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Florida Gov. Rick Scott stops by a Republican call center to rally campaign workers November 4, 2014 in Fort Myers, Florida.   Rick Scott is running in a tight race against opponent and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist the Democratic challenger. (Photo by Erik Kellar/Getty Images)

Governor Scott Insists He Has Met Jobs Promise

Governor Rick Scott touted Friday that he has achieved a promise from his 2010 campaign as Florida has added more than 700,000 jobs since he took office.

12/19/2014

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Kicks Off Jobs Jamboree In Miami

Governor Rick Scott will kick off his “Jobs Jamboree” in Miami Monday with an informal barbecue at Boeing’s flight training center near Miami International Airport.

12/01/2014

Career Coach Kim Specker  (Source: CBS)

More Job-Seekers Turning To Career Coaches

Finding a job in this current economy can be tough. And the tougher the job market, the tougher it can be to make yourself marketable. That’s why some people are now turning to career coaches for guidance.

11/17/2014

While it’s not hard to tell they are master builders and handyman, constructions workers face dangerous conditions, often in very extreme weather.

Florida Job Growth For October

Florida continues to add jobs according to a new employment survey by payroll provider ADP.

11/13/2014

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Benefits Of Compensated Work Therapy Programs For Veterans

In an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).

10/23/2014

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Job Fair In Sunrise On Thursday

Locals looking for a job or simply curious can stop by Sawgrass Mills’ job fair in Sunrise on Thursday.

10/07/2014

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STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor Market

In a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.

08/27/2014

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Florida Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly; Still Higher Than National Rate

Florida’s unemployment rate is now higher than the national rate.

07/18/2014

Attendees watch a video presentation during the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC, July 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft To Cut Up To 18,000 Jobs Over Next Year

Microsoft is cutting up to 18,000 jobs, about 14 percent of its staff, over the next year as it works on integrating the Nokia devices business it bought in April and cut down on management layers.

07/17/2014

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Ruling May Chill School Districts Efforts To Challenge Charter School Conversions

A ruling against the Miami-Dade County Public School District was the first-ever ruling under Florida statutes, written specifically to prevent school districts from taking “unlawful reprisals” against employees who support charter school conversions.

07/09/2014

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