Labor and Employment

Story Jump Start: Economic Impact of Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, an issue that touches millions of Americans. While domestic abuse

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Ask an Expert: What’s Ahead for Amazon and Whole Foods

Amazon.com Inc. gave the business journalism world a dozen headlines in June when it entered into

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Memorial Day Countdown: 3 Summer Job Angles

With Memorial Day around the corner, now’s a good time to plan your coverage of summer hiring

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4 Rules for Reporting on Energy Jobs

Whether it’s coming from President Trump or being pushed by a company’s PR team, there’s a popular topic in

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Jobs Number, Part 2: Digging In

Proper reporting of the monthly employment report takes work. Read the BLS analysis. Along with notes

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Jobs Number, Part 1: Transparency and Trends

The Bureau of Labor Statistics released its Employment Situation Report for February on March 10, showing a

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Story Angles: Reporting on the Economics of Disability

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has prohibited discrimination based on disability since 1990. However, many

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Veterans and the Corporate World: Q&A With John Phillips

In an interview with John Phillips, the retired U.S. Army Officer and author of Boots to

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Five Government Data Sources On the Labor, Employment And Economy Beat

If  you’re reporting on labor, employment or the economy, you’ll need numbers to tell your stories.

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Five Industry Economic Business Stories Using BEA Data

The United States Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis provides data from the national level

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