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Business Owners Expect To Profit In 2015: Will Increase Hiring, Invest In Operations

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Small and mid-sized business owners nationwide expect to increase hiring and wages for their employees over the next six months, according to the latest PNC Economic Outlook Survey findings.



Labor Shortages To Have Uneven Effect Across U.S.

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


Rural Sourcing Inc. Expands to Albuquerque, Creates 125 Jobs

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Rural Sourcing Inc. (RSI), a domestic IT sourcing company focused on cost-effective onshore software development and support, will open its fourth Software Development Center in Albuquerque, NM, adding 125 new jobs to the local economy.


Lyft To Invest $5.1M In New Nashville Operations

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Rideshare service Lyft will locate its customer experience operations in Tennessee, investing $5.1 million and creating 380 new jobs in Nashville.


Indorama Ventures To Invest $175M In Ethane Cracker Project Near Lake Charles, LA

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Indorama Ventures will invest $175 million to renovate and restart a dormant ethane cracker west of Lake Charles, LA.


Michigan’s Port of Monroe To Undergo Major Improvements

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Michigan’s gateway port to Lake Erie and St. Lawrence Seaway will undergo a broad range of major improvements and alterations expected to transform the city of Monroe’s harbor into a leading cargo transportation center on the Great Lakes.



Expatriates Vote Singapore Best Place to Live and Work

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Singapore has earned the top spot in the eighth annual Expat Explorer country league table, with expatriates praising the city-state’s opportunities for career development, appealing salaries, and an excellent quality of life.