Category Archives: New Jobs

Big hotel offers downtown San Jose economic boost, jobs, meeting hub

SAN JOSE — A big downtown San Jose hotel that closed its doors for more than a year is poised to once again be an economic sparkplug, job creator and hub for business meetings, officials and executives say. Signia by Hilton put out the welcome mat with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday evening to formally mark… Read More »

Printing errors mar mailed ballots in Oregon, Pennsylvania | News, Sports, Jobs

Printing mistakes will force local election officials in Pennsylvania and Oregon to redo thousands of mailed ballots, a laborious process that could delay results for some closely contested races on Tuesday’s primaries. In Pennsylvania, where GOP primaries for governor and US Senate are drawing national attention, officials in Republican-leaning Lancaster County said the company that… Read More »

They Treated Their Sports Like a Job. They Wish the NCAA Had, Too.

Tamara Statman may have had a student ID card during her four years playing softball at the University of Arizona, but she sometimes wondered if it should have read “Employee” instead. If practice times conflicted with classes Statman and her teammates wanted to take, practice always took precedence, discouraging some students from pursuing their intended… Read More »

Start Your First Week Of A New Job Like A Boss

Young man greets his new boss on the first day of work. getty You accepted a job offer, started a new position, and want to shine. People formulate opinions within the first few moments of meeting and speaking with you. Right from the start, you want to shape the perceptions of how your manager, executives… Read More »

Marty Walsh, Labor secretary, to meet with companies to Bolster job quality as a record number of Americans quit

CNN — Labor Secretary Marty Walsh will meet with several companies on Friday to discuss how the private sector can improve job quality, as a record number of employees in the United States are quitting their jobs largely in search for better opportunities. Walsh will meet with a handful of companies across different industries to… Read More »

W.Va. lawmakers ranked on annual bipartisanship scale | News, Sports, Jobs

CHARLESTON — Which West Virginia legislators rank highest on the bipartisanship scale? The nonpartisan Lugar Center — founded by the former US Sen. Richard Lugar — and the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University released their annual Bipartisan Index Rankings last week for the first session of 117th Congress, covering 2020 and 2021.… Read More »

GF Business News: Jobs…beer & coffee

Employers posted a record 11.5 million job openings in March, meaning the United States now has an first who has two job openings for every person is unemployed. The latest data released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics further reveals an extraordinarily tight labor market that has emboldened millions of Americans to seek better… Read More »

Most common jobs 150 years ago in New York

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to impact the global economy, the current job market is a hot topic in the news cycle. But while the pandemic itself is, historically, something of an economic aberration, the US economy that we know today has a long and storied history of expansions, recessions, and evolution. At the time… Read More »