In other disappointing news, Arizona falls in job-growth rankings.
Some 1,400 positions were up for grabs at the fair.
Promoted or hired in the Tucson area.
A roster of major local employers are looking to fill some 1,400 jobs.
Councilman Fimbres requests a discussion about the issue at council’s next meeting.
Following a basic checklist can help you land the right hire.
Shared Services Center, affiliate of Northwest Medical Center, will expand at new south side location.
A series of 15 minute seminars will prepare job seekers for October job fair.
Dear J.T. & Dale: My daughter just started a job at an ice-cream stand. The manager takes afternoons off, coming back at closing time. He will not let the employees leave until he gets back. Their shift is supposed to end at 9:30 p.m., but sometimes he doesn’t show up until 10. When they…
Tucson soccer league implements Code of Conduct rules for fans and players.
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Dear J.T. & Dale: My company has a lot of turnover. This week, another guy up and quit with no notice. Now his job is my job. This is the third time it’s happened. I asked for some incentive, and they offered me a small raise. I took it, but I honestly feel underpaid. Is there something …
Insurance giant Geico continues to expand its Tucson customer-service operations, with plans to add more than 230 positions by the end of the year.
Ask boss what skills and qualifications you lack.
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Dear J.T. & Dale: My company is moving, and the new office is going to add 20 minutes to my commute. I’m willing to make the switch, but I feel that my company should compensate me. Can I ask for a raise to cover the cost of the additional drive? — Jason
Five years after the recession, the benefits trust fund is insolvent.
Dear J.T. & Dale: I referred my friend to a job at my company. She got an interview, but she didn’t get picked. When I asked why, the hiring manager was blunt and said she didn’t dress nicely and the black nail polish she was wearing was offensive. Now my friend is asking for feedback, a…
Dear J.T. & Dale: I have worked for three companies in which I knew for sure that there was a company spy or snitch who told tales, trying to curry favor with the boss. Can you give me advice on this? — Tony