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Bridging the employment gap - Lynchburg News and Advance

June 23, 2016 - 5:22am

Lynchburg News and Advance

Bridging the employment gap
Lynchburg News and Advance
Jevon Palmer practices driving a backhoe during a heavy machinery training program at Campbell County Technical Center on Wednesday. Photo by Jill Nance. Previous Next. LNA 06232016 CCTC heavy machinery 2. Nathan Overstreet practices driving ...

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Doctor has 5 Putnam jobs, plus private practice - The Journal News | LoHud.com

June 23, 2016 - 5:02am

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Doctor has 5 Putnam jobs, plus private practice
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Dr. Michael Nesheiwat acknowledges he has a problem saying, “No.” He's an elected Putnam County coroner. His second public job is coordinator of the three-man coroner's office. He's medical director at the Putnam County jail. In his fourth public ...

Error Message for Nigerians Trying to Apply for Government Jobs - Voice of America

June 23, 2016 - 4:50am

Voice of America

Error Message for Nigerians Trying to Apply for Government Jobs
Voice of America
June 23, 2016 5:37 AM. ABUJA—. Nigeria's government has launched a mass online recruitment drive to offer training and employment opportunities to young people. The initiative has been met with enthusiasm, and a fair bit of frustration from users ...

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Reports document social crisis US wages and jobs decline, inequality rises - World Socialist Web Site

June 23, 2016 - 12:23am

World Socialist Web Site

Reports document social crisis US wages and jobs decline, inequality rises
World Socialist Web Site
Two reports issued over the past week document the drastic worsening of the economic position of the American working class, and the consequent rapid rise in economic inequality. Men with a high school education now make barely 50 percent of the wages ...

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GE Power cutting 145 Knoxville jobs - Chattanooga Times Free Press

June 22, 2016 - 11:06pm

Chattanooga Times Free Press

GE Power cutting 145 Knoxville jobs
Chattanooga Times Free Press
GE Power, which announced plans Tuesday to eliminate 235 jobs at its Chattanooga manufacturing facilities, also will cut about 145 jobs in Knoxville. The company said Wednesday it's phasing out 85 jobs from its Environmental Control Systems operation, ...

Column: Where have all the good jobs gone? - Fredericksburg.com

June 22, 2016 - 10:02pm

Column: Where have all the good jobs gone?
Fredericksburg.com
THE GOOD jobs are disappearing. Those that predated the digital revolution are dropping away altogether or being replaced by low-paying service jobs and other less secure employment. These include part-time jobs, freelance contracting and gig ...

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Weyerhaeuser Company announced it will close its lumber and plywood facilities in Columbia Falls by August or ... - The Missoulian

June 22, 2016 - 6:59pm

The Missoulian

Weyerhaeuser Company announced it will close its lumber and plywood facilities in Columbia Falls by August or ...
The Missoulian
Weyerhaeuser Company announced it will close its lumber and plywood facilities in Columbia Falls by August or September eliminating about 100 jobs. prev. next. COLUMBIA FALLS – Four months after merging with Plum Creek Timber Company, ...
Weyerhaeuser to close all Columbia Falls lumber and plywood mills; 100 jobs affectedBillings Gazette

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Clinton enlivens NC rally with talk of minimum wage hike, jobs plan - Charlotte Observer

June 22, 2016 - 6:37pm

Charlotte Observer

Clinton enlivens NC rally with talk of minimum wage hike, jobs plan
Charlotte Observer
From left, Cheri Munger, Julianne Klein, and Heather Munger shot a selfie while Marguerite Levind and Ruth Herr observe as they all waited for access to the Hillary Clinton rally at the Exposition Center at the North Carolina Fairgrounds Wednesday ...

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200 jobs disappearing as C. Falls mills to close - Daily Inter Lake

June 22, 2016 - 6:20pm

Daily Inter Lake

200 jobs disappearing as C. Falls mills to close
Daily Inter Lake
A load of logs is moved at the Plum Creek Timber Co. yard in 2015. Weyerhaeuser, which took over Plum Creek earlier this year, is closing the lumber and plywood mills in Columbia Falls. (Aaric Bryan/Daily Inter Lake). Posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ...
Weyerhaeuser to close all Columbia Falls lumber and plywood mills; 100 jobs affectedThe Missoulian
Weyerhaeuser Company announced it will close its lumber and plywood facilities in Columbia Falls by August or ...Helena Independent Record

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Beaufort hopes to retain youth, add high-tech jobs in new initiative - WSAV-TV

June 22, 2016 - 5:22pm

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Beaufort hopes to retain youth, add high-tech jobs in new initiative
WSAV-TV
The City of Beaufort is losing its youth, as young people leave town to find jobs. To solve the problem, the city council is trying to help create more high-tech jobs to employ a younger workforce. On Tuesday night, the council voted for a partnership ...

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Richard K. Irish, author of self-help guides to employment, dies at 83 - Washington Post

June 22, 2016 - 4:54pm

Washington Post

Richard K. Irish, author of self-help guides to employment, dies at 83
Washington Post
Richard K. Irish, a Washington-area executive recruiter who wrote self-help guides on thriving in professional life, among them the popular 1973 volume “Go Hire Yourself an Employer,” died June 17 at his home in Marshall, Va. He was 83. The cause was ...

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Donald Trump wrongly claims there are many more part-time jobs because of health care law - PolitiFact

June 22, 2016 - 4:18pm

Donald Trump wrongly claims there are many more part-time jobs because of health care law
PolitiFact
Criticizing the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's signature health care law, remains a top talking point for Republicans. Donald Trump railed against the law at a June 18 rally in Phoenix, saying he would "terminate" the law completely ...

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HAECO to Create 400 New Jobs in Triad - TWC News

June 22, 2016 - 4:03pm

TWC News

HAECO to Create 400 New Jobs in Triad
TWC News
TRIAD- Its about to get a little more crowded at HAECO Americas in Greensboro. A new $32 million dollar investment is in the works. David Kelly, Vice President of Marketing and Strategy for the aviation company said the new hanger will help with heavy ...

Amazon delivers jobs to Jackson County - MyAJC

June 22, 2016 - 2:47pm

MyAJC

Amazon delivers jobs to Jackson County
MyAJC
Online giant Amazon plans a huge distribution center in Jackson County, on the northeast edge of metro Atlanta, that will employ more than 500 people. That will add to the more than 1,500 full-time employees Seattle-based Amazon currently has in ...

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National Guard training may result in new jobs in Fayette County - West Virginia MetroNews

June 22, 2016 - 2:42pm

West Virginia MetroNews

National Guard training may result in new jobs in Fayette County
West Virginia MetroNews
FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — The Urban Renewal Authority is hoping a $50,000 investment in Wolf Creek Park is going to lead to the creation of new businesses and new jobs in Fayette County. “The goal here is to create jobs,” Kelly Jo Drey, Fayette County ...

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The Latest: Clinton says nation needs better-paying jobs - Fox News

June 22, 2016 - 2:22pm

Fox News

The Latest: Clinton says nation needs better-paying jobs
Fox News
WASHINGTON – The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): ___. Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump is going after her personally because he doesn't have any answers on the substance of the campaign. Clinton says at a rally in Raleigh, ...
Hillary Clinton lays out major jobs plan for first 100 days in office – campaign liveThe Guardian

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Half of the Highest-Paying Jobs in America Now Require You to Know How to Code - Heat Street

June 22, 2016 - 2:12pm

Heat Street

Half of the Highest-Paying Jobs in America Now Require You to Know How to Code
Heat Street
If terms like SQL, Python and JavaScript aren't on your radar, employers may not be interested in hiring you. Roughly half of the jobs in the top income quartile — defined as those paying $57,000 or more per year — are in occupations that commonly ...

These Are the Best Part-Time Jobs You Can Do From Home - Money Magazine

June 22, 2016 - 12:58pm

Money Magazine

These Are the Best Part-Time Jobs You Can Do From Home
Money Magazine
A good part-time job that you can do from home and still make money? Sounds like a come-on from an Internet scammer. But such gigs do, in fact, exist. When online telecommuting jobs resource FlexJobs surveyed almost 1,100 parents, it found high demand ...

How the Marines' new physical standards for combat jobs weed out men and women - Washington Post

June 22, 2016 - 10:56am

Washington Post

How the Marines' new physical standards for combat jobs weed out men and women
Washington Post
The Marine Corps' new training regime, meant to emphasize gender-neutral standards for combat jobs, has weeded out 40 male recruits and all but one female recruit since the standards were put in place at the beginning of the year, according to ...

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Three Steve Jobs Stories That Fired Up LeBron James - Forbes

June 22, 2016 - 9:36am

Forbes

Three Steve Jobs Stories That Fired Up LeBron James
Forbes
LeBron James stands at 6-feet 8-inches and is one of the world's most gifted athletes, but when he needs a lift he turns to the power of words from one of the world's most gifted storytellers. The Cleveland Cavaliers had fallen behind the Golden State ...
How Steve Jobs helped LeBron James defeat Silicon Valley's favorite teamMashable

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