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2014-06-12 23:01:37

AbilityLinks.org is a Program of Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 AbilityLinks.org, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital’s job-opportunity network, and Project Starfish America, a business skills development program, are announcing a partnership to collaborate their efforts to reduce the high unemployment rate for people with disabilities. Project Starfish is an organization that has built an experiential business training, business engagement and employment platform...

2014-06-12 11:13:10

University of Oxford The recent recession can be linked with over 10,000 suicides across Europe and North America between 2008 and 2010 The recent recession can be linked with over 10,000 suicides across Europe and North America between 2008 and 2010, according to research by the University of Oxford and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. The findings, published in the British Journal of Psychiatry, show that suicide rates rose significantly in the EU, Canada and the...

2014-06-11 23:01:25

Jobs Increase and Unemployment Falls to 6.4 Percent in 2014 from 10. 9 Percent High in 2010 Hagerstown, Md. (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Under the guidance of the Washington County Board of County Commissioners, Washington County’s unemployment rate has fallen to 6.4 percent in April 2014, down from 7.3 percent in March. Despite the challenging economy, the Commissioners are pleased to announce the 4.5 percent drop in unemployment under the current administration. Over the past four years,...

2014-06-10 23:18:00

President and CEO of leading career management company discusses the benefits of adding technology to a company’s HR strategy. San Jose, Calif. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Innovations in technology are disrupting the way HR processes are handled. However, many companies still fear fully integrating technology into their offerings. Understanding the benefits of technology can help organizations take advantage of newly available offerings and gain a competitive edge. Sanjay Sathe, president...

2014-06-04 12:25:08

- The Supply/Demand rate for April fell below 2 (fewer than 2 unemployed for every vacancy) for the first time in over six years NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online advertised vacancies were down 18,900 to 4,904,100 in May, according to The Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine® (HWOL) Data Series, released today. The April Supply/Demand rate stands at 1.98 unemployed for each vacancy with a total of 4.8 million more unemployed workers than the number of advertised...

2014-05-27 23:10:32

“KROWSPACE” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, Biz Report, that takes a look at small, medium, and large businesses around the world that are making waves in their industry. NewsWatch host, Susan Bridges, conducted the report and shared with viewers how KROWSPACE is a unique job connection tool for job seekers and providers. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 “KROWSPACE” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, Biz Report, that takes a...

2014-05-20 23:07:45

The Goodwill Spring Career Fair, in partnership with more than 20 of the largest Bay Area employers, directly connects work ready job seekers with employers currently hiring for multiple positions in variety of industries. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 WHO:     Goodwill of San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties (SF Goodwill), Bauer’s Transportation, Flagship, Inc., Homejoy, L.E.N. Institute, Mi Pueblo, Minuteman Parking, MV Transportation, Solar City,...

2014-05-20 12:33:50

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers led by a University of North Texas Health Science Center epidemiologist found that a just and socially responsible layoff process is important for the emotional health of workers - a study that occurred during the most severe recession since the Great Depression. The findings could inform how downsizing companies approach layoffs, emphasizing processes that are transparent, understandable, fair and well planned, said M....

2014-05-20 00:21:00

New study examine government data WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While employers argue that there are not enough workers with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) degrees, a new analysis of government data by the Center for Immigration Studies finds no evidence that a general shortage of such workers exists. Consistent with most research on the subject, the findings show that the country has more than twice as many people with STEM degrees as there are STEM...

2014-05-18 23:02:48

Career Fair Connects Job-seekers With Disabilities and Inclusive Employers Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 AbilityLinks.org, the award-winning job-opportunity network created in 2001 to promote the hiring of people with disabilities, will host its second virtual job fair of the year beginning June 17. All job-seekers with disabilities and employers who value disability diversity are invited to participate. Samuel Chou, who recently found a job at the City Colleges of Chicago with...


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