In 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.
A survey finds the summer job market for teens is starting to improve.
The concern is employers will now have a wait and see attitude about hiring, and for those who’ve been on the hunt for sometime, it feels like a setback.
Even though the state’s unemployment rate is still above 8 percent, the Bay State is turning into one of the biggest job producers in the nation.
Biotechnology company Genzyme is cutting 392 positions as it starts the first phase of a plan to eliminate 1,000 by the end of next year.
Companies showed a lack of confidence about hiring for a third straight month in July, making it likely the economy will grow more slowly the rest of the year. The unemployment rate was unchanged at […]