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New South LA Market Gives Access To Fresh Foods, Creates Local Jobs - CBS Local

April 14, 2014 - 2:43pm

New South LA Market Gives Access To Fresh Foods, Creates Local Jobs
CBS Local
SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A new full-service supermarket is now up and running in South Los Angeles, bringing fresh food and new jobs to the area. The ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Northgate Gonzalez market, 944 E. Slauson Ave., ...
Northgate Gonzalez Market creates 130 new jobs in South LAabc7.com

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Morning Energy Roundup: A slow start to energy employment in 2014, a new ... - Casper Star-Tribune Online

April 14, 2014 - 1:53pm

Morning Energy Roundup: A slow start to energy employment in 2014, a new ...
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Employment in the Wyoming energy sector is off to a slow start in 2014. That is the finding of a quarterly economic report released by the state last week. Jobs in the oil and gas and coal sectors were all down in the first months of 2014. Oil and gas ...

Gas Industry Supports Fewer Jobs Than Pennsylvania Governor Claims, Report ... - ThinkProgress

April 14, 2014 - 1:09pm

ThinkProgress

Gas Industry Supports Fewer Jobs Than Pennsylvania Governor Claims, Report ...
ThinkProgress
Gov. Tom Corbett delivers his budget address for the 2014-15 fiscal year to a joint session of the Pennsylvania House and Senate on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Harrisburg, Pa. CREDIT: AP Photo/Matt Rourke. Incumbent Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is ...

An Intimate Glimpse at Steve Jobs - Wired

April 14, 2014 - 12:58pm

Wired

An Intimate Glimpse at Steve Jobs
Wired
You're in a room with Steve Jobs, the smartest product mind in the history of business, and, lucky you, you're showing him a product you designed. He doesn't like it. Instead, he says, “Tell me how you'd make it different.” Here, most of us would get ...

It's Time To Revisit The Cornerstone Of Steve Jobs's Legacy (Hint: It's Not ... - Huffington Post

April 14, 2014 - 11:17am

It's Time To Revisit The Cornerstone Of Steve Jobs's Legacy (Hint: It's Not ...
Huffington Post
Jobs, the Apple visionary who died in 2011 at age 56, delivered a speech that resonated far beyond the Stanford audience, with a masterful mix of personal anecdotes, sparks of insight and universally applicable pieces of wisdom. Each year, especially ...

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Morning Energy Report: A slow start to energy employment in 2014, a new ... - Casper Star-Tribune Online

April 14, 2014 - 9:18am

Morning Energy Report: A slow start to energy employment in 2014, a new ...
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Employment in the Wyoming energy sector is off to a slow start in 2014. That is the finding of a quarterly economic report released by the state last week. Jobs in the oil and gas and coal sectors were all down in the first months of 2014. Oil and gas ...

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Critics: State hires nearly 400 without advertising the jobs - KCCI Des Moines

April 14, 2014 - 8:00am

KCCI Des Moines

Critics: State hires nearly 400 without advertising the jobs
KCCI Des Moines
At least 386 state employees have been hired by Gov. Terry Branstad's administration without advertising the positions, but this is not a new practice in Iowa. Other Stories. 2 die after car collides with sprayer · More state officials to answer ...
State skips jobs site in hiringsDesMoinesRegister.com
State hires nearly 400 without advertising the jobsMason City Globe Gazette
Iowa hires nearly 400 state workers without advertising the jobsOmaha World-Herald
Sioux City Journal
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Re-entering the workforce: Convicts see hurdles in gaining employment - Carlisle Sentinel

April 14, 2014 - 7:38am

Re-entering the workforce: Convicts see hurdles in gaining employment
Carlisle Sentinel
In Cumberland County, there are several programs to help those with criminal backgrounds gain employment. Read more. Finding jobs in a tough economy can be difficult for many individuals. For those with criminal records, it can be nearly impossible.

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How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create? - National Journal

April 14, 2014 - 6:51am

How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create?
National Journal
It's not easy to pinpoint the number of jobs generated by fracking.(MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)). TweetTweet · Email · photo of Clare Foran. By Clare Foran · Follow on Twitter. April 14, 2014. Fracking creates jobs. That's the linchpin of the oil ...

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Oshkosh Defense shedding jobs - UPI.com

April 14, 2014 - 4:13am

Oshkosh Defense shedding jobs
UPI.com
Oshkosh Defense has announced it is cutting back on 760 jobs beginning in June because of of the effect of U.S. military budget cuts . By Richard Tomkins | April 14, 2014 at 5:03 AM | Comments. 2. 6. 0. 0. OSHKOSH, Wis., April 14 (UPI) -- Oshkosh ...

America's (quality) jobs creator: Community colleges - Fortune (blog)

April 14, 2014 - 4:03am

America's (quality) jobs creator: Community colleges
Fortune (blog)
To prep the next generation of workers, getting the right skills is critical. And young people don't have to travel very far to get the training they need. By Thomas A. Kochan. The start to a great career may be at your community college. FORTUNE ...

State helps developmentally disabled gain jobs - Columbus Dispatch

April 14, 2014 - 3:50am

Columbus Dispatch

State helps developmentally disabled gain jobs
Columbus Dispatch
View Slideshow Eamon Queeney | DISPATCH Mike Groleau, 39, of Circleville, stocks soft drinks in the cooler of the Dash Cafe at Scioto Downs Racetrack & Casino. He's had the food-service job for five weeks, and it's his first competitive employment, ...

6 common misconceptions about employment background checks - Philly.com

April 14, 2014 - 3:01am

Philly.com

6 common misconceptions about employment background checks
Philly.com
In Reality: When an employer runs a background check, they may be looking for salary history, criminal activity, credit scores, professional licenses or designations, drug use, or professional and personal references. Myth #2: You can lie about how ...

Projects could bring 450 jobs to Leflore County - Jackson Clarion Ledger

April 13, 2014 - 11:37pm

Projects could bring 450 jobs to Leflore County
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Economic development officials say several projects in the works could bring up to 450 jobs to Leflore County. SHARECONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE. GREENWOOD – Economic development officials say several projects in the works could bring ...
Official: Projects could bring 450 new jobsBeaumont Enterprise

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Citigroup Said to Cut Up to 300 Jobs in Global Markets Division - Bloomberg

April 13, 2014 - 11:23pm

Citigroup Said to Cut Up to 300 Jobs in Global Markets Division
Bloomberg
Citigroup Inc. Chief Financial Officer John Gerspach told investors last month he expected trading revenue to drop by a “high mid-teens” percentage. Close. Citigroup Inc. Chief Financial Officer John Gerspach told investors last month he... Read More ...

How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create? - National Journal

April 13, 2014 - 9:21pm

How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create?
National Journal
It's not easy to pinpoint the number of jobs generated by fracking.(MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)). TweetTweet · Email · photo of Clare Foran. By Clare Foran · Follow on Twitter. April 14, 2014. Fracking creates jobs. That's the linchpin of the oil ...

Job market instability revealed by surge in self-employment, says TUC - The Times Herald

April 13, 2014 - 6:31pm

International Business Times UK

Job market instability revealed by surge in self-employment, says TUC
The Times Herald
Almost half the 1.2m jobs created since the coalition came to power are accounted for by self-employment, in a shift towards poor job security and lower pay, according to the Trades Union Congress. The self-employed made up 44%, or 540,000, of the new ...
UK Job Market 'Unstable' After Self-Employment Surge, Warns TUCInternational Business Times UK
Should we be concerned about the rise in self-employment?Mirror.co.uk
UK - New jobs show market's insecurity according to the TUCStaffing Industry Analysts (registration)
Financial Times
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Steve Jobs' Yacht Spotted In Mexico [Exclusive] - Cult of Mac

April 13, 2014 - 4:13pm

Cult of Mac

Steve Jobs' Yacht Spotted In Mexico [Exclusive]
Cult of Mac
Venus — the 256-foot super-yacht, commissioned by Steve Jobs — has been sighted in Ensenada, Baja California. A coastal city in Mexico, on the Baja California Peninsula, Ensenada is a popular cruise ship destination. Photos of the vessel in dock were ...
Steve Jobs' Yacht Spotted in Ensenada, Mexico [Photos]iClarified

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Citigroup Cuts Another 200 to 300 Jobs - Wall Street Journal

April 13, 2014 - 4:00pm

Citigroup Cuts Another 200 to 300 Jobs
Wall Street Journal
The younger Mr. Prince left Citigroup amid cuts to the investment bank, most of which occurred last week, according to people familiar with the situation. The broader cuts will amount to about 2% of the global markets business, or 200 to 300 jobs, said ...

Hillsdale: Focus more on jobs - Hillsdale Collegian

April 13, 2014 - 3:19pm

Hillsdale: Focus more on jobs
Hillsdale Collegian
Hillsdale College reported a 94 percent placement rate of graduating seniors in either a graduate school program or a desired profession last year. At first this number seems impressive, but in comparison to similar private college statistics it is ...