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Buffett: Raising minimum wage 'would almost certainly reduce employment' - MarketWatch

Employment News - 4 hours 20 min ago

MarketWatch

Buffett: Raising minimum wage 'would almost certainly reduce employment'
MarketWatch
Warren Buffett advocates a “major and carefully crafted expansion of the Earned Income Tax Credit” over raising the minimum wage in a Wall Street Journal commentary published Friday, saying this is a “better answer” to the widening economic gap between ...

The coming jobs massacre and a more violent world - Reuters Blogs (blog)

Employment News - 6 hours 47 min ago

The coming jobs massacre and a more violent world
Reuters Blogs (blog)
A humanoid robot named Han developed by Hanson Robotics is shown at the Global Sources spring electronics show in Hong Kong, April 18, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu. The elephants in the room lumber about, undisturbed by politicians or people of ...

NYT: Blacks Have Lost Jobs Due To 'Anti-Government' Republicans - Breitbart News

Employment News - 7 hours 12 min ago

Breitbart News

NYT: Blacks Have Lost Jobs Due To 'Anti-Government' Republicans
Breitbart News
The New York Times asserts that thousands of blacks who once had government union jobs now don't, and some of the primary reasons for this unemployment are “strong anti-government and anti-tax sentiment” as well as attempts by Republicans to weaken ...

Can't Find a Job? Here Are 10 Jobs That Are Hiring Like Crazy - The Cheat Sheet

Employment News - 7 hours 24 min ago

The Cheat Sheet

Can't Find a Job? Here Are 10 Jobs That Are Hiring Like Crazy
The Cheat Sheet
We look at investing differently. Find a local financial advisor today. From www.edwardjones.com. Click to see full safety and prescribing information, including boxed warning. More info. Find Now! Source: Thinkstock. The American economy has taken on ...

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Here's a look at the 20 worst jobs of 2015 according to CareerCast.com - Deseret News

Employment News - 7 hours 47 min ago

Deseret News

Here's a look at the 20 worst jobs of 2015 according to CareerCast.com
Deseret News
Looking for a job this year? Careers website CareerCast.com has lists of jobs worth looking into, but also (and perhaps more importantly) a list of jobs you might want to think about avoiding. Here's a look at the bottom 20 jobs on CareerCast.com's ...

End of school year means search for summer jobs for area teens - Las Cruces Sun-News

Employment News - 8 hours 26 min ago

End of school year means search for summer jobs for area teens
Las Cruces Sun-News
Jett Loe--Sun-News Lucy Laws, 20, works the concession stand at the Cineport 10 movie theater in the Mesilla Valley Mall. This is her third year working at the cinema during the summer; when the season ends she will return to her studies at the ...

5 Key Things People Who Love Their Jobs Do Differently - Huffington Post

Employment News - 8 hours 43 min ago

Huffington Post

5 Key Things People Who Love Their Jobs Do Differently
Huffington Post
You feel like you'll never get anywhere and this is as good as it gets. You're wondering why you can't just be happy where you are. Maybe if you would have negotiated a little harder. Stuck to your guns about benefits. Asserted yourself just a little ...

Shocker: 40% of Workers Now Have 'Contingent' Jobs, Says U.S. Government - Forbes

Employment News - 9 hours 57 min ago

Forbes

Shocker: 40% of Workers Now Have 'Contingent' Jobs, Says U.S. Government
Forbes
I'm a former senior editor at Fortune Small Business magazine. I have written about entrepreneurship for publications such as Crain's New York Business, Fortune, Money, Inc., Working Mother, CNBC and many others. I'm also co-founder of ...

BlackBerry to cut more jobs globally as it continues battle to streamline - Digital Trends

Employment News - 13 hours 15 min ago

Digital Trends

BlackBerry to cut more jobs globally as it continues battle to streamline
Digital Trends
Ever determined to rejuvenate its once mighty mobile business following several years of rapid decline, BlackBerry said over the weekend it's decided to cut more jobs at its locations around the world. It's not clear how many positions are set to go ...
BlackBerry jobs to go from software, hardware, apps businessesZDNet
BlackBerry: we ARE cutting jobs AGAINThe Register
BlackBerry Ltd cuts jobs worldwide to bid to make smartphone profitableFinancial Post
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Students find success through new youth jobs initiative - KSDK

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 11:31pm

KSDK

Students find success through new youth jobs initiative
KSDK
The 21-year old nursing student just had a baby daughter, moved back home to St. Louis and found a job that could be the key to her dream career. "I am really concerned about the future. I want to make sure I have everything that I want," she said.

Public-Sector Jobs Vanish, Hitting Blacks Hard - New York Times

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 9:46pm

New York Times

Public-Sector Jobs Vanish, Hitting Blacks Hard
New York Times
MIAMI — For the Ingram clan, working for the Miami-Dade County transit system has led to regular paychecks, a steady advance up the economic ladder and even romance. By driving buses in Miami's sun-scraped communities, Richard Ingram and his wife, ...
Public-sector job cuts hit black Americans hardBoston Globe (subscription)

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Veterans seeking jobs benefit from companies' training programs, hiring ... - Washington Times

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 9:14pm

Washington Times

Veterans seeking jobs benefit from companies' training programs, hiring ...
Washington Times
Army veteran Emir Zapanta graduated last week from a training program offered by SAP National Security Services (SAP NS2) that helps veterans transition to civilian life. That includes finding jobs with big names such as Northrop Grumman, NASA and the ...

BlackBerry jobs to go from software, hardware, apps businesses - ZDNet

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 7:54pm

ZDNet

BlackBerry jobs to go from software, hardware, apps businesses
ZDNet
BlackBerry is laying off an unspecified number of workers around the world as the struggling smartphone manufacturer tries to make its device business profitable. The Canadian company, based in Waterloo, Ontario, said the cuts will impact those working ...
BlackBerry: we ARE cutting jobs AGAINThe Register
BlackBerry to cut jobs worldwide, impact on India unlikelyEconomic Times
BlackBerry Ltd Cuts Jobs GloballyTech News Today
Brisbane Times
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Advertising newsletter PennySaver shuts down; hundreds lose their jobs - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 7:19pm

Los Angeles Times

Advertising newsletter PennySaver shuts down; hundreds lose their jobs
Los Angeles Times
The PennySaver, an advertising newsletter that was a fixture in Southern California mailboxes for decades, is going out of business. lRelated In stadium financing game, Goldman Sachs dominates · Real Estate · In stadium financing game, Goldman Sachs ...
PennySaver Goes Out of Business After 50 Years; Hundreds Lose Their JobsKTLA

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Federal Agency Jobs Just For People Over 55 - Huffington Post

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 7:17pm

Federal Agency Jobs Just For People Over 55
Huffington Post
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue. By Chris Farrell. Gary Olson put in 32 years as an analytical chemist at Kodak in Rochester, N.Y., including stints in R&D and on digital innovations. “I had a great career there,” Olson says. “I was never bored.” But worn ...

How To Explain You're Changing Jobs For The Money - Forbes

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 7:14pm

Forbes

How To Explain You're Changing Jobs For The Money
Forbes
Liz: What are you looking for in your new job that you don't have in your current job? Gary: Honestly? Liz: Is it a secret? Gary: Actually, I could use your help because I know that recruiters are going to ask me “Why are you changing jobs?” and the ...

Jobs bill includes $35000 for Delano's July 4 parade - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 4:34pm

Jobs bill includes $35000 for Delano's July 4 parade
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Tucked into the jobs and economic development bill approved in the waning moments of the legislative session Monday is a $35,000 grant for the city of Delano's Fourth of July Committee. The grant "for unanticipated tax liabilities related to past city ...

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Andres Oppenheimer: Free trade won't kill U.S. jobs — robots may - Miami Herald (blog)

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 4:01pm

Andres Oppenheimer: Free trade won't kill U.S. jobs — robots may
Miami Herald (blog)
Critics of President Barack Obama's plan to sign a Trans-Pacific agreement that would create the world's biggest free trade zone are missing the point: the biggest threat to U.S. jobs won't come from cheaper imports from Vietnam, Malaysia or Mexico ...

BlackBerry co-CEOs were stunned when Steve Jobs showed what iPhone could ... - MarketWatch

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 11:27am

MarketWatch

BlackBerry co-CEOs were stunned when Steve Jobs showed what iPhone could ...
MarketWatch
Mike Lazaridis was home on his treadmill when he saw the televised report about Apple Inc.'s newest product. Research In Motion's founder soon forgot about exercise that day in January 2007. There was Steve Jobs on a San Francisco stage waving a small ...

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Texas Adds 287000 Jobs Over the Past Year - EverythingLubbock.com

Employment News - May 24, 2015 - 9:37am

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Texas Adds 287000 Jobs Over the Past Year
EverythingLubbock.com
AUSTIN, TX (PRESS RELEASE) -- Texas has added an estimated 287,000 seasonally adjusted jobs over the past year including a modest gain in April with the addition of 1,200 positions during the month. The state has experienced job gains in three of the ...
Texas Workforce Commission Releases April Employment StatisticsNews/Talk 790 KFYO

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