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State revokes tax credits after W.W. Grainger cuts, outsources jobs - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

May 3, 2016 - 5:46pm

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

State revokes tax credits after W.W. Grainger cuts, outsources jobs
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
WEDC to get $50K back after Illinois-based co. did not create jobs, sent some to Panama. Author: By Cara Lombardo, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism. Published On: May 03 2016 05:35:53 PM CDT. Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. Print ...

Scott trip creates headlines, but how many jobs? - Orlando Sentinel

May 3, 2016 - 5:24pm

Orlando Sentinel

Scott trip creates headlines, but how many jobs?
Orlando Sentinel
As Gov. Rick Scott traverses California this week in search of companies to move to Florida, he has annoyed Golden State's Gov. Jerry Brown. As Gov. Rick Scott traverses California this week in search of companies to move to Florida, he has annoyed ...
Will California really lose 700000 jobs because of $15 minimum wage?89.3 KPCC
California Dreamin': Why Florida wants to take jobs from the Golden StateCNBC

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Prosper Marketplace to Cut Jobs and Shuffle Executives - Wall Street Journal

May 3, 2016 - 3:55pm

Wall Street Journal

Prosper Marketplace to Cut Jobs and Shuffle Executives
Wall Street Journal
Prosper Marketplace Inc., one of the biggest upstart online consumer lenders, is cutting about 28% of its staff and shuffling executives as it aims to cope with a decline in loan volume. The San Francisco company plans to close a Utah office dedicated ...

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Small business jobs signal good things for Friday's payrolls report - Yahoo Finance

May 3, 2016 - 3:18pm

Yahoo Finance

Small business jobs signal good things for Friday's payrolls report
Yahoo Finance
Martin Mucci, president and CEO of Paychex, says small businesses are sensitive to changes in overtime rules and minimum wage rates. 2.. Yahoo Finance Exclusive with Jamie Dimon. 8:40. Now watching Up next. Yahoo Finance Exclusive with Jamie ...
Paychex Sees Steady Increase in Small Business Employment in 2016Accounting Today
Jobs Index Shows Slow, Steady GrowthWXXI News
Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index Shows Steady Employment GrowthBusiness Wire (press release)

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The Guardian view on graduates and employment: degrees but not destinations - The Guardian

May 3, 2016 - 1:45pm

The Guardian

The Guardian view on graduates and employment: degrees but not destinations
The Guardian
Swingeing fee increases have not interrupted the breathtaking growth of the British university industry. But there is a depressing mismatch between the burgeoning graduate population and limited openings in real graduate jobs. University graduates. 'It ...

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Training program for those with autism often results in low-paying jobs: Study - UPI.com

May 3, 2016 - 1:19pm

UPI.com

Training program for those with autism often results in low-paying jobs: Study
UPI.com
TUESDAY, May 3, 2016 -- While a U.S. government-funded job training program for people with autism has a high success rate, many who get jobs earn well below the federal poverty line, a new study finds. "We found that over half of the people with ...
Voc Rehab Often Leads To Low-Paying Jobs For Those With AutismDisability Scoop

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Paychex Sees Steady Increase in Small Business Employment in 2016 - Accounting Today

May 3, 2016 - 1:14pm

Yahoo Finance

Paychex Sees Steady Increase in Small Business Employment in 2016
Accounting Today
Paychex reported a modest increase in small business employment in April for the fourth consecutive month. The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index, which the payroll giant compiles with the research firm IHS, ticked up modestly in April, increasing ...
Small business jobs signal good things for Friday's payrolls reportYahoo Finance
Jobs Index Shows Slow, Steady GrowthWXXI News
Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index Shows Steady Employment GrowthBusiness Wire (press release)

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Zulily hiring locally: How many jobs, what they pay and how to get them - lehighvalleylive.com

May 3, 2016 - 12:50pm

lehighvalleylive.com

Zulily hiring locally: How many jobs, what they pay and how to get them
lehighvalleylive.com
Zulily describes itself as "a retailer obsessed with bringing moms special finds every day -- all at incredible prices" featuring "an always-fresh curated collection for the whole family, including clothing, home decor, toys, gifts and more." (Courtesy ...

Americans with these types of jobs retire early - MarketWatch

May 3, 2016 - 12:34pm

MarketWatch

Americans with these types of jobs retire early
MarketWatch
You may be able to blame your employer for retiring well before you'd planned to. Nearly six in 10 people in their 50s say they are either planning to work past age 65 or never plan to retire, according to a survey of more than 4,500 people released by ...

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Wash. Post: College Debt Forces Students To Take Jobs “Without Long-Term Prospects” - Media Matters for America (blog)

May 3, 2016 - 12:28pm

Media Matters for America (blog)

Wash. Post: College Debt Forces Students To Take Jobs “Without Long-Term Prospects”
Media Matters for America (blog)
The Washington Post reported on the economic prospects of the Class of 2016, saying that while the economy has improved, wages are still down for recent graduates, and the mounting debt thrust onto students forces many to take jobs with poor ...

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4 U.S. governors on jobs: Not enough workers - CNNMoney

May 3, 2016 - 11:58am

CNNMoney

4 U.S. governors on jobs: Not enough workers
CNNMoney
America's governors -- one a former presidential candidate -- share at least one major concern: lack of skilled workers to do the job. "My number one problem in my state is workforce," Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin said at the Milken Global ...

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La Vergne lands 120 white-collar jobs - The Daily News Journal

May 3, 2016 - 11:31am

The Daily News Journal

La Vergne lands 120 white-collar jobs
The Daily News Journal
LA VERGNE — A Texas-based company will bring 120 white-collar jobs to Rutherford County, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced Tuesday morning. “These are the types of jobs we are looking for,” said Brian Hercules, vice president of economic ...

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Where People Hate Their Jobs Most, According To Twitter - Bustle

May 3, 2016 - 11:20am

Bustle

Where People Hate Their Jobs Most, According To Twitter
Bustle
Where you live might play a part in how you feel about your job — or, at least, how you talk about it on social media. Hloom, a provider of free Microsoft templates, scoured Twitter for comments about job satisfaction in order to determine where ...

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Fact Check: Hillary Clinton And Coal Jobs - NPR

May 3, 2016 - 11:11am

NPR

Fact Check: Hillary Clinton And Coal Jobs
NPR
Hillary Clinton, who's campaigning in Appalachia this week, was confronted Monday by an out-of-work coal miner. At a roundtable discussion in West Virginia, Bo Copley asked Clinton, "How you can say you're going to put a lot of coal miners out of jobs ...

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Why must liberals always be satisfied with saying, “the jobs aren't coming back?” - Hot Air

May 3, 2016 - 11:01am

Why must liberals always be satisfied with saying, “the jobs aren't coming back?”
Hot Air
One of the more frustrating aspects of what passes for economic analysis these days is the accepted principle that the old days are gone and “the good jobs aren't coming back.” We're talking, of course, about manufacturing jobs which were the mainstay ...

Dollar Reverses Losses as Oil Sinks, Jobs Loom - Wall Street Journal

May 3, 2016 - 10:35am

Wall Street Journal

Dollar Reverses Losses as Oil Sinks, Jobs Loom
Wall Street Journal
The dollar reversed losses Tuesday after hitting multimonth lows against the euro and the yen, as investors took profits on bets against the U.S. currency. The Wall Street Journal Dollar Index, which measures the greenback against a basket of 16 ...

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Is Europe's jobs crisis over? - CNNMoney

May 3, 2016 - 8:57am

CNNMoney

Is Europe's jobs crisis over?
CNNMoney
Unemployment in the eurozone should fall back below 10% next year for the first time since 2009, the European Commission said in its latest economic forecast. The number of people out of work in the 19 countries that use the euro has fallen by 2.9 ...

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Indiana data system fusing education, jobs needs state funding to continue - Chalkbeat Indiana

May 3, 2016 - 7:41am

Chalkbeat Indiana

Indiana data system fusing education, jobs needs state funding to continue
Chalkbeat Indiana
The “Indiana Network of Knowledge” — called INK — aims to merge reams of data from different state agencies to give Hoosiers a better sense of the connections between schools and the workforce. Once it's up and running, it might be possible, for ...

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5 Amazing LEGO Jobs Currently Open - Atlas Obscura

May 3, 2016 - 7:07am

Atlas Obscura

5 Amazing LEGO Jobs Currently Open
Atlas Obscura
If you're tired of your day job, there are hundreds of careers available with LEGO. by Eric Grundhauser. May 03, 2016. Email This Article. From. To. Please separate multiple addresses with commas. We won't share addresses with third parties. Subscribe ...

Graduate Employment figures on the increase - Newstalk 106-108 fm

May 3, 2016 - 6:38am

Newstalk 106-108 fm

Graduate Employment figures on the increase
Newstalk 106-108 fm
The percentage of honours graduates in employment has risen to its highest level in decades, according to a report published by the Higher Education Authority (HEA). These latest findings are contained in the annual What do graduates do? report and ...
Fewer graduates emigrating as employment levels riseUTV Ireland

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