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Kitchen Table Politics: Finding And Keeping 'Good Jobs' - FiveThirtyEight

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Kitchen Table Politics: Finding And Keeping 'Good Jobs'
FiveThirtyEight
The 2016 presidential race has been filled with excitement and drama. But there's another layer to American politics that gets less attention: how issues of home, family and wallet intersect with electoral politics and public policy. In this podcast ...

A look back at Steve Jobs' most colorful keynote moments - Macworld

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A look back at Steve Jobs' most colorful keynote moments
Macworld
During a handful of keynote presentations, Jobs... lost his cool a little bit on stage, solidifying them in Apple's keynote hall of fame. Here, Jason Snell remembers two such moments. steve jobs apple logo. Comments. Jason Snell | @jsnell. Macworld ...

College grads are getting nearly all the jobs - KSAT San Antonio

6 hours 12 min ago

KSAT San Antonio

College grads are getting nearly all the jobs
KSAT San Antonio
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Got a college degree? Then it's much more likely that you could land a job in the economic recovery. Of the 11.6 million jobs created after the Great Recession, 8.4 million went to those with at least a bachelor's degree ...

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College Grads Are Getting Nearly All the Jobs - FOX40

June 29, 2016 - 11:19pm

FOX40

College Grads Are Getting Nearly All the Jobs
FOX40
NEW YORK — Got a college degree? Then it's much more likely that you could land a job in the economic recovery. Of the 11.6 million jobs created after the Great Recession, 8.4 million went to those with at least a bachelor's degree, according to a new ...

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Fund summer jobs for low-income teens - The Boston Globe

June 29, 2016 - 9:42pm

The Boston Globe

Fund summer jobs for low-income teens
The Boston Globe
As the budget year winds down, House and Senate leaders came up with a compromise deal on a budget for fiscal 2017. But a hard reality remains: Lawmakers are grappling with a revenue shortfall that could reach up to $950 million for the coming year.

Anchorage jobs down 1100 from May last year - Alaska Dispatch News

June 29, 2016 - 9:24pm

Alaska Dispatch News

Anchorage jobs down 1100 from May last year
Alaska Dispatch News
The Anchorage unemployment rate, not seasonally adjusted, was 5.3 percent in May, the Anchorage Economic Development Corp. said in a report released Wednesday. That number is unchanged from April, but up from 4.9 percent in May 2015. The AEDC ...
1100 Anchorage jobs lost between May 2015 and May 2016, report findsKTUU.com

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Recession warning: Fewer high-paying jobs, more McDonald's 'fries with that?' - MyNewsLA.com

June 29, 2016 - 5:35pm

MyNewsLA.com

Recession warning: Fewer high-paying jobs, more McDonald's 'fries with that?'
MyNewsLA.com
The economic recovery is slowing, with forecasters Wednesday predicting a possible recession looming nationally, statewide and in Orange County, where a trend is emerging of high-paying jobs being replaced with low- salary service sector positions.

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DoD Military Spouse Employment Partnership Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary - Department of Defense

June 29, 2016 - 4:43pm

Department of Defense

DoD Military Spouse Employment Partnership Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, June 29, 2016 — The Defense Department today announced that the Military Spouse Employment Partnership program is celebrating five years of supporting military spouses, according to officials from the DoD Spouse Education and Career ...

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Seagate to Cut 1600 Jobs in Restructuring Plan - Fortune

June 29, 2016 - 4:24pm

Fortune

Seagate to Cut 1600 Jobs in Restructuring Plan
Fortune
The cost saving measures are expected to be in place by the end of September. Hard-disk drive maker Seagate Technology said it was cutting about 1,600 jobs, or 3% of its workforce, as part of a restructuring plan to reduce costs. Seagate said the plan, ...
Seagate to cut 1600 jobs amid weak demandZDNet
Seagate Technology Plans to Cut 1600 Jobs Amid PC SlumpBloomberg
Seagate begins cutting 1600 jobs, some possibly..The Denver Post

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ABQ ranks high for car-free commutes near jobs. Really. - Albuquerque Business First

June 29, 2016 - 4:17pm

ABQ ranks high for car-free commutes near jobs. Really.
Albuquerque Business First
There aren't a lot of places, besides Downtown and Nob Hill, where most folks would try living without a car. The Opportunity Score for an address in Albuquerque. Enlarge. The Opportunity Score for an address in Albuquerque. Redfin. But a new ...

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Kraft Heinz to add 28 jobs in Dover - The News Journal

June 29, 2016 - 2:18pm

The News Journal

Kraft Heinz to add 28 jobs in Dover
The News Journal
The Kraft Heinz Co. has been approved for state funds to create 28 full-time jobs at its Dover plant. The Delaware Council on Development Finance this week agreed to provide two grants totaling nearly $1.2 million. The first allocates $131,130 from the ...

These Jobs Report High Underemployment - Forbes

June 29, 2016 - 2:01pm

Forbes

These Jobs Report High Underemployment
Forbes
Are you working a job that does not use all the skills you have at your disposal? One that that doesn't allow you to show the training and expertise you've accrued? Are you working part-time but just can't seem to score a full-time position in the ...
28 jobs where people feel like they aren't living up to their potentialBusiness Insider

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Oakland blocks more jobs for its own citizens - Hot Air

June 29, 2016 - 1:10pm

Oakland blocks more jobs for its own citizens
Hot Air
There was some great news for the residents of Oakland, California recently. In an era when shipping in general has fallen off and waterfront jobs are harder to come by, a new marine terminal is set to bring more work to the bay area and stoke the ...

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What Is The No. 1 Thing Keeping Us At Our Jobs? - Forbes

June 29, 2016 - 11:34am

Forbes

What Is The No. 1 Thing Keeping Us At Our Jobs?
Forbes
The research I've been doing lately has me starting to wonder… why do we stay at our jobs? Honestly, I think that the main reason that most people stay is because of money. If I told you today that you could leave the organization you were with and ...

The truth about trade, American jobs and Donald Trump - CNNMoney

June 29, 2016 - 11:12am

CNNMoney

The truth about trade, American jobs and Donald Trump
CNNMoney
Donald Trump once again trashed NAFTA and U.S. trade policies that he said have cost millions of Americans their jobs. He promised to revive the country's manufacturing sector by limiting U.S. involvement in global trade and putting "America first ...
Critics: Trump trade plan won't save jobsPolitico
In Ohio speech, Trump pledges to bring jobs backColumbus Dispatch

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Watch Steve Jobs lose his cool during a famous iPhone demo - Business Insider

June 29, 2016 - 10:38am

Business Insider

Watch Steve Jobs lose his cool during a famous iPhone demo
Business Insider
To celebrate the iPhone's 9th anniversary, people are reminiscing about the product's history, from its original unveiling by Steve Jobs, to all of its subsequent milestones. In particular, former Apple PR boss Natalie Kerris shared a video on Twitter ...

28 jobs where people frequently feel underemployed - Business Insider

June 29, 2016 - 9:08am

Business Insider

28 jobs where people frequently feel underemployed
Business Insider
Whether they don't use all their skills in their current job or they work part-time when they'd rather work full-time, a startling amount of people in the US consider themselves underemployed. Over the course of two years, PayScale collected data from ...

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15 Executive-Level Jobs For Telecommuters - Forbes

June 29, 2016 - 9:00am

Forbes

15 Executive-Level Jobs For Telecommuters
Forbes
Telecommuting jobs are often associated with non-leadership positions, as opposed to c-suite executives and the heads of teams. But increasingly technology is making it possible for workers at every level–including the top tier–to telecommute at least ...

These Companies Are Already Threatening to Move Jobs Out of the UK - Fortune

June 29, 2016 - 8:53am

Fortune

These Companies Are Already Threatening to Move Jobs Out of the UK
Fortune
Because of Brexit. One of the immediate assessments of Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union last Thursday was that it could cost London tens of thousands of jobs and deal a substantial blow to the city's reputation as Europe's financial ...

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Jobs Recovery Deepens Economic Divide between College Haves and Have-Nots - Black Enterprise

June 29, 2016 - 8:01am

Black Enterprise

Jobs Recovery Deepens Economic Divide between College Haves and Have-Nots
Black Enterprise
A recent press release by the Center on Education and the Workforce has revealed the telling news that for the first time, four-year college graduates make up a larger share of the workforce than workers with a high school diploma or less. Out of the ...