Job market

The impossible job market for students

For young people around the world, finding a job after graduation has become much more difficult. Strong competition, little professional experience, a pandemic and the recession it caused have made it increasingly difficult for young graduates or even current students to navigate the job market. What is more concerning, however, …

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Is the stock market in a bubble? Don’t bet on it.

Text size The August jobs report was a disappointment. But that didn’t mean much to the stock market. Paul Hennessy / SOPA Images / LightRocket / Getty Images Sometimes what you see is what you get. This was not the case with the August salary report. At first glance, the …

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Is the doctoral school worth the cost?

August 10, 2021 6:38 p.m. ET Editor’s Note: This forward-looking view examines whether graduate degrees are worth it. Then we will ask, “Would you take a job that does not allow remote working?” Or is it now non-negotiable? Students should click here to submit opinions under 250 words by August …

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