Are American Workers Becoming Fickler?

With the millennial generation entering the labor force, there is much talk that this new generation of workers are more mobile and are less loyal to their employers. Chmura’s analysis of the historic employee tenure data shows that is not the case. While national employee tenure did decrease in recent years, it is more likely driven by economic conditions such as improved labor market conditions after the great recession.

Math Majors Solve Employers Problems

With students packing up to go back to college this month with declared or undeclared majors, it’s a good time to consider the fields that graduating students are going into and whether they match up with the skills businesses need. Do the math.

Computer Science Jobs on the Rise

Many recent high school graduates are likely considering a postsecondary education in computer science because those jobs are growing quickly today. But what will demand be when those graduates enter the job market?

Economic Impact: Student loan debt is rising

Household debt surpassed its 2008 recession peak in the first quarter of 2017, according to a recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. As of March 31, household debt stood at $12.73 trillion, a $149 billion, or 1.2 percent, increase above the previous quarter. Mortgage balances, which make up the largest amount of debt, rose 1.7 percent to $8.63 trillion.