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Engineering Pay Gap? Glassdoor Reveals Many Women Engineers Earn Less than Men

Many women engineers1 earn less than their male counterparts and the pay gap widens as years of experience increases, according to a recent analysis of more than 4,700 salary reports submitted anonymously on Glassdoor.com by people in the engineering field, of which 70% are male and 30% ar...

Job Resource Sites See Traffic Increase

In an article in today's San Francisco Chronicle, the reporter highlights the fact that traffic numbers are up on popular job posting sites. It states "traffic to job search sites, for instance, grew 51 percent in January from the same month a year earlier." In addition to pointing out jo...

Job Numbers Are Out: Unemployment rate reaches 8.1%

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released an update today on where the job market stands.  Employers cut another 651,000 jobs from payrolls in February pushing the nation's unemployment rate to 8.1 percent - a rate not seen since 1983.  According to a mention in the Wall Street Journ...