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Most UK businesses hit by rising employment costs - BBC News

August 25, 2017 - 4:38am

BBC News

Most UK businesses hit by rising employment costs
BBC News
Four out of five UK businesses have seen costs rise because of changes in employment legislation, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) reports. The apprenticeship levy, pensions auto-enrolment and a new higher minimum wage have increased ...

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Driverless cars will make a lot of jobs better, not destroy them - Quartz

August 25, 2017 - 4:31am

Quartz

Driverless cars will make a lot of jobs better, not destroy them
Quartz
The rise of autonomous vehicles will almost certainly mean lost jobs for a large portion of the nearly 4 million people in the US for whom driving is the main part of their work. These truck drivers, taxi and Uber drivers, and bus drivers (broadly ...
Autonomous Driving Could Make Some Jobs Better, Department of Commerce SaysThe Drive

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Political Science Jobs Down - Inside Higher Ed

August 25, 2017 - 1:11am

Inside Higher Ed

Political Science Jobs Down
Inside Higher Ed
Political news was plentiful last year, but political science jobs were down significantly year over year, and to their lowest point since 2010, according to the American Political Science Association's annual jobs report. The report, released earlier ...

AMERICAN IN NAME ONLY? Airline's workers say maintenance jobs being sent overseas - Fox Business

August 25, 2017 - 1:00am

AMERICAN IN NAME ONLY? Airline's workers say maintenance jobs being sent overseas
Fox Business
Marchers participate in a protest march at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Protesters from a coalition of different unions participated in a picket against American Airlines and its ongoing ...

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Philips To Bring 800 Jobs To Middle Tennessee - NewsChannel5.com

August 24, 2017 - 10:28pm

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Philips To Bring 800 Jobs To Middle Tennessee
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Governor Bill Haslam along with the Department of Economic and Community Development announced that Philips will be bringing about 800 new jobs to Tennessee. Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Governor Bill Haslam ...
Philips to bring 800 new jobs to Nashville areaThe Tennessean
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More than 2000 jobs created as Amazon celebrates first year in Edwardsville - Belleville News-Democrat

August 24, 2017 - 4:39pm

Belleville News-Democrat

More than 2000 jobs created as Amazon celebrates first year in Edwardsville
Belleville News-Democrat
A little more than a year ago the excitement was that Amazon would hire 500 to 600 people for a warehouse in Edwardsville, but as the mail-order company celebrates its first year of operations they are in two warehouses employing more than 2,000 workers.

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