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Maryland employers add 2,300 jobs in March

Maryland employers add 2,300 jobs in March

Private employers in Maryland led the way to modest job gains in March, and the state unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged since February, according to preliminary figures released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Horseshoe Baltimore to hold hiring event, offer free dealer courses

Horseshoe Baltimore Casino will host a hiring event at M&T Bank Stadium on Monday and Tuesday for local residents interested in becoming table games...

Five questions for equal pay advocate Deborah Eisenberg

Deborah Eisenberg started her law career as a litigator who loved the "thrill of the battle," standing up for the disadvantaged and less powerful. But when it...


Maryland lost 9,800 jobs in January, Labor Department says

Maryland's employment base shrank by nearly 10,000 jobs in January and grew at a much weaker pace last year than originally estimated, the...

Verizon Wireless to add 100-plus jobs in Maryland

Verizon Wireless said Friday that it is adding more than 100 retail and customer service jobs in Maryland, a move that comes on the heels of...

Gabe's plans to hire more than 100 for new Glen Burnie store

Gabe's, a chain of discount clothing stores, is planning to hire up to 125 positions Thursday and Friday for its new Glen Burnie location.

Maryland House gives preliminary OK to raising minimum wage

The House of Delegates gave preliminary approval Wednesday to legislation that would raise Maryland's minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10,...

Who are Maryland's billionaires?

Forbes magazine has released its annual list of international billionaires --1,645 people with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion as of...

Mississippi-based beer distributor buys Winner Distributing Co. in Baltimore County

A Mississippi-based Anheuser-Busch wholesaler has agreed to purchase Winner Distributing Co., the Anheuser-Busch distributor for Baltimore...

Harford Community College officials criticize collective bargaining bills

Harford Community College officials are voicing concerns about Maryland senate and house bills to establish a collective bargaining...

New FAA hiring policy disappoints CCBC Catonsville students

For air traffic control student Diogenes Gama, hearing the news about the new Federal Aviation Administration hiring policy that went into...



Is a virtual office really better?

Is a virtual office really better?

Companies strike balance between office-bound, all-virtual workers.

The office that reads together, succeeds together

The office that reads together, succeeds together

If it seems like everybody isn't on the same page in your workplace, maybe a book club can help.

Digital-savvy workers are in demand

Digital-savvy workers are in demand

MILWAUKEE — The explosion in digital devices has triggered a rush by companies to hire digitally trained employees to provide and deliver the content for all those smartphones and computer tablets.

Starting salaries for college graduates [Pictures]

Starting salaries for college graduates

Here's a breakdown of the median salary for certain majors. Median salaries, rather than averages, are used for comparison.

Battling the bad boss

Dealing with a bad boss

Got an abusive boss? Recruit co-workers to raise alarm on abusive supervisor, and other useful tips.

Makeovers: From sloppy student to spiffy employee

Makeovers: From sloppy student to spiffy employee

In today's bad economy, college kids need all the help they can get to nail a job or an internship. We got suggestions on going from slob to sleek.

Make resumes catch the computer's eye

Make resumes catch the computer's eye

If this is a foreign language to you — "proprietary algorithms," "advanced semantic search," "computational linguistics" and "statistical inference" — keep reading.

Achieving career-related resolutions

Career-related resolutions

If you make New Year's resolutions, you've likely seen many good intentions fall by the wayside. Setting and achieving goals is a skill that transcends content, and it's fundamental to moving forward. It also can be a challenging skill to acquire, but the steps outlined below can help.

Time to negotiate a raise?

Time to negotiate a raise?

Closed plants, shrinking payrolls and recovering corporate profits, have allowed companies to stockpile cash. If you're lucky enough to have a job, is this the time to ask for a raise?

Too-friendly boss needs leadership rehab

Too-friendly boss needs leadership rehab

A "nonconfrontational" approach may come across as a reluctance to deal with difficult issues, especially if you fail to address performance problems or allow yourself to be intimidated by strong-willed people.

People on the Move archive

Submit photos and info for employees who have recently been promoted, hired or honored at local businesses.

Unusual reasons for calling in sick

CareerBuilder compiled the most unusual excuses for calling in sick. Here are some of our favorites.


Reports raise concerns over security at federal field offices

From metal detectors to ID checks, visitors entering agency headquarters and large federal facilities in and around the nation's capital are...

NSA, Homeland Security seals are fair game for poking fun

Dan McCall sells a lot of T-shirts, coffee cups and other products that tweak the government, so his designs parodying the National Security...

Aberdeen scientists waiting to destroy Syrian chemical weapons

At the end of January, chemists and engineers left Aberdeen Proving Ground for the Mediterranean Sea to lead the historic destruction of...

In Iraq, Lauren Augustine operated unmanned aircraft on surveillance and reconnaissance missions for the Army's storied 1st Infantry...

— The commander of the Army Military District of Washington has approved the findings of the court-martial last year of WikiLeaker...