Surge of 273,000 New US Jobs Surpasses Expectations

The growth of 273,000 new jobs in the United States was higher than expected by many economists According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, along with the increase of jobs, January’s average hourly earnings increased to $28.52, a rise of nine cents. Over the past 12 months, the overall …

Inspiring US Immigration Story of a Young Man from Guatemala

Onelio Mencho Aguilar, a teacher at T.C. Williams High School International Academy, immigrated to the US from Guatemala at 13 years of age Aguilar traveled here alone, only speaking his native Mayan language. He spent months looking for a home, spending many hungry, homeless days. He ended up in Virginia, …

Where to Find America’s Best Emerging Jobs for 2020

Automation and artificial intelligence (AI) are some of the most significant career opportunities for 2020 Hiring growth has seen an increase of 74 percent every year for the past five years. These positions are mostly concentrated in New York City, Los Angeles, Seattle, and the San Francisco Bay Area. AI specialists …

You Could Start a Business in America Just Like These Immigrants!

Immigration has been described as the foundation of America’s identity Immigrants are persistent, entrepreneurial, and more resilient than the average person. Although the following founders faced more hardship than most, they managed to start companies in the U.S., benefiting our society and economy. Chipper Cash, co-founded by Ham Serunjogi and …

Most Economists Predict Positive GDP Growth in the USA During 2020

Economists in January 2020 responded to a survey saying they expected the US gross domestic product (GDP) to grow between one and two percent this year The respondents predicting even higher growth of up to three percent is on the rise. Of course, the report happened while there was a …

Expats Consider These the Top Cities to Live and Work in the USA

Expats were asked to complete a survey to find the best cities to live and work abroad They rated 25 different elements of living abroad measuring the quality of life, work-life satisfaction, getting settled, local cost of living, and financial security and housing. Over 20,000 expat employees across 187 countries …

US Jobs and Salaries Are Growing Rapidly in These Boomtowns

The United States has several cities experiencing significant job and salary growth These boomtowns have been ranked by SmartAsset using seven metrics: unemployment rate, population change, GDP growth rate, number of jobs created, change in household incomes, and housing growth. Colorado has three cities in the top ten. Longmont, CO, …