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Manufacturing jobs come to New Mexico

August 29, 2014

Several cities in New Mexico have placed a special emphasis on the manufacturing sector, hoping to attract skilled workers and established businesses to the state.

Industrial firms set up shop in North Carolina

August 29, 2014

Two major manufacturing companies recently announced their plans to open new facilities in North Carolina.

Construction industry soars in Philadelphia

August 29, 2014

Philadelphia was recently recognized for its impressive job creation numbers, as officials reported that the city ranked third in the U.S. for generating new construction jobs.

Job market strengthens in St. Louis

August 28, 2014

When the Great Recession hit in 2008, St. Louis was one of the most heavily-affected cities in the U.S.

Employment on the rise in the sports industry

August 28, 2014

Breaking into the entertainment industry may be difficult for some professionals, but according to The Wall Street Journal, employment in the sports realm has continued to soar in the past several years.

US posted strong job growth in second quarter

August 28, 2014

Economists revealed that the U.S. experienced strong growth on the job front during the second quarter of 2014.

1,200 jobs expected at Fishkill distribution center

August 28, 2014

Expansion by Gap, Inc. could be bringing more than 1,000 jobs to Fishkill, New York, the Poughkeepise Journal reported. The source described the company's $96 million investment in its facility there as the biggest economic news in years for the county.

Laid off employees finding new work, better pay

August 28, 2014

The BLS reported that more than 4 million of those long-tenured people were laid off during that period, and 61 percent had found work by the beginning of this year.

Is Your Training Program Attracting or Detracting Candidates?

August 28, 2014

Every organization offers some degree of on-job training, at a minimum during the onboarding process, but the quality of a company's training program can have a direct impact on the level at which employees remain engaged and motivated.

Drone manufacturer bringing jobs to Nevada

August 27, 2014

According to the Reno Gazette-Journal, Ashima Devices plans to move its headquarters to Reno, bringing with it around 400 positions. The company manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly known as drones.