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Employment Trends & Job Market

Kroger’s next turnaround strategy: Hire 11,000 workers and boost wages
Kroger’s next turnaround strategy: Hire 11,000 workers and boost wages Employment Trends & Job Market April 10, 2018
Still in the midst of a massive turnaround effort, Kroger plans to add 11,000 jobs to the payroll in 2018…
McDonald’s triples its tuition assistance to help pay for higher education
McDonald’s triples its tuition assistance to help pay for higher education Jobs & Employment March 30, 2018
Think working at a fast food restaurant is a dead-end job? Think again... The Golden Arches is tripling its tuition…
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These apps and sites let you make money from the pictures you take on your phone Phones & Mobile Devices March 30, 2018
There's great news if you're a shutterbug. There are simple websites and apps out there that will let you turn…
13 Jobs with the biggest pay raises
20 great-paying jobs that only require a 2-year degree Employment Trends & Job Market March 2, 2018
Money expert Clark Howard has long said that continuing education is the key to finding a good job in a…
How to run a free background check on yourself
How to run a free background check on yourself Jobs & Military February 20, 2018
Background checks can be one of the most nerve-racking activities related to getting a new job. In many cases, it’s…
No, you didn’t get a raise in February — but your take-home pay is about get bigger!
No, you didn’t get a raise in February — but your take-home pay is about get bigger! Budgeting & Saving February 2, 2018
A lot of workers are about to get a pleasant surprise in their February paychecks — more money! RELATED: Here’s…
How to make some serious extra cash with focus groups
How to make some serious extra cash with focus groups Jobs & Military January 24, 2018
If you want to bring in extra money without a long-term commitment, then you might want to look into participating in a…
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Citi takes steps to right the gender and race pay gap Jobs & Military January 16, 2018
Is one of your 2018 resolutions to get a better paying job? Then you might want to consider working for…
The biggest mistake you can make with your 401(k)
The biggest mistake you can make with your 401(k) Money & Credit January 5, 2018
Are you guilty of making what SmartMoney magazine once called 'The Dumbest Investment Move' in your 401(k) at work? I…
Macy’s to hire 7,000 more holiday workers
Macy’s to hire 7,000 more holiday workers Employment Trends & Job Market December 1, 2017
Look like reports of the early demise of Macy's have been greatly exaggerated! Because of strong customer traffic, the iconic…
5 professions that practically guarantee you’ll pay less for car insurance
5 professions that practically guarantee you’ll pay less for car insurance Insurance September 26, 2017
For years, we've told you that many insurers use your level of education and job title to help set your…
10 jobs to consider if you’re looking for a career change
10 jobs to consider if you’re looking for a career change Employment Trends & Job Market July 10, 2017
It's always good to be thinking ahead. Plan your next career move with this list in mind Whether you're fresh…
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Lowe’s goes all “Iron Man” with powerful exoskeleton to help employees lift Employment Trends & Job Market June 6, 2017
Home improvement store Lowe's isn't biding its time waiting for the rumored fourth installment in the "Iron Man" franchise to…
Top 10 jobs with the fastest wage growth
Top 10 jobs with the fastest wage growth Employment Trends & Job Market May 31, 2017
If you're looking for a career with the potential for fast earnings growth, becoming a recruiter is the #1 way…
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19 top jobs in places where a $60,000 salary goes the furthest Employment Trends & Job Market April 11, 2017
Think you need a six-figure salary to live large in America? Not so fast… Although it’s getting harder to make it…
19 high-paying side jobs to boost monthly cash flow
19 high-paying side jobs to boost monthly cash flow Jobs & Military April 9, 2017
When you're fresh out of school and haven't quite landed your first big job yet, picking up some work on…
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Need a job? UPS hiring thousands for new Saturday service Employment Trends & Job Market April 4, 2017
There's great news for UPS customers (and job hunters who look good in brown). The company is adding Saturday ground…
Robots could replace some fast-food workers in 10 years, CEO says
Robots could replace some fast-food workers in 10 years, CEO says Employment Trends & Job Market March 30, 2017
The experience you have at a fast-food restaurant is expected to change dramatically over the next 10 years thanks to…
Is it better to drive for Uber or Lyft? Here’s what you need to consider
Is it better to drive for Uber or Lyft? Here’s what you need to consider Jobs & Military March 9, 2017
If you’re thinking about becoming a rideshare driver, it can be tough to decide which service to start with. If…
HHGregg faces lawsuit over incentive bonuses from 70 managers
HHGregg faces lawsuit over incentive bonuses from 70 managers Insurance February 28, 2017
HHGregg is in the news a lot these days, but here's a story about the beleaguered retailer that you're probably…
How much rent money college kids get from mom and dad after graduation
How much rent money college kids get from mom and dad after graduation Money & Credit February 14, 2017
Young people are often attracted to the bright lights of the big city after graduation, along with the prospect of…
Dollar General will create 10,000 new jobs in 2017
Dollar General will create 10,000 new jobs in 2017 Jobs & Military February 3, 2017
Looking for work in 2017? You may be able to find it at your local dollar store. Read more: Need…
20 best tech jobs for 2017
20 best tech jobs for 2017 Jobs & Military January 30, 2017
If you're in the tech field, you're probably used to high-than-average salaries. But depending on your boss, the location of…
The ultimate guide to getting a better job this year
The ultimate guide to getting a better job this year Jobs & Military January 27, 2017
This is the year you’re going to make more money — or take on a leadership role at work, apply…
19 states where workers began the New Year with a higher minimum wage
19 states where workers began the New Year with a higher minimum wage Money & Credit January 9, 2017
Can you support a family on the federal minimum wage? Voters in Arizona, Colorado and Maine think they know the…
Launching a startup in 2017? How to decide when to quit your day job
Launching a startup in 2017? How to decide when to quit your day job Business & Entrepreneurs January 6, 2017
Is your New Year’s resolution to start a business? If so, don’t wave goodbye to the security of a steady…
Ford creates 700 U.S. jobs, nixes plan to move all small car production to Mexico
Ford creates 700 U.S. jobs, nixes plan to move all small car production to Mexico Jobs & Military January 3, 2017
Ford is saying 'detener' to plans that would have seen the iconic car company move all of its U.S. small…
These 30 companies hire hundreds of thousands of veterans
These 30 companies hire hundreds of thousands of veterans Jobs & Military December 29, 2016
Some businesses talk about honoring our veterans, and others really put their money where their mouth is! Read more: Military…
Free code can turn regular cars into self-driving vehicles
Free code can turn regular cars into self-driving vehicles Cars December 6, 2016
If you have a 2006 or newer vehicle, you may be able to turn it into a self-driving car thanks…
T.J. Maxx and Marshalls to honor overtime pay rules despite injunction
T.J. Maxx and Marshalls to honor overtime pay rules despite injunction Shopping & Retail November 30, 2016
TJX believes so strongly in the value of its employees that it's going to abide by the new overtime rules…
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