How to Use Social Media for Job Searches

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NATIONWIDE – Most professional job searches these days are at least started on the Internet. Yes, the big job boards are worth trolling, but if you’re a serious job hunter, you need more information than just a job posting — you need to dig deeper to research and network before you blindly shoot off a […]

MARK MORIAL: NUL Launches $70 Million Jobs Rebuild America Initiative

Mark Morial
National Urban League, President & C.E.O.

OPINION – “We urge that a comprehensive jobs program be developed and executed by way of a partnership that includes government, the private sector and the nation’s non-profit community.” November 7 National Urban League letter to President Obama, John Boehner and Nancy PelosiThe December jobs report has confirmed what urban America has known for a […]

Jobs Report Shows Steady, But Slow Growth

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WASHINGTON – Voters were still waiting to elect the next president of the United States when the Labor Department’s monthly jobs report, issued four days before the election, provided a glimpse into what the American economy might look like over the next four years. The unemployment rate increased from 7.8 percent in September to 7.9 […]