are deducted.

August 16, 2016

Steady hiring is now benefiting a broader range of Americans

WASHINGTON - Years of steady job gains have finally begun to benefit a wider range of Americans, including those with less education and in lower-paying jobs. A second straight month of robust hiring - 255,000 jobs added in July - pointed to employer confidence that suggested that the economy is powering through a slump that struck early this year.

August 11, 2016

Where US Workers Found Jobs: Schools and Restaurants Led Way

WASHINGTON - It was a solid month of hiring for teachers, hospital workers, restaurant staff and computer developers as employers added 255,000 jobs in July. On a seasonally adjusted basis, professional services gained 70,000 workers in July, with growth in computer systems, architectural and engineering jobs. In the leisure sector, restaurants added 21,200.

August 9, 2016

5 Tips to Keep Your Job Search a Secret

When you suddenly start sharing updates on LinkedIn, making radical changes to your LinkedIn profile or begin disappearing from the office, you send red flags to colleagues and your manager. It's important for your job security to keep your job search a secret from your fellow employees and your manager.

August 7, 2016