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Tennessee ranks No. 1 in foreign investment jobs - The Tennessean

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The Tennessean

Tennessee ranks No. 1 in foreign investment jobs
The Tennessean
Gov. Bill Haslam and Seung Hwa Suh, vice chairman and CEO of Hankook Tire, announce that Hankook will build a facility in Clarksville, creating 1,800 jobs. (Photo: File / Gannett Tennessee ). 61 CONNECT 12 TWEET 7 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAIL ...

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Jobs Outlook Grim in Countries With More Disengaged Workers - Gallup.com

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Jobs Outlook Grim in Countries With More Disengaged Workers
Gallup.com
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Actively disengaged employees may be costly to their country's economy and to their company's bottom line. Across 90 countries surveyed between 2011 and 2012, unemployment and underemployment rates were higher in those with ...

This Halloween, Ebola Researcher and Kindergarten Teacher Among America's ... - Forbes

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Business Insider

This Halloween, Ebola Researcher and Kindergarten Teacher Among America's ...
Forbes
What job would scare you the most? I'd say bomb squad technician, hostage negotiator or firefighter. But in a survey released in time for Halloween, CareerBuilder, the Chicago-based job listing outfit, shows that Americans are more scared of ...
Study Reveals the 5 Scariest Jobs this HalloweenPayScale Career News
These are the jobs we fear the mostseattlepi.com

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Linamar expanding Arden plant, adding 150 jobs - Asheville Citizen-Times

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Asheville Citizen-Times

Linamar expanding Arden plant, adding 150 jobs
Asheville Citizen-Times
Neil Metcalf cleans and inspects a hub piece at Linamar in South Asheville. (Photo: Citizen-Times photo). 11 CONNECT 14 TWEET 6 LINKEDIN 2 COMMENTEMAILMORE. ARDEN – Another 150 new jobs are coming to Buncombe County, care of Linamar ...
Linamar announces additional $115 million expansion, 150 new jobsMountain Xpress (blog)

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Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue Failing - Forbes

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Center For American Progress

Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue Failing
Forbes
The new gainful employment rules are out from the U.S. Department of Education and, predictably, nearly everyone is mad. People on the left don't think they go far enough in terms of putting for-profit higher education operators out of business ...
Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ...U.S. News & World Report
Examining Gainful Employment in Career EducationCenter For American Progress
For-profit colleges face crackdown — 'gainful employment' ruleWorcester Telegram
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Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data - Opelousas Daily World

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Opelousas Daily World

Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data
Opelousas Daily World
Greg Albrecht, left, during an appearance at the Press Club of Baton Rouge last year. 2 CONNECT 1 TWEET 1 LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. BATON ROUGE – The Legislature's chief economist says Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration has been ...
Bobby Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data, economist saysThe Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

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Seth Rogen Joining Christian Bale in the Steve Jobs Movie - Vanity Fair

October 30, 2014 - 11:02pm

Vanity Fair

Seth Rogen Joining Christian Bale in the Steve Jobs Movie
Vanity Fair
With Christian Bale on board for the lead role, the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic is adding another A-list actor to the lineup. The Wrap reports that Seth Rogen is “being eyed” to play Steve Wozniak, the computer programmer who co-founded Apple with Jobs ...
New Casting Information For Steve Jobs FilmThe Inquisitr
Seth Rogen in talks to play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in ...Fortune
Seth Rogen eyed for Wozniak role in Steve Jobs filmUSA TODAY
Consequence of Sound -HitFix -CBS News
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US Solar Panel Maker to Add 200 Jobs and Expand Its Plant - New York Times

October 30, 2014 - 6:18pm

New York Times

US Solar Panel Maker to Add 200 Jobs and Expand Its Plant
New York Times
SolarWorld Americas, the Oregon-based module manufacturer announced a $10 million expansion of its plant on Thursday because of increased demand. Credit Thomas Patterson for The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading ...
SolarWorld to Add Production Line and Jobs in Oregon as China Trade Fight ...Breaking Energy
SolarWorld To Expand, Add 200 Jobs At Hillsboro PlantKUOW News and Information
SolarWorld plans million expansion, will add 200 jobsPortland Tribune
KTVZ -Northwest Public Radio
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Missouri will fund 2000 St. Louis area youth jobs next summer - STLtoday.com

October 30, 2014 - 5:31pm

CBS Local

Missouri will fund 2000 St. Louis area youth jobs next summer
STLtoday.com
Missouri will help fund summer jobs next year for 2,000 young people in the St. Louis area, Gov. Jay Nixon announced Thursday. The number is up from 500 hired last summer under the program, which is targeted at low-income youth. The state expects to ...
Gov. Nixon announces summer jobs program for 2000 peoplefox2now.com
Gov. Nixon Announces Summer Jobs Plan In WellstonCBS Local
Nixon unveils jobs program in St. Louis CountyColumbia Missourian

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Legitimate work from home jobs that really pay - WCPO

October 30, 2014 - 5:14pm

WCPO

Legitimate work from home jobs that really pay
WCPO
Go inside the ballot box and learn who Steve Pendery is. Coming up on another campaign,… Behind the ballot: Campbell Co.'s Steve Pendery. More Govt & Politics. Education. Back All Education. Education. 377242466 - Education ...

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Mary Burke says U.S. added jobs at twice Wisconsin's rate - PolitiFact

October 30, 2014 - 4:21pm

PolitiFact

Mary Burke says U.S. added jobs at twice Wisconsin's rate
PolitiFact
President Barack Obama campaigns for Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke during a rally at the North Division High School, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo. Introducing President Barack Obama in Milwaukee, ...
Letter: Burke shipped jobs overseasWisconsin Rapids Tribune
Walker and Burke on Wisconsin jobsFourth Estate Newspaper

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Seth Rogen may play Steve Wozniak alongside Christian Bale as Steve Jobs - The Verge

October 30, 2014 - 2:23pm

Seth Rogen may play Steve Wozniak alongside Christian Bale as Steve Jobs
The Verge
Not only has the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic likely found an actor to play Jobs, it may have found an actor to play Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak too: according to The Wrap, Seth Rogen is being considered for the role. Variety reports more definitely ...

Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ... - U.S. News & World Report

October 30, 2014 - 1:17pm

Center For American Progress

Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ...
U.S. News & World Report
New regulations from the Department of Education and Secretary Arne Duncan could leave for-profit colleges ineligible for federal financial aid. By Allie Bidwell Oct. 30, 2014 | 2:16 p.m. EDT + More. The Obama administration released new rules intended ...
Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue FailingForbes
Examining Gainful Employment in Career EducationCenter For American Progress
For-profit colleges face crackdown — 'gainful employment' ruleWorcester Telegram

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For-Profit Programs Face 'Gainful Employment' Rule - ABC News

October 30, 2014 - 11:23am

For-Profit Programs Face 'Gainful Employment' Rule
ABC News
For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal government. Schools with career-oriented programs that fail to comply with the new rule announced Thursday by the Obama administration ...

Tim Cook Just Changed America In A Way Steve Jobs Never Could - Huffington Post

October 30, 2014 - 10:46am

Tim Cook Just Changed America In A Way Steve Jobs Never Could
Huffington Post
Maybe someday we'll complain about Corporate America's shortage of LGBT executives, just as we complain now about the number of women and minorities at the top. And that will be an improvement -- because once Corporate America barely ...

New gainful employment rule is weak, but predatory for-profit colleges remain ... - Huffington Post

October 30, 2014 - 8:18am

Huffington Post

New gainful employment rule is weak, but predatory for-profit colleges remain ...
Huffington Post
The Obama administration is releasing its "gainful employment" rule, aimed at curbing abuses by federally-funded career colleges, at 7 am Thursday. I can't fully evaluate the rule without seeing its details. But I have obtained a press release and fact ...

Thousands of Middle-Skill Jobs Unfilled in New York City - U.S. News & World Report

October 30, 2014 - 7:46am

Thousands of Middle-Skill Jobs Unfilled in New York City
U.S. News & World Report
Health care and information technology sectors will see double-digit growth during the next 5 years. Volunteering at a hospital, office or clinic is a productive way to pass the time. A new report claims there are thousands of unfilled jobs in health ...

New Gainful Employment Rules Tighten Screws On For-Profit Colleges - Forbes

October 30, 2014 - 6:18am

New Gainful Employment Rules Tighten Screws On For-Profit Colleges
Forbes
The Department of Education will announce this morning new regulations governing all sectors of college education. These rules build upon the Obama administration's ongoing Gainful Employment initiatives that strengthened benchmarks that higher ...

Scott Walker says his 250000 jobs promise was a "big goal" - PolitiFact

October 30, 2014 - 4:05am

Scott Walker says his 250000 jobs promise was a "big goal"
PolitiFact
In a TV ad that sounds like a closing argument for the Nov. 4, 2014 election, a hoarse Gov. Scott Walker takes on Mary Burke's criticism over private-sector job growth that has lagged behind the national average on his watch. "Before we took office ...

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Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data - Shreveport Times

October 30, 2014 - 3:54am

Shreveport Times

Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data
Shreveport Times
BATON ROUGE – The Legislature's chief economist says Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration has been misinterpreting employment data, inaccurately saying the state is outperforming much of the region and the nation in its job growth. “It is obvious that ...
Bobby Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data, economist saysThe Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

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