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Fever pitch for health care jobs - Albany Times Union

3 hours 28 min ago

Albany Times Union

Fever pitch for health care jobs
Albany Times Union
Nursing student Victoria Bestle 22 of Voorheesville works in Nursing Simulation Lab at the Hudson Valley Community College Friday morning Feb. 5, 2016 Troy, N.Y. (Skip Dickstein/Times Union) less. Nursing student Victoria Bestle 22 of Voorheesville ...

Another Look at January's Jobs Numbers - PJ Media

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PJ Media

Another Look at January's Jobs Numbers
PJ Media
On the surface, the January jobs numbers appear to be "not bad." There were 151,000 jobs created, and the official unemployment rate dropped below 5%. But the story inside the numbers is really, really awful. The Bureau of Labor Statistics calculates ...
Economy added 151000 jobs in January; unemployment rate drops to 4.9 percentWashington Post
Sluggish jobs report raises questions about the direction of US economyLos Angeles Times
Ugh! Job growth is slowing now, tooCNBC
Marketplace.org -Wall Street Journal (blog) -MarketWatch
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Exclusive — Donald Trump: America Is Currently in a 'Jobs Recession,' when 'Bubble' Pops 'It's Going To Be Ugly' - Breitbart News

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Breitbart News

Exclusive — Donald Trump: America Is Currently in a 'Jobs Recession,' when 'Bubble' Pops 'It's Going To Be Ugly'
Breitbart News
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — Billionaire and national 2016 GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump pushed back on the notion put forth by President Barack Obama that America is doing well economically. In an exclusive interview with Breitbart ...

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Nearly 100 Available Jobs at Yale University - Patch.com

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Nearly 100 Available Jobs at Yale University
Patch.com
Yale University School of Medicine - New Haven, CTof Hematology in the Yale Cancer Center at Yale University School of Medicine. We focus on the study of MDS and AML as well as normal hematopoiesis. We are particularly ...

The Most In-Demand Jobs (And What They Pay) - Forbes

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Forbes

The Most In-Demand Jobs (And What They Pay)
Forbes
This week we checked out the most in-demand jobs in seven major U.S. industries, as well as what employers are looking for in employees. (image credit: Pixabay.com). This past week, HR and staffing firm, Randstad US, completed its annual report on the ...

Stock Week Ahead: Will Stronger Retail Sales Follow Mixed Jobs Data? - Forbes

17 hours 41 min ago

Forbes

Stock Week Ahead: Will Stronger Retail Sales Follow Mixed Jobs Data?
Forbes
Stocks wrapped the trading week on wobbly footing as investors digested a decidedly mixed reading on the U.S. job market and a fleeting short-term recovery for oil prices tied to a weaker dollar. Economic uncertainty and the pacing of a Federal Reserve ...

'Mixed-bag' jobs report sinks stocks - Boston Herald

February 5, 2016 - 11:04pm

Boston Herald

'Mixed-bag' jobs report sinks stocks
Boston Herald
Stocks fell sharply after a “mixed-bag” jobs report sparked fears of slowing employment growth and increasing wage growth that could prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates. “This number is fairly lukewarm and a bit of a mixed bag,” said ...
Jobs Report Keeps Fed's March Rate Decision in LimboWall Street Journal
Market view of next US rate hike shifts into 2016 after jobs dataReuters
Fed Can Find Plenty of Positives in Details of Latest Jobs ReportBloomberg
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US economy added fewer jobs in January - The Boston Globe

February 5, 2016 - 6:35pm

The Boston Globe

US economy added fewer jobs in January
The Boston Globe
NEW YORK — As a report showed US job creation stalled in January, stocks fell Friday to end the week with drops in the technology and energy sectors. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 211.75 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,204.83. The Standard ...
Dow drops 200 points after weak jobs reportMarketWatch
Stock Futures Extend Drop as U.S. Jobs DisappointTheStreet.com
Wall Street Falls as U.S. Economy Creates Fewer Jobs Than ForecastProfit Confidential
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Taking Note The Latest Jobs Report Cuts Both Ways - New York Times (blog)

February 5, 2016 - 4:06pm

New York Times (blog)

Taking Note The Latest Jobs Report Cuts Both Ways
New York Times (blog)
The employment report for January, released on Friday, plays into the old joke about economists: “Give me a one-handed economist,” President Harry Truman once said. “All my economists say 'on the one hand….on the other.'” On the one hand, job growth ...

Global stocks fall after US jobs report muddles Fed outlook - Reuters

February 5, 2016 - 3:34pm

Reuters

Global stocks fall after US jobs report muddles Fed outlook
Reuters
NEW YORK Global stock markets slumped and the U.S. dollar rallied on Friday after a key U.S. jobs report painted a mixed picture of the labor market and left investors with a muddled view on interest rate hike prospects. Oil prices dipped, ending the ...
Weak Jobs Report Sends Stocks TumblingFortune
Fed Can Find Plenty of Positives in Details of Latest Jobs ReportBloomberg

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Sluggish jobs report raises questions about the direction of US economy - Los Angeles Times

February 5, 2016 - 2:41pm

Los Angeles Times

Sluggish jobs report raises questions about the direction of US economy
Los Angeles Times
Workers inspect Ford F-150 trucks before they get painted at the company's Kansas City Assembly Plant in Claycomo, Mo. Workers inspect Ford F-150 trucks before they get painted at the company's Kansas City Assembly Plant in Claycomo, Mo. (Charlie ...
Ugh! Job growth is slowing now, tooCNBC
The January Jobs Report in 12 ChartsWall Street Journal (blog)
US jobs growth slows to 151000, but jobless rate hits 8-year lowMarketWatch
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Weak jobs report sinks stocks, LinkedIn tumbles - LA Daily News

February 5, 2016 - 2:20pm

The Seattle Times

Weak jobs report sinks stocks, LinkedIn tumbles
LA Daily News
Traders Robert Arciero, left, and Richard Cohen work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Stocks moved lower Friday after a report showed that U.S. job creation slowed last month. (AP Photo/Richard Drew). By Ken Sweet, AP ...
Stocks lose more ground as jobs report disappointsThe Seattle Times
Stocks close lower, pulled down by disappointing jobs reportLos Angeles Times

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So this is what 'full employment' looks like? - CNBC

February 5, 2016 - 1:33pm

CNBC

So this is what 'full employment' looks like?
CNBC
For more than seven years, Federal Reserve officials have touted their progress toward achieving "full employment," with the most recent target a 4.9 percent unemployment rate. With Friday's nonfarm payrolls report showing that the goal has been ...

Stocks tumble after weak jobs report; Dow drops about 250 - USA TODAY

February 5, 2016 - 1:06pm

USA TODAY

Stocks tumble after weak jobs report; Dow drops about 250
USA TODAY
Stocks were down sharply in afternoon trading Friday as the Dow dropped more than 200 points after the release of a weak January jobs report, a key data point that shows a downshift in the U.S. economy amid global tumult and which adds further ...

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US employment growth slows in January as wages gain - CBS News

February 5, 2016 - 12:39pm

CBS News

US employment growth slows in January as wages gain
CBS News
Last Updated Feb 5, 2016 11:37 AM EST. The U.S. economy added fewer-than-expected jobs in January, but rising wages and a jobless rate at an eight-year low illustrates the ongoing steady recovery in the labor market. "The headline number is a little ...

Four reasons the January jobs report is fishy - MarketWatch

February 5, 2016 - 11:55am

MarketWatch

Four reasons the January jobs report is fishy
MarketWatch
The U.S. jobs report for January appears to show a big slowdown in hiring at first glance. But changes in monthly employment can be quite fickle and a few things looked fishy. Here are four reasons you should view the January employment report in a ...

Obama cites jobs gains to bolster upcoming budget - USA TODAY

February 5, 2016 - 11:51am

USA TODAY

Obama cites jobs gains to bolster upcoming budget
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — President Obama took something of a victory lap Friday after a jobs report showed the unemployment rate fell to 4.9%, the lowest since before he took office. “The United States of America right now has the strongest, most durable economy ...
Opinion: Oil-tax proposal steps on White House jobs messageMarketWatch
Obama: New Jobs Report Inconvenient for GOP 'Doom and Despair Tour' in New HampshireABC News

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Midday Report: Wall St. Slumps After Jobs Report - New York Times

February 5, 2016 - 11:03am

U.S. News & World Report

Midday Report: Wall St. Slumps After Jobs Report
New York Times
United States markets were solidly lower on Friday after a report showed that job creation slowed last month. Investors sold energy and consumer discretionary stocks as oil prices declined and investors continued to worry that the risk of the economy ...
Stocks solidly lower following weak jobs reportU.S. News & World Report
Stocks edge lower after disappointing jobs reportLos Angeles Times

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European stocks end lower after weak US jobs number - CNBC

February 5, 2016 - 10:40am

CNBC

European stocks end lower after weak US jobs number
CNBC
European markets finished lower on Friday after the latest U.S. jobs data showed a slowdown in employment in January. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended around 0.9 percent lower, with all major bourses in negative territory as investors digested ...

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Stocks solidly lower following weak jobs report - U.S. News & World Report

February 5, 2016 - 10:24am

U.S. News & World Report

Stocks solidly lower following weak jobs report
U.S. News & World Report
American flags fly at the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street, July 6, 2015. World stock markets were uneven Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, as investors awaited U.S. job numbers that could influence how much the Fed raises interest rates this year. Japanese ...
Midday Report: Wall St. Slumps After Jobs ReportNew York Times
Stocks edge lower after disappointing jobs reportLos Angeles Times

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