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  • Health care job fair Wednesday in Boca Raton

    Health care job fair Wednesday in Boca Raton
    Health care employers will participate in a career fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in Boca Raton. Employers scheduled include Biomet 3i, Interim Healthcare, Optimum RTS, Massage Envy, MoreseLife, Trustbridge, West Boca Medical Center, Boca Raton...
  • L.A.'s tech industry is booming, but how big is it?

     L.A.'s tech industry is booming, but how big is it?
    Nearly everyone believes that tech in Los Angeles is booming. But measuring that growth is a murky business, with no consensus among the city's officials, economists, entrepreneurs and venture capitalists on where to begin, what regions to include or...
  • Over 45? Looking for a job? Check out this job fair in Williamsburg

    Over 45? Looking for a job? Check out this job fair in Williamsburg
    Peninsula Agency on Aging is hosting a 6th Annual Senior Employment Event. The event is scheduled for Thursday, June 25, from noon to 3 pm. The job fair is targeting those that are age 45 and over. The event will provide attendees an opportunity to meet...
  • Job growth heats up in May, cooling economists' concerns

    Job growth heats up in May, cooling economists' concerns
    The U.S. job market grew far more than expected last month, shoring up confidence that economic momentum had returned after the bleak winter quarter and increasing the odds that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates by the end of September. The...
  • US job growth in May was fueled by health care, hospitality

    If you want a job, take note. These sectors are on a hiring roll: Health care, business services and hospitality. Health care alone accounted for more than 20 percent of U.S. job growth in May, adding to the outsized growth the industry has produced over...
  • Solid May hiring lifts recession fears

    WASHINGTON Broad-based and stronger than expected hiring by employers in May should put to rest any concern about sluggish U.S. economic growth and the potential for a slide into recession. The U.S. economy added a very solid 280,000 jobs last month, the...
  • U.S. employers add 280K jobs, unemployment rate rises to 5.5 percent

    U.S. employers add 280K jobs, unemployment rate rises to 5.5 percent
    U.S. employers added a robust 280,000 jobs in May, showing that the economy is back on track after starting 2015 in a slump. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate ticked up to 5.5 percent from 5.4 percent in April. But that...
  • Orlando metro jobless rate drops to 4.9 percent

    Orlando metro jobless rate drops to 4.9 percent
    For the first time since the Great Recession, the Orlando metro area’s jobless rate dropped below five percent to 4.9 percent in April. The Orlando area continued to lead the state for annual number of jobs added during the 12-month period...
  • Justin Fox: Technology will transform the labor market - someday

    Justin Fox: Technology will transform the labor market - someday
    The world of work is being transformed by digital technology. Jobs are out. Gigs are in. Everybody knows that. Except for, you know, most of the American labor force. That's one conclusion you could draw from the McKinsey Global Institute's new report...
  • Mega Job Fair Do's and Don'ts: No kids, gum, saggy pants, short skirts

    Mega Job Fair Do's and Don'ts: No kids, gum, saggy pants, short skirts
    Just because it's called a job "fair" doesn't mean you should wear your headphones, expect food and drinks and wheel your toddler around in a stroller. And yet that's what some applicants do these days when they attend hiring events like the one...
  • Orlando entrepreneurship slips in ranks, but shows key strength

    Orlando entrepreneurship slips in ranks, but shows key strength
    A new study that measures startup activity in the country’s 40 largest metro areas shows Orlando taking a tumble during the last year. But area startup advocates say the city’s showing in startup density is cause for optimism. The metro...