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04/10/17

Tacoman tapped to lead Children's Therapy Center

Children's Therapy Center, the state’s largest nonprofit pediatric therapy program, has announced Barry Gourley as its new CEO.

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04/10/17

One South Sound school among state's 'Best Value Colleges'

University of Washington-Tacoma has improved on its 2016 showing on SmartAsset’s Best Value Colleges list, moving up from ninth in the state last year to third.

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04/10/17

Financial Services manager is ‘the glue’

The financial management tools she created in her previous position are still being used, and now this finalist for Financial Executive of the Year is bringing innovation to her current position...

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04/07/17

Commercial building a bright spot

Construction remains one of the stronger industry sectors, according to the monthly national employment report that was issued this morning.

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04/07/17

UPS is tops in jobs for grads

Finding a job after college is a matter of great concern to most graduates – and their parents – and a new study of outcomes from most American universities lands one South Sound institution...

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04/07/17

Next recession forecast for late 2018-19

As much of the U.S. economy is fully recovered (statistically) from the Great Recession – western Washington is leading the way – a regional forecaster sees the next much more minor slow-down...

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04/07/17

Controller enjoys ‘insurmountable’ problems

From his start with small businesses that led to a degree in accounting and CPA credentials, through a big role in guiding a non-profit growth project and now, as controller for a growing business,...

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04/07/17

Fake L&I claims bring jail

Five years after an on-the-job injury claim from a construction accident, an Auburn man received a jail sentence this week, and was ordered to repay worker's compensation payments he collected.

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High school apprenticeships open

04/06/17

High school apprenticeships open

Employers in advanced manufacturing and machine shop fields are working with apprenticeship programs to find new and future hires, while they are still in high school.

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04/06/17

More jobs coming: Why all in Seattle?

Pierce County added 9,400 new jobs in 2016, but local proponents wonder why it wasn't more, when 63,000 new hires came to the overall Puget Sound region. One of every 6 jobs lands in downtown...

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