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Recruiter coming for Jackson jobs program - Jackson Clarion Ledger

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Jackson Clarion Ledger

Recruiter coming for Jackson jobs program
Jackson Clarion Ledger
AutoZone will recruit for its manager in training program at Jobs for Jacksonians on Thursday. 635490772240930024-businessinbrief. Business in brief (Photo: File). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. AutoZone will recruit qualified ...

New technology helps people apply for jobs - WBAL Baltimore

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New technology helps people apply for jobs
WBAL Baltimore
A new high-tech kiosk at the Enoch Pratt Free Library's Central Library Career Center could change the way people apply for jobs. Tweet · Pin It. Show Transcript Hide Transcript. Advertising. Video Transcript. YOU PROBABLY KNOW WHEN YOU APPLY FOR ...

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As Alaska lags behind nation in employment, Parnell touts job creation statistics - Alaska Dispatch

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As Alaska lags behind nation in employment, Parnell touts job creation statistics
Alaska Dispatch
JUNEAU -- Alaska is either a national leader or laggard on job creation, based on newly released state and national employment data. Alaska lost 7,600 jobs between August and September, according to September's newly released preliminary Alaska jobs ...

More have jobs in La., but jobless rate rises - Opelousas Daily World

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Opelousas Daily World

More have jobs in La., but jobless rate rises
Opelousas Daily World
Fewer people in Louisiana are filling out employment applications, but the state unemployment rate is up. (Photo: AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File ). Story Highlights. Online: State employment report: http://1.usa.gov/104hKGL.

UK's Lloyds to cut 9000 jobs over next 3 years -sources - Reuters

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The Guardian

UK's Lloyds to cut 9000 jobs over next 3 years -sources
Reuters
LONDON Oct 22 (Reuters) - Lloyds Banking Group will next week announce plans to cut 9,000 jobs over the next three years, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday. The cuts amount to about 10 percent of Lloyds' workforce and will be ...
Lloyds to Cut 9000 Jobs Over Next Three YearsWall Street Journal
Lloyds could axe 9000 more banking jobs under its three-year planThe Guardian
Lloyds expected to cut 9000 jobsBBC News
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Retailers seen adding up to 7600 seasonal jobs in Nevada - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Retailers seen adding up to 7600 seasonal jobs in Nevada
Las Vegas Review-Journal
An employee rings up a shopper's purchases at Kohl's in the Galleria at Sunset mall. The Retail Association of Nevada says retailers will add 7,600 seasonal jobs in Nevada during the upcoming holidays. (John Gurzinski/Las Vegas Review-Journal file).

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More jobs expected to be added through 2015 - 9NEWS.com

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9NEWS.com

More jobs expected to be added through 2015
9NEWS.com
EL CERRITO, CA - MARCH 08: A "Help Wanted" sign is posted in the window of an automotive service shop on March 8, 2013 in El Cerrito, California. The Labor Department reported today that 236,000 jobs were added in February, bringing the national ...
Colorado employment growth expected to continue into 2015, says CU-Boulder ...CU Boulder News & Events

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The highest paying jobs in Memphis, executive occupations - Memphis Business Journal

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Memphis Business Journal

The highest paying jobs in Memphis, executive occupations
Memphis Business Journal
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics produces annual wage estimates for 22 major employment sectors, and Memphis Business Journal research director Jason Bolton has taken a close look at the 2013 figures for the Memphis market, which includes ...

Connecticut labor department says employment numbers are up - West Hartford News

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MiamiHerald.com

Connecticut labor department says employment numbers are up
West Hartford News
The state Department of Labor said Connecticut added more than 10,000 private sector jobs in September and the unemployment rate now is 6.4 percent, the lowest since November 2008. The department also said the initial August report of 3,600 jobs lost ...
Danbury leads the state in jobs pictureDanbury News Times
Governor doubts UBS will stick to jobs agreementWaterbury Republican American

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EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan for Jobs - Newsweek

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Newsweek

EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan for Jobs
Newsweek
Jean-Claude Juncker, the incoming president of the European Commission, delivers his speech as he attends the presentation of the college of Commissioners and their program during a plenary session at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, October 22 ...
EU's Juncker Plans EUR 300 Bln Investment Package To Create EmploymentRTT News

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EU's Juncker pledges investment plan for jobs - Reuters

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Reuters

EU's Juncker pledges investment plan for jobs
Reuters
STRASBOURG France (Reuters) - The incoming head of the EU executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, told the European Parliament on Wednesday that he would present his 300-billion-euro plan for investment to bolster growth and jobs by the end of this year.

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State jobs agency's approach now focus of campaign - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

October 21, 2014 - 10:37pm

State jobs agency's approach now focus of campaign
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Madison — In its first three years, the state's flagship jobs agency has nimbly helped businesses — even as it stumbled in launching its own operation. Now, more than any other state agency, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. sits in the ...

St. Louis area loses jobs for second straight month - STLtoday.com

October 21, 2014 - 6:42pm

STLtoday.com

St. Louis area loses jobs for second straight month
STLtoday.com
The St. Louis metropolitan area lost 1,100 jobs in September, the second straight month of shrinking employment here. The September figure, based on seasonally adjusted figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, follows a loss of 1,600 jobs in August.

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St. Louis loses jobs for second straight month - STLtoday.com

October 21, 2014 - 4:01pm

STLtoday.com

St. Louis loses jobs for second straight month
STLtoday.com
The St. Louis metropolitan area lost 1,100 jobs in September, the second straight month of shrinking employment here. The September figure, based on seasonally adjusted figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, follows a loss of 1,600 jobs in August.

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Clark County adds jobs, unemployment rate at lowest levels in 13 years - Springfield News Sun

October 21, 2014 - 3:07pm

Clark County adds jobs, unemployment rate at lowest levels in 13 years
Springfield News Sun
Justin Fraley, an employee at Ultra-met, operates an electric CNC machine in the Urbana factory Tuesday. Ultra-met has openings but like many manufacturers says it's having a tough time finding people to fill those positions. Bill Lackey/Staff. View ...

500 jobs added in September, but trend points to job losses - GoDanRiver.com

October 21, 2014 - 2:12pm

GoDanRiver.com

500 jobs added in September, but trend points to job losses
GoDanRiver.com
The Dan River Region added 500 jobs in September, but over the past year, the region has lost 1.8 percent of its jobs. Virginia's unemployed rate showed little difference at 5.5 percent from August reports and remains 0.2 percent below the national ...

NC jobless rate dips to 6.7%, but fewer people have jobs - Asheville Citizen-Times

October 21, 2014 - 2:10pm

Asheville Citizen-Times

NC jobless rate dips to 6.7%, but fewer people have jobs
Asheville Citizen-Times
RALEIGH – North Carolina's unemployment rate dipped slightly to 6.7 percent in September, but so is the number of people working, state officials said Tuesday. The state unemployment rate declined from 6.8 percent in August. The national unemployment ...

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Louisiana construction jobs increase 8.4 percent in September - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

October 21, 2014 - 1:15pm

The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

Louisiana construction jobs increase 8.4 percent in September
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
In this Wednesday, July 30, 2014, photograph, a builder works on the construction of new homes in Belmar, N.J. The Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in August on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Mel Evans). Print · Renita D.
Construction Employment Up in 39 StatesConstruction Equipment

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2014: A Record Unemployment Drop in a Midterm Cycle - New York Times

October 21, 2014 - 1:07pm

2014: A Record Unemployment Drop in a Midterm Cycle
New York Times
The unemployment rate has fallen 2 percentage points since November 2012, larger than any drop in the rate between a presidential election and midterm elections since the Labor Department began keeping records in 1948. Source: Bureau of Labor ...

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Both Sides Wrong About Walker's Impact on Jobs - urbanmilwaukee

October 21, 2014 - 12:49pm

Both Sides Wrong About Walker's Impact on Jobs
urbanmilwaukee
Actually, the data shows Gov. Walker has had little impact, positive or negative, on how the state grows jobs. By Bruce Thompson - Oct 20th, 2014 11:58 am. Sign-up for the Urban Milwaukee daily email. Both Scott Walker and his challenger Mary Burke ...