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Tunisian police fire tear gas at protesters demanding jobs - Reuters

January 12, 2017 - 12:58pm

Tunisian police fire tear gas at protesters demanding jobs
Reuters
TUNIS Tunisian police firing tear gas clashed on Thursday with hundreds of youths who tossed rocks and petrol bombs in protests over jobs and a lack of development in a town in the country's south, residents said. Six years after their revolt ousted ...

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On jobs, Trump is setting the bar biblically high - Washington Post

January 12, 2017 - 12:44pm

Washington Post

On jobs, Trump is setting the bar biblically high
Washington Post
Donald Trump's first news conference Wednesday since November's election contained a string of stunning statements from the president-elect. Regarding his tax returns, he said "you know, the only one that cares about my tax returns are the reporters.

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Update: Amazon to create more than 100000 full-time jobs in the next 18 months - MarketWatch

January 12, 2017 - 11:49am

Update: Amazon to create more than 100000 full-time jobs in the next 18 months
MarketWatch
Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, +1.83% said Thursday that it will create more than 100,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs across the U.S. over the next 18 months. The new additions will take the U.S. full-time workforce from 180,000 in 2016 to more than 280,000 by ...

Governor announces 500 jobs coming to DeKalb County - Atlanta Journal Constitution

January 12, 2017 - 10:54am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Governor announces 500 jobs coming to DeKalb County
Atlanta Journal Constitution
An Ireland-based cyber-security and payments industry firm is bringing 500 jobs to DeKalb County, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday. Sysnet Global Solutions intends to invest $2 million with the Brookhaven center, whose exact location wasn't revealed ...

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Of Course Amazon Destroys More Jobs Than It Creates, That's The Whole Darn Point - Forbes

January 12, 2017 - 10:42am

New York Times

Of Course Amazon Destroys More Jobs Than It Creates, That's The Whole Darn Point
Forbes
Amazon has announced that it's going to create another 100,000 jobs in the US over the next 18 months. That's 100,000 full time and full benefits jobs that is, not just temporary work driving a cart in a fulfillment centre. OK, that's fine, but there's ...
Amazon to Add 100000 Jobs as Bricks-and-Mortar Retail CrumblesNew York Times
Amazon is creating 100000 US jobs, but at what cost?USA TODAY
Amazon to create 100,000 full-time jobs in US - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
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Turning qualifications into jobs - The Economist

January 12, 2017 - 9:55am

The Economist

Turning qualifications into jobs
The Economist
UNIVERSITY EDUCATION IS designed to act as a slipway, launching students into the wider world in the expectation that the currents will guide them into a job. In practice, many people get stuck in the doldrums because employers demand evidence of ...

Amazon to create 100000 jobs, Apple's Hollywood ambitions, CVS to offer cheaper EpiPen alternative - Yahoo Finance

January 12, 2017 - 9:52am

Yahoo Finance

Amazon to create 100000 jobs, Apple's Hollywood ambitions, CVS to offer cheaper EpiPen alternative
Yahoo Finance
Here are some of the stocks the Yahoo Finance team will be watching for you today. Amazon (AMZN) said it plans to create more than 100,000 full-time jobs in the US over the next 18 months. The company said in a statement that the positions are for ...

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Amazon says it will create 100000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the US - Business Insider

January 12, 2017 - 9:37am

Business Insider

Amazon says it will create 100000 full-time, full-benefit jobs in the US
Business Insider
Get real time stock quotes, the latest commodities, currencies, funds, rates, ETFs data and more from over 100 global exchanges. GO NOW · Politics · Military & Defense · News · MEET THE NEW EXECUTIVE BRANCH: Here's who Trump has appointed to ...
Amazon Touts Plan to Create More Than 100000 Full-Time Jobs in USWall Street Journal
Amazon plans to create 100000 new full-time US jobs by mid-2018The Verge
Amazon says it will create 100000 full-time jobs in US by 2018USA TODAY
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Amazon says it will create 100000 jobs in US by 2018 - USA TODAY

January 12, 2017 - 8:20am

USA TODAY

Amazon says it will create 100000 jobs in US by 2018
USA TODAY
Amazon will create 100,000 full-time jobs in the United States with full benefits over the next 18 months, the tech giant announced in a statement Thursday. The company says the positions are for workers across the country and across all skill and ...
Amazon to create 100000 full-time jobs in USReuters
Amazon to Create More Than 100000 New, Full-Time, Full-Benefit Jobs across the U.S. over the Next 18 MonthsYahoo Finance
Amazon says it plans to create more than 100000 full-time jobs in AmericaBusiness Insider
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Health care giant officially opens new Duluth call center, vows 800 jobs - Atlanta Journal Constitution

January 12, 2017 - 7:53am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Health care giant officially opens new Duluth call center, vows 800 jobs
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Julie Miller-Phipps, president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia, speaks as Gov. Nathan Deal looks during a press conference to announce an expansion plan of Kaiser Permanente. The health care and coverage giant will create 800 jobs at a new ...
800 new jobs coming to Atlanta11alive.com

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The 10 most stressful jobs in America - CNBC

January 12, 2017 - 7:04am

CNBC

The 10 most stressful jobs in America
CNBC
If you hate stress, you may want to avoid a career in event coordination or public relations. That's according to a 2017 CareerCast report, which identified the most and least stressful jobs after analyzing 200 professions. The job search site ranked ...
These Are the 10 Most Stressful Jobs of 2017Glamour

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The jobs that really smart people avoid - The Washington Post - Washington Post

January 12, 2017 - 6:07am

Washington Post

The jobs that really smart people avoid - The Washington Post
Washington Post
Over the last 35 years, Wall Street grew into an outsize part of the American economy. The financial sector now accounts for one fifth of U.S. corporate profits, ...

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Ask an Analyst: Can Donald Trump Save America's High-Skill Jobs - U.S. News & World Report

January 12, 2017 - 5:06am

U.S. News & World Report

Ask an Analyst: Can Donald Trump Save America's High-Skill Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
Donald Trump has focused on reviving manufacturing jobs but hasn't talked about more skilled positions. Saving America's Jobs. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Saving America's Jobs. Donald Trump has focused on reviving ...

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Taiwan microchip giant to boost US jobs: company - Phys.Org

January 12, 2017 - 4:54am

Taiwan microchip giant to boost US jobs: company
Phys.Org
Microchip giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) says it will create more jobs in the United States as the firm posted record profits. Chairman Morris Chang said at the company's earnings conference on Thursday TSMC had already brought ...

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Teaching jobs for historians are down, but data suggest opportunities outside professoriate are on the rise - Inside Higher Ed

January 12, 2017 - 2:16am

Inside Higher Ed

Teaching jobs for historians are down, but data suggest opportunities outside professoriate are on the rise
Inside Higher Ed
Available jobs for history Ph.D.s are down, but so is the number of new Ph.D. recipients, suggesting a slight market correction, according to information released Wednesday by the American Historical Association. The growth in job opportunities outside ...

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2017's best cities for jobs - Employee Benefit News

January 11, 2017 - 8:41pm

Employee Benefit News

2017's best cities for jobs
Employee Benefit News
In order to determine the best job markets in the U.S., WalletHub analysts compared the 150 most populated cities across two key dimensions: “job market” and “socioeconomic environment.” The personal-finance website assigned heavier weight to the ...

PG&E chops 450 jobs in restructuring - The Mercury News

January 11, 2017 - 6:48pm

The Mercury News

PG&E chops 450 jobs in restructuring
The Mercury News
PG&E will slash hundreds of jobs in a wrenching restructuring that the company believes will enable it to operate more efficiently without reducing safety, the embattled utility said Wednesday. By George Avalos | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com |.

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Viacom's Bob Bakish To Stay Through 2019 In New Employment Deal - Deadline

January 11, 2017 - 4:49pm

Deadline

Viacom's Bob Bakish To Stay Through 2019 In New Employment Deal
Deadline
Viacom CEO Bob Bakish plans to stay in the job at least through the end of 2019, according to an employment contract reached last week and just disclosed in an SEC filing. And while the terms aren't as sweet as the ones Philippe Dauman enjoyed before ...

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Can Millennials In Corporate Jobs Achieve Work-Life Balance? - Forbes

January 11, 2017 - 4:18pm

Forbes

Can Millennials In Corporate Jobs Achieve Work-Life Balance?
Forbes
Depending on the industry, corporate jobs can be notorious for long hours, especially when you're a new employee. How can millennials try to achieve work-life balance while working hard to impress their bosses? Why Young People Want Better Work-Life ...

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HSHS cuts 85 jobs at four hospitals - Green Bay Press Gazette

January 11, 2017 - 4:13pm

Green Bay Press Gazette

HSHS cuts 85 jobs at four hospitals
Green Bay Press Gazette
GREEN BAY - Hospital Sisters Health System has cut 85 jobs at its four hospitals in northeastern Wisconsin and put a hold on new hires. The cuts equal about 2.3 percent of the organization's 3,500 employees in the region. A statement attributed to HSHS ...

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