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Survey: Jobs getting harder to fill in Livingston County - Livingston Daily

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Livingston Daily

Survey: Jobs getting harder to fill in Livingston County
Livingston Daily
As Livingston County's unemployment rate continues to fall, employers are finding it more challenging to recruit and train employees, according to a new survey. Sixty-four companies participated in the 2014 Livingston County Compensation & Benefits ...

How Steve Jobs set Apple up to survive silly controversies like “Bendgate” - Quartz

September 29, 2014 - 11:57pm

How Steve Jobs set Apple up to survive silly controversies like “Bendgate”
Quartz
Apple seems to have successfully moved past its latest faux fiasco, “Bendgate”—in which online commenters suggested the new iPhone was susceptible to bending. The truth is that it is not easily bent, though the YouTube video that set things off—where ...

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Defenders: Detroit's most dangerous jobs - WDIV Detroit

September 29, 2014 - 10:42pm

Defenders: Detroit's most dangerous jobs
WDIV Detroit
HE THEY MAKE A LIVING RISKING IT ALL. OUR LIFE ON THE LINE. DEFENDERS INVESTIGATE THE MOST DANGEROUS JOBS IN METRO DETROIT. AND EVEN GIVE ONE OF THEM A TRY. THEY HAVE THOSE JOBS THAT SOMEONE HAS TO DO BUT ...

Defenders: Detroit's most dangerous jobs - WDIV Detroit

September 29, 2014 - 10:42pm

Defenders: Detroit's most dangerous jobs
WDIV Detroit
HE THEY MAKE A LIVING RISKING IT ALL. OUR LIFE ON THE LINE. DEFENDERS INVESTIGATE THE MOST DANGEROUS JOBS IN METRO DETROIT. AND EVEN GIVE ONE OF THEM A TRY. THEY HAVE THOSE JOBS THAT SOMEONE HAS TO DO BUT ...

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Where will Delaware jobs be coming from? - The News Journal

September 29, 2014 - 8:42pm

The News Journal

Where will Delaware jobs be coming from?
The News Journal
The job situation in Delaware is getting better. But how soon and in what fields? Loading… Post to Facebook. Where will Delaware jobs be coming from? The job situation in Delaware is getting better. But how soon and in what fields? Check out this ...

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Closing the skills gap for the jobs of today – and the future - Buffalo News

September 29, 2014 - 7:46pm

Closing the skills gap for the jobs of today – and the future
Buffalo News
The RiverBend site in South Buffalo is supposed to be bustling in just 18 months with scientists doing research and laborers producing solar panels that will provide energy all over the country. Around the same time, area classrooms will come alive ...

Boeing to move up 500 jobs to St. Louis area - STLtoday.com

September 29, 2014 - 6:41pm

Q13 FOX

Boeing to move up 500 jobs to St. Louis area
STLtoday.com
Boeing Co. plans to move up to 500 defense jobs to the St. Louis area from the Puget Sound area as the aircraft maker seeks to consolidate its defense operations. They are part of about 2,000 defense jobs that Chicago-based Boeing plans to move out of ...
Boeing announces plan to cut 2000 jobs in defense work here; union blasts ...Q13 FOX
Boeing Shifting Defense Jobs Away From WashingtonWall Street Journal
Boeing Shifting 2000 Defense Jobs Out of Seattle AreaBloomberg
KSDK -KIRO Seattle
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More than 1000 jobs up for grabs in Memphis area - wreg.com

September 29, 2014 - 5:56pm

wreg.com

More than 1000 jobs up for grabs in Memphis area
wreg.com
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In the Mid-South, more than 53,000 people are without jobs, according to the latest statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “We as individuals need a lot of help,” Tracy Vaughn said. Unemployed people like Vaughn said ...

Local workforce unprepared to fill coming jobs in transportation, warehousing ... - Baltimore Sun

September 29, 2014 - 5:01pm

Local workforce unprepared to fill coming jobs in transportation, warehousing ...
Baltimore Sun
Industry growth and a tide of employee retirements in Baltimore's transportation sector will create or leave open thousands of jobs by 2020, but local job seekers aren't prepared to fill them, according to a study released Monday by the Opportunity ...

NCC gets $10 million grant to train workers for jobs that pay middle class wages - The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com

September 29, 2014 - 4:57pm

The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com

NCC gets $10 million grant to train workers for jobs that pay middle class wages
The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com
The $10 million federal grants awarded to Lehigh Carbon, Luzerne County and Northampton community colleges will help the schools develop degree and certificate programs that prepare low-paid workers for middle class jobs. Vice President Joe Biden ...

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Mission Health sheds 130 jobs - Asheville Citizen-Times

September 29, 2014 - 3:53pm

Asheville Citizen-Times

Mission Health sheds 130 jobs
Asheville Citizen-Times
Mission Health System will cut 130 jobs, mostly at its main hospital, CEO Ron Paulus said. Loading… Post to Facebook. Mission Health sheds 130 jobs Mission Health System will cut 130 jobs, mostly at its main hospital, CEO Ron Paulus said. Check out ...
Mission Health System cuts 130 jobs, will add moreNews & Observer

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Billionaires' First Jobs: From Warren Buffett to Oprah Winfrey - ABC News

September 29, 2014 - 2:14pm

ABC News

Billionaires' First Jobs: From Warren Buffett to Oprah Winfrey
ABC News
Not all tycoons grow up with trust funds and silver spoons. Forbes' 33rd list of the 400 richest Americans includes self-made billionaires and a fair share of entrepreneurs who came from poor immigrant families. We thought the first jobs of these ...

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Cincinnati St. receives $2.5M for jobs program - Cincinnati.com

September 29, 2014 - 2:05pm

Cincinnati.com

Cincinnati St. receives $2.5M for jobs program
Cincinnati.com
A program designed to help transform the region into a transportation and distribution hub has received $2.5 million. Loading… Post to Facebook. Cincinnati St. receives $2.5M for jobs program A program designed to help transform the region into a ...

Cleveland Foundation announces grants including focus on training for ... - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

September 29, 2014 - 1:27pm

Cleveland Foundation announces grants including focus on training for ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
The Great Lakes Science Center is receiving a $450,000 grant from the Cleveland Foundation for a program, Cleveland Creates, which seeks to build a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the community. (Plain Dealer file photo). Print.

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For a Worker With Little Time Between 3 Jobs, a Nap Has Fatal Consequences - New York Times

September 29, 2014 - 1:00pm

New York Times

For a Worker With Little Time Between 3 Jobs, a Nap Has Fatal Consequences
New York Times
Maybe she poured you a cup of hot coffee, right before you rushed off to catch your afternoon train. Maybe you noticed her huddled over an empty table in the station, dozing in the lonesome hours between one shift and another. Her name was Maria ...
Jobs, Plenty of Dreams and the Fatal Consequences of One Dangerous ChanceNDTV

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Uber keeps its word, adding 420 jobs by 2016 - Crain's Chicago Business (blog)

September 29, 2014 - 12:32pm

Chicago Sun-Times

Uber keeps its word, adding 420 jobs by 2016
Crain's Chicago Business (blog)
Uber Technologies Inc., is keeping an informal political deal it had struck with Gov. Pat Quinn and, as a result, Chicago will be getting hundreds of new Midwest headquarters jobs. The big ride-sharing firm today announced that it will add 420 jobs to ...
Uber says it'll add jobs as lawmakers mull ride-sharing veto moveChicago Tribune
Illinois governor touts jobs created by a new Olive Garden opening in ChicagoWashington Post (blog)

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Bipartisan Bill Would Help Out-Of-Work Coal Miners Find New Jobs - ThinkProgress

September 29, 2014 - 12:10pm

ThinkProgress

Bipartisan Bill Would Help Out-Of-Work Coal Miners Find New Jobs
ThinkProgress
Two lawmakers want to make life a little easier for coal miners who have lost their jobs in recent years. Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) and Rep. David McKinley (R-WV) introduced legislation this month that would create a program to help transition out-of ...

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Bipartisan Bill Would Help Out-Of-Work Coal Miners Find New Jobs - ThinkProgress

September 29, 2014 - 12:10pm

ThinkProgress

Bipartisan Bill Would Help Out-Of-Work Coal Miners Find New Jobs
ThinkProgress
Two lawmakers want to make life a little easier for coal miners who have lost their jobs in recent years. Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) and Rep. David McKinley (R-WV) introduced legislation this month that would create a program to help transition out-of ...

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What Apple's Steve Jobs Could Teach Aristotle - Forbes

September 29, 2014 - 11:36am

The Inquisitr

What Apple's Steve Jobs Could Teach Aristotle
Forbes
When it comes to business guru status, the late Steve Jobs arguably stands head and shoulders above other contenders of his generation. His name produces 266 million references when typed into Google Google, while doing the same on Amazon.com ...
Steve Jobs' Legacy Lives On After Death, Despite His Core Vision For Apple ...The Inquisitr
Why Steve Jobs was such a Charismatic LeaderKorea IT Times (press release)

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This Startup Gets College Kids Jobs as Dildo Merchants, Liquor Evangelists ... - Betabeat

September 29, 2014 - 9:38am

This Startup Gets College Kids Jobs as Dildo Merchants, Liquor Evangelists ...
Betabeat
The team behind Campus Job, the company that hooks up college kids with better work. (Photo via Campus Job). No job description is more soul-suckingly droll than a campus work study gig — anyone who's ever been forced to give a campus tour for ...