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Australia can have good jobs without sacrificing employment growth - The Guardian

February 10, 2016 - 8:31pm

Australia can have good jobs without sacrificing employment growth
The Guardian
The study found there was no trade-off between job quality and higher employment rates. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters. Contact author. @GrogsGamut. Wednesday 10 February 2016 20.12 EST Last modified on Wednesday 10 February 2016 21.31 EST.

GREEN JOBS: Solar employment rises - Press-Enterprise

February 10, 2016 - 6:17pm

OCRegister

GREEN JOBS: Solar employment rises
Press-Enterprise
In Los Angeles and Orange counties, more than one-third of the solar employees were women and minorities, according to the report. PAUL RODRIGUEZ , STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. Related article » ...
States See Robust Solar Job Growth, But Are Those Jobs Secure?Greentech Media
A bright outlook: Solar jobs jump 38 percent in 2015OCRegister
Report: N.C. ranks 9th for solar jobsCharlotte Observer
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Boeing says to cut commercial airplane jobs to reduce costs - Reuters

February 10, 2016 - 6:17pm

Reuters

Boeing says to cut commercial airplane jobs to reduce costs
Reuters
SEATTLE Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Wednesday it would cut jobs at its commercial airplane unit, addressing intense pressure to reduce costs and compete with Airbus (AIR.PA) even as the industry booms. Boeing and Airbus are turning out planes at record ...
Boeing looks to cut jobs to stay No. 1KING5.com
Boeing announces it is going to cut jobs in commercial airplane unit to drive down costsQ13 FOX
Boeing to cut jobs, starting with 'executives and managers first'Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)
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2 Indiana HVAC plants to close, costing 2100 jobs - Fox News

February 10, 2016 - 5:20pm

WISH-TV

2 Indiana HVAC plants to close, costing 2100 jobs
Fox News
INDIANAPOLIS – Two Indiana plants that make products for the heating, ventilating and air conditioning industry are shifting their manufacturing operations to Mexico in moves that will cost 2,100 workers their jobs, company officials announced Wednesday.
Carrier workers devastated after learning they'll soon lose their jobsWISH-TV
Carrier to relocate 1400 Indianapolis jobs to MexicoFox 59
HVAC Company, Carrier, Moves 1400 Jobs to Mexico from IndianapolisBreitbart News

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Carrier to move Indy unit to Mexico, cut 1400 jobs - Indianapolis Star

February 10, 2016 - 5:11pm

Indianapolis Star

Carrier to move Indy unit to Mexico, cut 1400 jobs
Indianapolis Star
Carrier is shuttering its manufacturing facility on Indianapolis' west side and moving its operation to Mexico, eliminating about 1,400 jobs during the next three years. The heating, ventilating and air-conditioning manufacturer announced Wednesday ...
2 Indiana HVAC plants to close, costing 2100 jobsFox News
Carrier workers devastated after learning they'll soon lose their jobsWISH-TV
Carrier to relocate 1400 Indianapolis jobs to MexicoFox 59
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Doubts raised over jobs plan for food stamp recipients - MyAJC

February 10, 2016 - 4:19pm

MyAJC

Doubts raised over jobs plan for food stamp recipients
MyAJC
The new rules apply in three counties so far – Cobb, Gwinnett and Hall – though state officials expect to expand that to other counties next year. Essentially, these recipients can receive food stamps for only three months in a three-year period ...

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Fewer Americans forced to relocate for jobs - WDTN

February 10, 2016 - 3:34pm

Fewer Americans forced to relocate for jobs
WDTN
DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – New jobs numbers out this week show fewer Americans are relocating for a job and that could be a sign of an improved economy. According to the data, in 2014 16 percent of job seekers say they had to relocate for their job… that ...

More high-paying jobs? In Cleveland? The news is good and bad. - cleveland.com

February 10, 2016 - 3:08pm

cleveland.com

More high-paying jobs? In Cleveland? The news is good and bad.
cleveland.com
Cleveland lost more than 40,000 jobs during the recession and gained only about 25,000 since the economy bottomed out in 2010. So why does the city report that income tax collections are higher than pre-recession levels? (Dave Andersen, cleveland.com).

Full video of Steve Jobs introducing his biggest product failure surfaces for the first time - BGR

February 10, 2016 - 2:30pm

BGR

Full video of Steve Jobs introducing his biggest product failure surfaces for the first time
BGR
The arc of Steve Jobs' career, and in particular his off and on-again relationship with Apple, is well established and widely known at this point. In brief, Jobs in 1985 worked at Apple and was growing increasingly frustrated by his diminished role and ...
Watch Steve Jobs Launch His Biggest Product FailureFortune
Entering the mind of an icon in 'Steve Jobs'The Japan Times

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States See Robust Solar Job Growth, But Are Those Jobs Secure? - Greentech Media

February 10, 2016 - 1:45pm

Charlotte Observer

States See Robust Solar Job Growth, But Are Those Jobs Secure?
Greentech Media
The state of California surpassed 75,000 jobs in the solar sector last year, growing 38 percent over the previous year and dramatically exceeding all other states in the country. According to The Solar Foundation's 2015 State Census, released today ...
Report: N.C. ranks 9th for solar jobsCharlotte Observer
3 THINGS TO KNOW: Florida in other states' shadows as solar jobs shinePalm Beach Post
Orange County solar jobs top 6000 in 2015, fourth in the stateOCRegister
CBS Local -KQED -Hartford Courant
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Florida adds 17900 private sector jobs in January - Tampabay.com

February 10, 2016 - 1:34pm

Sun Sentinel

Florida adds 17900 private sector jobs in January
Tampabay.com
Florida's private employers added 17,900 jobs in January — an increase of 3,900 jobs compared to the same month in 2015. The state added the largest number of private sector jobs (3,800) in trade, transportation and utilities, a category that also ...
Florida adds 17900 jobs in JanuarySun Sentinel
Small Business Jobs Up in January, According to ADP ReportSmall Business Trends

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UTEC leaving Huntington for Mexico at cost of 700 jobs - WANE

February 10, 2016 - 1:01pm

wlfi.com

UTEC leaving Huntington for Mexico at cost of 700 jobs
WANE
Several employees have contacted NewsChannel 15 about the move. The company confirmed that 700 jobs will be lost. Selected highlights from the State of the City address. February 10, 2016. Health commissioner talks needs to treat drug addiction.
UTEC leaving Huntington, 700 jobs to be lostwlfi.com
Huntington employer to cut 700 jobsFort Wayne Journal Gazette

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Watch Steve Jobs Launch His Biggest Product Failure - Fortune

February 10, 2016 - 12:31pm

Fortune

Watch Steve Jobs Launch His Biggest Product Failure
Fortune
A long-lost videotape has turned up on YouTube. Until the video below was discovered by researchers working on Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs, the only known recording of Jobs from his NeXT years was a PBS documentary called The Entrepreneurs that ...
Full video of Steve Jobs introducing his biggest product failure surfaces for the first timeBGR
Entering the mind of an icon in 'Steve Jobs'The Japan Times

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5 Best and Worst Jobs at Walmart - Huffington Post

February 10, 2016 - 12:00pm

Huffington Post

5 Best and Worst Jobs at Walmart
Huffington Post
Walmart, the largest private employer in the country, has a reputation as a terrible place to work, and is often targeted by activists for its low wages and unfair labor practices. Although some of these claims have merit (for example, sales associates ...

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Report: N.C. ranks 9th for solar jobs - Charlotte Observer

February 10, 2016 - 11:37am

Charlotte Observer

Report: N.C. ranks 9th for solar jobs
Charlotte Observer
Solar panels soak in the sunlight in Vermont, where a commitment to renewable energy has created a job-producing boom. Wilson Ring AP. i. Solar panels soak in the sunlight in Vermont, where a commitment to renewable energy has created a ...
States See Robust Solar Job Growth, But Are Those Jobs Secure?Greentech Media
3 THINGS TO KNOWFlorida in other states' shadows as solar jobs shinePalm Beach Post
California's Solar Industry Adds 21000 Jobs, Now Tops 75000 WorkersKQED
SiliconBeat -The Desert Sun -Hartford Courant
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Cameroon: Creating jobs to counter Boko Haram recruitement - Deutsche Welle

February 10, 2016 - 11:37am

Deutsche Welle

Cameroon: Creating jobs to counter Boko Haram recruitement
Deutsche Welle
An IT training center and new job opportunities. IT specialist Wakil Idi believes that that will help in the fight against Boko Haram. After all, he says, the recruiters prey on the unemployed youths. Over 200 youngsters have attained basic computer ...

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University Under Fire After Terminating Professors Who Spoke Out Against Administration - ThinkProgress

February 10, 2016 - 11:28am

University Under Fire After Terminating Professors Who Spoke Out Against Administration
ThinkProgress
Two Mount St. Mary's University professors were terminated on Monday, without severance. The professors' termination comes on the heels of their public criticism of the new university president's controversial plan to reduce the student dropout rate.

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Manufacturing plant to create 50 new jobs in Henrico - wtvr.com

February 10, 2016 - 10:10am

wtvr.com

Manufacturing plant to create 50 new jobs in Henrico
wtvr.com
RICHMOND, Va. — A European company plans to open a manufacturing plant in eastern Henrico creating 50 jobs, the governor's office announced. Polykon Manufacturing LLC, a joint venture between Seppic, Inc. and Schülke Inc., will spend $60 million to ...
McAuliffe: 50 new jobs coming to Henrico CountyWRIC

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Small Business Jobs Up in January, According to ADP Report - Small Business Trends

February 10, 2016 - 9:30am

Small Business Trends

Small Business Jobs Up in January, According to ADP Report
Small Business Trends
According to a monthly Small Business Report by human resources management solutions provider ADP, in collaboration with Moody's Analytics, small businesses with 1-49 employees created 79,000 jobs in January. The study found very small enterprises ...
Florida adds 17900 jobs in JanuarySun Sentinel

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Florida adds 17900 jobs in January - Sun Sentinel

February 10, 2016 - 8:51am

Sun Sentinel

Florida adds 17900 jobs in January
Sun Sentinel
Florida's private employers added 17,900 jobs in January — an increase of 3,900 jobs compared to the same month a year ago, according to ADP's regional employment report. The state added the largest number of jobs – 3,800 -- in trade, transportation ...
Small Business Jobs Up in January, According to ADP ReportSmall Business Trends
Florida adds nearly 18K jobs in January, third-best in nationFlorida Politics (blog)

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