June 24, 2014

Gap Inc. has reportedly experienced a 10% increase in job applications since its February announcement that it would raise its minimum wage for employees to $10 per hour by 2015.

June 3, 2011

A jobs report on Friday that showed a slowing hiring market sent retail shares tumbling. According to the Labor Department, U.S. employers added just 54,000 new workers in May, the fewest in eight months.

May 16, 2011

Falling real wages and rising jobless claims in April contributed to largest single month drop in the Deloitte Consumer Spending Index since November 2007.

May 6, 2011

The unemployment rate in April edged up to 9.0%, compared with 8.8% in March 2011.

September 15, 2010

A report issued by the Labor Department on Thursday said that the number of newly...

September 9, 2010

A late Thursday report from the Labor Department said that the number of people who...

June 2, 2010

U.S. private-sector employers added jobs in May and the economy's dominant services sector increased payrolls...

March 4, 2010

Information released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor indicate that job losses have slowed...

January 27, 2010

Washington, D.C. Evidence that the job market remains weak, the number of new claims for...

October 26, 2009

GameStop said Tuesday it plans to hire about 15,000 seasonal, part-time workers to help with...

October 7, 2009

The outlook for hourly seasonal jobs is dim, with a more than 40% decrease in...

January 7, 2009

Unemployment benefit rolls swelled to a 26-year high in the last week of December, data...

February 28, 2007

The amount of employee compensation and benefits has provided fodder for controversial debates on both...

February 28, 2007

If you give someone five dollars for a magazine that cost $3.98, how much change...

March 6, 2005

New York City, ...

January 5, 2005

Washington, D.C., The...