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Booz Allen Volunteers to Repair Low-Income Properties in DC

Booz Allen Hamilton is sponsoring 400 volunteers who will perform home and community center repairs for low-income residents in Washington, the company announced Sunday. The McLean, Va.-based consulting and contracting firm said volunteers will report to a four-block area Saturday in the city’s Ward 7 Lincoln Heights Neighborhood. The team …

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Microsoft, DC Form Tech Education Alliance

Microsoft has formed an alliance with the D.C. local government to provide technology access and computer-skills training in the District, Microsoft announced Wednesday. Microsoft will assist the D.C. Department of Employment Services in providing residents with basic technology training to develop skills required for most entry-level jobs. The D.C.-Microsoft alliance will …

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DC Dwellers Dejected

Are you miserable? Forbes Magazine thinks you might be, ranking Washington, D.C., in the top 20 Most Miserable Cities. Forbes ranked cities according to 10 factors. Unemployment, crime and taxes are only part of why you scowl. The misery scale also accounts for weather, commute times and how local sports …

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DC Ranks as Hottest Job Market

If metro traffic congestion is any indicator, Monster.com’s list of hot job markets is right on target. Washington, D.C., ranked No. 1 on the hottest market for job seekers list, confirming what we already suspect: There are jobs to jockey for in the area. The rankings are based on job …

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