Survey Of Family Businesses: 45% Expect To Add Workers In 2013If you work for a family-owned business, consider yourself fortunate: 2013 doesn't look to be kind to the jobless looking for work at such companies, according to a new survey.
Unemployment Claims Drop Again Over Last WeekThe number of people asking for unemployment benefits last week dropped to the lowest level since March 2008, according to the Labor Department.
MDC Program Aims To Spur Socially Responsible BusinessesA local college's new program is offering jobmakers the chance to "do good".
Citrix Named Among "50 Best Places To Work In 2013"When a company gets referrals from its employees to work there, it's perhaps the most telling measure of how that company treats its own. If you believe that's the case, then Fort Lauderdale-based Citrix just won the "granddaddy of referrals" award.
National Unemployment Drops To 7.8%The U.S. unemployment rate fell in September to the lowest rate since President Barack Obama’s first month in office. The Labor Department reported Friday that unemployment dropped to 7.8 percent primarily because more people found jobs.
Florida Hiring Situation Inches Upward In AugustPrivate employers here and across the country are starting to hang out their help wanted signs as we approach the fall.
S. Florida Businesses Ponder Impact Of Supreme Court Decision5 people at Deco International Security Corporation in South Beach are lucky to have a job. What they don't have is health insurance, because their boss didn't think he could afford it. Now, that's about to change.
Unemployment Continues Downward TrendPresident Barack Obama and Congressional Democrats got good news from the unemployment report Friday morning. According to the Labor Department, the unemployment rate in January dropped to 8.3 percent. That’s the lowest rate in roughly three years.
South Florida Job Expo Held In DavieAt least 30 employers participated in The South Florida Diversity Job Expo Friday in Davie.
Employers Slowly Hiring New WorkersUnemployed workers are starting to finally see some light at the end of the tunnel of the Great Recession.
Fla. Senate Committee Considers "Softer" Unemployment BillBlasted by everyone from Florida's struggling unemployed the businesses that fund part of every unemployment check, the Florida Senate appears to backing down from a hardline bill to cut benefits and raise unemployment taxes, with a new, softer proposal announced Tuesday.