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Nick Hanauer Is Wrong: It's Investment, Not Demand, That Creates Jobs - Forbes

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Nick Hanauer Is Wrong: It's Investment, Not Demand, That Creates Jobs
Forbes
Many of us will have seen the various pronouncements by Nick Hanauer, the self-made billionaire who attempts to entirely upend conventional economics. At the core of his beliefs is this idea that it is demand which creates both jobs and economic growth ...

Greenville Co. national leader in adding warehouse jobs - The State

July 31, 2015 - 11:05pm

The State

Greenville Co. national leader in adding warehouse jobs
The State
There are five miles of conveyor belts moving merchandise inside Amazon's Lexington County plant. Gerry Melendez gmelendez@thestate.com. i. There are five miles of conveyor belts moving merchandise inside Amazon's Lexington County plant.

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Students find a future through ORNL summer jobs - WBIR-TV

July 31, 2015 - 9:59pm

WBIR-TV

Students find a future through ORNL summer jobs
WBIR-TV
On the left is Megan Fork who works on sampling water in reservoirs. On the right is Chelsea Standish who samples spiders and other insects. (Photo: WBIR). 3 CONNECT 6 TWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. (WBIR) - College students are getting ...

Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years - KSL.com

July 31, 2015 - 9:37pm

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Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years
KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY — Thousands of new jobs are expected to be created during the next decade following two expansion announcements Friday. About 7,000 new full-time positions, boosted by incentives approved by the Governor's Office of Economic ...
Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 jobs over next decadeDeseret News

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Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years - KSL.com

July 31, 2015 - 9:37pm

Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years
KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY — Thousands of new jobs are expected to be created during the next decade following two expansion announcements Friday. About 7,000 new full-time positions, boosted by incentives approved by the Governor's Office of Economic ...

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Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years - KSL.com

July 31, 2015 - 9:37pm

Vivint, SolarCity to create 7000 full-time jobs over 10 years
KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY — Thousands of new jobs are expected to be created during the next decade following two expansion announcements Friday. About 7,000 new full-time positions, boosted by incentives approved by the Governor's Office of Economic ...

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New Rules Limit Impact of Law School-Funded Jobs - Wall Street Journal (blog)

July 31, 2015 - 8:21pm

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New Rules Limit Impact of Law School-Funded Jobs
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Law school graduate employment rates are about to look a little worse at some schools in the wake of a new proposal adopted Friday by accreditors. During a meeting in Chicago, the American Bar Association's accrediting arm voted to limit the amount of ...
Employment Rates for Law School Grads Inch UpBloomberg Big Law Business
Shrinking number of law graduates boosts employment rate for class of 2014ABA Journal

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Employment discrimination: The next frontier for LGBT community - USA TODAY

July 31, 2015 - 6:13pm

USA TODAY

Employment discrimination: The next frontier for LGBT community
USA TODAY
Hundreds of advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights gathered on the steps of the Supreme Court on June 26 to celebrate a historic decision to legalize same-sex marriage. After years of legal battles, the higher court put the issue ...

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Jobs data big, but no slam dunk for rate hike - CNBC

July 31, 2015 - 5:41pm

CNBC

Jobs data big, but no slam dunk for rate hike
CNBC
The July employment report in the coming week might in some ways be like a jump ball in the final minutes of a tied basketball game. That's because there's an atmosphere of August madness around the final few pieces of data the Fed has left to consider ...

Final paychecks mark success of MPLOY program that gave jobs to teens - wreg.com

July 31, 2015 - 5:23pm

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Final paychecks mark success of MPLOY program that gave jobs to teens
wreg.com
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city's program to get teens working and out of harm's way officially wrapped up Friday. More than 1,000 kids picked up their final paychecks from Cook Convention Center. “It feels real good,” program participant Antrenisha Tyler said.

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Herbalife Begins Hiring for Dozens of New Jobs - TWC News

July 31, 2015 - 4:02pm

Herbalife Begins Hiring for Dozens of New Jobs
TWC News
WINSTON-SALEM--A major nutrition company is looking for dozens of workers as it continues its expansion in the Piedmont Triad. On Friday, Herbalife held the first of four job fairs to begin the first phase of hiring for those new jobs, since the ...

500 jobs coming to Kansas City, as military health care services company ... - KSHB

July 31, 2015 - 3:56pm

KSHB

500 jobs coming to Kansas City, as military health care services company ...
KSHB
A health care services company will be opening a location in the Kansas City metro. About 500 new jobs will be created as a result of the opening. KSHB. Copyright 2015 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published ...
TriWest Healthcare Alliance will add 500 jobs in Kansas City by Sept. 8Kansas City Star
Veterans health care firm bringing 250 jobs to NashvilleThe Tennessean
Veterans health care company bringing jobs to NashvilleNashville Business Journal

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Fired Haggen Employees Can Seek New Jobs - KEYT

July 31, 2015 - 3:44pm

KEYT

Fired Haggen Employees Can Seek New Jobs
KEYT
Employees with developmental disabilities in Santa Barbara County fired by the Haggen grocery store chain, are free to seek other employment and the store will try to assist them in securing another job, according to a statement released by the store's ...

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Former Rep. Michaud picked for veterans employment post - Military Times

July 31, 2015 - 3:37pm

Military Times

Former Rep. Michaud picked for veterans employment post
Military Times
President Obama on Thursday tapped the former top Democrat on the House Veterans' Affairs Committee to take over as the top veterans employment official in the Labor Department. Loading… Post to Facebook. Former Rep. Michaud picked for veterans ...
Obama taps Mike Michaud for veterans employment postBangor Daily News

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Week Ahead: July Jobs Report - Fox Business

July 31, 2015 - 3:33pm

Fox Business

Week Ahead: July Jobs Report
Fox Business
The July jobs report is the highlight of next week's economic calendar with the Federal Reserve watching closely for sustained momentum in the all-important labor sector. The labor market is coming off a string of strong monthly reports with the ...

TriWest Healthcare Alliance will add 500 jobs in Kansas City by Sept. 8 - Kansas City Star

July 31, 2015 - 3:19pm

KSHB

TriWest Healthcare Alliance will add 500 jobs in Kansas City by Sept. 8
Kansas City Star
It's not often that a company vows to hire 500 employees in one fell swoop. That's happening right now in Kansas City. TriWest Healthcare Alliance is opening a new facility near Kansas City International Airport and pledges to have 500 workers on board ...
500 jobs coming to Kansas City, as military health care services company ...KSHB
Veterans health care firm bringing 250 jobs to NashvilleThe Tennessean
Veterans health care company bringing jobs to NashvilleNashville Business Journal

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Need a job? Dayton region employers have 21K open jobs - Dayton Business Journal

July 31, 2015 - 12:32pm

Dayton Business Journal

Need a job? Dayton region employers have 21K open jobs
Dayton Business Journal
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services released the latest data on jobs posted online in the 14-county Dayton and west Ohio region, with 20,600 jobs posted online between May 13 and June 13 — 700 ads fewer than the previous month, reflecting ...

Retail jobs mean more than 'Just A Buck' to workers with developmental ... - cleveland.com

July 31, 2015 - 12:04pm

cleveland.com

Retail jobs mean more than 'Just A Buck' to workers with developmental ...
cleveland.com
Just A Buck employs workers with developmental disabilities at its three stores in Parma, Rocky River and South Euclid. Everything in the store costs $1 with proceeds used to pay the workers' salaries. (Chanda Neely, Northeast Ohio Media Group).

California Really Doesn't Need to Worry About Losing Jobs to Texas - Mother Jones

July 31, 2015 - 11:54am

Mother Jones

California Really Doesn't Need to Worry About Losing Jobs to Texas
Mother Jones
Is California losing jobs to Texas, thanks to California's stringent anti-business regulations vs. Texas's wide-open business-friendly environment? It's a question I have only a modest interest in, since there are lots of reasons for states to gain or ...

Yes, Minimum Wage Rises Do Cost Jobs, Why Do You Ask? - Forbes

July 31, 2015 - 11:14am

Yes, Minimum Wage Rises Do Cost Jobs, Why Do You Ask?
Forbes
The current debate over the minimum wage and potential rises in it has everyone being incredibly selective in the evidence that they'll believe over the effects of it. There's everything from the reasonable and careful papers that point out that we've ...