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Cal/OSHA urges companies to keep workers cool

Temperatures are expected to soar into the 100-degree range over the next week. And not every occupation has the benefit of an air-conditioned office. Accuweather, a private weather forecasting service,…

Unemployment rate drops in San Joaquin County

The latest data for job statistics was released by the Employment Development Department today showing a decrease in unemployment numbers in San Joaquin County. According to the report released by…

Economy continuing to fare well, economic forecast reports

The Center for Business and Policy Research at the University of the Pacific in Stockton released its California and Metro Forecast today. In it, the state economy is reportedly performing…

California kicks off Small Business Month, highlights loan program

SACRAMENTO – California Small Business Month was officially kicked off today at the Capitol, with an announcement that could jump start the state’s small businesses. “California small businesses drive every…

Opportunity Stanislaus highlights ‘Best’ companies and those that grow economy

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor TURLOCK – Office morale is up! At least at the best places to work in the Central Valley it is. Recently, Opportunity Stanislaus announced…

California unemployment rate decreases in March

In data released by the State of California Employment Development Department today, unemployment numbers for March dropped by 0.5 percent over March of 2016. Employment increased to 19,300 jobs in…

Automation and robot-proofing your career

Automation and robot-proofing your career

STOCKTON — For more than 40 years, robots have been at work in U.S. factories doing mainly routine, repetitive work. While the number of manufacturing jobs has gone down in…

Designing the future: civil engineering

Designing the future: civil engineering

MODESTO — Before there can be roads, bridges, airports or canals, somebody must design it. “Civil engineering is considered to be one of the oldest fields in engineering,” said Rod…

Manteca Unified School District to hold job fair Wednesday

MANTECA — Teachers looking for a job can find out what’s available in Manteca at a job fair Wednesday. Administrators will be interviewing and hiring on the spot for kindergarten…

Average annual pay up 2.7 percent in 2016

Average annual pay up 2.7 percent in 2016

MILL VALLEY — Annual base pay for the average American worker grew 2.7 percent in 2016, according to Glassdoor Economic Research. The average base pay was $51,750 a year by…

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