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Boomer Moms Find Themselves in a New Phase of Life—and Work

May 7, 2012
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For many women, the empty-nest phase of life doesn't just change their home lives. Women talk of how they now work long hours without worry, finally have taken a job requiring lots of travel or have started a business with their newfound energy and evenings available for networking.
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Who Knew My Matchmaking Would Lead to the Workforce Educational Organization?

April 26, 2012
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To me, the WEO is a good example of an all-win approach. We need more business and professional organizations with this sort of inclusive vision.
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Going Prospect Hunting for Auto Technicians at Local Vocational Schools

April 26, 2012
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Auto Dealer Joel Higley advertised for a service technician 10 years ago. He didn't get one application. The stinging memory of that experience prompted Higley to get involved in a nearby vocational technology school to recruit a homegrown work force.
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Survey: 37% Use Social Media to Check Candidates

April 18, 2012
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Thirty-four percent of hiring managers and human resources professionals said they found information on social media that caused them not to hire a candidate.
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Study: Internal Sites, Referrals Key to Finding New Hires

April 9, 2012
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A new study finds nearly two-thirds of recent hires actually found their positions through such internal sources as company career sites and referrals.
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Recruiting and Recruiting Technology Ticks Upward

April 6, 2012
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Through the use of recruiting software, organizations help speed the process along. The tools can create a potential pool of talent to keep on hand, winnow down stacks of applicants to find those most qualified, or do pre-screening so recruiters can focus their attention on the most promising candidates.
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Contingent Workers to Make Up Bulk of New Staff at Auto Plant

March 22, 2012
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Volkswagen Group of America plans to create 800 new jobs at its Chattanooga, Tenn., manufacturing facility, the company announced. Many of those new jobs will go to contingent workers at the facility who are now employed by Aerotek, opening up opportunities for new contingents.
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U.S. City Now Deemed World's 'Most Competitive'

March 13, 2012
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New York is the leading city in the world for global competitiveness, edging out London and Singapore, according to a new report.
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New York City Tops U.S. List for Tech Job Postings

March 13, 2012
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The March listing marks 13 consecutive months of New York City posting the largest volume of tech jobs. Still, other cities are growing their listings at a faster clip.
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