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State adds 11500 jobs in September - FOX CT

October 20, 2014 - 4:51pm

FOX CT

State adds 11500 jobs in September
FOX CT
Connecticut added around 11,500 jobs in the month of September. The numbers, showing fewer jobs lost than originally thought in August, were released by the CT Department of Labor Monday morning. Connecticut's unemployment rate now stands at 6.4 ...
State jobs report finds September employment strong, unemployment rate downTheDay.com
Malloy: UBS default on jobs agreement a possibilityThe Advocate
State Adds Jobs, Unemployment Rate ImprovesCBS Local
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Addition of 11500 jobs in Sept. cuts jobless rate - The Advocate

October 20, 2014 - 3:23pm

Addition of 11500 jobs in Sept. cuts jobless rate
The Advocate
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Employers in Connecticut added 11,500 jobs in September, cutting the unemployment rate to its lowest in nearly six years, the state Labor Department announced Monday. The unemployment rate fell to 6.4 percent, from 6.6 ...

CORRECTED-Fed's Fisher: could see full employment, 2-pct inflation by 2015 - Reuters

October 20, 2014 - 3:14pm

CORRECTED-Fed's Fisher: could see full employment, 2-pct inflation by 2015
Reuters
(In 3rd paragraph, corrects co-author's first name to Evan, not Eric). SAN FRANCISCO Oct 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. economy could be fully recovered from the effects of the financial crisis and recession as early as next year, a top Federal Reserve ...

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C. Oregon jobs grow; unemployment rates fall - KTVZ

October 20, 2014 - 2:06pm

KTVZ

C. Oregon jobs grow; unemployment rates fall
KTVZ
Job growth continued in September across Central Oregon, while unemployment rates began to show their first sign of improvement in several months, the Oregon Employment Department reported Monday.
Jobs increase in Coos, Curry counties as school startsCoos Bay World

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Connecticut unemployment rate falls to 6-year low as 11500 jobs added in ... - New Haven Register

October 20, 2014 - 1:53pm

Connecticut unemployment rate falls to 6-year low as 11500 jobs added in ...
New Haven Register
Connecticut's unemployment rate hit its lowest point in nearly six years as 11,500 jobs were added in the state during September, the state Department of Labor said Monday. The unemployment rate in September was 6.4 percent, down two-tenths of a ...

Portland's economic recovery loses ground, employers cut 1400 jobs - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

October 20, 2014 - 1:32pm

The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Portland's economic recovery loses ground, employers cut 1400 jobs
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Job seekers get questions answered at the Ruby Receptions booth at the Maximum Connection Job and Career Fair held in Portland Sept. 25. ( Randy L. Rasmussen/The Oregonian). Print · Molly Young | myoung@oregonian.com By Molly Young ...

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The 20 Best Work-Life Balance Jobs - Forbes

October 20, 2014 - 1:30pm

The 20 Best Work-Life Balance Jobs
Forbes
We've all been there: Overworked, rundown by our never-ending to-do list, wondering if that whole “work-life balance” thing is just a myth. About 94% of working professionals said they worked 50 hours or more a week, and almost half said they worked ...

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WA. State Employment Security Dept. report eight straight months job growth - KLEW

October 20, 2014 - 1:28pm

KLEW

WA. State Employment Security Dept. report eight straight months job growth
KLEW
CLARKSTON, WA - Employment in Washington State dropped in September after eight straight months of job growth. The Employment Security Department reports employment dipped by an estimated 600 jobs. During the one-year period ending in ...

Last CT jobs report before election shows big gains - The CT Mirror

October 20, 2014 - 1:09pm

FOX CT

Last CT jobs report before election shows big gains
The CT Mirror
The last jobs report before Election Day showed Monday that Connecticut's unemployment rate dropped to 6.4 percent, the lowest its been since November 2008 after the start of the recession. The Labor Department reported that Connecticut rebounded ...
State employers add 10000 jobs, August numbers revised: ReportFOX CT
Associated PressWTNH
Addition of 11500 jobs in Sept. cuts jobless rateMiamiHerald.com
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GlobalFoundries to preserve N.Y. jobs in IBM sale - The Journal News | LoHud.com

October 20, 2014 - 11:43am

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GlobalFoundries to preserve N.Y. jobs in IBM sale
The Journal News | LoHud.com
IBM and GlobalFoundries announced Monday that IBM will pay $1.5 billion to sell its semiconductor manufacturing facilities in East Fishkill and Vermont—and will retain the New York jobs. Some of the positions will stay with IBM. Loading… Post to ...
IBM's jobs commitment in NY intact in GlobalFoundries dealRochester Democrat and Chronicle (blog)
IBM paying $1.5B to shed chip division; East Fishkill jobs will remain; Big ...The Daily Freeman
IBM to Offload Chip Unit, Essex Plant to GlobalFoundriesSeven Days
Politics on the Hudson (blog)
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Long Island's state-aid companies in 100 percent compliance on jobs - Newsday

October 20, 2014 - 10:24am

Long Island's state-aid companies in 100 percent compliance on jobs
Newsday
Add comment. Long Island's state-aid companies in 100 percent compliance on jobs. Updated October 19, 2014 12:27 PM By JAMES T. MADORE james.madore@newsday.com. Contract Pharmacal Corp. at 135 Adams Ave. in Hauppauge on Aug. 23, 2013.

East Fishkill jobs to be preserved in IBM sale - Poughkeepsie Journal

October 20, 2014 - 9:18am

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (blog)

East Fishkill jobs to be preserved in IBM sale
Poughkeepsie Journal
IBM employees in East Fishkill will work for GlobalFoundries in a agreement to be announced Monday, and all manufacturing jobs there will be retained in a multi-year deal between the state and the companies, a source involved in the discussions told ...
IBM's jobs commitment in NY intact in GlobalFoundries dealRochester Democrat and Chronicle (blog)
GlobalFoundries to preserve NY jobs in IBM saleThe Journal News / Lohud.com

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The Untold Story Of How Steve Jobs Reintroduced His Signature Design Style ... - Business Insider

October 20, 2014 - 8:59am

Business Insider

The Untold Story Of How Steve Jobs Reintroduced His Signature Design Style ...
Business Insider
Not anymore, but for a long time, one of the best-known features of Apple software design was something called skeuomorphism. Skeuomorphism is an ugly, confusing word. According to Techopedia, its definition is, "a design principle in which design cues ...

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Will Michael Raneri's Venovate Be The Real Jumpstart for the JOBS Act? - Forbes

October 20, 2014 - 7:43am

Forbes

Will Michael Raneri's Venovate Be The Real Jumpstart for the JOBS Act?
Forbes
The JOBS Act (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) enacted by President Obama in 2012 was created to encourage small business and start up funding by easing federal securities laws and removing restrictions on general solicitation. And while we've seen ...

Migrant employment on the rise - Phys.Org

October 20, 2014 - 6:30am

Phys.Org

Migrant employment on the rise
Phys.Org
Skilled migrants are enjoying better jobs and higher levels of employment thanks to a shift in policy, according to a new study by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Co-author of the study, ...

Bridges to Employment: Non-profit connects disabled to the mainstream - NJ.com

October 20, 2014 - 5:54am

NJ.com

Bridges to Employment: Non-profit connects disabled to the mainstream
NJ.com
BRIDGEWATER — Mary Lopatoski feared she would spend the rest of her life in a black hole, institutionalized and isolated from mainstream society. After a 10-year career as an accountant, her life had spiraled out of control. Bouts of deep depression ...

Businesses Upbeat About Jobs, Economic Growth - The Fiscal Times

October 20, 2014 - 5:23am

Businesses Upbeat About Jobs, Economic Growth
The Fiscal Times
Take a break from Ebola, ISIS and market volatility. Put a smile on your face with good news from corporate economists. Printer-friendly version · PDF version. a a. Type Size: Small. By Rob Garver,. The Fiscal Times. October 20, 2014. The job market is ...

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Substitute teachers turn part-time job into longtime employment - Frederick News Post (subscription)

October 20, 2014 - 1:06am

Frederick News Post (subscription)

Substitute teachers turn part-time job into longtime employment
Frederick News Post (subscription)
Corrine Brannaka, a Thurmont Middle School substitute teacher, teaches math to an eighth-grade class in 2012. By the numbers. 1,519 active substitute teachers in Frederick County Public Schools as of Oct. 16. 600 to 800 subs available each day. 300 to ...

Jobs forecast bright for Louisiana - Opelousas Daily World

October 19, 2014 - 9:16pm

Opelousas Daily World

Jobs forecast bright for Louisiana
Opelousas Daily World
A pump jack pulls crude oil. Petroleum and gas are the backbone of a major industry in Louisiana, and jobs in that and other fields are booming, says a newly released LSU economic forecast. (Photo: AP File Photo ) ...

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Jobs report shows continued growth - St. George Daily Spectrum

October 19, 2014 - 8:48pm

St. George Daily Spectrum

Jobs report shows continued growth
St. George Daily Spectrum
Construction workers add plywood to the roof of a home being built in the Washington Fields area Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Jobs in the construction industry grew 11.8 percent from September 2013 to September 2014, the most obvious example of the ...

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