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January 31, 2007

Reduced Job Satisfaction Lowers Healthcare Workers’ Confidence

After increasing for four consecutive months, the Hudson Employment Index (SM) for healthcare workers dropped in January, sliding 0.9 points to 108.4.

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January 31, 2007

CA Worker Confidence Continues to Fall in January

Following a large drop in December, worker confidence in California continued to decline as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) slipped another 0.8 points to 110.5 in January.

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January 31, 2007

Florida Worker Confidence Rebounds After Hitting 2006 Low

Worker confidence in Florida rebounded after hitting a year-low in December, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) rose 5.9 points to 118.3.

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January 31, 2007

Ohio Worker Confidence Falls Over Continued Financial Concerns

Ohio’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell for the second month in a row, declining 2.5 points to 100.4.

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January 31, 2007

PA Workers Worried About Losing Their Job

After four consecutive months of increases, worker confidence in Pennsylvania decreased in January, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell 4.4 points to 100.1.

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January 31, 2007

Greater Expectation to Hire Boosts TX Worker Confidence

Confidence among Texas workers strengthened in January, as the state’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) rose 3.9 points to 120.3.

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January 31, 2007

Atlanta Worker Confidence Wanes in 2007

Confidence among workers in Atlanta sagged in January, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell 5.5 points to 110.3.

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January 31, 2007

Philadelphia Worker Confidence Rises for Third Straight Month

Worker confidence in Philadelphia improved for the third consecutive month in January, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) rose 1.6 points to 91.6.

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January 31, 2007

Low Hiring Expectations Hurt Worker Confidence in San Francisco

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for San Francisco fell for the second straight month in January, dropping 5.4 points to 94.2.

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January 31, 2007

Fewer Job Security Concerns Boost Tampa Worker Confidence

Workers confidence in Tampa jumped to start the year, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) climbed seven points to 119.9.

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January 31, 2007

Increase in Expected Layoffs Hurts DC Worker Confidence

Worker confidence dropped in Washington, DC to start the year, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell 6.1 points to 108.2.

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January 31, 2007

Boston Workers’ Hiring Expectations Plunge in January

Worker confidence was nearly unchanged in Boston in January, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) shifted up just 0.3 points to 98.0.

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January 31, 2007

Chicago Worker Confidence Falls Again in January

Worker confidence declined in Chicago for the second straight month, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) dropped 2.2 points to 92.4.

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January 31, 2007

Dallas Worker Confidence Falls for Second Consecutive Month in January

Worker confidence declined in Dallas to start the year, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell three points to 106.1 in January.

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January 31, 2007

Financial Concerns Hurt LA Worker Confidence

Worker confidence waned in Los Angeles in January, as the city’s Hudson Employment Index (SM) fell 1.6 points to 102.3.

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January 31, 2007

Twin Cities Workers Forecast Record Low Layoffs

The Hudson Employment Index (SM) for Minneapolis-St. Paul jumped 10.2 points to 109.2 in January.

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January 31, 2007

Drop in Job Security Concerns Boost Worker Confidence in NYC

Hudson Employment Index (SM) climbed 2.4 points in January to 90.3.

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January 29, 2007

Small Business Economic Confidence Rebounds in January

Small business confidence in the American economy rebounded in January as owners reported substantially fewer cash flow issues in surveys conducted for this month’s Discover® Small Business Watch (SM).

January 17, 2007

Who Do You Report to? Chances Are, Not a Female Minority

More than three-quarters (76 percent) of U.S. workers report to a Caucasian boss and just one-third (34 percent) state their boss is a woman, according to a new Hudson survey.

January 8, 2007

Consumer Economic Confidence in Chicagoland Improves Significantly

The economic confidence of consumers in Chicagoland rose significantly during the fourth quarter of 2006.