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... This is not an indicator of a healthy employment situation for the iron range small towns and cities - The Ely Echo

2 hours 28 min ago

... This is not an indicator of a healthy employment situation for the iron range small towns and cities
The Ely Echo
Mining is not an issue of love and cares for the BWCA, we all love and care for the BWCA! I will acknowledge with the anti-mining obstructionists and one speaker in particular at the Forest Service listening session at the DECC on March 16 who contend ...

LOL, the Treasury Secretary Says Automation of Jobs Is "50-100 More Years" Away - Gizmodo

2 hours 58 min ago

Gizmodo

LOL, the Treasury Secretary Says Automation of Jobs Is "50-100 More Years" Away
Gizmodo
Steve Mnuchin, the genius behind Suicide Squad and our nation's treasury secretary, isn't worried about artificial intelligence or automation. It's not even on his radar, so just relax. Genius Behind Suicide Squad Now Fifth in Line For the Presidency ...
Robots expected to take 38 percent of US jobs by 2030sWGNO
Mnuchin on robots taking US jobs: 'It's not even on our radar screen ... 50-100 more years' awayCNBC
Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI's Already Taking JobsWIRED
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Florida leads nation for construction jobs added in February - Orlando Business Journal

4 hours 33 min ago

Orlando Business Journal

Florida leads nation for construction jobs added in February
Orlando Business Journal
Forty-three states added construction jobs year-over-year in February, with Florida leading the pack, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data. Florida added 34,700 jobs, a 7.5% increase ...

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Robots expected to take 38 percent of US jobs by 2030s - WGNO

5 hours 40 min ago

CNBC

Robots expected to take 38 percent of US jobs by 2030s
WGNO
Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin addresses a press conference in Berlin on March 16, 2017. (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images). By Ese Olumhense. Treasury secretary 'optimistic' about job security. Increasing automation and artificial ...
Mnuchin on robots taking US jobs: 'It's not even on our radar screen ... 50-100 more years' awayCNBC
Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI's Already Taking JobsWIRED
Will US workers lose jobs to robots? Mnuchin says no, report says yesChristian Science Monitor
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Robots expected to take 38 percent of US jobs by 2030s - WGNO

5 hours 40 min ago

Gizmodo

Robots expected to take 38 percent of US jobs by 2030s
WGNO
Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin addresses a press conference in Berlin on March 16, 2017. (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images). By Ese Olumhense. Treasury secretary 'optimistic' about job security. Increasing automation and artificial ...
LOL, the Treasury Secretary Says Automation of Jobs Is "50-100 More Years" AwayGizmodo
Mnuchin on robots taking US jobs: 'It's not even on our radar screen ... 50-100 more years' awayCNBC
Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI's Already Taking JobsWIRED
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Labor Department says Maryland added 11500 jobs in February - Fox Baltimore

6 hours 26 min ago

Fox Baltimore

Labor Department says Maryland added 11500 jobs in February
Fox Baltimore
BALTIMORE (AP) - Labor market analysts say Maryland added 11,500 jobs in February, although the state's unemployment rate held steady at 4.2 percent. The Baltimore Sun reports that last month's job gains powered the strongest three-month surge of job ...

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Technology is killing jobs, and only technology can save them - TechCrunch

7 hours 40 min ago

TechCrunch

Technology is killing jobs, and only technology can save them
TechCrunch
In the recent presidential election, automation and robotics got a slight reprieve from the accusations that it has been the key driver in job losses in the United States. During the campaign, the conversation shifted, thanks largely to then-candidate ...
Robots will claim 38% of US jobs within 15 years: reportOregonLive.com
Women less likely than men to lose jobs to robots: studyNew York Post
Robots to affect up to 30% of UK jobs, says PwCBBC News
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Vacant Illinois agency jobs could move to Springfield area - Chicago Sun-Times

8 hours 13 min ago

Chicago Sun-Times

Vacant Illinois agency jobs could move to Springfield area
Chicago Sun-Times
Illinois agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner have been told to decide whether vacant positions can be moved to the Springfield area as part of the process to fill the jobs. | AP file photo. Associated Press ...
Vacant Illinois Agency Jobs Could Move to Sangamon CountyWJBD Online

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Mass incarceration: Where are the jobs in new Alameda County re-entry program? - East Bay Times

8 hours 39 min ago

East Bay Times

Mass incarceration: Where are the jobs in new Alameda County re-entry program?
East Bay Times
John Jones lll talks with Tamaya Garcia, director of development and social innovation at offices of Communities United for Restorative Justice in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, March 24, 2017. Jones lll is part of a grassroots movement that lobbied to ...

Employment opportunities vary across LaPorte County - nwitimes.com

9 hours 32 min ago

nwitimes.com

Employment opportunities vary across LaPorte County
nwitimes.com
The new Franciscan St. Anthony Health hospital is under construction at U.S. 421 and Interstate 94 in Michigan City. Alcoa. Buy Now · Stan Maddux for The Times. The Alcoa Power and Propulsion plant is pictured in LaPorte. Aero Metals. John Luke, The ...

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Automation Could End Meaningless Jobs—And None Too Soon - Singularity Hub

9 hours 36 min ago

Singularity Hub

Automation Could End Meaningless Jobs—And None Too Soon
Singularity Hub
Does it fulfill you? Allow you to connect with or help people? Contribute to a greater good? Or does its value come from your income, which allows you to do other meaningful things? You probably know someone who has a bullshit job. Maybe you have one ...

2017 Self-Employment Tax: How Much Will You Owe? - Motley Fool

12 hours 58 min ago

Motley Fool

2017 Self-Employment Tax: How Much Will You Owe?
Motley Fool
If all or part of your income is from self-employment, here's how to determine your tax bill. Matthew Frankel. (TMFMathGuy). Mar 26, 2017 at 7:43AM. If you earn income from self-employment -- such as from a small business you own, consulting you do, ...

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How to prepare for employment in the age of artificial intelligence - TNW

13 hours 57 min ago

TNW

How to prepare for employment in the age of artificial intelligence
TNW
For centuries, humans have been fretting over “technological unemployment” or the loss of jobs caused by technological change. Never has this sentiment been accentuated more than it is today, at the cusp of the next industrial revolution. With ...

Early retirements at Carrier could save some jobs - Indianapolis Star

15 hours 7 min ago

Indianapolis Star

Early retirements at Carrier could save some jobs
Indianapolis Star
The exits could reduce layoffs that are expected to hit later this year.

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Jones Bootmaker sale saves 840 jobs - BBC News

16 hours 9 min ago

Jones Bootmaker sale saves 840 jobs
BBC News
The bulk of footwear chain Jones Bootmaker has been sold to investment firm Endless, saving 72 stores and 840 jobs. However, the remaining 31 stores will close and about 260 jobs are expected to be lost. Jones was owned by Alteri Investors, whose ...

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Tech world debate on robots and jobs heats up - Phys.Org

16 hours 23 min ago

Phys.Org

Tech world debate on robots and jobs heats up
Phys.Org
Although technology has long affected the labor force, recent advances in artificial intelligence and robotics are heightening concerns about automation replacing a growing number of occupations, including highly skilled or "knowledge-based" jobs. Just ...

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Gambling with employment classification - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

16 hours 38 min ago

Gambling with employment classification
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Welcome! We hope you enjoy our content and decide to subscribe for full access. Visit newsminer.com/subscribe or call 907-456-6661. FAIRBANKS — Yogi Berra provided suspect advice when he said, “When you come to a fork in the road, take it.” That's ...

Vacant Illinois Agency Jobs Could Move to Sangamon County - WJBD Online

March 25, 2017 - 10:04pm

NBC Chicago

Vacant Illinois Agency Jobs Could Move to Sangamon County
WJBD Online
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner have been told to decide whether vacant positions can be moved to Sangamon County as part of the process to fill the jobs. The State Journal-Register reports the Department of Central ...
Vacant Illinois agency jobs could move to Springfield areaBelleville News-Democrat

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McCain: Trump admin must fill State Dept. jobs - The Hill (blog)

March 25, 2017 - 7:57pm

The Hill (blog)

McCain: Trump admin must fill State Dept. jobs
The Hill (blog)
Sen. John McCain · John McCainDemocrats step up calls that Russian hack was act of war McCain: Trump admin must fill State Dept. jobs McCain says he hasn't met with Trump since inauguration MORE (R-Ariz.) is calling on President Trump to fill senior ...

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Charter jobs touted by Trump were reportedly in works for years - AOL

March 25, 2017 - 3:35pm

AOL

Charter jobs touted by Trump were reportedly in works for years
AOL
President Trump has announced a major investment in the U.S. by Charter Communications, but some news outlets are claiming that most of this plan was in place before he took office. On Friday, Trump made the announcement in the Oval Office flanked by ...
Trump Proudly Takes Credit for Jobs that Were Announced Last YearVanity Fair
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