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Trump claims 'millions of jobs' in US were saved because of his foreign trip - Washington Examiner

May 26, 2017 - 6:03am

Washington Examiner

Trump claims 'millions of jobs' in US were saved because of his foreign trip
Washington Examiner
President Trump claimed Friday "millions of jobs" in the United States have been saved because of his foreign trip, which has taken him from Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, Belgium and Italy over the last week. "Just arrived in Italy for the G7 ...
Trump touts 'billions of dollars and millions of jobs' from tripThe Hill

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Despite retail headwinds, summer jobs available for young people - The Columbus Dispatch

May 26, 2017 - 5:54am

The Columbus Dispatch

Despite retail headwinds, summer jobs available for young people
The Columbus Dispatch
Young people in central Ohio should be able to find a summer job this year despite the problems in one industry that would normally be a big supplier of employment. Many retailers are struggling, as evidenced by a barrage of store closings, which means ...

Why manufacturing jobs are coming back to the U.S. — even as companies buy more robots - Recode

May 26, 2017 - 5:35am

Recode

Why manufacturing jobs are coming back to the U.S. — even as companies buy more robots
Recode
In the long run, many think that automation and robotics are going to replace a significant percentage, if not the overwhelming majority, of manufacturing jobs. That's certainly a possibility. But for now, even as companies add more robots to North ...

General election 2017: Workers' rights v robo jobs - a quandary for all campaigns - BBC News

May 26, 2017 - 12:56am

BBC News

General election 2017: Workers' rights v robo jobs - a quandary for all campaigns
BBC News
Clever computers that learn on the job could recast Britain's job market - for better or worse. What are the parties vying for power in the general election saying on the subject? Twenty-nine-year-old Lee Hayhow is the third generation of his family to ...

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State loans to produce 350 local jobs - Scranton Times-Tribune

May 26, 2017 - 12:03am

State loans to produce 350 local jobs
Scranton Times-Tribune
The Scranton Sewer Authority rejected a motion Wednesday to ask the state auditor general to review the recent $195 million sewer sale. (read more) · Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016: · New York developer plans mixed use for iconic Oppenheim ...

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Layoffs to Cost 45 Jobs at Bloomington Packing Manufacturer - U.S. News & World Report

May 25, 2017 - 7:01pm

Layoffs to Cost 45 Jobs at Bloomington Packing Manufacturer
U.S. News & World Report
Dozens of workers are being laid off from jobs at a packing manufacturer in Bloomington. | May 25, 2017, at 7:57 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Layoffs to Cost 45 Jobs at Bloomington Packing Manufacturer ...

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Mark Zuckerberg: Automation will take jobs, and it's up to millennials to create more - Bangor Daily News

May 25, 2017 - 5:23pm

Bangor Daily News

Mark Zuckerberg: Automation will take jobs, and it's up to millennials to create more
Bangor Daily News
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the Alumni Exercises following the 366th Commencement Exercises at Harvard University. By Hayley Tsukayama, Washington Post. Posted May 25, 2017, at 6:13 p.m.. Mark Zuckerberg finally has his ...

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One Thing Modi Hasn't Brought: Jobs - Bloomberg

May 25, 2017 - 5:01pm

One Thing Modi Hasn't Brought: Jobs
Bloomberg
Three years ago, Narendra Modi was sworn in as prime minister of the Republic of India amid much hope and tremendous expectation. A good portion of the population remains optimistic that he'll fulfill his promises to unshackle the Indian economy.

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Greitens' Bootheel jobs push could cost Ameren customers - STLtoday.com

May 25, 2017 - 4:37pm

STLtoday.com

Greitens' Bootheel jobs push could cost Ameren customers
STLtoday.com
The Noranda aluminum smelting plant in New Madrid, Mo. as seen on Thursday, May 1, 2014. Photo By David Carson, dcarson@post-dispatch.com. prev. next. JEFFERSON CITY • Customers of Ameren Missouri could see an increase of $4.75 per month in ...
Missouri House forwards jobs bill for metal working plantsHerald-Whig

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Solar Jobs Growing 17 Times Faster Than U.S. Economy: Report - KTLA

May 25, 2017 - 3:54pm

KTLA

Solar Jobs Growing 17 Times Faster Than U.S. Economy: Report
KTLA
Workers put solar panels down during an installation May 3, 2106, in Washington, DC. (Credit: Alex Wong / Getty Images). ×. Solar Jobs Growing 17 Times Faster Than U.S. Economy: Report. Workers put solar panels down during an installation May 3, 2106, ...
Renewable Jobs Claims Based on Deception, False ComparisonsForbes
Renewable Energy Powers Jobs for Almost 10 Million PeopleBloomberg
Renewable Energy Generates Jobs for Nearly 10 Million PeopleEcoWatch
Economic Times -IRENA
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Which Jobs Take The Longest (And Shortest) Time To Fill? - Forbes

May 25, 2017 - 3:03pm

Forbes

Which Jobs Take The Longest (And Shortest) Time To Fill?
Forbes
When employers post ads for jobs within their organizations, some of them are jumped on and snapped up quickly by eager job-seekers. Others, however, linger for months on job-boards. Why is that? For a look at the jobs that remain posted for the ...

Layoffs at Carrier start soon, targeting some of the jobs Trump vowed to save - Los Angeles Times

May 25, 2017 - 2:35pm

Los Angeles Times

Layoffs at Carrier start soon, targeting some of the jobs Trump vowed to save
Los Angeles Times
Carrier, the company President Trump pledged to keep on American soil, informed the state of Indiana this week that it will soon begin cutting 632 workers from an Indianapolis factory. The manufacturing jobs will move to Monterrey, Mexico, where the ...

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Carrier Sends Jobs to Mexico, Workers Say Trump 'Misled' Them - Daily Beast

May 25, 2017 - 2:10pm

Daily Beast

Carrier Sends Jobs to Mexico, Workers Say Trump 'Misled' Them
Daily Beast
The president promised to save 1,100 Indiana jobs, but the company never agreed and now six months later, they're beginning layoffs. Kelly Weill. 05.25.17 2:52 PM ET. Photo illustration by The Daily Beast. Donald Trump stood outside a Carrier ...

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For creating jobs, spending on schools beats military - Futurity: Research News

May 25, 2017 - 1:38pm

For creating jobs, spending on schools beats military
Futurity: Research News
Government spending on the military yields fewer jobs, dollar for dollar, than spending on domestic programs such as health care, energy, infrastructure, and education, according to new a new study. The study documents how many jobs are created in a ...

Renewable Jobs Claims Based on Deception, False Comparisons - Forbes

May 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

Forbes

Renewable Jobs Claims Based on Deception, False Comparisons
Forbes
Renewable energy advocates often claim renewable energy creates more jobs than conventional energy, but such claims are based on deception and false comparisons. In reality, renewable energy isn't even in the same universe of job creation as ...
Solar Jobs Growing 17 Times Faster Than U.S. Economy: ReportKTLA
Renewable Energy Powers Jobs for Almost 10 Million PeopleBloomberg
Renewable Energy Generates Jobs for Nearly 10 Million PeopleEcoWatch
Economic Times -IRENA
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The Best Small And Medium-Size Cities For Jobs 2017 - Forbes

May 25, 2017 - 12:24pm

Forbes

The Best Small And Medium-Size Cities For Jobs 2017
Forbes
By Joel Kotkin and Michael Shires. Much of the U.S. media tends to see smaller cities as backwaters, inevitably left behind as the “best and brightest” head to the country's mega-regions. The new economy, insists the Washington Post, favors large ...

New campaign will train workers, attract more jobs - Winchester Sun

May 25, 2017 - 10:43am

New campaign will train workers, attract more jobs
Winchester Sun
Every person who has run for political office touts a need for good, high-paying jobs in the Commonwealth, and while it should always be our focus to attract more businesses and jobs in Kentucky, there is really no shortage of good jobs here. The truth ...

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Trump seeks to end program to help older Americans find jobs - Press Herald

May 25, 2017 - 10:01am

Trump seeks to end program to help older Americans find jobs
Press Herald
The government estimates that by 2020, workers age 55 and over will make up a quarter of the workforce. By LAURIE KELLMANAssociated Press. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Comment. Read Article. HARRISBURG, Pa. — Nathan Singletary is ...

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Summer jobs still can be found in Rochester area - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

May 25, 2017 - 9:08am

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Summer jobs still can be found in Rochester area
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Working a summer job has always been a rite of passage for teens. It gives them a sense of independence, practical work experience and even some spending money. National figures show that fewer teens are working today than in previous generations, but ...

Carrier factory where Trump touted saved jobs is laying off hundreds - Chicago Tribune

May 25, 2017 - 7:45am

Chicago Tribune

Carrier factory where Trump touted saved jobs is laying off hundreds
Chicago Tribune
In this Dec. 1, 2016, file photo, President-elect Donald Trump greets workers during a visit to the Carrier Corp. factory in Indianapolis. (Evan Vucci / AP). Danielle PaquetteWashington Post. Carrier, the company President Donald Trump pledged to keep ...
Carrier Jobs Trump “Saved” Are Going to Mexico AnywayThe Ring of Fire Network

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