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John Stoehr: Don't focus on jobs; focus on competition - CT Post

February 18, 2017 - 11:03pm

CT Post

John Stoehr: Don't focus on jobs; focus on competition
CT Post
A student writes equations to plot lines on a graph for a project in the Innovation Lab at Greenwich High School in 2015. A student writes equations to plot lines on a graph for a project in the Innovation Lab at Greenwich High School in 2015. Photo ...

Bill Gates Has a Great Fix for Humans Losing Jobs to Automation - Tax the Robots - Big Think

February 18, 2017 - 7:56pm

Big Think

Bill Gates Has a Great Fix for Humans Losing Jobs to Automation - Tax the Robots
Big Think
The prospect of automation taking away human jobs is both alarming and an opportunity to reorient our civilization to new objectives. The worrying part is that a sizable number of jobs, both blue and white collar, might be gone soon - a number that ...
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International importer to invest $2 million, create 100-plus jobs in Sylvania - Business In Savannah

February 18, 2017 - 7:19pm

Business In Savannah

International importer to invest $2 million, create 100-plus jobs in Sylvania
Business In Savannah
An aerial view of the former Sylvania Yarn Systems building that is being renovated for ELK Group International in Screven County. (Photo courtesy Screven County Economic Development Authority). An aerial view of the former Sylvania Yarn Systems ...

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These Are The Top Three Reasons People Quit Their Jobs - Fast Company

February 18, 2017 - 6:35pm

These Are The Top Three Reasons People Quit Their Jobs
Fast Company
Forget work-life balance: These other factors have more of an impact on retaining employees. These Are The Top Three Reasons People Quit Their Jobs. [Photo: Flickr user Cory Doctorow]. More from The Future of Work · Working With Autism And ADHD.

There's more to 'saving' jobs than stopping companies from leaving the country - Houston Chronicle

February 18, 2017 - 4:47pm

There's more to 'saving' jobs than stopping companies from leaving the country
Houston Chronicle
Midland, seen here in late 2016, has weathered the oil bust by strengthening efforts aimed at people and paychecks. Photo: Michael Ciaglo, Staff. Image 2 of 2. In a fluid labor market, thousands of jobs are created and destroyed daily, and the new jobs ...

'You and your family are fired ... Love you': Dozens lose jobs over immigrant protest - Charlotte Observer

February 18, 2017 - 4:36pm

'You and your family are fired ... Love you': Dozens lose jobs over immigrant protest
Charlotte Observer
A sign hangs outside the closed Marco's Fish Market Thursday Feb, 16, 2017 in south Philadelphia's Italian Market. In an action called "A Day Without Immigrants", immigrants across the country stayed home from school and work on Thursday to show how ...

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Over 2K apply for summer jobs through Detroit program - The Detroit News

February 18, 2017 - 3:57pm

The Detroit News

Over 2K apply for summer jobs through Detroit program
The Detroit News
Jerreyll Brown, 14, of Detroit, fills out a registration form at the Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation's Youth Employment Career Fair at the Greater Emmanuel Institutional on Saturday February 18, 2017. (Photo: Max Ortiz / The Detroit News)Buy ...

Can Africa grow its manufacturing sector & create jobs? - World Bank Group (blog)

February 18, 2017 - 11:26am

Can Africa grow its manufacturing sector & create jobs?
World Bank Group (blog)
Africa jobs Since 2008, the share of manufacturing in GDP across Africa has stagnated at around 10%, calling into question if African economies have undergone structural transformation vital to sustained economic growth. Photo: Curt Carnemark / World ...

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GO Center expanding with new jobs, opportunities - KYStandard.com

February 18, 2017 - 11:05am

GO Center expanding with new jobs, opportunities
KYStandard.com
Hazel Cothern hopes to one day get a job out in the community. It's a goal that requires certain skills, which she is learning at the Guthrie Opportunity Center. <div class="source">KACIE GOODE/The Kentucky Standard</. KACIE GOODE/The Kentucky ...

France's Le Pen Denies Allegations Her Aides Had Fake EU Jobs - Bloomberg

February 18, 2017 - 9:05am

Bloomberg

France's Le Pen Denies Allegations Her Aides Had Fake EU Jobs
Bloomberg
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen denied an allegation by the European Union's fraud office that she gave her aides fake parliamentary jobs, after she became the second main contender in the nation's presidential race to become embroiled in a ...

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Application period open for Jersey City youth summer jobs program - NJ.com

February 18, 2017 - 6:58am

NJ.com

Application period open for Jersey City youth summer jobs program
NJ.com
Jersey City residents ages 15 to 24 can apply for summer jobs with Jersey City online, city officials announced. Opportunities are available within city departments and agencies under the Jersey City Summer Works program, a multi-program initiative ...

In grocery, e-commerce grows brick-and-mortar jobs - The Commercial Appeal

February 17, 2017 - 6:09pm

The Commercial Appeal

In grocery, e-commerce grows brick-and-mortar jobs
The Commercial Appeal
Kroger employee Natashia Ingram is a ClickList selector. ClickList is the grocery store's online shopping tool customers can use to do their shopping from home. Ingram will take an order and do in-store shopping for the customer. Yalonda M. James/The ...

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Maryland Heights sets rules for officers who work second jobs in uniform - STLtoday.com

February 17, 2017 - 5:58pm

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Maryland Heights sets rules for officers who work second jobs in uniform
STLtoday.com
MARYLAND HEIGHTS • A considerable number of Maryland Heights' 88 police officers work secondary employment, in uniform, within the city. There is now in place a procedure governing that activity and contract requirements through which the employers ...

You can now apply for jobs through Facebook - ABC10.com

February 17, 2017 - 5:11pm

ABC10.com

You can now apply for jobs through Facebook
ABC10.com
Facebook has a new job tool that could make it easier for businesses and future employees to find each other. The social media company introduced a job posting feature this week allowing Facebook users to apply for a job on a company page. Businesses ...
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Bill Gates says robots that steal human jobs should pay taxes - Recode

February 17, 2017 - 4:34pm

Recode

Bill Gates says robots that steal human jobs should pay taxes
Recode
If robots are going to take over human jobs, that means fewer people will be working, which in turn means fewer people will be paying taxes. And that's a problem, since taxes fund things that are important, like schools and roads and fire departments.
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Facebook formally launches new jobs functionality - Inman.com

February 17, 2017 - 4:14pm

CNET

Facebook formally launches new jobs functionality
Inman.com
Job listings can be found in the 'jobs' button under the 'explore' tab on the left-hand side of the News Feed. Also, some listings will appear within the News Feed itself. When a user applies for a position, admins will receive a message.
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At Boeing, Trump Promises More Jobs, US Manufacturing - Wall Street Journal (blog) (subscription)

February 17, 2017 - 3:57pm

Wall Street Journal (blog) (subscription)

At Boeing, Trump Promises More Jobs, US Manufacturing
Wall Street Journal (blog) (subscription)
President Trump praised airplane manufacturer Boeing on Friday, and expressed plans to build up the U.S. military. Photo: AP. Recommended for you. 2:52 Up Next. This medical device scans your brain on... 2/16/2017 12:30PM · 3:44. Opinion Journal: ...

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Trump returns to his roots with rousing campaign-style speech on jobs - Fox News

February 17, 2017 - 2:20pm

Fox News

Trump returns to his roots with rousing campaign-style speech on jobs
Fox News
After a week of administration ups and downs, President Donald Trump found his stride on Friday afternoon before a raucous crowd gathered in a hangar of Boeing's company facility in North Charleston, South Carolina. “We are here to celebrate American ...
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Americans Should Be More Worried About Losing Service Jobs - ValueWalk

February 17, 2017 - 2:07pm

ValueWalk

Americans Should Be More Worried About Losing Service Jobs
ValueWalk
That was the heart and soul of Trump's campaign. While there are serious disagreements on the path, everybody agrees on the objective. Except. I am not so sure that everyone understands the nature of the terrain we must cross in our quest to create ...

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