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Employee morale big issue as Wilmington budget talks start
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 5:20pm.

video Wilmington City Council met today to start talking about the city's next budget. One of the issues that got the most attention, though, was employee morale.

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Film incentives will return in some form, NC Commerce's Sharon Decker says
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:50pm.

videoNot to worry, filmmakers and TV commercial producers. North Carolina will have something for you after the state's existing film incentives expire later this year.

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AT&T announces 130 job openings in North Carolina
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 8:04am.

AT&T is announcing 130 job openings in North Carolina in retail sales, technician and call center positions.

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UNCW job fair helps students with new techiques in search process
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:33pm.

videoThe job market is tough, especially as you come out of college to start your career. At UNCW today students got a look at possible jobs and how the way to find jobs is changing.

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Walmart hiring for new grocery store in Surf City
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 1:43pm.

Walmart is looking to hire about 100 workers at its new store in Surf City. The retail giant says it will hire up to 95 people to work at its new Walmart Neighborhood Market getting ready to open this spring.

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Career Day gives kids perspective on prospective jobs
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 4:00pm.

video Today was career day today at College Park Elementary School in Wilmington. Students learned what it's like to be an author, firefighter and even a florist.

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eShowings back in business, some employees still not paid for final week's work
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 12/24/2013 - 6:18pm.

videoA Wilmington call center is back in business after employees say they were lied to and then laid off without their final paychecks. The new CEO of Delaware-based eShowings calls it a "perfect storm" of things that go could wrong.

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Millions to BEMC for energy efficiency program
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 5:42pm.

video More jobs could be heading to our area thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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First Med employees are the last to know about shut down
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 4:27pm.

videoAt least 50 people in Wilmington and over 2,000 company-wide lost their jobs this weekend. First Med, an EMS and transport company in Wilmington and several other locations, shut down Friday afternoon without notifying any employees.

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New ID requirement coming for jobless benefits
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 3:20pm.

North Carolina's unemployed soon will have to provide photo identification when they receive weekly jobless cash benefits. People will continue to be able file for benefits by telephone or online, but they'll have to present a photo ID at their local workforce development office within four weeks of filing, likely starting Feb. 1.

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