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Atlanta emphasizing, creating more high-paying jobs - Atlanta Business Chronicle

November 20, 2014 - 1:43pm

Atlanta emphasizing, creating more high-paying jobs
Atlanta Business Chronicle
Metro Atlanta recently made headlines for its uncharacteristically high unemployment rate, which stood at 7.3 percent in September. This places metro Atlanta 45th on the list of the 49 U.S. metro areas with more than 1 million in population. Put in ...

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State: Rochester lost 700 jobs in October - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

November 20, 2014 - 12:58pm

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

State: Rochester lost 700 jobs in October
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The Rochester-area shed 700 jobs last month, according to the state Department of Labor. (Photo: File). Story Highlights. The Rochester area shed jobs as the statewide unemployment improved to 6 percent. 5 CONNECT 11 TWEET 5 LINKEDIN 1 ...

The 8 Best Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree - Business Insider

November 20, 2014 - 12:55pm

Business Insider

The 8 Best Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree
Business Insider
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The 8 Jobs In High Demand That Don't Require A College DegreeForbes
CareerBuilder releases top jobs for 2015 that don't require college degree ...ABC30.com
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State: Jobs growth continued for 8th month in Oct. - WTNH

November 20, 2014 - 11:54am

WTNH

State: Jobs growth continued for 8th month in Oct.
WTNH
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Labor Department says employers added 3,600 jobs last month, the eighth monthly gain this year as the state continues its jobs recovery from the worst recession in decades. The state said Thursday that the ...
CT gains jobs in October but unemployment rate remains fixedThe CT Mirror
State: Jobs Growth Continued for 8th Month in OctoberNBC Connecticut
State Added 3600 Jobs In OctoberCBS Local
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Bronx youth turn to unconventional jobs in bleak job market - CNBC

November 20, 2014 - 10:54am

CNBC

Bronx youth turn to unconventional jobs in bleak job market
CNBC
When Luis ran away from his rural home in Guatemala he had no idea he would end up washing dishes in a New York City restaurant to make ends meet. During his three-month trek to America, he said, he did not envision himself working as a day laborer to ...

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Minnesota gains 9500 jobs in October; Who's hiring and firing? - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

November 20, 2014 - 10:54am

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Minnesota gains 9500 jobs in October; Who's hiring and firing?
Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
The state's pace of job growth has been impressive in the last three months, with employers adding more jobs than in any three-month period since 1990," DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben said. Jim Hammerand: Digital editor- Minneapolis / St. Paul ...
Massachusetts unemployment: state adds 1200 jobs but unemployment rate ...The Republican - masslive.com
Minnesota adds 9500 jobs in Oct., jobless rate falls to 3.9%Minneapolis Star Tribune
Mass. Adds 1200 Jobs In October; Unemployment Rate Stays At 6 PercentWBUR
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Obama's Amnesty Will Add As Many Foreign Workers As New Jobs Since 2009 - Daily Caller

November 20, 2014 - 9:41am

FrontPage Magazine

Obama's Amnesty Will Add As Many Foreign Workers As New Jobs Since 2009
Daily Caller
President Barack Obama's unilateral amnesty will quickly add as many foreign workers to the nation's legal labor force as the total number of new jobs created by his economy since 2009. The plans, expected to be announced late Nov. 20, will distribute ...
As Many Amnestied As Jobs CreatedPatriot Post

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Steve Jobs movie dropped at Sony - USA TODAY

November 20, 2014 - 9:30am

USA TODAY

Steve Jobs movie dropped at Sony
USA TODAY
Sony Pictures will no longer be making the high-profile film about Steve Jobs' life. The studio has put the biopic about the Apple co-founder into turnaround, an individual with knowledge of the situation told TheWrap Wednesday evening. Also read ...

The 10 Best Jobs For 2015 - Business Insider

November 20, 2014 - 8:54am

The 10 Best Jobs For 2015
Business Insider
HOUSE OF THE DAY: An 11-Acre Estate In East Hampton Is About To Hit The... The 15 Hottest American Cities For 2015 · 15 Perfect Gifts For Beer Geeks · 13 College Majors In Which The Pay Goes Nowhere · The 13 Most Successful Harvard Dropouts ...

Converted RV helps Phoenix-area residents find jobs - azcentral.com

November 20, 2014 - 4:28am

azcentral.com

Converted RV helps Phoenix-area residents find jobs
azcentral.com
St. Joseph the Worker converts RV into Mobile Success Unit to help connect people with jobs. Loading… Post to Facebook. Converted RV helps Phoenix-area residents find jobs St. Joseph the Worker converts RV into Mobile Success Unit to help connect ...

Despite Low Employment, Millennials Hold Key To Reviving South Texas - NPR

November 20, 2014 - 2:56am

NPR

Despite Low Employment, Millennials Hold Key To Reviving South Texas
NPR
This story is part of the New Boom series on millennials in America. Welcome to boot camp for the young and unemployed in McAllen, Texas. "We're going to go ahead and do this," says instructor Marco Lopez, leading a small classroom of millennials ...

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Working in complex jobs linked to better later-life memory and thinking skills - Medical News Today

November 20, 2014 - 2:06am

Medical News Today

Working in complex jobs linked to better later-life memory and thinking skills
Medical News Today
It is a popular notion that keeping our brains active may keep our minds sharp as we age. Now, a new study applies this approach to employment, suggesting that people who work in more complex jobs - such as lawyers, social workers and architects - may ...
Complex jobs 'may protect memory'BBC News
From architect to social worker: Complex jobs may protect memory and thinking ...Medical Xpress
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Southeast Michigan employment reaches new highs - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

November 20, 2014 - 2:01am

Southeast Michigan employment reaches new highs
Crain's Detroit Business (blog)
The Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) released its third quarter labor market reports this week. The reports highlight an exciting finding for the region: Employment has reached a level not seen since December 2008. December ...

Anheuser-Busch InBev Cuts Jobs in US - Wall Street Journal

November 20, 2014 - 1:07am

Anheuser-Busch InBev Cuts Jobs in US
Wall Street Journal
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV confirmed Wednesday it is cutting jobs and consolidating its sales division in the U.S. after the world's largest brewer posted weak third-quarter results in its largest market. AB InBev declined to specify how many employees ...

Sony Pictures Drops Steve Jobs Movie - IGN

November 20, 2014 - 12:21am

Fast Company

Sony Pictures Drops Steve Jobs Movie
IGN
According to Variety, it is currently unclear why Sony made the surprising decision to ditch the drama, which the studio acquired the rights to after Jobs' death in 2011. But Sony isn't the only big name to abandon the project; both Christian Bale and ...
Sony Pulls The Plug On Steve Jobs MovieFast Company
Steve Jobs movie dropped at SonyUSA TODAY
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Sony Has Dropped the Steve Jobs Movie With Michael Fassbender - TIME

November 19, 2014 - 10:15pm

TIME

Sony Has Dropped the Steve Jobs Movie With Michael Fassbender
TIME
Steve Jobs Unveils Apple iPhone At MacWorld Expo Apple CEO Steve Jobs holds up the new iPhone that was introduced at Macworld in San Francisco on Jan. 9, 2007 David Paul Morris—Getty Images ...
Steve Jobs Movie Dead at SonyHollywood Reporter
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Sony Pictures Drops Steve Jobs MovieIGN
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Sony Drops Out of Steve Jobs Movie from Aaron Sorkin - Variety

November 19, 2014 - 9:38pm

Variety

Sony Drops Out of Steve Jobs Movie from Aaron Sorkin
Variety
Sony Pictures has surprisingly ditched its Steve Jobs project, putting the high-profile feature into turnaround. The studio had no comment on the story. An informed source said that Universal was likely to make a deal for the biopic. In recent weeks ...

Steve Jobs Movie Dead at Sony - Hollywood Reporter

November 19, 2014 - 9:09pm

Hollywood Reporter

Steve Jobs Movie Dead at Sony
Hollywood Reporter
The high-profile Steve Jobs movie has been put into turnaround by Sony Pictures, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The movie, which was being produced by Scott Rudin, Mark Gordon and Guymon Casady, was to be directed by Danny Boyle from a ...

Turning temporary jobs into full time employment - KARE

November 19, 2014 - 5:07pm

KARE

Turning temporary jobs into full time employment
KARE
Ted Chalupsky from The Right Staff talks about the current job market and how job seekers could turn seasonal holiday jobs into full-time employment. Loading… Post to Facebook. Turning temporary jobs into full time employment Ted Chalupsky from The ...

Jobs coming back, but construction not what it used to be - Sun Sentinel

November 19, 2014 - 1:29pm

Jobs coming back, but construction not what it used to be
Sun Sentinel
Florida's job gains are broad-based with the revived construction sector not contributing as much as it did historically, Wells Fargo economist Mark Vitner says. By Marcia Heroux Pounds, Sun Sentinel contact the reporter. Florida's job recovery due to ...

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