• Indiana's right-to-work law upheld Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 3:56 PM ET

    The validity of an Indiana state law that bars companies from requiring workers to join a union and pay union dues was affirmed on Tuesday.

  • How women shortchange themselves at the workplace Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:03 PM ET

    Communicating their competence is critical for women in the workplace, and is something they don't do nearly enough.

  • Banker ditches Wall Street, hits the wakeboard Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:02 PM ET
    Joey Flotteron doing something he loves: getting pulled really fast behind a boat.

    It didn't take Joey Flotteron very long to realize that Wall Street was not for him. But watersports are.

  • Bezos hires Republican as Wash Post publisher Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 11:52 AM ET
    Frederick J. Ryan Jr. in July 2002.

    Jeff Bezos' hiring of Fred Ryan as Washington Post publisher ends more than eight decades of Graham family leadership.

  • Labor shortage risk?     Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    Jon Spector, Conference Board CEO, discusses his new report on U.S. and global labor markets that indicate the potential for a significant tightening in the U.S. labor market by the middle of 2015.

  • Yellen's labor gauges     Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:09 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference.

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses expectations for Friday's jobs data and how it may impact the Fed's timetable for raising interest rates.

  • US manufacturing, construction sectors roar Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee uses a mig welder to create a welding beed on the inside seem of a Pioneer coal stove at the Leisure Line Stove Co. facility in Berwick, Pennsylvania.

    The U.S. manufacturing sector rose in August to its highest level since March 2011, while construction spending surged.

  • Countdown to jobs     Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    Looking ahead to the parade of economic data this week, including jobs and manufacturing numbers, with Michelle Meyer, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and Michael Ryan, UBS.

  • Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, discusses the change in structure of the U.K. job market and urges other people to follow suit.

  • That millennial you're working with may be a jerk Monday, 1 Sep 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Millennials disproportionately say they are workaholics over older generations, despite managers saying the contrary.

  • Good time to look for a job in US: Pro     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Dawn Fay, district president of Robert Half, says the U.S. job market is "heading in the right direction".

  • Kevin Murphy, Professor of Economics, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and David Kelly, Chief Global Strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, discuss the issue of inequality in the U.S..

  • ECB vs US jobs: Which is the greater risk?     Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 6:24 PM ET

    Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at National Australia Bank, discusses whether the nonfarm payrolls report or the European Central Bank's policy decision will be more dangerous for markets.

  • This week's market movers     Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    Monthly indicators from the U.S. and China alongside central bank decisions in Australia and Japan are some of this week's key events, reports CNBC's Pauline Chiou.

  • We Can Work It Out     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:55 PM ET

    The big job of keeping Americans working... Someone's got to do it. Labor Secretary Tom Perez talks jobs, salaries and how to keep up in the global economy.

  • US confidence rose in August, shaking off doubts Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 9:56 AM ET
    A shopper looks at Michael Kors handbags at Macy's flagship store in New York.

    U.S. consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest since July 2007.

  • Consumers snap wallets shut as income growth slows Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    U.S. consumer spending unexpectedly fell in July as savings rose to their highest level in more than 1-1/2 years.

  • Corporates hold the key to Japan's spending: Pro     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 11:09 PM ET

    Alexander Treves, Head of Equities for Japan at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, says the rise in household spending depends on whether Japanese firms are hiring and willing to increase wages.

  • Labor market indexes show uptick in July: KC Fed Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 12:31 PM ET

    But the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank cautioned that recent declines in the unemployment rate overstate improvements in labor market conditions.

  • Good news! Jobless queue shortens, growth upgraded Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    A Ford worker performs a seat install on a 2014 Ford F-150 truck at the Ford Dearborn Truck Plant, in Dearborn, Michigan.

    U.S. jobless claims slid below the critical 300,000 level, and the economy grew at a quicker pace than estimated last quarter.

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  • Mary Thompson is a general assignment reporter, covering a range of stories from the 2008 financial crisis to Hurricane Katrina.

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