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Work-From-Home Jobs Are Having a Moment Across Pennsylvania

Though more and more U.S. workers are opting for at-home jobs, many don’t realize that most remote jobs require workers to be based in a […]

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What Jobs Would Make You Move to Philly?

Philadelphia’s recent good fortune still has some local boosters worried. In particular, they fret, job growth has not kept pace with population growth, and the […]

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39,000 Verizon Workers Go on Strike

At 6:00 a.m. this morning, 39,000 Verizon workers throughout the Northeastern U.S. from two unions went on strike after their self-stated deadline for a new contract […]

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QVC Laying Off 220, Shipping Jobs to Poland

QVC is laying off 220 people as it ships parts of its HR, IT, finance and legal departments to Krakow, Poland. Approximately 100 people at the […]

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No, the Economy Isn’t Plunging Into a Recession

The S&P 500 got off to one of its worst starts in history this year. While many are preparing for another significant economic downturn, at […]

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Philly Adding Bachelor’s Degrees at Second-Highest Rate in U.S.

Philadelphia’s population is much more educated than it was just four years ago — but it’s still got plenty of room for improvement compared to other […]

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Donald Trump Using 1,300 Philly Layoffs As Campaign Fodder

Back in January, I broke a sad news story about Cardone Industries announcing more than 1,300 layoffs, as the company plans to ship jobs from Northeast Philly to Matamoros, […]

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Philly is 3rd Worst City for Job Growth, Says CareerBuilder

Philadelphia may have added 30,875 jobs from 2014 to 2015, but it was still the third-worst city for job growth in the United States, according to […]

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Think You’re Ready for Promotion? 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

Maybe you’re a young person trying to get that elusive first promotion after working at an entry-level job. Maybe you have lots of experience and want to finally step […]

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Study: Philly Business Leaders Bullish on Economy, Hiring in 2016

The stock market is incredibly volatile, oil prices are scary low and the mysterious Chinese economy is freaking out the Wall Street. But business leaders in […]

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Home Depot Hiring 1,500 in Philly Region

Home Depot is hiring 1,500 workers for its 33 Philly-area stores, the company said today — part of a nationwide hiring spree to grow its […]

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Future of Manufacturing in Philly Isn’t Smoky Factories

The word “manufacturing” probably conjures up images of smoke-filled factories and Depression Era employees working for peanuts. But the reality is much brighter — and tech […]

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Study: Philly Region’s Divide Between Rich and Poor is Widening

Over the past 10 years, the Philadelphia region has seen a real-estate boom, job gains and a substantial increase in wages, but poverty and inclusion are still […]

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The Best Jobs in America for 2016

What makes a job great? Is it the money? The people you get to work with everyday? The challenges you face that transform you into a […]

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1,300 Layoffs for Northeast Philly’s Cardone Industries

Cardone Industries plans to lay off more than 1,300 workers in Philadelphia. Cardone is an auto parts re-manufacturer, meaning it re-engineers parts for cars and trucks to […]