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Why Is It So Hard for Employers to Fill These Jobs? - Daily Signal

August 23, 2014 - 2:02am

Daily Signal

Why Is It So Hard for Employers to Fill These Jobs?
Daily Signal
Stephen Moore, who formerly wrote on the economy and public policy for The Wall Street Journal, is chief economist at The Heritage Foundation. Read his research. America has a deficit of workers. Willing workers. Capable workers. Skilled, or at least ...

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Disputed reefer jobs back in play as Port of Portland cancels deal with ... - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

August 22, 2014 - 10:41pm

Disputed reefer jobs back in play as Port of Portland cancels deal with ...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
A union electrician prepares to plug in a refrigerated container in this August 2012 photo at the Port of Portland's Terminal 6. The jobs were disputed by the Port, the electrical workers and the longshore unon in a dispute that eventually involved the ...

If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs - The Daily News Journal

August 22, 2014 - 8:38pm

If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs
The Daily News Journal
"If you don't start thinking about student success... you're not going to have a job". Loading… Post to Facebook. If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs "If you don't start thinking about student success... you're not going to have a ...

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McPhee: If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs - The Daily News Journal

August 22, 2014 - 8:38pm

McPhee: If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs
The Daily News Journal
"If you don't start thinking about student success... you're not going to have a job". Loading… Post to Facebook. McPhee: If students don't graduate, professors could lose jobs "If you don't start thinking about student success... you're not going to ...

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State selling employment office in Oroville - Mercury-Register

August 22, 2014 - 6:57pm

State selling employment office in Oroville
Mercury-Register
The state Employment Development Department office at 2348 Baldwin Ave. in Oroville is for sale and will soon close. « 1; 2; ». OROVILLE >> Butte County residents who have been seeking employment-related services from the state including ...

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As Fed debates rate path, focus on jobs data stirs its own debate - Reuters

August 22, 2014 - 6:19pm

Reuters

As Fed debates rate path, focus on jobs data stirs its own debate
Reuters
JACKSON HOLE Wyo (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's intensive focus on a wide range of labor market data to guide policy-making is driving a wedge between its core decision-makers and others who feel the central bank is straying from traditional ...
Quality jobs last piece to economic recoveryHouston Chronicle
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The Big Takeaway From Yellen's Speech. It's About JobsTIME
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Job fair Tuesday for 'hundreds' of Amazon jobs - The Courier-Journal

August 22, 2014 - 6:14pm

Job fair Tuesday for 'hundreds' of Amazon jobs
The Courier-Journal
A job fair has been scheduled for Tuesday to fill 'hundreds' of warehouse jobs at Amazon's fullfillment center in Jeffersonville, WorkOne New Albany announced Friday. WorkOne said the company is hiring to meet customer demands and that the workers ...

Strong turnout highlights jobs fair - Palladium-Item

August 22, 2014 - 4:15pm

Strong turnout highlights jobs fair
Palladium-Item
Bruce Adkins talks to employers inside the Golay Center in Cambridge City Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, during a jobs fair. (Photo: Palladium-Item Joshua Smith). Fullscreen. Sue Landrum introduces herself to employers inside the Golay Center in Cambridge ...

DC bureau chief - MarketWatch

August 22, 2014 - 2:32pm

MarketWatch

DC bureau chief
MarketWatch
Janet Yellen, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, speaks to protester Ady Barkan as she enters the opening reception of the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium. WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on Friday ...
Quality jobs last piece to economic recoveryHouston Chronicle
As Fed debates rate path, focus on jobs data stirs its own debateReuters
The Big Takeaway From Yellen's Speech. It's About JobsTIME
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ExxonMobil Baytown expansion to create more than 10000 jobs - KPRC Houston

August 22, 2014 - 2:23pm

KPRC Houston

ExxonMobil Baytown expansion to create more than 10000 jobs
KPRC Houston
ExxonMobil Corporation is kicking off a big expansion project in the Baytown area. A celebration of the construction start-up for the multibillion dollar Baytown area expansion project was held Friday morning. The Baytown expansion will create 10,000 ...

A Young Steve Jobs Smelled So Bad He Had To Be Put On The Night Shift At Atari - Business Insider

August 22, 2014 - 1:55pm

A Young Steve Jobs Smelled So Bad He Had To Be Put On The Night Shift At Atari
Business Insider
But Jobs wasn't born as Apple's CEO. After he dropped out of Reed College, Jobs started working at Atari as a technician. In a Reddit AMA, Atari cofounder Nolan Bushnell explained why he put Jobs on the night shift. "Did Steve Jobs really stink that ...

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Why the Robots Might Not Take Our Jobs After All: They Lack Common Sense - New York Times

August 22, 2014 - 12:40pm

New York Times

Why the Robots Might Not Take Our Jobs After All: They Lack Common Sense
New York Times
It's easy to look at the amazing advances in information technology and robotics over the last century and be fearful about the future of the American worker. From factory floors to your grocery store checkout, countless jobs once done by humans have ...

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Hidden in Every Mac Computer: Text of Steve Jobs' Famous Stanford ... - Yahoo Tech

August 22, 2014 - 11:51am

Yahoo Tech

Hidden in Every Mac Computer: Text of Steve Jobs' Famous Stanford ...
Yahoo Tech
Late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was a man of many talents, and among them was his uncanny ability to motivate people. Privately, numerous accounts suggest that much of his motivating was brought about by striking fear into employees. Publicly, however ...

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Quality jobs last piece to economic recovery - Houston Chronicle

August 22, 2014 - 11:28am

MarketWatch

Quality jobs last piece to economic recovery
Houston Chronicle
Jobless claims and inflation are low and stock markets and home prices are rallying, yet Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen admits she's not real sure what's happening with the labor market. Such is the quandary of this apparent economic recovery. "As ...
The Big Takeaway From Yellen's Speech. It's About JobsTIME
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Sources: Up to 150 new jobs coming to Springfield - Dayton Business Journal

August 22, 2014 - 10:16am

Sources: Up to 150 new jobs coming to Springfield
Dayton Business Journal
Several sources have said Dole is the company looking to create between 100 and 150 new jobs in Springfield. Tristan Navera: Staff Reporter- Dayton Business Journal: Email | Twitter | LinkedIn | Google+. Up to 150 new jobs may be heading to Springfield ...
Springfield company may add 150 jobs, seeking tax creditsWHIO

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3 Imperfect Ways To Lower Corporate Taxes And Increase American Jobs - Forbes

August 22, 2014 - 9:00am

Forbes

3 Imperfect Ways To Lower Corporate Taxes And Increase American Jobs
Forbes
Nowhere is this more evident today than in American politics. Tax policy is the epitome and epicenter of this bipolar conflict. Advocates on the Left and Right recite their litany of dogmas, each side smugly assured that God is on their side. The Right ...

It'll Be A Long Time Before Robots Take Jobs That Require Things Like ... - Business Insider

August 22, 2014 - 8:05am

Business Insider

It'll Be A Long Time Before Robots Take Jobs That Require Things Like ...
Business Insider
(Reuters) - Automation and increasingly sophisticated computers have boosted demand for both highly educated and low-skilled workers around the globe, while eroding demand for middle-skilled jobs, according to research to be presented to global central ...
Why the Robots Might Not Take Our Jobs After All: They Lack Common SenseNew York Times

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Did Gov. Snyder Create 275000 jobs? - Michigan Capitol Confidential

August 22, 2014 - 7:49am

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Did Gov. Snyder Create 275000 jobs?
Michigan Capitol Confidential
There can be no question that the Michigan economy is recovering — only about the magnitude of the growth. The level of growth depends on where you look. As we get closer to the November general election, more people will question the degree of growth ...

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Employment trends show reason for optimism and worry, labor secretary says ... - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

August 22, 2014 - 6:09am

Employment trends show reason for optimism and worry, labor secretary says ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Five years into the recovery, the U.S. labor market is showing both signs of hope and concern. This statement could have been the unofficial theme of U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez's national pre-Labor Day tour, which swung ...
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Jobs for Everyone - Huffington Post

August 22, 2014 - 5:43am

Jobs for Everyone
Huffington Post
The basic challenge is to structure the economy so that the productive sector supports everyone. The recent economic downturn has put a lot of attention on unemployment. Although there is slow and fairly steady improvement in this area, it remains a ...

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