• A Bookstore Needed to Move. So Hundreds of People Formed a Human Chain

    16 days ago - By NY Times

    Volunteers passed more than 2,000 books down a street in Southampton, England, after a rent increase forced October Books to give up its old location.
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  • Survey: US companies add a robust 227,000 jobs in October

    16 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - U.S. companies added 227,000 jobs in October, according to a private survey, a healthy gain that suggests businesses can still find workers even with the unemployment rate striking 49-year lows.
    Payroll processor ADP said that employers added jobs in manufacturing, retail, and professional services such as engineering. October's hiring was the strongest in eight months.
    The report Wednesday comes two days before the publication of the government's jobs report. Economists believe that the Labor Department numbers will show employers added 190,000 jobs. ADP's report doesn't...
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  • Private payrolls rise in October; wages surge in third quarter

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. private sector payrolls increased by the most in eight months in October, suggesting overall job growth accelerated this month after Hurricane Florence weighed on restaurant and retail employment in September.
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  • Survey: US companies add a robust 227,000 jobs in October

    16 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - U.S. companies added 227,000 jobs in October, according to a private survey, a healthy gain that suggests companies are still finding workers to hire even as the unemployment rate has fallen to a 49-year low.
    Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that employers added jobs in manufacturing, retail, and professional services such as engineering. October's hiring was the strongest in eight months.
    The figures suggest to a solid increase in Friday's jobs report from the government. Economists believe that report will show employers added 190,000 jobs. ADP's report doesn't include...
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  • 'Robust' jobs market sees another 227,000 hires in October

    16 days ago - By CNBC

    Companies continued to hire at a brisk pace in October, with private payrolls rising by a better-than-expected 227,000, according to ADP and Moody's Analytics.
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  • ADP: Private Employment increased 227,000 in October

    16 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    From ADP:
    Private sector employment increased by 227,000 jobs from September to October according to the October ADP National Employment Report®.... The report, which is derived from ADP's actual payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm private employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis.
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    “Despite a significant shortage in skilled talent, the labor market continues to grow,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and co-head of the ADP Research Institute.”We saw significant gains across all industries with trade and leisure and hospitality leading the way. We continue to...
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