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Walker won't make another jobs promise - Appleton Post Crescent

Employment News - 1 hour 53 sec ago

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Walker won't make another jobs promise
Appleton Post Crescent
Governor says economic development plan to be unveiled in coming weeks will be a detailed proposal about how to grow jobs. Loading… Post to Facebook. Walker won't make another jobs promise Governor says economic development plan to be unveiled ...
Walker says he won't make another jobs promiseMinneapolis Star Tribune
Gov. Walker says he won't make another jobs promisefox6now.com
Walker: 'Right to Work,' Jobs Promise Not on Agenda - WBAYWBAY
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Reports: Exports a driver of jobs, economic growth - The Hill

Employment News - 1 hour 13 min ago

Reports: Exports a driver of jobs, economic growth
The Hill
Exports supported more than 11 million U.S. jobs last year, bolstering the Obama administration's push for a far-reaching trade agenda as an avenue to economic growth, a new government report said on Tuesday. The Commerce Department research shows ...

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Eleven Creative Things Jobs Seekers Have Done To Get Noticed - Forbes

Employment News - 5 hours 27 min ago

Eleven Creative Things Jobs Seekers Have Done To Get Noticed
Forbes
I began my career in journalism in 2008 with a quick stint at the United Nations office in Geneva, Switzerland, where I wrote about topics ranging from trade and development to nuclear nonproliferation to Swiss flea markets. Later that year I began ...

MORICI: Cynical policies slow growth, kill jobs - Washington Times

Employment News - 7 hours 17 min ago

Washington Times

MORICI: Cynical policies slow growth, kill jobs
Washington Times
FILE - This April 22, 2014, file photo shows an employment application form on a table during a job fair at Columbia-Greene Community College in Hudson, N.Y. The Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment ... more >.

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As vacation ends, focus turns to jobs - USA TODAY

Employment News - 8 hours 51 min ago

As vacation ends, focus turns to jobs
USA TODAY
Workers toil at face guard maker Paulson Manufacturing in Temecula, Calif. (Dan MacMedan, USA TODAY). The Labor Day weekend is over, and reality returns. Today, the nation's workforce — including Wall Street traders, analysts and economists — gets ...

Steve Jobs Once Rewrote An Entire Press Release Because He Didn't Like The ... - Business Insider

Employment News - 8 hours 53 min ago

Business Insider

Steve Jobs Once Rewrote An Entire Press Release Because He Didn't Like The ...
Business Insider
If you were planning on striking a partnership with Apple during the Steve Jobs era, you had better hope Apple's then-CEO liked the name of your company. Jobs laid the foundation for how Apple's public relations team currently works. In particular ...

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When Four Jobs Aren't Enough: Why We Need a Living Wage - Truth-Out

Employment News - 9 hours 6 min ago

When Four Jobs Aren't Enough: Why We Need a Living Wage
Truth-Out
No person should die because they were too exhausted to leave the car after working multiple shifts just to make ends meet. Home · News · Opinion · Video · Art · Cartoons · Graphic Journalism · Truthout on Flickr · BuzzFlash · Buzzflash Headlines ...

The state of IT jobs in the US - ZDNet

Employment News - 9 hours 9 min ago

The state of IT jobs in the US
ZDNet
2014 has been a year of mixed results for the US economy — and also for IT jobs. In the overall US economy, many industries have experienced growth, but memories of the 2007-2008 recession coupled with changing business models are deterring ...

Robots unlikely to take big bites out of employment, expert says - Phys.Org

Employment News - 9 hours 29 min ago

Phys.Org

Robots unlikely to take big bites out of employment, expert says
Phys.Org
The role of robots in future labor markets will be the subject of a lecture by Purdue economics professor David Hummels at the upcoming "Dawn or Doom" conference. The conference, which will examine the role of several rapidly expanding technologies in ...

Neighborhood Revitalization In Sacramento To Bring New Jobs In All Sectors - CBS Local

Employment News - 13 hours 33 min ago

CBS Local

Neighborhood Revitalization In Sacramento To Bring New Jobs In All Sectors
CBS Local
In the third quarter of 2014, developers are looking at older Sacramento neighborhoods and surrounding areas to reinvent and bring new jobs in all sectors. As for established centers, Sacramento offers some of the best places to work. Curtis Park ...

The Best Jobs on Earth: Resort Marine Biologist - Yahoo Travel

Employment News - 13 hours 37 min ago

Yahoo Travel

The Best Jobs on Earth: Resort Marine Biologist
Yahoo Travel
People often dream of leaving it all behind and finding a job in the travel industry. At Yahoo Travel, we are profiling people who work in all fields of the industry — small jobs, big jobs, any jobs. This week, we talked to Marcela Cañón, better known ...

Rapid City has jobs, but wages are low - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Employment News - 16 hours 21 min ago

Rapid City has jobs, but wages are low
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
RAPID CITY — The Great Recession was great, in one respect, for some Black Hills employers who netted top-quality hires from an ocean of jobless workers. But as Labor Day 2014 falls upon Rapid City, those employers no longer have the advantage. Now ...

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One year later: Cyber warriors land full-time jobs - WBIR-TV

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 9:58pm

One year later: Cyber warriors land full-time jobs
WBIR-TV
Labor Day held special meaning for a group of wounded veterans who were out of work this time last year. Loading… Post to Facebook. One year later: Cyber warriors land full-time jobs Labor Day held special meaning for a group of wounded veterans who ...

The high cost of labor efficiency — and the 'Good Jobs' alternative - PBS NewsHour

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 4:18pm

PBS NewsHour

The high cost of labor efficiency — and the 'Good Jobs' alternative
PBS NewsHour
Zeynep Ton, author of “The Good Jobs Strategy” talks to Paul Solman about the business costs of not treating employees well. Photo by Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images. Editor's Note: Is treating employees well, minimizing costs and earning ...

A Labor Chart For Labor Day: US Has Gained 9.2 Million Jobs Since ... - Forbes

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 2:27pm

A Labor Chart For Labor Day: US Has Gained 9.2 Million Jobs Since ...
Forbes
Labor Day was created to honor American workers, and this year — despite the Great Recession — there are more of them than ever. Total U.S. employment topped 139 million workers as of August 1, 2014, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics ...

The right's jobs debacle: Here's how to bring unemployment down to zero - Salon

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 2:06pm

Salon

The right's jobs debacle: Here's how to bring unemployment down to zero
Salon
Forget Paul Ryan's delinquent fathers theory. Want to crush poverty? Here's how the government can end joblessness. Bryan Williams · Share · 0. All Share Services. Topics: Paul Ryan, GOP, The Right, Jobs, Labor, Labor Day, Unemployment, Poverty, job ...

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5 growing jobs that don't need a college degree - Asbury Park Press

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 1:50pm

5 growing jobs that don't need a college degree
Asbury Park Press
College isn't for everyone. Here are five growing fields where a bachelor's degree is not required. Loading… Post to Facebook. 5 growing jobs that don't need a college degree College isn't for everyone. Here are five growing fields where a bachelor's ...

Labor Day Jobs Report Has Good and Bad News - KPBS

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 8:31am

KPBS

Labor Day Jobs Report Has Good and Bad News
KPBS
The annual Labor Day report on jobs and the economy from the nonpartisan California Budget Project has some good and bad news on the state of jobs in California. Some good economic news is that California has some of its lost jobs back.
California regains jobs from recession, but not wagesThe San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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America's favorite six-figure jobs - USA TODAY

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 7:56am

USA TODAY

America's favorite six-figure jobs
USA TODAY
The nationwide median household income was $53,891 as of June, according to Sentier Research, down nearly 5% from where it was at start of the recession. And while household incomes have slowly risen over the past few years, few families, and even ...
The 10 Fastest-Growing Jobs In AmericaHuffington Post

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Health care adds jobs, at low pay - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Employment News - September 1, 2014 - 6:56am

Health care adds jobs, at low pay
Minneapolis Star Tribune
That traditionally high-paying sector has carried the state's job recovery in recent years, but most of the new workers aren't higher-paid doctors and nurses. The majority of health jobs created in Minnesota since the end of 2008 are in lower-paying ...

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