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Small business hiring lags behind larger companies, ADP says

Maryland Business Express, a website set up by the state of Maryland, is an effort to offer prospective small business owners one-stop shopping for forms, licenses and useful information. (Deposit)

New reports from payroll company ADP show that small businesses are lagging behind larger companies in hiring, a trend that’s not expected to change anytime soon. ADP’s monthly report on small business employment released last week showed companies with up ...

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Legal market remains hot for three-to-five-year associates, experts say

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Associates with three to five years of experience continue to be in high demand and, despite usually falling into the often-maligned millennial generation, they aren’t behaving differently than their predecessors. The market is looking for attorneys with this experience level right ...

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Employers respond to tight labor market with incentives

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Times are tough, but not necessarily if you’ve got a job or are looking for one. The U.S. economy added 201,000 jobs in August, an increase from July’s revised figure of 147,000. Unemployment hit an 18-year low in May and ...

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Companies look at new ways to help employees save

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Like fax machines, telephone booths, cassette tapes and typewriters, company-provided employee pension programs have all but been eliminated. Companies are encouraging employees to look at retirement saving programs in different ways. “Employer-sponsored retirement plans are the main conduit for employees ...

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Baltimore’s newest law firm touts depth in practice areas, geographic reach

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With the demand for legal services remaining stagnant and clients wanting to consolidate the number of firms who handle their work, larger firms offer experienced attorneys something that is too good to pass up: depth across practice areas and a ...

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Baltimore-based firm named second-best in country for black lawyers

Michael Brown, principal at Miles and Stockbridge. (Submitted photo)

Concerted efforts to hire and retain minority attorneys earned Baltimore-based Miles & Stockbridge PC the No. 2 on Law360’s list of the best firms for black attorneys in the nation. “It affirms we’re on the right track,” John B. Frisch, ...

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Wawa looks to add 5,000 workers in spring hiring spree

Wawa is looking to hire over 5,000 workers during the next three months as the convenience store chain expands its reach across six states. The company says in a release it is hiring customer-service level positions in its more than ...

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