Category: Blog

Help Wanted: Construction Project Manager in San Jose

The founders of MAI Construction, Inc. are currently seeking applications for a Construction Project Manager. To learn more about the position and what skills and experience the founders of MAI Construction require in their applicants, please visit https://maiconst.com/mai-construction-is-hiring-for-construction-project-manager/. As a company spokesperson noted, they are looking for a motivated Project Manager […]

Cognizant Arizona Expansion to Add 500 New Technology Jobs in Mesa

Cognizant today announced the opening of its newest U.S. regional technology and service delivery center in Mesa, Ariz.  The center will house over 500 new employees, increasing Cognizant’s statewide workforce to nearly 3,000 employees at facilities in Phoenix, Chandler and Mesa as it addresses strong demand for specialized digital technology and business process services.   Opening ceremonies […]

Report: More Than Half of Employers Have Found Content on Social Media That Caused Them NOT to Hire a Candidate

Seven in ten employers (70 percent) use social networking sites to research job candidates during hiring process- Nearly half of employers (48 percent) check up on current employees on social media- A third of employers (34 percent) have reprimanded or fired an employee based on content found online. Your social […]

3 in 5 employers are planning to hire full-time workers in the back half of 2018

As employers grapple with a highly competitive hiring environment that is causing prolonged job vacancies across the U.S., workers are reaping the benefits. According to CareerBuilder’s Midyear Job Forecast, 63 percent of U.S. employers plan to hire full-time, permanent workers in the second half of 2018, up from 60 percent last year. A […]

Lockheed Martin Pledges to Create 8,000 New Jobs for Trade Workers

BETHESDA, Md., July 19, 2018  — Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Marillyn A. Hewson pledged that the company will create 8,000 new apprenticeship opportunities and invest $5 million in vocational and trade programs over the next five years as President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order establishing the President’s National Council for the […]

80% of Full-time Workers are Actively Seeking or Passively Open to New Job Opportunities

Specialty recruitment firms Accounting Principals and Ajilon today released the results of a new joint survey exploring job search trends among more than 1,000 US full-time workers in sales, office and management/professional occupations. The survey found that one fourth of respondents (25.7 percent) are actively seeking new job opportunities and over half of respondents […]

Kenzie Academy’s Ambitious Plans to Train Middle America for Tech Employment

Kenzie Academy, an apprenticeship program that develops modern tech workers, today announced it has closed a $4.2 million seed stage investment, led by ReThink Education, which will enable the company to accelerate its ambitious plans to grow tech education and employment opportunities in Middle America. The announcement was made by Chok Leang […]