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ING to Cut 1700 Jobs and Invest $248 Million in Digital Push - New York Times

November 25, 2014 - 6:51am

New York Times

ING to Cut 1700 Jobs and Invest $248 Million in Digital Push
New York Times
Email; Share; Tweet; Save; More. Photo. ING Group's offices in Amsterdam.Credit Michael Kooren/Reuters. LONDON — The Dutch financial services company ING Group said on Tuesday that it would cut 1,700 jobs in the Netherlands and invest 200 million ...

Louisiana employment continues to set records - WWL First News

November 25, 2014 - 6:41am

WWL First News

Louisiana employment continues to set records
WWL First News
Louisiana Workforce Commission Executive Director Curt Eysink says total nonfarm employment in Louisiana reached 1,988,900 in October, which is a new record high. "We have more jobs than ever before, more people working than ever before, and the ...

Pope to Europe: Accept Immigrants, Create Jobs - ABC News

November 25, 2014 - 5:02am

ABC News

Pope to Europe: Accept Immigrants, Create Jobs
ABC News
Pope Francis sought Thursday to inspire an old and "haggard" Europe to find its vigor and greatness once again, urging European governments to welcome migrants, care for the elderly and create jobs for the unemployed. Francis outlined his vision for ...

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Mass. adds approximately 1200 jobs in October - Daily Free Press (subscription)

November 25, 2014 - 3:39am

Daily Free Press (subscription)

Mass. adds approximately 1200 jobs in October
Daily Free Press (subscription)
An estimated 1,200 jobs were added in the month of October, however, the unemployment rate remains at 6 percent, according to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS ...
Unleashing our jobs potentialWorcester Telegram

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ING Plans to Cut 1700 Dutch Jobs After Repaying Bailout - Bloomberg

November 25, 2014 - 3:14am

ING Plans to Cut 1700 Dutch Jobs After Repaying Bailout
Bloomberg
ING Groep NV (INGA), the Dutch bank that repaid a bailout earlier this month, plans to cut 1,700 jobs to simplify and automate systems and processes in its home market. The bank will book a pretax redundancy provision of 320 million euros ($398 million ...

Tyler area employment rate increases - Tyler Morning Telegraph

November 25, 2014 - 12:03am

Tyler area employment rate increases
Tyler Morning Telegraph
The Tyler area saw an employment rate of 95.1 in October, up slightly from the month before. The local employment rate last month was an increase from the 94.3 percent experienced here in September, and a hike from the 93.6 percent rate a year ago, ...

Steve Jobs Movie Picked Up by Universal - Variety

November 24, 2014 - 10:18pm

Variety

Steve Jobs Movie Picked Up by Universal
Variety
Universal Studios has picked up the Steve Jobs movie project, less than a week after Sony put the high-profile feature into turnaround. Producers recently set Michael Fassbender to star as the late Apple mogul after Christian Bale dropped out. Seth ...
Universal Studios takes over Steve Jobs biopic, Michael Fassbender to starApple Insider
Universal Studios Picks Up Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie, Michael ...Mac Rumors
Universal Studios Buys Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie From Sony For A ...TechCrunch
Hollywood Reporter -Uproxx
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Universal Studios Buys Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie From Sony For A ... - TechCrunch

November 24, 2014 - 10:05pm

TechCrunch

Universal Studios Buys Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie From Sony For A ...
TechCrunch
Aaron Sorkin's much-anticipated Steve Jobs movie is now a Universal Pictures project, after the studio stepped in take over from Sony Pictures which ended its two-year development of the title this month. The Hollywood Reporter got confirmation of the ...

Universal Studios Picks Up Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie, Michael ... - Mac Rumors

November 24, 2014 - 9:46pm

Universal Studios Picks Up Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie, Michael ...
Mac Rumors
Just under a week after Sony Pictures dropped the Aaron Sorkin-penned Steve Jobs movie, Universal Studios has picked it up, according to The Wrap. X-Men: First Class star Michael Fassbender is also now attached to star as Jobs. universalstudios.

Depression hits women in top jobs harder than men, study says - USA TODAY

November 24, 2014 - 9:32pm

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Depression hits women in top jobs harder than men, study says
USA TODAY
Depression symptoms among women increase as they climb the workplace ladder, whereas, for men they generally decrease, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin. "Our study certainly emphasizes broader societal factors and cultural ...
Jobs With High Power and Responsibilities Make Women More DepressedVoice Chronicle

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Baton Rouge Area Chamber predicts employment increase for 2015 - LSU The Reveille

November 24, 2014 - 5:44pm

LSU The Reveille

Baton Rouge Area Chamber predicts employment increase for 2015
LSU The Reveille
Students graduating in the next few semesters may find a growing number of job opportunities available in the Baton Rouge area. During the Nov. 18 Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week breakfast, the Baton Rouge Area Chamber released its annual ...

The jobs gap: Skilled positions sit empty - ABC Newspapers

November 24, 2014 - 3:27pm

The jobs gap: Skilled positions sit empty
ABC Newspapers
Editor's Note: Chuck Drury has indicated this will be his final column for the Anoka County UnionHerald. We want to sincerely thank him for his many years of contributions to this newspaper. They will certainly be missed. The Project For Student Debt ...

The Best Jobs for Your Brain - Yahoo Health

November 24, 2014 - 2:47pm

Yahoo Health

The Best Jobs for Your Brain
Yahoo Health
When it comes to keeping your mind sharp well into old age, some job choices are better than others. (Photo by Getty Images). How did you choose your career? In a recent LinkedIn survey, the majority of people, 56 percent, said the reputation of a ...

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The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In America - Business Insider

November 24, 2014 - 2:31pm

Business Insider

The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In America
Business Insider
That's right: On average, those sporting scrubs and stethoscopes bring home fatter paychecks than those donning suits and ties, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey. The survey, which ...

The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In America - Business Insider

November 24, 2014 - 2:31pm

The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In America
Business Insider
NFL Teams Have Been Trying To Hire An Ex-Oregon Coach To Tell Them How... The NBA World Has Never Seen Anything Like Anthony Davis · Giants Rookie Made What Is Being Called The Greatest Catch Ever · The Carolina Panthers Paid Their Star ...

Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment - Mississippi News Now

November 24, 2014 - 2:14pm

Frustrations mount for marijuana card holders seeking employment
Mississippi News Now
Some of those people are saying they can't get a job because of that card and that Arizona employers might be breaking the law. CBS5 spoke to a young man who preferred to remain anonymous. We will refer to him throughout this story as "Kip." "You ...

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More C. Oregon jobs, but jobless rates still stalled - KTVZ

November 24, 2014 - 2:07pm

KTVZ

More C. Oregon jobs, but jobless rates still stalled
KTVZ
Unemployment levels across the High Desert continue to show little improvement, although all three counties added jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in October., the Oregon Employment Department reported Monday.

Jobs Boom in Cities Where People Obsessively Network - Businessweek

November 24, 2014 - 2:03pm

Businessweek

Jobs Boom in Cities Where People Obsessively Network
Businessweek
Jobs were added to the economy fastest in cities where LinkedIn (LNKD) users have dense webs of connections, a new study finds. From 2010 to 2014, the “most-connected metro regions had more than double the job growth of the least-connected metro ...

Jobs: Visualizing Recovery, State By State - Wall Street Journal (blog)

November 24, 2014 - 1:46pm

Jobs: Visualizing Recovery, State By State
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The most recent state-by-state unemployment figures, released Friday, show positive news in many states. The data from the Labor Department indicate, for example, that 15 states in October had unemployment rates lower than 5%, a few of them at or ...

Jobs Council asks state for $70 million - Albuquerque Business First

November 24, 2014 - 11:14am

Albuquerque Business First

Jobs Council asks state for $70 million
Albuquerque Business First
The Jobs Council is asking the state for $70 million to help spur job growth in the state. Andy Beale: Digital Producer- Albuquerque Business First: Email. The Jobs Council, a group of Democratic and Republican legislators as well as cabinet ...

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