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The Best Jobs for Your Brain - Yahoo Health

3 hours 31 min ago

Yahoo Health

The Best Jobs for Your Brain
Yahoo Health
When it comes to keeping your mind sharp well into old age, some job choices are better than others. (Photo by Getty Images). How did you choose your career? In a recent LinkedIn survey, the majority of people, 56 percent, said the reputation of a ...
Complex Jobs May Aid Cognitive Abilities Later in LifePharmacy Times
Complex Jobs May Help Protect Brain FunctionMedscape

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Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment - Mississippi News Now

4 hours 4 min ago

Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment
Mississippi News Now
Some of those people are saying they can't get a job because of that card and that Arizona employers might be breaking the law. CBS5 spoke to a young man who preferred to remain anonymous. We will refer to him throughout this story as "Kip." "You ...

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More C. Oregon jobs, but jobless rates still stalled - KTVZ

4 hours 11 min ago

KTVZ

More C. Oregon jobs, but jobless rates still stalled
KTVZ
Unemployment levels across the High Desert continue to show little improvement, although all three counties added jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in October., the Oregon Employment Department reported Monday.
Colorado's Employment Situation for October- 2014The Prowers Journal

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Jobs Boom in Cities Where People Obsessively Network - Businessweek

4 hours 16 min ago

Businessweek

Jobs Boom in Cities Where People Obsessively Network
Businessweek
Jobs were added to the economy fastest in cities where LinkedIn (LNKD) users have dense webs of connections, a new study finds. From 2010 to 2014, the “most-connected metro regions had more than double the job growth of the least-connected metro ...

Jobs: Visualizing Recovery, State By State - Wall Street Journal (blog)

4 hours 33 min ago

Jobs: Visualizing Recovery, State By State
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The most recent state-by-state unemployment figures, released Friday, show positive news in many states. The data from the Labor Department indicate, for example, that 15 states in October had unemployment rates lower than 5%, a few of them at or ...

Depression hits women in top jobs harder than men, study says - USA TODAY

5 hours 45 min ago

Depression hits women in top jobs harder than men, study says
USA TODAY
Depression symptoms among women increase as they climb the workplace ladder, whereas, for men they generally decrease, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin. "Women with job authority — the ability to hire, fire and influence pay ...

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Jobs Council asks state for $70 million - Albuquerque Business First

7 hours 4 min ago

Albuquerque Business First

Jobs Council asks state for $70 million
Albuquerque Business First
The Jobs Council is asking the state for $70 million to help spur job growth in the state. Andy Beale: Digital Producer- Albuquerque Business First: Email. The Jobs Council, a group of Democratic and Republican legislators as well as cabinet ...

Gov. Walker: Wis. Tops Nation in Wood Furniture Manufacturing Employment - WSAW

7 hours 21 min ago

Gov. Walker: Wis. Tops Nation in Wood Furniture Manufacturing Employment
WSAW
According to a press release from Governor Scott Walker's office, Wisconsin ranks in the top for wood furniture manufacturing employment. The release states while other states saw wood furniture industry employment decline, Wisconsin manufacturers ...

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5 Legitimate Work-From-Home Jobs for At-Home Parents - Forbes

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Forbes

5 Legitimate Work-From-Home Jobs for At-Home Parents
Forbes
The delicate balance between being making money for your family and being available for the people you love is an ongoing tight-rope dance for many families. Working from home sounds like an attractive compromise. But with poor-paying, time-sucking ...

Florida leads nation in new construction jobs - Sun Sentinel

8 hours 22 min ago

Florida leads nation in new construction jobs
Sun Sentinel
Florida led the nation in new construction jobs in October, adding 10.4 percent, or 40,100 jobs since the year before, according to the state. lRelated Construction jobs to grow fastest, economist says · Workplace · Construction jobs to grow fastest ...

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N.C. recoups jobs from recession; still long way to go for full recovery - Triad Business Journal

8 hours 25 min ago

Triad Business Journal

N.C. recoups jobs from recession; still long way to go for full recovery
Triad Business Journal
North Carolina's jobless rate is going down but state has some ways to go before a full recovery. One-of-a-kind in desirable Summerfield location 15 photos. Home of the Day. Sponsor Listing · Jason deBruyn: Staff Writer- Triangle Business Journal ...

Australian Broadcasting Corp slashes jobs, radio - CNNMoney

11 hours 5 min ago

CNNMoney

Australian Broadcasting Corp slashes jobs, radio
CNNMoney
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation will cut 400 jobs and close five radio production centers as government funding shrinks. In addition to the sweeping job cuts, managing director Mark Scott told staff Monday that the ABC would review its property ...
ABC, SBS cuts: one in 10 to lose jobs, regional offices closed – as it happenedThe Guardian

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Many can't get beyond part-time positions - Boston Globe

11 hours 24 min ago

Many can't get beyond part-time positions
Boston Globe
The number of workers stringing together part-time jobs because they can't find full-time employment remains at historically high levels more than five years after the recession ended, another sign that the economic recovery has yet to reach millions ...

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Syngenta Plans Cuts Affecting 1800 Jobs to Reduce Costs - Bloomberg

14 hours 19 sec ago

Bloomberg

Syngenta Plans Cuts Affecting 1800 Jobs to Reduce Costs
Bloomberg
Syngenta AG (SYNN), the world's largest maker of crop chemicals, said it will cut or relocate 1,800 jobs as Chief Executive Officer Mike Mack tries to tackle its cost base in countries such as Switzerland. The cuts are part of a program announced in ...
Syngenta, Swiss Agribusiness, Targets 1800 JobsABC News
Syngenta restructuring affects 1800 jobs worldwideNews & Observer
HomeNewsSyngenta Plans to Cut 1800 Jobs WorldwideAgWeb
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Record numbers of working families in poverty due to low-paid jobs - The Guardian

14 hours 40 min ago

The Guardian

Record numbers of working families in poverty due to low-paid jobs
The Guardian
The report paints a picture of huge numbers trapped on low wages. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian. Gwyn Topham. Monday 24 November 2014 01.00 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email · Share on LinkedIn ...

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Buffalo Niagara region continues to add jobs - Niagara Gazette

16 hours 11 min ago

Buffalo Niagara region continues to add jobs
Niagara Gazette
The Buffalo Niagara Falls region added 1,300 jobs over the past 12 months, according to figures released Thursday by the state Labor Department. But, in the private sector, that increase jumps to 2,300 jobs added, as the area reportedly lost 1,000 ...

Holiday Employment: Tight Market For Employers, Strong For Job Seekers - CBS Local

November 23, 2014 - 11:24pm

Holiday Employment: Tight Market For Employers, Strong For Job Seekers
CBS Local
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — New numbers show the state's unemployment numbers are below 4 percent, suggesting it's a great state to find work in. And this holiday season is offering many opportunities. You could call it a side gig for accounting specialist ...

Australian Broadcasting Corp slashes jobs, radio - WCVB Boston

November 23, 2014 - 10:51pm

WCVB Boston

Australian Broadcasting Corp slashes jobs, radio
WCVB Boston
HONG KONG (CNNMoney) —The Australian Broadcasting Corporation will cut 400 jobs and close five radio production centers as government funding shrinks. Australian Broadcasting Corp slashes... 2min; Europe to vote on Google breakup... Iran nuclear ...
ABC cuts: 400 jobs lost, radio budget slashed and property sold offThe Guardian
ABC set to slash TV and radio jobs, as focus goes onlineThe Age

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Many can't get beyond part-time positions - Boston Globe

November 23, 2014 - 9:43pm

Boston Globe

Many can't get beyond part-time positions
Boston Globe
The number of workers stringing together part-time jobs because they can't find full-time employment remains at historically high levels more than five years after the recession ended, another sign that the economic recovery has yet to reach millions ...

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Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment - KPHO Phoenix

November 23, 2014 - 5:48pm

Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment
KPHO Phoenix
Some of those people are saying they can't get a job because of that card and that Arizona employers might be breaking the law. CBS5 spoke to a young man who preferred to remain anonymous. We will refer to him throughout this story as "Kip." "You ...