April Jobs Report: 223,000 Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Total nonfarm employment in the United States increased by 223,000 jobs in April while the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed persons dipped slightly to 5.4 percent and 8.5 million respectively, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — APRIL 2015’ jobs report released by the U.S. Department …

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Workers Memorial Day Observed on April 28

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Workers Memorial Day is observed every year on April 28 and honors workers who have died on the job or who experienced hazardous exposures at work. The day is also a chance to recommit to safe and healthful workplaces for all workers. The date April 28 is …

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March Jobs Report: 126,000 Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 126,000 jobs in March while the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.5 percent, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — MARCH 2015’ released by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics. The most recent jobs report is …

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February 2015 Jobs Report: 295,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 295,000 jobs in February while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.5 percent, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — FEBRUARY 2015’ jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics. The most recent jobs report …

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January 2015 Jobs Report Shows 257,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 257,000 jobs in January while the unemployment rate ticked up to 5.7 percent, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — JANUARY 2015’ jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. The most recent jobs …

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December 2014 Jobs Report Shows 252,000 Jobs Added

  Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 252,000 jobs in December 2014 while the unemployment rate declined to 5.6 percent, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — DECEMBER 2014’ jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The most …

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November Jobs Report Shows 321,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 321,000 jobs in November 2014 while the unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.8 percent and the number of unemployed persons rose slightly to  9.1 million, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — NOVEMBER 2014’ jobs report released by the …

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October Jobs Report Shows 214,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 214,000 jobs in October 2014 while the unemployment rate edged down to 5.8 percent and the number of unemployed persons declined to  9.0 million, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — OCTOBER 2014’ jobs report released by the U.S. …

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September 2014 Jobs Report Shows 248,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 248,000 jobs in September 2014 while the unemployment rate declined to 5.9 percent and the number of unemployed persons decreased to  9.3 million, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — SEPTEMBER 2014’ jobs report released by the U.S. Department …

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August 2014 Jobs Report Shows 142,000 Jobs Added

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Private sector employment in the United States increased by 142,000 jobs in August 2014 while the unemployment rate dipped slightly to 6.1 percent and the number of unemployed persons decreased to  9.6 million, according to ‘THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — AUGUST 2014’ jobs report released by the U.S. …

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