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Jobs Outlook Grim in Countries With More Disengaged Workers - Gallup.com

October 31, 2014 - 10:46pm

Jobs Outlook Grim in Countries With More Disengaged Workers
Gallup.com
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Actively disengaged employees may be costly to their country's economy and to their company's bottom line. Across 90 countries surveyed between 2011 and 2012, unemployment and underemployment rates were higher in those with ...

Week Ahead: October Jobs Report - Fox Business

October 31, 2014 - 4:37pm

Fox Business

Week Ahead: October Jobs Report
Fox Business
Investors and analysts will be looking for a strong follow-up to the September data, when a better-than-expected 248,000 jobs were created and the headline unemployment rate fell to a six-year low of 5.9%. Economists are expecting another gain of over ...

Court Upholds Contracts Curtailing the Time for Filing Employment Claims - New Jersey Law Journal

October 31, 2014 - 4:18pm

New Jersey Law Journal

Court Upholds Contracts Curtailing the Time for Filing Employment Claims
New Jersey Law Journal
There are numerous laws allowing employees to sue for perceived violations of their rights. Those laws provide not only a dizzying array of theories of liability but also a variety of different time periods in which the employee can start a lawsuit ...

Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data - Opelousas Daily World

October 31, 2014 - 3:53pm

Opelousas Daily World

Economist says Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data
Opelousas Daily World
Greg Albrecht, left, during an appearance at the Press Club of Baton Rouge last year. 2 CONNECT 1 TWEET 1 LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. BATON ROUGE – The Legislature's chief economist says Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration has been ...
Bobby Jindal 'misinterprets' jobs data, economist saysThe Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

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This Halloween, Ebola Researcher and Kindergarten Teacher Among America's ... - Forbes

October 31, 2014 - 3:52pm

seattlepi.com

This Halloween, Ebola Researcher and Kindergarten Teacher Among America's ...
Forbes
What job would scare you the most? I'd say bomb squad technician, hostage negotiator or firefighter. But in a survey released in time for Halloween, CareerBuilder, the Chicago-based job listing outfit, shows that Americans are more scared of ...
Study Reveals the 5 Scariest Jobs this HalloweenPayScale Career News
These are the jobs we fear the mostseattlepi.com

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Linamar expanding Arden plant, adding 150 jobs - Asheville Citizen-Times

October 31, 2014 - 2:30pm

Asheville Citizen-Times

Linamar expanding Arden plant, adding 150 jobs
Asheville Citizen-Times
Neil Metcalf cleans and inspects a hub piece at Linamar in South Asheville. (Photo: Citizen-Times photo). 11 CONNECT 14 TWEET 6 LINKEDIN 2 COMMENTEMAILMORE. ARDEN – Another 150 new jobs are coming to Buncombe County, care of Linamar ...
Linamar announces additional $115 million expansion, 150 new jobsMountain Xpress (blog)

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Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue Failing - Forbes

October 31, 2014 - 1:22pm

Center For American Progress

Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue Failing
Forbes
The new gainful employment rules are out from the U.S. Department of Education and, predictably, nearly everyone is mad. People on the left don't think they go far enough in terms of putting for-profit higher education operators out of business ...
Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ...U.S. News & World Report
Examining Gainful Employment in Career EducationCenter For American Progress
Chamber criticizes Obama's Gainful Employment RuleOregon Business News (press release)
Memphis Daily News -NavyTimes.com -Worcester Telegram
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Seth Rogen in talks to play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in ... - Fortune

October 31, 2014 - 11:16am

The Inquisitr

Seth Rogen in talks to play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in ...
Fortune
This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at Entrepreneur.com. By Laura Entis, Entrepreneur.com. The hype surrounding the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic continues to escalate (and we're loving every minute of ...
New Casting Information For Steve Jobs FilmThe Inquisitr
Seth Rogen To Play Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs Biopic, 'Jobs'International Business Times
Seth Rogen cast as Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs biopicConsequence of Sound
The Guardian -CBS News -Cult of Mac
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Tennessee ranks No. 1 in foreign investment jobs - The Tennessean

October 31, 2014 - 8:54am

The Tennessean

Tennessee ranks No. 1 in foreign investment jobs
The Tennessean
Gov. Bill Haslam and Seung Hwa Suh, vice chairman and CEO of Hankook Tire, announce that Hankook will build a facility in Clarksville, creating 1,800 jobs. (Photo: File / Gannett Tennessee ). 63 CONNECT 13 TWEET 7 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAIL ...

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Seth Rogen Joining Christian Bale in the Steve Jobs Movie - Vanity Fair

October 30, 2014 - 11:02pm

Vanity Fair

Seth Rogen Joining Christian Bale in the Steve Jobs Movie
Vanity Fair
With Christian Bale on board for the lead role, the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic is adding another A-list actor to the lineup. The Wrap reports that Seth Rogen is “being eyed” to play Steve Wozniak, the computer programmer who co-founded Apple with Jobs ...
New Casting Information For Steve Jobs FilmThe Inquisitr
Seth Rogen in talks to play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in ...Fortune
Seth Rogen eyed for Wozniak role in Steve Jobs filmUSA TODAY
HitFix -Consequence of Sound -The Guardian
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US Solar Panel Maker to Add 200 Jobs and Expand Its Plant - New York Times

October 30, 2014 - 6:18pm

New York Times

US Solar Panel Maker to Add 200 Jobs and Expand Its Plant
New York Times
SolarWorld Americas, the Oregon-based module manufacturer announced a $10 million expansion of its plant on Thursday because of increased demand. Credit Thomas Patterson for The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading ...
SolarWorld to Add Production Line and Jobs in Oregon as China Trade Fight ...Breaking Energy
SolarWorld To Expand, Add 200 Jobs At Hillsboro PlantKUOW News and Information
Hillsboro solar panel maker expands, adds 200 jobsKTVZ
Northwest Public Radio
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Missouri will fund 2000 St. Louis area youth jobs next summer - STLtoday.com

October 30, 2014 - 5:31pm

CBS Local

Missouri will fund 2000 St. Louis area youth jobs next summer
STLtoday.com
Missouri will help fund summer jobs next year for 2,000 young people in the St. Louis area, Gov. Jay Nixon announced Thursday. The number is up from 500 hired last summer under the program, which is targeted at low-income youth. The state expects to ...
Gov. Nixon announces summer jobs program for 2000 peoplefox2now.com
Gov. Nixon Announces Summer Jobs Plan In WellstonCBS Local
Nixon unveils jobs program in St. Louis CountyColumbia Missourian

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Legitimate work from home jobs that really pay - WCPO

October 30, 2014 - 5:14pm

WCPO

Legitimate work from home jobs that really pay
WCPO
Go inside the ballot box and learn who Steve Pendery is. Coming up on another campaign,… Behind the ballot: Campbell Co.'s Steve Pendery · More Govt & Politics. Education. Back All Education. Education. 377242466 - Education ...

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Mary Burke says U.S. added jobs at twice Wisconsin's rate - PolitiFact

October 30, 2014 - 4:21pm

PolitiFact

Mary Burke says U.S. added jobs at twice Wisconsin's rate
PolitiFact
President Barack Obama campaigns for Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke during a rally at the North Division High School, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo. Introducing President Barack Obama in Milwaukee, ...
Letter: Burke shipped jobs overseasWisconsin Rapids Tribune
Walker and Burke on Wisconsin jobsFourth Estate Newspaper

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Seth Rogen may play Steve Wozniak alongside Christian Bale as Steve Jobs - The Verge

October 30, 2014 - 2:23pm

Seth Rogen may play Steve Wozniak alongside Christian Bale as Steve Jobs
The Verge
Not only has the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic likely found an actor to play Jobs, it may have found an actor to play Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak too: according to The Wrap, Seth Rogen is being considered for the role. Variety reports more definitely ...

Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ... - U.S. News & World Report

October 30, 2014 - 1:17pm

Center For American Progress

Obama Administration's Gainful Employment Rules Upset Student Groups, For ...
U.S. News & World Report
New regulations from the Department of Education and Secretary Arne Duncan could leave for-profit colleges ineligible for federal financial aid. By Allie Bidwell Oct. 30, 2014 | 2:16 p.m. EDT + More. The Obama administration released new rules intended ...
Gainful Employment Targets For-Profits; Not-For-Profits Free to Continue FailingForbes
Examining Gainful Employment in Career EducationCenter For American Progress
For-profit colleges face crackdown — 'gainful employment' ruleWorcester Telegram

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For-Profit Programs Face 'Gainful Employment' Rule - ABC News

October 30, 2014 - 11:23am

For-Profit Programs Face 'Gainful Employment' Rule
ABC News
For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal government. Schools with career-oriented programs that fail to comply with the new rule announced Thursday by the Obama administration ...

Tim Cook Just Changed America In A Way Steve Jobs Never Could - Huffington Post

October 30, 2014 - 10:46am

Tim Cook Just Changed America In A Way Steve Jobs Never Could
Huffington Post
Maybe someday we'll complain about Corporate America's shortage of LGBT executives, just as we complain now about the number of women and minorities at the top. And that will be an improvement -- because once Corporate America barely ...

New gainful employment rule is weak, but predatory for-profit colleges remain ... - Huffington Post

October 30, 2014 - 8:18am

Huffington Post

New gainful employment rule is weak, but predatory for-profit colleges remain ...
Huffington Post
The Obama administration is releasing its "gainful employment" rule, aimed at curbing abuses by federally-funded career colleges, at 7 am Thursday. I can't fully evaluate the rule without seeing its details. But I have obtained a press release and fact ...

Thousands of Middle-Skill Jobs Unfilled in New York City - U.S. News & World Report

October 30, 2014 - 7:46am

Thousands of Middle-Skill Jobs Unfilled in New York City
U.S. News & World Report
Health care and information technology sectors will see double-digit growth during the next 5 years. Volunteering at a hospital, office or clinic is a productive way to pass the time. A new report claims there are thousands of unfilled jobs in health ...