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Local Jobs: ComEd, Anthem, Trek, HSBC, American Nuclear Society - Patch.com

Employment News - 2 hours 33 min ago

Local Jobs: ComEd, Anthem, Trek, HSBC, American Nuclear Society
Patch.com
Patch's jobs board makes it easy for job-hunters and employers to search for and post local, regional and national jobs. Elmhurst, IL. By Morgan Searles (Patch Staff) - February 9, 2016 2:57 pm ET. ShareTweetGoogle ...

More Americans quitting jobs as labor market strengthens - Reuters

Employment News - 3 hours 53 min ago

Reuters

More Americans quitting jobs as labor market strengthens
Reuters
WASHINGTON U.S. job openings surged in December and the number of Americans voluntarily quitting work hit a nine-year high, pointing to labor market strength despite a slowdown in economic growth. The signs of a robust jobs market could ease ...
US Businesses Post More Open Jobs; Quits Rise to 9-Year HighABC News
More people quit jobs in December than in nine yearsSalt Lake Tribune
A Stronger Jobs Outlook at Builders and Factories Alleviates U.S. Recession FearsBloomberg

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West Chester bakery to shut down, 119 to lose jobs - Cincinnati.com

Employment News - 4 hours 29 min ago

Cincinnati.com

West Chester bakery to shut down, 119 to lose jobs
Cincinnati.com
A West Chester bakery announced plans to shut down and lay off 119 workers. Bakery Crafts at 9300 Allen Road filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notice with the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services in Columbus on Feb. 1. The company will ...

Is the Obama recovery creating many 'good jobs?' Apparently so - American Enterprise Institute

Employment News - 5 hours 36 min ago

American Enterprise Institute

Is the Obama recovery creating many 'good jobs?' Apparently so
American Enterprise Institute
Sure, the US economy is creating lots of jobs, 13.5 million since the job market's Great Recession nadir and 2.7 million over the past year. Not bad given a breakeven rate of under 100,000 jobs a month. But what kind of jobs are these? Goldman Sachs:.

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US Businesses Post More Open Jobs; Quits Rise to 9-Year High - ABC News

Employment News - 6 hours 46 min ago

Fortune

US Businesses Post More Open Jobs; Quits Rise to 9-Year High
ABC News
U.S. companies advertised more available jobs in December and more Americans quit, trends that could lift wages in the coming months. The number of job openings jumped 4.9 percent to 5.6 million, the most since July, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
More Americans Are Quitting Their JobsFortune
More people quit jobs in December than in nine yearsSalt Lake Tribune
A Stronger Jobs Outlook at Builders and Factories Alleviates U.S. Recession FearsBloomberg
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Why isn't Bernie Sanders talking about jobs? - The Week Magazine

Employment News - 8 hours 38 min ago

The Week Magazine

Why isn't Bernie Sanders talking about jobs?
The Week Magazine
So what do you think should be the top priority for the next president? The Pew Research Center decided to ask voters that question recently, and got a pretty decisive answer: "Economy" and "terrorism" both tied for first place at 77 percent. Education ...

Steve Jobs, film review: Backstage at a three-act play - ZDNet

Employment News - 10 hours 39 min ago

ZDNet

Steve Jobs, film review: Backstage at a three-act play
ZDNet
Steve Jobs • Directed by Danny Boyle • Screenplay by Aaron Sorkin • Sony Pictures, 2015. Do you care about facts? How you answer that question will largely determine how many of the recent wash of movie recreations of real-life stories you're willing ...

Clarke's plan: 10000 new jobs, few details - Philly.com

Employment News - 10 hours 45 min ago

Philly.com

Clarke's plan: 10000 new jobs, few details
Philly.com
City Council president Darrell L. Clarke, seen here speaking in 2014, unveiled an ambitious proposal he said will create up to 10,000 new jobs over 10 years. DAVID MAIALETTI / Staff Photographer. City Council president Darrell L. Clarke, seen here ...
Clarke's green jobs plan long on goals, short on detailsNewsworks.org

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Clarke's green jobs plan long on goals, short on details - Newsworks.org

Employment News - 12 hours 29 min ago

Newsworks.org

Clarke's green jobs plan long on goals, short on details
Newsworks.org
Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke unveils details of his promised plan for 10,000 green jobs. (Katie Colaneri/WHYY). Katie Colaneri. By Katie Colaneri. About; Follow · Contact. About Katie Colaneri. author's-bio-image. Katie Colaneri ...
Philadelphia's green jobs plan long on goals, short on detailsStateImpact Pennsylvania

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Are the Payroll Jobs Reports Merely Propaganda Statements? - CounterPunch

Employment News - 13 hours 29 min ago

CounterPunch

Are the Payroll Jobs Reports Merely Propaganda Statements?
CounterPunch
US economics statistics are so screwed up that they do not provide an accurate picture. Consider the latest monthly payroll jobs report. According to the report, in January 151,000 new jobs were created. Where are these jobs? According to the report ...
Recent Employment Data Points to Impact of Oil/Gas DownturnNatural Gas Intelligence

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Poached Jobs restaurant employment site raises $2.25 million in funding - GeekWire

Employment News - 15 hours 5 min ago

GeekWire

Poached Jobs restaurant employment site raises $2.25 million in funding
GeekWire
Image via Shutterstock. Poached Jobs, a Portland, Ore.-based job board and hiring platform for bars and restaurants, has raised $2.25 million in funding, roughly two-thirds of a planned offering amount of $3.3 million. poached-jobs_400x400 The funding ...
Poached Jobs, online restaurant employment hub, raises $1.5 million for national rolloutOregonLive.com

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Poached Jobs restaurant employment site raises $2.3 million in funding - GeekWire

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 7:45pm

OregonLive.com

Poached Jobs restaurant employment site raises $2.3 million in funding
GeekWire
Image via Shutterstock. Poached Jobs, a Portland, Ore.-based job board and hiring platform for bars and restaurants, has raised $2.25 million in funding, roughly two-thirds of a planned offering amount of $3.3 million. poached-jobs_400x400 A new $1.5 ...
Poached Jobs, online restaurant employment hub, raises $1.5 million for national rolloutOregonLive.com

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Topship planning beyond 1000 jobs state expects - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 5:27pm

Jackson Clarion Ledger

Topship planning beyond 1000 jobs state expects
Jackson Clarion Ledger
GULFPORT -- The state expects a net gain in revenue of $65.6 million by 2025 from Topship LLC, an Edison Chouest Offshore subsidiary that hopes to start construction of a shipyard in 18 months at the state's inland port on Seaway Road, a state ...

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The Employment Situation: A Glass Half Empty - Seeking Alpha

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 5:17pm

The Employment Situation: A Glass Half Empty
Seeking Alpha
Historically low growth in the civilian labor force combined with a near 40-year low in the labor force participation rate has distorted the employment situation. The fall in the unemployment rate to 4.9% in January 2016 was greatly assisted by the ...

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Commitment 2016: Jobs and the economy - WCVB Boston

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 5:06pm

WCVB Boston

Commitment 2016: Jobs and the economy
WCVB Boston
Unemployment is down about 10 percent from the height of the Great Recession, but that good news just scratches the surface of the bigger economic picture facing the nation's next chief executive. Polls consistently show that Americans are split on how ...

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More jobs than job seekers bodes well for US labor force in 2016, expert says - New York Daily News

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 5:03pm

New York Daily News

More jobs than job seekers bodes well for US labor force in 2016, expert says
New York Daily News
Although stock portfolios may be looking bleak with the sudden fall in the market indices, employment prospects for job seekers have never looked better. I don't have a crystal ball, but there are some strong indicators that 2016 has much to offer in ...

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How disagreeing with Steve Jobs landed one Apple manager a promotion - BGR

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 3:58pm

BGR

How disagreeing with Steve Jobs landed one Apple manager a promotion
BGR
BusinessInsider points us to an interesting and little-known story involving Steve Jobs and Donna Dubinsky. Though Dubinsky may not have the same level of name recognition as Jobs, she played an instrumental role at Apple back in the '80s and later ...

Tunisian Town Simmers With Unrest Over Lack of Jobs and Investment - New York Times

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 3:49pm

New York Times

Tunisian Town Simmers With Unrest Over Lack of Jobs and Investment
New York Times
KASSERINE, Tunisia — After graduating from college and still not being able to find a job, Ridha Yahyaoui protested with 78 other graduates in a sit-in two years ago. Most were eventually given public-sector positions, but Mr. Yahyaoui was left out.

Thousands of Navy jobs to be cut in fiscal 2017, sources say - NavyTimes.com

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 3:13pm

NavyTimes.com

Thousands of Navy jobs to be cut in fiscal 2017, sources say
NavyTimes.com
Thousands of active-duty sailors' jobs are set to be downsized in fiscal year 2017 via sailor's normal separations and retirements, dimming what had been a rosy personnel outlook. The unexpectedly steep cuts will reduce 5,300 billets from current ...

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Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs - Scientific American

Employment News - February 8, 2016 - 12:01pm

Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs
Scientific American
With an ax rather than a scalpel, Australia's federal science agency last week chopped off its climate research arm in a decision that has stunned scientists and left employees dispirited. As many as 110 out of 140 positions at the atmosphere and ...

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