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Sealed Air Corp. moving headquarters to Charlotte, bringing nearly 1300 jobs

Sealed Air Corp., a Fortune 500 company known for making Bubble Wrap, announced Wednesday that it will move its headquarters to Charlotte, bringing 1,262 jobs. The move marks the largest corporate headquarters relocation in Charlotte history, in terms of jobs … Continue reading

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Spectra Group announces 250 jobs for Charlotte

A New Jersey company said Tuesday it plans 250 jobs in a new Charlotte office designed to help financial services companies comply with a growing number of regulations emerging from the financial crisis. Princeton, N.J.-based Spectra Group said it will … Continue reading

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Congress And Biden Aim For Job Training That Actually Leads To Jobs

i i hide captionVice President Joe Biden, accompanied by New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, greets Enis Sullivan, 101, during a visit to XMA Corp. in Manchester, N.H., on March 25. Jim Cole/AP Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by New Hampshire … Continue reading

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Things to Know Before Starting Your Job Search

Every year people use the Internet to search for work more and more often. Online resources have become a serious competitor to various publications: available newspapers and bright magazines, ads and leaflets on the boards. Undoubtedly, the Internet itself can … Continue reading

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Lowe’s to create 1000 new jobs in northwest Indianapolis

By MICHAEL HENRICH and DAN SPEHLER INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (July 22, 2014) — Home improvement retailer Lowe’s Companies Inc. is opening a new call center and bringing hundreds of jobs to the northwest side of Indianapolis. Lowe’s will create as many as 1,000 … Continue reading

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IT firm Spectra Group announces 250 jobs for Charlotte

A New Jersey company said Tuesday it plans 250 jobs in a new Charlotte office designed to help financial services companies comply with a growing number of regulations emerging from the financial crisis. Princeton, N.J.-based Spectra Group said it will … Continue reading

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Glassdoor’s Job Explorer Finds Jobs You Didn’t Know You Qualified For

Glassdoor took the wraps off their new Job Explorer today, a webapp that lets you search for jobs that your skills qualify you for that you may be overlooking. The tool also features a map that shows where you can … Continue reading

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Are we overqualified for our jobs?

About a third of American workers are overqualified for the jobs they hold, according to a study released in May by the National Bureau of Economic Research. This unfortunate circumstance has led to a bloat of student loan debt - $1.08 … Continue reading

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Crocs to Restructure, Cutting Jobs and Stores

Crocs Inc. has hit the other side of the tipping point. After its clunky plastic clogs became a consumer sensation more than a decade ago, the Niwot, Colo., company is feeling the bite of shoppers’ changing fancies along with the … Continue reading

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Another Facet Of The Jobs Debate: Baby Boomers

Participation in the workforce has dropped significantly since 2007, and economists say more than half of the dropouts may never return. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) A strong economy naturally depends on a large portion of the population earning money and sending … Continue reading

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