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Is county employment growth keeping up with metro job gains in the Dallas and ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)

August 28, 2014 - 1:18pm

Is county employment growth keeping up with metro job gains in the Dallas and ...
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Yesterday, I blogged that the Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston areas rank among the nation's top three metropolitan markets for job growth over the last 12 months, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Dallas County employment ...

If Someone Handed Steve Jobs A Pen, This Is How He Would've Sold It - Business Insider

August 28, 2014 - 12:18pm

Business Insider

If Someone Handed Steve Jobs A Pen, This Is How He Would've Sold It
Business Insider
The purpose behind any product is to bring positive emotions to its user. We can break down the main positive feelings a pen brings: 1. Ego — The power to create something new and unique that expresses someone's individuality. Something that says you ...

Woman Working Four Part-Time Jobs Dies in Car While Trying to Nap - Gawker

August 28, 2014 - 11:20am

New York Daily News

Woman Working Four Part-Time Jobs Dies in Car While Trying to Nap
Gawker
A 32-year-old woman was found dead inside her SUV in a convenience store parking lot, where she was trying to get some extra sleep between shifts at her four part-time jobs, the New Jersey Star-Ledger reports. Police say Maria Fernandes, who worked at ...
New Jersey woman who worked multiple jobs dies while napping in her car: copsNew York Daily News
Maria Fernandes, Who Worked 4 Jobs, Dies While Napping In CarHuffington Post
NJ woman who worked 4 jobs dies in carDailyrecord.com
scallywagandvagabond -Opposing Views
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Lake Charles tops construction employment by percentage growth in July - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

August 28, 2014 - 10:39am

Commercial Property Executive

Lake Charles tops construction employment by percentage growth in July
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
Louisiana City tops construction employment by percentage growth in July. Pictured is a construction worker working on the 800-job IBM services center in downtown Baton Rouge. (Renita D. Young, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune). Print · Renita D. Young ...
AGC Releases Report on Construction EmploymentCommercial Property Executive
Construction Employment Increases in 223 Metro AreasBusiness West (blog)

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Jobs Of The Future: Where They Are, How To Get Them - Fast Company

August 28, 2014 - 8:49am

Fast Company

Jobs Of The Future: Where They Are, How To Get Them
Fast Company
Designer, developer, data scientist are all predicted to be in-demand jobs in the coming year. How to land one? Not the way you think. By Lydia Dishman. Two years ago, I asked a college-bound 18-year-old what kind of job she'd like to have after ...

Drone maker moves to Nevada from Calif., brings 400 jobs - USA TODAY

August 28, 2014 - 8:44am

USA TODAY

Drone maker moves to Nevada from Calif., brings 400 jobs
USA TODAY
RENO, Nev. -- Drone manufacturer Ashima Devices will move its headquarters and jobs to Reno, the company announced Tuesday. About 400 new jobs, with a reported average salary of $70,000, are expected by 2018. The jobs will be in research, testing ...
Drone maker moving to Reno with 400 jobs by 2018MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV

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Union: Northwestern Hospital Closing Cafeteria, Forcing Employees To ... - CBS Local

August 28, 2014 - 8:42am

CBS Local

Union: Northwestern Hospital Closing Cafeteria, Forcing Employees To ...
CBS Local
CHICAGO (CBS) – A workers union at Northwestern Memorial has said more than two dozen cafeteria employees at Northwestern Memorial Hospital will be forced into jobs they weren't trained for when the cafeteria closes in two weeks. WBBM Newsradio's ...

15 jobs that are safe from the robot takeover - Deseret News

August 28, 2014 - 8:33am

Deseret News

15 jobs that are safe from the robot takeover
Deseret News
Worried about losing your day job to some soulless machine? Well, you're not alone. Some economists are even projecting that 47 percent of "job categories" will become susceptible to automation before the year 2030, according to The Economist. But have ...

The Sports-Related Jobs With The Strongest Growth - Forbes

August 28, 2014 - 8:30am

Forbes

The Sports-Related Jobs With The Strongest Growth
Forbes
I began my career in journalism in 2008 with a quick stint at the United Nations office in Geneva, Switzerland, where I wrote about topics ranging from trade and development to nuclear nonproliferation to Swiss flea markets. Later that year I began ...
Sports-related employment in US up 13%Staffing Industry Analysts (subscription)
Sports-Related Employment Is on the Rise and Creating Jobs in Other IndustriesHotel News Resource

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Apple wins patent for Steve Jobs-designed Fifth Ave glass cube - Apple Insider

August 28, 2014 - 7:17am

Apple wins patent for Steve Jobs-designed Fifth Ave glass cube
Apple Insider
The iconic Fifth Avenue Apple Store glass cube, which was designed in part by legendary company co-founder Steve Jobs, is now a patented ornamental building design sanctioned by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent was officially granted ...

Market Basket Workers, Arthur T. Demoulas Return To Jobs - CBS Local

August 28, 2014 - 5:56am

CBS Local

Market Basket Workers, Arthur T. Demoulas Return To Jobs
CBS Local
Trucks were rolling again at company headquarters in Tewksbury Thursday morning, for the first time in six weeks. (WBZ-TV). Related Tags: Agreement, Arthur T. Demoulas, Ben Parker, CBS Boston, Deal, Market Basket, Sera Congi, WBZ. Get Breaking News ...

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10 Best-Paying Jobs for High School Graduates - 24/7 Wall St.

August 28, 2014 - 5:49am

10 Best-Paying Jobs for High School Graduates
24/7 Wall St.
As the cost of attending college increases each year, some high school graduates may wonder how well they could do without a college degree. While occupations that only require a high school diploma are often low-paying jobs, several pay well above the ...

EU Struggles With Dearth of Women in Top Jobs - ABC News

August 28, 2014 - 4:56am

EU Struggles With Dearth of Women in Top Jobs
ABC News
Don't be fooled by Angela Merkel. The German chancellor may be the most powerful leader in the European Union, but she hardly paints a true picture of the place of women in EU politics. EU leaders meet on Saturday to divide top jobs for the next half ...

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10 American Jobs That Are Disappearing Now - TIME

August 28, 2014 - 4:46am

10 American Jobs That Are Disappearing Now
TIME
After the Great Recession, which cost millions of Americans their jobs, the U.S. labor market has begun to heal. So far this year the United States has added an average of nearly 230,000 jobs per month. In the 10 years through 2022, the BLS estimates ...
America's Favorite Six-Figure Jobs24/7 Wall St.

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MBTA Janitors' Jobs Are Safe—For Now - Boston.com

August 28, 2014 - 12:31am

Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

MBTA Janitors' Jobs Are Safe—For Now
Boston.com
06-21-14: Boston, MA: SEIU members march in support of SEIU members march in support of MBTA contracted janitors outside the Transportation Building on June 21, 2014. John Blanding/The Boston Globe. By Sara Morrison. Boston.com Staff. August 27 ...
MBTA Janitors Won't Lose Their Jobs Starting Sept. 1Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

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Colorado jobs growth revised up, but pain in the payroll may loom - The Denver Post

August 27, 2014 - 8:54pm

Colorado jobs growth revised up, but pain in the payroll may loom
The Denver Post
DENVER, CO - APRIL 08: Workers take part in a fire safety drill as Denver is flooded with construction jobs as a result of the modifications around Union Station. Union Station on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. (THE DENVER POST | AAron Ontiveroz). Colorado ...
Colorado labor department expects Denver to see upward revision in Q1 jobsDenver Business Journal (blog)

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Maybe kids today aren't lazy; teen jobs don't pay off the way they used to - Vox

August 27, 2014 - 7:40pm

Maybe kids today aren't lazy; teen jobs don't pay off the way they used to
Vox
Working that cash register might not has as big an ROI as it used to. Getty Images. Don't miss stories. Follow Vox! Follow. Those lazy kids aren't working as much as they used to, but it might not be such a big deal. The teen employment rate has fallen ...

United Furniture Expansion Will Create 200 Jobs - WFMY News 2

August 27, 2014 - 7:40pm

WFMY News 2

United Furniture Expansion Will Create 200 Jobs
WFMY News 2
Governor Pat McCrory announced Wednesday a time table and location for the creation of 200 jobs at United Furniture Industries in Forsyth County. Loading… Post to Facebook. United Furniture Expansion Will Create 200 Jobs Governor Pat McCrory ...
United Furniture Industries plans for 200 new jobs in Winston-Salemmyfox8.com
United Furniture Industries plans 200 new jobs in Winston-Salem expansionWXII The Triad
It's official: United Furniture to add 200 jobs in Winston-SalemTriad Business Journal (blog)
Greensboro News & Record -Camel City Dispatch -News & Observer
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Colorado jobs growth revised up, but pain in the payroll may loom - The Denver Post

August 27, 2014 - 6:31pm

Colorado jobs growth revised up, but pain in the payroll may loom
The Denver Post
Colorado gained about 4,000 more jobs during the first quarter than previously thought. The gain is attributed to construction employment being revised by an additional 8,600 jobs in the first quarter. (AAron Ontiveroz, The Denver Post). Colorado ...

Jobs could help lower crime, but many find them hard to get - WWL

August 27, 2014 - 6:24pm

Jobs could help lower crime, but many find them hard to get
WWL
NEW ORLEANS - Damien Dix just turned 18, and as a recent high school graduate, he's trying to land his first job. He's not being picky. "Any job, really. A department store, shoe store, retail. Anything," Dix said, while working at a computer station ...