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Americans Spend Big in January

Consumer spending climbed more than forecast in January as incomes increased, making it more likely the biggest part of the economy will continue to grow in early 2014.

Why Communication Skills Are Key at Work

More and more employers are including soft skills also in their requirements -- and it's not surprising that soft skills continue to play a big role in hiring decisions.

Employers Add Just 113,000 Jobs in January

Hiring was surprisingly weak in January for the second straight month, likely renewing concern that the U.S. economy might be slowing after a strong finish last year.

U.S. Job Growth Weakest in 3 Years

Employers hired the fewest workers in almost three years in December, but the setback was likely to be temporary amid signs that cold weather might have had an impact.