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Strong September Jobs, Weak Wage Growth – September Jobs Report (Video)



The September jobs report came out on Friday, October 3, 2014. The jobs numbers were decent and the unemployment rate dropped below 6% for the first time since the summer of 2008. One of the only negatives in the report was flat wage growth numbers. Here are my thoughts on the report and our…

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August Job Numbers Surprisingly Disappoint – August Jobs Report (Video)



The August jobs report came out on Friday, September 5, 2014. The jobs numbers were disappointing because only 142,000 jobs were added in August, ending six months of hiring above 200,000. There were some positive aspects to the report though. Here are my thoughts on the report and our outlook for…

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