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Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Falls, Hiring Flattens

Pennsylvania’s jobless rate fell by three-tenths of a percentage point in November for the second straight month, even as payrolls remained static.

12/19/2014

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GE To Build 3D Printing Facility Near Pittsburgh

General Electric plans to build a $32 million facility near Pittsburgh International Airport to develop three-dimensional printing and other high-tech manufacturing processes.

11/12/2014

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Veterans Get Chance At Jobs With Local Businesses

After giving their all for their country, veterans often come home to applause and thank yous – and unemployment.

11/10/2014

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Benefits Of Compensated Work Therapy Programs For Veterans

In an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).

10/23/2014

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Pittsburgh Attracting More College Graduates

Pittsburgh is growing as a place to be for college graduates.

10/21/2014

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ALDI Bringing New Jobs To Area

ALDI is bringing more than 80 new jobs to the area.

10/17/2014

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Study: Marcellus Shale Created 45,000 Trade Jobs

How many jobs is the shale gas industry creating?

10/17/2014

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Pittsburgh Technical Institute Preparing Students For Oil & Gas Industry

The course has rigorous demands and is highly technical – taught in a language few of us would understand.

09/23/2014

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Sears Pulling Out Of Century III Mall

The current owners of the Century III mall say it’s not a dead facility, but that it’s a facility on its way back.

09/22/2014

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UPS Hiring Nearly 700 Workers In New Stanton

UPS is hiring nearly 700 additional employees at its facility in New Stanton.

09/18/2014

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3RWIB Unveils In-Depth Labor Market Analysis On The City’s East End Neighborhoods

Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board (3RWIB) unveiled an in-depth analysis on the labor market supply-demand imbalance for the East End area of Pittsburgh.

09/16/2014

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STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor Market

In a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.

08/27/2014

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Disconnecting From Work While On Vacation

Nowadays it is harder than ever to disconnect from electronics, especially during a vacation. A recent study says that 61 percent of those surveyed did at least some work while on their last vacation.

On top of that, many bosses expect their employees to be available by email while others are afraid their bosses will realize their position is no longer needed.

How do you totally disconnect when on vacation and how do you do it without anxiety? Lizzie Post, contributor at the Emily Post Institute and Co-Author of the Etiquette Advantage in Business, joined The KDKA Morning News to discuss how to do that.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/22/2014

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Virtual Pre-Apprenticeship for Construction Jobs

Construction Jobs are on the rise here in the Pittsburgh region.

07/02/2014

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President Obama Visits TechShop During Latest Visit To Pittsburgh

President Obama was in Pittsburgh again today for his third visit to the area just this year.

06/17/2014

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