Professionals in Southwest Florida are looking for potential candidates to fill a variety of positions within their companies. Hodges University will assist in their efforts by hosting four information and career expos throughout October. The Legal/Criminal Justice Information and Career Expo will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 3 at Hodges’ Fort Myers campus...
Cape Coral-Fort Myers metro area employers expect to be hiring at a vigorous pace during the first quarter of 2018. This is according to a ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey. Thirty-four percent of employers plan to hire more employees January through March, compared with 37 percent in the fourth-quarter of 2017,...
The Planned Giving Council of Lee County, Inc. will present “How To Recruit & Retain High Quality Staff” at the Thursday, February 22 meeting. As we all struggle with employee turnover in the highly competitive world of development and fundraising, how can we recruit and retain the highest quality staff? Speaker Christopher...
Cape Coral ranked No. 93 out of 182 best places in the U.S. to find a job, according to a WalletHub study. The city received an overall job market ranking of 88, and a socio-economics ranking of 107. The city also received a total score of 52.39, based on its...
The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership (RTP) is inviting area professionals and students to attend TECHmatch 2017, a technology jobs event designed to match employers with students and prospective job seekers. The event will be held from 5:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct 19th, at Florida Gulf Coast University, Cohen Center Ballroom, 10501 FGCU Blvd...
According to the fifth annual Southwest Florida workforce overview study, three of the top 10 occupations (registered nurses, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists) are in the healthcare industry, which compares with two of the top 10 in the previous year’s report. Others include retail supervisors and salespersons, supervisors for food preparation...
The Lee Association for Remarkable Citizens (LARC) will host Job-A-Palooza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 25 at Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops. Students with disabilities from age 14 to 21 can meet employers while peer-mentors assist them in navigating the job-fair experience. They will explore job-skill stations from...
The Cape Coral-Fort Myers Metropolitan Statistical Area employers expect to hire at a strong pace during the second quarter of 2018, according to the ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey. Among employers surveyed, 25 percent plan to hire more employees from April through June, down just 1 percent from the same period last...
Elmquist Eye Group is looking for an experienced ophthalmic assistant or technician to join our team! Scribe experience is a plus.  Certification is a plus but not required.  We offer a respectful, caring work environment where you will always feel appreciated. Our staff describes our practice like a second family, and the doctors and managers truly...