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Kenya: This Is How We Got Jobs With Multinationals - AllAfrica.com

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Kenya: This Is How We Got Jobs With Multinationals
AllAfrica.com
Google, General Electric, Microsoft, Proctor and Gamble (P&G), IBM, SAP; just to name a few multinationals (MNCs) that have a base in the country. This of course means more job opportunities for young Kenyans who get to work in a dynamic environment ...

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Airbus to cut jobs in corporate shake-up - MarketWatch

4 hours 29 min ago

Airbus to cut jobs in corporate shake-up
MarketWatch
LONDON-- Airbus Group SE is to merge headquarters and eliminate an unspecified number of management jobs in a new restructuring plan to improve profitability and focus more squarely on its largest unit that makes airliners. Europe's top aerospace ...

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Big cat caretaker, Santa's elf: 8 cool travel jobs hiring right now - CNN

September 29, 2016 - 8:43pm

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Big cat caretaker, Santa's elf: 8 cool travel jobs hiring right now
CNN
(CNN) Moving to a deserted island or to Santa Claus Village for a job? Glacier-climbing and lion-attending as your duties? Whether you're looking for a change of scenery or a different lifestyle, here are some roles for globetrotters and adventure ...

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6 unusual travel jobs hiring right now - CNN.com - CNN

September 29, 2016 - 8:11pm

CNN

6 unusual travel jobs hiring right now - CNN.com
CNN
Lighthouse keeper, big-cat caretaker and Santa's postal elf: Recruiters are seeking globe-trotting adventure-seekers hoping to spice up their resume.

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Japan August jobless rate at 3.1 percent, jobs availability at 1.37 - Reuters

September 29, 2016 - 7:02pm

Japan August jobless rate at 3.1 percent, jobs availability at 1.37
Reuters
TOKYO Japan's jobless rate inched up in August and the availability of jobs was unchanged, data from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications showed on Friday. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 3.1 percent from 3.0 percent in ...

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Japan August jobless rate at 3.1 percent, jobs availability at 1.37 - Reuters

September 29, 2016 - 6:52pm

Japan August jobless rate at 3.1 percent, jobs availability at 1.37
Reuters
TOKYO Japan's jobless rate inched up in August and the availability of jobs was unchanged, data from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications showed on Friday. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 3.1 percent from 3.0 percent in ...

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15 Great Seasonal Jobs This Fall And Winter In 2016 - Forbes

September 29, 2016 - 4:40pm

Forbes

15 Great Seasonal Jobs This Fall And Winter In 2016
Forbes
If you're looking to make a few dollars this fall and winter, it is not such a bad idea to look for seasonal work—even as one of Santa Claus's helper elves at the mall. That's just one of a bunch of seasonal work highlighted by part-time and flexible ...

Where The Flexible Jobs Are For People 50+ - Forbes

September 29, 2016 - 3:57pm

Forbes

Where The Flexible Jobs Are For People 50+
Forbes
By Brie Weiler Reynolds, Next Avenue Contributor. A new survey from my company, FlexJobs, of over 1,000 respondents aged 50+ found that flexible work is the No. 1 factor for them when evaluating a job prospect. Flexible work options like telecommuting, ...

Cash transfers reduce employment when not linked to work - American Enterprise Institute

September 29, 2016 - 2:51pm

American Enterprise Institute

Cash transfers reduce employment when not linked to work
American Enterprise Institute
A new study of a conditional cash transfer program in New York City and Memphis, Tennessee, raises questions about the employment effects of government transfers that are not tied to work. work_jobs_labor_market_desk_job_employee_2020_800x469.

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Novo Nordisk to Cut 1000 Jobs Amid Growing Competition - Wall Street Journal

September 29, 2016 - 1:04pm

Wall Street Journal

Novo Nordisk to Cut 1000 Jobs Amid Growing Competition
Wall Street Journal
Novo Nordisk NVO -4.39 % A/S said it will slash around 1,000 jobs in a cost-cutting response to increased competition for its all-important insulin business. The Danish diabetes-treatment specialist said trimming its 42,300-strong workforce would ...
Novo Nordisk to ax 1000 jobs in cost-cutting driveReuters
Novo Nordisk Plans to Cut 1000 Jobs Amid Diabetes Price WarBloomberg
Novo Nordisk cutting 1000 jobs; impact in NC not yet clearWRAL Tech Wire

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The 7 most overrated jobs in college football, from Nebraska to Notre Dame - USA TODAY

September 29, 2016 - 11:01am

USA TODAY

The 7 most overrated jobs in college football, from Nebraska to Notre Dame
USA TODAY
Last week I ranked the best coaching jobs in college football, and this week I wanted to look at another side of it — the most overrated jobs in college football. It should be said that none of these are even remotely bad jobs. These people all get ...

Northwestern Mutual to cut 'hundreds' of jobs - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

September 29, 2016 - 10:52am

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Northwestern Mutual to cut 'hundreds' of jobs
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Milwaukee's Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. said Thursday it plans to cut about 100 jobs this year and hundreds more in 2017. The company current is building a new tower and commons near the lakefront. (Photo: Paul Gores/Milwaukee Journal ...
Northwestern Mutual to eliminate 100 jobs this year; hundreds more in 2017fox6now.com
Northwestern Mutual will cut hundreds of jobsMilwaukee Business Journal
Northwestern Mutual eliminating jobsWMTV

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OutFront: Businesswoman Fights Transphobia With Jobs Program - NBCNews.com

September 29, 2016 - 10:19am

OutFront: Businesswoman Fights Transphobia With Jobs Program
NBCNews.com
Transgender businesswoman Michaela Mendelsohn is helping unemployed transgender people get what they need most: jobs. According to the most recent National Transgender Discrimination Survey, respondents reported experiencing unemployment at ...

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Hollywood endings start with humble first jobs | Reuters - Reuters

September 29, 2016 - 8:02am

Reuters

Hollywood endings start with humble first jobs | Reuters
Reuters
Despite their current world of glamor, not everyone with a Hollywood ending grew up in glitz.

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Jobs on the Line: New Technology Could Replace Millions of Call Center Workers in the Philippines - Newsweek

September 29, 2016 - 6:09am

Newsweek

Jobs on the Line: New Technology Could Replace Millions of Call Center Workers in the Philippines
Newsweek
Danil, 19, is originally from the Philippines but was born and grew up in Greece, after his parents moved there looking for a better life. In 2015 he came to the Philippines, where he got a job in a call center answering and calling Greece customers ...

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Commerzbank plans to cut 9600 jobs - BBC News

September 29, 2016 - 5:39am

BBC News

Commerzbank plans to cut 9600 jobs
BBC News
Germany's second-biggest lender, Commerzbank, is planning to cut 9,600 jobs over the next four years and end dividend payments for the first time. In a statement, the bank said by the end of 2020 it would have "sustainably increased its profitability".
Germany's Commerzbank to cut 7300 jobs in restructuringUSA TODAY
Germany's second largest bank slashes 7300 jobsCNNMoney
Germany's Commerzbank cuts nearly 10000 jobs, halts dividendReuters
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Why Donald Trump's Trade Policies Would Cost Jobs - U.S. News & World Report

September 29, 2016 - 5:06am

U.S. News & World Report

Why Donald Trump's Trade Policies Would Cost Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
To many Americans, Donald Trump's positions on trade seem fair. If China and Mexico are stealing millions of our jobs, we should retaliate. As Trump often says, we're already in a trade war, and we're losing badly, folks. Jacking up the tariffs on ...

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Commerzbank says to cut nearly 10000 jobs, halt dividend - Reuters

September 29, 2016 - 4:55am

Reuters

Commerzbank says to cut nearly 10000 jobs, halt dividend
Reuters
Visitors arrive at Commerzbank's headquarters before the bank's annual news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, February 12, 2016. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski/File Photo. By Jonathan Gould | FRANKFURT. FRANKFURT Commerzbank (CBKG.DE) on ...

Germany's Commerzbank to cut 7300 jobs in restructuring - USA TODAY

September 29, 2016 - 4:54am

USA TODAY

Germany's Commerzbank to cut 7300 jobs in restructuring
USA TODAY
BERLIN - German lender Commerzbank says it expects to cut a net 7,300 full time jobs as part of a restructuring to concentrate on its core businesses. The bank said Thursday that some business activities would be discontinued which, combined with the ...
Commerzbank plans to cut 9600 jobsBBC News
Commerzbank to Slash Jobs, Scrap Dividend in Broad RevampWall Street Journal
Germany's Commerzbank cuts nearly 10000 jobs, halts dividendReuters
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Chicago's 'Obama people' recall key jobs in his White House, Cabinet - Chicago Tribune

September 29, 2016 - 4:54am

Chicago Tribune

Chicago's 'Obama people' recall key jobs in his White House, Cabinet
Chicago Tribune
Chicagoans tell their stories about important policy decisions as well as personal connections with the Obamas. Katherine SkibaContact ReporterChicago Tribune. Barack Obama was elected America's first black president promising hope and change — but ...

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