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Met Opera Cuts 22 Nonunion Jobs, Mainly Through Layoffs - New York Times

September 12, 2014 - 4:00pm

Wall Street Journal

Met Opera Cuts 22 Nonunion Jobs, Mainly Through Layoffs
New York Times
The Metropolitan Opera, which promised to match the pay cuts that its major unions agreed to last month with equivalent cuts to its nonunion payroll, said on Friday afternoon that it was eliminating 22 of its 254 administrative positions, mostly ...
Metropolitan Opera Eliminates Administrative JobsWall Street Journal

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Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kids - Today.com

September 12, 2014 - 1:51pm

Cult of Mac

Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kids
Today.com
He made screens as irresistible as candy to children, but it turns out Steve Jobs wasn't a fan of his own kids spending time glued to the electronic gadgets he invented. In a column published in The New York Times this week, titled "Steve Jobs Was a ...
Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech ParentHuffington Post
Fantasy keynote shows how Steve Jobs would have sold us on Apple WatchCult of Mac
Apple's Steve Jobs didn't let his children have iPads and limited their tech ...Daily Mail
Fast Company -The Independent
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The Most In-Demand (And Aging) Engineering Jobs - Forbes

September 12, 2014 - 10:57am

The Most In-Demand (And Aging) Engineering Jobs
Forbes
Not pre-med. Not business. Not computer science. The most popular college major choice for high school seniors surveyed by CareerBuilder—the majority of whom already have a career in mind—is engineering. We can debate how many of these students ...

The Worst Jobs for Your Health - U.S. News & World Report

September 12, 2014 - 9:43am

Music Times

The Worst Jobs for Your Health
U.S. News & World Report
These professionals perform important tasks in our society, but do so with physical and emotional risk. Construction workers assembling a steel frame. Your health could be at risk if you hold one of these occupations. By Jada A. Graves Sept. 12, 2014 ...
What The Worst Jobs Report Of The Year Really Tells Us [Dow Jones Industrial ...ETF Daily News
Music and Film Industries Drop More Than 30000 Jobs during 2014 According to ...Music Times

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Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech Parent - Huffington Post

September 12, 2014 - 8:27am

Cult of Mac

Steve Jobs Was A Low-Tech Parent
Huffington Post
Apple CEO Steve Jobs gestures to his audience during a keynote address to the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma) | ASSOCIATED PRESS. Share · Tweet. Email. Comment. Share on ...
Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kidsToday.com
Fantasy keynote shows how Steve Jobs would have sold us on Apple WatchCult of Mac
Apple's Steve Jobs didn't let his children have iPads and limited their tech ...Daily Mail
Fast Company -The Independent
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Employment Growth Is Strengthening - NOT!!! - NASDAQ

September 12, 2014 - 7:49am

Employment Growth Is Strengthening - NOT!!!
NASDAQ
The Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly Job's Situation is one of the most awaited reports. Pundits (including members of the Federal Reserve) talk about being in an employment strengthening cycle. The degree employment is strengthening or not depends ...

The Real Reason Jobs Are So Slow to Come Back - TIME

September 12, 2014 - 5:01am

The Real Reason Jobs Are So Slow to Come Back
TIME
It's not tax rates, or too much regulation, or college kids majoring in art history instead of computer science. This is a global slowdown. 140801_INV_Workforce_2. More. What's the Deal with America's Declining Workforce? Jobs growth has been ...

Australian Statistics Bureau Faces Credibility Test on Employment Data - Wall Street Journal (blog)

September 12, 2014 - 4:39am

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Australian Statistics Bureau Faces Credibility Test on Employment Data
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Australia's official employment data has gyrated in recent months, prompting economists to criticize the government's statistics bureau and question its role in important policy making. The latest data, released Thursday by the Australian Bureau of ...
Jobless rate falls to 6.1pc, new jobs surgeThe Australian Financial Review
Economists doubt employment figuresThe West Australian
A dose of reality with the jobs dataBusiness Spectator
Irish Times -Switzer Financial News -The Global Recruiter
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No Apple a day for Steve Jobs' children - who were not even allowed iPads - The Independent

September 12, 2014 - 1:38am

The Independent

No Apple a day for Steve Jobs' children - who were not even allowed iPads
The Independent
He may have been dubbed “the master evangelist of the digital age”, but even the late Steve Jobs worried about the effect that technology has on children. While he persuaded millions that Apple's chic but pricey gadgets were a must-buy, turning the ...
Steve Jobs wouldn't let his kids become iOS addictsCult of Mac
Steve Jobs might have been wrong about the iPad ... for kidsToday.com

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What Others Say: Jobs - Tallahassee.com

September 11, 2014 - 6:22pm

What Others Say: Jobs
Tallahassee.com
The Labor Department released Tuesday its latest monthly report on job openings and labor turnover, which is know by the acronym JOLTS. It informs us that there were 4.7 million job openings across the country at the end of July. But what it doesn't ...

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Colorado awards incentives with potential to lure 1404 jobs - The Denver Post

September 11, 2014 - 5:36pm

Colorado awards incentives with potential to lure 1404 jobs
The Denver Post
The Colorado Economic Development Commission on Thursday awarded $28 million of incentives to eight companies in an effort to bring 1,404 jobs and $235 million of capital investment to the state. It also approved a detailed agreement with Colorado ...

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Steve Jobs Was a Low-Tech Parent - New York Times

September 11, 2014 - 4:56pm

New York Times

Steve Jobs Was a Low-Tech Parent
New York Times
While some tech parents assign limits based on time, others are much stricter about what their children are allowed to do with screens. Credit Jonathan Nackstrand/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading ...

The 15 Highest-Paying Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree - TIME

September 11, 2014 - 12:48pm

The 15 Highest-Paying Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree
TIME
A bush plane performs take off in Alaska with Chugach Mountains in the Background. You don't need a college degree to make this your workplace. Chris Boswell—Alamy. Not every lucrative job demands years of study. For these, a high school diploma (and ...

11 jobs that need women ... and men - Deseret News

September 11, 2014 - 12:14pm

11 jobs that need women ... and men
Deseret News
Though the job market has been mostly split in recent years, men are starting to outpace women in getting new jobs, according to USA Today. The jobs report unveiled on Sept. 1 found that women hold about 45 percent of all new jobs in the last 12 months ...

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Trump Doral hotel hiring for 500 jobs - Sun Sentinel

September 11, 2014 - 11:52am

Trump Doral hotel hiring for 500 jobs
Sun Sentinel
The Trump National Doral Miami is looking to hire 500 new full time, part time and on-call workers. Interviews will be held at the hotel at 4400 NW 87th Ave., Doral. Positions range from management to hourly team members in roles varying from front ...

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A Great Plan To Destroy Teen Jobs - Forbes

September 11, 2014 - 10:04am

A Great Plan To Destroy Teen Jobs
Forbes
The protesters hit the streets again this week in major cities camping in front of fast food stores and demanding a rise in the minimum wage. We don't know how many of these agitators actually work at the minimum wage and how many are just community ...

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Five Below to move jobs from Delaware to New Jersey - The News Journal

September 11, 2014 - 9:56am

Five Below to move jobs from Delaware to New Jersey
The News Journal
The Five Below sells items including accessories, makeup and snacks. It has three retail locations in Delaware, all in New Castle County. (Photo: PAT CROWE II/Special to The News Journal ). 10 CONNECT 5 TWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE.

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Global jobs dilemma? Blame it on technology - CNBC

September 11, 2014 - 8:50am

Global jobs dilemma? Blame it on technology
CNBC
Technology is drastically narrowing the global labor market, the World Bank's chief economist told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin. "There is a tectonic shift taking place in the global labor market thanks to technology. Suddenly, the labor ...

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Accountant tops list of most underrated jobs - Birmingham Business Journal

September 11, 2014 - 8:28am

Business Insider

Accountant tops list of most underrated jobs
Birmingham Business Journal
Accountants topped the list of most underrated jobs, with an average annual salary of $63,550 and a projected hiring outlook of 13 percent. Ryan Phillips: Digital Producer- Birmingham Business Journal: Email. Some jobs are often misunderstood, whether ...
America's 10 Most Underrated JobsForbes
The 10 Most Underrated Jobs Of 2014Business Insider
The most overrated and underrated jobs of the yearW*USA 9

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Sorry, Obama Fans: Reagan Did Better on Jobs and Growth - Forbes

September 11, 2014 - 8:13am

Forbes

Sorry, Obama Fans: Reagan Did Better on Jobs and Growth
Forbes
Supporters of President Barack Obama, such as one of his campaign donors Robert Deitrick, an Ohio financial advisor often quoted in Forbes and elsewhere, insist that the Obama economy has been much more robust than Ronald Reagan's. Are they right?