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GE Cuts Jobs, Closes Foundry at Lufkin Unit - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 4:33pm

Wall Street Journal

GE Cuts Jobs, Closes Foundry at Lufkin Unit
Wall Street Journal
General Electric Co. GE -2.93 % plans to close a historic foundry and eliminate more than 250 jobs at its oil-field services unit in Lufkin, Texas, as the company deals with a drop in demand for drilling equipment in the wake of plunging oil prices. GE ...
GE cutting 262 more Lufkin oil unit jobs in TexasReuters

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Information session on SolarCity jobs Wednesday - Buffalo News

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 1:43pm

Information session on SolarCity jobs Wednesday
Buffalo News
An information session on SolarCity job opportunities will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Buffalo Employment and Training Center, 7 Goodell St. Information will be provided to city residents on training and skills needed to get hired at ...

Texas adds 35800 jobs in July, but oil and gas employment still muddled in ... - Chron.com (blog)

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 1:31pm

Chron.com (blog)

Texas adds 35800 jobs in July, but oil and gas employment still muddled in ...
Chron.com (blog)
A worker uses a cart to get around the grounds of the Grand Eagle Ford Lodge of Tilden in Tilden, Texas, Tuesday, February 10, 2015. With the drop in the price of oil that lead to lower gasoline prices, activity across the Eagle Ford Shale play has ...
Fed: Texas added 38500 jobs in JulyLongview News-Journal

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Iain Duncan Smith criticises employers over disability employment gap - The Guardian

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 12:48pm

The Guardian

Iain Duncan Smith criticises employers over disability employment gap
The Guardian
The minister for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan-Smith, admits a leaflet about benefits containing fake quotes from fictitious claimants was 'wrong'. Patrick Butler Social policy editor. Monday 24 August 2015 13.47 EDT Last modified on Monday 24 August ...
Sick benefit claimants will be told to take jobsThe Times (subscription)

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Robots Won't Steal All The Jobs -- But They'll Transform The Way We Work - Forbes

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 12:47pm

Forbes

Robots Won't Steal All The Jobs -- But They'll Transform The Way We Work
Forbes
Forrester Research is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. We work with business and technology leaders to develop customer-obsessed strategies that drive growth. Forrester's unique insights are grounded in annual ...
Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They'll Give Us New OnesWired
Artificial Intelligence growth will cost US workforce a net 7% of jobs over ...The Drum

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Internships open doors from college to jobs - Press of Atlantic City

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 12:22pm

Press of Atlantic City

Internships open doors from college to jobs
Press of Atlantic City
Intern and Stockton University student Jamie Mallia, of Galloway Twp., left, works with accountant John Rudisill, of Absecon, Wednesday Aug. 19, 2015, in Galloway Township. INTERNSHIPS. Michael Ein / Staff Photographer ...

Local Jobs: Coca-Cola, Michael's, The Fresh Market - Patch.com

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 11:31am

Patch.com

Local Jobs: Coca-Cola, Michael's, The Fresh Market
Patch.com
Here are a dozen jobs pulled from the Patch Chicago Jobs Board. Click through to read about the position and apply. You'll find more jobs through our Jobs Board search tool. Assistant Store Manager, Michael's, Skokie. More from ...

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Tech-Long adding space, 130 jobs in Duluth - Atlanta Business Chronicle (blog)

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 10:03am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Tech-Long adding space, 130 jobs in Duluth
Atlanta Business Chronicle (blog)
Tech-Long USA, a Chinese packaging technology firm and Coca-Cola Co. supplier, will invest $5 million in a Metro Atlanta expansion that will create 130 jobs. Guangzhou, China-based Tech-Long is the largest supplier of packaging systems and ...
Chinese-based manufacturer bringing 130 new jobs to DuluthAtlanta Journal Constitution

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Facebook bars posting of reports showing immigrants taking jobs from Americans - Washington Examiner

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 9:53am

The American Bazaar

Facebook bars posting of reports showing immigrants taking jobs from Americans
Washington Examiner
Facebook temporarily banned users from posting reports by an immigration watchdog analyzing federal statistics that show immigrants in general, and illegal immigrants specifically, are taking a big share of new jobs that come open in America, according ...
FB apologizes for banning posts on immigrants 'taking' jobs from AmericansThe American Bazaar
Facebook Bans Posts About Immigrants Taking Jobs From AmericansSputnik International

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Study: Technology has created more jobs than it destroyed - whnt.com

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 9:52am

whnt.com

Study: Technology has created more jobs than it destroyed
whnt.com
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — If history repeats itself, then most of us won't have to worry about technology killing off our jobs. For a century and a half, computers, machines, and robots have created more jobs than they have destroyed, according to new ...

25 Part-time Jobs in Nashua - Patch.com

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 8:12am

25 Part-time Jobs in Nashua
Patch.com
There are hundreds of Nashua jobs on the Nashua Patch Job Board. Below are recent listings. Search more Nashua jobs or post a listing. More from Nashua Patch. Nashua Man Indicted for Moving Dead Body, Impeding Investigation ...

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The best paid jobs in America for 2015 - SFGate

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 7:51am

SFGate

The best paid jobs in America for 2015
SFGate
Healthcare professions dominated a job site's list of the best paid occupations in America. One of the most popular jobs in Texas also made the list. Surgeons topped the ranking, earning $352,220. But job site CareerCast also named some caveats that ...

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Daimler Cutting 1500 Brazil Truck Jobs as Demand Plunges - Bloomberg

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 7:25am

Bloomberg

Daimler Cutting 1500 Brazil Truck Jobs as Demand Plunges
Bloomberg
Daimler AG is eliminating 1,500 jobs at its Brazilian truckmaking division as demand for commercial vehicles in the country shows no sign of recovery. Workers at one of the plants affected went on strike in response, and the German company's stock fell ...
Daimler Cutting 1500 Truck Jobs in Brazil as Demand PlungesTransport Topics Online
Daimler to cut another 1500 jobs at Brazil truck plantEconomic Times

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Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They'll Give Us New Ones - Wired

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 6:04am

Wired

Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They'll Give Us New Ones
Wired
At the Dusseldorf airport, robotic valet parking is now reality. You step out of your car. You press a button on a touch screen. And then a machine lifts your car off the ground, moving all three tons of it into a kind of aerial parking bay. Built by a ...
Robots Won't Steal All The Jobs -- But They'll Transform The Way We WorkForbes

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Help wanted: Jobs for vulnerable youth - Crain's New York Business

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 2:01am

Crain's New York Business

Help wanted: Jobs for vulnerable youth
Crain's New York Business
I was only 14, but my summer job as a YMCA swim instructor in Springfield, Mass., is still fresh in my mind. When I taught my guppies how to flutter kick, I made sure their little feet were making as many bubbles as possible. That summer job, and all ...

Will technologists digitize themselves out of jobs someday? - ZDNet

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 1:22am

ZDNet

Will technologists digitize themselves out of jobs someday?
ZDNet
In the last 140 years, technology has created more jobs than it has destroyed. IT managers and consultants have been the beneficiaries of the digital revolution over the past two decades. Can these good times last, or will IT jobs themselves also be ...

An impediment to employment - Albuquerque Journal

Employment News - August 24, 2015 - 12:02am

Albuquerque Journal

An impediment to employment
Albuquerque Journal
Joseph Martinez, who works in the wood shop at Fathers Building Futures, makes a jig that will be used in the construction of caskets. The wood shop makes a variety of products and provides job training for formerly incarcerated men.

California's colossal green jobs failure - West Virginia MetroNews

Employment News - August 23, 2015 - 11:24pm

California's colossal green jobs failure
West Virginia MetroNews
As economy and business columnist Robert Samuelson points out, the money for government jobs has to come from someplace else, generally taxes or loans. “But if the people whose money is taken via taxation or borrowing had kept the money, they would ...

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Public Release: 24-Aug-2015 Lightness/darkness of skin affects male immigrants ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Employment News - August 23, 2015 - 11:04pm

Public Release: 24-Aug-2015 Lightness/darkness of skin affects male immigrants ...
EurekAlert (press release)
CHICAGO -- Skin color is a significant factor in the probability of employment for male immigrants to the United States, according to a new study by two University of Kansas (KU) researchers. The researchers, Andrea Gomez Cervantes, a doctoral ...

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Employment: MT needs good manufacturing jobs - The Missoulian

Employment News - August 23, 2015 - 11:01pm

Employment: MT needs good manufacturing jobs
The Missoulian
BILLINGS – Stillwater Mining Co. announced Monday it is laying off 119 workers at its Nye mine and Columbus smelter – about 7 percent of its t… Read more · New ammo warehouse promises 1 million .22 rounds on opening day. FAIRBANKS - Drawn by ...

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