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Today's Energy Jobs Are in Solar, Not Coal - New York Times

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New York Times

Today's Energy Jobs Are in Solar, Not Coal
New York Times
President Trump has promised to revive the coal industry and double down on fossil fuels, creating “so many energy jobs,” but he has so far ignored the increasingly important role of renewable power in America's energy economy. Last year, the solar ...

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Chinese Investment Creates and Protects U.S. Jobs, Rhodium Says - Bloomberg

April 24, 2017 - 11:33pm

Bloomberg

Chinese Investment Creates and Protects U.S. Jobs, Rhodium Says
Bloomberg
Employment by Chinese-owned firms in the U.S. has jumped ninefold since 2009 to 140,000 jobs while China's investment in the country tripled to a record last year. That's according to a Rhodium Group analysis released Tuesday jointly with the National ...

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Roundtable Anticipates Changes to Labor and Employment Relations Under Trump Administration - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

April 24, 2017 - 11:18pm

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Roundtable Anticipates Changes to Labor and Employment Relations Under Trump Administration
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Prominent lawyers, professors, corporate managers and union leaders gathered for a roundtable talk on Monday to discuss the direction of hospitality, labor and employment relations under President Donald Trump's administration. Prof. David Sherwyn ...
Labor and Employment in Trump's First 100 DaysCompetitive Enterprise Institute (blog)

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Hiring picks up for long term and summer jobs - KGUN

April 24, 2017 - 8:49pm

KGUN

Hiring picks up for long term and summer jobs
KGUN
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The job market's getting better, for skilled, long term positions and short term summer work. Here's more on who's hiring and the one critical skill you'll need for any new job. More people are finding and keeping jobs in Southern ...

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Bay Area Reaches Peak Employment, Yet Some Remain Unemployed - CBS San Francisco Bay Area

April 24, 2017 - 8:48pm

CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Bay Area Reaches Peak Employment, Yet Some Remain Unemployed
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
A new state report declares the Bay Area is "at full employment," yet some people are still unemployed.

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Alibaba's Jack Ma Issues Dire Warning That AI Could Steal CEOs' Jobs - Gizmodo

April 24, 2017 - 8:02pm

Gizmodo

Alibaba's Jack Ma Issues Dire Warning That AI Could Steal CEOs' Jobs
Gizmodo
While Elon Musk is running around cautioning the world about the real danger of Skynet-style warrior robots, Jack Ma would like you to consider another possible problem: CEOs might lose their overpaid gigs and there will be no golden parachute. Well ...

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Houma-Thibodaux has lost another 1300 jobs, new figures show - Daily Comet

April 24, 2017 - 7:58pm

Houma-Thibodaux has lost another 1300 jobs, new figures show
Daily Comet
The preliminary figures, released today, show job losses continue to mount amid a Gulf of Mexico oil bust that has lasted nearly three years. Keith Magill Executive Editor @CourierEditor. Houma-Thibodaux lost 1,300 jobs last month and 5,200 over the ...

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10 Common Jobs That Won't Exist in 20 Years - Inc.com

April 24, 2017 - 4:47pm

Inc.com

10 Common Jobs That Won't Exist in 20 Years
Inc.com
Conventional wisdom says these jobs will be automated out of existence but I'm not so sure. By Geoffrey James · Geoffrey James, a contributing editor for Inc.com, is an author and professional speaker whose award-winning blog, Sales Source, appears ...

The Highest-Paying Jobs In Healthcare In The US - Forbes

April 24, 2017 - 2:13pm

Forbes

The Highest-Paying Jobs In Healthcare In The US
Forbes
With members of the baby boomer generation entering retirement and living longer lives than those that have come before, entering a career in the healthcare industry offers a solid employment outlook for those in the industry. Advances in healthcare ...

Kettering looking to fill 100 jobs - Dayton Daily News

April 24, 2017 - 1:52pm

Dayton Daily News

Kettering looking to fill 100 jobs
Dayton Daily News
Kettering's Parks and Recreation Department is seeking to fill about 100 jobs this summer. TREMAYNE HOGUE / STAFF. The city of Kettering is looking to fill more than 100 jobs this summer through the Parks and Recreation Department. Mary Beth Thaman ...

The 10 best and worst entry level jobs of 2017 - TechRepublic

April 24, 2017 - 10:10am

TechRepublic

The 10 best and worst entry level jobs of 2017
TechRepublic
With graduation season upon us, tech industry jobs dominate the top 10 best entry level positions, while the 10 worst entry level positions may be at risk of automation. By Alison DeNisco | April 24, 2017, 8:03 AM PST. Email; Print; Reddit; Delicious ...

Hand Up Initiative has helped nearly 500 people get jobs so far - WCPO

April 24, 2017 - 9:50am

WCPO

Hand Up Initiative has helped nearly 500 people get jobs so far
WCPO
CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley's signature Hand Up Initiative has helped 490 people get jobs since it launched in May 2015, according to the latest figures from the city's Department of Community and Economic Development. Data released to ...

Mike Bloomberg, Carl Pope say jobs come from clean energy, not ... - CBS News

April 24, 2017 - 9:30am

CBS News

Mike Bloomberg, Carl Pope say jobs come from clean energy, not ...
CBS News
Despite Trump's pledge to push fossil fuels, the former NYC mayor and former head of Sierra Club say real job growth is coming from environmentally-friendly ...

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Amazon Adds 2500 Jobs in New Jersey as Part of a Massive Hiring Push - Inc.com

April 24, 2017 - 9:20am

Inc.com

Amazon Adds 2500 Jobs in New Jersey as Part of a Massive Hiring Push
Inc.com
The online retail giant is on its way to creating 100,000 positions over the course of 18 months. By Emily Canal. Emily Canal is a reporter at Inc. Previously, she wrote for Forbes Magazine, The New York Times, and The Boston Globe. Full bio · @emilycanal.

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7 Ideal Jobs For People Who Love To Travel - Forbes

April 24, 2017 - 9:00am

Forbes

7 Ideal Jobs For People Who Love To Travel
Forbes
One of the first questions I ask new clients is, “What do you want to do?” The question is often met with a blank stare, or responses like, “Well, when I was younger, I wanted to be a [fill in the blank], but…” Or, “I'm really good at [fill in the ...

US Tech Sector Employment Rises 2.7% in 2016 to 6.9M Workers - Windows IT Pro

April 24, 2017 - 8:20am

Windows IT Pro

US Tech Sector Employment Rises 2.7% in 2016 to 6.9M Workers
Windows IT Pro
Tech employment in other vertical industries, meanwhile, rose 2% in 2016 to about 7.3M workers, according to a new CompTIA report. Related Media. Cloud Computing Hiring Demand Surges · Open Source Enterprise Trends for 2017 · VDI Trends to Watch ...

Trump hasn't even named candidates for hundreds of key positions - CNBC

April 24, 2017 - 8:16am

CNBC

Trump hasn't even named candidates for hundreds of key positions
CNBC
Despite an ambitious agenda, the Trump administration is wrapping up its first 100 days with a long list of campaign promises to work on — and an even longer list of positions that remain empty. Nearly three months into Trump's term, two of his ...

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The best and worst entry level jobs for 2017 - MyAJC (blog)

April 24, 2017 - 8:10am

MyAJC (blog)

The best and worst entry level jobs for 2017
MyAJC (blog)
JANUARY 20, 2014 ATLANTA Tech student Ash Bahtnagar, 5th year computer science and nuclear engineering student displays a prototype 3D printer during a tour. KENT D. JOHNSON/KDJOHNSON@AJC.COM. Graduation season is here and thousands ...

Labor and Employment in Trump's First 100 Days - Competitive Enterprise Institute (blog)

April 24, 2017 - 7:49am

Labor and Employment in Trump's First 100 Days
Competitive Enterprise Institute (blog)
April 29th will mark the end of the first 100 days of the Trump administration, and the President has placed a great deal of importance on achieving success in this honeymoon phase. Below is a quick recap of the good, the bad, and the ugly of what ...

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A future of shrinking jobs: Most workers today are underpaid, and it gets worse - Salon

April 24, 2017 - 7:01am

Salon

A future of shrinking jobs: Most workers today are underpaid, and it gets worse
Salon
A future of shrinking jobs: Most workers today are underpaid, and it gets worse Workers form a picket line at a Waste Management Inc. facility in Seattle, Wednesday, April 21, 2010. Seattle-area garbage workers represented by Teamsters union Local 174 ...