Whole Foods to hire 6,000 workers nationwide

“Grocery chain Whole Foods plans to hire 6,000 people nationwide and encouraged job-seekers to come to its stores Thursday as part of a National Hiring Day initiative.  Full, part-time, seasonal and permanent positions are being offered to interested applicants at all of their U.S. locations”


Incentive-Based Workers Earn More Than Time-Based Workers

Workers in sales and related occupations who receive incentive pay earned $35.31 per hour in 2016, compared with $15.82 per hour for time-based sales and related workers; similar findings in other occupations.


Amazon New Hires Top 100,000 in One Year

Amazon employed 382,400, up from 268,900 the year before, according to its quarterly financial reports. That translates into roughly 113,500 net new hires in the past 12 months.


Graduating Medical Residents Flooded With Job Offers

Merritt Hawkins reports :

“Seventy-six percent of primary care residents received 50 or more job solicitations during their medical training while 55% received 100 or more, survey data shows.”


To Find A Job, and a Decent Quality of Life, Think Midwest

Midwestern cities like Pittsburgh, Indianapolis and Louisville headed the list of cities where job opening were plentiful, housing prices reasonable and quality of life high.


Mark Cuban Discusses Asking For Equity With Your Next Job Offer

“If you can take a job that allows you to earn equity in your company, that’s always a huge advantage,” he said. “It doesn’t have to be a tech company. It can be a company that makes bricks. If you have the opportunity to work for a company that offers you equity, that offers you a chance to participate in the upside, particularly if it’s early in its life cycle, that’s a chance to really do well.”


Generac Power Systems Inc. Plans Additional Jobs in Wisconsin

Generac Power Systems Inc. is planning on expanding and renovating facilities in Wisconsin, with the assistance of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp., and plans to add about 400 jobs.

Generac to invest $73 million in Wisconsin facilities, add 400 jobs