February Jobs Report Blows Past Expectations

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the February jobs report on Friday, which blew past estimated projections. Instead of the median forecast of 200,000 by Bloomberg’s survey, the U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs to payrolls for the month. The February jobs report continued the streak of adding more jobs than economists expected. Construction, private educational services, manufacturing, healthcare and mining drove […]

The Hottest Finance Jobs of 2017 [INFOGRAPHIC]

The hottest finance jobs of 2017 are here! Strong jobs reports throughout 2016 have created an extremely competitive hiring environment in the finance industry, forcing employers to stay ahead of the curve in terms of compensation and employee perks. For the hottest finance jobs of 2017, hiring managers will have to pull out all the […]

It takes more than perks to attract and retain finance talent

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Turnover in the finance industry has always been high. For the past few years Wall Street combated this by offering new perks to attract in-demand professionals. Mandatory personal time, guaranteed weekends off, and accelerated promotion programs are just some of the initiatives banks have implemented. Although these efforts are a step in the right direction, they […]