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200 Detroit Food Assistance Recipients To Get Help Finding Jobs In New Program - Daily Detroit

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 1:18pm

Daily Detroit

200 Detroit Food Assistance Recipients To Get Help Finding Jobs In New Program
Daily Detroit
Sometimes people need a river of opportunity to find the tools they need to succeed. Under a new program in Michigan, 200 food assistance recipients in Detroit will be able to “swim”” that “river of opportunity” thanks to more job training ...

Start-Up NY failing to deliver promised jobs - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 1:10pm

Start-Up NY failing to deliver promised jobs
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The money-gulping Start-Up NY campaign, which is to ignite the state's economic engines, needs a tune-up. After gassing up with $211 million in tax dollars for an advertising campaign to promote economic development and tourism, State Comptroller ...

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Protect Americans first; jobs will follow - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 1:00pm

Protect Americans first; jobs will follow
Los Angeles Times
To the editor: Doyle McManus cites a Wall Street Journal-NBC News poll this month that found most Americans say "job creation and the economy" are what the government should address, not "national security and terrorism," as the Republican primary ...

Tim Cook: How Steve Jobs changed the world - CNNMoney

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 11:32am

CNNMoney

Tim Cook: How Steve Jobs changed the world
CNNMoney
In a powerful commencement address to George Washington University graduates, Apple CEO Tim Cook implored the class of 2015 to follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs. Many view work as boring, hopeless drudgery -- a view Cook said he shared in 1997 ...
Tim Cook Reflects on His Early Years and Steve Jobs in George Washington ...Mac Rumors
Apple's Cook references Steve Jobs, morals in commencement addressApple Insider
Tim Cook: Steve Jobs 'upended all of my assumptions in the very best way'Wired.co.uk

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Tim Cook: How Steve Jobs changed the world - KSPR

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 11:32am

Tim Cook: How Steve Jobs changed the world
KSPR
In a powerful commencement address to George Washington University graduates, Apple CEO Tim Cook implored the class of 2015 to follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs. More from KSPR.com. 'Pitch Perfect 2' beats 'Mad Max' with surprise $70.3.

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Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery - WTTV CBS4Indy

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 7:24am

WTTV CBS4Indy

Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery
WTTV CBS4Indy
CHICAGO (AP) — Mondelez International plans to cut several hundred jobs at a Chicago bakery that makes Chips Ahoy and Oreo cookies and other snack foods. The Deerfield, Illinois-based company said Friday the total number of layoffs will depend on a ...
Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobsPress Herald

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Steve Jobs' business cards sell for $10K at auction - AOL News

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 6:18am

AOL News

Steve Jobs' business cards sell for $10K at auction
AOL News
They represent different periods in his career from around 1984 to 1990, as president of NeXT, Chairman of the Board at Apple Computer, and Chairman of the Board of Pixar. The lot was purchased by Tim Knowles, CEO of a startup named Stacks that is set ...

Construction employment still stalled despite economic recovery - BlueRidgeNow.com

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 4:27am

BlueRidgeNow.com

Construction employment still stalled despite economic recovery
BlueRidgeNow.com
Marvin Griffin cuts wood at a home under construction on Upward Road Thursday afternoon. The home is being built by Riddle Construction. MIKE DIRKS/TIMES-NEWS. By Charli Kerns Times-News Staff Writer ...

Low-wage jobs are California's Achilles' heel - Sacramento Bee

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 2:01am

Sacramento Bee

Low-wage jobs are California's Achilles' heel
Sacramento Bee
California has a serious low-wage jobs problem, and it's only gotten worse over the past 15 years. In a new analysis my colleagues and I found that fully a third of our state's workers earned low wages in 2014 – less than $13.63 an hour. That's about 4 ...

Lane County construction jobs outpacing available workers - The Register-Guard

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 1:57am

The Register-Guard

Lane County construction jobs outpacing available workers
The Register-Guard
Darrell Fosback, a finish carpenter who subcontracts with Future B Homes, measures a countertop in the kitchen of a three-bedroom urban home under construction. Mandi Butler (left) of Future B Homes, visited the project to help Fosback make decisions ...

Record number of graduates at UH Manoa: Are there enough jobs? - KHON2

Employment News - May 17, 2015 - 12:18am

KHON2

Record number of graduates at UH Manoa: Are there enough jobs?
KHON2
According to UH, over the last four years, the four-year graduation rate has increased from 17.6 percent to 24.7 percent. Two-alarm structure fire in McCully displaces 10. May 16, 2015. Mothers, families, potential parents flock to annual New Baby Expo.

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Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery - The Southern

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 11:08pm

Chicago Sun-Times

Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery
The Southern
CHICAGO — Mondelez International plans to cut several hundred jobs at a Chicago bakery that makes Chips Ahoy and Oreo cookies and other snack foods. The Deerfield, Illinois-based company said Friday the total number of layoffs will depend on a ...
Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobsPress Herald

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Trump: Bring back jobs from overseas - DesMoinesRegister.com

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 8:56pm

DesMoinesRegister.com

Trump: Bring back jobs from overseas
DesMoinesRegister.com
Business mogul Donald Trump said the next president needs to ensure foreign companies in China stop taking American jobs. He said Ford is planning to open a $2.5 billion plant in Mexico. If he were president, he said he'd charge the company a 35 ...
Trump: I created tens of thousands of jobsThe Hill (blog)

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1450 Blue Bell workers losing jobs after listeria problems - Lynchburg News and Advance

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 8:17pm

Lynchburg News and Advance

1450 Blue Bell workers losing jobs after listeria problems
Lynchburg News and Advance
FILE - In this April 10, 2015, file photo, Blue Bell ice cream rests on a grocery store shelf in Lawrence, Kan. Blue Bell Creameries will lay off more than a third of its workforce following a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that ...
Listeria scare costs Blue Bell jobsHeber Springs Sun-Times
Blue Bell Ice Cream Listeria Outbreak Effect: 1450 Workers Will Lose JobsTech Times

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Trump: I created tens of thousands of jobs - The Hill (blog)

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 7:46pm

The Hill (blog)

Trump: I created tens of thousands of jobs
The Hill (blog)
“I have created tens of thousands of jobs,” the business mogul and possible 2016 White House contender told the Iowa Republican Party's Lincoln Dinner on Saturday. Trump promised to make an announcement in June that he says will surprise many people ...
Trump: Bring back jobs from overseasDesMoinesRegister.com

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Jobs are the key to the future - Muncie Star Press

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 3:03pm

Muncie Star Press

Jobs are the key to the future
Muncie Star Press
MUNCIE – In the end, it's always about the jobs. Without a job, a person can't buy a house or rent a decent apartment, can't afford to buy a new car or clothes or even eat a nice meal at a restaurant. At the worst of the recession, Muncie's “official” ...

Trade Deals May Hurt Rural Jobs - whotv.com

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 2:09pm

whotv.com

Trade Deals May Hurt Rural Jobs
whotv.com
Before the Senate voted yesterday to proceed on fast-track trade deal authority for the president, National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson was urging lawmakers against it. Fast-track trade authority is seen as necessary for the pending Trans ...
Why All The Secrecy?Jamestown Post Journal

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Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery - WLS-TV

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 1:04pm

WLS-TV

Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery
WLS-TV
FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2011 file photo, a shopper selects Oreo cookies at a Ralphs Fresh Fare supermarket in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/File). AP. Saturday, May 16, 2015 05:38PM. CHICAGO --. Mondelez International plans to cut several hundred jobs at a ...
Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobsPress Herald

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Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs - Press Herald

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 12:27pm

WLS-TV

Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs
Press Herald
CHICAGO — Mondelez International plans to cut several hundred jobs at a Chicago bakery that makes Chips Ahoy and Oreo cookies and other snack foods. The Deerfield, Illinois-based company said Friday it will close 16 manufacturing lines at the bakery, ...
Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakeryWLS-TV

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Jackson entrepreneurs want vertical greenhouse to create jobs, provide local food - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Employment News - May 16, 2015 - 12:17pm

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Jackson entrepreneurs want vertical greenhouse to create jobs, provide local food
Casper Star-Tribune Online
An artist's rendering of Vertical Harvest, a three story greenhouse under construction in Jackson. Founders Nona Yehia and Penny McBride plan to employ people with disabilities and provide locally grown food for area restaurants and grocery stores.

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