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January Jobs Report – New Jobs in the New Year (Video)



The January jobs report came out on Friday, February 6, 2015. The report showed continued improvement of job growth across sectors in the United States, and a small but meaningful increase in the employment-to-population ratio. A surprising area of growth was in the retail sector, which usually…

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December Jobs Report – Strong Job Growth, Weak Wage Growth (Video)



The December jobs report came out on Friday, January 9, 2015. The report showed that job growth in the United States remains solid, but that wage growth is still lacking. The latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicated that 252,000 jobs were added in December, but that average…

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