Jobless blacks are jumping back faster into the workforce

Jobless blacks are taking full-time work at a higher rate than unemployed whites, amid a more favorable economy for a population whose prospects have historically been dimmer than for other races. Why it matters: The data, reflected in the chart above, suggest a greater willingness by jobless blacks to accept relatively low wages, while many…

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Facebook to marketers: You must move faster to keep up with consumers

Speaking to marketers at Nielsen’s annual Consumer 360 event, Facebook’s VP of Global Marketing Solutions Carolyn Everson said marketers need invest in the new storytelling formats that consumers have become accustomed to. Why it matters: Marketers can sometimes be slow adopters of new technologies because the business structures in place don’t always offer them enough…

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