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Housing Poised to Pick Up

Housing should accelerate in coming months and quarters. Even with the extra growth, the sector will fall far short of past booms and hardly offer the general economy enough of a fillip to change the slow-growth nature of the overall recovery. 1,008 more words

Why Fixed Investment is Critical to the US Recovery

The financial sector normally acts as a conduit, channeling savings from private investors to the corporate sector. When the conduit works effectively, the injection of demand from corporate Investment is sufficient to offset the ‘leakage’ from demand caused by Savings. 221 more words

US & Canada

Under A Labor Government Qld Added  6,200 Full Time Jobs In May

In yet another sign that Labor is getting the state’s economy back on track Queensland added 6,200 full-time jobs last month. Under the QldLNP, Queensland lost 6 full time jobs a day. 265 more words

Australian News

6 June 2015 (NYTimes) - Strong (US) Job Growth Data Eases Concerns After Winter Dip in Economy

(6 June 2015, New York Times online, By PATRICIA COHEN)

‘You could almost hear the sighs of relief. Worries about the American economy’s momentum were blunted on Friday by the government’s announcement that… 23 more words

1.Market Observations

Some Answers on the Jobs Market

One of the most troubling aspects of this generally troubling recovery is the atypically slow pace of employment growth. Until relatively recently, the economy was creating new jobs at a slower pace than even the so-called “jobless recovery” of earlier in this century. 1,142 more words

If you build it, will they come? Overcoming the talent crisis in manufacturing

Posted by Ben Dollar on March 25, 2015

Blog posts here on HR Times regularly discuss ways organizations can rethink and revamp their talent programs to better support business strategies and overcome workforce challenges. 873 more words

Talent & Learning

Laugh All You Want, but Marie Harf is Basically Right About Jobs and Jihadis « Antiwar.com Blog

Do you recall about a week ago or maybe it was two……when the MSM was having a good chuckle over a statement by a State Dept official about jobs are needed to fight ISIS….? 85 more words

International Situations