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New book from job expert Robert Gerberg, ’20 New Rules for Job Hunting Success’

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: With record numbers of resumes in circulation, Robert Gerberg, author of ‘The Professional Job Changing System’ and dozens of other books on job hunting. has released entirely new guidelines for professionals and executives seeking from $60,000 to $300,000+, in his newly released book: ’20 New Rules for Job Hunting Success.’

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Tiffany McClellan joins EPIC the firm as Regional Director Employee Benefits in Calif.

IRVINE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Tiffany McClellan has joined the firm as Regional Director Employee Benefits. McClellan brings 16 years of experience in strategic market planning, sales organizational leadership, new product/service development and health and welfare plan consulting to the firm.

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Petroleum and bulk transport company Eagle Transport Corp announces Driver Pay Increase

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Eagle Transport, one of the largest and most progressive petroleum and bulk transportation companies in the U.S., today announced a company-wide driver pay increase, effective August 3, 2014. The overall impact of this increase will be 5.5 percent, with many locations in the Eagle system seeing larger increases based on the specific needs of the operation.

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Missouri Schools Now Offer Employee Benefit Plans and Section 125 Plan Admin with American Fidelity

KANSAS CITY, Mo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Forrest T. Jones and Company has recently partnered with American Fidelity Assurance Company to expand and enhance Missouri public school districts’ benefit programs and services. Combined, FTJ and American Fidelity currently serve over 275 Missouri Public school districts, providing a clear, complete and compliant employee benefit package with local personalized service.

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Restaurant manager recruiting firm, Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, now working with Golden Corral and Platinum Corral

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, announced this week that it has been working with two new restaurant clients – Golden Corral and Platinum Corral. Russell Don, owner of Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, is excited to be working with these well-established chains.

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Criticality Management Consulting announces groundbreaking Strategic Diversity series from Dr. John Fitzgerald Gates, Ph.D.

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Criticality Management Consulting today announced that it is releasing the groundbreaking ‘Strategic Diversity’ series from Dr. John Fitzgerald Gates, Ph.D., America’s most insightful and transformational diversity thought-leader. Dr. Gates is blazing new trails in the practice of Diversity and Inclusion. He leads the Strategic Diversity Management Movement, which places diversity in the realm of organizational strategy.

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While urban summer jobs may be in decline, CoolWorks provides tips for scoring a 2014 summer job

GARDINER, Mont. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Cool Works(R), the premier online board for seasonal jobs in great places, today released a list of recommendations for job seekers hoping to score last-minute summer employment. While most adventure destination employers are currently staffed, Cool Works states there a good number still filling last minute vacancies or increasing staff to meet business demands.

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Long Term Care Solutions Sales Summit 2014: LTC Financial Partners on the Hunt for New Sales Teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: At the Long Term Care Solutions Sales Summit, to be held in Kansas City, Mo., May 18-20, 2014, ‘You can find us with your eyes closed,’ says Steven Kramer, Senior Vice-President for LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of American’s most experienced national agencies offering long-term care insurance and related solutions.

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Ohio’s Lakewood College Selected as One of the Best Employers for 2014 by BCG

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Lakewood College is proud to announce that it has been selected as one of the Best Employers in Ohio for 2014 by the Best Companies Group (BCG). BCG researches and analyzes the company culture, employee feedback, and other characteristics of a wide array of companies.

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Long-Term Care Leader LTCFP Extends its Strategic Partnership in Growing Long-Term Care Market to General Insurance Agents

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) today announced a broad expansion of its strategic partnership program. ‘We’re opening our doors to seasoned senior-market professionals who want to expand their service offerings through a turn-key process,’ says Denise Gott, Executive VP for LTCFP. In recent years, key strategic partners with LTCFP have been large organizations such as professional associations.

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CoolWorks Online Job Board Offers Thousands of Summer Jobs in Exciting Places

GARDINER, Mont. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: CoolWorks, a leading online board for seasonal jobs in great places, announced today that hiring for the 2014 summer has officially started. For job seekers interested in a summer adventure, CoolWorks offers thousands of job openings in U.S. national parks, guest ranches, resorts and other adventure destinations across the nation.

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‘January Jumpstart: Creating Goals that Matter’ 2014 event announced by Three Squares Coaching and Consulting

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Sue Koch, founder of Three Squares Coaching and Consulting, a Los Angeles Career and Life Coaching Company, will lead a complimentary tele-class to introduce callers to her popular six-week goal setting course ‘January Jumpstart: Creating Goals that Matter.’ They will receive valuable information for how to give up Resolution Resignation(TM) once and for all to set inspiring and achievable goals for 2014.

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EPIC Insurance welcomes Sama Hershey Davis to its employee benefits consulting practice in the West

PETALUMA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, has added Sama Hershey Davis in their North Bay employee benefits consulting practice. Hershey Davis brings 15 years of experience in healthcare, benefits consulting, human resources, compliance, wellness and client relationship management to EPIC.

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Edgewood Partners Insurance Center named 2013 Healthiest Company in North Bay in California

PETALUMA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: EPIC (Edgewood Partners Insurance Center), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, today announced that the North Bay Business Journal has recognized EPIC as a ‘2013 Healthiest Company in North Bay.’ The North Bay office of EPIC participates in a companywide wellness program, led by a volunteer committee that has garnered impressive results over the last four years.

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Tips for Being Nice to Retail Employees During Holidays offered by Retail Expert Doug Fleener

BOSTON, Mass. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Although much of the focus around holiday shopping is on door busting deals and ‘Black Friday’ madness, retail and customer experience expert Doug Fleener, president and managing partner of retail consultancy Dynamic Experiences Group LLC in Boston, says it’s important for shoppers to remember the retail employees who make it all happen.

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Business Insurance Mag again recognizes Edgewood Partners Insurance Center as a ‘Best Place to Work in Insurance’ for 2013

SAN MATEO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: EPIC Insurance, a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has been recognized for a fourth year as a Best Place to Work in Insurance by Business Insurance Magazine and survey co-sponsor Best Companies Group.

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American Fidelity Administrative Services Assists Employers with Tracking Employee Hours Across the US

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: American Fidelity Administrative Services, LLC, the recent addition to the American Fidelity family of companies and established in response to great demand from American Fidelity Assurance Company’s customers, now offers a tool to assist employers with the complicated Health Care Reform law that requires employers to track employee hours constantly to determine their eligibility for health care coverage.

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Mortgage Capital Trading again Recognized as a Best Place to Work in San Diego, for 2013

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: MCT Trading, Inc., a recognized leader in mortgage pipeline hedging and risk management services, announced that is has been chosen as one of the 2013 Best Places to Work in San Diego, California by the San Diego Business Journal.

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VLP Law Group earns Excellence in Maternal Health and Equity Award

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: VLP Law Group LLP is pleased to announce that it has received an Award for Excellence in Maternal Health and Equity from the Healthy Mothers Workplace Coalition. VLP was honored at the September 9, 2013 awards ceremony in San Francisco for promoting a mother-friendly workplace.

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2013 HTCIA International Conference to expose students to career paths available in High Tech Crimes Investigation fields

ROSEVILLE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Getting the training and experience needed to work in the computer forensics or network security fields can be challenging and expensive. In keeping with its proud mission of educating individuals involved with high tech investigations, the High Technology Crimes Investigation Association is uniting with the academic community to offer students and faculty alike, an opportunity to interact with and learn from the top industry experts.

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The Union for Postdocs to hold Panel on Childcare Challenges and Resources for Careers in Calif. Education

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: In response to an overwhelming need to improve childcare access and affordability at the University of California, United Auto Workers Local 5810, which represents more than 6,000 postdoctoral scholars at UC, is hosting a panel on childcare resources, low-income childcare funding, work/life balance and statewide initiatives for childcare funding.

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Expert recruiters at the County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board help S & S Trucking deliver skilled staff

ONTARIO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: When S & S Trucking expanded its warehouse operation to Ontario, it needed to hire skilled employees to open the new location. The expert recruiters at the County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board (WIB) referred two qualified candidates to S & S Trucking as well as provided On-the-Job training funds. These two candidates were hired and have since been promoted. Today they oversee the entire operation as assistant managers.

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County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board is recruiting 503 youth for California training and employment assistance program

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board today announced that it is accepting applications for its 2013 youth training and employment assistance program. The program has 503 openings for youth ages 17 to 21.

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board On-The-Job Training program helps dialysis center expand staff through no-cost programs

VICTORVILLE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Desert Cities Dialysis needed to hire new employees; however all of its applicants were recent graduates who required extensive training. Manager Zabelle Cosson recognized that the County of San Bernardino’s recruitment services and On-The-Job Training program could offset costs of finding and training the right people. The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board screened all applicants and referred the most qualified.

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Sales Talent Inc. again named to ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ List second year in a row

SEATTLE, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Sales Talent Inc., a sales recruiting firm located in Mercer Island, Washington, was honored as one of Washington State’s ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ on June 20 by Seattle Business Magazine at an awards dinner at the Westin Seattle. This is the second year in a row Sales Talent Inc. has won the award.

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board helps MedRevenu grow in 2012-13 with a no-cost On-The-Job training program

UPLAND, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 14, 2013: Back in 2012, MedRevenu, Inc. founder John Alvarez faced increasing demand for his company’s services. This challenged MedRevenu’s capacity; Alvarez had to turn business away. When the County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board contacted Alvarez about its no-cost On-The-Job training program, he recognized that the program would be a valuable resource for expansion.

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Burntwood Tavern, a Cleveland-based, upscale casual restaurant chain selects Ohio Restaurant Recruiters for staffing

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 13, 2013: Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, announced this week that it is working with Burntwood Tavern – a Cleveland-based, upscale casual restaurant chain.

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Kris Beale joins Edgewood Partners Insurance Center as Employee Benefits Senior Compliance Consultant in California

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 13, 2013: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Kris Beale as Employee Benefits Division Senior Compliance Consultant in its San Francisco office. Beale has more than 14 years of experience in employee benefits, regulations, and the analysis of complex legislation.

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iFOS Managing Consultants, LLC Awarded $13.5 Million Contract by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

CLARKSVILLE, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 1, 2013: iFOS (Intelligent Fiscal Optimal Solutions) Managing Consultants, LLC recently announced it is has been awarded a 5-year ID/IQ to provide Onsite Secretarial Support Services for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Headquarters and Interim Locations.

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The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board announces local business owners elected to direct workforce development

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 29, 2013: Today, the Workforce Investment Board of San Bernardino County announced the induction of Tony Myrell, Jon Novack, and Dr. William Sterling as chairman, vice chairman, and treasurer of the board respectively. The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board is a public-private volunteer board that oversees the use of federal dollars to train the local workforce to support local employers.

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Boom in California transportation and logistics hiring revealed in survey from San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board surveyed 1,400 local Calif. businesses to identify trends in future hiring and growth. The results indicated that companies are recovering and beginning to hire in the County’s top demand industries: manufacturing, health care, transportation and logistics, energy and utilities, and construction.

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Liazon Bright Choices Private Exchange delivers convenience, choice and savings for EPIC Insurance Clients

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) announced today that its Employee Benefits Practice has launched a strategic partnership offering employers a new way to manage benefit program costs while expanding flexibility, choice and value for their employees.

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Online School, Lakewood College, wants to be the Number One Provider for Job Placement Assistance

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — According to the team at online school Lakewood College, ‘We understand the importance of our students not only completing their program but then getting out into the real world and putting all their hard work into action. We want to bring to them the people that know how to help them get the career they want.’

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New Mobile App helps US Dept. of State Connect with Possible Foreign Service Candidates

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Human Resources, Office of Recruitment, Examination and Employment has announced the release of DOSCareers, a new mobile “app.” This app educates and engages aspiring Foreign Service candidates and others seeking to familiarize themselves with diplomatic careers. The DOSCareers app offers essential information right […]

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On-the-Job Training Program from San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board saves hospital $25,000 in hiring and training

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Leveraging the Workforce Investment Board of San Bernardino County’s On-the-Job Training program, the Hi-Desert Medical Center has recently added 6 full-time registered nurses and saved $25,000 in hiring and training costs.

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board recruiting unemployed young adults for launch of Linking Innovation Knowledge and Employment project

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board is recruiting unemployed young adults, ages 18 to 24, for the launch of the Linking Innovation Knowledge and Employment project (@LIKE). @LIKE is a collaborative effort among three of the region’s Workforce Investment Boards, San Bernardino, Riverside and Imperial Counties.

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San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board ‘On the Job’ Training Program Helps C-PAK Industries Inc. Hire the Right People

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — C-PAK Industries, Inc., a leading custom rotational molding company in San Bernardino, recently expanded its team by hiring eight employees through the County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board’s On-the-Job Training program.

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Battalia Winston Survey for 2012 Finds Corporate Holiday Parties are Making a Comeback

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — More U.S. companies will revisit their tradition of holding holiday parties this year, according to the 24th annual ‘survey of corporate America’s holiday party plans,’ conducted by Battalia Winston, a leading global executive search firm.

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San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board conducted a study to identify the top demand sectors for employment in San Bernardino County

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board conducted a study to identify the top demand sectors for employment in San Bernardino County. The results showed that manufacturing, health care, transportation and logistics, energy and utilities, and construction are the top five industries that will be seeking a skilled workforce in San Bernardino County to fill available jobs.

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Reagan Peralta joins Edgewood Partners Insurance Center as Senior Account Manager in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Reagan Peralta as a senior account manager in its San Francisco office. Peralta brings more than 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry, working for national insurance carriers as well as Bay Area-based benefits consulting firms.

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The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board announced it opened a new Employment Resource Center in Victorville, Calif.

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board announced it opened a new Employment Resource Center in Victorville. The Employment Resource Centers help county residents re-enter the workforce or transfer their skills from shrinking industries to expanding industries.

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Edgewood Partners Insurance Center names Joe Dunn VP of Workers Compensation Claims in Fresno, Calif. Office

FRESNO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — EPIC (Edgewood Partners Insurance Center), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Joe Dunn as Vice President, Workers Compensation Claims in its Fresno office. Dunn brings eleven years of experience in workers compensation, settlement negotiation, and Medicare sectors to EPIC.

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Intelligent Fiscal Optimal Solutions Awarded U.S. Department of Treasury IDIQ Contract, will Recruit up to 100 Field Reviewers

CLARKSVILLE, Md. /eNewsChannels/ — iFOS, as an emerging leader in Federal financial solutions and technology, announced that the firm was awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) base plus 4 option years contract award to support CDFI grant programs. This effort will require iFOS to recruit up to 100 field reviewers that can evaluate CDFI grant applications submitted from start-up organizations as well as large, national scale enterprises.

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2012 Inland Empire West End Job Fair is attended by more than 1,500 job seekers

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — At six o’clock in the morning, Sean Lunsford was the second person in line for the Inland Empire West End Job Fair hosted by the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board at the L.A./Ontario International Airport. A few hours later, he walked out with an appointment for a job interview.

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Now’s the Time to Create ‘Highly-Human’ Jobs by the Millions, According to Special Report from EraNova Institute

MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today EraNova Institute announces an employment report with an upbeat message. Titled, “Highly-Human Jobs, The New Work that Technology Can’t Take Over,” it forecasts the rise of a high-touch, human-centered economy that could dwarf today’s high-tech economy based on [...]

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Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera Bread and O’Charley’s, has entrusted Ohio Restaurant Recruiters with its management recruitment

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, announced this week that Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera Bread and O’Charley’s, has entrusted them with its restaurant management recruitment needs.

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board’s Business-Friendly Program Helped Save more t han 1,700 Jobs

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board’s Process Improvement Program, with Deisell Consultants, LLC, has saved 1,709 jobs and allowed local employers to potentially create 215 new jobs.

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San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors declared September 2012 to be Workforce Development Month

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors declared September 2012 to be Workforce Development Month. The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board will be recognized for its programs that assist job seekers and businesses when they have nowhere else to turn.

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Jessica Bentson joins EPIC as Senior Account Manager in Folsom, Calif.

FOLSOM, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Jessica Bentson as a senior account manager in its Folsom office. Bentson brings eight years of experience in the healthcare and wellness insurance sector.

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Pathways to LVN Program: San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board Partnership with Kaiser Permanente Helps LVNs

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board (WIB) has stepped in to fill the need for Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) by partnering with Kaiser Permanente Fontana and Ontario Medical Centers. Ten employees comprised the third class of graduates from the Pathways to LVN Program in May 2012. The training was provided by Chaffey College.

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Employee Benefits Consultant Kate Crouch joins Edgewood Partners Insurance Center in Calif.

FOLSOM, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Kate Crouch as an employee benefits consultant in its Folsom office. Crouch brings 18 years of experience in group health and welfare benefits as well as insurance negotiations to EPIC’s growing benefits consulting team.

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Helping California businesses and job seekers through economic recovery: San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board (WIB) surveyed 2,220 local businesses regarding growth, employment trends and quality of workforce for the region and industry sector. The top three industries in the County – healthcare, transportation and logistics and manufacturing – indicate hiring and business growth is expected.

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Seattle Business Magazine names Sales Talent Inc. to 100 Best Companies to Work For list

SEATTLE, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Sales Talent Inc., a sales recruiting firm based in Mercer Island, Wash., was selected as one of Washington State’s 100 Best Companies to Work For by Seattle Business Magazine. Awards were presented during a cocktail reception and dinner at the Westin Seattle on June 14, hosted by Brock Huard, with a keynote by Seattle Seahawks Head Coach Pete Carroll.

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Ryan Yoo named Senior VP, and Ricky Choi named VP, in Los Angeles Edgewood Partners Insurance Center Office

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today the additions of Ryan Yoo and Ricky Choi in EPIC’s Los Angeles office. Yoo and Choi are focused on growing EPIC’s presence in the Korean business community and bring a combined 40 years of industry experience to this division.

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PETAP 2012 Online Business School Directory Has Online College for Every Specialty

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — The traditional college experience isn’t for everyone. For those currently employed full-time or living in a remote area, online learning has provided the option of attending college at the time most convenient to them. By connecting those students with a selection of colleges that provide online learning opportunities, PETAP can help those students find the best education at affordable prices.

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Edgewood Partners Insurance Center’s Tina Brink Receives Top Employee Benefits Consultant Honor from Industry Publications

SAN MATEO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today that senior account executive Tina Brink has again been recognized by Risk and Insurance and Human Resource Executive magazines as a ‘Top Employee Benefits Consultant’ in 2012. Brink is one of only 18 benefits professionals nationwide to be selected for the honor this year. Brink was also named a Top Consultant in 2011.

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San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board to provide funding for California entrepreneurship training programs

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — California’s San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board invites dislocated workers, veterans and county residents 18 years and older who want to launch their own Internet or service-based business to enroll in an entrepreneur training program. The board will fund training for 60 participants and the deadline to enroll is May 18, 2012.

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New Voices.com iPad and iPhone App Allows Marketers and Professional Voice Talent to Connect Anytime, Anywhere

TORONTO, Ontario /eNewsChannels/ — Voices.com, the online marketplace that connects businesses with professional voice-over talent, unveiled the first-ever iPhone and iPad app for procuring voiceovers today. The Voices mobile app will allow clients to search the Voices database of over 75,000 voice talents, review price quotes and listen to custom auditions from their mobile devices.

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National Emergency Grant helps L.A. County Workforce Investment Board Fund No-Cost Re-Employment and Training

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Thanks to a multi-million dollar National Emergency Grant (NEG) from the U.S. Department of Labor, the Los Angeles County Workforce Investment Board was awarded funds as part of the California Multi-Sector Workforce Partnership. The aim of this program is to provide retraining and career transition needs to individuals who experienced layoffs.

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Bishamon Industries benefits through County Workforce Investment Board Process Improvement Program

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — When Robert Stone, vice president of Engineering and Manufacturing at Bishamon Industries Corporation, received a letter from the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board about the LEAN Manufacturing Program with California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC), it couldn’t have come at a better time.

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Teach English Abroad in South Korea with new book by author Jonathan Goodwin

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Goodwin Publishing, LLC announced today the release of its new audio and e-book, ‘Teaching English Abroad: A Financial Prayer Answered’ (ISBN: 987-1-937860-20-2), by Jonathan Goodwin.

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Morgan’s Foods Restaurant Manager Recruitment to be serviced by Ohio Restaurant Recruiters

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, announced this week, that it is now servicing Morgan’s Foods and helping the company to locate quality restaurant management personnel. Ohio Restaurant Recruiters has a focus on placing Pittsburgh restaurant general managers and assistant restaurant managers.

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Lou Razzano joins EPIC Insurance as Principal in San Ramon

SAN RAMON, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announces the addition of Lou Razzano as Principal and Business Development Executive. Razzano will be based in the company’s San Ramon, California office and report to managing principal, Brian Quinn.

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Workforce Investment Board (WIB) of San Bernardino County was recognized by the nonpartisan U.S. Government Accountability Office

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The Workforce Investment Board (WIB) of San Bernardino County was recognized by the nonpartisan U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) for innovative business-friendly programs. The WIB was asked to present to congress how it used Workforce Investment Act funds to encourage job retention and hiring.

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San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board partners with Roadtrip Nation to help County’s at-risk youth explore career options

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Continuing its support of young people facing obstacles to employment, the Workforce Investment Board of San Bernardino County partnered with the Roadtrip Nation Experience to provide an intensive curriculum to the Year-round Workforce Investment Act youth program.

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Edgewood Partners Insurance Center adds Hilton Brown as VP Claims Management

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today the addition of Hilton Brown who will oversee client claims and advocacy in the company’s Los Angeles and Irvine offices. Brown will also provide claims support for sister company PowerGuard Insurance Services, located in Irvine, Calif. Brown brings 22 years of claims management and client advocacy experience to EPIC.

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LTC Complete Worksite Solutions: New MedAmerica and LTCFP Program Fills a Growing Need for Flexible Protection of U.S. Employees

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today MedAmerica Insurance Company (MedAmerica) and LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announce a distribution agreement to make a broad suite of long-term care insurance products available at reduced underwriting and multi-life discounts to employees. The policy suite is the latest incarnation of multi-life LTC insurance, a relatively new, increasingly-popular type of employee benefit that is proliferating faster than traditional group LTC plans.

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Bersin and Associates releases research bulletin on KnowledgeAdvisors’ Metrics that Matter

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ — KnowledgeAdvisors today announced that Bersin and Associates, the leading research and advisory services firm, released a brand new research bulletin that reviews KnowledgeAdvisors world-class integrated learning measurement solution, Metrics that Matter.

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Ohio Restaurant Recruiters signs Hallrich Incorporated as a new client

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce that it recently signed Hallrich Incorporated as a new client.

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MCT Trading named a 2011 Medallion winner for the 2011 Workplace Excellence Awards

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT), a leader in hedging and risk management services, announced that it has been named a 2011 Medallion winner for the annual Workplace Excellence Awards held by the San Diego Society for Human Resource Management (SD SHRM). Each year, the SD SHRM honors local companies having exceptional HR practices that become instrumental to their success and profitability.

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Ohio professional restaurant management recruitment group to assist with management recruiting needs

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — Ohio Restaurant Recruiters, a restaurant manager recruiting firm in Ohio and Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce that DiBella’s Old Fashioned Submarines, Hyde Park Grille, and Piqua Country Club have chosen its professional restaurant management recruitment group to assist with its management recruiting needs.

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Professional Community Management of California grows 12 percent, creates 55 more jobs and 28 promotions

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced that the company’s 12 percent growth in units managed across Southern California and Southern Nevada, created 55 more jobs and promoted 28 employees, seven of whom now serve on the executive team.

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Healthcare staffing company, Global Empire LLC, acquired by Habib Noor

HARRISBURG, Pa. /eNewsChannels/ — Habib Noor has acquired Global Empire LLC, DBA Global Healthcare Group (GHG), a leading healthcare staffing company based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Effective November 1, 2011, Habib Noor has taken the role of President and Owner to uphold GHG’s commitment to providing unrivaled healthcare services to commercial and government clients nationwide

TOPICS: Business, Employment, Medical, Mergers and Acquisitions, Newsdesk, State: Pennsylvania
 
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Metrics that Matter Autumn 2011: Measurement Takes On New Meaning

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ — KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced it has released the Autumn 2011 version of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter(R).

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10th Annual Symposium: Engaging Executives with World-Class Reporting announced by KnowledgeAdvisors

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ — KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced the 10th Annual Symposium with the theme ‘Engaging Executives with World-Class Reporting.’ The Symposium will be the premier event in 2012 bringing together organizations striving to develop world-class workforces through effective measurement and industry leaders in learning and talent measurement.

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Bob Paglia joins 360 Mortgage Group, expanding So. California service area

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — 360 Mortgage Group, a privately owned wholesale mortgage bank, welcomes Bob Paglia as a newly hired account executive. Based out of Lancaster, Calif., just north of Los Angeles, Paglia’s territory includes the Southern California region.

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Scott Gunnison joins Edgewood Partners Insurance Center as Principal, Strategic Development

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, has added Scott Gunnison as Principal, Strategic Development. Gunnison brings more than 30 years of diversified insurance underwriting, retail and wholesale brokerage, specialty program development, and operations experience to EPIC. He will be based in Chicago and report directly to EPIC president and co-founder, John Hahn.

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Regional Business to Benefit Hospitality Industry launched by Ohio Restaurant Recruiters

CLEVELAND, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — Ohio Restaurant Recruiters – a restaurant manager recruiting firm – announced its launch this week in Ohio and Pennsylvania. While there are many other recruiting firms out there, none quite match up to the features and benefits that Ohio Restaurant Recruiters can provide.

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Microdyne Plastics Regains Strength with Efficiency Overhaul – help from San Bernardino County Business Consulting Program

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board’s partnership with California Manufacturing Technology Consulting(R) (CMTC) helped a local manufacturer, Microdyne Plastics, create a more competitive pricing structure and identify cost savings to maintain profitability.

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EPIC, California’s fastest growing brokerage continues to promote the benefits of a strong work/life balance

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, is being recognized by the North Bay Business Journal with a 2011 Healthiest Companies award.

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