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US jobless claims hit six-month low in early August

US jobless claims hit six-month low in early August

New claims for US unemployment benefits fell sharply in early August, reaching their lowest weekly level in six months, according to Labor Department data released Thursday. The new figures suggested labor markets continued to tighten and that the jobless was likely to remain near its current 16-year-low of 4.3 percent. For the week ending August […]

CNN Accidentally Makes The Case For Limiting Immigration

CNN Accidentally Makes The Case For Limiting Immigration

CNN joined the ranks Thursday of The Washington Post, The New York Times and other national media outlets in warning about the supposedly harmful economic effects of the RAISE Act, a Trump administration-backed bill to reduce legal immigration levels by half over a decade. In a report titled “Trump immigration plan to cost 4.6 million […]

People in High Stress Jobs Should Be Given Video Gaming Breaks, Says Research

People in High Stress Jobs Should Be Given Video Gaming Breaks, Says Research

More than half of Americans regularly experience cognitive fatigue related to stress, frustration, and anxiety while at work. Those in safety-critical fields, such as air traffic control and health care, are at an even greater risk for cognitive fatigue, which could lead to errors. style=”display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-8420654331411867″ data-ad-slot=”1313712966″> Given the amount of time that people spend […]

Automation threatens dream of 450,000 unionized California High-Speed Rail jobs

Automation threatens dream of 450,000 unionized California High-Speed Rail jobs

By Kevin Dayton It’s trendy for public intellectuals to warn that technological advancement may soon lead to the “end of work.” While some might scoff at this prophesy, it’s valid for certain occupations. Unions that represent workers in skilled trade occupations have seen the “end of jobs” for decades and certainly take the threat seriously. […]

Mainstream Media ignores Iowa President Trump rally

Mainstream Media ignores Iowa President Trump rally

By Michael Hernandez (Editor’s Note:   The following remarks were taken from President Donald J. Trump’s rally held Wednesday in Cedar Rapids, Iowa) which was broadcast by Right Side Broadcasting Network and carried on Breitbart TV.) Jobs: “We’ve created almost 4 trillion dollars of wealth.” Borders: “After spending billions of dollars defending other people’s borders, we […]

County to host job and career fair

County to host job and career fair

The County of Ventura Human Resources Department will be hosting a job and career fair on Thursday, June 29, 2017. The event is open to the public and there is no charge for entrance or parking. The career fair will be held in the main courtyard of the Ventura County Government Center, between the Hall […]

Moorpark College Hosts Career & Internship Expo for Student and Community Members — April 5th

Moorpark College Hosts Career & Internship Expo for Student and Community Members — April 5th

Employers offering full- and part-time positions and internships are invited The Career Transfer Center at Moorpark College will host its annual Career & Internship Expo Wednesday, April 5, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Raider Walk & Quad on campus (7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA). The Career & Internship Expo is free to students and community […]

Conservative supporters cheer President Trump and Vice President Pence at CPAC

Conservative supporters cheer President Trump and Vice President Pence at CPAC

By Michael Hernandez President Trump:  “We are the future of the Republican Party” “Now you finally have a president, finally.  Took you a long time,” said President Donald J. Trump to his cheering supporters at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Maryland on Friday. President Trump vowed to keep his campaign promises, specifically to […]

Study: California Lost 589,100 Jobs to China from 2001-2015

Study: California Lost 589,100 Jobs to China from 2001-2015

By CHRISS W. STREET A new study by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) has found that California lost a net 589,100 jobs from 2001 to 2015, after China entered the World Trade Organization. Researchers at EPI found that the growing U.S. goods trade deficit with China displaced a net 3.4 million jobs in the United States. […]

5 Bills for California Employers to Track in 2017

5 Bills for California Employers to Track in 2017

. . By Stephen Frank Sacramento works hard to kill jobs directly and to make jobs too expensive to fill and use.  We are a State that still forces workers to pay bribes to work, pay for health care that is mediocre at best and deadly at worst.  We make it so expensive to hire […]

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