Employment and labor

Employment and labor
Holiday job outlook hurt by retail trimming
December 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008

1208OED1Oregon’s retail trade employment in August 2008 was below the year-ago level by 2,100 jobs, the first over-the-year loss since December 2003.

 

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Keeping employee spirits up in a downturn
December 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008

It’s not often the relocation of a business to a smaller office space is credited for improving employee morale.

 

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Mergers don’t help Oregon employment
December 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008

The sales of Tektronix and Longview Fibre were two of the biggest merger and acquisition deals cut in the Northwest in 2007, worth a combined $5 billion.

 

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September '08 employment and business indicators
December 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008

 

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Taking the temp at the job fairs
December 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008

As a recession settles in and jobs become scarce, career and job fairs serve as yet another barometer of economic times.

 

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