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List of best industries for job growth revealed

List of best industries for job growth revealed

The career site has released its list of the hottest industries for job growth for the next five years.

The United States is expected to create about 8 million new jobs through 2019 and not just in health care and technology sectors.

“While it’s not surprising that technology and health care made the list, the accumulation of new jobs will take place within a diverse mix of industries requiring a broad range of skills and experience,” said Matt Ferguson, CEO of CareerBuilder and co-author of The Talent Equation... Read More

Kaiser Permanente awards nearly $140,000 to nonprofit organizations serving the Elk Grove area

Kaiser Permanente awards nearly $140,000 to nonprofit organizations serving the Elk Grove area

Kaiser Permanente has awarded 56 grants totaling nearly $1.5 million to 54 local not-for-profit organizations, schools and government entities serving the greater Sacramento community. That includes $140,000 in funds to organizations serving the Elk Grove area.

The Community Benefit grants – which range in individual amounts from $5,000 to $97,304 – are part of a longstanding practice for Kaiser Permanente, the region’s leading integrated health-care provider, which works to improve the health of the communities it serves in Sacramento, Yolo, Placer and El Dorado counties. Overall, the grants seek to improve access to medical care, support mental health services, reduce violence, develop the workforce and promote healthy eating and active living.

The largest allocation of funding will help the uninsured and underinsured access health care programs and services at various community clinics and organizations.

If You're Not Making Money, It's a Hobby!

If You're Not Making Money, It's a Hobby!

In this seminar you’ll learn the basic skills to organize and interpret financial information – and stay in control of your finances. It is designed to help you create a financial spending plan (budget), and a pricing structure that opens the door to profit in your business. You will also learn how to prepare for your future.
Included in this seminar are:
•How to price your products or services
•Fun with a financial spending plan (or budget)

District 8 Job Fair

District 8 Job Fair
District 8 Job Fair
05-26-2015 - 05-28-2015
City of Sacramento
http://portal.cityofsacramento.org/Mayor-Council/Districts/District8
Admission: Free
 
(916) 808-7008
district8@cityofsacramento.org
 
Start Time(s): Workshops Tues 9am-4pm Career fair Thurs 10am-4pm
Sacramento City Councilmember Larry Carr, in partnership with the Sacramento Employment and Training Agency, presents District 8 Job Fair
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Stockton’s tech incubator taking new applications

Stockton’s tech incubator taking new applications

STOCKTON — Stockton’s Business Technology Incubator (BTI) is accepting applications from entrepreneurs for the coming year.

The BTI is funded through a PG&E Economic Vitality Grant, run by the Downtown Stockton Alliance and housed at the cooperative workspace Huddle... Read More