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Solid hiring expected for June as US job market nears normal

...May, the Labor Department said Thursday. But the rate fell mainly because many people out of work gave up on their job searches and were no longer counted as unemployed, which may reflect rising discouragement.The result is that the proportion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/solid-hiring-expected-june
Shopgirl: Discover Augusta fashion this week

...on this information. It's free for both iOS and Android, so there's no reason not to give it a try during your job search time or free time.WHAT'S TRENDY: Target announced its next designer collaboration this week, and it's with up-and-coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-05-21/shopgirl-dis
Job auditions give new hope for some long-term unemployed

...know-how have faded.Platform to Employment provides job-search training before arranging subsidized auditions. This...The auditions contrast with the maddeningly impersonal job searches that most of the long-term unemployed endure. Online...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-08/job-auditions-give-new-hop
Jobs remain competitive in Augusta for new graduates

...to help the company's consumer division as a channel development coordinator.Viller said she stayed on top of the job search as graduation approached and was offered the job at Textron about two weeks ago, ahead of her commencement."I was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-15/jobs-remain
Ride-sharing company Uber mulls Augusta entry

...expanding into the Augusta area looks "promising," a company spokeswoman says.Last month, Uber began posting ads on job search engines such as Monster and Indeed seeking part- and full-time drivers in Augusta who would serve riders using the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-02/ride-sharin
Goodwill purchases property to build facility near Grovetown gateway

...of the entire CSRA."The site is the future home of a Job Connection center, which provides free job training and job search assistance as well as resume assistance and classes, including English as a second language."It's the primary mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/goodwill-purchases-property-b
Employer summit addresses workplace challenges

...students in "soft" skills, in addition to making updates soon to old systems. Butler said they're working on a new job search feature and telephone recordings for claims and appeals.Later in the day, the summit addressed compliance with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-30/employer-su
More employers on hand at GRU job fair

Set to graduate from college in May, Stephanie Wilson got a jump start on her job search Friday during Georgia Regents University's annual Employer Expo.Wilson stopped by several health care-centric booths at GRU's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-13/more-employ
Job growth is rising, so why isn't pay?

...A single percentage point represents about 1.5 million potential workers.Some of the unemployed gave up their job searches long ago. So the government no longer considers them part of the labor force. Still, many of them might still be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/job-growth-rising-so-why-i
Yellen expresses deep worries about growing US wealth gap

...full-time jobs and the many people who have given up their job searches and are no longer counted as unemployed.In her first...Yellen listened to participants' stories about the job search difficulties they faced.The Fed will next meet Oct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/yellen-expresses-deep-worr