manufacturing

Business
2:15 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Reynolds American to Add 200 Jobs for E-Cig Expansion

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (left) listens as Reynolds American Inc. CEO Susan Cameron discusses a plan to add manufacturing jobs and capacity at the company's Tobaccoville plant.
Credit WFDD photo by Celia Spell.

Reynolds American Inc. today announced plans to create 200 jobs as part of its campaign to take its line of electronic cigarettes nationwide.

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Employment
5:00 am
Fri July 5, 2013

"Returnships" Are a New Twist on Internships

Older workers are finding success landing manufacturing jobs through internships.
Credit WBEZ via flickr Creative Commons

  Completing an internship is a time-honored way for college students to gain both work experience and course credit.  But the Business Journal is reporting this week on the growth of so-called "returnships" in the manufacturing sector.  Contributing writer Justin Catanoso discusses these new kinds of internships in WFDD's weekly business report.  He's also director of Wake Forest University's Journalism program. 

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