Survey Reveals Personal Branding Activities Most Valued During Hiring Process

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn With the April 2020 jobs report revealing record-setting job losses and a rising unemployment rate due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic that left many job seekers looking for work, a survey of U.S. employers was undertaken “to determine which personal branding activities are the most valued during …

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April 2020 Jobs Report Shows 20.5 Million Jobs Lost Due to Coronavirus Crisis

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Total nonfarm payroll employment in the United States fell by a record 20.5 million jobs and the unemployment rate rose to 14.7 percent in April 2020, reflecting the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the efforts to contain it, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported …

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March 2020 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Lost 701,000 Jobs Due to Coronavirus

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy lost 701,000 jobs and the unemployment rate rose to 4.4 percent in March 2020, reflecting the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the efforts to contain the pandemic, according to the jobs report for March 2020 released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) …

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February 2020 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Added 273,000 Jobs in Month

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Total nonfarm employment in the United States rose by 273,000 jobs in February 2020, while the unemployment rate dropped slightly to 3.5 percent during the month, according to the jobs report for February 2020 released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The …

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January 2020 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Gained 225,000 Jobs in Month

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy added 225,000 jobs in January 2020 while the unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.6 percent during the month, according to the jobs report for January 2020 released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report for January 2020 …

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December 2019 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Added 145,000 Jobs in Month

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy added 145,000 jobs in December 2019 while the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.5 percent during the month, according to the jobs report for December 2019 released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report for December 2019 …

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November 2019 Jobs Report Reveals U.S. Economy Gained 266,000 Jobs

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy added 266,000 jobs during November of 2019 while the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5 percent during the month, according to the November 2019 jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report for November …

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October 2019 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Gained 128,000 Jobs in Month

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy added 128,000 jobs during October of 2019 while the unemployment rate rose to 3.6 percent during the month, according to the October 2019 jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report for October …

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September 2019 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Gained 136,000 Jobs and Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 1969

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The September 2019 jobs report showed the United States economy added 136,000 jobs while the unemployment rate declined to 3.5 percent during the month – the lowest rate since December of 1969 – according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report …

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August 2019 Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Gained 130,000 Jobs in Month

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The United States economy added 130,000 jobs in August 2019 while the unemployment rate remained unchanged 3.7 percent during the month, according to the jobs report for August 2019 released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The jobs report for August 2019 showed …

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