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Help Wanted: More Jobs for America - New York Times

December 3, 2016 - 2:47pm

New York Times

Help Wanted: More Jobs for America
New York Times
People in line at a job fair in Florida last month. Credit Joe Raedle/Getty Images. To the Editor: Why are there so few constructive responses to America's unemployment and underemployment problems? Many individuals who were once members of the ...

Robots, jobs and the human fear of change - TechCrunch

December 3, 2016 - 1:02pm

TechCrunch

Robots, jobs and the human fear of change
TechCrunch
Steve Cousins is founder and CEO of Savioke, which develops and deploys autonomous robots that work in human environments to improve people's lives. Steve was previously president and CEO of robotics incubator Willow Garage. How to join the network.

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Robert Half Top Ten Technology Jobs In 2017: Data Scientists, Big Data Expertise In High Demand - Forbes

December 3, 2016 - 11:15am

Forbes

Robert Half Top Ten Technology Jobs In 2017: Data Scientists, Big Data Expertise In High Demand
Forbes
These and many other interesting insights are from the 2017 Technology & IT Salary Guide published by Robert Half recently. You can download a copy here (36 pp., PDF, free, opt-in) and also view selected infographics, regional trends and use the salary ...

Donald Trump Slams Another Indiana Company Planning To Move Jobs Overseas - Huffington Post

December 3, 2016 - 10:20am

Huffington Post

Donald Trump Slams Another Indiana Company Planning To Move Jobs Overseas
Huffington Post
Rexnord is near the Carrier factory where the president-elect cut a deal to save jobs. 12/03/2016 11:15 am ET. 890. Daniel Marans Reporter, Huffington Post. The Washington Post/Getty Images. President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike ...
Trump Warns That Companies Shipping Jobs Overseas Will Be Slapped with Enormous BribesThe New Yorker (satire)
Donald Trump Challenges Rexnord for Moving Jobs to MexicoBreitbart News
Trump's Carrier deal saves jobs for political gainAllentown Morning Call
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How Trump Could Create Millions Of Energy Jobs - Daily Caller

December 3, 2016 - 10:09am

How Trump Could Create Millions Of Energy Jobs
Daily Caller
Oil worker in orange uniform and helmet on of background the pump jack and sunset sky. (Shutterstock.com/ded pixto). 5357285. President-elect Donald Trump wants to create millions of jobs by removing restrictions on American energy development, and ...

What November's jobs report means for interest rates - OregonLive.com

December 3, 2016 - 9:32am

OregonLive.com

What November's jobs report means for interest rates
OregonLive.com
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies Nov. 17, 2016, before the Joint Economic Committee on Capitol HIll. Yellen sketched a picture of an improving U.S. economy and said "the case for an increase" in interest rates has strengthened. The Fed is ...
US economy added 178000 jobs in November; unemployment rate dropped to 4.6 percentWashington Post
The November Jobs Report in 15 ChartsWall Street Journal (blog)
Employers added solid 178000 jobs in Nov.USA TODAY
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Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million - STLtoday.com

December 3, 2016 - 9:07am

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Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million
STLtoday.com
President-elect Donald Trump reacts after speaking at Carrier Corp Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings). prev. next. At least for a moment, President-elect Donald Trump appeared to achieve this week what President Barack ...
The New Jobs Numbers Signal the End of an Economic EraNew York Times
What November's jobs report means for interest ratesOregonLive.com
US economy added 178000 jobs in November; unemployment rate dropped to 4.6 percentWashington Post
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Indiana Overseas Business Incentives Under Pence Counters Trump's Jobs Deal - NPR

December 3, 2016 - 8:06am

Indiana Overseas Business Incentives Under Pence Counters Trump's Jobs Deal
NPR
Trump struck a deal this week to keep jobs in Indiana, but an IndyStar investigation found that under Gov. Mike Pence, Indiana awarded millions of dollars to 10 companies that sent jobs overseas. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: President-elect Trump made good on a ...

Sandwich Week: Bonds And Oil Could Call Shots Between Jobs Data And Fed - Forbes

December 3, 2016 - 4:00am

Sandwich Week: Bonds And Oil Could Call Shots Between Jobs Data And Fed
Forbes
This coming week gets sandwiched between the jobs report and the following week's Fed meeting. So the question is, what will investors focus on with a Fed rate hike almost certain, economic data sparse, and the presidential transition rolling on?

The Opinion Pages|Trump's Chaos Theory: A Single Tweet Causes Jobs to Return - New York Times

December 2, 2016 - 6:55pm

New York Times

The Opinion Pages|Trump's Chaos Theory: A Single Tweet Causes Jobs to Return
New York Times
Donald Trump on Thursday at the Carrier plant in Indianapolis. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. Donald J. Trump spent much of his campaign peddling hope to beleaguered working-class Americans that, on his watch, those old-fashioned, good-paying ...
Here's How Much Indiana Is Paying to Keep 1000 Carrier JobsFortune
Carrier Will Receive $7 Million in Tax Breaks to Keep Jobs in IndianaWall Street Journal
Trump didn't save as many Carrier jobs as he claimedCNNMoney
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Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million - Chicago Tribune

December 2, 2016 - 6:53pm

Chicago Tribune

Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million
Chicago Tribune
President-elect Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during the first stop of his post-election tour, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Cincinnati. President-elect Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during the first stop of his post-election tour, Thursday, Dec ...
Here's How Many Manufacturing Jobs We've Lost Since Obama Took OfficeTownhall
Obama considering post-presidential digital media career, sources sayMic

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Recession grips Alaska as employment losses hit new sectors ... - Alaska Dispatch News

December 2, 2016 - 6:21pm

Alaska Dispatch News

Recession grips Alaska as employment losses hit new sectors ...
Alaska Dispatch News
Job losses in Alaska accelerated in the year's first six months as low oil prices kept slamming the economy, with the downturn spreading from the oil and gas and ...

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Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million - Washington Post

December 2, 2016 - 6:05pm

Washington Post

Why Trump gets more hype out of 1000 jobs than Obama does out of 16 million
Washington Post
At least for a moment, President-elect Donald Trump appeared to achieve this week what President Obama struggled to do for most of the past eight years: convince Americans that he can fix the economy. Cheering crowds greeted Trump during his victory ...
Here's How Many Manufacturing Jobs We've Lost Since Obama Took OfficeTownhall
Obama considering post-presidential digital media career, sources sayMic

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What Trump and Pence don't get about clean energy jobs - Forbes

December 2, 2016 - 5:06pm

Forbes

What Trump and Pence don't get about clean energy jobs
Forbes
President-elect Trump's victory tour began in Indiana this week, where he and running mate Mike Pence announced they had cobbled together enough taxpayer cash to convince Carrier – a gas furnace manufacturer that planned to move 2,000 jobs to Mexico ...
The US is losing manufacturing jobs far faster than Trump can save themQuartz
Here's How Much Indiana Is Paying to Keep 1000 Carrier JobsFortune
Carrier Will Receive $7 Million in Tax Breaks to Keep Jobs in IndianaWall Street Journal
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Trump Turns to Schwarzman, Dimon for White House Jobs Panel - Bloomberg

December 2, 2016 - 4:44pm

Bloomberg

Trump Turns to Schwarzman, Dimon for White House Jobs Panel
Bloomberg
President-elect Donald Trump turned to some of Wall Street's biggest names to create a panel of business leaders that will give him strategic advice on the economy after he takes office, including two financiers with deep Democratic roots. Blackstone ...

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Ford Open to Deals With Trump to Keep Jobs in U.S., CEO Says - Bloomberg

December 2, 2016 - 3:17pm

Bloomberg

Ford Open to Deals With Trump to Keep Jobs in U.S., CEO Says
Bloomberg
Ford Motor Co. is willing to work with Donald Trump to keep jobs in the U.S. if he puts the right policies in place, the automaker's chief executive officer said. “We will be very clear in the things we'd like to see,” Mark Fields said in an exclusive ...

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Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy - Chicago Tribune

December 2, 2016 - 3:14pm

Chicago Tribune

Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy
Chicago Tribune
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Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy: jobs reportThe Japan Times

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Treasury yields fall after November jobs report - MarketWatch

December 2, 2016 - 3:08pm

Treasury yields fall after November jobs report
MarketWatch
Treasury yields finished lower on Friday, after closing at their highest levels in more than a year a day earlier, as a lackluster reading on average hourly wage growth in November helped subdue inflation expectations. The yield on the 10-year Treasury ...

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One detail in the jobs report should unnerve the retail industry - Business Insider

December 2, 2016 - 2:11pm

Business Insider

One detail in the jobs report should unnerve the retail industry
Business Insider
Friday's jobs report showed that employment in the retail industry shrank for the first November in six years. According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the retail trade lost 8,300 jobs. Overall, the US economy added 178,000 jobs, while ...

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