Category Archives: Economy

Census Bureau Provides Informed Picture of the State of the U.S. Auto Manufacturing Industry

By Margaret Beckom Since its birth more than 100 years ago, the U.S. automobile manufacturing industry has experienced significant growth to not only become one of the largest U.S. manufacturing industries but also one of the biggest industries in the … Continue reading

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Get the LED Out! – Easier Access to Powerful Labor Force Information

Written by: Heath Hayward Do you need information on the changing composition of the workforce through the recent recession? Or evidence of the job creation ability of young firms? Answer questions like these and many more with the Quarterly Workforce … Continue reading

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The Occupations of Workers with Disabilities

Written by: Melissa Chiu Did you know that there are 7.9 million Americans who have a disability and are working? Also, another 1.5 million Americans with a disability are unemployed and looking for work? Information released today by the U.S. … Continue reading

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Acquiring Work Experience with Age

Written by: Rebecca Chenevert and Daniel Litwok In the workplace, we expect age to be an important factor in how much people are paid—as we get older, we gain experience and our value to employers increases. However, that expectation may … Continue reading

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2012 Economic Census Webinar Assists in Your Response

Written by: Bill Bostic The 2012 Economic Census is now in full swing and businesses throughout the U.S. have received the questionnaire.  On Jan. 24, 2013, at 1 p.m. EST, we will host our second webinar.  This hour-long instructional webinar … Continue reading

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