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Citigroup Cuts Another 200 to 300 Jobs - Wall Street Journal

April 13, 2014 - 4:00pm

Citigroup Cuts Another 200 to 300 Jobs
Wall Street Journal
The younger Mr. Prince left Citigroup amid cuts to the investment bank, most of which occurred last week, according to people familiar with the situation. The broader cuts will amount to about 2% of the global markets business, or 200 to 300 jobs, said ...

Hillsdale: Focus more on jobs - Hillsdale Collegian

April 13, 2014 - 3:19pm

Hillsdale: Focus more on jobs
Hillsdale Collegian
Hillsdale College reported a 94 percent placement rate of graduating seniors in either a graduate school program or a desired profession last year. At first this number seems impressive, but in comparison to similar private college statistics it is ...

Ingraham: Obamacare 'is costing 2 million jobs' - PolitiFact

April 13, 2014 - 1:55pm

Ingraham: Obamacare 'is costing 2 million jobs'
PolitiFact
James Carville and Laura Ingraham tussled over the Affordable Care Act on ABC's "This Week." The Sunday morning TV pundits revived some passionate talking points about the health care law following this week's resignation of Health and Human Services ...

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Lexington Gun Manufacturer Expands, Adds Jobs - WLTX.com

April 13, 2014 - 10:36am

Lexington Gun Manufacturer Expands, Adds Jobs
WLTX.com
Lexington County, SC (WLTX) -- A Lexington County gun manufacturer says it plans to expand, creating 300 more jobs. "Palmetto State Armory is a South Carolina owned and operated business, we've been here since the beginning, six years ago it started in ...

Steve Jobs' 13 Most Inspiring Quotes - Business Insider

April 13, 2014 - 10:10am

Steve Jobs' 13 Most Inspiring Quotes
Business Insider
With a life as storied as he had, it's no wonder that Steve Jobs is remembered not only for running an incredibly successful company, but for being tremendously outspoken. He seemingly had an opinion on everything, and his thoughts often echoed his ...

Europe's Top Banks Cut 80000 Jobs Last Year, And There's No Turnaround In ... - Business Insider

April 13, 2014 - 9:24am

Business Insider

Europe's Top Banks Cut 80000 Jobs Last Year, And There's No Turnaround In ...
Business Insider
LONDON (Reuters) - Europe's largest banks cut their staff by another 3.5 percent last year and the prospect of a return to pre-crisis employment levels seems far off, despite the region's fledgling economic recovery. Spurred into action by falling ...

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UM president-elect Mark Schlissel's employment contract: $2M lab, board limits ... - The Ann Arbor News

April 13, 2014 - 7:58am

UM president-elect Mark Schlissel's employment contract: $2M lab, board limits ...
The Ann Arbor News
Mark Schlissel speaks during a press conference after being named as the University of Michigan's next president by the Board of Regents on Friday, January 24, 2014 at the Michigan Union. Melanie Maxwell | The Ann Arbor News (Melanie Maxwell | The ...

Private colleges' employment policies pressured by Northwestern NLRB ruling - Business Insurance

April 13, 2014 - 6:04am

Private colleges' employment policies pressured by Northwestern NLRB ruling
Business Insurance
Private universities worried that their scholarship student athletes might follow Northwestern University football players' lead should re-evaluate their policies, experts say. “There are some things that other universities can change regarding their ...

Saudi Arabia may close shops early to boost employment - paper - Reuters

April 13, 2014 - 3:32am

Saudi Arabia may close shops early to boost employment - paper
Reuters
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia is expected to make shops close at 9 p.m. instead of midnight later this year, Saudi Gazette reported on Sunday, in a move aimed at encouraging employment by making sales jobs more attractive. The policy, first announced ...

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Alaska sets all-time employment record - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

April 13, 2014 - 3:13am

Alaska sets all-time employment record
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Alaska hit an all-time high for total employment in the third quarter of 2013, fueled by jobs in the seafood processing industry, health care and social assistance sectors. Employment peaked at 358,470 in August, the highest monthly job ...

On the Move: New jobs and promotions - Sacramento Bee

April 13, 2014 - 2:02am

On the Move: New jobs and promotions
Sacramento Bee
Barbara Vermilyea has been named executive director of Progress House Inc., a Placerville-based organization that helps treat substance abuse disorders. Sundt Construction, Inc. has hired Michael Miller as a project engineer at its Sacramento office.

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State skips jobs site in hirings - DesMoinesRegister.com

April 12, 2014 - 10:36pm

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State skips jobs site in hirings
DesMoinesRegister.com
Gov. Terry Branstad's administration has hired at least 386 people without advertising the positions on a statewide public notification system, triggering criticism that the practice sows seeds of cronyism in state government. A Des Moines Register ...
Iowa hires nearly 400 without advertising the jobsMiamiHerald.com
Iowa hires nearly 400 state workers without advertising the jobsOmaha World-Herald

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After harassment claims, UTMB officials got new jobs - Houston Chronicle

April 12, 2014 - 9:48pm

Houston Chronicle

After harassment claims, UTMB officials got new jobs
Houston Chronicle
Dr. Garland Anderson the executive vice president and provost and dean of the UTMB School of Medicine. GALVESTON - Dr. Garland Anderson and William Elger were at the peak of their careers in the spring of 2011 - respected administrators holding top ...

5 Ideal Jobs for Retirees - Wall St. Cheat Sheet

April 12, 2014 - 10:43am

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

5 Ideal Jobs for Retirees
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Retirement used to be synonymous with ending a career and, usually, with no longer working at all. However, recently more Americans are choosing to keep working after retirement. According to Bankrate, three quarters of Americans expect to work after ...

Gov. Malloy touts success of Conn. jobs program - Sacramento Bee

April 12, 2014 - 10:40am

Gov. Malloy touts success of Conn. jobs program
Sacramento Bee
HARTFORD, Conn. -- Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is touting the success of a state program that promotes job creation by providing wage subsidies and training grants to small businesses. The initiative, known as the Subsidized Training and Employment ...

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Why are we so afraid of a comprehensive jobs plan? - Salon

April 12, 2014 - 10:08am

Salon

Why are we so afraid of a comprehensive jobs plan?
Salon
Next New Deal After five long years, the economy has at last produced enough new jobs to compensate for the 8 million lost in the Great Recession of 2009. But in that same period some 7 million more Americans reached employment age, and we have only ...

Did the Obama Administration Approach the Jobs Recovery Wrong? - Wall St. Cheat Sheet

April 12, 2014 - 8:37am

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Did the Obama Administration Approach the Jobs Recovery Wrong?
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
“A big puzzle looms over the U.S. economy: Friday's jobs report tells us that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.7% from a peak of 10% at the height of the Great Recession. But at the same time, only 63.2% of Americans 16 or older are participating ...

Self-made minority contractor brings jobs and hope to lower Northeast - Philly.com

April 12, 2014 - 2:03am

Philly.com

Self-made minority contractor brings jobs and hope to lower Northeast
Philly.com
Michael Brown, of Environmental Construction Services, is moving biz to the lower Northeast. Dan Geringer / Daily News Staff. Travel Deals. $799 -- Puerto Vallarta 4-Star, 6-Night Trip from Philly. Advertisement. See all travel deals » ...

SC4 event focusing on employment - Port Huron Times Herald

April 11, 2014 - 11:15pm

SC4 event focusing on employment
Port Huron Times Herald
More than 30 businesses will be looking for employees Wednesday at the St. Clair County Community College Career Fair. Jobs vary, but include manufacturing, sales and health care, said Kim Foxwell, an employment specialist at SC4's Career and ...

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Oshkosh Corp. cutting about 760 jobs to 'reshape our workforce' - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

April 11, 2014 - 9:12pm

WISN Milwaukee

Oshkosh Corp. cutting about 760 jobs to 'reshape our workforce'
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Heavy-duty trucks roll out of Oshkosh Corp.'s location near Oregon St. and Waukau Ave. in June 2013. By Rick Barrett of the Journal Sentinel. April 10, 2014. Tweet · Repost This. Email; Print. (292) Comments. Photo Gallery. Oshkosh Corp, cutting nearly ...
Oshkosh Corp. to slash 760 defense unit jobsMilwaukee Business Journal
Oshkosh Corp. to eliminate hundreds of jobsWISN Milwaukee

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