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Sears cutting 130 jobs - Chicago Daily Herald

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Chicago Daily Herald

Sears cutting 130 jobs
Chicago Daily Herald
Sears Holdings Corp. cut 130 jobs Thursday as it continues to reduce expenses and streamline operations to keep the struggling retailer afloat. The layoffs were primarily at its headquarters in Hoffman Estates, said Mayor Bill McLeod, who was informed ...
Sears cuts 130 corporate jobs, mostly at Hoffman Estates HQChicago Tribune

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Trump again vows to bring back US jobs, but offers few details - Reuters

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Reuters

Trump again vows to bring back US jobs, but offers few details
Reuters
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump told chief executives of major U.S. companies on Thursday he plans to bring millions of jobs back to the United States, but offered no specific plan on how to reverse a decades-long decline in factory jobs. In his ...
Trump Turns to Manufacturing Executives to Help Develop Jobs PlansNew York Times
Trump Vows Push to Bring Back Jobs Lost to Other CountriesVoice of America
President Trump Tells CEOs He's Going to Bring Millions of Jobs Back to AmericaFortune
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S&P 500 inches up after Trump jobs pledge - Reuters

1 hour 37 min ago

Reuters

S&P 500 inches up after Trump jobs pledge
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. By Chuck Mikolajczak. U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday, buoyed by energy stocks and a renewed pledge by ...

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Exclusive: Trump says Republican border tax could boost US jobs - Reuters

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Reuters

Exclusive: Trump says Republican border tax could boost US jobs
Reuters
President Donald Trump is interviewed by Reuters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON. WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday spoke ...
Trump says GOP import tax could create jobsWashington Examiner
Trump: House GOP's plan for border tax could create more jobsThe Hill
Trump says Republican border tax could boost US jobs: ReutersCNBC

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US Steel CEO says it is 'totally realistic' to bring manufacturing jobs back - CNBC

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CNBC

US Steel CEO says it is 'totally realistic' to bring manufacturing jobs back
CNBC
Mark Cuban made comments recently about how robotics and automation are the wave of the future and could cause unemployment in America. Many believe most of the unemployment Cuban referred to would primarily affect traditional manufacturing jobs ...

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Trump Turns to Manufacturing Executives to Help Develop Jobs Plans - New York Times

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New York Times

Trump Turns to Manufacturing Executives to Help Develop Jobs Plans
New York Times
President Trump with manufacturing executives at the White House on Thursday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump, who has repeatedly promised to bring jobs back to the United States, turned to manufacturing ...
Factory CEOs tell Trump: Jobs exist, skilled applicants don'tLos Angeles Times
Trump again vows to bring back US jobs, but offers few detailsYahoo Finance
Trump Vows Push to Bring Back Jobs Lost to Other CountriesVoice of America
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HCMC announces layoffs amid budget pinch - Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Minneapolis Star Tribune

HCMC announces layoffs amid budget pinch
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Protesting workers fault the Minneapolis hospital's bloated management, spending for the financial problems that cost workers' jobs. By Jeremy Olson Star Tribune. February 23, 2017 — 2:36pm. itemprop. Star Tribune, . HCMC officials did not specify the ...
Hennepin County Medical Center to cut 131 full-time jobsBecker's Hospital Review

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Consulting firm KPMG announces 500 new jobs in Chicago office by 2020 - Chicago Tribune

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Crain's Chicago Business

Consulting firm KPMG announces 500 new jobs in Chicago office by 2020
Chicago Tribune
KPMG is buffing up its Chicago office, with plans to add 500 new jobs by 2020, the company announced Thursday. The Big Four accounting firm expects all three of its audit, tax and advisory functions to grow, said Pat Canning, managing partner of the ...
KPMG plans to add 500 more Chicago jobsCrain's Chicago Business
KPMG adding 500 jobs in Chicago, fueled by cybersecurity growthChicago Sun-Times

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Opinion: America doesn't just need more factory jobs; it needs more good jobs - MarketWatch

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MarketWatch

Opinion: America doesn't just need more factory jobs; it needs more good jobs
MarketWatch
Charlie Chaplin knew what Donald Trump doesn't: Working in a factory isn't all that great. By. RexNutting. Columnist. Donald Trump thinks the only way to make America great again is to bring back millions of manufacturing jobs, but what he and his ...

You Should Probably Be Using Facebook to Find Jobs, Now More Than Ever - Lifehacker

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Lifehacker

You Should Probably Be Using Facebook to Find Jobs, Now More Than Ever
Lifehacker
Getting a good job is often more about who you know, and everyone you know is on Facebook. Last week, Facebook also added a feature that lets companies put out job listings. It's getting harder to ignore Facebook on the job hunt. Advertisement.

KPMG plans to add 500 more Chicago jobs - Crain's Chicago Business

9 hours 37 min ago

Crain's Chicago Business

KPMG plans to add 500 more Chicago jobs
Crain's Chicago Business
Photo by Thinkstock KPMG's Chicago office is located in the Aon Center at 200 E. Randolph Drive. KPMG promised Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2012 that it would hire 500 professionals within five years, a quota it met last year when its Chicago headcount hit ...
KPMG adding 500 jobs in Chicago, fueled by cybersecurity growthChicago Sun-Times
Consulting firm KPMG announces 500 new jobs in Chicago office by 2020Chicago Tribune

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Fast-growing jobs-app startup plans to add 161 central Indiana jobs - Indianapolis Business Journal

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Fast-growing jobs-app startup plans to add 161 central Indiana jobs
Indianapolis Business Journal
Carmel-based Work Here LLC, whose mobile app WorkHere allows job-seekers to find and apply for nearby positions, announced Thursday that it plans a central Indiana expansion that will add up to 161 high-wage jobs over the next five years. Work Here ...

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Apple's new HQ will have theater named for Jobs - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

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Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Apple's new HQ will have theater named for Jobs
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
The new Steve Jobs Theater is shown at Apple Park in Cupertino, Calif. Apple announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring 2017 and will include the theater named for late company co-founder. CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple ...
Apple's futuristic 175-acre campus features a theater named after Steve JobsTNW
Apple To Open Steve Jobs-Inspired Ring-Shaped Campus In AprilNDTV
Apple has kept Steve Jobs promises with its new HQComputerworld
AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Financial Times -SiliconBeat -Apple Newsroom
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The 22 jobs with the toughest interview questions - CNBC

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CNBC

The 22 jobs with the toughest interview questions
CNBC
Science shows that you may only have one second to make the right impression in a job interview. While most candidates are prepared for typical interview interview questions about their greatest weakness or when they faced a difficult decision, being ...
27 Jobs With Tough Interview Questions -- And What Those Questions AreForbes

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GE Healthcare moving hundreds of jobs from Barrington to Chicago - Chicago Tribune

11 hours 36 min ago

Chicago Tribune

GE Healthcare moving hundreds of jobs from Barrington to Chicago
Chicago Tribune
GE Healthcare says it's moving hundreds of jobs, primarily in technology, from Barrington to Chicago. The General Electric subsidiary, which announced last year it was moving its headquarters from the U.K. to Chicago, plans to move its Barrington ...

Indian startup founders take 100% pay cut as they slash jobs - CNNMoney

11 hours 41 min ago

CNNMoney

Indian startup founders take 100% pay cut as they slash jobs
CNNMoney
The top two executives at one of India's biggest startups are giving up their salaries. Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, the founders of e-commerce giant Snapdeal, told employees that they would take a 100% pay cut as they lay off hundreds of workers in a ...

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Trump to seek jobs advice from firms that offshore US work - CNBC

12 hours 26 min ago

CNBC

Trump to seek jobs advice from firms that offshore US work
CNBC
President Donald Trump, who has vowed to stop U.S. manufacturing from disappearing overseas, will seek job-creation advice on Thursday from at least five companies that are laying off thousands of workers as they shift production abroad. Caterpillar ...

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The Jobs Americans Do - New York Times

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New York Times

The Jobs Americans Do
New York Times
Forget the images of men in hard hats standing before factory gates, of men with coal-blackened faces, of men perched high above New York City on steel beams. The emerging face of the American working class is a Hispanic woman who has never set foot ...

A Day After Call With Merkel, PSA Chief Talks Jobs With May - Bloomberg

13 hours 9 min ago

Bloomberg

A Day After Call With Merkel, PSA Chief Talks Jobs With May
Bloomberg
With German and U.K. car jobs on the line, which leader would get to PSA Group Chief Executive Officer Carlos Tavares first? After two days of trying to find a suitable time to meet in person, Prime Minister Theresa May finally had a phone call with ...
Unions and Government in bid to secure British jobs in proposed Peugeot takeoverBelfast Telegraph

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A blueprint for the 'good jobs' the mayor wants - Crain's New York Business

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WNYC

A blueprint for the 'good jobs' the mayor wants
Crain's New York Business
In his State of the City address last week Mayor Bill de Blasio announced an ambitious goal to create 100,000 "good jobs" in sectors such as manufacturing, technology and film and television that pay at least $50,000 a year. To achieve his vision we ...
100000 New Jobs in New York City? Easy. Good Jobs? Not So Simple.WNYC
EXCLUSIVE: Mayor de Blasio announces $1M investment in expansion of city program that links students with jobs in ...New York Daily News

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