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Protests over George Floyd’s death spread nationwide
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Wing Joe Molenaar's on track with injury rehab, ready to join SCSU
March 4, 2018
One man's journey from a job at Como Zoo to learning military life in San Diego
ST. PAUL—Thomas Doyle's journey to the U.S. Marines began at St. Paul's Como Zoo. It was a hot summer day, and Doyle was working as a ride...
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
January 31, 2017
As P.J. Fleck overhauls Gophers' recruiting class, he stays true to Minnesotans
MINNEAPOLIS — Under new head coach P.J. Fleck, the Gophers football recruiting class has undergone an almost complete makeover. The exception...
January 31, 2017 - 9:14pm
September 3, 2016
N.D. isn't immune to the difficulties of recruiting and retaining hunters, anglers
Brad Olson spent the afternoon of his 39th birthday in the woods near Grand Forks with his two camo-clad sons, checking trail cameras and deer...
September 3, 2016 - 1:34pm
November 30, 2015
As employers seek workers, scheduling options open up
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.
November 30, 2015 - 11:36am
October 29, 2015
University of Jamestown hosts job fair
In an age of online applications the 48 employers that participated in the annual job fair Tuesday at University of Jamestown said the personal...
October 29, 2015 - 9:47am
June 2, 2015
Minnesota job opportunities increase
MONTEVIDEO -- Last winter Julie Redepenning offered to give a presentation on labor market conditions to teachers in the Upper Minnesota River...
June 2, 2015 - 9:35am
May 19, 2015
Young professionals group seeks more involvement in Bismarck business community
The area's young professionals would like to play a larger role in community employee retention and attraction efforts, according to TJ Jerke,...
May 19, 2015 - 11:17am
April 21, 2015
South Dakota unveils new workforce development campaign
PIERRE, S.D. - After months of research and planning, the state officially launched its workforce development campaign at the Governor's Economic Development conference held last week in Sioux Falls. "We knew we needed to get some solid research done to understand what it's going...
April 21, 2015 - 3:40pm
March 12, 2015
Low oil prices mean lots of applicants at Williston job fair
March 12, 2015 - 9:24am
February 13, 2015
Bonuses, hiring fairs among area restaurants' strategies for recruiting workers
Apply for a job, get a free sandwich. That's one strategy the Grand Forks Erbert and Gerbert's Sandwich Shop is using to attract more job applicants...
February 13, 2015 - 8:54am
February 2, 2015
Employers going to great lengths to retain workers, lure new ones
Fargo - It used to be a help wanted ad was enough for local builders to fill open jobs. But in an especially tight labor market - with statewide...
February 2, 2015 - 8:54am
November 28, 2014
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: Mining for engineers
There's never been a better time to be an engineer, Lewis Brown says. Nor, in his opinion, has there ever been a better time to be a college...
November 28, 2014 - 10:20am
October 15, 2014
Apple, Facebook will pay for female employees to freeze their eggs
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc and Facebook Inc will help pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, signaling a willingness to spend on perks...
October 15, 2014 - 8:38am
Helping people hire: Fargo woman brings hiring expertise to entrepreneurs
Fargo - For more than a decade, Rikka Brandon has been connecting employers with employees as an executive recruiter. Now, she wants to help entrepreneurs and small businesses hire better. Because, frankly, they're really bad at it, she said. "They're wonderful at what they do....
October 15, 2014 - 8:34am
October 10, 2014
Record 105 firms come looking for SDSU engineering students
Engineering students preparing to take their sheepskin and depart into the world of change orders and service requests are finding no shortage...
October 10, 2014 - 11:25am