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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
Turning a holiday job into a permanent position

...freezes. So, while these companies are employing temporary help, they don't expect to make many permanent offers...yourself." More tips for making the transition from temporary help to full-time employee: REMEMBER THE BASICS Even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/17/liv_555979.shtml
Life & style
Employment-company stocks follow nation's economic trends

...and the people that don't are selling," said Jeffrey A. Joerres, the chairman of Manpower Inc., a Milwaukee temporary-help giant. A growing economy makes staffing stocks popular because there is more need for worker-placement services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/17/fin_431505.shtml
Finance
Millner would lose millions

...earlier this year show state agencies from the Department of Education to the Georgia Ports Authority have used Norrell temporary help in recent years, providing the company with $2.4 million in business since he announced plans to run for governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/10/met_235608.shtml
Metro
Ministry helps those who need it

...to Community Ministry of North Augusta to be helped through the hard times. "The number varies because we furnish temporary help," said Sally Bigger, a board member helping out in the brown bag program. "Sometimes they are waiting for their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/22/met_215007.shtml
Metro
Increasing number of temporary jobs might become permanent

...recession starts happening, they feel it first."The U.S. Labor Department reported last week that payrolls in the temporary-help services sector increased for the fifth straight month, rising 47,500 in February to a total of 2 million people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-03-12/increasing-number-temporar
Business
Job growth posts tiny gain

...month were reported in categories including manufacturing, leisure and hospitality, accounting and bookkeeping and temporary help. For now, some economists don't see the slower job growth of May as a sign that the economy is sliding back into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/04/bus_455027.shtml
Business
Unemployment rate slips to 5.6 percent

...services employment rose substantially, by 123,000. In that category, gains were in employment services, including temporary help firms, services to buildings and dwellings, management and technical consulting services and architectural and engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/08/bus_414905.shtml
Business