ISTANBUL - Activists marking international worker's day Sunday staged a massive march of 200,000 in Turkey's capital and rallied in cities around the world to demand more jobs, better work conditions and higher wages.

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  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn'tUS home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
  • Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April
    The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
  • U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low
    The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
  • Unemployment rates fall in 90 pct. of US cities
    Unemployment rates fell in nearly 90 percent of large U.S. cities in March, though most of the declines likely occurred because more Americans stopped looking for work, rather than found jobs. More
  • “I’m in a union. You’re welcome.” How having strong labor ... - Salon
    'I'm in a Union—You're Welcome': How Having Strong Labor Unions ... -
    08/30/2016 - 2:18 pm | View Link
  • EU orders Apple to pay up to 13B euros in back taxes - Boston Herald
    EU orders Apple to pay up to 13B euros in back taxes - 570News
    08/30/2016 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • If you work for Apple in Ireland your job is safe — for now - CNBC
    If you work for Apple in Ireland your job is safe — for now - Yahoo! Singapore
    08/30/2016 - 1:30 pm | View Link
  • Stark variations in youth unemployment levels across the UK could ... - Ernst & Young
    Stark variations in youth unemployment levels across East of England - Cambridge Network
    08/30/2016 - 12:15 pm | View Link
  • EU slaps Apple with €13 billion back-tax bill owed to Ireland, ... - Japan Times
    BRUSSELS – Apple has to pay up to €13 ... also benefit from the jobs created locally. Apple has 5,500 workers in ... Irish tax collection ...
    08/30/2016 - 9:59 am | View Link
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  • "America's Biggest Ego Workers: Professional Confidence Explored" PayScale Releases New Report
    PayScale, Inc., the world's leading provider of on-demand compensation ... my company for jobs similar to mine." Response choices were: PayScale powers compensation solutions in the cloud to provide immediate visibility into the right pay for any position.
    08/29/2016 - 10:22 pm | View Link
  • Britain’s Hardest Workers: Shocking programme exposes tough realities of low-wage jobs
    I’d apply for all the jobs in the world before I did ... O’Grady said a low pay problem has become a low pay epidemic. She said: “The problem is we’re on a downward cycle of low wages and low demand in the economy. We’re actually incentivising ...
    08/24/2016 - 9:13 pm | View Link
  • First-Hand Look at On-Demand Economy Reveals Workers Love Flexible Hours, Relatively Good Pay
    The report, titled The People Who Power the On-Demand Economy, reveals that while on-demand work hasn't replaced traditional full-time jobs, the industry's workers are finding real value in the new opportunities presented. Some key insights the report ...
    08/24/2016 - 2:50 am | View Link
  • It’s Foolish To Demonized Non-white Foreign Investors/Workers For Political Mileage When...
    This is indeed very significant, particularly because it will be accomplished without the loss of public service jobs. Yet PM Christie and his government ... Their international clients pay this foreign company for their services in foreign currency.
    08/20/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • How Do On-Demand Workers Really Feel About Their Jobs?
    As on-demand workers become an increasingly significant portion of the total workforce, there’s been plenty of debate about whether full-time on-demand workers should be offered benefits and pay like traditional ... their on-demand jobs was that it ...
    08/16/2016 - 6:40 am | View Link
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  • The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion ...
    The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion people By Richard Dobbs, Anu Madgavkar, Dominic Barton, Eric Labaye, James Manyika, Charles Roxburgh, Susan ...
    08/28/2016 - 9:42 am | View Website
  • Skilled worker
    A skilled worker is any worker who has special skill, training, knowledge, and ability in their work. A skilled worker may have attended a college, university or ...
    08/28/2016 - 2:47 am | View Website
  • Workfast
    Hire temp workers On Demand when you need them. Skilled workers ready to start in a few clicks, get matched directly to the most talented workers.
    08/25/2016 - 8:41 am | View Website
  • Social Workers : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S ...
    Social workers help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. One group of social workers—clinical social workers—also diagnose and treat ...
    08/24/2016 - 7:55 pm | View Website
  • O'Hare Airport operations workers on strike demand better ...
    They want better pay for what they do. Tarmac workers make less than $13 an hour. Wheelchair attendants make less than $7 an hour. "Minimum wages, really, we get paid.
    03/31/2016 - 7:25 am | View Website
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