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Software Engineer Ranked Boston’s Most ‘In Demand’ Job

A career website recently ranked the top ten most in demand jobs in Boston, and found software engineer is at the top in the city.



Six Flags New England Hiring 3,000 People For Summer Season

The Six Flags New England amusement park is looking to hire 3,000 people for the upcoming season, including actors to dress as Batman, Wonder Woman, Bugs Bunny and other characters.


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Local Companies Hiring; Unemployed Workers Weigh Encouraging Jobs Numbers

While President Obama and Mitt Romney use Friday’s new unemployment numbers to boost their campaign closes, there are hundreds of thousands of unemployed people in Massachusetts for whom the headlines hit home.


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Do Companies Hire Pretty People Before Not-So-Pretty People? Should They?

Do you agree that employers should, in many cases, be allowed to hire using attractiveness as a factor?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/27/2012

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Top Lawmakers React To Probation Dept. Indictments; Deny Misconduct

Legislative leaders are denying any misconduct following the indictment of three former probation department officials accused of rigging the agency’s hiring process to favor politically-connected applicants.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/24/2012

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Report: 631 MBTA Employees Made More Than $100,000 Last Year

The MBTA has hired nearly 900 new employees in the past two years even as the transit agency struggles with deep debt that has prompted proposals for fare hikes.


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Facebook Hiring, Mark Zuckerberg Heads To Harvard

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is recruiting Harvard students to come work for him.


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Hiring Of College Graduates Up

According to a study by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, college graduate hiring is up 19 percent over last year.


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Mass. SJC Reviews Report On Hiring Practices

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court says it will start implementing some of the recommendations made by a task force appointed to review hiring of court officers.


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Massachusetts McDonalds Restaurants Part Of Hiring Blitz

McDonalds is about to have a hiring blitz and plans to hire 50,000 across the country in just one day.