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  • Leesburg job fair aims to fill 130 construction-related jobs

    Leesburg job fair aims to fill 130 construction-related jobs
    Hiring fairs are about making a good impression and demonstrating one's ability to do the job. CareerSource Central Florida recently hosted a "Paychecks for Patriots" hiring fair in Leesburg and will target people looking for construction-related jobs...
  • Summertime blues: August hiring disappoints

    WASHINGTON Weak August hiring reported by the government Friday was an important reminder that recent economic improvement notwithstanding, the U.S. economy continues to face numerous growth challenges. Mainstream economists had projected hiring in the...
  • Mixed employment report: Workers left Hampton Roads labor market

    Mixed employment report: Workers left Hampton Roads labor market
    Hampton Roads' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 5.7 percent in July, but this was because of almost 2,000 residents leaving the labor market, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission senior economist James Clary reports. The number...
  • U.S. private sector hiring slows; trade deficit at 6-month low

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. companies hired fewer workers than expected in August, but the trend in job growth remained consistent with a sturdy economic performance in the third quarter. That view was reinforced by other data on Thursday showing only...
  • U.S. second-quarter growth strengthens

    U.S. second-quarter growth strengthens
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy rebounded more strongly than initially thought in the second quarter with a bigger chunk of the growth driven by domestic demand in a bright sign for the future. Gross domestic product expanded at a 4.2 percent...
  • Data show more robust economic rebound in second quarter

    The economic rebound in the second quarter was stronger than previously estimated, another sign of a recovery gaining momentum after stalling early in the year. The Commerce Department said Thursday that gross domestic product, the broadest measure of...
  • U.S. private sector adds 204,000 jobs in August: ADP

    U.S. private sector adds 204,000 jobs in August: ADP
    U.S. companies hired 204,000 workers in August, below what analysts had projected as well as the level set in July, a report by a payrolls processor released on Thursday showed. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast that the ADPNational Employment...
  • Private sector adds 204,000 net new jobs in August, ADP reports

    Private sector adds 204,000 net new jobs in August, ADP reports
    Private-sector job growth slowed a bit last month, but employers still added a fairly strong 204,000 net new positions, payroll firm Automatic Data Processing said Thursday. The figure was a drop from July's downwardly revised 212,000 and below...
  • Orlando's tourism job market grows by 5.5%

    Orlando's tourism job market grows by 5.5%
    Orlando's tourism job market is growing faster than at almost any time in the past 10 years. The number of leisure and hospitality jobs jumped by 5.5 percent during the past 12 months, according to new state and federal employment data. The area...
  • Insight: Brazil's slump hits job market as election approaches

    SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) - Many of Brazil's biggest retailers, homebuilders and carmakers are cutting jobs as Latin America's largest economy teeters on the edge of recession, a fresh blow to President Dilma Rousseff's re-election bid. For years, low...
  • Office Depot partners with jobs site to hire veterans

    Office Depot partners with jobs site to hire veterans
    Office Depot is partnering with Military.com to provide job opportunities to veterans, the Boca Raton-based office supplier said Monday. Thousands of employment opportunities across Office Depot – including supply chain, sales, e-commerce, IT,...