When I was in law school, I waited tables in a restaurant in Texas for a couple of months. The tips were good, but every once in while a customer would stiff me.
They're everywhere, and have been for as long as I can remember: U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing devices, moving boxes, and self-storage units are ubiquitous.
A sweeping and controversial new labor law in California is fighting worker misclassification, and forcing what are known as gig economy workers -- independent contractors who work on a flexible basis, often for tech companies -- to be recognized a
A new guide 'With Great Tech Comes Great Responsibility' arrives during a period of backlash on campuses, where tech companies like Amazon and Palantir recruit.
The start of approximately 400,000 job losses in the German automotive industry is already underway as the industry shifts towards electric vehicles, reported the Financial Times.
When we get to a point where literally just about everything can be done more cheaply and more efficiently by robots, the elite won't have any use for the rest of us at all.
Stocks fell on Friday, reversing from all-time highs, as investors digested weaker-than-expected jobs data to end a volatile week full of geopolitical concerns.
Job losses tied to bankruptcies soared to levels not seen since 2005 as a slowing economy contributed to a downturn in employment, said Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.
Guess who's getting used to working with robots in their everyday lives? The very same warehouse workers once predicted to be losing their jobs to mechanical replacements.
In what was not entirely surprising, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg has "resigned" and will be replaced by current Chairman David Calhoun. CNBC's Phill LeBeau has a slightly different take: "This was the decision of the board. .. He was fired."
There's a chance that the iPhone you're about to get for Christmas contains cobalt mined by a six-year-old.
California's Assembly Bill 5 has already had an adverse impact on the state's freelance writers, approximately two-thirds of whom are women.
Technocrats who are inventing AI algorithms by the hundreds may inadvertently have their own work replaced by their own inventions. Knowledge and white-collar workers are now in the cross-hairs for job replacement. ? TN Editor
Baby boomers might have paid into Social Security, but millennials and Gen Z are being asked to pay a lot more--for a program that will offer them less return.
You've heard that the independent media (i.e. the media that actually challenges the establishment narratives) is full of Russian bots, and you probably know that this is neo-McCarthyist hooey.
Chicago's mayor on Tuesday accused leaders of the city's powerful teachers union of using its "political agenda" to hold up a contract agreement to end a strike that will keep students from classrooms for at least 10 days.
A measure of hiring by U.S. companies has fallen to a seven-year low and fewer employers are raising pay, a business survey found.
In 1991, demographers Neil Howe and William Strauss published their awkwardly titled tome "13th Gen," about Generation X -- the Americans born between 1961 and 1981. If Xers had paid attention, they would have committed suicide.
The truth is that most American families are deeply struggling, but you hardly ever hear this from the mainstream media.
Jobs are coming to Murray because of something grown in Western Kentucky.
A new report by The Wall Street Journal indicates about 100 of the 425 Sears and Kmart stores that financier Edward Lampert acquired out of bankruptcy are set to close by year-end.
Do you remember what it was like in 2008 when it literally felt like no job was truly safe?
Former Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., will return to the public eye with a weekly SiriusXM radio show starting on Sept. 28, the company announced on Wednesday.
Fifty UW-Madison professors make over $300,000 per year...
Women are slowly catching up to men in median wages but growth has been pathetic across the board.
More than 2,200 nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center are walking off the job Friday morning, after contract talks with the hospital broke down this week amid a dispute over staffing levels and pay raises.
In case you were unsure about her socialist bona fides…
Innovation moves the world forward, but not painlessly.
A 2014 report on jobs showed some alarming statistics: 1 in 5 Americans have lost their jobs over the past five years and remained unemployed. Here's another alarming statistic: 96 million Americans are unemployed. Everyone's talking about a rec
McDonald's has agreed to acquire Apprente, which uses artificial intelligence to understand speech.