Posts tagged "coal mining"

June Jobs Report: Sectors Hiring

June Jobs Report: Sectors Hiring
The release of June’s unemployment figures last week showing only 18,000 net jobs in the private sector sent economists into a tizzy as the stock market plummeted.  This unexpected bad news in the unemployment figures for workers caught everyone by surprise. The period from February-April had shown average gains of 215,000/month.  May was flat and... Read more »

Job Outlook for 2011: Cleaning Bed Pans & Mining Coal

Job Outlook for 2011: Cleaning Bed Pans & Mining Coal
There are 3 million jobs available in the U.S. according to one of the recent reports on CNBC.  I was surprised to hear just how many jobs were open for job hunters in need of a job, pronto! The latest figures shows about 8 million unemployed workers and many more “underemployed” individuals all seeking work... Read more »