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Watch Out For a Non-Solicit Clause in Your Employment Contract - Lifehacker

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 6:00pm

Watch Out For a Non-Solicit Clause in Your Employment Contract
Lifehacker
Employers tend to find all sorts of ways of restricting your activities after you leave the company. Watch out for a non-solicit clause in your next employment contract. Although noncompete clauses may harm your future career opportunities, a non ...

A history of casino revenue, jobs in Atlantic City - Washington Post

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 5:54pm

A history of casino revenue, jobs in Atlantic City
Washington Post
Here is a look at how gambling revenue and employment have changed since casinos launched in Atlantic City in 1978: ___. May 26, 1978: Resorts Atlantic City opens. Casino revenue: $134 million. Casino employment: 3,300. ___. June 26, 1979: Caesars ...

A history of casino revenue, jobs in Atlantic City - Washington Post

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 5:54pm

San Francisco Chronicle

A history of casino revenue, jobs in Atlantic City
Washington Post
Here is a look at how gambling revenue and employment have changed since casinos launched in Atlantic City in 1978: ___. May 26, 1978: Resorts Atlantic City opens. Casino revenue: $134 million. Casino employment: 3,300. ___. June 26, 1979: Caesars ...
A history of gambling revenue and employment in Atlantic City since casinos ...Newser

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Bill would bring outsourced jobs back to NY - Troy Record

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 2:16pm

Bill would bring outsourced jobs back to NY
Troy Record
After some time overseas, jobs may soon be coming back to New York state if Congress says yes to some tax changes. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., spoke out against outsourcing local jobs and shared his plans on how to end the trend. His plans include ...

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons - The State

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 11:22am

The State

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons
The State
In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo construction workers build a commercial complex in Springfield, Ill. The state jobless rate has dropped for four straight months and is at its lowest point since October 2008. Illinois has lagged the country as a ...

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Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons - News & Observer

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 10:55am

News & Observer

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons
News & Observer
In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo construction workers build a commercial complex in Springfield, Ill. The state jobless rate has dropped for four straight months and is at its lowest point since October 2008. Illinois has lagged the country as a ...

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Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons - MiamiHerald.com

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 10:50am

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons
MiamiHerald.com
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican rival Bruce Rauner have both sought to use the state's jobs situation as a political weapon. But their claims and the numbers behind them demonstrate that the picture isn't nearly as clear as ...

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons - News & Observer

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 10:49am

News & Observer

Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons
News & Observer
In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo construction workers build a commercial complex in Springfield, Ill. The state jobless rate has dropped for four straight months and is at its lowest point since October 2008. Illinois has lagged the country as a ...

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A History of Casino Revenue, Jobs in Atlantic City - ABC News

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 9:11am

Artesia Daily Press

A History of Casino Revenue, Jobs in Atlantic City
ABC News
Here is a look at how gambling revenue and employment have changed since casinos launched in Atlantic City in 1978: ———. May 26, 1978: Resorts Atlantic City opens. Casino revenue: $134 million. Casino employment: 3,300. ———. June 26, 1979: ...
A history of gambling revenue and employment in Atlantic City since casinos ...Newser

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Part-time employment appears to be on the rise - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 6:05am

Part-time employment appears to be on the rise
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Last month, the U.S. Department of Labor's numbers indicated part-time employment is on the rise. By the government's account, the number of part-timers in the workforce jumped 275,000 to 7.5 million. It's the highest number reported this year ...

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Tech Jobs: What Opportunities Are Out There, and Where To Train For Them - StateImpact Ohio

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 5:54am

StateImpact Ohio

Tech Jobs: What Opportunities Are Out There, and Where To Train For Them
StateImpact Ohio
Earlier in July StateImpact Ohio spotlighted the Software Craftsmanship Guild, a private company that teaches people looking for a new career direction the skills they need for jobs as entry-level computer software developers. There are thousands of ...

On the Move: New jobs and promotions - Sacramento Bee

Employment News - July 20, 2014 - 2:03am

On the Move: New jobs and promotions
Sacramento Bee
Richard McCann has rejoined the Davis consulting firm of M.Cubed as a partner. M.Cubed consults on energy, water and environmental economics and policies. Sierra Donor Services, the organ procurement organization serving the greater Sacramento area ...

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Workzone: Are heavier employees more likely to be passed over for jobs? - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 11:07pm

Workzone: Are heavier employees more likely to be passed over for jobs?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
James Zervios recounts the story of a woman who was told she needed to lose weight to keep her job. She was a flight attendant who couldn't buckle the seat belt on the plane'?s jump seat. “She was told if she did not lose enough weight to buckle the ...

Mixed news for Pennsylvania in two jobs reports - Reading Eagle

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 11:02pm

Mixed news for Pennsylvania in two jobs reports
Reading Eagle
Pennsylvania is reporting its second-largest monthly decline on record in the size of the labor force. The state Department of Labor and Industry reported Friday that June's labor force dropped by 28,000 to 6.4 million. The federal Bureau of Labor ...

US states with higher minimum wages gain more jobs - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 6:43pm

The Gate News

US states with higher minimum wages gain more jobs
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Shantel Walker stands for a photo outside a Brooklyn fast food restaurant, Thursday, June 19, 2014, in New York. Walker, who makes $8.25 per hour at a Brooklyn pizzeria will benefit if lawmakers are successful in raising the minimum wage within city ...
Higher minimum wage? Those states gain more jobsTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
States with higher minimum wages gain more jobsThe Times-Picayune

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Illinois law a boost to ex-offenders seeking jobs - nwitimes.com

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 3:19pm

Illinois law a boost to ex-offenders seeking jobs
nwitimes.com
CHICAGO | Ex-offenders in Illinois won't have to disclose their criminal pasts until private employers first evaluate their job skills, under a new law signed Saturday by Gov. Pat Quinn. Some who attended the bill signing ceremony at St. Michael ...

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States with higher minimum wages gain more jobs - The Times-Picayune

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 10:50am

USA TODAY

States with higher minimum wages gain more jobs
The Times-Picayune
FILE - In this June 17, 2014 file photo, people rally for an increase in the minimum wage on the Great Western Staircase at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Efforts to raise the minimum wage are increasingly pitting cities against states. (AP Photo/Mike ...
States with higher minimum wage gain more jobsUSA TODAY
US States With Higher Minimum Wages Gain More JobsABC News

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States with higher minimum wage gain more jobs - USA TODAY

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 9:30am

USA TODAY

States with higher minimum wage gain more jobs
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON (AP) — Maybe a higher minimum wage isn't so bad for job growth after all. The 13 states that raised their minimum wages at the beginning of this year are adding jobs at a faster pace than those that did not, providing some counter-intuitive ...
States with higher minimum wages gain more jobsThe Times-Picayune

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Why Steel Tariffs Won't Save Jobs - Forbes

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 7:00am

Why Steel Tariffs Won't Save Jobs
Forbes
The latest round of steel tariffs are a classical, sui generis, example of how politics really works. Larded with a great deal of rhetoric about how this will save jobs, make America great again and possibly improve the flavour of Mom's apple pie the ...

Unemployment falls as Bay Area adds 5600 jobs during June - San Jose Mercury News

Employment News - July 19, 2014 - 2:30am

Unemployment falls as Bay Area adds 5600 jobs during June
San Jose Mercury News
The Bay Area added 5,600 jobs in June, an upswing led by a robust tech sector in Santa Clara County and strong gains in the San Francisco-San Mateo-Marin region, according to a state government report released Friday. The job gains improved the ...

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