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March numbers are out, US employers add 192K jobs

The first quarter of this year was unimpressive, economically speaking. Most observers blame Old Man Winter for the economic doldrums. But this morning, the labor department released it’s March jobs report, and it gives us […]


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February job report numbers

The Department of Labor released it’s unemployment report for February, and the numbers are better than expecting, considering how much bad weather there was last month. Bankrate.com’s Mark Hamrick spoke with Penny and Phil about […]



SoCal’s top 10 employers

Who are the top ten employers in Southern California in terms of openings? Also, what does it take to get your foot in the employment door? Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Lori Shreve […]



Federal jobs report, plus job openings in LA and OC

Money 101 guest host Ron Kilgore analyzes the latest federal jobs report with Christopher Thornberg (Founding Principal of Beacon Economics), and with Lori Shreve Blake, Senior Director of Alumni and Student Career Services at USC’s […]


Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Jason Furman speaks at the White House in Washington, Feb. 4, 2014, about  the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report and the Affordable Care Act. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Health care law will mean fewer people on the job

WASHINGTON (AP) — Several million American workers will cut back their hours on the job or leave the nation’s workforce entirely because of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, congressional analysts said Tuesday, adding fresh […]



US employers advertise most jobs since March 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers advertised more jobs in November and more Americans quit, positive signs for millions who are unemployed and looking for work. The Labor Department said Friday that job openings rose 1.8 […]



Money 101: This Week’s Jobs

This week’s job openings on Money 101 with Bob McCormick come from Lori Shreve Blake, Senior Director, Alumni & Student Career Services at USC’s Career Center.



Career concerns for those over 50

How to land that job (or make that career change) when you’re over 50. Helen Dennis, a nationally recognized leader on issues of aging, employment and retirement, writes a column on those issues for the […]


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New site for retirees to help them with next job

There’s a new site for baby boomers who have retired to get direction and help on how to get a job after retirement. Founder Erik Forrester created AddALaneProject to help those who are returning to […]



Listen: Where are the “hot” jobs in LA and O-C?

Bob McCormick talks with Lori Shreve Blake, Senior Director of Alumni and Student Career Services at USC’s Career Center.




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