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Naples resident leaves country, job to volunteer for a year helping poor in Nigeria

Naples resident Christine Adolf is at a crossroads. While working as a project manager with video marketing research company Qualvu, she experienced second thoughts about her career and direction in life. She began looking for work that was more meanin… Continue reading

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Job recruiters set to reveal secrets at Plano social media conference

The jobs market may still be struggling here in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, but some are finding success with a secret weapon: social media. Sites like LinkedIn and Facebook are being used by job recruiters to find the most qualified candidates, w… Continue reading

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The woman who wants John Wiley Price’s job

You can say one thing about Sylvia Rhodes-Bradley: She has great timing. That timing may one day propel her to one of the most powerful positions in Dallas County. (5 hours ago) Continue reading

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Financial Services Industry Increased Hiring Demand in May by 38%, Despite Latest Economic Forecast

Despite the recent economic forecast adjustment, the U.S. financial services industry increased its hiring demand by 38% in May 2011 and placed more than 56,000 new online job ads, according to WANTED Analytics?. Read the full story at (13 hours ago) Continue reading

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Appolicious Meet the Members: Eric Swayne

1. Tell us about yourself – where you live, your job, things you like to do. (6 hours ago) Continue reading

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True Confessions of New York’s Do-it-all Moms

Jess Wisloski, Yahoo! Local editor It’s a topic often shuttered away behind backyard fences or resigned to a picture-frame in the corner of an office. The disquieting crossroads where motherhood confronts job ambition comes into full view in a new (13… Continue reading

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Storm damage brings work, more jobs in construction industry

The severe weather last April has been a nightmare for many homeowners and drivers who suffered extensive damage. It is also a much needed boost for the construction industry and for people in need of a job. (2 hours ago) Continue reading

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Austin Real Estate Company Really Moves

As other cities and states are crawling at a snail’s pace toward economic recovery, Austin, Texas has been deemed "recession proof" and boasts the "second-strongest job market in the nation." (2 hours ago) Continue reading

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Public workers in crosshairs

A prosecutor in California collects $118,000 in unused sick days. A police officer in New York rings up $125,000 in overtime the year before retiring and ‘spikes’ his pension payments. An Ohio school superintendent is hired for the same job from which … Continue reading

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Wright Law Enforcement Center touts technology

When Pam Benson began fielding 911 calls for Wright County more than 20 years ago, typewriters were a main part of the job. (1 hour ago) Continue reading

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