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The Seesaw Effect – Tracking Veteran Employment Statistics


April 10, 2017

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released employment numbers for November 2016 which show that the national unemployment fell to 4.6% from 4.9%; but unfortunately veteran unemployment has increased from 4.3% to 4.8%! This is a rare occurrence, as national veteran unemployment usually lags the national civilian unemployment rate, and it shows a seesaw effect.  Click for full story…

Engaging Millennials with the Use of Technology

Engaging Millennials with the Use of Technology


March 28, 2017

Was Chrysler stereotyping millennials with its design of Portal, which is “designed by millennials for millennials”, offering in-vehicle wireless, fast electric charge that’s good for at least 250 miles, incredibly flexible and customizable seating? Futuristic or over the top, there’s no doubt that the generation dubbed as millennials is undoubtedly tech-savvy and can be expected  Click for full story…

International Women’s Day

Celebrating the International Women’s Day


March 8, 2017

The International Women’s Day comes around every March 8th. The question is, is it just a token occasion or is it a real celebration, and if it’s a celebration, what exactly are we celebrating? I would say it is a celebration of the fact that the many regions of the world recognize the fact that  Click for full story…

characteristics of millennials

Millennials as Free Agents


March 7, 2017

Working with and managing millennials (currently those aged between the ages of 18-34) is considered a downright challenge, even as their numbers catch up with and exceed that of baby boomers (currently those between the ages of 51-69). Millennials now represent more than one-half of the workforce at any business. Not only are they are  Click for full story…