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Part-time workers see paychecks decline

Median pay for part-time workers met double-digit losses in almost every local jurisdiction, falling 28 percent in Fairfax County in 2007 and 2008, and dropping a third for those in Howard County, according to an analysis of the 2009 American Community Survey.

Tags: part time jobs , American Community Survey , Anthony Carnevale , Job Losses , Evan Haning , Paul D. Shinkman , employment , economy , Georgetown University's Center on Education and th

Tuesday - 10/19/2010, 08:05am EDT

Women closing the gap in 100K salaries

New census figures show the nationwide rate of six-figure salary earners is growing significantly faster for women than for men, according to a Washington Post report.

Tags: women salaries , women earners , $100,000 salary , six figure salary , Kristi King , Paul D. Shinkman , employment , salaries

Thursday - 10/07/2010, 09:09am EDT

Promoting your emotional IQ in a job search

How can you really get that new -- and better -- job?

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Monday - 08/23/2010, 11:51am EDT

Defense cutbacks could have huge impact in Northern Va.

The cuts could mean a loss of $6 billion to $7 billion to the local economy, says Stephen Fuller, director for the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University in Fairfax.

Tags: defense department , Stephen Fuller , economy , Robert Gates , Center for Regional Analysis , George Mason University , Fairfax , Colleen Kelleher

Tuesday - 08/10/2010, 09:37am EDT

No wine about it: Don't drink during a job interview

Job interviewing advice: Don't follow the lead of the hiring manager if you're being interviewed at a restaurant and the manager orders a glass of wine.

Tags: wine , job applicants , job hunting , University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Busin , University of Michigan , Maurice Schweitzer , Scott Rick , Imbibing Idiot Bias

Monday - 08/02/2010, 11:04am EDT

Frederick County unemployment rate better than rest of Md.

Frederick County's unemployment rate is usually better than Maryland's and the nation's, according to local economic development and business staffing sources.

Tags: unemployment , Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulati , Lisa Coblentz , Manpower staffing

Saturday - 07/24/2010, 12:24pm EDT

Is your teen job hunting? Competition is stiff

Indicators point to another rough summer for teens looking for seasonal work -- mainly because adults are competing for the same positions.

Tags: job search , job applicants , Six Flags , teens , Darci Marchese , Colleen Kelleher

Thursday - 06/10/2010, 10:51am EDT

Agencies create a STAR to guide science policy

The STAR METRICS will create a reliable and consistent inter-agency mechanism to account for the number of scientists and support staff that are on research institution payrolls supported by federal funds. Details from Julia Lane, program director with the National Science Foundation.

Tags: Federal Drive , technology , ARRA , NSF , NIH , White House Office of Science and Technology Polic , Julia Lane , Suzanne Kubota , best practices

Monday - 06/07/2010, 10:06am EDT

What will be the hot jobs in 2018?

The Wall Street Journal takes a look.

Tags: technology , DorobekInsider

Wednesday - 05/26/2010, 03:28pm EDT

Beach jobs harder to come by for teens in Delaware

With high unemployment rates, the competition for teenagers trying to find summer jobs on Delaware's beaches is stiffer than ever.

Tags: Delaware , Rehoboth Beach , Teenagers , unemployment , Sussex County , Rehoboth-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce

Sunday - 05/23/2010, 10:29am EDT
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