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 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'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
  • Stephen Gordon: Quebec is struggling to find enough workers. Yet employers aren't offering to pay more
    Employers are complaining that they can’t find workers to fill vacant posts, and for what it’s worth, I’m seeing a lot of notices at various establishments here in Quebec City announcing that workers are in urgent demand. This is, it need hardly be ...
    12/18/2017 - 5:18 am | View Link
  • Contracted Airport Workers at Dulles to Announce Potential Strike that Could Impact Holiday Travel
    Washington, D.C. –Contracted service workers at Dulles International Airport will announce Monday their decision to authorize hundreds of workers to walk off the job on strike if necessary, during the holiday season to demand that their employer ...
    12/18/2017 - 5:02 am | View Link
  • The Uncounted
    “It’s always ‘where are the jobs’ and ‘how much do that pay,’ but not how people behave ... that analyze how the supply of skilled workers matches the employer demand — if enough students are graduating from post-secondary programs ...
    12/18/2017 - 1:57 am | View Link
  • A Guide to Why the Trump-Republican Tax Plan is a Disgrace (When you Confront Republican Uncle Bob During the Holidays)
    They didn't invest. They just bought up more shares of their own stock, and increased executive pay. (2) Companies expand and create jobs when there's more demand for their goods and services. That demand comes from customers who have the money to buy what ...
    12/16/2017 - 7:32 am | View Link
  • Bosses in Japan eager to invest in workers, but not through higher pay
    Only 4.9% said they would lift pay by more than in 2017 ... from the factory floor to the back office. "A shift toward jobs that demand a high level of creativity is inevitable, as is skill acquisition," said Masahiro Okafuji, president of trading house ...
    12/13/2017 - 8:34 am | View Link
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  • Shortage of skilled workers drags down UK jobs market ...
    Shortage of skilled workers drags down UK jobs market, driving up pay inflation Engineers, nurses and construction workers are in short supply, depressing ...
    12/14/2017 - 8:03 am | View Website
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    12/14/2017 - 5:19 am | View Website
  • The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion ...
    Strains on the global labor force are becoming painfully evident. Market forces will fail to resolve demand and supply imbalances for tens of millions of skilled and ...
    12/14/2017 - 2:41 am | View Website
  • U.S. Employers Struggle To Match Workers With Open Jobs
    U.S. Employers Struggle To Match Workers With Open Jobs Many employers complain about not being able to find workers with the right skills, but experts ...
    12/8/2017 - 11:52 am | View Website
  • Social Workers : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S ...
    Social workers help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. Clinical social workers also diagnose and treat mental, behavioral, and emotional issues.
    10/23/2017 - 7:59 pm | View Website
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