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Steve Jobs used LSD and pot, but you can only play this marijuana-growing ... - VentureBeat

April 20, 2015 - 3:46pm

VentureBeat

Steve Jobs used LSD and pot, but you can only play this marijuana-growing ...
VentureBeat
Above: Here's a good way to spend your April 20, but you don't have that option if you're using an iPhone. Image Credit: East Side Games. April 20, 2015 1:45 PM Jeff Grubb · 0. Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity ...

Accuri Cytometers eliminating 45-50 jobs as it closes Ann Arbor-area office - MLive.com

April 20, 2015 - 3:43pm

MLive.com

Accuri Cytometers eliminating 45-50 jobs as it closes Ann Arbor-area office
MLive.com
The parent company of Accuri Cytometers will close the Scio Township facility by mid-2016. Between 45 to 50 employees will lose their jobs following the closure. (Alex McDougall | The Ann Arbor News). Print Email · Matt Durr | mattdurr@mlive.com By ...

Many Migrants Drawn by Jobs, Welfare in Northern Europe - ABC News

April 20, 2015 - 2:11pm

Many Migrants Drawn by Jobs, Welfare in Northern Europe
ABC News
For tens of thousands of migrants who survive the hazardous crossing of the Mediterranean, the journey often continues as they slip through cracks in Italy's border controls and head north. With Italy's unemployment at 13 percent, many new arrivals ...

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Free trade supports American jobs - The Hill (blog)

April 20, 2015 - 2:06pm

Free trade supports American jobs
The Hill (blog)
Congress – as has become the norm in recent years – faces grinding gridlock on dozens of issues today, but there's one issue that has a real chance at success in Congress that will create American jobs, support leadership of the U.S. technology ...

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Glassdoor ranks the 25 highest-paying jobs in the U.S. - Nashville Business Journal (blog)

April 20, 2015 - 1:55pm

Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Glassdoor ranks the 25 highest-paying jobs in the U.S.
Nashville Business Journal (blog)
When it comes to the best-paying jobs maybe mother does know best, as doctors and lawyers are among the 25 highest-earning positions in the U.S., according to a study by Glassdoor. The Mill Valley, Calif.-based website, which touts itself as "the world ...

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Fracking boom only creates jobs for women as prostitutes, maids: N.Y. activist - Washington Times

April 20, 2015 - 1:18pm

Fracking boom only creates jobs for women as prostitutes, maids: N.Y. activist
Washington Times
A key figure behind New York's statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing says that losing out on oil and gas jobs is no big deal because the industry only creates work for women as prostitutes and hotel maids. In an April 6 lecture at the University of ...

Business group sees thousands of U.S. jobs from Pacific trade deal - Business Insider

April 20, 2015 - 1:06pm

Business Insider

Business group sees thousands of U.S. jobs from Pacific trade deal
Business Insider
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The 12-nation Pacific trade pact would create nearly a quarter of a million U.S. jobs due to increased foreign investment in the United States, a business group estimated on Monday, in the first look at the deal's employment impact.

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Business group sees thousands of US jobs from Pacific trade deal - Reuters

April 20, 2015 - 1:06pm

Reuters

Business group sees thousands of US jobs from Pacific trade deal
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The 12-nation Pacific trade pact would create nearly a quarter of a million U.S. jobs due to increased foreign investment in the United States, a business group estimated on Monday, in the first look at the deal's employment impact.
Pacific Trade Agreement Is Nothing More Than a Jobs Killer for U.S.TheStreet.com

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Top 10 Cities For Grads To Get Jobs - Investopedia

April 20, 2015 - 11:48am

Top 10 Cities For Grads To Get Jobs
Investopedia
The end of the school year is rapidly approaching. Soon there will be millions of young adults hitting the streets with a fresh degree in their hands looking for a job. While there is a lot of talk in pop culture about how a degree doesn't help, and ...

Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobs - The CT Mirror

April 20, 2015 - 11:23am

Hartford Courant

Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobs
The CT Mirror
Connecticut gained an estimated 4,000 non-farm jobs in March, with the jobless rate remaining unchanged at 6.4 percent, according to a report released Monday by the state Department of Labor. The data showed civilian labor force growth for the 18th ...
State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department ReportsHartford Courant
Connecticut adds 4000 jobs in march but unemployment rate unchangedNew Haven Register
State added 4000 jobs in March; erases Feb. decline due to weatherWaterbury Republican American
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Tax Cuts Boost Jobs, Just Not When Targeted at Rich - Wall Street Journal (blog)

April 20, 2015 - 11:09am

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Tax Cuts Boost Jobs, Just Not When Targeted at Rich
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Tax cuts are an effective way to bolster a weak economy and create jobs—as long as they are targeted at the bottom 90% of income earners. That's according to a working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research that adds new ...

State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department Reports - Hartford Courant

April 20, 2015 - 11:08am

Hartford Courant

State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department Reports
Hartford Courant
HARTFORD — Connecticut employers added 4,000 jobs in March, a strong rebound from February, when the state's workforce shrank by thousands, the state Department of Labor said Monday. Connecticut has added 27,100 jobs in the past year. The state's ...
Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobsThe CT Mirror
Connecticut adds 4000 jobs in march but unemployment rate unchangedNew Haven Register
State added 4000 jobs in March; erases Feb. decline due to weatherWaterbury Republican American
theday.com -Greenfield Daily Reporter
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Healthcare: The Biggest Front In The Coming Jobs War - Forbes

April 20, 2015 - 10:15am

Forbes

Healthcare: The Biggest Front In The Coming Jobs War
Forbes
The Chairman of Gallup, Jim Clifton, made a strong case that we're in World War III in his book The Coming Jobs War. Just as the previous wars impacted which countries would lead the world in prosperity, the “war” we are in will dictate the communities ...

5 Strategy Lessons From Bill Gates, Andy Grove, And Steve Jobs - Forbes

April 20, 2015 - 9:35am

Forbes

5 Strategy Lessons From Bill Gates, Andy Grove, And Steve Jobs
Forbes
If there were a Mount Rushmore for technological innovation, Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs would be the faces looking outward. The longtime CEOs of Microsoft Microsoft, Intel Intel, and Apple Apple have done more than anyone to popularize the ...

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Work Resumes at Orascom Site, Laid Off Workers Still Looking for Jobs - WQAD.com

April 20, 2015 - 9:32am

WQAD.com

Work Resumes at Orascom Site, Laid Off Workers Still Looking for Jobs
WQAD.com
Construction work resumed at the Orascom construction site on Monday, April 20, 2015, but hundreds of AECOM-URS workers were still looking for new jobs at the project. On Friday, April 17, 2015, the workers found out they were temporarily being laid off.

Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs - KVUE

April 20, 2015 - 8:50am

KVUE

Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs
KVUE
A new report from Forbes shows that Austin is still leading the country in the technology-based jobs. Loading… Post to Facebook. Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs A new report from Forbes shows that Austin is still leading the country ...

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Portland's building boom leads development bureau to request 33 new jobs - OregonLive.com

April 20, 2015 - 8:36am

OregonLive.com

Portland's building boom leads development bureau to request 33 new jobs
OregonLive.com
Elshad Hajiyev looked out the office window in downtown Portland to the sight of massive construction cranes last week and smiled. "It makes us happy," Hajiyev, Portland's Bureau of Development Services finance manager said Friday. "Because there are ...

The potential for robots to perform human jobs - Phys.Org

April 20, 2015 - 7:30am

Phys.Org

The potential for robots to perform human jobs
Phys.Org
Here's a game to play over dinner. One person names a profession that they believe can't be taken over by a machine, and another person has to make a case why it's not so future-proof. We played this game on an upcoming episode of SBS's Insight on the ...

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Monday Morning Jobseeker - registered nurses, CNC programmers, software ... - MLive.com

April 20, 2015 - 6:58am

MLive.com

Monday Morning Jobseeker - registered nurses, CNC programmers, software ...
MLive.com
This file photo shows an employment application form on a table during a job fair. (Mike Groll). Print Email · Stephen Kloosterman | sklooste@mlive.com By Stephen Kloosterman | sklooste@mlive.com The Muskegon Chronicle Follow on Twitter on April 20 ...

In New Millennium, No Jobs for Millennials - Bloomberg View

April 20, 2015 - 6:03am

Bloomberg View

In New Millennium, No Jobs for Millennials
Bloomberg View
Young people bounce back from adversity faster than their elders, right? Not when it comes to American jobs. Six years after the U.S. economy began expanding from the worst recession since the Great Depression, people ages 25 to 34 are having a harder ...
In new millennium, no jobs open for millennialsPropertyCasualty360
Another View: In new millennium, no jobs open for millennialsKane County Chronicle

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