Home Depot and Lowes Adds Thousands of Jobs

Home Depot and Lowes Adds Thousands of Jobs

Are you looking for a job?  Well Home Depot and Lowes is looking for you and you’d better go see them right now.  The new jobs may be seasonal, part time and temporary, but the 60,000 jobs Home Depot is offering right now total more than all new jobs created in the entire nation last month (36,000). Savvy and engaged employees will be able to convert those part time jobs into full time work — with benefits. […]


New Year’s Resolution: I Quit!

Employers watch out: Your workers can’t wait to quit.

According to a recent survey by job-placement firm Manpower, 84% of employees plan to look for a new position in 2011. That’s up from just 60% last year.

Most employees have sat tight through the recession, not even considering other jobs because so few firms were hiring. For the past few years, the Labor Department’s quits rate, which serves as a barometer of workers’ ability to change jobs, has hovered near an all-time low. […]