By Geraldine Estevez | 04/15/2016 - 14:42
On Wednesday, Nebraska lawmakers approved a bill that could potentially allow immigrants with temporary legal status to lawfully work in more than 170 professions. This bill would apply to those individuals who
By Sugey Palomares | 10/09/2012 - 16:00
After months of unemployment rates hitting record highs, it seems like the tides aren't changing fast enough for many Latinos.
According to the latest employment report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate for Latinos slightly decreased to 9.9 percent in September, compared to 10.2 percent in August.
By Jill Pankow | 02/07/2012 - 11:41
After a long stretch of financial hardship for many Latinos, it seems the tides may finally be turning. As the nation’s economy begins to add jobs, those positions are quickly being filled, and mostly by Latinos! Sixty percent of new jobs, most of which are in the areas of hotels, food services, healthcare and manufacturing, went to the Latino population according to the Huffington Post.
By Kenrya Rankin Naasel | 05/11/2010 - 17:00
We've all seen the headlines; times are still tough. Many are on edge about having lost their jobs, and if you still have yours, you're probably fearful of joining the ranks of the unemployed. (Check out Latina.com's new Job Search section to find the perfect gig!) Believe it or not, now is the time to strategize. "We're in a recession, and if you don’t step up, you could be fired.