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Veterans Day: Hiring Continues to Rise, But Veterans Still Feel Underemployed


The percentage of working veterans reporting underemployment or low-paying job increased to 31 percent from 23 percent last year, according to the CareerBuilder Veterans Day Job Forecast.

Americans Confident U.S. Is A Global Technology Leader


Americans are confident the U.S. is a global technology leader, and 61% of Americans are willing to relocate for a higher salary, according to new Modis survey.

Labor Shortages To Have Uneven Effect Across U.S.


As demographic transformation continues, qualified workers are fast becoming scarce in many states, according to a new report from The Conference Board.

Snapshots: 60 SECONDS… with New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno

New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno

New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno discusses the Garden State’s growing biotech/pharma industry and workforce training programs.

Walkable Downtowns Help Attract Employees


Companies are migrating to walkable downtowns across the country, in big cities and small CBDs, and in secondary markets within larger metropolitan areas from coast to coast, according to a recent study.

Tilson Expands Indiana HQ, Creating 245 New Jobs


Tilson will invest $1.55 million to renovate and expand its current headquarters in Greenwood, IN, creating up to 245 new jobs by 2020.

Qore Systems, LLC To Invest $12.8M In First Virginia Operation


Qore Systems, LLC will invest $12.8 million to relocate from Arizona and establish its first Virginia operation in Highlands Business Park, creating 140 new jobs.

NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution


Six universities receive NSF funding to redesign undergraduate engineering and computer science education. The RED projects will build on successful innovations in the introductory and capstone years.

GRI Renewable Industries To Build Plant In Amarillo, TX

Construction by GRI Renewable Industries.

GRI Renewable industries ended the 2014 fiscal year with manufacturing capacity of approximately 1500 towers and about 3,000 employees.