A Deep Look at the Data: How Are Veterans Doing in Today’s Workforce?

This Veterans Day, Indeed takes a close look at how veterans are doing in the labor market.

In the past few years veteran employment has been brought to the forefront of hiring conversations, in part because of Joining Forces — a national initiative that aims to provide employment, education and wellness services to U.S. military veterans. Through this program, more than 50 companies have pledged to hire more than 110,000 veterans and military spouses over the next …

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October Jobs Report Shows Labor Market at Strongest Point Since Recession

Indeed chief economist Jed Kolko reports that this month's job report show the strongest growth since the recession ended, and with room still to grow.

The October jobs report shows that the labor market is clearly at its strongest point since the recession and still strengthening. While job growth of 161,000 was slightly below consensus and the prior-year average, it was more than strong enough to keep the labor market improving, and revisions to previous months were solidly up. And with hourly earnings up 2.8% …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 11/4/16

This week’s labor market news on 1,000 manufacturing jobs, working parents, and older job-seekers.

Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.

Here are our picks for this week:

Young Immigrants and a Growing Economy

Many economists believe that the aging …

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