Employment & Jobs
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While the top line number of 8.6 percent may sound good, today’s employment report holds very little good news for American workers with 315,000 leaving the workforce and only 120,000 new payroll jobs created nationwide.
LSC-Montgomery, in partnership with the South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, will host the 16th annual Community Job Fair on Oct. 20 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
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July's unemployment rate inched down to 9.1 percent. 117,000 jobs were created in an economy that is barely growing.
Payroll employment in Texas increased during the month of June 2011 by 32,000 jobs, or 0.3 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis.
Following on the heels of a disappointing first quarter economic report, the unemployment rate rose back up to 9 percent in April.
Montgomery County's jobless rate continues to decline with 1,032 jobs added in March.
Employment numbers for March show payroll employment gains of 216,000 and an unemployment rate of 8.8 percent.
According to a recent Economic Development Partnership survey local employee numbers at the larger companies in January of 2011 show to be up by 402 jobs from 2010.
The South Montgomery County YMCA will host a summer job fair on Mar. 18 at the Shadowbend YMCA.
On Tuesday, Oct. 19, from 4;30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Lone Star College-Montgomery will hold a job fair for numerous adjunct (part-time) faculty positions to be hired for the Spring 2011 semester and beyond.
The South Montgomery County/Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with LSC - Montgomery, will host the 15th Annual Community Job Fair this Thursday.
Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids and Williams-Sonoma at The Woodlands Mall will be accepting applications and interviewing individuals for sales staff during the holiday season on Sunday, Oct. 3 at a Hiring Open House.
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The South Regional Library is hosting a free program titled 'The Real Secret to Finding a Job,' presented by Rick Gillis on Friday, March 19.
Christ Church United Methodist has started a new ministry designed to support those who are recently unemployed and help employers connect with local talent. The group meets each Wednesday morning.
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is warning job-seeking Texans not to believe advertisements that promote fraudulent business opportunities.
Many retailers will increase their workforce to accommodate the gift-buying rush during the holiday season.
The South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Lone Star College -Montgomery, will host the 13th Annual Texas Career Expo on Thursday, October 23.