June jobs report is not expected to show an economic slowdown or a recession looming

June jobs report is not expected to show an economic slowdown or a recession looming

Part Owner and Executive Chef Steve Kemper, prepares food in the kitchen at the Go Fish! Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania, April 8, 2021. Ben Hasty | Media News Group | Reading Eagle via Getty Images June’s employment report is expected to show strong hiring continues across a broad range of … Read more

Hot job market and Great Resignation persist despite recession threat

Hot job market and Great Resignation persist despite recession threat

mixetto | E+ | Getty Images Workers are still reaping the benefits of a hot job market characterized by few layoffs, ample job openings and a high level of voluntary departures, according to US Department of Labor data issued Wednesday. The numbers reveal that the pandemic-era trend known as the “Great Resignation” is still in … Read more

Google memo to employees on Roe v. wade overturn

Google memo to employees on Roe v.  wade overturn

Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks at a panel at the CEO Summit of the Americas hosted by the US Chamber of Commerce on June 09, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images Google sent a companywide email Friday about the historic Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, explaining employees in affected … Read more

More Companies Start to Rescind Job Offers

More Companies Start to Rescind Job Offers

Businesses in several different industries are rescinding job offers they made just a few months ago, in a sign the tightest labor market in decades may be showing cracks. Companies including Twitter Inc. real-estate brokerage Redfin Corp. and cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global Inc. have rescinded offers in recent weeks. Employers in other pockets of the … Read more

401(k) plans may not last long enough in retirement

401(k) plans may not last long enough in retirement

Elena Kurkutova | Istock | Getty Images Older Americans may have a number of different goals with their retirement savings. But usually their main goal is the same: to make it last. Unfortunately, many younger baby boomers and members of subsequent generations who don’t have access to a traditional pension could outlive the funds in … Read more

Apple workers in Maryland vote for company’s first unionized store in US

Apple workers in Maryland vote for company's first unionized store in US

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at an Apple store. mike segar | Reuters Employees at an Apple store in Towson, Maryland voted Saturday to join a union, a significant achievement for organized labor that could encourage employees at other Apple stores to unionize. The Towson store is the first unionized Apple … Read more

Apple workers in Maryland vote for company’s first unionized store in US

Apple workers in Maryland vote for company's first unionized store in US

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at an Apple store. mike segar | Reuters Employees at an Apple store in Towson, Maryland voted Saturday to join a union, a significant achievement for organized labor that could encourage employees at other Apple stores to unionize. The Towson store is the first unionized Apple … Read more

Businesses are preparing for a crypto winter—here’s what that means

Businesses are preparing for a crypto winter—here's what that means

Companies are showing concerns of a recession, and in the crypto space, many are preparing for a crypto winter. Coinbase is laying off 18% of its workforce, or roughly 1,100 people, according to an email sent to employees Tuesday morning. CEO Brian Armstrong said the company grew “too quickly” during a bull market and expressed … Read more

Teen summer workers are winning higher pay and more flexibility this year

Teen summer workers are winning higher pay and more flexibility this year

When Jennifer Sutton opened her small business, Guest Haus Juicery, in September 2021, she turned to teenage workers to fill gaps in the hiring market. Sutton initially thought her two teen employees would staff the register at her Park City, Utah-based cafe, but a tight labor environment forced Sutton to think differently about how she … Read more