30 Companies Switching to Long-Term Remote Work

evrymmnt / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on FlexJobs.com. During the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the transition to working from home was fast and furious for a lot of organizations. But many companies are now figuring out that permanent remote work is the future of work — pandemic or not. Following are […]

The 15 Best-Paying Cities for Masons

F8 studio / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Porch. With a still-hot real estate market driving demand for construction, many construction companies are eager to fill roles and keep projects moving ahead. But as is the case in many segments of the economy, the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact has made it more difficult […]

6 Ways Inflation Is Making People Change Their Lifestyles

Roman Samborskyi / Shutterstock.com For the past year, rising inflation has caused high levels of anxiety among consumers. Now, many people are changing their lifestyles in hopes of keeping the damage to their finances at a minimum. A recent survey of 2,000 adults by the Nationwide Retirement Institute revealed that many Americans are changing how […]

The Top 9 Reasons People Retire Earlier Than Planned

Jeanette Dietl / Shutterstock.com Many workers dream of retiring early. For others, premature retirement comes as an unwelcome surprise. There are many reasons people stop working before they planned. J.P. Morgan Asset Management recently combed through data from the Employee Benefit Research Institute’s 2021 Retirement Confidence Survey to find out why people stopped working sooner […]

15 States With the Highest Job Quit Rates

Syda Productions / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Chamber of Commerce. As workers continue to leave their jobs en masse, the phenomenon known as the “Great Resignation” seems to be far from over. According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, resignations totaled 4.2 million in January, down slightly a […]

The 15 Best-Paying Cities for Painters

kurhan / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Porch. The last year has seen unprecedented activity in the residential real estate market, with a growing number of buyers competing for a limited number of homes and sending prices upward. The scarcity of existing homes has created new opportunities for builders and construction professionals, […]

15 Cities With the Largest Increase in New Business Applications Since COVID-19

Monkey Business Images / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Self. The COVID-19 pandemic has been particularly hard on small businesses, which are estimated to employ nearly half of all American workers. A recent Federal Reserve Bank study noted that the pandemic caused an additional 200,000 businesses to close their doors last year, […]