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Bank jobs and branches in decline - Marketplace.org

May 26, 2016 - 6:25am

Bank jobs and branches in decline
Marketplace.org
A report from analysts at Citigroup finds that banking may not be such a great field to go into in the future. The report predicts that there will be approximately 800,000 fewer bank jobs in the U.S. by 2025, while the decline in Europe will be ...

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Logistics company moving Downtown, will create 75 jobs - Indianapolis Star

May 26, 2016 - 6:07am

Indianapolis Star

Logistics company moving Downtown, will create 75 jobs
Indianapolis Star
A northwest-side logistics company that was named one of IndyStar's Top Workplaces last month will move to a new location near Downtown and add 75 new jobs. FitzMark Inc. bought the former Cannon IV headquarters at 950 Dorman St. last week with ...

Ohio cities fill Glassdoor's 'Best Cities for Jobs' list - Dayton Business Journal (blog)

May 26, 2016 - 5:26am

Ohio cities fill Glassdoor's 'Best Cities for Jobs' list
Dayton Business Journal (blog)
Online jobs and recruiting company Glassdoor has released its list of the top 25 cities/areas in the country that are good for jobs. And cities across Ohio ranked well, showcasing economic growth across Ohio. Online jobs and recruiting company ...

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New study claims military spouses struggle to find jobs - NBC4i.com

May 26, 2016 - 3:47am

NBC4i.com

New study claims military spouses struggle to find jobs
NBC4i.com
A recent study claims up to 42 percent of military spouses are jobless, compared to the civilian unemployment rate of 25 percent. “It is more difficult to find a job especially if you are in the military,” said military spouse Alicia Nance. Anywhere ...

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EU Referendum: Record number of migrants arrive in UK without jobs, as Boris Johnson accuses David Cameron of ... - Telegraph.co.uk

May 26, 2016 - 3:40am

Telegraph.co.uk

EU Referendum: Record number of migrants arrive in UK without jobs, as Boris Johnson accuses David Cameron of ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Responding to the latest ONS figures, Jacqui Smith, the former Labour Home Secretary, said: "The latest figures show over 250,000 EU nationals work in our public services, so let's not throw the baby out with the bath water. "We can have a fair ...

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Modi Still Popular After Two Years, Though India Jobs a Concern - Bloomberg

May 26, 2016 - 1:54am

Bloomberg

Modi Still Popular After Two Years, Though India Jobs a Concern
Bloomberg
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal approval rating remains high as he completes two years in office on Thursday even though job creation is seen as a major shortfall, according to surveys released this week. About 62 percent of urban ...

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What Governments Can Do When Robots Take Our Jobs - Fortune

May 26, 2016 - 12:00am

Fortune

What Governments Can Do When Robots Take Our Jobs
Fortune
Machines are rising. One key fact of economic life is that most people who don't work in capitalist societies don't make any money. Some social and economic policy wonks have argued, then, that as automation improves our productivity we can afford to ...

Bob vs Bernie...Disney chief blasts Sanders: How many jobs have you created? - CNBC

May 25, 2016 - 8:54pm

CNBC

Bob vs Bernie...Disney chief blasts Sanders: How many jobs have you created?
CNBC
Walt Disney chief executive Bob Iger has shot back at Bernie Sanders after the presidential candidate attacked the theme park and movie company on Tuesday over worker pay and conditions, The Wrap reports. In a private Facebook post seen by The Wrap, ...
Disney's Iger blasts Sanders: How many jobs have you created?Washington Times
Bob Iger fires back at Bernie Sanders: 'How many jobs have you created?'CNNMoney
Disney CEO responds to criticism from Bernie Sanders: 'How many jobs have you created?'The Week Magazine

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Mary Kay sales consultant's retirement payments subject to self-employment tax - Journal of Accountancy

May 25, 2016 - 8:06pm

Mary Kay sales consultant's retirement payments subject to self-employment tax
Journal of Accountancy
The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals held, in a case of first impression, that payments a retired Mary Kay cosmetics sales consultant received under a retirement program set up for the company's most successful salespeople were earnings subject to ...

Microsoft to cut 1850 jobs at struggling former Nokia smartphone unit - The Guardian

May 25, 2016 - 7:40pm

The Guardian

Microsoft to cut 1850 jobs at struggling former Nokia smartphone unit
The Guardian
Microsoft's attempt to use its $7.2bn purchase of Nokia to get a slice of the lucrative smartphone market appears to have ended in failure. Photograph: LEHTIKUVA/Reuters. Reuters. Wednesday 25 May 2016 20.40 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...
Microsoft to cut 1850 jobs at struggling smartphone unitReuters
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SCS students seek employment after high school - wreg.com

May 25, 2016 - 7:17pm

wreg.com

SCS students seek employment after high school
wreg.com
A large number of them, like Lawrence Chatman's daughter, will head straight to work once they have their diplomas in hand. "She's been trying to find jobs, it's been kind of hard for her," he said. Chatman told us his daughter was forced to go into ...

Remaining in the EU will DESTROY British jobs, warns Tory MP David Davis - Express.co.uk

May 25, 2016 - 7:01pm

Express.co.uk

Remaining in the EU will DESTROY British jobs, warns Tory MP David Davis
Express.co.uk
SENIOR Tory MP David Davis will warn Thursday that staying in the EU will destroy jobs in Britain. By David Maddox. PUBLISHED: 00:01, Thu, May 26, 2016 | UPDATED: 07:31, Thu, May 26, 2016. Tory MP David Davis and woman weeping GETTY. Mr Davis ...

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Non-profit looking to help teens land summer jobs - KTRK-TV

May 25, 2016 - 5:43pm

KTRK-TV

Non-profit looking to help teens land summer jobs
KTRK-TV
As the school year ended for Houston ISD students, some numbers emerged about summer jobs that aren't that encouraging. Houston's job growth has started to slow as the energy sector continues to downsize, off its record highs from two years ago.

Microsoft to cut 1850 jobs at struggling smartphone unit - Reuters

May 25, 2016 - 4:25pm

Reuters

Microsoft to cut 1850 jobs at struggling smartphone unit
Reuters
HELSINKI/SAN FRANCISCO Microsoft Corp announced more big cuts to its smartphone business on Wednesday, just two years after it bought handset maker Nokia in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
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The Top Entry-Level Jobs And Industries In 2016 - Forbes

May 25, 2016 - 3:44pm

Forbes

The Top Entry-Level Jobs And Industries In 2016
Forbes
As we start out in our careers, most of us have a general idea of what kind of job we'd ideally like to have. Whether we've looked around and found someone else to emulate or simply have an ambition to pursue a certain field or industry position, there ...

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Green jobs grow as oil employment falls - Financial Times

May 25, 2016 - 3:28pm

Financial Times

Green jobs grow as oil employment falls
Financial Times
The number of jobs in the global renewable energy industry grew by 5 per cent last year, in stark contrast to the steep losses suffered by the oil and gas sector. Solar, wind and other clean energy companies employed 8.1m people worldwide in 2015, up ...
5% Growth in Renewable Jobs During 2015CleanTechnica
Global clean energy employment rose 5% in 2015, figures showThe Guardian
Energy jobs falling, but renewables see workforce grow to 8M: StudyCNBC

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Tata Steel UK: David Cameron urges caution on jobs deal - The Guardian

May 25, 2016 - 2:18pm

The Guardian

Tata Steel UK: David Cameron urges caution on jobs deal
The Guardian
David Cameron has warned that there is no guarantee that attempts to save 12,000 jobs at Tata Steel UK will succeed as the Indian company's board meets in Mumbai to consider bids for its British business. The prime minister said his government was ...

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Foxconn cuts 60000 factory jobs and replaces them with robots - The Verge

May 25, 2016 - 12:54pm

The Verge

Foxconn cuts 60000 factory jobs and replaces them with robots
The Verge
Foxconn, the largest contract electronics manufacturer in the world, says it has automated away 60,000 jobs in one of its factories, according to the BBC. The cuts are part of an ongoing process to replace humans responsible for "many of the ...
Apple supplier sheds 60000 jobs, but says quality, productivity will improveZDNet
Foxconn cuts 60000 jobs, replaces with robotsThe Stack

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Jacksonville Jaguars owner bringing up to 650 jobs to Detroit with $100M factory - MLive.com

May 25, 2016 - 12:32pm

MLive.com

Jacksonville Jaguars owner bringing up to 650 jobs to Detroit with $100M factory
MLive.com
Mayor Mike Duggan and Shahid Khan, the owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars and automotive supplier Flex-N-Gate, announced Wednesday a $100-million plan to build a manufacturing facility on the city's east side. Duggan said the Ford family, which owns ...
Ford supplier Flex-N-Gate plans to bring 750 jobs to DetroitFox 2 Detroit
Flex-N-Gate plans to add 650 jobs in new Detroit plantThe Detroit News

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The Basic Financial Tool That Can Help the Unemployed Find Better Jobs - The Atlantic

May 25, 2016 - 10:48am

The Atlantic

The Basic Financial Tool That Can Help the Unemployed Find Better Jobs
The Atlantic
Like ?The Atlantic? Subscribe to ?the Daily?, our weekday-afternoon email digest of ideas, arguments, and other coverage. The crummy aspects of unemployment are many, but it's surprising how they can persist even after someone's landed a job.