Job market looks good for college grads in ’08 – Boston Business Journal
Entry-level employers are increasing their hiring by 11.8 percent this year, according to analysis released this week by CollegeGrad.com …
… At the top of the list is Enterprise Rent-A-Car, which plans to hire 8500 new grads. Hopkinton, Mass.-based EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) said it plans 1200 entry-level hires this year. The list also includes home improvement retailer Lowe’s Cos. Inc. (NYSE: LOW), insurer Liberty Mutual Group, and food service operator Sodexho Inc.
And, no doubt of interest to many of today’s graduates, Starbucks.
(* By the way, later today, the January jobs report is out, I believe … we’ll see where that puts us …)