Massachusetts Gains Jobs, Lowers Unemployment RateIn the latest job statistics, Massachusetts gained an estimated 13,500 jobs while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.8 percent.
Mass. Unemployment Rate Holds Steady At 6 PercentThe state's unemployment rate held steady at 6 percent in June, according to figures released Thursday.
Mass. Unemployment Rate Dips To 7.4 PercentThe unemployment rate in Massachusetts dipped two percentage points in August to 7.4 percent, despite an estimated loss of nearly 9,000 jobs.
Mass. Construction Sector Struggles With Prospects Of Prolonged JoblessnessThe construction sector's summer of hope is turning with the weather, as what once appeared to be a budding recovery may now be shaping up to be nothing more than a temporary fix.
State Street Corp. To Trim 558 Jobs In Mass.State Street Corp. plans to cut 558 jobs in Massachusetts as part of a restructuring of the Boston-based financial firm's information technology operations.
Study Shows Summer Jobs Limited For Teens Across U.S.New research shows teenagers will have a tough time looking for summer jobs in Massachusetts this year.
Working In The Commonwealth: Mass Challenge Helping Startups, EntrepreneursMass Challenge is helping entrepreneurs navigate through the difficult economy.
Working In The Commonwealth: Farmers, Artists Following Their DreamFarmers and artists are following their dream in Massachusetts despite tough economic times.
Working In The Commonwealth: Where Are The Jobs?Who is hiring right now in Massachusetts?
Working In The Commonwealth: Recession Hits Older Workers HardThe "Great Recession" has taken a heavy toll on the mature worker.
Working In The Commonwealth: Reducing UnemploymentJobs are a key part of our identity, so much so, that being without one for a long period of time has a profound impact on one's psyche.
Technology Companies Hiring In MassachusettsWhile many employers still aren't hiring in Massachusetts, large technology companies are an exception, especially when it comes to jobs in research and development.
Wegmans Hiring Local WorkersWegmans Food Market is hiring 150 full-time positions for its Northboro store.
Evergreen Solar's Future In Mass. QuestionedThe future of Evergreen Solar’s presence in Massachusetts is coming into question.
Amid High Unemployment, Lawmakers Fail To Get Jobs Panel Off GroundA jobs commission ordered almost two years ago by Gov. Deval Patrick and the Legislature to find ways to create and maintain jobs in Massachusetts has never met, causing some to view the panel as a missed opportunity during a period of high unemployment.