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  • Hire Ground Chat: Looking For A Job

    Hire Ground Chat: Looking For A Job
    Newsteam: Good morning, everybody. Our live chat this morning will be with Ross Primack, a career coach with the Connecticut Department of Labor. Send in your questions for Ross at any time, and we'll begin around 9 a.m. Ross Primack: Good morning...
  • Sales Recruiter

    POSITION: Sales Recruiter DATE: 3/28/11 DEPARTMENT: Human Resources REPORTS TO: Director, HR-Integrated Media ROLE: Using a variety of sourcing methods, find top talent candidates for sales positions throughout Tribune Company. RESPONSIBILITIES...
  • Hire Ground Chat: Preparing Your Resume

    Hire Ground Chat: Preparing Your Resume
    • Resume` examples from Department Of Labor Newsteam: Good morning! Our live chat with Karen Quesnel, a professional resume writer with the Connecticut Department Of Labor, will begin shortly before 9 a.m. Have questions about preparing your...
  • Orlando metro area leads state in job growth, new state report says

    Orlando metro area leads state in job growth, new state report says
    The growing tourism industry and other job sectors made Orlando the leading metro area in Florida for job growth in February, according to a new state jobs report released Friday. Of the 24 metro areas in the state, all 24 had year-over-year job gains...
  • Stocks close with slight gains, but still end the week lower

    Stocks close with slight gains, but still end the week lower
    A tough week on the stock market ended quietly Friday. Major indexes notched modest gains, not nearly enough to make up for the four previous days of losses. It wound up being the second-worst week for the market so far this year. The Dow Jones...
  • North Dakota loses lowest jobless rate as oil prices slide

    For the first time in more than six years, North Dakota doesn't have the lowest unemployment rate in the nation, due in part to sliding oil drilling activity spurred by low crude prices. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released Friday show North...
  • ILA says new labor contract sends message Baltimore port is 'open for business'

    ILA says new labor contract sends message Baltimore port is 'open for business'
    Local dockworkers' approval of a long-disputed labor contract in Baltimore sends a message to shippers that the city's port is "open for business," according to a union official. "Your voices have been heard," wrote Wilbert Rowell, the International...
  • Maryland adds 6,100 jobs in February

    Maryland adds 6,100 jobs in February
    Maryland employers added 6,100 jobs in February, one of the largest monthly gains in a year, but with gains split almost evenly between the public and private sectors, the growth underscores the task the state faces as it works to make itself less reliant...
  • CT Labor Department: Cold To Blame for February Job Downturn

    Connecticut employers cut more positions than they added in February, breaking a seven-month streak of job market growth, the state Department of Labor said Thursday. The preliminary estimate is that the state had 3,700 fewer jobs in February than it...
  • No big change in NC jobless rate for February at 5.3 percent

    North Carolina's jobless rate fell slightly in February, registering at 5.3 percent for the month, the state Commerce Department reported Friday. The jobless rate was unchanged from January's revised rate but below the national unemployment rate of 5.5...
  • Unemployment drops to 5 percent in Palm Beach County, 5.2 percent in Broward

    Unemployment drops to 5 percent in Palm Beach County, 5.2 percent in Broward
    Unemployment continued to fall in South Florida and statewide in February. In Palm Beach County, the jobless rate was 5 percent, down from 6.3 percent a year ago. The county added 20,400 jobs over the year, primarily in professional and business...