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Chips Manufacturing: Building Careers and Success in DuPage County

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When Ron Schlager knocked on the door of Chips Manufacturing in West Chicago on a hot day in August, little did he know what a good day it would turn out to be. Schlager is the Employer Outreach Supervisor for the DuPage County Workforce Development Division (WDD), and on that particular day he’d dropped off information about the various free business services offered by the WDD.

The next day, his phone rang. It was the owner of Chips Manufacturing, Jim Jett, excited about the ways the two organizations could work together. (more…)

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The View from the Recruiting Seat: HR Pros Give Their Perspective

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The economic recovery has been slow and uneven, and it often seems difficult to get a sense of what’s happening with the economy. To shed a little light on the economic situation in DuPage County, human resources professionals at several DuPage companies have kindly provided their outlook for hiring.

Additionally, to help those who are currently seeking employment, those same HR pros also provided some expert job search advice. (more…)

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