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Is Employment Strengthening? - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Employment News - September 14, 2014 - 3:40am

Is Employment Strengthening?
Seeking Alpha (registration)
The Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly Job's Situation is one of the most awaited reports. Pundits (including members of the Federal Reserve) talk about being in an employment strengthening cycle. (click to enlarge). The degree employment is ...

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Is Employment Strengthening? - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Employment News - September 14, 2014 - 3:40am

Is Employment Strengthening?
Seeking Alpha (registration)
The Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly Job's Situation is one of the most awaited reports. Pundits (including members of the Federal Reserve) talk about being in an employment strengthening cycle. (click to enlarge). The degree employment is ...

Quirkiest jobs in the world - BBC News

Employment News - September 14, 2014 - 2:14am

Quirkiest jobs in the world
BBC News
What makes one nation unique from another? Culture, religion, politics, geography and jobs —yes, jobs. We turned to question-and-answer-site Quora to find out unique jobs that only exist in specific countries. Here's what respondents had to say about ...

Smith's plans to add hundreds of jobs - St. George Daily Spectrum

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 10:57pm

Smith's plans to add hundreds of jobs
St. George Daily Spectrum
Patrons file in and out of the Smith's Food and Drug store Friday in St. George. Smith's parent company, Kroger, has announced that it plans to add 20,000 jobs, with more than 400 of those coming at Smith's stores that it operates in seven states ...

More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada - Reno Gazette-Journal

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 10:12pm

More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada
Reno Gazette-Journal
Rob Dunbar flies his drone in a net-enclosed area in the Drone Zone during the Reno Air Races on Sept. 12, 2014. (Photo: Andy Barron/RGJ)Buy Photo. 9 CONNECT 18 TWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. Brush up on your video-game skills.

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Jobs With Nonprofits - New York Times

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 1:30pm

New York Times

Jobs With Nonprofits
New York Times
Readers respond to a letter urging college graduates to consider work in the public sector. To the Editor: Several million college seniors are back to school and staring the transition to the working world in the face. Nearly half of those in career ...

Faces of minimum wage: Trying to escape string of low-paying jobs - Chicago Sun-Times

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 11:26am

Chicago Sun-Times

Faces of minimum wage: Trying to escape string of low-paying jobs
Chicago Sun-Times
Editor's note: Minimum wage workers protest nationwide, pleading for hikes at federal, state and local levels. Businesses fear potential harm from such a mandate, predicting layoffs and higher prices. In Chicago, some aldermen sought a $15 minimum; a ...

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Steve Jobs Turned Out To Be Completely Wrong About The Key Reason People ... - Business Insider

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 9:36am

Business Insider

Steve Jobs Turned Out To Be Completely Wrong About The Key Reason People ...
Business Insider
The launch of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus — and the latter's massive 5.5-inch screen — appear to prove Apple founder Steve Jobs was completely wrong when he said in 2010 "no one" would want to buy a phone with a big screen. And while this sort of ...
The Apple Watch Is Steve Jobs' iPod Launch All Over AgainWired
Apple Seems to Think Steve Jobs's Wonderful iPhone Was Too SmallBusinessweek
Samsung uses Steve Jobs quote to toss bile at AppleCNET
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Steve Jobs' office at Apple is still exactly how he left it - Quartz

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 4:22am

Business Insider

Steve Jobs' office at Apple is still exactly how he left it
Quartz
Apple CEO Tim Cook just taped a long interview with Charlie Rose, part one of which will air tonight. In these three clips, he briefly discusses his mentor Steve Jobs, his thoughts on the TV industry (“stuck back in the '70s”), and why he bought Beats ...
Apple CEO Tim Cook talks Steve Jobs, Beats, and why TV is stuck in the '70sThe Verge
How Steve Jobs Convinced Tim Cook To Work For AppleBusiness Insider
Apple's Tim Cook on TV, Steve Jobs, iPhone 6WDIV Detroit

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500-plus jobs on tap at CannaSearch fair - The Denver Post

Employment News - September 13, 2014 - 1:12am

500-plus jobs on tap at CannaSearch fair
The Denver Post
When CannaSearch job fair debuted in Denver in March, just a few months after legal recreational marijuana sales began in Colorado, organizers were overwhelmed by more than 1,200 job seekers, many from out of state. When the second CannaSearch ...
Marijuana job fair expands: CannaSearch has 500+ jobsThe Cannabist

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High public employment hurts state's economy - Montgomery Advertiser

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 8:59pm

High public employment hurts state's economy
Montgomery Advertiser
Some states across the nation are attempting to rein in out-of-control public sector compensation. Other states are struggling with oversized public employment. Only two states are struggling with both. You probably guessed it: Alabama is one of them.

Marijuana job fair expands: CannaSearch has 500+ jobs - The Cannabist

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 6:15pm

Marijuana job fair expands: CannaSearch has 500+ jobs
The Cannabist
A cannabis plant greets job seekers as they sign in at CannaSearch, Colorado's first cannabis job fair, on March 13, 2014 in Denver. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images). Marijuana job fair expands: CannaSearch has 500+ jobs. Tweet this story; Facebook; Share ...
500-plus jobs on tap at CannaSearch fairThe Denver Post

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IDOT names 103 remaining clout hires but says their jobs are safe - Chicago Sun-Times

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 5:58pm

Chicago Sun-Times

IDOT names 103 remaining clout hires but says their jobs are safe
Chicago Sun-Times
SPRINGFIELD — More than 100 clouted state transportation employees who were part of what the state's top ethics watchdog dubbed an improper hiring scheme will get to keep their jobs, Gov. Pat Quinn's administration announced late Friday. The move to ...
Illinois still employs 173 improperly hired staffers; majority given jobs ...Greenfield Daily Reporter

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State-by-state figures show an uneven jobs recovery - azcentral.com

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 5:49pm

State-by-state figures show an uneven jobs recovery
azcentral.com
Chart shows job growth in each U.S. state and its progress in recovering all jobs lost in the Great Recession. State job recoveries are shown as a percentage of employment at the start of the Great Recession. Click on the boxes to see any state, states ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks Steve Jobs, Beats, and why TV is stuck in the '70s - The Verge

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 5:16pm

NBCNews.com

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks Steve Jobs, Beats, and why TV is stuck in the '70s
The Verge
Apple CEO Tim Cook recently taped a lengthy, two-part interview with Charlie Rose, and the first half of their discussion will air tonight. Thanks to some preview clips that've been released ahead of the show, we know at least three topics that will ...
Jobs was a visionary, Cook relies on others to dreamBDlive

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Met Opera Cuts 22 Nonunion Jobs, Mainly Through Layoffs - New York Times

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 4:00pm

Wall Street Journal

Met Opera Cuts 22 Nonunion Jobs, Mainly Through Layoffs
New York Times
The Metropolitan Opera, which promised to match the pay cuts that its major unions agreed to last month with equivalent cuts to its nonunion payroll, said on Friday afternoon that it was eliminating 22 of its 254 administrative positions, mostly ...
Metropolitan Opera Eliminates Administrative JobsWall Street Journal

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Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kids - Today.com

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 1:51pm

Cult of Mac

Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kids
Today.com
He made screens as irresistible as candy to children, but it turns out Steve Jobs wasn't a fan of his own kids spending time glued to the electronic gadgets he invented. In a column published in The New York Times this week, titled "Steve Jobs Was a ...
Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech ParentHuffington Post
Fantasy keynote shows how Steve Jobs would have sold us on Apple WatchCult of Mac
Apple's Steve Jobs didn't let his children have iPads and limited their tech ...Daily Mail
Fast Company -The Independent
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The Most In-Demand (And Aging) Engineering Jobs - Forbes

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 10:57am

The Most In-Demand (And Aging) Engineering Jobs
Forbes
Not pre-med. Not business. Not computer science. The most popular college major choice for high school seniors surveyed by CareerBuilder—the majority of whom already have a career in mind—is engineering. We can debate how many of these students ...

The Worst Jobs for Your Health - U.S. News & World Report

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 9:43am

Music Times

The Worst Jobs for Your Health
U.S. News & World Report
These professionals perform important tasks in our society, but do so with physical and emotional risk. Construction workers assembling a steel frame. Your health could be at risk if you hold one of these occupations. By Jada A. Graves Sept. 12, 2014 ...
What The Worst Jobs Report Of The Year Really Tells Us [Dow Jones Industrial ...ETF Daily News
Music and Film Industries Drop More Than 30000 Jobs during 2014 According to ...Music Times

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Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech Parent - Huffington Post

Employment News - September 12, 2014 - 8:27am

Cult of Mac

Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech Parent
Huffington Post
Apple CEO Steve Jobs gestures to his audience during a keynote address to the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma) | ASSOCIATED PRESS. Share · Tweet. Email. Comment. Share on ...
Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kidsToday.com
Fantasy keynote shows how Steve Jobs would have sold us on Apple WatchCult of Mac
Apple's Steve Jobs didn't let his children have iPads and limited their tech ...Daily Mail
Fast Company -The Independent
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