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After several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S., according to Deloitte's new ”U.S. Aerospace & Defense Labor Market Study.”


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After several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S., according to Deloitte's new ”U.S. Aerospace & Defense Labor Market Study.”

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Aerospace And Defense Jobs Expected To Grow

After several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S., according to Deloitte's new ”U.S. Aerospace & Defense Labor Market Study.”

Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations

While the U.S. economy has enjoyed steady job growth in recent years, some cities are capturing a larger share of total job creation than others, thanks in large part to factors unique to their local economies.

Culture Is A Top Challenge for Business Leaders

Facing increased pressure to deliver more growth and productivity while addressing workforce mobility trends and skills shortages, 87 percent of business leaders cite organizational culture and employee engagement as their top challenge, according to Deloitte's "Global Human Capital Trends 2015" report.

New Report Illuminates Global Work Opportunities, Disruptions

Workers everywhere will be affected by accelerating disruptions to the world of work—yet people in different economic positions will be impacted in very different ways, according to a new report from Foresight Alliance.

Businesses At Risk Of Losing Top Talent

Businesses must adjust how they nurture loyalty among Millennials or risk losing a large percentage of their workforces, according to Deloitte’s fifth annual Millennial Survey.

Corporate Moves Maintain Texas As Top Magnet State

Texas has once again topped the Allied Van Lines Magnet States Report, which uses internal data to track U.S. migration patterns, thanks to a net relocation gain of 2,558 families in 2015.

State Focus – Indiana: Regional Plans Are Hopping In The Hoosier State

Gov. Mike Pence’s Regional Cities Initiative, enacted this year, envisions more than 400 projects drawing nearly $4 billion in investments.

Finding Employees Who Support Company Culture Top Concern When Expanding Abroad

New report from The Economist Intelligence Unit identifies "softer" aspects of business expansions, such as finding new employees who support and enhance the brand’s existing culture, as a top concern.

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.

Rolls-Royce Investing Nearly $600M In Indiana

Rolls-Royce plans to invest nearly $600 million in its operations and research in Indianapolis over the next five years.

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 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.

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.

Rhode Island Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Rhode Island financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Kansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Kansas financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Iowa Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Iowa financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Mississippi Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Mississippi financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Michigan Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Michigan financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Alaska Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Alaska financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Maryland Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Maryland financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Georgia Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Georgia financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Florida Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Florida financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Indiana Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Indiana financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Illinois Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Illinois financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Connecticut Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Connecticut financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Arizona Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Arizona financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Louisiana Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Louisiana financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Minnesota Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Minnesota financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Nebraska Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Nebraska financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Montana Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Montana financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Colorado Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Colorado financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Missouri Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Missouri financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Kentucky Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Kentucky financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Idaho Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Idaho financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Arkansas financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Massachusetts Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Massachusetts financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

A comprehensive list of Maine financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities.

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Will Workers Resign Due To Handling Of COVID-19 Pandemic?

Two in five office workers plan to resign and find a new job based on how their company handled the COVID-19 pandemic, reveals a new survey.

Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Matt Hurlbutt, Greater Rochester Enterprise

Matt Hurlbutt, President & CEO, Greater Rochester Enterprise, discusses the region's Economic Gardening program, along with its status as a high-tech, life sciences and food processing hub.

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