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Why July’s Consumer Price Inflation is Forcing Businesses to Reckon with Hiring Strategies

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After weeks dotted with interest rate hikes, mortgage rate oscillation, and dropping energy prices, U.S. businesses and consumers finally got a fresh look at the nation’s inflationary climate and whether or not monetary policy is having its intended effects. On August 10, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the most recent consumer price index for […]

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Employment Report Shows Spikes in Hospitality, Healthcare Jobs

In this week’s economic minute, the June 2022 employment situation report showed positive job gains across the economy. Plus, indications that a recession may be staved off in the short term, but the economy isn’t out of the mud quite yet. The BLS reported 372,000 non-farm payrolls, or jobs, added in June 2022. That’s a […]

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Despite Strong Employment Month, the Hospitality Sector Still Has Work to Do

3 Key Points: When pandemic started hospitality sector cut jobs, now demand is increasing and businesses aren’t able to hire as quickly to meet demand. Hospitality sector needs to look within and reexamine how they can make a better workplace Employers need to find ways to make work-life balance better to help keep employees […]

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Today in B2B: A Major Partnership ‘Kicks Off’

Here are the top B2B headlines for Monday, Dec. 9. As one might expect given the time of year, we once again start with the retail industry. We’re not talking about the hottest gift of the season but how that item gets from point A to point B in time for the holidays. The […]

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October Jobs Report: Leisure and Hospitality Lead the Way

The October Jobs Report was released by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday. The government reported that U.S. payrolls increased by 128,000, beating the expectation of 75,000 from economists. Leading the way was the leisure and hospitality sector, which alone contributed 61,000 new jobs in October. Of that total, 48,000 jobs are […]

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July Job Report Reveals Records and Reservation

U.S. labor force participation reached a record high in the month of July. Unemployment remained at 3.7% according to the latest jobs report from Bureau of Labor Statistics, released Friday, Aug. 2. Wages also increased 3.2% overall, an increase from June. Approximately 164,000 Non-farm payroll additions were made in July, while private-sector payrolls modestly under-preformed […]

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Healthcare-Focused High Schools Boost Career Mobility and Address Workforce Crises
April 18, 2024

In an innovative stride towards bridging the gap between education and career readiness, Bloomberg Philanthropies has initiated a pioneering project to integrate healthcare training within high school curricula across several American communities. This $250 million investment aims to cultivate a new generation of healthcare professionals by creating healthcare-focused high schools in collaboration with major healthcare […]

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Bosch Enhances Emergency Response with Advanced Audio Technology in Security System
April 18, 2024

In modern security systems, advanced audio technology plays a crucial role in ensuring messages are quickly and effectively communicated, cutting through chaos to guide people to safety. Bosch‘s paging system, Praesensa, enhances safety by providing clear and direct communication during emergencies, using features like automated triggers for pre-recorded messages and two-way dialogue capabilities. Additionally, […]

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High Costs, Low Margins, and Regulatory Hurdles Hinder Pharma’s Adoption of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
April 18, 2024

The ongoing drug shortage crisis in the U.S. underscores a critical need for innovation in pharmaceutical manufacturing. As manufacturing issues, outdated technologies, and geopolitical risks contribute to shortages that impact patient care and elevate healthcare costs, the introduction of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (AMTs) offers a beacon of hope. AMT technologies promise to enhance quality […]

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Insights From ISC West 2024: Embracing IT as the New Decision-Maker in Banking & Security Integration
April 18, 2024

At ISC West, banking & security integration was a hot topic. With cloud and AI advancements bringing forth new solutions, IT is fast becoming the new decision-maker. How can institutions leverage these technologies to comply with regulations and enhance market-specific functionalities? Jim Moran, the VP of PMG & PH at Verint Systems, posits the […]

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