ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A new survey by the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) shows that industry executives are optimistic about the prospects for strong growth in 2017, with 99 percent indicating they expect an increase in worksite employees this year, and 38 percent predicting a significant increase. The quarterly survey,…Details
Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits fell for a third week in the last four, showing a resilient labor market. Jobless claims declined by 10,000 to 265,000 in the week ended Dec. 24 from a six-month high in the prior period, a Labor Department report showed Thursday. The number of applications matched the Bloomberg survey’s median…Details
Businesses’ biggest problem in 2017 won’t be weak sales, soft pricing, or even too much regulation, all problems that have plagued companies at different times over the past ten years. No, their biggest problem next year—and more.
Read more: http://fortune.com/2016/12/26/businesses-hiring-employment-trump-immigration/
Wall Street Journal – December 8, 2016
The number of Americans applying for first-time unemployment benefits fell last week, a sign the labor market remains in expansion mode.
To read more: http://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-jobless-claims-decline-signals-still-healthy-labor-market-1481203903