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Ten Ways Smart People Get Stuck In Dumb Jobs - Forbes

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 8:31pm

Forbes

Ten Ways Smart People Get Stuck In Dumb Jobs
Forbes
Dear Liz,. Over the past six months I've come to the realization that my job is not a good fit for me anymore. I can do the job in my sleep and my manager doesn't want me to take on any more responsibility. I'm bored, I don't get paid enough and I'm ...

Top 10 Jobs That Are Fun (Video) - Small Business Trends

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 5:00pm

Top 10 Jobs That Are Fun (Video)
Small Business Trends
When you're bored, the day drags by and it's hard to feel motivated. Your work feels like work and that's never a good thing. How can you avoid being bored at work? By finding a job that engages you, a job like one of the 10 in the video above.

Hillary Clinton on jobs: CNN's Reality Check vets the claims - CNN

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 2:40pm

CNN

Hillary Clinton on jobs: CNN's Reality Check vets the claims
CNN
Washington (CNN) Reality Check: Jobs and college degrees in 2020 (August 11, 2016). By Eve Bower, CNN. Speaking to a crowd gathered at a tool manufacturing plant in Michigan, Hillary Clinton called for a national campaign to address the changing job ...

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Immigrants Don't Steal Jobs or Wages. Billionaires Do. - Common Dreams (press release)

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 12:45pm

Common Dreams (press release)

Immigrants Don't Steal Jobs or Wages. Billionaires Do.
Common Dreams (press release)
We know that "political decision-making in this country is driven by corporate and ultra-wealthy elites, not by the democratic majority," the author writes. (Photo: Sean Davis/flickr/cc). With the advent of Donald Trump, what was once covert in the ...

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Jobs Recovery Reaches Plateau, Posing a Challenge for Forecasters - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 12:03pm

Wall Street Journal

Jobs Recovery Reaches Plateau, Posing a Challenge for Forecasters
Wall Street Journal
After a half-decade of steady gains, the U.S. labor market appears to be leveling off. What that plateau means for the economy's trajectory is one of the biggest ...

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Jobs, Justice, and the Clean-Energy Future - Common Dreams (press release)

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 11:21am

Common Dreams (press release)

Jobs, Justice, and the Clean-Energy Future
Common Dreams (press release)
Good news: the U.S. can meet its necessary greenhouse gas reduction targets while also creating half-a-million jobs annually. (Photo: Linh Do/flickr/cc). Today, there are 400 parts per million (PPM) of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, far above the ...

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BILL CRAWFORD: Mississippi needs more private sector jobs - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 10:23am

BILL CRAWFORD: Mississippi needs more private sector jobs
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
For decades, the U.S. Census Bureau has published data on income and poverty. Related news stories have consistently focused on Mississippi's humble rankings. Just released statistics show Mississippi continues to be the poorest state with the highest ...

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Working For Steve Jobs And Johnny Cash Taught This Leader Two Valuable Communication Secrets - Forbes

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 9:02am

Working For Steve Jobs And Johnny Cash Taught This Leader Two Valuable Communication Secrets
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Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs - Chicago Tribune

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 8:33am

Chicago Tribune

Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs
Chicago Tribune
Truck driver Scott Spindola maneuvers his big rig around the Shippers Transport Express yard in Carson. Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times. Truck driver Scott Spindola maneuvers his big rig around the Shippers Transport Express yard in Carson. Truck driver ...

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Employment in the Calumet Region - nwitimes.com

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 7:11am

Employment in the Calumet Region
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Joseph S. Pete is a Lisagor Award-winning business reporter who covers steel, industry, unions, the ports, retail, banking and more. The Indiana University grad has been with The Times since 2013 and blogs about craft beer, culture and the military.

Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 5:35am

Los Angeles Times

Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs
Los Angeles Times
Trucking paid for Scott Spindola to take a road trip down the coast of Spain, climb halfway up Machu Picchu, and sample a Costa Rican beach for two weeks. The 44-year-old from Covina now makes up to $70,000 per year, with overtime, hauling goods from ...

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Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 5:35am

Los Angeles Times

Self-driving trucks threaten one of America's top blue-collar jobs
Los Angeles Times
Trucking paid for Scott Spindola to take a road trip down the coast of Spain, climb halfway up Machu Picchu, and sample a Costa Rican beach for two weeks. The 44-year-old from Covina now makes up to $70,000 per year, with overtime, hauling goods from ...

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Solar project to bring jobs to unemployed coal workers - The Southern

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 5:04am

The Southern

Solar project to bring jobs to unemployed coal workers
The Southern
Rob Mathis working for CH Electrical installs a panel on a bank of solar panels at Blue Sky Vineyard in Makanda on Aug. 12. prev. next. A solar energy company has announced a new project in Southern Illinois that will retrain former coal industry ...

Blue Jackets | Promising prospects get chance to challenge veterans for jobs - Columbus Dispatch

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 4:47am

Columbus Dispatch

Blue Jackets | Promising prospects get chance to challenge veterans for jobs
Columbus Dispatch
View Slideshow Kyle Robertson | Dispatch The Blue Jackets Josh Anderson, center, battles for the puck in a January game. The 22-year-old power forward could see more playing time because of an injury to David Clarkson and the contract buyout of Jared ...

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Wells Fargo fraud case could cost industry thousands of jobs - New York Post

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 12:46am

New York Post

Wells Fargo fraud case could cost industry thousands of jobs
New York Post
Wells Fargo has set the US banking industry on an irreversible course of massive labor market destruction, analysts say. Tens of thousands of workers at US consumer banks are expected to be eliminated much sooner than many had anticipated after Wells ...
'You Should Resign': Watch Sen. Elizabeth Warren Grill Wells Fargo CEO John StumpfNPR

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On the Issues — Economy/Jobs - nwitimes.com

Employment News - September 25, 2016 - 12:06am

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On the Issues — Economy/Jobs
nwitimes.com
The three candidates vying to represent Indiana in the U.S. Senate have different beliefs about the federal government's role in the economy and distinct plans to create jobs and continue the nation's economic growth. Here they are, provided by their ...

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Mississippi holding steady in construction jobs - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Employment News - September 24, 2016 - 7:46pm

Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi holding steady in construction jobs
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Mississippi held steady in construction employment between July and August with a 500-job gain that ranked it sixth nationally, , according to an analysis of Labor Department data released last week by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Michigan Quintuplets Work First Jobs Together at the Same McDonald's - Breitbart News

Employment News - September 24, 2016 - 6:08pm

Breitbart News

Michigan Quintuplets Work First Jobs Together at the Same McDonald's
Breitbart News
Five siblings born at the same time are now working at the same McDonald's in Michigan, where two of the siblings filed their applications on the same day, M Live reports. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER. Lucas and Lauren Curtis began working on the ...

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The top 9 languages for the highest-paid jobs in Britain - Business Insider

Employment News - September 24, 2016 - 6:06pm

Business Insider

The top 9 languages for the highest-paid jobs in Britain
Business Insider
And after jobs search engine Adzuna analysed over 1 million live job postings on its website, it found out that some languages are more likely to get you a higher paid job than others in Britain, when employers advertised for jobs looking for someone ...

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Goldman Sachs To Cut Jobs In Asia While Bitcoin Thrives - newsBTC

Employment News - September 24, 2016 - 3:30pm

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Goldman Sachs To Cut Jobs In Asia While Bitcoin Thrives
newsBTC
As far as the official explanation for this round of job cuts goes, Goldman Sachs blames the harsh environment since the financial crisis. Goldman Sachs Job Cuts Asia. Our society is going through some very difficult economic times right now. Banks and ...
Goldman Sachs Said to Plan 25% Cut to Asia Investment Bank JobsBloomberg
Goldman Sachs to cut 25 percent Asia investment bank jobsUPI.com
Exclusive: Goldman axing nearly 30 percent of Asia investment banking jobs...Reuters
Asia Times -TheStreet.com
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