employment

Job Seekers Buck the Trend, Opting for Purpose over Corporate Promotion

Career Climbers / 8th January 2024

While U.S. hiring managers and job seekers feel career advancement is valuable, many job seekers are more focused on achieving personal fulfillment and work/life balance. This is according to a...

ADP National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment Increased by 164,000 Jobs in December; Annual Pay was Up 5.4%

Career Climbers / 5th January 2024

Private sector employment increased by 164,000 jobs in December, and annual pay was up 5.4 percent year-over-year, according to the December ADP® National Employment ReportTM produced by the ADP Research Institute® in collaboration...

58% of Americans Say They’d Consider Post-Retirement Employment To Seek Personal Fulfilment

Career Climbers / 27th September 2023

Over half (58%) of Americans (64% of Baby Boomers and Gen Xers) may be in the job market post-retirement and are open to working indefinitely – but the reasons aren’t...

AI Will Create More Jobs Than It Replaces Say Business Leaders

Career Climbers / 21st September 2023

Amid rapid digital transformation across the workforce, nearly two-thirds of business leaders believe AI will spur the creation of new jobs, and 69% believe their organizations will require different skills...

Kessler Foundation Grants Nearly $1 Million to Expand Employment Opportunities for People With Disabilities Striving to Work in the U.S.

Career Climbers / 9th February 2023

Kessler Foundation approved approximately $1 million in grants in 2022 to support initiatives that promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in the workplace. The Foundation allocated its majority of funding to...

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) Increased in September

Career Climbers / 24th October 2022

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) increased in September to 120.17, up from a downwardly revised 118.48 in August 2022. The Employment Trends Index is a leading composite index for...

A Team of MIT, Harvard and Stanford Scientists Find Weaker Ties Are More Beneficial For Job Seekers On LinkedIn

Career Climbers / 20th September 2022

Employment is a critical issue impacting the economy, and it gained even more attention during the pandemic with the elimination or transformation of tens of millions of jobs around the...

Nearly Half of Gen Z and Millennials With Work Experience Have Applied to Jobs Found on Social Media

Career Climbers / 25th August 2022

A new U.S. study conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of CareerArc reveals that while 86% of employed Americans say they are very or somewhat happy in their current job,...

Job Hackers Securing Employment Despite Challenging Economic Conditions

Career Climbers / 26th October 2020

The Job Hackers, a non-profit organization serving technology professionals, reports that its members are still landing jobs despite the severe economic disruption caused by COVID-19. Through its six-week “Agile MBA”...