Tag: American Workers

Industries, Others

Hospitality workers are quitting at the fastest rate in 20 years just as employers are raising wages, showing the strange state of the recovery

June 9, 2021

Via: Markets Insider

In May, wages for workers grew as employers struggled to hire. It seemed to show that businesses were embracing a simple strategy for luring workers back: Paying them more. Wages rose across the board for workers, increasing by $0.15 to […]

Industries, Others

Productivity soars 3.6% in first quarter, drives fastest yearly gain since 2010

May 2, 2019

Via: Market Watch

The numbers: The productivity of American workers soared in the first quarter and pushed the increase over the past year to the highest level since 2010, a potentially great sign for the U.S. economy. The productivity of American workers increased […]


Fed Officials Worry the Economy Is Too Good. Workers Still Feel Left Behind.

April 26, 2018

Via: The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Ann Jacks quit her job as a restaurant chef in North Carolina, started her own business and worked 80 hours a week for two years, before exhausting herself and her patience. She shut down the company and, in […]