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  • Restaurateurs band together to employ workers affected by Ellicott City floods

    Restaurateurs band together to employ workers affected by Ellicott City floods

    Bartender Ashley Jennings, 29, was working at the Phoenix Emporium on Ellicott City’s historic Main Street on Saturday night when the flood waters came rushing in. “It was wild. The entire thing happened in about 20 minutes,” said the Pigtown resident. “The water went from puddles splashing over...

  • Ban the Box increases racial discrimination, study says

    Ban the Box increases racial discrimination, study says

    Advocates say Ban-the-Box laws, which limit employers from asking job applicants about their criminal histories, reduce unemployment rates among people with convictions. But according to a recent study, they also increase racial discrimination. Amanda Agan of Princeton University and Sonja Starr...

  • Maryland adds 9,800 jobs in June; unemployment rate falls to 4.3 percent

    Maryland adds 9,800 jobs in June; unemployment rate falls to 4.3 percent

    Maryland's labor market surged ahead in June, with employers adding nearly 10,000 jobs and the unemployment rate continuing to fall. The state added 9,800 jobs last month, the Labor Department reported Friday. The gain meant the state's job growth topped 2 percent on a year-over-year basis, outpacing...

  • Deadline extended for Top Workplaces nominations

    Deadline extended for Top Workplaces nominations

    Love where you work but didn't around to nominating it for Top Workplaces? It's not too late. The Baltimore Sun Media Group extended the deadline for nominations for its sixth annual list of the region's top workplaces until Aug. 12. For the past five years, The Sun's Top Workplaces has showcased...

  • VA lender NewDay USA expands in Fulton and plans to hire 135

    VA lender NewDay USA expands in Fulton and plans to hire 135

    NewDay USA, a Fulton-based mortgage lender that serves veterans and their families, is expanding its Howard County headquarters and expects to hire about 135 loan originators, credit analysts and office staff by the end of the year. NewDay, a division of private investment firm Chrysalis Holdings...

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  • Baltimore People on the Move: August 2016

    Baltimore People on the Move: August 2016

    Readers submit photos and information on employees who have recently been promoted, hired or honored at area businesses. Select photos will be published in the Maryland Business section of Tuesday editions of The Baltimore Sun. This feature accepts photos only. (Caption size is limited.)

  • Accenture Federal Services will double workforce as it opens innovation center in Woodlawn

    Accenture Federal Services will double workforce as it opens innovation center in Woodlawn

    Accenture Federal Services, a Virginia subsidiary of the global professional services firm Accenture, opened a technology-focused innovation center Monday in Woodlawn that will more than double its workforce to 300 people in the coming years. The Innovation Center for Technology will focus on information...

  • Do smartphones hurt productivity?

    Do smartphones hurt productivity?

    Your smartphone might seem as essential at work as anywhere else. Your employer might disagree. While most workers own mobile phones and keep them within sight, some employers see them as productivity killers and a few are banning or otherwise regulating them, experts say. Three-quarters of employers...

  • Baltimore People on the Move: July 2016

    Baltimore People on the Move: July 2016

    Readers submit photos and information on employees who have recently been promoted, hired or honored at area businesses. Select photos will be published in the Maryland Business section of Tuesday editions of The Baltimore Sun. This feature accepts photos only. (Caption size is limited.)

  • Taylor Farms to add 150 jobs in Howard County

    Taylor Farms to add 150 jobs in Howard County

    Howard County-based Taylor Farms will add 150 jobs to expand its produce packaging and distribution operations. The company, which grows and packages salad mixes and healthy snacks, has had manufacturing operations in Annapolis Junction since 2004 and employs nearly 500 workers in the state. "It's...

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