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Jobless Claims Unchanged in First Week of September

Jobless Claims Unchanged in First Week of September

Washington, DC, September 10, 2020—In the week ending September 5, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 884,000, unchanged from the previous week's revised level, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Total Solutions Plus Keynote Speakers Announced

Total Solutions Plus Keynote Speakers Announced

Washington, DC, September 9, 2020—Ceramic Tile Distributors Association, National Tile Contractors Association, Tile Contractors’ Association of America and Tile Council of North America have teamed up again this year to deliver an even bigger joint VIRTUAL Conference in 2020.

Hybrid Work Models Will Continue, but Companies Still Want Office Space

Hybrid Work Models Will Continue, but Companies Still Want Office Space

Montclair, NJ, September 9, 2020-As organizations around the world begin reopening their offices, most companies in a new survey conducted by CBRE Group are offering their employees greater flexibility to work away from the office at least part of the time. At the same time, a large majority of companies say that, in the long run, the importance of the physical office will decrease only slightly or remain the same.

Job Openings Rose to 6.6M in July

Job Openings Rose to 6.6M in July

Washington, DC, September 9, 2020—The number of job openings increased to 6.6 million on the last business day of July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

PPG Releases 2021 Color Palette

PPG Releases 2021 Color Palette

Pittsburgh, PA, September 8, 2020- The PPG 2021 Palette of the Year “Be Well” was unveiled, consisting of hues Transcend, Big Cypress and Misty Aqua.