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Solar energy spurs 'thousands' of jobs in Delaware - The News Journal

September 3, 2015 - 7:12pm

The Guardian

Solar energy spurs 'thousands' of jobs in Delaware
The News Journal
Delaware's solar energy policies have created thousands of jobs in the state, according to speakers at a Thursday press conference. “The amazing part of Delaware's progressive solar policy is the employment,” said William Rawheiser, president of ...
Homeowner solar power subsidy cuts 'threaten 20000 jobs'The Guardian

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THIS IS IT: We're hours away from the jobs report that could change the game ... - Business Insider

September 3, 2015 - 5:55pm

Business Insider

THIS IS IT: We're hours away from the jobs report that could change the game ...
Business Insider
It's jobs day in America, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics set to release the August employment report at 8:30 a.m. ET. Expectations are sky high for this report, which is the final major economic data point before the Federal Reserve decides ...
August Jobs Report: Everything You Need to KnowWall Street Journal (blog)
US jobs report: Unemployment rate hits seven-year low of 5.1% - live updatesThe Guardian
3 Ways Friday's Jobs Report Could Affect Interest RatesTIME
Bloomberg -CNNMoney
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Review: Different Thinking About Steve Jobs, the Man Behind Apple - New York Times

September 3, 2015 - 5:48pm

New York Times

Review: Different Thinking About Steve Jobs, the Man Behind Apple
New York Times
The transformative impact Steve Jobs has had on culture and society has become an article of faith since his much-mourned death in 2011. The secular canonization of Mr. Jobs, the mastermind behind Apple, is the starting point for “Steve Jobs: The Man ...
New documentary explores contradictions of Steve JobsCBS News
An inside look at the myth-busting Steve Jobs documentaryFortune
New Jobs movie: A quieter, more authentic portraitComputerworld
Deadline -Re/code -A.V. Club Milwaukee
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Stocks Pare Gains Ahead of US Jobs Data - Wall Street Journal

September 3, 2015 - 4:45pm

Wall Street Journal

Stocks Pare Gains Ahead of US Jobs Data
Wall Street Journal
U.S. stocks' gains faded Thursday despite a strong rally in Europe, as investors focused on coming U.S. employment data. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 23.38 points, or 0.1%, to 16374.76, after rising as much as 199 points earlier in the ...

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Wall Street rises in volatile session ahead of jobs data - Reuters

September 3, 2015 - 3:58pm

Reuters

Wall Street rises in volatile session ahead of jobs data
Reuters
U.S. stocks ended slightly higher on Thursday as investors, on edge after recent turmoil in China's markets, looked toward a key U.S. jobs report that may figure in the Federal Reserve's decision about when to lift interest rates. Major U.S. indices at ...

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What to watch in the critical August jobs report - MarketWatch

September 3, 2015 - 1:43pm

MarketWatch

What to watch in the critical August jobs report
MarketWatch
Falling stock markets and slowing Chinese growth have sparked fresh worries about the global economy, but the U.S. continues to outperform the rest of the world. The Labor Department on Friday morning will release the most recent monthly employment ...

This jobs number will guarantee a Fed rate hike - Yahoo Finance

September 3, 2015 - 11:54am

Yahoo Finance

This jobs number will guarantee a Fed rate hike
Yahoo Finance
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The Jobs Report and the August Curse: Jobs Day Guide - Bloomberg

September 3, 2015 - 11:15am

Bloomberg

The Jobs Report and the August Curse: Jobs Day Guide
Bloomberg
The stakes couldn't be higher for the August employment report, even though the month has typically been cursed by disappointment. For Federal Reserve officials, who are trying to gauge the U.S. economy's prospects as they consider raising interest ...
Jobs Report Could Seal the Deal on RatesWall Street Journal
As Fed ponders interest rate rise timing, markets overshadow US jobs reportReuters
3 Ways Friday's Jobs Report Could Affect Interest RatesTIME
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Summer jobs give teens more than a paycheck - Futurity: Research News

September 3, 2015 - 10:25am

Summer jobs give teens more than a paycheck
Futurity: Research News
Summer jobs for high school and college students can boost their academic performance, especially when they work jobs across multiple summers. Holding a summer job is a rite of passage in American teenhood, often viewed as a big step toward adult ...

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America's Fastest Growing Jobs - 24/7 Wall St.

September 3, 2015 - 10:18am

24/7 Wall St.

America's Fastest Growing Jobs
24/7 Wall St.
Some occupations are better positioned to capitalize on economic, demographic, and workplace trends than others. From 2005 through 2014, for example, employment of service unit operators in natural resources industries grew by nearly 218%, the most of ...

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America's Fastest Shrinking Jobs - 24/7 Wall St.

September 3, 2015 - 10:17am

24/7 Wall St.

America's Fastest Shrinking Jobs
24/7 Wall St.
The economic recession of the last decade decimated the U.S. labor market, with millions of Americans losing their jobs. To this day, many occupations remain below their pre-recession employment levels. The recession did not have the same effect on all ...

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Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine - A.V. Club Milwaukee

September 3, 2015 - 10:16am

A.V. Club Milwaukee

Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine
A.V. Club Milwaukee
At the start of Alex Gibney's Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine, the prolific documentarian admits that he approached his latest film—his third released this year—with no small amount of personal bias. Gibney says he feels conflicted about the late ...
Review: Different Thinking About Steve Jobs, the Man Behind AppleNew York Times
Steve Jobs Makes His Big-Screen Debut In Alex Gibney's 'The Man In The Machine ...Deadline
Alex Gibney explains why his Steve Jobs documentary may cause you to put down ...Business Insider
VentureBeat -Huffington Post -USA TODAY
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We Really Need 400000 Jobs Created in August - TheStreet.com

September 3, 2015 - 10:01am

We Really Need 400000 Jobs Created in August
TheStreet.com
The ugliness goes beyond the stock market, though. Labor conditions in the U.S. are rather dreadful for a simple reason: wage gains are atrocious. While we have added about 211,000 jobs on average a month this year, it hasn't been enough to quicken the ...

Advice from the top: The employment letter I'd like to receive - USA TODAY

September 3, 2015 - 9:53am

USA TODAY

Advice from the top: The employment letter I'd like to receive
USA TODAY
Every year, I receive letters from college graduates seeking advice and employment opportunities. As someone who was greatly influenced by a letter I received as a young person starting out, I'm keen to return the gesture. But I appreciate ...

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Oil crash cut my pay and killed over 86000 jobs - CNNMoney

September 3, 2015 - 8:40am

CNNMoney

Oil crash cut my pay and killed over 86000 jobs
CNNMoney
Jason Butt is worried he's going to be the next casualty of the oil crash. Last year the father of four young children was diagnosed with brain cancer. As he recovers from surgery, Butt has seen many of his friends and family members lose their jobs in ...

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As summer construction winds down, transportation jobs challenge still looms large - Brookings Institution (blog)

September 3, 2015 - 8:36am

Brookings Institution (blog)

As summer construction winds down, transportation jobs challenge still looms large
Brookings Institution (blog)
Labor Day unofficially marks the end of summer and the end of the construction season for many infrastructure projects across the country. The nation's infrastructure needs, though, will last long after the holiday weekend, with significant ...

If history is any indication, Friday's jobs report could seriously stink - Business Insider

September 3, 2015 - 7:45am

Business Insider

If history is any indication, Friday's jobs report could seriously stink
Business Insider
It's jobs week in America, and Friday's August jobs report has taken on increased importance. With the continued uncertainty in the stock market, a good report could have significant impact on the Fed's decision whether or not to raise interest rates ...

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Buffalo Schools Preparing Students for Tech Jobs - WGRZ-TV

September 3, 2015 - 7:34am

Buffalo Schools Preparing Students for Tech Jobs
WGRZ-TV
Buffalo, NY - The troubles of the Buffalo Public School system are well documented. You've heard it time and time again. Loading… Post to Facebook. Buffalo Schools Preparing Students for Tech Jobs Buffalo, NY - The troubles of the Buffalo Public ...

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August Jobs Anomaly Could Doom a September Fed Rate Hike - U.S. News & World Report

September 3, 2015 - 5:12am

U.S. News & World Report

August Jobs Anomaly Could Doom a September Fed Rate Hike
U.S. News & World Report
Analysts are on pins and needles this week in anticipation of the most significant employment report published in years – a release that could ultimately empower or impede a September interest rate decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve. But the data's ...
Don't Trust Friday's U.S. Jobs ReportBloomberg View
August Job Revisions Could Give Fed Wrong Idea About EmploymentMarketPulse (blog)

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Will Jobs Be the Fed's Tiebreaker on Rate Hike? - Bloomberg View

September 3, 2015 - 1:02am

Bloomberg View

Will Jobs Be the Fed's Tiebreaker on Rate Hike?
Bloomberg View
Federal Reserve officials could be in a jam as they prepare for their Sept. 15-16 policy meeting: The growing divergence between the relatively healthy U.S. economy and the turbulence elsewhere is complicating their deliberations over whether to begin ...

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