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Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come. - New York Times

September 19, 2017 - 11:01pm

New York Times

Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come.
New York Times
A Foxconn-owned building in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2012. The company's plans to build one of the world's biggest manufacturing hubs in Brazil have stalled. Credit Ana Ottoni for The New York Times. Before the Taiwanese manufacturing giant ...

Modi's Jobs Problem Threatens Quest to Lower Inequality in India - Bloomberg

September 19, 2017 - 5:15pm

Bloomberg

Modi's Jobs Problem Threatens Quest to Lower Inequality in India
Bloomberg
He swept to power three years ago promising India's poor and middle classes he'd restore their "dignity" after years of swelling inequality, with job creation central to his pitch. But now, the jobs market has been slugged by last November's shock cash ...

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Centegra Health to eliminate, outsource hundreds of jobs - Chicago Tribune

September 19, 2017 - 4:34pm

Chicago Tribune

Centegra Health to eliminate, outsource hundreds of jobs
Chicago Tribune
For the year ended June 30, Centegra reported operating losses of $62.3 million, and attributed much of those losses to the costs of opening the 128-bed Centegra Hospital-Huntley last year. (John Konstantaras / Chicago Tribune). Lisa SchenckerContact ...
Centegra turns to layoffs, outsourcing jobs to stop financial bleedingCrain's Chicago Business

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Pennsylvania has lost pharma jobs, but gained life-sciences start-ups - Philly.com

September 19, 2017 - 4:24pm

Philly.com

Pennsylvania has lost pharma jobs, but gained life-sciences start-ups
Philly.com
Paratek Pharmaceuticals president and chief operating officer Evan Loh is one of nearly a dozen former pharma executives and scientists who are heading start-ups in Pennsylvania. Loh is a former Merck executive. by Linda Loyd, Staff Writer @LoydLinda ...

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August estimates, quarterly jobs numbers unimpressive for Wisconsin - Madison.com

September 19, 2017 - 2:34pm

Madison.com

August estimates, quarterly jobs numbers unimpressive for Wisconsin
Madison.com
FILE - In this May 26, 2010 file photo, staff members work on the production line at the Foxconn complex in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, southern China. A proposed Foxconn plant in Wisconsin could bring up to 13,000 jobs. KIN CHEUNG ...

New Scotland County saw mill to create 46 new jobs - Laurinburg Exchange

September 19, 2017 - 2:29pm

New Scotland County saw mill to create 46 new jobs
Laurinburg Exchange
LAURINBURG — Edwards Wood Products plans to expand in Scotland County with a $30 million investment in a new saw mill, state Commerce Secretary Anthony M. Copeland announced on Wednesday. The manufacturer of wood pallets and high-grade ...

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How Millennial Artists Are Pursuing Their Passions While Working Full Time Jobs - Forbes

September 19, 2017 - 1:01pm

Forbes

How Millennial Artists Are Pursuing Their Passions While Working Full Time Jobs
Forbes
Sharing news and views from the Forbes Under 30 community. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Guest post written by. Trina Mannino. I'm a freelance writer and dance artist living in Brooklyn, NY, @trinamannino. With crippling loan ...

Steve Jobs would have given iOS 11's design an 'F' - Mashable

September 19, 2017 - 12:57pm

Mashable

Steve Jobs would have given iOS 11's design an 'F'
Mashable
Apple's newest mobile operating system, iOS 11, comes out today, and Steve Jobs probably would've been super pissed if he were still alive. HackerNoon's Ryan Lau has posted a comprehensive breakdown that calls attention to all the ways iOS 11's design ...

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Accenture to add more than 800 jobs in Atlanta - Atlanta Journal Constitution

September 19, 2017 - 12:02pm

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Accenture to add more than 800 jobs in Atlanta
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Business consultancy Accenture plans to expand its operations in Atlanta in a move that will create more than 800 largely tech-related jobs over the next few years, people familiar with the matter told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The announcement ...

Georgia recruits 30309 jobs in the past year - Chattanooga Times Free Press

September 19, 2017 - 11:36am

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Georgia recruits 30309 jobs in the past year
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Georgia economic recruiters helped bring more than $6.3 billion of new business investment to the Peach State during the fiscal year ended June 30, Gov. Nathan Deal said today. Deal said 377 companies expanded or relocated to Georgia during fiscal 2017 ...

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Flooring distributor bringing 172 jobs, $6.4 million investment - Independent Tribune

September 19, 2017 - 11:01am

Flooring distributor bringing 172 jobs, $6.4 million investment
Independent Tribune
Haines, the largest floor covering distributor in the U.S., plans to open a distribution center in Concord. The new facility will serve as Haines' southern hub and will house Haines' entire stocking portfolio of floor covering, installation and ...

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Defense firm to add nearly 60 jobs in Beavercreek in $5M expansion - Dayton Daily News

September 19, 2017 - 10:06am

Dayton Daily News

Defense firm to add nearly 60 jobs in Beavercreek in $5M expansion
Dayton Daily News
Northrop Grumman says it has reached a $9.2 billion pending deal to acquire defense contractor Orbital ATK, which has operations in the Dayton area. Orbital ATK's has a 175,000-square-foot facility in Dayton that's home to a metallic and composite ...

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Charlotte's economic mobility ranking is dead last. Will this jobs program help? - Charlotte Observer

September 19, 2017 - 10:00am

Charlotte Observer

Charlotte's economic mobility ranking is dead last. Will this jobs program help?
Charlotte Observer
In response to the Keith Lamont Scott protests last year, the City Council wrote its “Letter to the Community,” saying it would focus on three areas: the police relationship with residents, building more affordable housing and creating jobs. The city ...

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Face of Defense: Citizen-Soldier Applies Skills to Military, Civilian Jobs - Department of Defense

September 19, 2017 - 7:52am

Department of Defense

Face of Defense: Citizen-Soldier Applies Skills to Military, Civilian Jobs
Department of Defense
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa., Sept. 19, 2017 — Army Spc. Breyonnha Chester, a resident of Philadelphia, serves as a motor transport operator with the Pennsylvania Army National Guard's Detachment 1, 1067th Transportation Company, 213th Regional ...

50 high-paying jobs that don't require a college degree - Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

September 19, 2017 - 7:47am

Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

50 high-paying jobs that don't require a college degree
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
While workers with associate's or bachelor's degrees do earn more on average, there are some relatively high-paying careers out there for people without a college degree. 1 of 51. 1. Intro. By Alex Greer; Nov 1, 2016. Sheriff-Car.JPG. Despite rising ...

12 Clear-Cut Signs It's Time For You To Change Jobs - Forbes

September 19, 2017 - 7:01am

Forbes

12 Clear-Cut Signs It's Time For You To Change Jobs
Forbes
Top coaches offer insights on leadership development & careers. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Post written by. Forbes Coaches Council. Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on ...

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Nokia's French jobs cut plan suspended until October 2: French minister - Reuters

September 19, 2017 - 6:49am

Reuters

Nokia's French jobs cut plan suspended until October 2: French minister
Reuters
A Nokia logo is seen at the company's headquarters in Espoo, Finland, May 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins. PARIS (Reuters) - Nokia's (NOKIA.HE) plan to cut almost 600 jobs in France is suspended until Oct. 2, French junior economy minister Benjamin ...
Nokia Corporation - NOK - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research

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Nokia's French jobs cut plan suspended until October 2: French minister - Reuters

September 19, 2017 - 6:47am

Reuters

Nokia's French jobs cut plan suspended until October 2: French minister
Reuters
A Nokia logo is seen at the company's headquarters in Espoo, Finland, May 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins. PARIS (Reuters) - Nokia's (NOKIA.HE) plan to cut almost 600 jobs in France is suspended until Oct. 2, French junior economy minister Benjamin ...

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Most Montana college grads find jobs in state - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

September 19, 2017 - 6:01am

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

Most Montana college grads find jobs in state
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Montana's job market needs more college graduates in computer fields and automotive technology, and far fewer “general studies” majors. That's one highlight of a new report by the state Department of Labor. The first-of-its-kind report was presented ...

Bombardier jobs: Boeing accused of 'pure hypocrisy' - BBC News

September 19, 2017 - 12:06am

BBC News

Bombardier jobs: Boeing accused of 'pure hypocrisy'
BBC News
Northern Ireland's largest manufacturing employer has hit back at a rival firm over a trade dispute that could threaten jobs in Belfast. Canadian aerospace firm Bombardier has accused Boeing of "pure hypocrisy". Boeing had complained about alleged ...

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