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Economic index: Employment finds footing - Tallahassee.com

September 27, 2016 - 2:18pm

Tallahassee.com

Economic index: Employment finds footing
Tallahassee.com
Tallahassee employment improved in July — despite a steady increase in unemployment — while retail sales strengthened. Those trends contributed to positive changes in the Tallahassee Economic Index, which increased by 3.23 points over June. TEI is an ...

Employment picture darkens for journalists at digital outlets - Columbia Journalism Review

September 27, 2016 - 1:11pm

Employment picture darkens for journalists at digital outlets
Columbia Journalism Review
It probably comes as no surprise that jobs for journalists at newspapers continue to disappear. But in a disturbing development, digital news jobs that had been replacing some of the legacy positions appear to have hit a plateau. Earlier this year, the ...

IRS to eliminate more than 7000 jobs as fewer people file paper tax returns - Washington Post

September 27, 2016 - 12:04pm

Washington Post

IRS to eliminate more than 7000 jobs as fewer people file paper tax returns
Washington Post
In Covington, Ky., a small city of 40,000 just outside Cincinnati, times could be better. Median household income is just around $35,000. Twenty percent of the population doesn't have health care. And twenty-five percent of residents live in poverty.

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Three Jobs That Are Growing Because of Globalization - Forbes

September 27, 2016 - 11:02am

Forbes

Three Jobs That Are Growing Because of Globalization
Forbes
CareerBuilder and Emsi recently released new data on the ways that the American lifestyle, new technology, and increased globalization have shaped the labor market and created new jobs over the past few years. Below is part three: how globalization is ...

Trump Blames China for Stealing Jobs, Stalling on North Korea - Voice of America

September 27, 2016 - 10:25am

Voice of America

Trump Blames China for Stealing Jobs, Stalling on North Korea
Voice of America
Chinese students chat as they watch a live broadcasting of the presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, at a cafe in Beijing, Sept. 27, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook ...

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Trump says US jobs get 'stolen' by China. Well, here are the countries 'stealing' Chinese jobs. - PRI

September 27, 2016 - 9:41am

PRI

Trump says US jobs get 'stolen' by China. Well, here are the countries 'stealing' Chinese jobs.
PRI
Laborers work in the Singlun Star garment factory outside Hanoi on Aug. 19, 2014. As Chinese manufacturing gets more expensive, some foreign companies are switching to cheaper Asian suppliers. Credit: Reuters. To hear Donald Trump tell it, China is ...

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New Haven Superintendent of Schools Harries ending employment early - FOX 61

September 27, 2016 - 7:52am

FOX 61

New Haven Superintendent of Schools Harries ending employment early
FOX 61
NEW HAVEN — Superintendent of New Haven Public Schools Garth Harries and the Board of Education have agreed to end his employment early, a spokeswoman for the district announced Tuesday morning. The agreement came during a Board of ...

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I owe my great talent pool to a tip from Steve Jobs: CEO - CNBC

September 27, 2016 - 7:34am

CNBC

I owe my great talent pool to a tip from Steve Jobs: CEO
CNBC
When you manage a company, the buck ultimately stops with you. Early on, I understood the ultimate cost of hiring the wrong candidate, not only in dollars but also in time and value to my company. No one wants to needlessly throw away money, and ...

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Clinton Jobs Plan: 'Deploy a Half a Billion More Solar Panels' - CNSNews.com

September 27, 2016 - 4:23am

Clinton Jobs Plan: 'Deploy a Half a Billion More Solar Panels'
CNSNews.com
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters after the first presidential debate with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, in Westbury, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). (CNSNews.com) - At Monday ...

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U.K. Plumbing Supplier Wolseley to Cut 800 Jobs, Close Branches - Bloomberg

September 27, 2016 - 4:13am

Bloomberg

U.K. Plumbing Supplier Wolseley to Cut 800 Jobs, Close Branches
Bloomberg
U.K. building and plumbing supplies distributor Wolseley Plc will cut as many as 800 of 6,000 jobs and close more than one-tenth of its U.K. branches as it aims to shore up profits amid tough competition. The cuts will save 25 million pounds ($32 ...
Wolseley to cut 800 jobs and shut 80 branches in the UKTelegraph.co.uk
Wolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in BritainReuters
Wolseley cuts 800 more jobs as profits dipThe Guardian
Financial Times
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Ford Fact-Checks Donald Trump's Jobs Claim During Debate - Huffington Post

September 27, 2016 - 12:10am

Huffington Post

Ford Fact-Checks Donald Trump's Jobs Claim During Debate
Huffington Post
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Ford, UAW use Twitter during debate to fact-check Trump on jobs to MexicoChicago Tribune
Mexico is not just “taking jobs” from the US. It's also adding themQuartz
Ford Finally Fires Back At Trump On Mexico Jobs ClaimJalopnik
The Daily Dot
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Bank of America to cut Asia investment banking jobs: Sources - CNBC

September 26, 2016 - 11:19pm

CNBC

Bank of America to cut Asia investment banking jobs: Sources
CNBC
Bank of America is set to cut about two dozen investment banking jobs in Asia, including some top dealmakers, sources told Reuters, as a slowdown forces western banks to cut costs. The job cut plan comes after Reuters reported on Friday that Goldman ...
Goldman Sachs Said to Plan 25% Cut to Asia Investment Bank JobsBloomberg
Goldman Sachs To Cut Jobs In Asia While Bitcoin ThrivesnewsBTC
Exclusive: Goldman axing nearly 30 percent of Asia investment banking jobs...Reuters

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Ford Finally Fires Back At Trump On Mexico Jobs Claim - Jalopnik

September 26, 2016 - 10:44pm

Jalopnik

Ford Finally Fires Back At Trump On Mexico Jobs Claim
Jalopnik
Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump continued to voice his concern and disdain for Ford's movement of its small car production from the United States to Mexico shortly into Monday night's debate. The automaker took to Twitter to defend itself.
Ford Fact-Checks Donald Trump's Jobs Claim During DebateHuffington Post

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Donald Trump Says Companies and Jobs Are Leaving the Country Faster Than Ever - Fortune

September 26, 2016 - 9:54pm

Money Magazine

Donald Trump Says Companies and Jobs Are Leaving the Country Faster Than Ever
Fortune
U.S. manufacturing may not be as bad off as Trump thinks. At Monday night's presidential debate, Donald Trump hit Hillary Clinton early on for not doing enough to stop jobs from leaving the country. He said that the North American Free Trade Agreement ...
Trump vs. Clinton on Jobs, Trade, and TaxesMoney Magazine
Economy: Creating jobs vs. slowing firms' exodusChron.com
Trump, Clinton Distort Facts on Jobs, Taxes And More In First DebateHuffington Post
Philly.com
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Corning commits to adding 100 jobs in Winston-Salem - Winston-Salem Journal

September 26, 2016 - 7:19pm

Winston-Salem Journal

Corning commits to adding 100 jobs in Winston-Salem
Winston-Salem Journal
Corning Optical Communications LLC committed Monday to a major expansion in Winston-Salem, saying 'yes' ahead of two public hearings on local incentive packages. The news came from Gov. Pat McCrory's office. Corning Optical operates as a subsidiary ...
Corning Optical to add 105 jobs in Hickory to expand production (PHOTOS)Charlotte Business Journal
Corning Optical plans to add 205 jobs in 2 NC expansionsWWAY NewsChannel 3
Corning is adding 205 jobs in Winston-Salem and HickoryNews & Observer

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How your big data career is killing other jobs - TechRepublic

September 26, 2016 - 2:52pm

TechRepublic

How your big data career is killing other jobs
TechRepublic
As we use data to drive efficiencies, people may be the casualty, leading to data-driven unemployment. By Matt Asay | September 26, 2016, 12:48 PM PST. RSS. Comments; Facebook; Linkedin; Twitter; More. Email; Print; Reddit; Delicious; Digg; Pinterest ...

Corning Optical to add 105 jobs in Hickory to expand production (PHOTOS) - Charlotte Business Journal

September 26, 2016 - 1:35pm

Charlotte Business Journal

Corning Optical to add 105 jobs in Hickory to expand production (PHOTOS)
Charlotte Business Journal
Corning Optical Communications will spend $30 million to expand production at its Hickory cabling and assembly production plant while adding 105 jobs at the facility. It's a part of a two-city expansion for the Corning Inc. subsidiary in North Carolina ...
Corning commits to adding 100 jobs in Winston-SalemWinston-Salem Journal
Corning Optical plans to add 205 jobs in 2 NC expansionsWWAY NewsChannel 3
Corning is adding 205 jobs in Winston-Salem and HickoryNews & Observer
WHKY
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Commerzbank to cut 9000 jobs in restructuring -Handelsblatt - Reuters

September 26, 2016 - 12:39pm

Commerzbank to cut 9000 jobs in restructuring -Handelsblatt
Reuters
BERLIN, Sept 26 Commerzbank is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs over the coming years as Germany's second biggest lender pushes ahead with a restructuring plan, Handelsblatt reported on Monday, citing unnamed sources in the finance industry.

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Rawlings-Blake: Casino money helped 300 Baltimore residents land jobs - Baltimore Sun

September 26, 2016 - 12:36pm

Baltimore Sun

Rawlings-Blake: Casino money helped 300 Baltimore residents land jobs
Baltimore Sun
Money from Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino has helped 300 residents find jobs, the mayor's office said Monday. The Employment Connection Center in South Baltimore has enrolled more 1,200 residents in job-readiness programs and placed 300 people in ...

US Companies Turn to German Training Model to Fill Jobs Gap - WSJ - Wall Street Journal

September 26, 2016 - 12:31pm

Wall Street Journal

US Companies Turn to German Training Model to Fill Jobs Gap - WSJ
Wall Street Journal
U.S. employers struggling to find enough qualified industrial workers are turning to Germany for a solution to plug the U.S. skills gap: vocational training.

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