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Set boundaries and cut through the (career) clutter

Recently, I have enjoyed discussions with numerous peers in all industries regarding next steps in their career paths. So much of what I hear relies on the demands of their employers in this post-downturn economy. I say it is time to

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Most Jobs in 4 Years

A gain of 290,000 jobs in April indicates that employers finally are able to expand hiring.  The new jobs stimulated job searchers to jump back into the mix and seek employment as the increased unemployment figure shows, as well.  Good

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Best Companies

Fedex is still one of the best companies to work for on Fortune’s 2010 list, along w/Cisco, of course, Google, & one of my faves, Starbucks.

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Housing up, Jobs next?

Housing sales up 27% in March over Feb; now we just need unemployment rate to fall and job creation up! There may be a light after all.

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No Job Recovery In Sight

Economists (Klugman et al) on NPR today say economy is in recovery, but not so for the job market, not for a long while.

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Priscilla welcoming Senator Tim Kaine on a visit to W&M.

VA Governor Terry McAuliffe signs DV bill at Avalon with Priscilla and VA Secretary of Homeland Security Brian Moran.