April Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Drops Below 4 Percent

May 7, 2018

The unemployment rate decreased 0.2 percent in April to 3.9 percent. A total of 164,000 jobs were created during the month.

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May Jobs Report: Tech Unemployment Rate Sees 0.6 Percent Drop

June 2, 2017

The unemployment rate continued to drop in May, decreasing by 0.1 percent to 4.3 percent. A total of 138,000 jobs were created during the month, nearing the amount of jobs created in April. Tech jobs continued to impress, with the unemployment in tech dropping faster than the national unemployment rate.

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December Regional Jobs Report: Florida, California Add Most Tech Jobs Year-Over-Year

January 24, 2017

The unemployment rate was significantly lower or stable in forty-nine states and the District of Columbia, according to the December Regional Jobs Report. No region’s unemployment rate was significantly different from the U.S. rate of 4.7 percent.

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April Jobs Report: New Jobs in Tech Sector Nearly Double

May 6, 2016

The United States saw a steady unemployment rate of 5.0 percent in April according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ unemployment report for the month. Job growth continues to increase with 160,000 new jobs created in April. Tech sector jobs experienced solid growth, claiming 31,100 of the total new jobs created in April.

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March Jobs Report: U.S. Adds 215,000 New Jobs

April 1, 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ employment report for March shows the unemployment rate at 5.0 percent, up 0.1 percent from February, and a jobs creation total of 215,000 as more people enter the labor force and strengthen the economy.

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Beating the Unemployment Blues

October 26, 2009

If you’ve been unemployed for a while, you’re probably feeling pretty dull. I don’t mean dumb, I mean worn down until all your corners are rounded. It happens to the best of us. We sink into such a deep rut that sooner or later we come to the conclusion that there’s no real point to showering every day. If that thought has occurred to you, then you need to break out of that rut NOW.

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