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Solid job gains in April ease fears about economy

...lower-paying fields, such as hotels and restaurants, which added 45,000 jobs, and retail, which added 29,000. Temporary-help firms gained 31,000 positions.By contrast, construction companies and governments cut jobs. Manufacturing employment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-03/solid-job-gains-april-ease
Jobs report crushes hopes for stronger hiring

...president of Naroff Economic Advisors.Hourly pay fell. Manufacturers cut 15,000 jobs, the most in two years. And temporary help jobs, which often signal where the job market is headed, dropped by 4,900 in August.The economy lost 7,000 more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-07/jobs-report-crushes-hopes-
Drug test welfare recipients, 2 Ga. lawmakers say

...said in a release. "In these tough economic times, it is easy to understand that many deserving families need some temporary help until they can bounce back financially - that's why we have public assistance programs like TANF. This additional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-11-04/drug-test-welfare-recipients
Augusta State student runs two businesses

...full-time employees. "A lot of jobs, I can do by myself. If I've got several jobs throughout the day, I'll get temporary help through a temp service. Since I'm in college, I try to help a lot of college people out," he said. At J & W...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2009-12-01/augusta-sta
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Mears' poor showings put his future in doubt

...shut off the engine and coast. NASCAR eventually warned Earnhardt not to pass the pace car again, and he obeyed. TEMPORARY HELP: Robby Gordon had no sponsorship when he arrived at Infineon Raceway. By the time the race began, he had three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/23/nas_463211.shtml
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Need a job? The Better Business Bureau can help

...visit www.jobbankinfo.org. TEMPORARY (OR TEMP) SERVICES place employees at companies that are looking for temporary help. Job seekers do not pay the temp service. Temporary placement is one way unemployed workers can supplement their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/23/yrb_463187.shtml
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Medical schools fight talk of reducing federal help

...not very stable right now, we've got to have some temporary help from the federal government to assure that we have...physicians,' " Mr. Leavitt said. "Instead of having temporary help, what happened was it has now become permanent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/16/met_191210.shtml
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City Ink: Everything's relative with job appointees

...the Coliseum Authority; employment for friends and relatives in various departments; and bids for providing soap, temporary help, uniforms and printing.Former state Sen. Charles Walker was well known for his ability to do business with government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2010-04-19/everythings-rel
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Unemployment rate stuck at 5.6 percent as jobs growth slows

...and hospitality firms cut 9,000 jobs in February. Retailers, however, added 13,000 positions in February. Temporary help firms added 32,000 and education and health-care services gained 13,000 jobs last month. After adding up the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/06/bus_407887.shtml
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June unemployment rate jumps to nine-year high

...sign. That industry is closely watched by economists because it can signal new jobs. Companies generally take on temporary help before committing to permanent workers. Some economists think the report opens the door to another Federal Reserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/04/bus_380226.shtml
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