Unemployment Unexpectedly Drops, But Full Recovery Not ImminentThe unemployment rate took a surprising drop, but while hope exists the road to recovery remains uncertain.
'There's Only One Bill To Prioritize -- Everything Else Is Negotiable': CBS Analyst Explains How To Navigate Outstanding Balances On Limited FundsJill Schlesinger, certified financial planner and CBS News business analyst, looks at how to devise a game plan for paying bills when money is tight.
The State Of The Facts On U.S. Economy, Jobs, Taxes And MorePresident Donald Trump's State of the Union address on Tuesday night is sure to make the U.S. economy a centerpiece of his remarks. While his administration has often been mired in controversy on other issues, the country's economic gains last year give the White House something to crow about -- and campaign on heading into next year's presidential election.
Blockbuster Jobs Report: Employers Added 312,000 Jobs In DecemberUS employers added 312,000 jobs in December, well above what economists expected and underlining that the American economy remains strong despite recent market turbulence.
Retailers Ramping Up Efforts To Hire Seasonal WorkersCompanies are hiring thousands of seasonal workers in Colorado for the holidays.
CrossPurpose Program Trains The Unemployed And Underemployed For Careers, Not JobsSince it started in 2012, the CrossPurpose program has helped more than 250 people -- and 93 percent of them remain employed.
Good News For Job Seekers In ColoradoJob seekers are enjoying a lucrative job market where employers are trying to recruit the most qualified as the pool of candidates is shrinking.
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
Dow Jones Drops More Than 1,000 PointsThe Dow has entered a correction, down 10% from its record high just two weeks ago.
State Reports Small Increase In Colorado's Unemployment RateColorado officials say the unemployment rate in the state increased slightly in November compared to October.
Companies Get Real To Find The Right PeopleOne company in Colorado is turning the tables on hiring the best people for the job, and so far, it seems to be working.
Colorado Unemployment Drops Despite Weaker Than Expected HiringA forecast last December from the University of Colorado Boulder showed Colorado's unemployment rate was expected to rise from 3.5 percent to 3.9 percent this year.
Colorado's Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 1976In April Colorado's rate, at 2.3 percent, was the nation's lowest.
Good News Graduates: It's The Best Job Market In A DecadeAccording to business and economics experts, 2017 is the best year to enter the workforce, with unemployment rates less than three percent nationally.
Colorado's Unemployment Rate Well Below National LevelColorado, with a booming software and information technology sector, boasts an unemployment rate of just 3.4 percent.