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Target looking to hire 150 employees

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Target looking to hire 150 employees
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Phillips 66 profits jump on better refining margins

Phillips 66 profits jump on better refining margins | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
Phillips 66 profits jump on better refining margins
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First Maryland, next Texas? Laws to ban employers from asking for social media passwords gain traction

"Responding to a public outcry against employers that ask their employees for their social media usernames and passwords, Maryland became the first state in the nation to pass a law to protect current and prospective employees from these employer requests. Now that one state has passed the law, others are expected to follow, possibly including Texas."

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Houston now No. 4 southern market for small businesses, analysis says

Houston has jumped up the small-business ladder this year by five slots, ranking in at the No. 4 spot on The Business Journals’ On the Numbers 2012 analysis of small business rankings for southern markets.
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Total Wine to open first Texas store on N. Central

Total Wine & More is opening its first Texas store at on North Central Expressway this summer.
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Houston's average hourly wage higher than U.S. average

Houston's average hourly wage higher than U.S. average | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
Average wages in the Houston metropolitan region are above the national average, as are average wages for nine of the region's 22 major occupational groups.
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Texas, Tyler doing well compared to nation - KYTX

Texas, Tyler doing well compared to nation - KYTX | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"Nathaniel Karp, executive vice president, chief economist for the US, BVA Compass, said Wednesday that Tyler and the state have managed to do better than the rest of the nation in keeping their heads above rough economic waters in recent years."

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J.C. Penney lays off 600 at Legacy headquarters in Plano

J.C. Penney lays off 600 at Legacy headquarters in Plano | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"J.C. Penney Co.'s headquarters staff reorganization has started. About 600 people were laid off today."

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Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas generated $29.3M economic impact in Houston

Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas generated $29.3M economic impact in Houston | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
The 2011 Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas, played between the college football teams of Texas A&M and Northwestern University, is estimated to have generated $17.5 million in direct spending and a total economic impact of $29.3 million for the city...
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Report: College readiness improving in Central Texas

Report: College readiness improving in Central Texas | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
The Austin Chamber of Commerce unveiled its education progress reports at its annual luncheon on April 2, which shows that college readiness is improving.
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Shoppers to ‘mob’ Austin business

Shoppers to ‘mob’ Austin business | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
The Downtown Austin Alliance is asking people to a support small local businesses by spending their money en mass.
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Intuit: Texas small firms create jobs in March - Dallas Morning News (subscription) (blog)

"Small business hiring in Texas increased 0.5 percent in March, according to the latest Intuit Payroll's Small Business Employment Index."

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Robotics competition at UTSA expects big turnout

More than 119 teams of third through eighth graders are expected to attend a robotics competition Saturday, March 31, at the University of Texas at San Antonio Main Campus.
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Tesoro's 2nd-quarter net income surges 78%

Tesoro's 2nd-quarter net income surges 78% | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
Tesoro's 2nd-quarter net income surges 78%
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Marathon Oil credits Eagle Ford growth for solid 2Q profit

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Marathon Oil credits Eagle Ford growth for solid 2Q profit
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Fayetteville State to offer graduate social work degree at Fort Sam Houston

U.S. Army Medical Command officials at Fort Sam Houston have awarded a $625,000 contract to Fayetteville State University over the next five years to provide education to active-duty enlisted soldiers.
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Construction employment rises in Texas, Dallas - Dallas Business Journal

"The number of construction jobs in the Dallas area rose 1 percent, or about 500 workers year-over-year in February."

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Capital One cuts 490 assistant branch managers nationwide

Capital One cuts 490 assistant branch managers nationwide | Texas Employment | Scoop.it
Capital One Bank said Tuesday it has eliminated approximately 490 assistant branch manager positions nationwide, including 102 throughout Texas and 17 in Houston.
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S.A. lures international freight conference

S.A. lures international freight conference | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"The members of this group are among the most powerful businesspeople in the hemisphere. And they are coming to San Antonio for a conference May 13-16."

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Nonprofit credit counseling group expands to San Antonio

"ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions has opened a local office in North San Antonio that will provide counseling and financial education services to area consumers. The San Antonio office is only the second office in Texas for the nonprofit."

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Tourist magazine names Incredible Pizza Company the best in the business

Tourist Attractions & Parks Magazine and Foundations Entertainment University recognized San Antonio’s Incredible Pizza Company for excellence in the industry.
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Houston now No. 5 in population, overtakes Philadelphia

Houston now No. 5 in population, overtakes Philadelphia | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"Houston has overtaken Philadelphia to become the fifth-largest metropolitan area in the nation, a new analysis shows."

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San Antonio Business Hall of Fame welcomes new members

San Antonio Business Hall of Fame welcomes new members | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"Three local business leaders will be inducted into the San Antonio Business Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc. Chairman and CEO Dick Evans, Morgan’s Wonderland founder Gordon Hartman and Valero Energy Corp. ..."

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Software company expands headquarters: Company receives 10-year tax abatement ... - Plano Star Courier

"Ericsson, the Swedish telecommunications giant whose North America headquarters are located in Plano, recently announced plans to add on to its campus in west Plano. The new additions will create new jobs and add tens of millions of dollars to the city's tax rolls."

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Texas No. 1 state for hospitality job growth - Houston Business Journal

Texas No. 1 state for hospitality job growth - Houston Business Journal | Texas Employment | Scoop.it

"Texas is the No. 1 state for leisure and hospitality job growth over the past four years."

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