Archive for November, 2011

Jacksonville jobs on the rise

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

A new survey brings hope to those seeking Jacksonville jobs.

Hiring is expected to remain surefire and steady.

A national survey conducted by Dice Holdings, Inc., a provider of specialized career websites for professional communities, found that nearly half (47%) of hiring managers and recruiters say they plan additional hiring during the first half of 2012, as compared to the second half of 2011.

This result is close to the mid-2011 forecast when 51 percent of hiring managers and recruiters noted they were stepping up hiring in the next six months. In fact, hiring managers and recruiters have been split on the pace of hiring for more than a year

Famous meat store recruiting for Jacksonville customer service jobs

Friday, November 18th, 2011

HoneyBaked Ham, famous for its sweet baked hams, said this week it is hiring for its customer service jobs in Jacksonville, among other locales.

The company will ramp up hiring to recruit 6,300 people nationwide. HoneyBaked

Acquisition results extend to those holding Jacksonville computer jobs

Sunday, November 13th, 2011

Web.com has announced employment awards in connection with those holding Jacksonville computer jobs after a recent acquisition.

Web.com Group, a provider of internet services and online marketing for small businesses, announced that its Board of Directors has granted equity awards to non-executive employees in connection with the previously-announced acquisition of Network Solutions LLC.

Web.com Group, Inc. granted inducement awards to 403 newly hired employees under the Web.com Group, Inc. 2011 Inducement Award Plan. The 2011 Inducement Award Plan was adopted, and the grants were made, in connection with the acquisition of Network Solutions and the hiring of Network Solutions employees by Web.com. Since the plan was adopted without stockholder approval, NASDAQ Marketplace Rules require that Web.com publicly announce awards made under the plan.

The inducement awards consist of 403 option awards covering an aggregate of 855,550 shares of Web.com’s common stock.

The options were granted effective November 4, 2011, have a ten year term and an exercise price equal to $10.95 per share, which was the closing price of Web.com’s common stock on the Nasdaq Global Select Market as such price was reported by NASDAQ on the date of grant.

Options to purchase an aggregate of 855,550 shares of Web.com’s common stock vest over the course of four years, with 50% vesting on the second-year anniversary of the grant date and 1/48 of the shares vesting monthly thereafter so that all of the shares subject to the stock options shall be vested on the fourth anniversary of the grant date, subject to the new employee’s continued service relationship with Web.com on such date.