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DC IT Jobs Increase While Industry Decreases

Posted on December 8, 2008

Amidst an economy that is shedding several technology jobs, DC IT jobs are continuing to grow. Companies throughout the industry, from large publicly traded companies to smaller startup companies, have eliminated thousands of workers because of the current economic downturn. And the worst isn’t over yet, according to an article by The Wall Street Journal. […]


VA Environmental Jobs Help Economy Grow

Posted on December 3, 2008

VA environmental jobs are crucial to the state’s economy. According to a study by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, which was presented at the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation‘s annual convention at The Homestead, Virginia’s agriculture and forestry industries have a $79 billion impact on the state’s economy. The two industries alone create about […]


Pennsylvania Careers Created by Oil and Gas Industry

Posted on November 18, 2008

The nation’s oil and gas industry is creating many Pennsylvania careers. According to a recent study, The Economic Impact of the Oil and Gas Industry in Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania’s oil and gas industry is a great direct and indirect contributor to the economy, generating more than $7.1 billion in economic output each year. The study was […]


DC Healthcare Jobs Increase as United Improves

Posted on November 13, 2008

The previous sale of a then-doomed hospital has since created many new DC healthcare jobs. About a year ago, Greater Southeast Community Hospital was sold to Specialty Hospital of Washington, and since that time the facility has made continued progress. By the end of this year, the hospital will have doubled its employees and created […]


Green Focus Creates Maryland Construction Jobs

Posted on November 7, 2008

People in Maryland are focusing on green energy, something that could create many new Maryland construction jobs. The largest solar manufacturing assembly plant, owned by BP Solar, is located in Frederick, Maryland. The plant provides plenty of skilled jobs for workers, and the further development of alternative energy could provide millions more jobs while at […]


Virginia Jobs Could Go Nuclear

Posted on October 29, 2008

The construction of a nuclear power plant will create new Virginia jobs. The French nuclear-support firm Areva and Northrop Grumman Newport News are teaming up to build a plant that makes components for holding nuclear plants’ dangerous and useful fuel. Creation of the plant is expected to create 540 jobs in Virginia. Gov. Tim Kaine […]


Pennsylvania Construction Jobs Go Green

Posted on October 21, 2008

The approval of many new clean energy projects should create several Pennsylvania construction jobs. The State of Pennsylvania recently announced it would invest $12 million in alternative clean energy projects that will create about 1,200 full-time and part-time jobs. The projects, approved by the Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority, are expected to garner $118 million in […]


Washington D.C. Government Jobs Could Grow During Recession

Posted on October 15, 2008

While the current possibility of an economic recession has many Americans losing sleep, a new study finds that a recession could actually result in more Washington D.C. government jobs. Many Americans, whether tied to Wall Street or not, are worried about their futures as 401K plans are unstable, foreclosures are abundant and both big cities […]


Many Still Seeking Maryland Jobs

Posted on October 9, 2008

Many people are still looking for Maryland jobs. In August, Maryland had an unemployment rate of 4.5 percent, up from 4.3 percent in July. Currently, more than 135,000 Maryland residents are looking for jobs they can’t find, 30 percent more than this time last year. This news comes despite the fact that Maryland employers are […]


Medical Jobs in Virginia Increasing

Posted on October 7, 2008

Medical jobs in Virginia are continuing to grow. As of August 2008, Virginia‘s education and health services industry employed 431,200 workers, an increase of 2.5 percent from last year, according to the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics. This industry has seen an over-the-year increase every month this year, by 2.4 percent […]


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