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The 27th annual Job Search Advice Call-In is for anyone looking for a job, whether they are unemployed, wanting to switch jobs or re-entering the job market after a long absence.
Virginia's chief jobs officer and the tie-breaking vote in the Senate, Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling, opposes a move to allow uranium mining and milling, citing the potential to slow job growth in Southside Virginia and concerns about its environmental impact.
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Protenergy Natural Foods plans to expand its workforce as it increases production capacity to meet growing demands for its soups, broths and sauces.
Maryland voters have agreed to let the state's casinos offer tables games and the largest Maryland Live! plans to hire 1,200 workers to staff the tables.
Some of the nation's leading manufacturing companies announced a new program Monday to help veterans gain the skills necessary to fill some of the estimated 600,000 high-tech, manufacturing jobs that remain open because employers can't find qualified applicants.
While Virginia escaped the worst of the recession — unemployment peaked at 7.3 percent — uneasiness about the future is in the air. For good reason: The state's fortunes are tied to the outcome of the deficit debate on Capitol Hill and its outcome could dramatically alter its economy.
The portion of hourly workers in Virginia being paid at or below the federal minimum wage fell in 2011, but that number has climbed steadily over the past 10 years to around 7 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.