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Florida Unemployment Stagnates In February

Florida’s unemployment rate in February remained unchanged from January at 6.2 percent. While the rate is down 1.7 percent from a year ago, the reasons behind the drop remain elusive.

CBS Miami–03/28/2014

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Home Depot To Fill Up To 2,000 Positions

Looking for a job? Home Depot announced Tuesday that they are looking to fill almost 2,000 seasonal positions.

02/19/2014

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Florida Improves Unemployment Numbers, Other States Struggle

South Floridians still stuck in the unemployment line may be in luck. New national data shows that people have higher likelihood of being hired within the Sunshine State.

08/19/2013

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Fla. Unemployment Stagnates For 3rd Straight Month

A day after national unemployment claims declined, the state of Florida reported a stagnating job market.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

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Target Holds Job Fair For New E Kendall Store

A new Target store will soon open its doors in South Florida and they are looking to hire employees to staff it at a job fair in Miami this week.

CBS Miami–08/11/2013

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Martinis And Mingling: The New Interview Scene

It’s time to head to a bar, grab a drink and look for a – job. Forget the usual stuffy job fairs or having to fax a resume to a potential employer, these days a person can hit the bar scene and the job market all at the same time.

CBS Miami–08/06/2013

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July Unemployment Report Disappoints

After a day that saw Wall Street hit record highs, the Bureau of Labor Statistics threw some cold water on the nation’s economy with an average unemployment report for the month of July.

CBS Miami–08/02/2013

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Unemployment Drops 0.1% In May

Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 7.1 percent in May 2013 which was the lowest rate seen since September 2008. Overall, unemployment dropped 0.1 percent in the last month according to the seasonally adjusted numbers.

CBS Miami–06/21/2013

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Resume Upgrades Could Secure Success

Miami’s job rate has gone up at 1.5 percent since last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But if you are still on the search for a job it may be time to spruce up that resume.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

The unemployment rate saw a gain in the latest report.

Job Creation Stagnant, Jobless Rate Ticks Up

The U.S. economy continued to plug along at a depressed rate in May adding 175,000 jobs, in line with what analysts had expected. However, the unemployment rate ticked up 0.1 percent in May to 7.6 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

CBS Miami–06/07/2013

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