Salary budgets for U.S. employees are projected to increase in 2023, mainly influenced by a labor market with more open jobs than people to fill them and inflation’s impact on employees’ pay expectations, despite signs that the economy is slowing. Consultancy WTW’s July Salary Budget Planning Report found that companies are budgeting an overall average […]

Today, the Biden-Harris Administration held an event to launch the Talent Pipeline Challenge, a program to help employers build education and training partnerships to connect American workers to good jobs rebuilding our infrastructure, supply chains, and manufacturing. The Vice President, First Lady, Cabinet Members, and senior administration officials are working to bring major employers, trade […]

Job openings in the United States and the number of workers quitting their jobs remained near record highs in January, an indicator of demand for labor and of worker leverage. The data, released by the Labor Department on Wednesday as part of its monthly Job Openings and . . .

Merck pharmaceuticals in Kenilworth, among the New Jersey companies on Forbes’ best employer list. (Ed Murray | NJ Advance Media)SL A total of 20 New Jersey employers made the Forbes 2022 list of America’s best employers, including three in the top 100. Making the annual list was a tall order as the pandemic extended into […]

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 4.4 million people nationwide walked away from their jobs in September, the most on record. Industries hit hard by the pandemic are getting creative to try and keep staff. Shannon Healy at Alley 26 in Durham said turnover in restaurants is inevitable. Why […]

After decades of wage stagnation, workers in the United States are getting a big raise, thanks to near-record job openings. After decades of wage stagnation, workers in the United States are getting a big raise thanks to millions of job openings that are putting prospective hires in their best position in years to demand a […]

The overwhelming majority of strikers and potential strikers are doing so for the first time in their careers. Many say they are driven not just by wages or benefits. They say they are striking, or planning to strike, in a bid to do their jobs the way they believe they should be done, and to […]

A man works from home amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Shoreline, Washington, U.S., March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Oct 6 (Reuters) – Several U.S. companies are looking to prioritize employee well-being by offering perks such as home delivery of meals and subsidized furniture to meet the rigors of working from home, a survey […]

WILMINGTON, Del, Aug 12 (Reuters) – As coronavirus infections rise again, U.S. companies mandating vaccinations are confronting an uncomfortable question rarely asked by an employer – what is an employee’s religious belief? Google’s parent Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O), Walmart Inc

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