Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
Entenmann’s Has A New Job Available: Chief Donut OfficerIn celebration of National Donut Day on June 1, the company has announced a contest for the "job" which will pay one lucky person $5,000 and a one year supply of free donuts.
Generation Z Is About To Completely Change The U.S. WorkforceAccording to consulting firm BridgeWorks, there are 61 million members of the generation born between 1996 to 2010 living in the United States.
Days Inn Offers $10K Summer Job Taking Pictures Around The U.S.A hotel chain is looking to pay one lucky traveler $10,000 to be their "sun-tern" for a month and take as many sun-drenched photos as they can.
Disney Hiring Thousands Of Workers, Offering Bonuses Up To $3,000Disney World is opening up their theme parks and their wallet, in a search for thousands of summer workers this year.
Washington State Unemployment Rate is Steady at 4.5 Percent"The good economic news continues in Washington," Paul Turek, economist for the department, said in a statement. "Unemployment is at a record low and Washington businesses continue to add jobs."
Google To Invest $50 Million To Prepare Job Seekers For The 'Future Of Work'Google will invest $50 million "for the changing nature of work," starting with investments in the U.S. and Europe to train job seekers and improve working conditions for others, the company announced last week.
Washington Unemployment Rate Holds Steady At 4.5 PercentWashington state's unemployment rate held steady last month at 4.5 percent and the state gained 2,500 jobs.
Study: Seattle Minimum Wage Hasn't Cut Jobs Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage law has boosted pay for restaurant workers without costing jobs, a new study shows.
Amazon Plans To Hire 100,000 Over The Next 18 MonthsThe hiring surge comes as traditional retailers cut jobs and close stores. Many of the new jobs will be at fulfillment centers currently being built in a number of states, including California, Florida and Texas.
Northwest Cable News Set To Go Off Air Friday NightJim Rose, general manager of KING Broadcasting in Seattle, has said declining viewership and changing viewer habits were factors. KING, a division of TEGNA, oversees the regional network.
Washington State Unemployment Rate Down To 5.4 PercentThe unemployment rate in September was 5.7 percent.