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These aren't Steve Jobs's last words, but they still managed to inspire a billionaire - BGR

Employment News - 2 hours 5 min ago

These aren't Steve Jobs's last words, but they still managed to inspire a billionaire
BGR
Remember back when email chains were a thing? Instead of sharing anything and everything you find online using Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites, people would pass along anecdotes via email. Several of these chain emails would reach your ...

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Jobs, Trade Agreements Among Top Concerns for Indiana Workers - Voice of America

Employment News - 2 hours 23 min ago

Voice of America

Jobs, Trade Agreements Among Top Concerns for Indiana Workers
Voice of America
April 29, 2016 7:19 PM. INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA—. If you visit Sully's Bar and Grill in West Indianapolis most afternoons, its parking lot is usually a hive of activity, thanks to the large number of workers from the nearby Carrier manufacturing ...

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Denver council sets priorities: transportation, housing, jobs - The Denver Post (blog)

Employment News - 4 hours 11 min ago

The Denver Post (blog)

Denver council sets priorities: transportation, housing, jobs
The Denver Post (blog)
Denver City Council members take part in the first meeting of the term in July 2015, including, from left, Wayne New, Jolon Clark, Stacie Gilmore and Rafael Espinoza. (Jon Murray, The Denver Post). The Denver City Council this week released its work ...

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4 indicted in Craigslist employment scam - azcentral.com

Employment News - 6 hours 44 min ago

azcentral.com

4 indicted in Craigslist employment scam
azcentral.com
An Arizona grand jury indicted four people tied to an employment and credit scheme that defrauded at least a dozen college students, according to the state Attorney General's Office. Loading… Post to Facebook. 4 indicted in Craigslist employment scam ...
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State revokes tax credits after W.W. Grainger cuts, outsources jobs - WisconsinWatch.org

Employment News - 6 hours 48 min ago

State revokes tax credits after W.W. Grainger cuts, outsources jobs
WisconsinWatch.org
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. is getting $50,000 back after the Illinois-based company did not create jobs and sent some of them to Panama. By Cara Lombardo | 5 hours ago. In this 2010 file photo, the exterior of the W.W. Grainger building ...

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With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data - Reuters

Employment News - 7 hours 52 min ago

Reuters

With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data
Reuters
NEW YORK Coming off a barrage of flimsy company earnings reports that included Apple's first revenue drop in 13 years, investors will turn to April jobs data for signs of budding resilience or further weakening in the second quarter. U.S. nonfarm ...

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Employment tips include chance at a job through high school program - TBO.com

Employment News - 8 hours 17 min ago

TBO.com

Employment tips include chance at a job through high school program
TBO.com
TAMPA — Clad in a bright yellow suit and pastel polka dot tie, Javarus Mond came to Hillsborough Community College on Friday morning to design his future. The 17-year-old Middleton High School junior was among 110 rising high school seniors from ...

Friends that change jobs together make more money - MarketWatch

Employment News - 8 hours 29 min ago

MarketWatch

Friends that change jobs together make more money
MarketWatch
Stripe, a payment-processing startup, said this week that it would open hiring to existing teams of two to five people. From Stripe's perspective, bringing in an existing team means the company will gain collaborative employees, but it is also a boon ...

Chevron to Cut More Jobs as It Reports Wider-Than-Expected Loss - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - 9 hours 50 min ago

Wall Street Journal

Chevron to Cut More Jobs as It Reports Wider-Than-Expected Loss
Wall Street Journal
Chevron Corp. on Friday said it would cut another 1,000 jobs as it reported a wider-than-expected loss as oil prices continued to languish during the first quarter. The newly announced layoffs, which will happen later this year, will bring Chevron's ...

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San Diego Region Construction Jobs Increase 6 Percent - NBC 7 San Diego

Employment News - 12 hours 17 min ago

San Diego Region Construction Jobs Increase 6 Percent
NBC 7 San Diego
The San Diego region gained 4,000 construction jobs from March 2015 to March 2016, according to an analysis of federal employment data by the Associated General Contractors of America. The group said construction employment increased 6 percent over ...

Minimum Wage Laws Are Barriers to Employment - CNSNews.com

Employment News - 12 hours 37 min ago

CNSNews.com

Minimum Wage Laws Are Barriers to Employment
CNSNews.com
Minimum wage laws are much in the news these days. New York, California and various U.S. cities have recently enacted legislation to raise minimum wage requirements to $15 an hour. In this context it is especially worthwhile to revisit the purpose and ...

US jobs may offer solace after stalled growth - Reuters

Employment News - 12 hours 53 min ago

Reuters

US jobs may offer solace after stalled growth
Reuters
BRUSSELS After almost stalling in the first quarter, the U.S. economy will show whether it has got back into gear in the coming week with the monthly report on the labor market that has so far shrugged off global concerns and the strong dollar. Gross ...

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The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think - Sydney Morning Herald

Employment News - 13 hours 2 min ago

Sydney Morning Herald

The future employment prospects for younger workers is much better than we think
Sydney Morning Herald
A lot of people are convinced it's just going to get worse and worse for workers in coming years. A lot of oldies think that and, unfortunately, too many youngsters believe them. Many older people worry that, with the decline of manufacturing in ...

California Dreamin': Why Florida wants to take jobs from the Golden State - CNBC

Employment News - 13 hours 15 min ago

CNBC

California Dreamin': Why Florida wants to take jobs from the Golden State
CNBC
California's job recovery is well underway and other states are looking to get in on the action. Florida Gov. Rick Scott has scheduled a business-recruitment trip to California next week and he's ratcheted up the effort by taking out radio ads blasting ...

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FACT SHEET: During National Reentry Week, Reducing Barriers to Reentry and Employment for Formerly Incarcerated ... - Whitehouse.gov (press release)

Employment News - 13 hours 29 min ago

FACT SHEET: During National Reentry Week, Reducing Barriers to Reentry and Employment for Formerly Incarcerated ...
Whitehouse.gov (press release)
An estimated 70 million or more Americans have some kind of criminal record. Each year, more than 600,000 individuals are released from Federal and State prisons, and millions more are released each year from local jails. Promoting the rehabilitation ...

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Who said it: Steve Jobs or Anna Wintour? - Quartz

Employment News - 14 hours 16 min ago

Quartz

Who said it: Steve Jobs or Anna Wintour?
Quartz
Being a visionary leader requires creativity, drive, and a relentless adherence to one's instincts. Vogue's longstanding editor-in-chief Anna Wintour displays this regularly, and Apple's late founder and CEO Steve Jobs had it in spades. Each kept aloof ...

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US Employment Costs up Modest 0.6 Percent in First Quarter - ABC News

Employment News - 14 hours 44 min ago

US Employment Costs up Modest 0.6 Percent in First Quarter
ABC News
Employment costs paid to U.S. civilian workers rose at a slightly faster pace in the first three months of the year compared to the previous quarter, as wages and salaries gained steam. The Labor Department says overall compensation was up 0.6 percent ...

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Employment Costs Improve at Modest Rate in First Quarter - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - 14 hours 46 min ago

Wall Street Journal

Employment Costs Improve at Modest Rate in First Quarter
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—Employers' personnel costs rose modestly during the first quarter, but broader trends show Americans aren't seeing larger raises. The employment-cost index, a broad measure of workers' wages and benefits, grew a seasonally adjusted ...

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The 10 Worst Entry-Level Jobs for New College Graduates in 2016 - TheStreet.com

Employment News - 15 hours 25 min ago

TheStreet.com

The 10 Worst Entry-Level Jobs for New College Graduates in 2016
TheStreet.com
What could be more stressful for a recent college graduate than landing a full-time job? It turns out there are some industries that do not lend themselves well to new grads, including the now-tenuous oil industry, as well as manufacturing-related jobs.

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Hudson's Bay bringing 207 jobs to Highridge - Standard Speaker

Employment News - 16 hours 50 min ago

Hudson's Bay bringing 207 jobs to Highridge
Standard Speaker
David McKeown/Staff Photographer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC), parent of Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor and Saks Off 5th, will establish a new facility at Highridge Business Park in Foster Township, Schuylkill County. A Canadian department store chain ...

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