ZipRecruiter Expands to Tempe

Posted on May 25, 2016 • Category: Job Creation

By Mindy Riesenberg

More jobs are coming to Tempe! ZipRecruiter, a hiring platform for small to medium-sized businesses, is expanding its sales and customer service operations to Hayden Ferry Lakeside. The new office will assist job seekers and employers across the country to place the right people in the right positions.

Technology hubs are increasingly taking root in midsized American cities, and the trend is creating a wealth of new career opportunities for diverse markets.…

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Arizona/Mexico Trade Key to Jobs

Posted on May 18, 2016 • Category: Job Creation

By Zackary Moran-Norris

Having a strong commercial relationship between Arizona and Mexico is key to fostering job creation, new business opportunities and overall economic growth in Arizona.

Mexico is by far Arizona’s top trading partner, with exports to Mexico exceeding $9 billion and Mexico accounting for over 40 percent of the state’s exports in 2015, according to the U.S. Census bureau.

The importance of Mexico-Arizona trade was the topic of discussion at the recent Arizona Town Hall…

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AzCAN Supports Postsecondary Success

Posted on May 3, 2016 • Category: College Going

By Nick LaTona

With employers expecting more from their prospective employees, attending a university or trade school is becoming less of an option and more of a necessity.

It is estimated that by year 2020, 68 percent of all jobs in Arizona will require some education or training beyond high school, according to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. This means the future may not bode well for those entering the workforce without…

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