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  • Community Digest: CLC's Memorial Day service set for May 22

    Community Digest: CLC's Memorial Day service set for May 22
    Community job fair, class, ceremony and more. Grayslake Job Fair and panel: Job seekers are invited to attend the 20th annual JobMarketPlace job fair from 1 to 5 p.m. May 21, sponsored by the College of Lake County Career and Job Placement Center, in...
  • 'Data scientist' is fastest growing Chicago job search

     'Data scientist' is fastest growing Chicago job search
    As the unemployment rate falls, the labor market tightens and employers find themselves in a war for talent among increasingly choosy employees, just what kind of jobs are people seeking? In Chicago, searches for "data scientist" positions grew...
  • Mortgage rates rise again; 30-year loan averages 3.85%, Freddie Mac says

    Mortgage rates rise again; 30-year loan averages 3.85%, Freddie Mac says
    Interest rates on fixed-rate mortgages have moved higher three weeks in a row, with Freddie Mac’s latest survey showing lenders offering well-qualified borrowers conventional 30-year loans at an average of 3.85%, up from 3.8% last week. The...
  • Bank contest will award $1 million in career-coaching services

     Bank contest will award $1 million in career-coaching services
    A tweet could lead to a sweet job for some recent college graduates. Launched this week by Fifth Third Bank, a Twitter contest is offering $1 million worth of career coaching services aimed at helping young job-seekers build their own brand and land...
  • Family finances: How to get a job in today's market

    A robust job market means more opportunities for graduating college students, the unemployed and workers with a seven-year itch. But the days of submitting a resume and sitting for an interview are long gone. Many companies are taking new steps to find...
  • Florida's private job creation falls slightly in March

    Florida's private job creation falls slightly in March
    Florida added 14,400 jobs in March, slightly less than the 14,580 the state added in March 2014, payroll firm ADP said. The majority of the jobs, 4,670, were added in business and professional services. But construction and mining added 2,770 jobs and...
  • Business allies cool to Garcetti's minimum wage plan

    Business allies cool to Garcetti's minimum wage plan
    Atwater Village businessman Luis Lopez used to be a big fan of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. Lopez, who owns an auto repair shop on Fletcher Drive, gave $100 to Garcetti's 2013 campaign for mayor. He spread the word about Garcetti's candidacy on...
  • Veteran and military job fair in Virginia Beach Thursday

    Disabled American Veterans and RecruitMilitary are hosting a job fair for veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses on Thursday in Virginia Beach. The four-hour fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 14 at the Sandler Center for...
  • For Class Of 2015, Signs Of Strongest Job Market In Years

    For Class Of 2015, Signs Of Strongest Job Market In Years
    The job market hasn't healed in Connecticut yet, but you wouldn't know it from how recruiters are searching among this year's college seniors. "Our spring career fair, we had twice as many employers as last year. We actually had a waitlist," said Jim...
  • With hundreds of openings, employers seek summer job standouts at Sawgrass

    With hundreds of openings, employers seek summer job standouts at Sawgrass
    Young job seekers sporting their best dresses, suits and ties navigated a section of Sawgrass Mills on Thursday with resumes on hand, a little bit of jitters and the hope of landing a job with one of more than 50 retailers offering employment at the mall....
  • Upcoming business events in the Lehigh Valley

    SATURDAYMAY 9 CAMELBEACH is hosting a job fair to fill up to 500 seasonal positions, 9 a.m. to noon, Big Pocono Family Eatery at Camelbeach Waterpark, 1 Camelback Road, Tannersville. Positions available for ages 14 and up. Info: http://www.camelbeach....