The combined content from four special sections detailing the job market in Blount County and what sectors are seeing growth.

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Jack Helmboldt knew from the age of 12 that he wanted to run a factory, but his path to becoming president emeritus of DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee wasn't quite direct.

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Manufacturing work today is not what it used to be, and Arconic Tennessee Operations is a prime example of that. Located in Alcoa, Arconic is …

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Blount County employers are having a hard time finding job candidates with soft skills. Those are an employee’s experience and skills in punct…

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Colt Davis started working part time at Clayton Homes in 2003, while he was a student at the University of Tennessee. Last year he become president of Clayton Supply. "When I reflect back on the success I’ve benefitted from, it’s really not mine, " Davis said. His journey is just one example of how mentors, leadership, training and opportunities can align.

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Were it not for volunteers, hordes of agencies like Good Neighbors, Family Promise, Habitat for Humanity, Haven House and the Blount County Bo…

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Returning to civilian life after a stint in the military — regardless of the length — is an abrupt change.

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Job seekers with a criminal record may think their past is a hindrance to getting hired, but it’s not impossible for them to find work.

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