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SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 18: Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The much-anticipated device is available for pre-order today and is available exclusively with AT&T service.

Amazon Adding 700 Full-Time Jobs At Tracy Facility

Amazon has announced they’ll be adding over 700 full-time jobs at its fulfillment facility in Tracy.

06/12/2015

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San Francisco Retailers Struggle To Fill Minimum Wage Positions In Face Of Flexible Tech Jobs

San Francisco has a unique problem with filling jobs – stores are hiring, but people aren’t applying, and some are blaming tech.

05/17/2015

A San Francisco police officer with a body camera that might be used by the department. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Body Cameras For All San Francisco Police Officers Proposed; 250 More Officers To Be Hired

The budget proposal from San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee would also allow the city to 250 new police officers over the next two years.

04/30/2015

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Network While You Browse During Online Job Searches

Websites with job information like Monster and Craigslist have been around for more than a decade, but if you want to increase your chances of getting hired, you’re going to want to make connections and network.

12/16/2014

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College Degree Still Worth The Investment In California

As we continue to dig out from the great recession, studies reveal a much brighter job market for those with a college degree.

12/15/2014

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Should You Be Looking For A Non-Profit Career? They Are Hiring

Recent surveys suggest that non-profits are hiring, but unlike other sectors, these organizations don’t always look to LinkedIn for talent.

12/12/2014

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Silicon Valley’s Latest New Hire Perk: The ‘Pre-Cation’

Tech executives have come up with yet another creative way to lure in the best talent from Silicon Valley: the pre-cation.

10/01/2014

Naturalization Ceremony Held In Chicago's Daley Plaza (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Silicon Valley Tech Firms Feel Bound By U.S. Immigration Policy When It Comes To Hiring

With more than half a million legal permanent residents calling the Bay Area home, high-tech companies in Silicon Valley are leading the charge on helping their green-card holding employees achieve citizenship.

09/17/2014

The jobless rate dipped below 8 percent -- the lowest it's been in six years. (Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Bay Area Unemployment Slightly Higher As California Jobless Rate Hits 6-Year Low

The state Employment Development Department said Friday that California gained 24,200 jobs during the month. It’s the lowest rate in six years. The last time the unemployment rate fell below 7.4 percent was in July 2008.

07/18/2014

Two Tesla Model S cars are displayed at a Tesla showroom on November 5, 2013 in Palo Alto, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

As Workforce Expands At Tesla Motors, Company Is Hiring More Veterans

The Palo Alto company has more than 6,000 employees and 5 percent are currently American military veterans.

07/04/2014

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