Tag Archives: Employment

May 2016 Employment — A Statistical Perspective

May 2016 Job Growth – a Paltry 38,000 (Preliminary) Net New Jobs Unemployment Rate Falls from 5.0 Percent in April 2016 to 4.7 Percent in May 2016 So what happened to the May 2016 employment data, which added just 38,000 net new jobs versus a consensus estimate of 160,000 or more? The decline was one …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Best Cities for Career Opportunities

Like it or not, how much a person makes today along with future potential income growth, coupled with the comparative cost of living all but dictates sustainable lifestyles and how one will retire, economically speaking. Low unemployment rates and future growth in jobs make a great one-two combination in the ease of finding a job …Read more