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Employee or contractor? Online businesses like Uber need a new category

American workers are quickly shifting toward more independent, self-directed work. It’s increasingly easy to find work and develop a flexible lifestyle outside of the bounds More...

Rutgers study: Millions of Americans with part-time jobs want full-time work, can’t find it

Roughly a quarter of the more than 26 million people working part-time in the United States want a full-time job but can’t find one, a More...

Looking for decent work? There are investors here to help

If you’ve looked for work recently, you may well have asked yourself: Where are all the good jobs? In an increasingly precarious economy, that’s the More...

The Global Future of Work–The Future Labor Force

NEW YORK, June 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Impending Demographic Shifts are Shaping 2025’s Labor Outlook The Global Future of Work—The Future Labor Force investigates emerging More...

Canadian employers expect ‘mild’ hiring in coming months, survey says

OTTAWA – Job creation in Canada blew past forecasts in May, but many of the companies doing the hiring remain only mildly optimistic about the More...

Ontario leads huge Canadian job gain in May

Ontario led an eye-popping surge in the number of new jobs created in Canada in May as a lower dollar boosts hiring on the factory More...

A tipping point? Canada creates 59,000 new positions as jobs shift back to Central Canada

OTTAWA – Could this be the tipping point for Canada’s economy, or at least the labour market? We’ll have to wait and see. Certainly after More...

Infographic: The future of student loan debt in America

Over the past 30 years, college tuition has increased a whopping 500 percent and now more than 37 million Americans owe a total of $1.2 More...

The young adults are leaving and not coming back

So ran the headline in a recent article in the Mitchell Advocate newspaper. The rural counties of Huron Perth, located on the shores of Lake More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

Economic Forum

    The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County hosted its first Economic Development Forum Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the Palm Beach County More...

How to attract people to your city (and it’s not just about jobs)

Who came first, the employer or the employee? Ask most people on the street and they would probably give a straight-forward answer: logically the employer More...