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Jobs jamboree 2022 sees enthusiastic employers and savvy job seekers at MetraPark | Local News

TOM ACKERMAN At Jobs Jamboree 2022 in Billings on Wednesday, the consensus was that the labor market favors employees. The Montana pavilion at MetraPark was packed with employers and job seekers. “There’s been a lot of activity and the energy seems high, especially compared to last year when we were here,” said Holly Lake, district […]

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DC government hosts virtual job fair, expanding ‘on-site’ job openings

WASHINGTON (FOX 5DC) – DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and the DC Human Resources Department are hosting a two-day virtual recruiting event where participating agencies have the opportunity to make job offers on the spot. Download the FOX 5 DC News app for the latest local news and weather The event will take place Wednesday and […]

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New app connects job seekers with mobile reception work

UPDATE: Mayor of Mobile Sandy Stimpson and David Clarke, President and CEO of Visit Mobile, took to the podium around 12:15 p.m. to talk about the new app designed to match job seekers with jobs jobs in the hospitality industry in Mobile. Clarke spoke about the number of hospitality workers who left the business during […]

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Job seekers place higher priority on remote work, survey finds

As we increasingly return to normalcy after the pandemic, not everything is returning to normal at work. Bankrate conducted a survey asking workers for their opinions on a variety of topics, including whether they had requested a hybrid work schedule, whether they felt underpaid and what job seekers prioritize in their search. Courtesy rate Bankrate […]

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Remote work forever? ZipRecruiter CEO says that’s to be expected

The February jobs report beat expectations, but wage growth came in at 5.1%, slightly below the 5.8% expected. And we know from the massive coverage it gets that the labor market is showing strong growth. If you need cold, hard data, 4.3 million Americans quit their jobs in January. And pair that with the 11.3 […]

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Japanese company helps Vietnamese job seekers through the pandemic | Society

GoWell Director Hidekazu Matsuda interviewed by Vietnam News Agency (Source: VNA) Tokyo (VNA) – Numerous Vietnamese in Japanespecially Japanese university graduates, received prompt and efficient assistance from a local employment service company during the two years of the COVID-19 pandemic. Founded in 2010, GoWell is one of the prestigious suppliers of Asian workers for local […]

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The Race for Talent: Now Job Offers Can Arrive in Days

With millions of jobs open and not enough workers to fill them, employers are struggling to attract and retain employees. At the end of 2021, there were 10.9 million job openings, according to the most recent data from the Labor Department. One way companies are solving the problem is to streamline the hiring process to […]

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POEA warns public against fake job postings in Palau

The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) warned aspiring Filipino Overseas Workers (OFW) on Friday, February 18, 2022 against fake job offers in Palau. In its Notice 11-2022, the POEA said the public should be vigilant against unscrupulous individuals and entities who have promised false employment opportunities in Palau. “We have received information that certain individuals […]

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You: victim of the employer’s incompetence?

(NAPSI) – You may have heard that a former employer is only allowed to disclose your employment dates and title, but that may not be entirely true. If you’re confident that your former employers will still abide by this policy, you might want to reconsider. Allison & Taylor, Inc. The reference checking company has found […]

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MSU Office Gives Job Seekers Ideas | Local News

Encouraging students to take advantage of the extensive resources available to them at Minnesota State University’s Career Development Center is not unlike horses at watering hole; there are many, but whether they drink or not is up to them. CDC Director Pam Weller, an experienced career counselor with over 25 years in the field, has […]

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Cryptocurrency scam: Job seekers lose thousands to fake company promising jobs

DURHAM, NC — The Better Business Bureau has sent out multiple alerts about a fake cryptocurrency company that scammed job seekers out of thousands of dollars. A man says he lost $10,000 because of the scheme. Daniel LaSane thought he had found a fresh start to re-entering the workforce by browsing job postings on Indeed.com. […]

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Employers and job seekers invited to participate in online career week

Posted: February 10, 2022 Employers and job seekers invited to participate in online career week Employer video sessions will allow job seekers to connect with potential employers The College of the Rockies has partnered with Kootenay Employment Services (KES) and WorkBC to host East Kootenay Online Employment Week 2022 from March 1-4. The job fair […]

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‘Outdated recruitment practices’ exclude job seekers with disabilities, criminal records or older workers

Thursday, February 10, 2022 7:28 a.m. Getty Images An industry group says outdated hiring practices should be fixed to tap into more diverse talent pools, including those with disabilities, who have previous criminal convictions, and younger and older workers. The call to action from Business in the Community (BITC) comes as analysis shows there are […]

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The Employment Help Center offers remote services to job seekers

Kyle McGuire, a second year HVAC student, stands outside the Supported Employment Center in the Student Commons. Photo credit: Leslie Bader While the doors of the Algonquin College Employment Support Center have been closed and its windows dark throughout the pandemic, the number of students who have used their services – virtually – has only […]

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The best cities for job seekers in 2022

With unemployment hovering around 3.9%, almost pre-pandemic levels, employers are scrambling to hire workers, making it an attractive market for those looking for a new job and more money. But some places are better than others for job hunting. Workers looking for a better job and higher pay may need to broaden their search and […]

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How Harris Co. is giving job seekers with criminal histories a ‘fair chance’ of getting a job

HOUSTON – Harris County strives to give job seekers, who have had criminal histories, a better chance of finding employment. RELATED: Greater Houston Partnership economists predict more jobs in 2022 In early January, county commissioners adopted the “Fair Chance” policy, which means residents who may have a criminal history do not have to disclose it […]

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A gang in Dubai locks job seekers in an apartment and forces them to sign illegal work agreements

Dubai: The Dubai Magistrate’s Court sentenced a group of men to three years in prison for assaulting a group of job seekers and forcing them to sign illegal employment contracts through an online gambling center. According to the records, the defendants had placed an advertisement of job seekers on a social media platform. Seeing the […]

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The Home Depot’s Response to the Labor Shortage: Next Day Jobs | Business

The Home Depot has a plan to tackle the labor shortage: quick job postings. The world’s largest home improvement retailer said on Tuesday job applicants “could receive an offer within a day of applying.” Home Depot said the “accelerated” hiring process is part of its plan to hire more than 100,000 new associates ahead of […]

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Gen Z vs Boomer Job Seekers: What Each Generation Really Wants

fizkes/Getty Images/iStockphoto Attracting and retaining talent is one of the biggest challenges for employers, especially in the midst of the Great Resignation. And what complicates things further is that not all workers are looking for the same thing. When comparing what Gen Z job seekers want and what baby boomer job seekers want, there are […]

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Older job seekers face a record hurdle: age discrimination

While most professionals in their 50s and 60s may not consider themselves a cutoff age, AARP says many who re-enter the workforce or seek to advance face discrimination based on on record age. The big quit is also becoming the big shakeup, with many older Americans who may have retired earlier than expected due to […]

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Job Seekers and Changers Drive Market with Higher Wage Demand

Venkat RamanJanuary 30, 2022 Job seekers and even those currently employed would seek higher pay when negotiating employment contracts or as a bargaining chip to keep their current job. Shannon Barlow, chief executive of Frog Recruitment, a leading employment agency with offices in Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, Parramatta, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, said the number of […]

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Free recruitment platform in the Philippines connects employers and job seekers instantly, securely and easily

Instajobsph is pleased to present its one-of-a-kind recruitment site, Instajobsph.com. Instajobsph was founded by Homebrew Information Technology Solutions, a startup based in Angeles City, Philippines. This revolutionary service offers free job postings to all companies in the Philippines. It only takes three simple steps to start a new career. On Instajobsph.com, users can create a […]

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County unemployment rises as more job seekers join the workforce

An increase in Tennessee’s unadjusted labor force participation had a slight impact on the county’s unemployment rates in December. According to data recently released by the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, unemployment rose in 87 counties during the month. Five counties saw rates decline, while numbers remained the same in three counties. The new […]

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9 Common Resume Mistakes, How Job Seekers Can Avoid Them

Spelling mistakes and unexplained career breaks were among the most common errors on resumes in 2021, Adzuna says. The job board analyzed more than 147,000 UK CVs uploaded to its online scoring tool. Your resume is your first chance to impress an employer, so it’s essential that it’s the best it can be. Loading Something […]

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9 mistakes job seekers make on their resumes in 2021 – and how to avoid them

A small error on your CV could make your application sink.damircudic/Getty Images Spelling mistakes and unexplained career breaks were among the most common errors on resumes in 2021, Adzuna says. The job board analyzed more than 147,000 UK CVs uploaded to its online scoring tool. Your resume is your first chance to impress an employer, […]

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Job seekers travel to Melbourne airport to get their hair done

Companies are hiring all along the Space Coast. The jobs boom is the product of the pandemic’s business rebound and the growth of the aerospace industry. “If you look at the types of jobs that are being created here, we’re lucky because they’re for everyone – from GEDs to PHDs, especially in aerospace and engineering,” […]

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More illegal job seekers caught at the western border

Myanmar job seekers arrested on Monday for illegally entering Muang district in Kanchanaburi. (Photo: Piyarat Chongcharoen) KANCHANABURI: Thirty-seven job seekers from Myanmar were arrested on Monday for illegal entry by government patrols into Muang and Sai Yok districts of this western border province, police reported. They arrived in four groups. The first was spotted in […]

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Philadelphia marijuana testing ban: what it means for job seekers

💌 Do you like Philly? Sign up for Billy Penn’s free newsletter to get everything you need to know about Philadelphia, every day. A new Philadelphia law that bans marijuana testing during the hiring process is expected to improve job prospects for many, including people with state-sanctioned prescriptions. However, several of the city’s largest employers […]

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Over 10,000 job seekers selected at job fair | Thiruvananthapuram News

Thiruvananthapuram: around 10,457 job the applicants received the assurances of placement in the career fair led by the Kerala Knowledge Economy Mission. The job fair was held in three phases in the 14 districts. During these fairs, a total of 15,683 candidates presented themselves for interviews and among them 10,457 were selected. Of these, 2,165 […]

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More than 10,000 job seekers are selected at the job fair | Thiruvananthapuram News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: About 10,457 job seekers received job placement assurances in the job fair organized by the Kerala Knowledge-Economy Mission. The job fair was held in three phases in the 14 districts. During these fairs, a total of 15,683 candidates presented themselves for interviews and among them 10,457 were selected. Of these, 2,165 people received placement […]

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Fake FDA deceives many with village accountant job offers

A man claiming to work in the Kannada and Culture Department met young graduates near Vidhana Soudha and tricked them with government offers, police said. Vidhana Soudha police arrested him after one of his victims filed a complaint. Eeranna from Kampanahalli, Tumakuru district, posed as an assistant of the first division (FDA) of the Kannada […]

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Over 50% of UK jobseekers from low socio-economic backgrounds miss out on job opportunities – FE News

A study of over 2,200 jobseekers in the UK found that employers need to refine their social mobility initiatives to achieve a fair recruitment process for all. Feed, an EdTech startup offering free virtual work simulations, today released the UK Voice of the Forager report, a study of over 2,200 job seekers exploring the social […]

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Launch of BR Works, aims to provide opportunities for job seekers and employers

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – People looking for jobs in the Baton Rouge area now have an easier way to find employers, training opportunities and resources through the Baton Rouge job portal. Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC): BR works. Job seekers can use the site to upload resumes, perform simple skills assessments, and browse available […]

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Karen Telleen-Lawton: A good economy for job seekers | Homes and lifestyle

The New Year is usually a time to look forward to the year ahead, but we struggle for something to celebrate. Employers despair of not being able to keep their workforce. Nevertheless, there is a cause to celebrate: the flip side of the job coin. It’s a hot job market. Voluntary workers who usually struggle […]

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These are the skills most sought after by Canadian job seekers

By Brooklyn Neustaeter, CTVNews.ca Editor Click here for updates on this story Toronto, Ontario (TVC network) — As the job market continues to shift amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report suggests employers are looking for candidates with skills that weren’t as relevant before 2020, including work experience. virtual customer service and safety compliance. According […]

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Goodwill hosts free webinars to help job seekers change, clear criminal records and ace interviews

From Goodwill Industries of Central Florida Although Central Florida’s unemployment rate remains below 5%, many people are still searching for their next career opportunity, making Goodwill’s job connection services more important than ever to the community. Employment specialists worked virtually with job seekers to update resumes, practice interviewing and apply for vacancies online. Upcoming free […]

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Government job seekers blocked Nilkhet demanding an increase in age limit

TBS report January 16, 2022, 1:55 p.m. Last modification: January 16, 2022, 6:12 PM Photo taken from Facebook “> Photo taken from Facebook Government job seekers had blocked the capital’s Nilkhet Junction with a four-point demand, which included a permanent increase in the age limit for all government jobs and an end to job fraud. […]

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Odisha decides to raise the upper age limit for government job seekers

Bhubaneshwar: The State Cabinet, in its virtual meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, today approved a proposal to relax the upper age limit for candidates applying for government jobs. Chief Media Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra said the upper age limit for general category job seekers has been relaxed to 38. Previously, the upper age […]

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How to avoid scams targeting job seekers

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – With millions out of work due to the pandemic, scammers are targeting job seekers and many of those who fall victim to them end up providing the scammers with personal information. READ: More top stories at WATE.com We often report that people over 65 are the most likely to be scammed, […]

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‘Know your brand’ will lead to job offers and success in achieving career goals | Local News

Team members, partners, employers, and job seekers often ask me, “What’s one of the most important things about successfully getting the job you want and building a career path? ?” My answer is always: “Know your brand! » No, I’m not talking about the brand of clothes you wear or where you shop. I’m talking […]

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Attracting talent in 2022: job seekers are in the driver’s seat

Three out of four full-time employees and almost half of part-time employees plan to leave their jobs in the next 12 months. (Photo: Shutterstock) It appears that job seekers have taken the wheel from employers and are now changing the direction of the pandemic-influenced labor market. The new to-do list US Labor Market Report: 2022 […]

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What is your salary requirement? Job seekers and recruiters are rethinking pay talk

When she began her tech career over a decade ago, Shanae Chapman quickly felt comfortable answering traditional interview questions: core strengths (time management, attention to detail), weaknesses (prioritization). “Tell me about yourself” was tricky at first. No one in his family had ever held a job in a company before. What exactly did the interviewer […]

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Job seekers are invited to meet local employers at the Midsomer Norton Jobs Fair

Job seekers looking for a new role or a career change can discover the range of opportunities available in the health and social services sector at a recruitment fair to be held at the Midsomer Norton Town Hall on Friday 21st January. Participants will be able to meet local employers face-to-face and talk to them […]

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Duncansville PA CareerLink reopens to help job seekers and employers

BLAIR COUNTY, Pennsylvania (WTAJ) — PA CareerLink in Duncansville is reopening to the public to meet growing demand from job seekers and employers in need of assistance. The Duncansville branch located at 536 3rd Avenue offers free IT assets to research job opportunities and provide one-on-one support for people entering or re-entering the workforce. PA […]

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The upcoming lunch aims to help connect employers to job seekers with disabilities

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) — The Student HireAbility Navigator program aims to improve access to employment and training services and increase opportunities for job seekers with disabilities. The program is hosting an Employer Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11 at the Regional Service Center located at 3991 East 29th Street in […]

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Applications accepted to help eligible job seekers wishing to clear their criminal records – The News Herald

Help is available for eligible job seekers wishing to clear unrepeated drunk driving offenses from their criminal record. SEMCA Michigan works! began accepting applications Jan. 3 and is offering free legal counseling sessions with a Qualified Individuals Program lawyer Feb. 12 at Wayne County Community College District-Downriver Campus in Taylor. Interested residents should take the […]

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Online exchange connects mortgage lenders with job seekers

Mortgage lenders looking to recruit new talent and mortgage professionals planning their next career change have a new resource at their fingertips: the Mortgage Career Exchange. Managed by Baltimore, MD-based Superus Careers, the Mortgage Career Exchange allows job seekers to upload their resumes or browse current vacancies in the mortgage industry in the areas of […]

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Using career resources … young people and adults

Having a career aligned with your skills and interests is a recipe for enjoying your daily job and being successful at work. As I speak with our Preble County students, I continue to stress this fact. Recently, I had the opportunity to meet with two of our employees at the Preble County Employment Center to […]

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Ekiti Civil Service Commission postpones examination of job seekers

The Ekiti government has postponed the exam scheduled for Wednesday for thousands of job seekers in the state. “This is to inform the general public, especially candidates, who have obtained employment forms at the Ekiti Local Government Service Commission that the examination which was due to start on Wednesday will no longer be held as […]

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Startimes unveils ‘Breaking-In’ reality show for job seekers

Startimes Nigeria, a digital TV provider, has launched a new reality TV show called “Breaking in” to help Nigerian job seekers connect to their dream jobs and workforce employers. The reality show, according to Pay TV, is their nation-wide corporate social responsibility (CSR) project aimed at providing job satisfaction as the show’s attendees will get […]

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Job seekers speak loudly about their availability

Looking for a job. Should you advertise your availability on LinkedIn and other social networks? During the pandemic, hashtags such as #opentowork, #hireme and #ono – open to new opportunities – lit up social media and networking platforms, as unemployed professionals announced they were in the labor market. job. This is a marked departure from […]

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2 day hiring event to support job seekers interested in working for the City of Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. – Are you looking for a career that makes a difference? Consider working for the City of Norfolk. The city is looking to hire with a two-day hiring event to help job seekers complete the process. From 1 to 5 p.m. on Monday, December 27 at the Titustown Recreation Center, located at 7545 […]

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Startimes unveils ‘disruptive’ reality show for job seekers

Digital TV provider Startimes Nigeria has launched a new reality TV show, titled ‘Breaking in’ to help Nigerian job seekers connect to their dream jobs and workforce employers. The show, according to pay TV, is their corporate social responsibility (CSR) project to the nation, aimed at providing job satisfaction, as the show’s attendees will get […]

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51% of job seekers are inclined to work for women, minorities, veterans or LGBTQ-owned businesses: study

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) is an important topic that has gained momentum in the corporate world in recent years. But what do diversity workers really think in the workplace? UpCity recently surveyed nearly 800 employees across a wide range of industries to get their thoughts on diversity in the workplace. A major finding was […]

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Professors Most sought-after role by job seekers in 2021

Education is once again a hot career choice for young Indians. In 2021, the number of jobs posted for the professor’s position increased significantly. Indeed, the online employment platform revealed that there had been a jump of 2,448% in vacancies for teachers between December 2020 and 2021. There was a similar interest from job seekers […]

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Triad Community College helps job seekers navigate new careers

Rockingham Community College launched Career Development Services over the summer to help individuals develop the skills employers are looking for. ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, North Carolina — Rockingham Community College (RCC) is helping individuals navigate new careers with its new Career development services. The department that formed over the summer helps job seekers prepare for their job […]

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Victoria announces new measures to bring struggling jobseekers to ECEC

The Victorian government has announcement a new program designed to address the challenges of early childhood education and care (ECEC) recruitment while supporting people who have faced challenges finding employment during the pandemic, including women over 45 , Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse Victorians, and young people. Announced over the […]

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Georgia job seekers still below pre-pandemic numbers, state unemployment sets new record

ATLANTE – Georgia’s Labor Department said in its November report the state’s record number of jobs and the lowest unemployment rate in the state’s recorded history. The DOL said the number of employed Georgians increased by 11,983 from October to November. The total of 5,027,981 employed Georgians is the highest number ever recorded. The unemployment […]

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Google Canada supports free computer training for Indigenous job seekers

Google Canada has announced that it will donate $ 600,000 to support Indigenous job seekers. The majority of the funding will go to ComIT’s “Recoding Futures” program which provides free computer training to First Nations, Métis and Inuit, while US $ 100,000 will go to education and vocational training programs of Indspire, a part of […]

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Google Canada commits $600,000 to retrain Indigenous job seekers into new tech careers

Support includes a Google.org grant to ComIT’s Recoding Futures IT program, funding for Indspire’s professional training programs, and Google Career Certificate scholarships for Indigenous learners. Google Canada (CNW Group/Google Canada) TORONTO, December 15, 2021 /CNW/ – Today, Google Canada announced a $600,000 commitment to provide free digital skills training to Indigenous job seekers Canada. Support […]

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Karnataka Govt Partners With Monster.com To Help Qualified Job Seekers Find Jobs

The Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC) has partnered with the online recruiting platform Monster.com to help qualified job seekers find available job opportunities across the country. Under the MoU signed by KSDC and Monster, the partnership aims to close the employment gap for job seekers in the state, providing them with career-based learning and recruitment […]

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A Little-Known Travel Benefit For Job Seekers – And Here’s How To Get It

Job seekers can get half-price bus and train fares as part of a little-known discount scheme. Hundreds of thousands of people could miss out on free Jobcentre Plus travel discount card, recent figures have shown this. You can apply for the card, which is designed to help you return to work, if you are receiving […]

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New CFO fund helps employees and job seekers move

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– The Community Foundation of the Ozarks announced its “Let’s Get to Work Fund” Wednesday morning. The fund will support both workers and job seekers who face transportation issues that prevent them from getting hired or keeping their current job. TOP STORIES: Missouri man charged with revenge murder; victim accused of sexually abusing a […]

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What job seekers can expect when applying to Nvidia, according to one of the tech company’s top recruiters

Jensen Huang, CEO of NvidiaMandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images Nvidia recruits for more than 1,000 positions in the United States, many with six-figure salaries. Lindsey Duran, vice president of recruiting, said she was looking for project experience and humility in applicants. The tech company is renowned for the transparency of its hiring process. Jensen Huang, […]

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Recruitment agencies say job seekers may need to learn new skills to meet labor market demands

In September, about 6.5 million Americans were hired into the workforce for more than 10 million job openings. Despite the millions of vacancies across the country, many are unable to find the jobs they seek. “We hire.” It’s a sign that welcomes you to many businesses across the country and here in North Dakota. This, […]

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Virtual career fair for tech job seekers

LED FastStart will host a virtual career fair to connect job seekers with opportunities in Louisiana’s growing digital sector on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fourteen companies from across the state have pledged to participate in the job fair: General IT in Baton RougePremier Health in Baton RougeRural endowment in […]

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Forwarding scams on the rise

At the onset of the pandemic, Krystelle Goodman lost her job as a business consultant with Zales Jewelers in Dearborn, Michigan. Goodman, 35, scoured online sites like Indeed for potential jobs and couldn’t find anything. Around June, she received an out of the blue email, supposedly based on her online resume, for what appeared to […]

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Workforce Solutions NETX Sponsors New Initiative to Help Job Seekers and Employers | Texarkana

TEXARKANA, Texas – Whether you are looking for a job or trying to advance your career, Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas is sponsoring a new program to help you get there. Residents now have free access to online learning courses through the “SkillUp Northeast Texas” initiative. Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas is offering residents free access to […]

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As jobless claims hit new low, incentives offered to job seekers

As jobless claims hit new low, incentives offered to job seekers Updated: 6:38 PM EST November 24, 2021 Hide transcript View Transcript THE NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED IS AT THE LOWEST FOR MORE THAN 50 YEARS. THIS COMBINED WITH THE GROWTH OF SMALL BUSINESS HERE INEW N HAMPSHIRE MAKES IT A JOB SEARCHERS MARKET. WMUR’S NICOL […]

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The traditional hiring system is broken. How job seekers can find their way

Virtual Young Professional Networking Getty According to a recent Harvard Business Report, the AI ​​systems used to screen job applicants are preventing an estimated 27 million people from finding work. What is even more disheartening is that 75% of employers use these systems. The conversation around AI recruiting tools tends to be contentious, especially since […]

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South Ohio Program Launches Training, Workplace Resources and Employment Relations Offer to Boost Local Labor Market

CINCINNATI, November 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of LevelUp GRIT Ohio, a partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in the region. In partnership with The […]

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Convenience store job fair brings Butte employers and job seekers together | ABC Fox Butte

BUTTE, Mont. — It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult to get jobs anywhere in the country. But the job opportunities are there, especially for people in the mining town. On Wednesday from 4-7 p.m., 26 different Butte-area businesses had the chance to meet a number of potential employees at the […]

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Alberta Jobs Now enhancements are a game-changer for job seekers facing barriers

CALGARY, Alta., November 10, 2021 /CNW/ – Since its launch in April, the Alberta Jobs Now program has helped more than 14,000 Albertans find work. The announcement made yesterday by Premier Kenney and the Minister of Labour, Tyler Shandro demonstrates the bold steps the government is taking to create jobs and get people back to […]

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New York City program launched providing training and career resources to boost local job market

NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of the LevelUp NYC partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in their area amid continuing reports of […]

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‘JobFest’ scheduled for December 7 in Las Vegas to help job seekers find the right person

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A “JobFest” scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 7 in Las Vegas will feature more than 100 employers trying to fill thousands of jobs. A press release issued Monday by the office of Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak promotes the event, which will include resources and support services for job seekers, including job training […]

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Why are women not returning to work in a market of job seekers?

Nearly two million women have left the labor market since the start of the pandemic. #newdaynw By now you may have heard the term “she-cession”. The pandemic has forced many women to give up their jobs to care for children and family members. We spoke with business expert and journalist Shibani Joshi about how women […]

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Applicants decline interviews / job offers for some organizations lacking DE&I

September 29, 2021 Job applicants are more interested in diversity and inclusion as well as working remotely and recruiters experience stress, according to Jobvite’s “2021 Recruiter Nation Report”. The survey found that 40% of recruiters said applicants turned down an interview or job offer due to an organization’s lack of diversity. Additionally, 49% said job […]

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Willowick woman and BBB issue warnings over fake job offers

WILLOWICK, Ohio — Willowick’s Nancy Raggozino is issuing a strong warning to all job seekers, especially those looking to work from home after she nearly fell victim to a bogus job offer that could have cost her thousands of dollars Raggozino told News 5 that she received an emailed job offer claiming to have an […]

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Are you looking for a job in Kane County? WorkNet Offers Free Career Resources – Kane County Connects

WorkNet Batavia encourages all unemployed and displaced workers looking for work to come to 143 First Street in Batavia. The center is a one-stop-shop providing professional resources to all job seekers and employers in Kane, Kendall and DeKalb counties. WorkNet Batavia aims to serve unemployed, underemployed, laid off and displaced job seekers who are looking […]

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80% of college seniors in Japan get job offers

A total of 80.5% of university seniors in Japan who are due to graduate next March secured job offers as of July 1, an improvement from last year when job search was affected by the coronavirus pandemic, according to an investigation. The online survey by Recruit Co., operator of employment information website Rikunabi, showed the […]

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Women graduates accept job offers faster than men, and for less money — but why?

Patience is more than a virtue when it comes to looking for a job. Some 60% of women accept jobs before graduating from college, compared to 52% of men on average, and for less money, according to a study titled “Gender Differences in Job Search and the Earnings Gap: Evidence from Business Majors released by […]

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Mental health and career resources for recent college graduates

By moving away from college friends, applying for jobs, and losing access to student resources, the transition to postgraduate life can be confusing, difficult, and costly. Credit: Rachel Jaycox | Lantern File Photo By moving away from college friends, applying for jobs, and losing access to student resources, the transition to postgraduate life can be […]

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DentalPost and igniteDDS Join Forces to Provide Educational and Professional Resources for Dental Professionals

ATLANTA – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – DentalPost, the dental industry’s first and largest online and mobile job site, has partnered with igniteDDS to develop two essential educational and professional resources for professionals and dental practices across national. In the wake of the all-new igniteDDSUniversity.com, igniteDDS will become the official educational arm of DentalPost, offering access to […]

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Jobs on LinkedIn may actually contain malware

Photo: Carl court (Getty Images) With unemployment at great levels and the economy looks weird, covid inversions, I think we can all agree that job hunting is a pretty tough task right now. Amidst all of this, do you know what workers really don’t need? A LinkedIn inbox full of malware. Yes, they don’t need […]

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Career resources keep members engaged through tough times

In a chaotic economic environment characterized by layoffs, furloughs and other job uncertainties, associations can provide an essential bridge for members who move, often unintentionally, from one job to another. One example is the Building Industry Association of Southern California, which recently enhanced its Transitioning Member Partner Program to help industry professionals whose careers have […]

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New job site, IEC career resources

Have you heard that the National Automobile Dealers Association is looking for a convention planner? Or that TXCPA Houston needs a Continuing Education Manager? These two jobs and others are listed in the new career center on the Events Industry Council website. With record numbers of meeting professionals out of work or changing jobs as […]

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Job openings for college graduates in 2021 drop 15.1% due to pandemic

Job offers to students due to graduate from universities and colleges next March fell 15.1% from a year earlier to 683,000 amid the coronavirus pandemic, recording the biggest drop in a decade, a research institute said on Thursday. The estimated drop in job openings from private companies reflects decisions by major companies like ANA Holdings […]

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Virtual Career Resources and Job Fair at Newburgh Library

NEWBURGH – On June 17, the Newburgh Free Library will host a Virtual Career and Job Resources Fair, where you’ll take a brief tour of their Career Smart @ the Library resources and share videos or contact details of local employers looking to hire now. Library resources available online at newburghlibrary.org include a guide to […]

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Governor Lamont Launches Initiative Providing Connecticut Residents with Professional Resources and Workforce Skills Enhancement in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Releases 06/11/2020 Governor Lamont Launches Initiative Providing Connecticut Residents with Professional Resources and Workforce Skills Enhancement in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic CT’s return to work initiative will help workers and businesses recover from the economic fallout from the public health emergency (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that as the […]