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There's 1 Huge Downside to the Fastest Growing Jobs - TIME

Employment News - 22 min 43 sec ago

TIME

There's 1 Huge Downside to the Fastest Growing Jobs
TIME
Employment news is a mixed bag these days. First, the good news: There's work. The unemployment rate is dropping, and a growing number of surveys indicate that companies plan to hire and even pay more.

How a forecast of high-skills jobs in Minnesota was twisted out of shape - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Employment News - 30 min 34 sec ago

Minneapolis Star Tribune

How a forecast of high-skills jobs in Minnesota was twisted out of shape
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The share of jobs that require training beyond high school in Minnesota is growing only moderately. hide. A graduation ceremony at the University of Minnesota, Rochester. The share of open jobs today that require postsecondary education is actually ...

In hot jobs market, IT workers call the shots - Computerworld

Employment News - 1 hour 46 min ago

Computerworld

In hot jobs market, IT workers call the shots
Computerworld
Like many of his colleagues, MIS director Bill Jones is in the market for IT talent. Jones, who runs the IT department for the city of Port St. Lucie, Fla., needs two developers to fill new positions created to build and maintain a permitting app, plus ...

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The Shakespeare Effect: Good Storytelling for Great Jobs - Triple Pundit (blog)

Employment News - 2 hours 47 min ago

Triple Pundit (blog)

The Shakespeare Effect: Good Storytelling for Great Jobs
Triple Pundit (blog)
Recruiters and hiring managers are suffering from information fatigue. Can you blame them? CVs, LinkedIn profiles, internal job application forms, bios, Twitter feeds and references … It's crazy out there in the post-information age. There's just too ...

Bring jobs, opportunity to a revived Camden - Philly.com

Employment News - 4 hours 53 min ago

Philly.com

Bring jobs, opportunity to a revived Camden
Philly.com
The RCA building in 2010, once the symbol of the prosperity of Camden. New industries are prepared to help turn the city around. ED HILLE / Staff Photographer. Travel Deals. $99 & up -- British Virgin Islands Hotels up to 55% Off · See all travel deals ».

As Coal Jobs Go Up In Flames, New Energy Positions Will Emerge From Ashes - Forbes

Employment News - 6 hours 54 min ago

Forbes

As Coal Jobs Go Up In Flames, New Energy Positions Will Emerge From Ashes
Forbes
Coal-related jobs are going up in flames, but new ones will emerge from the ashes. That's the conclusion of a new economic study that examines the Obama administration's energy policy and its potential impact on the broader economy. Appalachia's coal ...

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Rockingham schools likely to cut jobs - Greensboro News & Record

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 10:20pm

Greensboro News & Record

Rockingham schools likely to cut jobs
Greensboro News & Record
EDEN — Rockingham County Schools avoided laying off employees for years, but with a $4 million deficit looming, few options are left. Tonight, the Rockingham County Board of Education plans to pass a $113.3 million proposed budget. For 49 employees ...

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Roaming Hunger website delivers catering jobs for food trucks - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 6:29pm

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Roaming Hunger website delivers catering jobs for food trucks
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Ross Resnick, founder of Roaming Hunger, a website that tracks the wherebouts of food trucks in dozens of cities, holds a barbecue brisket sandwich from the Wise Barbecue food truck (in background), one of the company's primary vendors. Roaming Hunger ...

The top 14 skills in the red hot market for marketing jobs - VentureBeat

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 4:01pm

VentureBeat

The top 14 skills in the red hot market for marketing jobs
VentureBeat
We all know that the marketing industry is changing quickly — so quickly that most organizations are having a hard time keeping up. So it's no surprise that companies everywhere are looking to hire marketers, especially those with modern skills. Last ...

Schnurman: How low oil prices are squeezing jobs in Dallas - Midland Reporter-Telegram

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 2:14pm

Midland Reporter-Telegram

Schnurman: How low oil prices are squeezing jobs in Dallas
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Active pumping rig located on Highway 385 south of Odessa, photographed Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2014. James Durbin/Reporter-Telegram. Buy this photo. Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2015 2:09 pm. Schnurman: How low oil prices are squeezing jobs in Dallas By ...

Wyoming's economy added jobs, despite drop in oil prices - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 1:12pm

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Wyoming's economy added jobs, despite drop in oil prices
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Grizzly Excavating and Construction crews work on Thursday, April 23, 2015, along East First Street in Casper. Construction jobs were added in the last year, with Grizzly Excavating and Construction growing from 17 to 30 employees in mid-March.

Putting Some Perspective On The March Jobs Figures - Seeking Alpha

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 10:35am

Seeking Alpha

Putting Some Perspective On The March Jobs Figures
Seeking Alpha
The jobs numbers released last month were, by any measure, a tepid take on the performance of the US economy in March at 126,000, and despite the fact that the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) also tempered the first pass at the spectacular job figures ...

Jobs are coming back in region - Norwich Bulletin

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 7:59am

Norwich Bulletin

Jobs are coming back in region
Norwich Bulletin
Led by stores and restaurants, Eastern Connecticut is in a recovery, regaining jobs lost in a recession that started seven years ago. email · print. Comment. By John Barry The Bulletin. The Bulletin. By John Barry The Bulletin. Posted Apr. 26, 2015 at ...

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Preparing students for tomorrow's jobs starts in schools today - Bangor Daily News

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 5:17am

Bangor Daily News

Preparing students for tomorrow's jobs starts in schools today
Bangor Daily News
Maine's business community greatly values and relies on our state's K-12 public education system. Much good work is being done to prepare our students for college and the workplace. We have many high-quality teachers and kids in Maine and a learning ...

Editor's take: Where the jobs went while Texas idled, CEO pay & Frisco's hot ... - Dallas Business Journal

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 5:13am

Dallas Business Journal

Editor's take: Where the jobs went while Texas idled, CEO pay & Frisco's hot ...
Dallas Business Journal
Groundbreaking shovels with the city of Frisco, Dallas Cowboys and the Frisco ISD logo on them. Paul O'Donnell: Editor-in-Chief- Dallas Business Journal: Email | Twitter | Other. There was a glaring absence in a newsletter that landed in my inbox last ...

Jobs 1: North Iowa jobs challenge — Creating pipeline to employment - Mason City Globe Gazette

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 3:05am

Mason City Globe Gazette

Jobs 1: North Iowa jobs challenge — Creating pipeline to employment
Mason City Globe Gazette
Workers walk in a production area of Winnebago Industries in Forest City on Friday, April 24. 2015-04-25T17:00:00Z 2015-04-26T03:04:04Z Jobs 1: North Iowa jobs challenge — Creating pipeline to employmentJOHN SKIPPER ...

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Steve Boggs: Does Waco really need more jobs or just more people willing to ... - Waco Tribune-Herald

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 1:54am

Waco Tribune-Herald

Steve Boggs: Does Waco really need more jobs or just more people willing to ...
Waco Tribune-Herald
Waco is either suffering from a lack of good, well-paying jobs or a lack of dependable, qualified workers. It can't be both, can it? At the monthly meeting of the Greater Waco Economic Index last week, a number of employers talked at length about their ...

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Retail Jobs Are In Abundance In Sacramento County - CBS Local

Employment News - April 26, 2015 - 1:03am

CBS Local

Retail Jobs Are In Abundance In Sacramento County
CBS Local
FOLSOM (CBS13) – From the Sierra down, the drought has cost the region thousands of jobs. But in Sacramento County, a new Census Bureau report shows it's raining retail jobs. This high school junior just got his first gig selling suits. “It's really ...

Begley: Taking low paying jobs can pay off - Daily Local News

Employment News - April 25, 2015 - 6:04pm

Begley: Taking low paying jobs can pay off
Daily Local News
Years ago, I did something most career counselors would regard as the kiss of death. No. I didn't pilfer from the petty cash drawer. Nor did I insult important customers. Neither did I fall asleep at my desk. I took a job paying less than a previous ...

Report: 64K jobs in Montana depend on outdoor recreation on public lands - Helena Independent Record

Employment News - April 25, 2015 - 5:38pm

Helena Independent Record

Report: 64K jobs in Montana depend on outdoor recreation on public lands
Helena Independent Record
An angler is fly fishing on the Madison River. Outdoor recreation contributes to $5.8 billion in consumer spending, 64,000 Montana jobs, $1.5 billion in wages and $403 million in state and local revenue, according to a recent report from the Small ...

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