Employment

The FINANCIAL -- In 2017 over 13 million people in the European Union (EU) were employed in economic activities related to tourism. Nearly 8 million of these people worked in the food and beverage industry, while 2 million were employed in transport. The tourism industries are a major employer of women. The proportion of part-time employment in the tourism industries (24 %) is significantly ...

The FINANCIAL -- These days, a growing number of employers are embracing the notion of flexibility and allowing workers to do their jobs from home. And many workers, in turn, are happier for ...

The FINANCIAL -- Eleven percent of American workers say they are "very" or "fairly" likely to be laid off in the next year, a slight increase from last year's record-low 8%. A solid majority of 59% ...