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US News & World Report: The Best Jobs of 2014

Original Article: http://money.usnews.com/money/careers/articles/2014/01/23/the-best-jobs-...

"'Health care is the strongest job area of the economy right now,' says John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc., an outplacement consulting firm. 'It's a consistent creator of jobs, so there's so much demand for the services,' he says, adding that 31 million more people have access to insurance due to health care reform."

2013 December Job Cut Report: Fewest Layoff Announcements Since 1997

Announced job cuts fell to the lowest level of the year in December as U.S.-based employers reported plans to reduce payrolls by 30,623 during the month. That was down 32 percent from a November total of 45,314. For the year, job cuts were down about 3.0 percent from 2012, according to the latest report on monthly job cuts released Thursday by global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

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