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Job seekers crowd into employment fair for marijuana industry - SFGate

6 hours 55 min ago

SFGate

Job seekers crowd into employment fair for marijuana industry
SFGate
Raychel Young woke up early Saturday morning, placed her photography portfolio full of high-resolution prints of marijuana flowers into a large yellow envelope and headed to San Francisco's Regency Ballroom. She talked to hiring managers, alongside an ...

In speech before Calif. GOP, Cruz hits key issues of jobs, over regulation - Fox News

7 hours 1 min ago

Fox News

In speech before Calif. GOP, Cruz hits key issues of jobs, over regulation
Fox News
GOP presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz on Saturday made his pitch to California Republicans, saying their June primary will decide the GOP presidential race and vowing to “bring back jobs” while also protecting the state's land and water-- vital to ...

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WEDC approved tax credits for Walker donor who cut jobs - Wisconsin Gazette

8 hours 19 min ago

Wisconsin Gazette

WEDC approved tax credits for Walker donor who cut jobs
Wisconsin Gazette
The Department of Revenue has revoked $50,000 worth of tax credits from W.W. Grainger, a distributor of industrial and maintenance supplies, after the company failed to create promised jobs, sold subsidiaries employing hundreds of its workers and sent ...

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Week Ahead: With Weak Earnings in Tow, Focus Turns to Jobs Data - Fox Business

9 hours 53 min ago

Fox Business

Week Ahead: With Weak Earnings in Tow, Focus Turns to Jobs Data
Fox Business
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. Continue Reading Below.

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Five Jobs That Sound Glamorous, But Aren't - Forbes

10 hours 6 min ago

Five Jobs That Sound Glamorous, But Aren't
Forbes
I was twenty-six when I graduated with my bachelor's degree. I was an HR person but I was interested in learning more about other career paths. A month before graduation, I went to a meeting of my college's Marketing Club to learn more about marketing ...

Strong US jobs growth to boost chances of interest rate rise - Telegraph.co.uk

10 hours 41 min ago

Telegraph.co.uk

Strong US jobs growth to boost chances of interest rate rise
Telegraph.co.uk
Strong US jobs growth will light a path for a second interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve, amid growing signs that wage growth is picking up in the world's largest economy. Analysts believe the US added 203,000 jobs this April, despite a slowdown ...

Gov. Scott going to California on jobs-hunting trip - The News-Press

11 hours 40 min ago

The News-Press

Gov. Scott going to California on jobs-hunting trip
The News-Press
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott's job hunting trip to California next week will not yield much in the way of high-paying job opportunities for Floridians, California economic council officials said. With California recently adopting a plan to increase ...
California Dreamin': Why Florida wants to take jobs from the Golden StateCNBC

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Small firms beg for jobs aid - The Mercury

17 hours 3 min ago

The Mercury

Small firms beg for jobs aid
The Mercury
Tasmanian Small Business Council executive officer Robert Mallett says 60 per cent of the state's 37,000 small enterprises have no employees. TASMANIAN small businesses are pleading with the major parties to help them take on new workers and play ...

Right jobs, right skills key to transforming Singapore's economy: PM Lee - Channel News Asia

18 hours 9 min ago

Channel News Asia

Right jobs, right skills key to transforming Singapore's economy: PM Lee
Channel News Asia
For Singapore to stay competitive, workers must actively upgrade their skills, and employers must work with the Government and the Labour Movement to redesign jobs and develop talent, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says in his May Day message.

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Proposal would boost local perks to land jobs - Arkansas Online

18 hours 25 min ago

Arkansas Online

Proposal would boost local perks to land jobs
Arkansas Online
Local economic development organizations have grown in size and prominence in Arkansas, spending millions of dollars raised through sales taxes to influence where new jobs land. State officials highlighted the role of the Economic Development Corp. of ...

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Week Ahead: Jobs Report Looms But Earnings Season Not Done Yet - Forbes

19 hours 12 min ago

Forbes

Week Ahead: Jobs Report Looms But Earnings Season Not Done Yet
Forbes
After two feverish weeks of earnings reports and a couple of central bank meetings, key data this coming Friday may give an even better picture of the economy. Last week was a difficult one on the earnings front, led by Apple AAPL -1.14%'s sell-off ...

Saudi builder Binladin reportedly cuts 50000 jobs as government cuts bite - CNBC

21 hours 57 min ago

CNBC

Saudi builder Binladin reportedly cuts 50000 jobs as government cuts bite
CNBC
A picture taken on March 9, 2016 shows towers under construction at the King Abdullah Financial District in the Saudi capital Riyadh. Towers in the complex are being built by the Saudi Oger company and other constructors. The unfinished buildings stand ...
Saudi construction company terminates 50000 jobsKhaleej Times
'SBG cuts 50000 jobs amid oil price slump'Construction Week Online

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High-tech jobs surge in Indianapolis, report says - Indianapolis Business Journal

21 hours 58 min ago

Indianapolis Business Journal

High-tech jobs surge in Indianapolis, report says
Indianapolis Business Journal
The technology team behind media firm Odyssey is based in Indianapolis. The firm plans to triple the 17-person division this year. (IBJ photo/Eric Learned). Indianapolis saw high-tech software and services employment grow 18 percent from 2012 to ...

More than 1000 new jobs coming to Arkansas - KATV

April 29, 2016 - 9:32pm

KATV

More than 1000 new jobs coming to Arkansas
KATV
When Governor Asa Hutchinson was sworn into office, he immediately set in motion his plan to bring more jobs and economic growth to the Natural State. It's clear that after this busy week, the governor is upholding his promise. This week has shown the ...
Hutchinson: Sprint to add 100 jobs in Little RockTimes Record

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

April 29, 2016 - 8:39pm

Business Insider

With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data
Business Insider
NEW YORK (Reuters) - 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 ...

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River dredging project to increase cargo, add jobs at Port of Philadelphia - 6abc.com

April 29, 2016 - 8:23pm

6abc.com

River dredging project to increase cargo, add jobs at Port of Philadelphia
6abc.com
State politicians came together Friday to mark a milestone at the Port of Philadelphia that will bring in more cargo and more jobs. (WPVI). Embed. <iframe width="476" height="267" src="http://6abc.com/video/embed/?pid=1316182" frameborder="0" ...
Sedimental journey: $300M for deeper Delaware means more port jobsPhilly.com

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

April 29, 2016 - 8:22pm

Yahoo News

With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data
Yahoo News
NEW YORK (Reuters) - 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 ...

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

April 29, 2016 - 8:22pm

Yahoo News

With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data
Yahoo News
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. By Laila Kearney. Related Stories. Apple, energy shares weigh on Wall Street, but week shows gains Reuters; Wall ...

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Pipeline-killing Cuomo plainly doesn't care about New York jobs - New York Post

April 29, 2016 - 8:20pm

New York Post

Pipeline-killing Cuomo plainly doesn't care about New York jobs
New York Post
Is Gov. Cuomo trying to kill the upstate economy — or is he just so desperate to suck up to enviro-nuts that he doesn't care what happens to that region? It's a fair question, after his decision to kill the Constitution Pipeline — a vital, 124-mile ...

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

April 29, 2016 - 8:14pm

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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