Economy

Job Growth Number Worst Since May 2011

The government’s estimates of December’s job growth, projected by most economists to come in at somewhat over 190,000, stunned analysts with the report of an anemic 74,000 new jobs. The report, released this morning by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics,…

Could Monster Be a Takeover Target?

Last week, Bloomberg reported that Monster Worldwide Inc. (MWW) is being removed from the S&P 500 after losing almost $5 billion in market value in the last five years. With a stock price low enough to force the world’s largest…

Sourcers Should Look East

With unemployment rates hovering at record highs of between 8% and 11% in North America and major European countries, coupled with sluggish economic growth, it’s time for recruitment talent in these regions to look toward the Asia-Pacific for new job…