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South Carolina added 10000 jobs after Tropical Storm Irma dented the economy - Charleston Post Courier

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 3:39pm

Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina added 10000 jobs after Tropical Storm Irma dented the economy
Charleston Post Courier
South Carolina's economy rebounded in October, posting robust job gains after Tropical Storm Irma dented the state's labor market. The passing storm caused one of the state's biggest one-month job losses in years. But October more than made up for it ...

AI and jobs: Here's what one of the leading minds in private equity thinks - GeekWire

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 2:50pm

GeekWire

AI and jobs: Here's what one of the leading minds in private equity thinks
GeekWire
Robert F. Smith, left, of Vista Equity Partners speaks at the EY Strategic Growth Forum. (GeekWire Photo). PALM DESERT, Calif. — There's been a lot of chatter in recent months about the impact of artificial intelligence and machine learning on jobs ...

Texas employment rebounds sharply in October - mySanAntonio.com

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 1:39pm

mySanAntonio.com

Texas employment rebounds sharply in October
mySanAntonio.com
Construction work is carried out at a Houston apartment complex after Hurricane Harvey. Construction jobs rose by 4,500 in Texas during October. Construction work is carried out at a Houston apartment complex after Hurricane Harvey. Construction jobs ...

California employers added jobs in October, and unemployment rate fell - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 12:14pm

Los Angeles Times

California employers added jobs in October, and unemployment rate fell
Los Angeles Times
California added 31,700 net jobs in October and the state unemployment rate fell to 4.9% from 5.1% a month earlier, according to data released Friday by the state's Employment Development Department. Source: California Employment Development ...

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CEOs admit they won't create jobs with their tax cut money - Salon

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 12:10pm

CEOs admit they won't create jobs with their tax cut money
Salon
The centerpiece of the two tax cut bills that are wending their way through Congress is a large reduction in corporate tax rates. According to the White House and other conservative advocates of “supply-side” economics, lowering costs for businesses ...

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This business jet maker will be adding jobs in Wichita - Wichita Eagle

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 12:09pm

Wichita Eagle

This business jet maker will be adding jobs in Wichita
Wichita Eagle
Bombardier Business Aircraft will add about 100 new jobs in Wichita when it transfers interior completions work on its Global 5000 business jet to its site on the west side of Eisenhower National Airport. The move was announced this morning by ...

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Hospitality fuels Orlando jobs; state jobless rate hits new 10-year low - Orlando Sentinel

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 12:04pm

Orlando Sentinel

Hospitality fuels Orlando jobs; state jobless rate hits new 10-year low
Orlando Sentinel
Florida's unemployment rate hit a new 10-year low in October, at 3.6 percent, the lowest jobless rate since February 2007. The Orlando metro area clocked in 3.2 percent unemployment, down from 4.5 percent a year ago. The October jobless rate for ...
Florida jobs recover from Irma, unemployment rate dropsTBO.com
Florida regains jobs in recovery from IrmaThe Ledger

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State report says jobs lost to Irma recovered in October - Ocala

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 11:26am

Ocala

State report says jobs lost to Irma recovered in October
Ocala
Marion County's enemployment rate for October was 4.0 percent, which marked a significant change from 5.9 percent in October 2016. [GateHouse Media file photo]. By Staff report. Friday. Posted at 11:35 AM Updated Nov 17, 2017 at 11:36 AM. Share.
Hospitality fuels Orlando jobs; state jobless rate hits new 10-year lowOrlando Sentinel
Florida jobs recover from Irma, unemployment rate dropsTBO.com

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Oil employment's lagging recovery - Axios

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 10:47am

Oil employment's lagging recovery
Axios
A new presentation from the Dallas Fed has a chart that caught my eye. It shows how employment in one key part of the industry — extraction and supporting activities — has not bounced back alongside U.S. production, which fell sharply in 2015 after ...

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Austin jobless rate at 2.6% as employers add jobs, labor force shrinks - Austin American-Statesman

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 10:43am

Austin American-Statesman

Austin jobless rate at 2.6% as employers add jobs, labor force shrinks
Austin American-Statesman
Employees eat lunch at the new Google offices in Austin earlier this year. Professional, scientific and technical services firms, which provide many of Austin's high-tech jobs, added about 800 positions in October, according to the Texas Workforce ...
Ohio unemployment rate 5.1% in October; state gained 4300 jobscleveland.com
Kansas unemployment drops while the state loses jobsHays Daily News
Despite fewer jobs, Iowa unemployment rate downKCRG

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Hawaii's 'full employment' gets fuller - Hawaii News Now

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 10:38am

Hawaii's 'full employment' gets fuller
Hawaii News Now
Economists call 3 percent joblessness “full employment,” reflecting the belief that anyone who needs a job can find one. Real life can be more complicated. A worker may lack the skills the market needs, or the skill to pass a job interview and actually ...

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Florida jobs recover from Irma, unemployment rate drops - TBO.com

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 10:36am

TBO.com

Florida jobs recover from Irma, unemployment rate drops
TBO.com
Florida's unemployment rate was 3.6 percent in October, down from 3.8 percent in September, state figures released Friday said. Pictured is a job fair. | [Times file photo]. By Malena Carollo, Times Staff Writer. Published: November 17, 2017. Updated: ...
Hospitality fuels Orlando jobs; state jobless rate hits new 10-year lowOrlando Sentinel
State report says jobs lost to Irma recovered in OctoberOcala
Florida regains jobs in recovery from IrmaThe Ledger
Florida Today
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Louisiana nonfarm employment rises slightly, led by growth in construction - The Advocate

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 9:58am

The Advocate

Louisiana nonfarm employment rises slightly, led by growth in construction
The Advocate
Construction projects like the new Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, shown in this Nov. 13 photo, helped lift Louisiana's nonfarm employment in October by 9,200 jobs. Advocate Staff Photo by PATRICK DENNIS. Louisiana's nonfarm employment rose ...

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Indeed's list of 20 jobs that pay over $100K dominated by health, tech - USA TODAY

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 7:04am

USA TODAY

Indeed's list of 20 jobs that pay over $100K dominated by health, tech
USA TODAY
Trying to find a job that pays over $100000? You'll need to start planning early, according to a new list of high-paying jobs compiled by Indeed.

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First Foxconn jobs posted - Journal Times

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 5:30am

Journal Times

First Foxconn jobs posted
Journal Times
A screen at the SC Johnson iMET Center, 2320 Renaissance Blvd. on Oct. 4 states “Racine County Welcomes Foxconn to the Village of Mount Pleasant.” JOURNAL TIMES FILE PHOTO · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. RACINE COUNTY — Shortly ...

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Elon Musk absolutely hated this one thing about Steve Jobs - Fox News

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 3:29am

Fox News

Elon Musk absolutely hated this one thing about Steve Jobs
Fox News
File photo: Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk smiles as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China January 26, 2016. (REUTERS/Bobby Yip). When you are a billionaire tech mogul it's hard to not be compared to those that came before. Take Tesla ...
How the Robot Revolution Could Create 21 Million JobsWall Street Journal

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Ray Yeager: Energy efficiency good for jobs, good for Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Business Times

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 3:19am

Pittsburgh Business Times

Ray Yeager: Energy efficiency good for jobs, good for Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Business Times
As holiday season ramps up and temperatures take a nosedive, I'm thankful for … energy efficiency. Why energy efficiency? Sure, an efficient building keeps its comfort whatever the weather, but the reason I'm thankful is because energy efficiency is ...

Another Bad Year for History Jobs - Inside Higher Ed

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 2:03am

Inside Higher Ed

Another Bad Year for History Jobs
Inside Higher Ed
American Historical Association sees 12 percent decline in openings, for fifth straight year of downward trend. By. Scott Jaschik. November 17, 2017. 6 Comments. Getty Images. The academic job market keeps getting tighter for historians. During the ...

Another View -- Kevin Willis: Don't overlook the potential of jobs in skilled trades - The Union Leader

Employment News - November 17, 2017 - 1:51am

Another View -- Kevin Willis: Don't overlook the potential of jobs in skilled trades
The Union Leader
MAYBE you parents dream of sending your kid to college because you think it's a ticket to a good job. Or, perhaps your idea of “blue collar” work is a job with low pay and limited opportunity. Times have changed and so has the economy. Now, it's ...

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