Archive for May 2019

3,900 Insurance Jobs Gained in April

The insurance industry added 3,900 insurance jobs in April according to preliminary numbers reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report released earlier this month. Insurance now employs 2,713,000 people in the United States, with an unemployment rate of 1.7 percent. Since April 2018, the insurance industry has added 28,200 jobs while…

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Late for an Interview? Here’s What To Do!

Let’s face it – being late to an interview is not an ideal situation. In fact, it can negatively impact your chances of getting the job according to 93% of hiring managers (Simply Hired). Arriving on-time is such an important part of the interview process that career writers often suggest job seekers conduct a travel…

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April Job Gains Up, Unemployment at Historic Low

BLS: US Economy Adds 263,000 Jobs in April While Unemployment Hits 50-Year Low The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in April while unemployment fell to 3.6 percent, according to preliminary numbers released by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics’ Economic Situation report released on Friday. Notable job gains occurred in professional and business services, construction,…

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