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Good News! Umployment Falls Again

The unemployment rate fell once again to 8.9% in February, down from 9% in January.  The unemployment rate has fallen nearly a full percentage point in the past 3 months, which is the fastest it has fallen in 28 years.[...]

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Unemployment Falls to 9.4%

In December ’10, the U.S. economy ended the year by adding 103,000 jobs that month, and the umployment rate unexpectedly fell to 9.4%, it’s lowest since May ’09, cnnmoney.com reported today. Also, many economists increased their predictions after ADP released[...]

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To Counter, or Not to Counter?

As we reported yesterday, Google has decided to give all their employees a 10% raise and a nice little year end bonus.  Companies are realizing that in today’s world people are not loyal to their companies as they once had been.  Not[...]

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Landing an Internship

Many college grads are finding themselves without jobs, or having difficulty getting one.  But landing an internship can be a great way to get in the door of an agency and show them what an asset you’d be to the[...]

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Ad Spending is Rebounding!

Finally, some good news on the economic front, at least in terms of the advertising industry.  We’ve seen a pick up in the number of jobs we need to fill, and now we see why.  Nielsen just released some global[...]

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Making Linkedin Work for You

In yesterday’s paper, The NY Times posted a great article about using Linkedin in business today.  While we have seen a huge jump in the past couple of years of the number of people having a Linkedin profile, we still[...]

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Economic Fears Ease

A few weeks ago most media outlets were reporting that the US economy could “double-dip” and Americans could be facing another economic slump before we can even get out of the one we’re in.  But it appears that while the[...]

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Resume Rehaul

Though things are picking up in the media job market, it’s still tough to get a new job these days, and recent jobless claims only reinforces this.  Many people think that their experience should speak for itself and that they[...]

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10 Golden Lessons…From an Expert

Somehow this old article came across my desk today.  Though I remember seeing it awhile ago, it never gets old. Steve Jobs is one the great innovators of our generation, and a creator of all things computer related that we[...]

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Broadcast Buyers…Enjoy Your Summer!

The upfront is almost a wrap!  CBS stated this week that they are done with Upfront Negotiations and ABC and NBC are almost there.  CBS issued a statement that they completed their upfront negotiations, though they didn’t discuss pricing.  However,[...]

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