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Trump Scandals Scare Attorneys from Applying to Government Jobs, Report Says - LawNewz

4 hours 30 min ago

LawNewz

Trump Scandals Scare Attorneys from Applying to Government Jobs, Report Says
LawNewz
President Donald Trump's recent, uh, downsizing of FBI Director James Comey has made it harder to fill Department of Justice positions, a new report claims. Sources told POLITICO that the administration's scandals have frightened attorneys from ...

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Rhode Island's governor uses incentives to lure tech jobs - Fox Business

5 hours 21 min ago

Rhode Island's governor uses incentives to lure tech jobs
Fox Business
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Gov. Gina Raimondo's strategy of using tax credits to spur Rhode Island's economic development could create nearly 1,500 new jobs promised by 17 companies that have signed deals with the state. Continue Reading Below.

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How an Old Industrial Ship Yard Created 7000 New Jobs - Motherboard

8 hours 4 min ago

Motherboard

How an Old Industrial Ship Yard Created 7000 New Jobs
Motherboard
Brooklyn Navy Yard President and CEO David Ehrenberg tells Motherboard how his non-profit reclaimed an industrial workspace and updated it for the 21st century. Raised in Brooklyn, David Ehrenberg began telling me about himself without hiding any of ...

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Who knew? Beer brings the Inland area about $2 billion, 13000 jobs - Press-Enterprise

8 hours 5 min ago

Press-Enterprise

Who knew? Beer brings the Inland area about $2 billion, 13000 jobs
Press-Enterprise
Brewski, says a study commissioned by two trade groups, the National Beer Wholesalers Association and the Beer Institute. It's called “Beer Serves America.” This edition of the report reflects the rise of small and craft breweries, its methodology says.

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Week Ahead: A Shorter Memorial Day Week Caps Off With Jobs Number - TheStreet.com

8 hours 35 min ago

TheStreet.com

Week Ahead: A Shorter Memorial Day Week Caps Off With Jobs Number
TheStreet.com
The May jobs report headlines a quieter week as investors look for confirmation the Federal Reserve will raise rates in the coming month. This month's nonfarm payrolls report, out Friday, is expected to demonstrate continued strength in the labor market.

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The Solar Industry Is Creating Jobs 17 Times Faster Than the Rest of the US Economy - Futurism

9 hours 7 min ago

Futurism

The Solar Industry Is Creating Jobs 17 Times Faster Than the Rest of the US Economy
Futurism
Jobs in the solar field in the United States grew at a rate 17 times faster than the overall economy. This was part of a larger trend towards jobs in renewable energy and away from more dangerous, less sustainable jobs in fossil fuels.

South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests - NPR

9 hours 47 min ago

NPR

South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests
NPR
Lim Hyuk-ju lives in a tiny apartment in a bustling student neighborhood of South Korea's capital, Seoul. The apartment is just 30 sq. ft. — basically a walk-in closet with a toilet, shower and shared kitchen — for $400 a month. "It's uncomfortable ...

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Jobs report; ExxonMobil's big meeting; Earnings season winds ... - CNNMoney

10 hours 49 sec ago

CNNMoney

Jobs report; ExxonMobil's big meeting; Earnings season winds ...
CNNMoney
1. Jobs report: On Friday, the Labor Department will reveal how many jobs were added in May. A strong report could bolster the case for another interest rate ...

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On the jobs in Champaign County - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

10 hours 3 min ago

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

On the jobs in Champaign County
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
No surprise who leads off the list of Champaign County's top employers — the University of Illinois could lose 7,000 workers and still rank No. 1, its spot for as long as the local Economic Development Corporation has been keeping track. But down the ...

Reality Check: What impact have employment tribunal fees had? - BBC News

10 hours 39 min ago

BBC News

Reality Check: What impact have employment tribunal fees had?
BBC News
The claim: The Liberal Democrats say that tribunal fees "prevent many from pursuing good cases". Reality Check says: There is evidence for this and charging fees for employment tribunals has led to a bigger fall in the number of claims than the ...

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China Employment Law: Eight Tips for Achieving Bliss - China Law Blog (blog)

11 hours 9 min ago

China Law Blog (blog)

China Employment Law: Eight Tips for Achieving Bliss
China Law Blog (blog)
If you take the time to understand and act according to China's key employment laws, you can prevent many of the problems foreign employers typically face in China. Investing the time and money up-front is much less expensive than the alternative.

City Talk: Local jobs estimates suggest continued growth - Business In Savannah

16 hours 53 min ago

City Talk: Local jobs estimates suggest continued growth
Business In Savannah
The latest estimates from the Georgia Department of Labor suggest that Savannah's employment boom is continuing. According to the data, the Savannah metropolitan statistical area (Chatham, Effingham and Bryan counties) had 179,700 payroll jobs in April.

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City Talk: Local jobs estimates suggest continued growth - Savannah Morning News

May 27, 2017 - 10:01pm

Savannah Morning News

City Talk: Local jobs estimates suggest continued growth
Savannah Morning News
The latest estimates from the Georgia Department of Labor suggest that Savannah's employment boom is continuing. According to the data, the Savannah metropolitan statistical area (Chatham, Effingham and Bryan counties) had 179,700 payroll jobs in April.

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Pennsylvania aims to smooth ex-convicts' path to employment - Tribune-Review

May 27, 2017 - 10:00pm

Pennsylvania aims to smooth ex-convicts' path to employment
Tribune-Review
Few Westmoreland County residents have taken advantage of a relatively new state law that allows some people convicted of nonviolent crimes to have their criminal records shielded from potential employers and landlords. Pennsylvania Act 5 took effect ...

Google for Jobs going live for some people - Android Police

May 27, 2017 - 6:32pm

Android Police

Google for Jobs going live for some people
Android Police
Back at Google I/O, a new initiative was announced called 'Google for Jobs.' As you might be able to guess from the name, it is designed to make finding job openings easier and more effective - for both applicants and employers. The feature appears to ...

Cotterell: Want the governor's attention? Talk about jobs - Tallahassee.com

May 27, 2017 - 3:42pm

Cotterell: Want the governor's attention? Talk about jobs
Tallahassee.com
... Democrat correspondent 4:39 p.m. ET May 27, 2017. BillCotterellSIG Buy Photo. Bill Cotterell (Photo: Democrat files)Buy Photo. 1 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Clearly, the best way to get Gov. Rick Scott's undivided attention,

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'Full employment' doesn't reach the constantly jobless, underemployed - Chambersburg Public Opinion

May 27, 2017 - 2:38pm

Chambersburg Public Opinion

'Full employment' doesn't reach the constantly jobless, underemployed
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Area residents who are unemployed or underemployed face a vicious cycle, but local job training programs might help. Vicky Taylor , vtaylor@publicopinionnews.com. Share This Story. 24 · Tweet · Share · Share · Pin. Email. Comment. Chambersburg's ...

Three top jobs in special ed vacant in Baltimore city schools - Baltimore Sun

May 27, 2017 - 10:48am

Baltimore Sun

Three top jobs in special ed vacant in Baltimore city schools
Baltimore Sun
Disability rights advocates are concerned that three top jobs in special education at Baltimore City schools have been vacant for months. The unfilled positions include executive director of special education, director of due process and parent ...

The future of oil jobs in the Middle East - Al Jazeera America

May 27, 2017 - 7:32am

Al Jazeera America

The future of oil jobs in the Middle East
Al Jazeera America
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and 11 other oil-producing nations have extended oil production cuts until March 2018 in an attempt to drain the global oversupply of oil and prop up the price of crude.

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