Older Job Seeker? This Is Your Decade!

The percentage of older workers has increased. In 2000, 13% of the labor force in the U.S. was aged 55 and up. This percentage will increase to 25% by 2020.For years, most job gains have occurred in the 25-54 year-old age group. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, this is about to change. In the coming decade, 35% of added workers are expected to be over 55 years of age. Job growth in the retail segment is projected at 10% over this span, on par with other occupations. However, with a higher rate of turnover, this means there will be more retail jobs available....more

Another One Bites The Dust

Recently I found out that one of my favoritesmall business owners who sold natural hair care products has closed their doors...I'm sad to announce that Nyenzo in Raleigh, NC has closed their doors....more