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Old 05-09-2011, 11:40 AM
 
Location: Yellow Brick Road
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It would be very helpful to know how these job numbers compare to the number of new jobs NC averaged in years past. I believe the Charlotte Metro averaged about 17,500 new jobs a year prior to 2008.

Federal government stats (see link below) give a good basis to compare how far we have to go to affect the unemployment rate in this state.

Business Employment Dynamics Home Page

Net new jobs, NC:

2004-2005: 48,872
2005-2006: 114,164
2006-2007 46,104
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Old 05-13-2011, 05:53 AM
 
Location: The 12th State
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It would be very helpful to know how these job numbers compare to the number of new jobs NC averaged in years past. I believe the Charlotte Metro averaged about 17,500 new jobs a year prior to 2008.

Federal government stats (see link below) give a good basis to compare how far we have to go to affect the unemployment rate in this state.

Business Employment Dynamics Home Page

Net new jobs, NC:

2004-2005: 48,872
2005-2006: 114,164
2006-2007 46,104
I would love to know the total for 2010 and 2011 as well as I know what I recieve is either new companies or those that have laid off workers that make it in media but I know what it only small perentage of companies that are rehiring in this state.
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Old 05-13-2011, 05:56 AM
 
Location: The 12th State
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Mountains
Old fort near Asheville hiring 40,
Bringing thread total to 6511.
Janesville Acoustics to add 40 jobs in Old Fort
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Old 05-20-2011, 07:58 AM
 
Location: The 12th State
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This week two companies to start operations in North Carolina. The one in Lincolnton plans to hire by end of this year.
179 jobs announce for this week, bringing thread total of new jobs to 6690.
Piedmont
Illinois company to open factory employ 150 in Lincolnton

Eastern
Metal fabricator to build plant employ 29 in Pitt County
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Old 05-23-2011, 09:23 PM
 
Location: NC
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Very good news for those unemployed in the Triangle...

RTP

Lenovo to add 300 jobs in their call center.
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Old 05-25-2011, 09:47 AM
 
Location: Eastern NC
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Fiscal year ends in June also lend to less openings.

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Eastern
Clinton North Carolina is potential 34 new jobs announced this week.
Bringing thread total to 6471. This year it only May and we are already 80% of last year total.
Job announcement slows down during the summer as companies are on vacations etc.

Packaging company to add 34 jobs in Clinton
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Old 05-25-2011, 01:08 PM
 
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Here are the actual job numbers for North Carolina from the Federal Government.

North Carolina Economy at a Glance

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Old 05-25-2011, 01:18 PM
 
Location: The 12th State
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Here are the actual job numbers for North Carolina from the Federal Government.

North Carolina Economy at a Glance
this is good news. Most of jobs listed in this thread are ground breaking and jobs plan for next couple months and next few years so they wouldn't appear on statistics yet
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Old 05-25-2011, 01:35 PM
 
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this is good news. Most of jobs listed in this thread are ground breaking and jobs plan for next couple months and next few years so they wouldn't appear on statistics yet
Could be. Though job growth in NC is trending below the national rate at this point.
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Old 05-27-2011, 06:01 AM
 
Location: The 12th State
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Very good news for those unemployed in the Triangle...

RTP

Lenovo to add 300 jobs in their call center.
Thanks OpAck it added to this week of potential new jobs 550
Bringing thread total to 7240

Piedmont


Lenovo to add 300 jobs in their call center in Triangle

Durham marketing-software company plans to add 50 workers

Electronic Recyclers to employ 200 at former Alcoa plant in Badin

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