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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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Report: Retail Hiring Hits Highest Levels Since 2008

Retail hiring in September was the highest its been in three years, and up 16-percent over last year, according to a new report.


Kronos: Retail Sector Job Growth Lagging

Kronos of Chelmsford says job growth in the retail sector continues to lag


Retail hiring dips; still stronger than last year

WBZ’s Rod Fritz has details of the latest report from Kronos of Chelmsford.