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
  • Infrastructure investment: can it save us from failed monetary ... - Brisbane Times
    ... businesses), along with workers who ... couldn't stimulate weak demand – ... – real activity and real jobs. ... share buy-backs and ...
    05/2/2016 - 11:31 am | View Link
  • Aussie Debt Rising Faster Than Euro-Area Puts AAA Rating at Risk - Bloomberg
    ... to bolster growth and jobs rather than rushing to surplus to pay down ... to import prices, as demand from ... is curbing the number of ...
    05/2/2016 - 11:08 am | View Link
  • 16 Young Americans Shaping the 2016 Election By Zoe Carpenter - Rolling Stone
    ... activists and campaign workers to ... are too busy working a handful of shit-paying jobs to pay off debt or ... but he's also in demand with ...
    05/2/2016 - 10:43 am | View Link
  • Airport workers demand fair wages, better jobs on May Day -
    ... being laid off and forced to reapply for jobs at much lower pay rates. According to the involved unions, at least 200 workers were never...
    05/2/2016 - 9:55 am | View Link
  • How does your pay stack up? See D-FW's top, bottom job wages - Dallas Morning News
    ... the D-FW area, which can create more demand for skilled workers to fill ... wage jobs are more common, it’s more likely that those jobs will ...
    05/2/2016 - 8:18 am | View Link
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  • Gov. Rick Scott Offers California Businesses Cheap-Ass Florida Workers At Bargain Basement Prices
    You can pay our workers less! Because Floridians are far less valuable ... By raising the minimum wage in California, 700,000 people are going to lose their jobs, there are a lot of opportunities for companies to prosper in Florida and compete here ...
    05/3/2016 - 9:45 am | View Link
  • Workers Wanted: Polling workers needed in metro Detroit
    From Detroit to Canton, Trenton to Northville, the need is great. . The one-day jobs are for the August 2nd primary and ... Computer skills are in high demand. Pay ranges from $100-to-160 for the day, depending on the jurisdiction. Hours vary, too.
    05/3/2016 - 1:09 am | View Link
  • ‘Demand for workers in Qatar still high’
    The Government of Nepal recently said that labourers coming to Qatar will have to pay no more than Nepali Rs10,000 ... What is the current demand for workers in Qatar? I believe thousands of workers are needed to complete projects, especially those related ...
    05/2/2016 - 8:28 am | View Link
  • Airport workers demand fair wages, better jobs on May Day
    A series of contract changes last year resulted in hundreds of workers in the airport's refuelling, wheelchair assistance and de-icing services being laid off and forced to reapply for jobs at much lower pay rates. According to the involved unions ...
    05/2/2016 - 2:29 am | View Link
  • Jobs, globalization and election promises
    The question of what has happened to jobs in the United States is of course of the utmost ... is going down because productivity increases are exceeding increases in demand for manufactured products by a significant amount.’ … “No matter how high ...
    05/1/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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  • Social Workers : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S ...
    Employment growth will be driven by increased demand for healthcare and social services, ... job growth, and pay of social workers with similar occupations.
    04/30/2016 - 11:00 am | View Website
  • Social Worker Salary
    A Social Worker earns an average salary of $42,003 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
    04/30/2016 - 8:01 am | View Website
  • Social Work Salary Survey
    Social Work Salaries Demand for social workers is on the rise! According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics most recent figures in 2006 social workers held about ...
    04/30/2016 - 6:35 am | View Website
  • In Demand Therapy and Social Work Jobs
    In Demand Therapy and Social Work Jobs ... Salary: Social work jobs yield an average salary of about $42,500. Demand: The job outlook for social workers will benefit ...
    04/29/2016 - 10:25 am | View Website
  • The Most In-Demand Jobs (And What They Pay)
    This week we checked out the most in-demand jobs in seven major U.S. industries, as well as what employers are looking for in employees.
    02/5/2016 - 6:57 pm | View Website
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