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2014-03-10 23:28:19

MGE Management Experts hailed by Florida Governor, for being named as one of American’s fastest growing companies in 2013 by Inc. as unemployment soars and unemployment benefits hang in the balance. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 MGE Management Experts congratulated by Florida Governor, Rick Scott, for being named as one of American’s fastest growing companies in 2013 by Inc. Magazine. MGE’s growth and contribution to Florida’s economy is occurring as the national...

2014-03-10 23:22:09

Career management and employee engagement experts launch third-annual RiseSmart Challenge, the March Madness contest for transitioning workers. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 RiseSmart, the leader in enterprise career management solutions, today announced the launch of the third-annual RiseSmart Challenge, its March Madness office pool specifically designed for participants in RiseSmart Transition, the company’s flagship outplacement solution. The RiseSmart Challenge was created to...

2014-03-06 04:23:05

Leading Companies Make Commitments to Help Reskill Workers CHICAGO, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that, on average, a company loses more than $14,000 for every job that stays vacant for three months or longer? That one in six companies loses $25,000 or more?* Considering the fact that more than half (54 percent) of employers currently have open positions for which they can't find qualified candidates - and 35 percent of all employers have positions that stay open for 12 weeks or...

2014-02-28 12:22:40

BALTIMORE, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. is proud to announce it has been selected a "Preferred Training Partner" for the Purple Line and the Red Line light rail projects scheduled to start in 2015. On February 21(st), Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley announced the selection of the 16 partners for the projects which will create more than 6,800 jobs. Goodwill will provide job training and job placement assistance. The Maryland...

2014-02-27 23:03:59

Career fair connects job-seekers with disabilities and inclusive employers Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 AbilityLinks.org, the award-winning job-opportunity network created in 2001 to promote the hiring of people with disabilities, will host its first virtual job fair of the year beginning March 25. All job-seekers with disabilities and employers that value disability diversity are invited to participate. “AbilityLinks has hosted numerous job fairs over the last few years...

2014-02-25 23:04:09

Technology, business, and healthcare jobs are the most popular for 2014. Hound.com has thousands of these jobs advertised and users can take advantage of the fact that Hound advertises directly from employer’s sites. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 According to http://money.usnews.com/money/careers/articles/2014/01/23/the-best-jobs-of-2014, the best jobs for 2014 are technology jobs, followed by healthcare and business jobs. A software developer is the number one career, which is...

2014-02-18 23:22:49

The EC Hispanic Media study reveals that immigration reform is an important political discussion for US Hispanics in Facebook, but job creation and the economy are more so. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 EC Hispanic Media announced the release of further findings regarding political themes and views that are important for US Hispanics in Facebook. While half the US Hispanics surveyed consider immigration reform to be important, jobs and the economy remain the number one and...

2014-02-07 16:23:29

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to an Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) analysis of the February employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), women lost 51,000 jobs on nonfarm payrolls in January, while men gained 164,000 for a net increase of 113,000 jobs. As of January, women have more than recovered all their jobs lost in the recession, while men have regained 81 percent (4.9 million) of the jobs they lost. In January,...

2014-02-06 23:20:27

More Evidence Economy Improving — Social Security Attorneys Boise Firm Sees SSD Applications Slowing. Boise, ID (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Advocate Attorneys – Disability Lawyers, a highly successful firm of Social Security Attorneys, specializes in assisting the disabled in obtaining their Social Security Disability benefits. Advocate Attorneys works with claimants throughout the disability application process, including preparing high-quality cases for disability hearings. Because...

2014-02-06 08:24:56

CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. has an estimated 10 million self-employed jobs as of 2013. That's 6.6 percent of all reported jobs, but down from a high of 7.2 percent in 2006. This is according to a new report from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI). Self-employment grew rapidly from 2001-2006, adding close to 1.8 million new jobs nationwide. Since the beginning of the recession, however, self-employed jobs declined by 936,000 and did not recover...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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