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Destructive Innovation Is Outpacing Creative Innovation - U.S. News & World Report

Employment News - 1 hour 48 min ago

Destructive Innovation Is Outpacing Creative Innovation
U.S. News & World Report
STEM, immigration and job training are three areas to focus on to deal with destructive innovation. Soldering a circuit board. A study says 47 percent of U.S. jobs could be automated in the next 20 years. By Mortimer B. Zuckerman July 22, 2014 | 3:00 p ...

VBI/Virginia Tech employment lawsuit could set constitutional precedent - Roanoke Times

Employment News - 2 hours 5 min ago

VBI/Virginia Tech employment lawsuit could set constitutional precedent
Roanoke Times
An $11 million employment lawsuit brought by a former director of the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech against university administrators could break new ground in constitutional law, if a federal judge allows it to go forward. "It's ...

SNL Energy: Coal Employment Losses Hit Central Appalachia Counties Hardest - The Desert Sun

Employment News - 3 hours 6 min ago

SNL Energy: Coal Employment Losses Hit Central Appalachia Counties Hardest
The Desert Sun
A recent SNL Energy analysis of U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration data found the coal industry had shed 17,072 jobs between a near-term employment peak in the fourth quarter of 2011 and the first quarter of 2014, a decline of more than 18%.

IT firm Spectra Group announces 250 jobs for Charlotte - Charlotte Observer

Employment News - 3 hours 8 min ago

Charlotte Observer

IT firm Spectra Group announces 250 jobs for Charlotte
Charlotte Observer
Aditya Narra, right, president of Spectra Group, speaks with NC Gov Pat McCrory after the announcement of the creation of 250 jobs in Charlotte Tuesday afternoon at the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce in Charlotte. Buy Photo | Store.
McCrory announces company bring 250 jobs to CharlotteWSOC Charlotte
400 jobs coming to N.C.Triad Business Journal
NC tax breaks OK'd for 250 IT jobs in CharlotteWRAL.com
Charlotte Business Journal (blog)
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Grimes jabs McConnell on jobs remark in TV ad - The Courier-Journal

Employment News - 6 hours 35 min ago

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Grimes jabs McConnell on jobs remark in TV ad
The Courier-Journal
Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes went on the attack again Tuesday with a new TV ad featuring an out-of-work Appalachian coal miner who questions Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's commitment to job growth. The 30-second ...
Grimes hits McConnell on jobs in new adThe Hill (blog)
Analysis: Question in Grimes coal jobs ad is questionableWHAS 11.com (subscription)

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Summer jobs prepare the next generation [Commentary] - Baltimore Sun

Employment News - 7 hours 4 min ago

Summer jobs prepare the next generation [Commentary]
Baltimore Sun
The qualifications were straightforward — possess strong decision-making skills, the ability to negotiate and compromise with colleagues, and the strength to maintain a calm demeanor in the face of withering criticism. For six weeks during the summer ...

Scott Walker, Mary Burke clash over Trek Bicycle jobs, taxes - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Employment News - 7 hours 47 min ago

Wisconsin Radio Network

Scott Walker, Mary Burke clash over Trek Bicycle jobs, taxes
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Gov. Scott Walker stepped up his attack on Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke and her family's bicycle business Monday by accusing the company of not paying state corporate income tax. Burke's campaign fired back and said Walker is either ...
Gov. Walker got $35000 from companies that outsourced jobs - WQOW TV: Eau ...WQOW TV News 18
Gov. Scott Walker, US Sen. Baldwin on same side of outsourcing jobs issueWHBL Sheboygan

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Social Security twist for Boomers with public, private jobs - USA TODAY

Employment News - 8 hours 11 min ago

USA TODAY

Social Security twist for Boomers with public, private jobs
USA TODAY
Are you a Baby Boomer who has worked for both the public and private sector during your working career? If so, you are probably feeling pretty good about your retirement options, which very likely include a public pension, as well as Social Security.

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Lowe's to create 1000 new jobs in northwest Indianapolis - Fox 59

Employment News - 9 hours 4 min ago

Fox 59

Lowe's to create 1000 new jobs in northwest Indianapolis
Fox 59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (July 22, 2014) — Home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies Inc. is opening a new call center and bringing hundreds of jobs to the northwest side of Indianapolis. Lowe's will create as many as 1,000 jobs by 2016 at a new Customer ...
Lowe's Bringing 1000 Jobs To Northwest IndyWFYI
Lowe's brings 1000 jobs to IndyWISH-TV (blog)
Lowe's to open call center in Indianapolis, adding 1000 jobsCharlotte Observer

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Glassdoor's Job Explorer Finds Jobs You Didn't Know You Qualified For - Lifehacker

Employment News - 10 hours 25 min ago

Glassdoor's Job Explorer Finds Jobs You Didn't Know You Qualified For
Lifehacker
Glassdoor took the wraps off their new Job Explorer today, a webapp that lets you search for jobs that your skills qualify you for that you may be overlooking. The tool also features a map that shows where you can find work with your skills, anywhere ...
Where are the jobs? Meet the online tool that maps out your job hunt (Video)Denver Business Journal

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What to Do About the Jobs-Growth Conundrum - Bloomberg View

Employment News - 12 hours 21 min ago

What to Do About the Jobs-Growth Conundrum
Bloomberg View
A strange thing is happening in the U.S. labor market: The unemployment rate has been falling much faster this year than it should given the slow underlying pace of economic growth. In fact, the fall in joblessness has exceeded that projected by policy ...

America's Most Surprising Six-Figure Jobs - Forbes

Employment News - 13 hours 27 min ago

America's Most Surprising Six-Figure Jobs
Forbes
Top-dollar salaries are often associated with corner offices, operating rooms, and trading floors. As it turns out, those aren't the only arenas in which professionals can bring in six figure salaries–some of those whose offices are elevator shafts ...

Employment protection extended - The Durango Herald

Employment News - 18 hours 12 min ago

Christian Post

Employment protection extended
The Durango Herald
President Barack Obama signs executive orders to protect gay and transgender employees from federal workplace discrimination in the East Room of the White House Monday in Washington. WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Monday ordered ...
Obama Extends Employment Rights for Gay and Transgender Federal WorkersThe Ledger
Obama issues executive order banning employment discrimination of gay ...Patriot-News
Religious Freedom Not Protected in Obama's LGBT Employment Order ...Christian Post
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Numerous jobs open in school district - Montana Standard

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 11:16pm

Numerous jobs open in school district
Montana Standard
Numerous positions are open in the Butte school district — including psychologist, occupational therapist and substitute teaching jobs. These jobs and others have been posted on the district's website — www.butte.k12.mt.us — since fall. At Monday's ...

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Another Facet Of The Jobs Debate: Baby Boomers - Here And Now

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 9:30pm

Another Facet Of The Jobs Debate: Baby Boomers
Here And Now
Participation in the workforce has dropped significantly since 2007, and economists say more than half of the dropouts may never return. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images). A strong economy naturally depends on a large portion of the population earning money ...

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Mammoth plant closes in Holland Township, 65 jobs lost - Mlive Kalamazoo

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 9:08pm

Mammoth plant closes in Holland Township, 65 jobs lost
Mlive Kalamazoo
HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, MI – About 65 employees of a Holland Township plant who are losing their jobs because their plant is being shut down will get assistance through the Ottawa County office of Michigan Works, starting next month. Mammoth Inc., which ...

Crocs to Restructure, Cutting Jobs and Stores - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 7:23pm

Wall Street Journal

Crocs to Restructure, Cutting Jobs and Stores
Wall Street Journal
Crocs plastic clogs on display in New York. The shoe maker plans to exit the leases on 75 to 100 stores and lay off about 180 of its 5,000 employees. AFP/Getty Images. Crocs Inc. CROX -0.13% Crocs Inc. U.S.: Nasdaq $14.84 -0.02 -0.13% July 21, 2014 4 ...
Crocs cuts jobs, closes stores after earnings drop9NEWS.com
Niwot-based Crocs cuts 183 jobs, closes stores after second-quarter earnings dropThe Denver Channel
Crocs to cut jobs, shutter stores after earnings shortfallkdvr.com
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CEB to invest $149.7 million in new headquarters, create 800 new jobs in Arlington - WJLA

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 5:50pm

WJLA

CEB to invest $149.7 million in new headquarters, create 800 new jobs in Arlington
WJLA
ARLINGTON, Va. (WJLA/AP) - Corporate advisory firm CEB is keeping its global headquarters in Rosslyn, and expects to add 800 new jobs in coming years. Continue reading. State and local officials announced Monday that CEB, formerly known as the ...

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Unarmed but on guard, jobs grow for security officers - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 4:12pm

Unarmed but on guard, jobs grow for security officers
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Mike Cicatelli hopes his career with the city turns into a job with the police force. Loading… Post to Facebook. Unarmed but on guard, jobs grow for security officers Mike Cicatelli hopes his career with the city turns into a job with the police force ...

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

Employment News - July 21, 2014 - 3:44pm

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: ...

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