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Reuters

Trump's push to cut federal jobs has modest impact, mostly in defense
Reuters
However, federal civilian jobs declined around 6,000 in the first nine months of this year, or just 0.3 percent of 2.1 million such jobs tracked by the Office of Personnel Management, according to Reuters calculations based on the latest OPM data ...

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Aljazeera.com

Women in low-wage US farm jobs say #MeToo
Aljazeera.com
Mily Trevino-Sauceda was eight years old when she first started working on farms in the US. As one of 10 children, she worked before and after school in agricultural fields alongside her siblings and her father, who spoke little English but was able to ...



New York Times

More American Jobs? Broadcom Deal Might Mean the Opposite
New York Times
Last month, President Trump stood in the Oval Office under a portrait of Andrew Jackson and announced that Broadcom, a semiconductor company based in Singapore, would be moving its headquarters back to the United States. “I want to thank you very much ...

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USA TODAY

25 cities adding (and losing) the most jobs in 2017
USA TODAY
Most of the cities adding the most jobs in 2017 reported uninterrupted employment increases over the course of the year, but this was not always the case. Both Yuma, Arizona and Corvallis, Oregon reported among the largest employment increases this ...



How more Americans can get to where the jobs are
American Enterprise Institute
Our estimation results confirm the theoretical prediction that job seekers intensify their search effort with respect to distant job vacancies if they have access to MAPs. We further show that this increase in search effort for distant jobs results in ...

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The American Prospect

Trump Lamented Loss of Oreo Jobs to Mexico. His Tax Bill Could Make More Jobs Go South.
The American Prospect
With the crisis of offshoring playing a central part of the 2016 presidential campaign, the Oreo layoffs in Chicago became a flashpoint, as Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Donald Trump all denounced Nabisco for shipping good American jobs abroad ...



New York Times

Will Robots Take Our Children's Jobs?
New York Times
Like a lot of children, my sons, Toby, 7, and Anton, 4, are obsessed with robots. In the children's books they devour at bedtime, happy, helpful robots pop up more often than even dragons or dinosaurs. The other day I asked Toby why children like ...

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Marketplace.org

Another sign of the improving economy: a drop in part-time jobs
Marketplace.org
In September, Target announced plans to raise the hourly hourly minimum wage for its workers to $11 per hour beginning in one month and increasing to $15 per hour by the end of 2020. - Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Another 228,000 jobs were added to ...

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TechRepublic

Report: 32% of IT pros plan to switch jobs in 2018, most for better pay and training
TechRepublic
"Although the majority of IT professionals are satisfied with their jobs, many also believe they should be making more money, and will take the initiative to find an employer who is willing to pay them what they're worth in 2018," Peter Tsai, senior ...



USA TODAY

US job openings slip in October, but hiring increased
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON – U.S. employers posted slightly fewer job openings in October than the previous month, but the number of people being hired improved. The Labor Department said Monday that nearly 6 million jobs were available at the end of October, down ...

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