• Statistic: Monthly employment level of the United States from December 2012 to December 2013 (in millions, unadjusted) | Statista

Employed Persons in the United States

This statistic shows the unadjusted number of employees in the United States. Employed persons consist of: persons who did any work for pay or profit during the survey reference week; persons who did at least 15 hours of unpaid work in a family-operated enterprise; and persons who were temporarily absent from their regular jobs because of illness, vacation, bad weather, industrial dispute, or various personal reasons. In December 2013, about 144.4 million persons were employed.

Unemployment Rate December 2013

The unemployment rate declined from 7.0 percent to 6.7 percent in December, the total non-farm payrolls came at 74.000, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Consensus was for 7.0% and 200.000 respectively.  The nonfarm payrolls came as a big surprise considering the drop of the unemployment rate. Perhaps the effects of the government shutdown are starting to weight.

Unemployment Rate

Employment rose in retail trade and […]

We Inspire Change

Luisa GuzmanAt ConsulTree “we inspire change”.  As the year ends we must make time for reflexion.  I ask you: What was that change that made a difference in your life last year?  That change that helped you meet a new goal or choose differently?
As this new year starts I ask that you reflect on that small but meaninful change that can transform your life […]

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ConsulTree’s CEOs of 2013

The CEOs of 2013 were chosen based on their contributions to society, innovation, sense of perfection, boldness, and vision for the future of their companies and respective industries. The worst CEOs of 2013 were also chosen, for exactly the opposite reasons.

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Ben Bernanke on Unemployement

BernankeBen Bernanke, who will be replaced by Janet Yellen next year, had his last FOMC meeting of 2013 on December 18. At the press conference he gave his final remarks on unemployment and inflation. ConsulTree follows the unemployment situation closely. We believe the economy has enough ground to keep growing, but companies must keep acquiring top talent to leverage any continued upward trend.

The Federal Reserve has a target unemployment rate […]

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