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2013-05-20 08:24:19

In his new book The Polaris Effect, Roedel starts a movement to empower U.S. consumers to purchase American-made products WENATCHEE, Wash., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In spite of reports of a rebounding U.S. economy, Americans are still rapidly losing manufacturing jobs to outsourcing. According to healthcare management executive Richard Roedel, an average of 1,276 manufacturing jobs were lost every day between 2000-2012. However, Roedel has the solution, which he presents in a new...

2013-05-19 23:01:13

EmploymentCrossing.com has also found Texas to be a leader in job creation in the country. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Texas continues to be the number one jobs creating state in the country. The Lone Star state has added 33,100 jobs in April, which brings the total to 326,100 for the last 12 months. The data is from the Texas Workforce Commission. The state also has a lower unemployment rate compared to the national average. In April, the unemployment rate for Texas was 6.4 percent,...

2013-05-19 23:00:21

Workforce Alliance announced today that the unemployment rate for April 2013 in Palm Beach County, FL is 6.8 percent. This is the lowest since June 2008 and 1.6 percentage points less than April 2012 rate of 8.4 percent. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Palm Beach County´s unemployment rate for April 2013 is 6.8 percent — the lowest since June 2008 (6.5 percent) — and 1.6 percentage points less than the April 2012 rate of 8.4 percent. The county´s unemployment...

2013-05-13 23:22:24

SF startup´s 40,000+ customers created 200,000 jobs since Sept. 2010. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Businesses have now created 200,000 jobs through the SmartRecruiters´ hiring platform since its founding in September 2010. "From the moment I met the company - and their vision of Zero Unemployment - I knew SmartRecruiters was a big idea to change the labor market,” said CEO & Founder of TalentCulture Consulting Meghan Biro. “200,000 jobs created...

2013-05-09 12:31:34

SAN LEANDRO, California, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon technology market hot, employment levels spike as region's industry sees largest influx of VC funding since dotcom boom TriNet's SMBeat [http://www.trinet.com/hub/SMBeat/default.htm?utm_source=utm_source=SMBeat&utm_medium=utm_release=Release&utm_campaign=SMBeatApr ] , a detailed analysis of trends in key human capital economic indicators for small businesses, reports April job...

2013-05-09 08:36:51

Growing startup gives entrepreneurs and small businesses a much-needed weapon in the 2013 hiring market PHILADELPHIA, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneurs and small business owners continue to be left out as companies compete for market share of the growing number of unemployed Americans. While the hiring managers of established companies deal with a major increase of unsolicited resumes, those companies with smaller recruiting budgets are left to source from a pool of...

2013-05-07 23:25:24

Empire Digital Products CEO, Scott Brodsky, comments on the decrease of US weekly unemployment aid applications Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 On May 7, Empire Digital Products CEO Scott Brodsky releases a comment on a recent Washington Post article that discusses a decrease in applications for weekly unemployment aid in the United States. According to the May 2nd Washington Post article titled, “US weekly unemployment aid applications drop to 324K, lowest in 5 years, sign of fewer...

2013-05-06 23:02:38

In an unprecedented assault on joblessness, Veterans from the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard and Marines have joined forces to form VeteransMovingHelp.com, the nation's first moving labor company that focuses on employing Veterans. Gainesville, FL (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Veterans seek triumph over unemployment through providing professional nationwide moving labor services. All of the Veteran moving help crews are background checked, experienced, knowledgeable, licensed and insured. They...

2013-05-06 12:23:46

Index Signals Moderate Job Increases Ahead NEW YORK, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Employment Trends Index(TM) (ETI) increased in April. The index now stands at 111.68, up from 111.61 (an upward revision) in March. The April figure is 3.8 percent higher than a year ago. "Despite weak economic activity, the Employment Trends index is still signaling moderate job growth in the coming months," said Gad Levanon, Director of Macroeconomic Research at The Conference...

2013-05-03 16:23:15

"Reversing sequestration and investment in nation's basic infrastructure could spur growth and prosperity for working people" WASHINGTON, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the dip in overall jobs growth that economists feared did not occur - the national unemployment rate went down slightly to 7.5 percent - the construction industry lost 6,000 jobs in April and construction unemployment remains in the double digits at 13.2 percent. (Logo:...