The Home Depot Hiring More Than 80,000 Spring WorkersThe Home Depot is on a hiring spree. The nation's largest home improvement chain said Wednesday that it's hiring more than 80,000 seasonal workers nationwide for its busy spring season.
Governor: Economic Dev. Trip To Bring Jobs to DFW"There will be some announcements coming forth soon about new jobs, especially thousands of new jobs in the Dallas area, that hopefully will be announced in the coming months," Gov. Abbott said.
Texas Jobless Rate Up Slightly In DecemberThe Texas jobless rate for December rose slightly to reach 4.7 percent in the fourth straight month of higher unemployment. The nationwide jobless rate for December held steady at 5 percent.
Hard Times In The Texas Oil Patch As Bust Takes HoldThe drumbeat of low crude oil prices has taken hold in the oil and gas industry, from South Texas to Wall Street.
TransCanada Files Legal Challenges To Keystone Pipeline RejectionTransCanada filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday in Houston alleging President Barack Obama's decision in November to kill the pipeline exceeded his power under the U.S. Constitution.
Oil Slump Weighing On Housing Markets In Texas, North DakotaThere's a dark side to those delightfully low gas prices: Housing markets are slumping in communities that were recently flush from the U.S. shale oil fracking boom.
Job Market Improving As The Number Of Unemployment Benefit Seekers DropsThe number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week, reflecting a job market that continues to look persistently healthy.
Dallas Police Lieutenant Shares His Educational Insights"Choose a degree with a purpose. Make sure that when you have earned your degree that you are able to apply it to your chosen career," encourages Dr. Mark Stello.
Dallas Psychologist Encourages Aspiring Students To Explore All Options"If you are considering getting your doctorate, make sure you evaluate multiple programs to see what would be a great fit for you," encourages Dr. Mary Lazarus.
Learning Opportunities Promotes Career Advancement For Dallas Professional"I knew that obtaining an MBA was the best route to securing a leadership role in health care management. It provided the content, exposure and connections to a network that may not have been attainable without the degree," says Elaine Auerbach.
North Dallas Proves To Be Fertile For Relocations, New ConstructionSeveral large corporations are bringing big new complexes and plenty of jobs to the Dallas area.
Dallas Judge Rules That Higher Education Affords Greater Freedom"[My degree] continues to afford me the ability, freedom and flexibility to earn a fruitful income while also raising a family," says Judge Holly Fox.