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State Adds 4900 Jobs In March - Hartford Courant

1 hour 5 min ago

State Adds 4900 Jobs In March
Hartford Courant
The state added 4,900 jobs in March, with restaurants, bars and hotels accounting for 2,200 of that amount and stores adding another 1,700, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday. That's a strong monthly job-creation number, but restaurants ...

Look beyond unemployment numbers in job market - Boston Globe

1 hour 16 min ago

NorthJersey.com

Look beyond unemployment numbers in job market
Boston Globe
The latest data on statewide employment came out today, and the numbers look promising. Unemployment fell for the third month in a row, March job growth was strong, and February job growth was higher than previously thought. Raw numbers alone tell us ...
MN Adds 2600 Jobs; Unemployment Rate UnchangedTwin Cities Business Magazine
Washington Adds 6700 Jobs In MarchCBS Local
Minnesota employers added 2600 jobs in March, construction boomingMinneapolis Star Tribune (blog)
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Albany Molecular's job cuts in Cicero may mean more jobs for state-subsidized ... - The Post-Standard

2 hours 8 min ago

The Central New York Business Journal

Albany Molecular's job cuts in Cicero may mean more jobs for state-subsidized ...
The Post-Standard
Silvina Garcia Rubio, a former senior research scientist with Albany Molecular Research, works in an organic chemistry lab at the company's research center in Cicero shortly after the opening of the facility in 2002. The company plans to close the ...
Some lost Syracuse jobs coming to AlbanyAlbany Times Union

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Syracuse area lost 1500 jobs over past year - The Post-Standard

3 hours 34 min ago

Syracuse area lost 1500 jobs over past year
The Post-Standard
Syracuse, N.Y. — The Syracuse area lost 1,500 jobs in March, compared with the same month last year, the state Department of Labor said Thursday. The drop consisted of 1,200 private-sector jobs and 300 government jobs. The biggest loss occurred in the ...

Older Americans Working Longer and Fighting to Stay in the Jobs Market - Fox Business

3 hours 52 min ago

Older Americans Working Longer and Fighting to Stay in the Jobs Market
Fox Business
For the last 20 years, the economic landscape has been changing as more people work later in life. But this trend, whether it is for need or enjoyment, was happening well before the Great Recession – and it continues, though older workers have found ...

MN Adds 2600 Jobs; Unemployment Rate Unchanged - Twin Cities Business Magazine

3 hours 54 min ago

Finance and Commerce

MN Adds 2600 Jobs; Unemployment Rate Unchanged
Twin Cities Business Magazine
Professional and business services, as well as the construction industry, contributed largely to March's gains; the leisure and hospitality sector, along with retail, struggled during the month. by Jake Anderson. April 17, 2014. Following several ...
Minnesota employers added 2600 jobs in March, construction boomingMinneapolis Star Tribune (blog)
Minnesota Gains 2600 Jobs In MarchCBS Local
State gained 2600 jobs in March; February job losses growMinneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
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Connecticut adds 4900 jobs in March, unemployment rate stays at 7 percent - Middletown Press

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Connecticut adds 4900 jobs in March, unemployment rate stays at 7 percent
Middletown Press
WETHERSFIELD >> Connecticut's economy added 4,900 jobs in March, the state Department of Labor said Thursday, fueled by solid growth across a variety of employment sectors. Despite the employment gains in March, though, Connecticut's ...

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Minnesota added 2600 jobs in March, led by construction - Minneapolis Star Tribune

6 hours 3 min ago

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota added 2600 jobs in March, led by construction
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Laborers and carpenters watched the groundbreaking ceremony for an expansion at the Mall of America in Bloomington last month. A big jump in construction jobs was a key driver in Minnesota's overall employment picture in March. Photo: Richard Sennott ...

Minnesota employers added 2600 jobs in March, construction booming - Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)

6 hours 42 min ago

Finance and Commerce

Minnesota employers added 2600 jobs in March, construction booming
Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)
Minnesota employers added 2,600 jobs in March, a healthy bounce after a slow start to the year led by gains in professional and business services and the biggest bump in construction employment in two years. The state's unemployment rate was unchanged ...
Minnesota Gains 2600 Jobs In MarchCBS Local
State gained 2600 jobs in March; February job losses growMinneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
MN Adds 2600 Jobs; Unemployment Rate UnchangedTwin Cities Business Magazine
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Report: Mathematicians have the best jobs, lumberjacks have the worst - Los Angeles Times

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My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22

Report: Mathematicians have the best jobs, lumberjacks have the worst
Los Angeles Times
Job hunters on the prowl for a career change might want to brush up on their math skills: Mathematicians have the best jobs in 2014, one report said. Those who calculate theorems and deal with numbers all day are well compensated and their entire ...
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Connecticut jobs increase as winter's freeze ends - Sacramento Bee

7 hours 8 min ago

Connecticut jobs increase as winter's freeze ends
Sacramento Bee
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. -- Connecticut added 4,900 jobs in March, helping to restore jobs lost in January because of extreme weather, state labor officials said Thursday. However, the state has regained less than 55 percent of the jobs lost in the 2007 ...
CT Labor Department: 'Moderate' jobs growth has resumedThe CT Mirror
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State adds 8100 jobs in March - Nashoba Publishing

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NorthJersey.com

State adds 8100 jobs in March
Nashoba Publishing
BOSTON-- The Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) preliminary estimates show that Massachusetts added 8,100 jobs in March and that the total unemployment rate dropped another 0.2 of a percentage point to 6.3 percent from the February rate. Over the month ...
Massachusetts adds 8100 jobs in March, unemployment rate to 6.3 percentMassLive.com
NJ lost 1300 jobs in March; unemployment rate ticks upNorthJersey.com
Report: State gains more than 8K jobs in MarchWCVB Boston
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Massachusetts adds 8100 jobs in March, unemployment rate to 6.3 percent - MassLive.com

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NorthJersey.com

Massachusetts adds 8100 jobs in March, unemployment rate to 6.3 percent
MassLive.com
In this Wednesday, Dec. 12 2012 photo a job seeker leaves his contact information with a potential employer during a job fair in New York. The state's jobless rate improved last month (Associated Press [file]). Print · Jim Kinney | jkinney@repub.com By ...
NJ lost 1300 jobs in March; unemployment rate ticks upNorthJersey.com
State gains 6700 jobs in modest pickup from fall slumpThe Seattle Times
Report: State gains more than 8K jobs in MarchWCVB Boston
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FACT SHEET: Building on Progress – Supporting Solar Deployment and Jobs - Whitehouse.gov (press release)

10 hours 43 min ago

FACT SHEET: Building on Progress – Supporting Solar Deployment and Jobs
Whitehouse.gov (press release)
To advance our nation's energy and climate goals, the United States must be a leader in innovating and deploying clean energy. Solar is a vital component of the Administration's all-of the above strategy. Supported by historic investments in research, ...

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The best and worst jobs in America are... - Christian Science Monitor

11 hours 19 min ago

Christian Science Monitor

The best and worst jobs in America are...
Christian Science Monitor
If you or your children want a crack at the best jobs in America, take this advice: Hire a math tutor. Skip to next paragraph. NerdWallet · Nerdwallet.com is an online site that helps consumers make smart financial decisions by offering free ...
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Are Taxes Behind Jump in UK Self-Employment? - Wall Street Journal (blog)

11 hours 27 min ago

Are Taxes Behind Jump in UK Self-Employment?
Wall Street Journal (blog)
After all, self-employment is often marginal, lacking security and benefits, and thus a second-best option when the only alternative might be unemployment. And self-employment has been growing steadily, up 2.3% in 2013, having risen 4.2% in 2012 and ...

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Jobs outlook for Class of 2014 looks like this... - CNBC.com

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CNBC.com

Jobs outlook for Class of 2014 looks like this...
CNBC.com
College graduates this spring should have an easier time finding a job than last year's class, according to a new survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Employers responding to the survey said they expect to hire 8.6 percent ...

Obama announces $600 million in grant programs to prepare workforce for jobs - Washington Post

April 16, 2014 - 8:57pm

Obama announces $600 million in grant programs to prepare workforce for jobs
Washington Post
OAKDALE, Pa. — President Obama on Wednesday announced a pair of grant programs designed to bring academic institutions and businesses closer together to help prepare the American workforce for jobs that may otherwise go unfilled. The grant ...

Washington's employment picture brightens in March - Access Washington

April 16, 2014 - 6:29pm

Washington's employment picture brightens in March
Access Washington
OLYMPIA – A small improvement in the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate began in February and was matched in March, according to revised and preliminary estimates by economists with the state's Employment Security Department. Earlier this ...

Yellen says full US employment coming into view, slowly - Reuters

April 16, 2014 - 3:52pm

Voice of America

Yellen says full US employment coming into view, slowly
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday the U.S. economy appeared to be slowly moving toward full employment, but that it would need help from the central bank for some time to come. In her second public speech ...
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