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Is US trade deficit with China hurting NJ jobs? - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

December 17, 2014 - 11:10pm

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Is US trade deficit with China hurting NJ jobs?
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
New Jersey is losing jobs. Since 2001, 92,000 New Jersey jobs were either displaced or have been completely eliminated because of the growing U.S. trade deficit with China, according to a study by the Economic Policy Institute. Unemployment line ...

Steve Jobs video in iPod lawsuit to stay under wraps, judge rules - CNET

December 17, 2014 - 9:02pm

CNET

Steve Jobs video in iPod lawsuit to stay under wraps, judge rules
CNET
After weeks of back-and-forth argument, the judge in the now-settled iPod antitrust suit says never-before-seen footage of the late Apple CEO won't be made available to the public. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; December 17, 2014 3:23 PM PST. comments. 0.
Judge keeps Steve Jobs video testimony from public releaseThe Verge
Judge: No Steve Jobs for youComputerworld
Judge denies request to release Steve Jobs trial videoKWCH
SiliconBeat -Apple Insider -Mac Rumors
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80 new high-tech jobs coming to New Orleans - WWL

December 17, 2014 - 6:28pm

WWL

80 new high-tech jobs coming to New Orleans
WWL
High Voltage Software is expanding its operation to New Orleans. The Chicago-based company is one of the largest game developers in the world, with 95 video games titles including intellectual properties like Mortal Kombat, Levamp, Captain America and ...
Video game studio adding 80 jobs to CBDThe New Orleans Advocate
Video game developer picks NOLA for studio, 80 jobsNew Orleans CityBusiness (blog)

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Judge keeps Steve Jobs video testimony from public release - The Verge

December 17, 2014 - 6:23pm

Judge keeps Steve Jobs video testimony from public release
The Verge
A California judge has denied a request from a trio of media outlets to make video deposition of late Apple CEO Steve Jobs available to the public. The request was filed by the Associated Press, Bloomberg, and CNN during this month's trial over ...

The Jobs Challenge in the South Caucasus – Armenia - World Bank Group

December 17, 2014 - 5:24pm

The Jobs Challenge in the South Caucasus – Armenia
World Bank Group
Jobs are essential to lifting people out of poverty and to ensuring that prosperity is shared by everyone – but the transformative power of jobs is not always harnessed as it could be. In Europe and Central Asia, countries often lag behind other ...

Why the Gender-Pay Gap Is Largest for the Highest-Paying Jobs - The Atlantic

December 17, 2014 - 3:39pm

Why the Gender-Pay Gap Is Largest for the Highest-Paying Jobs
The Atlantic
"The average full-time working woman earns just 77 cents for every dollar a man earns." That is the one-dimensional theory of the gender-pay gap. Even if it's correct (and it might not be), it captures the complex reality of pay inequality the way a ...

Top Paying Jobs You Can Get With An Associate's Degree - Boston.com

December 17, 2014 - 3:38pm

Top Paying Jobs You Can Get With An Associate's Degree
Boston.com
If you weren't able to go to a four-year college, don't fret: there are still plenty of well-paid jobs for people with associate's degrees. Jacquelyn Smith at Business Insider looked at data provided by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics and found 26 of ...

The Jobs Recovery Has Been Great for Women Who Like Low Wages and ... - Slate Magazine

December 17, 2014 - 2:09pm

Slate Magazine

The Jobs Recovery Has Been Great for Women Who Like Low Wages and ...
Slate Magazine
The jobs recovery was supposed to be great for women. It hasn't exactly worked out that way. By Heather Rogers. 141217_DX_HomeHealthCare Home health aides are increasingly in demand, but pay and working conditions leave something to be desired.

600 temp jobs available with Forest Service - Statesman Journal

December 17, 2014 - 1:55pm

Statesman Journal

600 temp jobs available with Forest Service
Statesman Journal
Announcements for 600 temporary jobs with the U.S. Forest Service in the Pacific Northwest go online starting the first full week of January. (Photo: Justin Much/Statesman Journal). 4054 CONNECT 48 TWEET 3 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE.

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3 Ways Steve Jobs Made Meetings Insanely Productive — And Often Terrifying - Business Insider

December 17, 2014 - 1:31pm

Business Insider

3 Ways Steve Jobs Made Meetings Insanely Productive — And Often Terrifying
Business Insider
In his book "Insanely Simple," longtime Jobs collaborator Ken Segall detailed what it was like to work with him. In one story, Jobs was about to start a weekly meeting with Apple's ad agency. Then Jobs spotted someone new. "He stopped cold," Segall writes.

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Is Marissa Mayer suffering from “Steve Jobs syndrome”? - Quartz

December 17, 2014 - 1:09pm

New York Times

Is Marissa Mayer suffering from “Steve Jobs syndrome”?
Quartz
The history of corporate America is littered with examples of great companies that harness an emerging technology before anyone else, grow rapidly, but invariably mature, fall into decline and sometimes collapse or disappear completely (think Kodak or ...
What Happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve JobsNew York Times

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State's unemployment rate moves up again despite 6800 new jobs - Auburn Reporter

December 17, 2014 - 1:04pm

State's unemployment rate moves up again despite 6800 new jobs
Auburn Reporter
Despite an estimated 6,800 new jobs created from October to November, Washington's unemployment rate rose for a third month in a row to 6.2 percent, according to preliminary and seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the state Employment ...

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American Apparel Officially Terminates CEO Charney's Employment - Wall Street Journal

December 17, 2014 - 12:16pm

Wall Street Journal

American Apparel Officially Terminates CEO Charney's Employment
Wall Street Journal
American Apparel officially terminated the employment of Chief Executive Dov Charney, who founded the company in 1998. Getty Images. By. Lauren Pollock. Updated Dec. 16, 2014 5:31 p.m. ET. 1 COMMENTS. American Apparel Inc. said it officially ...

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A realistic plan to attract jobs, businesses to the Bangor region - Bangor Daily News

December 17, 2014 - 11:21am

A realistic plan to attract jobs, businesses to the Bangor region
Bangor Daily News
Chris Dalton, a former Californian, owns a software company. He could live anywhere. He chose Bangor. Our region needs more business owners like Chris. But how? What if Bangor could benefit from an advertising campaign worth millions of dollars — a ...

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New Augusta road could become new path for more jobs - WRDW-TV

December 17, 2014 - 10:04am

WRDW-TV

New Augusta road could become new path for more jobs
WRDW-TV
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Augusta is paving the way for more jobs through pavement of a new street. On Tuesday night, Commissioners gave the green light to a big manufacturing company's request meaning it could be one step closer to building in ...

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New Coldwater Township pork facility to create 800 jobs - Battle Creek Enquirer

December 17, 2014 - 9:58am

Battle Creek Enquirer

New Coldwater Township pork facility to create 800 jobs
Battle Creek Enquirer
COLDWATER – A new pork processing facility that will employ some 800 people will be built in Coldwater Township, the state announced Tuesday. The Michigan Economic Development Corp. said Clemens Food Group will create 810 news jobs under the ...
Pork processing to bring 810 jobs to ColdwaterDetroit Free Press
800-plus new jobs being created as Coldwater brings home the baconWWMT-TV
Pork processing plant to bring 800 jobs to ColdwaterWOODTV.com
WTVB -ThePigSite.com
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What's Keeping The Unemployed From Getting Jobs - Forbes

December 17, 2014 - 9:38am

What's Keeping The Unemployed From Getting Jobs
Forbes
Although the overall unemployment rate has been dropping steadily lately, it's a much different story for Americans 55 and older. And things are still pretty dismal for the long-term unemployed. But MIT Professor Ofer Sharone, author of Flawed System ...

'Green jobs' program focuses on horticulture - The News Journal

December 16, 2014 - 10:55pm

The News Journal

'Green jobs' program focuses on horticulture
The News Journal
The nonprofit Delaware Center for Horticulture and the state Department of Labor have teamed up to create a new wintertime jobs program designed to help seasonal workers, the under-employed and ex-offenders get and keep green jobs. The 15-week ...

Edmonds Military Wire: 2015 — Underemployment the new employment for ... - My Edmonds News

December 16, 2014 - 10:01pm

My Edmonds News

Edmonds Military Wire: 2015 — Underemployment the new employment for ...
My Edmonds News
Hope and Change is more than a campaign slogan for many service members and their families as they prepare to transition from active duty to civilian life in 2015. As the Army continues to reduce its troop strength (otherwise known as downsize), ...

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Company expansions adding 91 jobs in Virginia Beach - The Virginian-Pilot

December 16, 2014 - 9:40pm

Company expansions adding 91 jobs in Virginia Beach
The Virginian-Pilot
Three Virginia Beach companies will add a total of 91 full-time jobs within the next three years, the city announced Tuesday. Dreamlight Inc., a manufacturer of high-end athletic wear for high school, college and gymnastics athletes, will increase its ...
Va. Beach company to expand headquartersDaily Journal

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