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Hey, Graduates: Good Jobs Exist With or Without 4-Year Degree - Voice of America

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 2:01pm

Voice of America

Hey, Graduates: Good Jobs Exist With or Without 4-Year Degree
Voice of America
About three million American university graduates will enter the job market this year. And with unemployment currently at a 10-year low, it's a good time to be graduating, says Nicole Smith, chief economist at Georgetown University's Center on ...

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San Jose area loses jobs, but East Bay posts gains - The Mercury News

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 12:47pm

The Mercury News

San Jose area loses jobs, but East Bay posts gains
The Mercury News
Buses carrying tech workers are pictured. Job losses battered Santa Clara County in April, an unsettling economic report that was mirrored by a loss of more than 16,000 jobs in California, according to a new report released Friday by state labor officials.

Illinois loses 7200 jobs in April, workforce shrinks by 17800 - Illinois Policy

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 12:42pm

Illinois Policy

Illinois loses 7200 jobs in April, workforce shrinks by 17800
Illinois Policy
Illinois still has 25,600 fewer jobs compared with the year 2000. Illinois is one of the only states in the country to have fewer jobs today than at the turn of the century. Illinois' unsteady labor force shed another 7,200 jobs on net in April ...
Florida jobless rate dipped in April as state adds jobsWJXT Jacksonville
Connecticut Employers Shed 1500 Jobs In April As Unemployment Rate RisesHartford Courant
Connecticut loses jobs, sees unemployment rise in AprilThe Advocate
WSPA.com -Fox 59
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4000 new jobs in construction as Inland unemployment dips - Press-Enterprise

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 12:02pm

Press-Enterprise

4000 new jobs in construction as Inland unemployment dips
Press-Enterprise
Work proceeds on the enlargement of Pechanga Resort & Casino, one major construction project in the Inland Empire. By Fielding Buck | fbuck@scng.com | The Press-Enterprise. PUBLISHED: May 19, 2017 at 10:00 am | UPDATED: May 19, 2017 at 11:41 am.

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Robots could wipe out another 6 million retail jobs - CNNMoney

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 11:39am

CNNMoney

Robots could wipe out another 6 million retail jobs
CNNMoney
Between 6 million to 7.5 million existing jobs are at risk of being replaced over the course of the next 10 years by some form of automation, according to a new study this week from by financial services firm Cornerstone Capital Group. That represents ...

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California employers cut 16300 jobs, slashing payrolls for the first time since June - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 11:26am

Los Angeles Times

California employers cut 16300 jobs, slashing payrolls for the first time since June
Los Angeles Times
California employers slashed 16,300 jobs from payrolls in April, according to data released by the state's Employment Development Department on Friday. It was the first month that the state posted a job loss since June 2016. Still, unemployment fell to ...

Maryland added 3500 jobs in April - Baltimore Sun

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 11:12am

Baltimore Sun

Maryland added 3500 jobs in April
Baltimore Sun
Maryland added 3,500 jobs in April, but the state's unemployment rate ticked up slightly, as more people joined the workforce than were able to find jobs, according to the latest federal employment report. Maryland had an unemployment rate of 4.3 ...

Ford to invest $350 million, add 800 jobs in Livonia - Detroit Free Press

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 11:04am

Detroit Free Press

Ford to invest $350 million, add 800 jobs in Livonia
Detroit Free Press
Ford said Friday it is investing $350 million in its Livonia Transmission Plant to expand its lineup of transmissions and will add 800 jobs at the plant. The investment will support the production of a new transmission for front-wheel-drive vehicles ...
Ford to add 800 jobs in Michigan to build transmissionsUSA TODAY
Ford to create or retain 800 jobs in LivoniaThe Detroit News
Ford adds jobs while investing $350M in Michigan factoryMLive.com
Fox Business -Wall Street Journal
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How To Get The Great Jobs That Are Never Advertised - Forbes

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 10:52am

Forbes

How To Get The Great Jobs That Are Never Advertised
Forbes
For many people, the first move in starting a job search is to scour job postings. But competition for those positions is often fierce. Sarah Stamboulie, a New York-based career consultant who worked in H.R. at Morgan Stanley and Cantor Fitzgerald, and ...

How To Get The Great Jobs That Are Never Advertised - Forbes

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 10:52am

Forbes

How To Get The Great Jobs That Are Never Advertised
Forbes
For many people, the first move in starting a job search is to scour job postings. But competition for those positions is often fierce. Sarah Stamboulie, a New York-based career consultant who worked in H.R. at Morgan Stanley and Cantor Fitzgerald, and ...

Ford to add 800 jobs in Michigan to build transmissions - USA TODAY

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 10:43am

USA TODAY

Ford to add 800 jobs in Michigan to build transmissions
USA TODAY
DETROIT—Ford said Friday that would invest $350 million in its Livonia, Mich., plant and add 800 jobs there to expand its lineup of transmissions. The automaker said the investment will support the production of a new transmission for front-wheel ...
Ford to invest $350 million, add 800 jobs in LivoniaDetroit Free Press
Ford to create or retain 800 jobs in LivoniaThe Detroit News
Ford adds jobs while investing $350M in Michigan factoryMLive.com
Fox Business -Wall Street Journal
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People with Jobs Everyone Hates Defend Themselves - VICE

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 10:23am

VICE

People with Jobs Everyone Hates Defend Themselves
VICE
What do a traffic warden, an estate agent, a lawyer, a salesperson and a journalist have to say for themselves? This article originally appeared on VICE UK. A study shows that the average young person is now going to have to wait until they're 77 to ...

Ohio unemployment rate 5 percent; state lost 5700 jobs - cleveland.com

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 8:38am

cleveland.com

Ohio unemployment rate 5 percent; state lost 5700 jobs
cleveland.com
Ohio's unemployment rate was 5 percent for April, with the state losing 5,700 jobs. (Associated Press photo). Print Email · Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer By Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer The Plain Dealer Email the author | Follow on Twitter on ...
Connecticut Employers Shed 1500 Jobs In April As Unemployment Rate RisesHartford Courant
Florida Jobless Rate Dipped in April as State Added JobsU.S. News & World Report
Connecticut loses jobs, sees unemployment rise in AprilThe Advocate
WSPA.com -Fox 59
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Ford to create or retain 800 jobs in Livonia - The Detroit News

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 8:37am

The Detroit News

Ford to create or retain 800 jobs in Livonia
The Detroit News
Ford Motor Co. said Friday it will invest $350 million for a new transmission at its Livonia Transmission Plant, creating or retaining 800 hourly jobs. The Dearborn automaker said it would add new jobs later this year as work begins in the plant, with ...
Ford to add 800 jobs in Michigan to build transmissionsUSA TODAY
Ford to Pump $350M Into Michigan Plant, Supporting 800 JobsFox Business
Ford to invest $350 million, add 800 jobs in LivoniaDetroit Free Press
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Novartis Axes 500 HQ Jobs, Adds 350 "High-Tech" Positions - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (blog)

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 8:14am

Novartis Axes 500 HQ Jobs, Adds 350 "High-Tech" Positions
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (blog)
Novartis said it will eliminate 500 jobs at its headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, over the next 18 months—during which the pharma giant also plans to add 350 “high-tech” Swiss-based jobs. The jobs to be eliminated include “traditional manufacturing, ...

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7 out of top 10 occupations in Ohio are low-wage jobs: Policy Matters Ohio - cleveland.com

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 6:07am

cleveland.com

7 out of top 10 occupations in Ohio are low-wage jobs: Policy Matters Ohio
cleveland.com
The top 10 occupations in Ohio are now dominated by low-paying jobs. (Policy Matters Ohio). Print Email · Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer By Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer The Plain Dealer Email the author | Follow on Twitter on May 19, 2017 at 7 ...

Meet the fixer: This professional trains people for solar jobs. - Grist

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 5:03am

Grist

Meet the fixer: This professional trains people for solar jobs.
Grist
The solar industry is doing better than ever, creating well-paying jobs across the country — but those jobs aren't evenly distributed. Oakland-based nonprofit GRID alternatives offers job training for low-income communities and people of color to help ...

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Montgomery's Butterball Plant To Close In July, Cuts 600 Jobs - Patch.com

Employment News - May 19, 2017 - 2:25am

Patch.com

Montgomery's Butterball Plant To Close In July, Cuts 600 Jobs
Patch.com
MONTGOMERY, IL - Butterball LLC announced Thursday it will close its processing plant in Montgomery and cut about 600 full-time jobs by phasing out production on or about July 17. Once Montgomery closes its 260,000-square-foot facility, Butterball will ...
Butterball to close Montgomery-based plant, costing 600 jobsIllinois Policy

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