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  • Stocks Plunge After No Jobs     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 12:40 PM ET

    The Fast Money Halftime Report team reports on how lackluster job creation has weakened stocks.

  • IS QE3 a Sept. Certainty?     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 12:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses whether QE3 will be thrown back into September due the to August job reports.

  • Where Are The Jobs?     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, discusses whether a third round of monetary easing is likely now that markets have been hit with another lackluster jobs figure.

  • Youth and the Social Networking Dilemma Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 11:58 AM ET
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    As the Arab spring rolls into Autumn, and the UK recovers from a series of shocking riots, the role social media plays in widespread social unrest has never been so scrutinized. But at One Young World, tipped as the Davos for the younger generation, social networking is valued as a crucial new marketing tool with global reach, and even as a way to leverage new business.

  • Every now and then an economic data chart just screams out for an explanation, and this chart below by the Dallas Fed is one of them.

  • How to Play the Jobs Report     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 11:05 AM ET

    Showing investors how to profit from Friday's employment data, with Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital Advisors, and Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital.

  • How connected will you be this year to your office, your customers and to your boss? Welcome to the new rules of "out of the office."

  • Generation Limbo: Waiting It Out Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    Meet the members of what might be called Generation Limbo: Highly educated 20-somethings, whose careers are stuck in neutral, coping with dead-end jobs and listless prospects.

  • August Employment Report: Zero     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down the numbers on Friday's jobs report, and expert reaction, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Robert Brusca, Fact and Opinion Economics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Jobs Report Predictions     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 8:22 AM ET

    A panel of experts give their predictions on the all-important employment report, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Robert Brusca, Fact and Opinion Economics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Countdown to August Data     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 8:02 AM ET

    A preview of Friday's jobs report and its impact on the markets, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Robert Brusca, Fact and Opinion Economics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • The Swiss franc is up, the euro is off, and everyone's on edge for the jobs report - time for your Freaky Friday FX Fix.

  • State of the Unions: Jobs Emergency     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 7:42 AM ET

    Is government part of the solution in getting Americans back to work? Insight from organized labor on jobs creation, with Mary Kay Henry, Service Employees International Union president, and Rep. Michael Grimm, (R-NY).

  • Washington's Take on Jobs     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 7:14 AM ET

    Dueling perspectives on the government's role in job creation, with Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY), and Rep. Michael Grimm, (R-NY).

  • Getting Americans Back to Work     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 7:03 AM ET

    Friday's jobs report is sure to be a political hot button topic in Congress. Discussing what the government can do to solve the nation's unemployment problem, with Rep. Michael Grimm, (R-NY).

  • Trading Floor: Jobs Report Expectations     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 6:34 AM ET

    A look at what traders hope to see in Friday's jobs report and its impact on the U.S. dollar, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management.

  • Countdown to the Jobs Report     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 6:24 AM ET

    Will softness in the U.S. economy impact Friday's all-important jobs report,? Insight on what the markets expect to see, with Michael Darda, MKM Partners, and Bruce Kasman, JP Morgan.

  • US Must Focus on Jobs Not QE     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 5:20 AM ET

    "A very large proportion of those who are unemployed have been unemployed for a long time. It is known that if you are unemployed for a long period of time, it is much more difficult to re-enter the job market. It requires job retraining, it requires much more focused attention on hiring, and it requires not just another budget deficit, another monetary easing, but focusing much more on that particular group," Jacob Frenkel, Chairman of JP Morgan Chase, told CNBC.

  • Jobs Will Beat Forecasts but No Rally: Strategist Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 4:41 AM ET
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    Goldman Sachs is predicting only 25,000 jobs will have been created in the US last month while the consensus of analyst estimates for Friday’s non-farm payrolls is 75,000.

  • CIO: Market Wants Weak US Job Stats     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 4:00 AM ET

    "The market is hoping for a surprise to the downside. Any stronger number, and we risk having to price out expectations of QE3, and I think that is going to have a major impact on the market," John Woods, CIO at Citi Private Bank, told CNBC.