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Nordstrom Rack hiring for new Greenville store - Greenville News

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 3:09pm

Nordstrom Rack hiring for new Greenville store
Greenville News
... Park by filling job positions in its first South Carolina store. Nordstrom Rack is accepting applications for 55 positions in its Greenville store, set to open in October. The company said it has hiring opportunities in retail sales and service ...
Nordstrom Rack hiring as Greenville store set to open in OctoberWHNS Greenville

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North Carolina's Misunderstood Cut in Jobless Benefits - New York Times

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 2:20pm

North Carolina's Misunderstood Cut in Jobless Benefits
New York Times
... Employment and Wages, which includes a head count from nearly every employer — shows a similar pattern. Employment grew by 1.3 percent in North Carolina and 1.5 percent in South Carolina, according to this census. ... Among other neighboring ...

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Anderson woman with bipolar disorder struggled to find a job - Anderson Independent Mail

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 7:19pm

Anderson Independent Mail

Anderson woman with bipolar disorder struggled to find a job
Anderson Independent Mail
The numbers are even worse in South Carolina, where only 12.4 percent of people with a mental illness were employed, according to the report. Having a job is crucially important for people seeking to overcome mental illness, said Michelle Ready of the ...

Sealed Air to Move Headquarters to North Carolina From New Jersey - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 9:52am

NorthJersey.com

Sealed Air to Move Headquarters to North Carolina From New Jersey
Wall Street Journal
Sealed Air will use the state's job development grants to recoup the company's lease payments on the headquarters building, which will be constructed near the Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Chief Executive Jerome Peribere said the move is ...
Fortune 500 company bringing more than 1200 jobs to CharlotteWSOC Charlotte
Local Sealed Air jobs leaving areaJournal Times
Sealed Air Establishing New Corporate Headquarters in CharlotteJacksonville Daily News
GSA Business -Insurance News Net
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Update: McDonald's denies firing South Carolina mom sent to jail for taking ... - Washington Post (blog)

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 6:15am

New York Magazine

Update: McDonald's denies firing South Carolina mom sent to jail for taking ...
Washington Post (blog)
If you don't have family nearby to babysit, childcare's an expensive proposition — and sometimes difficult to find if you don't work a regular 9-to-5 job. It can cost up to $4,000 to $5,000 or more a year in South Carolina where the price tag's low ...
The South Carolina mom who let her kid play in the park has lost her job at ...Patriot-News
McDonald's Fires Mom Who Was Arrested For Letting 9-Year-Old Play In Park ...ThinkProgress
Mom Arrested for Letting Her Kid Play at the Park Loses Her JobNew York Magazine
The Root -Daily Mail
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South Carolina Gets "F" Grade For Working Parents - WLTX.com

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:56pm

WLTX.com

South Carolina Gets "F" Grade For Working Parents
WLTX.com
For the state of South Carolina, the group took a look at statistics of state policies affecting new parents in the workforce, a guarantee of pregnancy accommodations for expectant mothers, job protection under a state-level family leave act, and paid ...

US job-training review emphasizes data, employers - WIS

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 6:19am

Politico

US job-training review emphasizes data, employers
WIS
WASHINGTON (AP) - As the U.S. economy adds new jobs, Americans must have the skills to fill those jobs, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Obama spoke at a signing ceremony for bipartisan job-training legislation aimed at improving business ...
Seeking the limelight, Biden courts key Dem groupsBellingham Herald

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Australia wants security job for wronged countries - WIS

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 2:07am

Australia wants security job for wronged countries
WIS
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, flooding has forced parts of Cannon Bridge Road to close. AuthoritiesMore >>. Heavy rains have forced motorists to find alternate routes in and around Orangeburg County. According to the South Carolina ...

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Job figures raise questions about qualifications - Hilton Head Island Packet

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:12pm

Hilton Head Island Packet

Job figures raise questions about qualifications
Hilton Head Island Packet
“We're seeing that in South Carolina, particularly in manufacturing, where many of the new manufacturing jobs are not the same jobs that were lost during the recession,” Von Nessen said. “They require more job training and they're much more technical ...
SC job picture distorted, expert saysGreenville News

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Job figures raise questions about qualifications - The State

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:08pm

The State

Job figures raise questions about qualifications
The State
“We're seeing that in South Carolina, particularly in manufacturing, where many of the new manufacturing jobs are not the same jobs that were lost during the recession,” Von Nessen said. “They require more job training and they're much more technical ...
SC job picture distorted, expert saysGreenville News

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ABC's Paula Faris gets weekend anchor job - WIS

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:56am

ABC's Paula Faris gets weekend anchor job
WIS
ABC's Paula Faris gets weekend anchor job - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina |. SITE SEARCH WEB SEARCH BY Google. HOME · Military Salutes · SC Missing · Skyview weather cameras · WIS celebrates 60 years! Nominate a Community Builder!

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On the Job: Sweetbriar Floral & Gifts opens - Stevenspointjournal

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:08pm

On the Job: Sweetbriar Floral & Gifts opens
Stevenspointjournal
"You don't have a lot of opportunities as a new business to start with established customers, so we were fortunate," Jaime Koller said. Jaime said she currently has one employee but likely will be looking to add positions as the business moves forward.

Upstate county ties for lowest jobless rate - Greenville News

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:29pm

Upstate county ties for lowest jobless rate
Greenville News
Giti, the 10th largest tire company in the world, announced plans to build a new manufacturing plant in Chester County and to create 1,700 jobs. The new jobs, once delivered, undoubtedly will boost the South Carolina's employment picture. The state's ...

Jobs report could show direction of growth - Greenville News

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:11am

Greenville News

Jobs report could show direction of growth
Greenville News
As the national economy gathers momentum, the employment situation in South Carolina and several other Southern states has shown significant improvement, said Sujit CanagaRetna, fiscal policy manager for the Council of State Governments in Atlanta.

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Steve Spurrier's coaching is somehow still even better than his talkin' - SB Nation

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 9:26am

Lebanon Democrat

Steve Spurrier's coaching is somehow still even better than his talkin'
SB Nation
Him and those Tennessee guys that came in and got killed and so forth." "Some people ask, 'How did you wind up at South Carolina?' I was available, and they were the only ones that offered me the job." "I'm not sure if (Garcia is) a member of the media ...
Thompson takes over as face of USC programAnderson Independent Mail
SEC Media Days 2014 wrap upwhnt.com
Analysis: Parting perspective from SEC Media DaysThe Daily News Journal
Lebanon Democrat -FOXSports.com
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Midyear economic forecast: Job growth exceeds expectations - GSA Business

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 10:18am

Midyear economic forecast: Job growth exceeds expectations
GSA Business
The S.C. economy is outpacing the prediction University of South Carolina economists made at the beginning of the year. In the USC Moore School of Business' annual economic forecast released at the end of 2013, economists predicted job growth of 1.7% ...

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Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ... - South Carolina SC (press release)

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 9:41am

South Carolina SC (press release)

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ...
South Carolina SC (press release)
Crystal Moore, the - openly gay police chief of Latta, South Carolina, cried when she lost her job in April, fired by Mayor Earl Bullard, a guy who has condemned her lifestyle as “questionable.” “All around the - street were people cheering me on ...

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Tyonek is seeking applications in anticipation of a contract award for a F-18 ... - Aviation Today (subscription)

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:54am

Tyonek is seeking applications in anticipation of a contract award for a F-18 ...
Aviation Today (subscription)
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable ...

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ... - People Magazine

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:26am

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ...
People Magazine
"It's never been about the fact that she's gay," Town Councilman Jarett Taylor tells PEOPLE. "We could care less that she's gay. I think I can speak for the whole entire town, we don't care that she's gay. She gets out and does her job, she does her ...

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Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ... - People Magazine

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:26am

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Re-Hired After South Carolina Town Rallies Against ...
People Magazine
"It's never been about the fact that she's gay," Town Councilman Jarett Taylor tells PEOPLE. "We could care less that she's gay. I think I can speak for the whole entire town, we don't care that she's gay. She gets out and does her job, she does her ...

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