employment

Could March be a turnaround for US jobs?

After reaching a stratospheric high and a dismal low so far in 2019, here's the question for Friday's March jobs report: Which version of the labor market is closer to reality, January's 311,000 jobs or February's 20,000?

Why layoffs hit women and minorities hardest

When a company is going through layoffs, women and minority employees don't always stand an equal chance. Research shows these groups of workers are labeled redundant or non-essential more frequently than their white male colleagues.