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Don't Trust Friday's U.S. Jobs Report - Bloomberg View

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Don't Trust Friday's U.S. Jobs Report
Bloomberg View
The world of finance is drooling to find out what happened to the U.S. jobs market last month, anticipating that the Federal Reserve's September interest-rate decision hinges in large part on that one economic indicator. If the U.S. economy added a ton ...

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Why August's jobs report will disappoint - New York Post

September 2, 2015 - 9:28pm

New York Post

Why August's jobs report will disappoint
New York Post
If this column had sound, I'd be playing organ music right now with the volume climbing like in all those old horror movies — followed by a shriek, “Aiieee!” On Friday, the US Labor Department releases its August employment report and, no matter how ...
Will Jobs Be the Fed's Tiebreaker on Rate Hike?Bloomberg View

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York County Career Fair: six of 16 agencies had no jobs to offer - York Daily Record/Sunday News

September 2, 2015 - 8:56pm

York County Career Fair: six of 16 agencies had no jobs to offer
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Ignacio Sandoval of Adams County fills out a job application Wednesday at the York County Career Fair held at the York County Emergency Services Center in Springettsbury Township. Representatives from 15 county agencies and organizations, as well as ...

Why Your Least Glamorous Jobs Might Be The Most Defining - Forbes

September 2, 2015 - 5:41pm

Why Your Least Glamorous Jobs Might Be The Most Defining
Forbes
Usually, contributors focus on the crescendos of their career. Today, I'd like to talk about my experience waiting tables because I believe that the least glamorous parts of our careers can be the most defining. Long before I became a sales ...

Jobs report could sway Fed decision on rates - USA TODAY

September 2, 2015 - 5:27pm

Jobs report could sway Fed decision on rates
USA TODAY
It could take a blockbuster payroll report Friday to nudge the Federal Reserve into raising interest rates this month, but after recent market turmoil, some economists say the Fed won't move even if the job gains are eye-popping. "September is most ...

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Steve Jobs 'played no role at all' in designing the Apple I or Apple II ... - Business Insider

September 2, 2015 - 4:35pm

Business Insider

Steve Jobs 'played no role at all' in designing the Apple I or Apple II ...
Business Insider
There are two new movies about Steve Jobs about to hit theaters, but if you want to know how things really went down, talk to the man in the center of the action, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. 14-year-old entrepreneur Sarina Khemchandani did just ...

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Hundreds Of Jobs Available Now - WSPA.com

September 2, 2015 - 4:19pm

WSPA.com

Hundreds Of Jobs Available Now
WSPA.com
Hundreds of jobs are up for grabs. It's a September hiring blitz and some companies say they're just waiting for the right person to apply. Washington sues feds over safety of nuclear waste tanks. Updated: 13 mins ago. SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state ...

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Jobs go begging in Fox Cities - Appleton Post Crescent

September 2, 2015 - 3:26pm

Jobs go begging in Fox Cities
Appleton Post Crescent
It would perhaps be simpler to list companies not looking for employees. By the Appleton International Airport, hiring banners wave at Plexus, VF Corp. and School Specialty. Right now, it seems that every firm in the Fox Cities has hung out a “now ...

Steve Jobs is the man on the big screen - USA TODAY

September 2, 2015 - 1:52pm

USA TODAY

Steve Jobs is the man on the big screen
USA TODAY
Hollywood can't get enough of Steve Jobs. The Apple co-founder and tech revolutionary will command the big screen twice before 2015 ends. Alex Gibney's new documentary, Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine, opens Friday (in theaters and on-demand), ...
Alex Gibney takes a bite out of Apple in Steve Jobs: The Man In The MachineA.V. Club Milwaukee
Review: Gibney presents Steve Jobs' darker side in new docuWRAL.com
MOVIE REVIEW: Steve Jobs: A study in contrastsThe MIT Tech
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Apple Heiress Laurene Jobs Leads Investors in Charles King's MACRO - Variety

September 2, 2015 - 1:30pm

Variety

Apple Heiress Laurene Jobs Leads Investors in Charles King's MACRO
Variety
Apple heiress Laurene Powell Jobs is the leading investor in MACRO, the media company founded by former talent agent Charles King to produce content for the African-American, Latino and multicultural markets. Former WME partner King announced ...
Laurene Jobs Bets Former Agent Can Make Hollywood More DiverseBloomberg
Laurene Powell Jobs Leads Investment in Charles King's New Media StartupHollywood Reporter

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$15 Minimum Wage Threatens 5.3 Million US Manufacturing Jobs - Forbes

September 2, 2015 - 11:11am

$15 Minimum Wage Threatens 5.3 Million US Manufacturing Jobs
Forbes
It's a standard part of the current public policy discourse that raising the minimum wage won't have much, if indeed any, effect on the number of jobs available to Americans to do. It's easy enough to show that most of those earning the current minimum ...

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Charlottesville Chamber of Commerce Jobs Report Released - NBC 29 News

September 2, 2015 - 10:43am

NBC 29 News

Charlottesville Chamber of Commerce Jobs Report Released
NBC 29 News
According to the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce's 2015 chamber jobs report, job growth in the greater Charlottesville region was at its best last year. The job report, released Wednesday, shows the number of jobs in the greater ...
Chamber of Commerce Releases Jobs ReportThe Charlottesville Newsplex
Chamber of Commerce releases 2015 Jobs ReportCharlottesville Tomorrow

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Digital manufacturing lab pledges $500000 to jobs campaign - Chicago Tribune

September 2, 2015 - 10:22am

Digital manufacturing lab pledges $500000 to jobs campaign
Chicago Tribune
The Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute pledged $500,000 to help fund a campaign aimed at attracting workers to manufacturing jobs. lRelated Digital Lab for Manufacturing requests research proposals · Business · Digital Lab for ...

Good jobs have the power to change Iowan's lives - DesMoinesRegister.com

September 2, 2015 - 10:02am

Good jobs have the power to change Iowan's lives
DesMoinesRegister.com
Lured by the American Dream, my parents left South Sudan in 1998 and came to the United States with six children, ranging from 4 to 16 years old. They dreamt of steady work that would help our family build a better life; jobs that would provide for our ...

Labor Market Adds 190000 Jobs in August, ADP Employment Report Says - U.S. News & World Report

September 2, 2015 - 9:35am

U.S. News & World Report

Labor Market Adds 190000 Jobs in August, ADP Employment Report Says
U.S. News & World Report
This week's employment data will be crucial to the Fed as it weighs the timing of a pending interest rate hike. FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, file photo, a. U.S. job creation ticked up in August, according to ADP's National Employment Report ...
ADP: Businesses added 190000 jobs in AugustUSA TODAY
Private-Sector Jobs Rise Modestly in AugustWall Street Journal
Private sector firms added solid 190000 jobs in August, ADP reportsLos Angeles Times
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These U.S. Jobs Will See The Biggest Raises Next Year - Bloomberg

September 2, 2015 - 8:59am

Bloomberg

These U.S. Jobs Will See The Biggest Raises Next Year
Bloomberg
Even as the landscape for wages looks bleak, at least one rung of the compensation ladder is doing just fine. And 2016 may be even better. White-collar workers will get the biggest pay boost in eight years as employers compete for the best and ...

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24 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress - Business Insider

September 2, 2015 - 8:48am

Business Insider

24 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress
Business Insider
Here are a few of the big brands who were caught napping by the Chrome... Google is going to start punishing websites that force full-screen app... Today marks the start of a huge event that affects the entire digital... NewsCred's CEO says its new ...

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Wall Street pares gains after weak private jobs data - AG Week

September 2, 2015 - 8:28am

AG Week

Wall Street pares gains after weak private jobs data
AG Week
U.S. stock futures pared some gains on Wednesday, but kept Wall Street on track to open higher, after weaker-than-expected private U.S. jobs data, raising the odds that the Federal Reserve would not raise interest rates this month. Advertisement. ADP ...

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Private sector firms added solid 190000 jobs in August, ADP reports - Los Angeles Times

September 2, 2015 - 8:03am

Los Angeles Times

Private sector firms added solid 190000 jobs in August, ADP reports
Los Angeles Times
Hiring by U.S. firms picked up a bit last month as the private sector added 190,000 net new jobs, payroll firm Automatic Data Processing Inc. said Wednesday. The August figure was below analyst expectations of about 210,000 net new private-sector jobs ...
ADP Employment Change 190K vs 200K ExpectedStreetInsider.com
Private-Sector Jobs Rise Modestly in AugustWall Street Journal
August job creation falls short of hopes: ADPCNBC
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Wall St. pares gains after weak private jobs data - Reuters

September 2, 2015 - 7:52am

Reuters

Wall St. pares gains after weak private jobs data
Reuters
U.S. stock futures pared some gains on Wednesday, but kept Wall Street on track to open higher, after weaker-than-expected private U.S. jobs data, raising the odds that the Federal Reserve would not raise interest rates this month. ADP data showed U.S. ...

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