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Do Higher Minimum Wages Create More Jobs? - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - 2 hours 54 min ago

Do Higher Minimum Wages Create More Jobs?
Wall Street Journal
President Obama points to evidence that they do, but he must have missed New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Email; Print; Comments. Facebook. Share. 509.0. Twitter. Google+. LinkedIn. smaller; Larger. By. Liya Palagashvili And. Rachel Mace. Aug.

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One Way Marginalization For Jobs In Recession - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Employment News - 2 hours 56 min ago

One Way Marginalization For Jobs In Recession
Seeking Alpha (registration)
During the December 2007-June 2009 recession, the number of jobs at the margins of the U.S. economy increased significantly through the period of major job loss ending in December 2009, even though total employment and the number of Americans ...

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I created 7 jobs and the US tried to deport me - CNNMoney

Employment News - 6 hours 17 min ago

CNNMoney

I created 7 jobs and the US tried to deport me
CNNMoney
He started a company and created seven jobs in the Bay Area since moving to the U.S. in 2011. But immigration authorities tried to deport him earlier this year. The Canadian techie, who agreed to speak on the condition of anonymity, was in the U.S. on ...

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REUTERS/Robert Galbraith - Business Insider

Employment News - 6 hours 46 min ago

Business Insider

REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
Business Insider
Jobs touted some of the brands that had committed to iAd: Nissan, Chanel, Best Buy, and others. "We think we're off to a pretty great start and we'll report back to you on how we do," Jobs told the audience at Apple's developer conference, WWDC, in 2010.
Former Apple Employee: Here's The Story Of How Steve Jobs Decided He ...MSN Malaysia News

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3 work at home online jobs that aren't scams - Northwest Cable News

Employment News - 7 hours 16 min ago

Northwest Cable News

3 work at home online jobs that aren't scams
Northwest Cable News
Many people see working at home as the Holy Grail of job perks and thanks to the Internet, it's totally possible. Whether you want a full-time job or just want to make a little extra money on the side, the options are there if you know where to look. I ...

Downtown Columbia growing as an employment hub - Baltimore Sun

Employment News - 8 hours 5 min ago

Downtown Columbia growing as an employment hub
Baltimore Sun
In the four years since the approval of the Downtown Columbia Plan – a master guiding document aimed at revitalizing the heart of Howard County's core city – Columbia Town Center's progress toward becoming a true urban destination has been marked by ...

JOBS Act And Crowdfunding: Will They Finally '#ReleaseTheRules'? - Forbes

Employment News - 8 hours 8 min ago

JOBS Act And Crowdfunding: Will They Finally '#ReleaseTheRules'?
Forbes
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act was signed into law in April 2012 and rules for small businesses to raise funds from non-accredited investors. This was due from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by December 2012.

Obamacare acting as drag on employment and lifting prices, survey suggests - MarketWatch (blog)

Employment News - 8 hours 18 min ago

Obamacare acting as drag on employment and lifting prices, survey suggests
MarketWatch (blog)
The Philadelphia Fed asked a series of special questions along with its monthly manufacturing report, and the survey suggests that the Affordable Care Act has acted at least initially to reduce employment and increase prices. A net 15.2% said the ...

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US housing, jobs data bolster economic outlook - Reuters

Employment News - 8 hours 46 min ago

Reuters

US housing, jobs data bolster economic outlook
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales rose to a 10-month high in July and the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, signaling strength in the economy early in the third quarter. The growth outlook was ...

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U.S. economy adding better jobs, not just more jobs - MSNBC

Employment News - 9 hours 29 sec ago

MSNBC

U.S. economy adding better jobs, not just more jobs
MSNBC
Gallup released some interesting data this morning, noting that 58% of full- or part-time workers are “completely satisfied with their job security.” That's not an overwhelming majority, but it's the best result Gallup has found since it started asking ...
US workers happier with their jobs in 2014, says Gallup pollSaintPetersBlog (blog)

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Crappy Jobs: The Next Big Political Issue? - BillMoyers.com

Employment News - 9 hours 37 min ago

Crappy Jobs: The Next Big Political Issue?
BillMoyers.com
Wal-Mart employee Nidia Flores arranges shirts, Thursday, August 7,2014 in Brownsville, Texas. (AP Photo/The Brownsville Herald, Brad Doherty). This post first appeared at The American Prospect. For decades, the increasing precariousness of work has ...

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Stock Futures Rise Ahead of Jobs Data, Yellen Speech - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - 11 hours 14 min ago

Stock Futures Rise Ahead of Jobs Data, Yellen Speech
Wall Street Journal
U.S. stock futures rose on Thursday ahead of a weekly reading on the jobs market and a key speech from the head of the Federal Reserve on Friday. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 42 points, or 0.2%, to 16992. S&P 500 futures added four ...

Self-employment in UK at highest level since records began - The Guardian

Employment News - 15 hours 23 min ago

The Guardian

Self-employment in UK at highest level since records began
The Guardian
The most common jobs for the 4.6 million self-employed are in construction, taxi driving (above) and carpentry and joinery. Photograph: Caroline Purser/Getty Images. Britain's deepest postwar recession has led to record numbers of self-employed people, ...
Self-employment at 40 year high, says ONSBBC News
Self employment climbs to 4.6m BritonsFinancial Times
Self-Employment 'Is A Ticking Time Bomb'Sky News
Fresh Business Thinking
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Candidates pick and choose jobs data to make case - WXIA-TV

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 8:26pm

WXIA-TV

Candidates pick and choose jobs data to make case
WXIA-TV
ATLANTA-- Governor Nathan Deal slogged through mud Tuesday to be at a modest job announcement that goes to the heart of his re-election campaign. Loading… Post to Facebook. Candidates pick and choose jobs data to make case ATLANTA-- Governor ...

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Fed debates merits of earlier rate hike given US jobs gains - Reuters

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 5:02pm

Reuters

Fed debates merits of earlier rate hike given US jobs gains
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve hinted on Wednesday that a surprisingly strong jobs market recovery could lead it to raise interest rates earlier than it had been anticipating. At the same time, most Fed officials wanted further ...
Fed's George: Considerable improvement in jobs signals rate hike nearFXstreet.com
jobs jump may bring faster rate increasesSydney Morning Herald

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The 15 Best-Paying Jobs For Professionals With Excellent 'People Skills' - Business Insider

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 4:30pm

The 15 Best-Paying Jobs For Professionals With Excellent 'People Skills'
Business Insider
Are you a natural negotiator or a superb public speaker? Can you get along with almost anyone, anywhere? Do you typically succeed in leadership roles? If you said "yes" to any of the above, you may be able to cash in on your natural abilities ...

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The 15 Best-Paying Jobs For Professionals With Excellent 'People Skills' - Business Insider

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 4:30pm

The 15 Best-Paying Jobs For Professionals With Excellent 'People Skills'
Business Insider
Are you a natural negotiator or a superb public speaker? Can you get along with almost anyone, anywhere? Do you typically succeed in leadership roles? If you said "yes" to any of the above, you may be able to cash in on your natural abilities ...

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RFD-TV parent moving jobs, executives to Music Row. - The Tennessean

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 3:52pm

RFD-TV parent moving jobs, executives to Music Row.
The Tennessean
Merle Haggard, left, rehearses with Marty Stuart, center, before taping “The Marty Stuart Show” at the RFD-TV studio in Nashville. (Photo: Bill Thorup ). 4 CONNECT 9 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Rural Media Group, the parent company of the ...

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Job guarantee: Davenport employment program for accounting students heavy ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 3:17pm

Job guarantee: Davenport employment program for accounting students heavy ...
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Davenport University will offer up to three semesters of free classes and career guidance for accounting students who fail to land a job six months after graduation, under a program announced Wednesday. photo.JPG Richard Pappas ...
Davenport University reveals employment guarantee9&10 News
Davenport University introduces new employment guarantee programMichigan Radio
Davenport University announces employment guarantee launchHollandSentinel.com

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Study: Half Of All Available Jobs Are Never Advertised - Forbes

Employment News - August 20, 2014 - 2:47pm

Forbes

Study: Half Of All Available Jobs Are Never Advertised
Forbes
Hunting job search sites for open positions can seem like the problem of “water everywhere and not a drop to drink”–seekers scroll through page after page of supposedly available jobs, spotting repeats between different sites and frequently viewing ...

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