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Based on repeated conversations with company owners and managers, we know that one of the biggest challenges to business success and growth is getting the right people on board. And with a return to extreme low unemployment in our market, we know that finding the right fit is becoming even more difficult.          We’ve also heard

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Virtual Job Fair for Transitioning Military, Veterans and Military Spouses

National unemployment claims have surpassed historic measures and veteran unemployment stays in step with this trend surging by 8% in just four weeks, from 3.8% in March to 11.8% in April.  The good news: there are organizations hiring this specific demographic with identified military-trained skill sets and they need to fill jobs NOW. Industries such as distribution,

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Chamber: Equipping Every Loudoun Business to Adopt a Reopening Strategy Post COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has inflicted significant human and economic damage on our Loudoun community, including record job losses and significant hardships for many businesses.For the past two months, the Loudoun business community has done an exceptional job of complying with government directives to help limit the spread of this virus.  It is now the time

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Loudoun Virtual Job Fair Planned April 9

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Virtual Job Fair, Thursday, April 9, from 3–5 p.m.   Registered participants will be able to meet employers in a virtual environment, learn about job openings and discover career opportunities. Registered participants will be provided with log-in details for each participating employers’ online session. Participants may also

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Safeway Hiring All Positions Immediately in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Delaware

In order to best serve the increasing needs of our communities throughout Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Delaware, Safeway is hiring in-store employees, delivery drivers, and distribution center employees. “Grocery stores are the cornerstone of the community and are deemed an essential service. If your job has been impacted by COVID-19, we are offering permanent

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Allied Universal Plans Job Fair

Allied Universal, a leading security and facility services company in North America, will host open house hiring events for security professionals on April 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the DC Dream Center at 2826 Q Street SE in Washington, DC. Allied Universal seeks to hire 20 full-time and part-time security professionals. Qualified candidates

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ODU Research Report: Postsecondary Short-Term Credentials Lead to Short- and Long-Term Salary Gains

(RICHMOND) – Earning a short-term workforce credential offers an immediate boost to an individual’s salary, and that benefit can continue for at least a decade. That is the take-away from a recently released Old Dominion Research Report that examined before-and-after wages for nearly 15,000 individuals who earned those credentials in Virginia and Louisiana, and the long-term wage

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Recruiting Continues for Census Takers

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting two U.S. Census Bureau recruitment sessions March 2 to help fill hundreds of census taker positions.  The enumerators are needed to canvass door-to-door in Loudoun neighborhoods from spring through summer 2020. Census takers will interview members of households that have not responded to the census to collect census information. The positions

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