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[13 Dec 2010 | 5 Comments | 3,175 views]
Looking for work? Here are some local resources that might help

As anyone who has been paying attention is well aware, the economy is still a mess.
The Arkansas Department of Workforce Services reported the unemployment rate was 7.8 percent in October — up slightly over the 7.7 percent rate in September and up from 7.5 percent a year ago. Meanwhile, the national unemployment rate was 9.6 percent — down from 10.1 percent a year ago.
In short, Arkansas’ civilian workforce totals 1.34 million and 104,800 of those able-bodied employees are looking for jobs.
Beverly Smith, co-owner of Career Staffing Services (CSS) in North …

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[29 Nov 2010 | One Comment | 1,732 views]
Arkansas Author: Carrie Perrien Smith

Name: Carrie Perrien Smith
Occupation: President of her own company, Soar with Eagles, which offers training, book publishing, event design, and consulting services as well as a professional speaker bureau.
Title of Book: Currency: Striking Networking Gold in a Relationship
Economy
Publisher: Soar with Eagles
Target audience:
Professionals who want more clients, bigger paydays and sweeter success
Tell us about your book, what’s it about?

We live in a relationship economy. Who you know is every bit as important as what you know. In Currency…, Carrie Perrien Smith shares the secret to garnering the respect you …