How the Jobs That Immigrants Do Are Changing

Indeed chief economist Jed Kolko takes a look at the jobs immigrants do—and how they are changing.

Immigration was one of the most contentious issues in the 2016 presidential campaign. President-elect Trump pledged both to deport unauthorized immigrants and to restrict future immigration in order to “put American workers first.” And these promises resonated: support for Trump was stronger in areas with fewer immigrants but larger recent increases in the local immigrant population, and Trump …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 1/13/16

This week’s labor market news on the politics of automation, economic indicators, and Trump.

Here’s the latest Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.

These are our picks for this week:

Automation as Stealth Job-Killer

Trade, offshoring, and immigration get far more political attention …

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Hiring Success Stories from Growing Businesses

Indeed SMB

Hiring is one of the most important growth strategies a business can undertake. It is also one of the trickiest.  The good news is that when it comes to connecting qualified candidates with open positions, search engines like Indeed have emerged as a powerful tool for employers.

For employers who have had success with search engine based recruiting, great hires …

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United States of Fitness? Here are the States with The Most Trainer and Dietitian Jobs

High number of Fitness and Nutrition job posting in high income areas in the US

Each year at Thanksgiving the great American tradition of holiday overeating begins—only to be followed by furious outbreaks of remorse and resolution-making on January 1st, of course.

During this post-holiday aftermath, gym memberships jump and the tills of the multibillion dollar fitness industry ring a little more loudly, but overindulgence is not just a seasonal trend. In fact, the “obesity …

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