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Companies to Watch: Wells Fargo

Companies to Watch: Wells Fargo

Industry: Finance and Banking Headquarters: San Francisco, Calif. CEO: John Stumpf Wells Fargo has been in the banking business for over 150 years. Originally founded by Henry Wells and William Fargo in 1852, their stagecoach logo pays homage to the Gold Rush era during which they began their operations. Read More »

Companies to Watch: AOL

Companies to Watch: AOL

Industry: Content Creation/Internet Service Provider Headquarters: New York, N.Y. CEO: Tim Armstrong The company formerly known as America Online, Inc. was originally founded in 1983, as Control Video Corp. Best known as an Internet service provider to a community of members, which at one point totaled... Read More »

Companies to Watch: Kaiser Permanente

Companies to Watch: Kaiser Permanente

Industry: Health Care/Insurance Headquarters: Oakland, Calif. CEO: George Halvorson Kaiser Permanente is comprised of a group of companies including a non-profit umbrella company, various regional health plans, several hospitals, and a host of independent medical groups. These independently-owned and... Read More »

Companies to Watch: Home Depot

Companies to Watch: Home Depot

Industry: Home Improvement/Consumer Electronics Headquarters: Cobb County, Ga. CEO: Frank Blake Founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus, Arthur Blank, Ron Brill and Pat Farrah, Home Depot successfully established itself with its chain of retail hardware superstores. Known for their high ceilings and... Read More »

Employing America: AOL Jobs Week 2011

Employing America: AOL Jobs Week 2011

AOL Jobs Week is here! All week, AOL Jobs will be sharing our best content aimed at giving job seekers the tools and encouragement they need to find a job in this tough economy. We are sharing advice from expert commentators including White House Chief Economist Austan Goolsbee, who talks about the state of... Read More »

Companies to Watch: Walmart

Companies to Watch: Walmart

Industry: Discount Retail/Grocery Headquarters: Bentonville, Ark. CEO: Mike Duke With over 2 million employees worldwide, Walmart Inc. is the largest private employer in the United States. The company has steadily grown since founder Sam Walton opened the first Walmart-branded store in 1962. Read More »

Companies to Watch: UPS

Companies to Watch: UPS

Industry: Shipping / Courier Headquarters: Seattle, Wash. CEO: Scott Davis UPS, affectionately known as Big Brown by some, delivers an estimated 15 million packages worldwide, each day. These packages are shipped to over 220 countries and territories. At present, UPS employs a staff of more than 400,000. Read More »

Companies to Watch: Best Buy

Companies to Watch: Best Buy

Industry: Electronics/Home Appliance Headquarters: Richfield, Minn. CEO: Brian Dunn Best Buy is the largest electronics retailer in the United States. The company currently employs somewhere around 180,000 worldwide. In addition to the United States, the company has a significant presence in Canada... Read More »

Companies to Watch in 2011

Companies to Watch in 2011

Looking for a job but not sure where to start? To help narrow down your search, we found some of the biggest companies hiring this year. But before you apply, check out our company-specific interview examples, revealing insider accounts of what it's like to work there and tips on how to land the job. Read More »

Companies to Watch: Marriott

Companies to Watch: Marriott

Industry: Hotel/Hospitality Headquarters: Bethesda, Md. CEO: J.W. Marriott, Jr. Founded in 1927 by the current CEO's father, J. Willard Marriott, the company owns and maintains one of the largest hotel operations in the world. Marriott employs more than 130,000 people and operates in over 70 countries... Read More »

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