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The company plans to hire 500 workers for its new Quest Diagnostics National Operations Center, which is expected to be fully operational in 2015.


The company plans to hire 500 workers for its new Quest Diagnostics National Operations Center, which is expected to be fully operational in 2015.

Quest Diagnostics To Create 500 New Jobs In Lenexa, KS

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Employees Place High Standards On Employers’ Environmental Practices

TD Bank Green Attitudes

Nearly one-quarter of respondents of new TD Bank Environmental Attitudes Survey said they would refuse a job if they disagreed with the organization’s sustainable impact.


Walmart Selects Indiana For New eCommerce Fulfillment Center

walmart ecommerce

Walmart has announced plans to locate an eCommerce fulfillment center in Plainfield, IN, creating up to 303 new jobs by 2016.


Feature Story: Shovel-Ready Sites – Fired Up, Ready To Go

Cheney Industrial and Commerce Park (CICP), the first site to be certified in Spokane County, offers high-speed fiber optic broadband and all other utilities fully installed. (Photo: cityofcheney.org.)

Matching industrial projects to infrastructure-rich sites that are certified as shovel-ready is essential to winning the site-selection battle.


Giti Tire To Build New Plant In South Carolina

Giti Tire

This is the first greenfield project in North America for Giti Tire. The plant will be built with a focus on maintaining a healthy balance with the environment and following the company’s green initiatives.





Small Business Owners Grade Their States For Business Friendliness

Overall Friendly States

Thumbtack.com surveyed 12,632 small businesses across the United States. The survey asked questions about the friendliness of states and cities toward small businesses.