A hiring sign is posted i front of a Target store on February 05, 2021 in San Rafael, California.
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Target said Wednesday it will offer new perks to woo workers: a debt-free way to get a college degree and payments toward graduate programs.
Starting this fall, the big-box retailer said it will cover the cost of tuition, fees and textbooks for part- and full-time workers who pursue a qualifying undergraduate degree at more than 40 institutions. It will also fund advanced degrees, paying up to $10,000 each year for master’s programs at those schools.
The national retailer is the latest company to dangle perks to attract job candidates in a competitive labor market….