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DYDC opens early application process for city's summer youth employment program - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

February 17, 2017 - 5:21am

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

DYDC opens early application process for city's summer youth employment program
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Teens looking to make money this summer – listen up! Planning ahead could help land you a job that pays you $11-an-hour. New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) announced that applications are open for the 2017 ...

Fight for $50000 careers, not $15 jobs: Column - USA TODAY

February 17, 2017 - 5:11am

USA TODAY

Fight for $50000 careers, not $15 jobs: Column
USA TODAY
New congressional session, same old partisan divisiveness. Not that anyone expected anything less. But there is one issue that can and should unite the partisan divide: Raising wages for American workers. Median wages remain below their 1990s levels.

Hundreds apply for new jobs coming to Milton - Huntington Herald Dispatch

February 16, 2017 - 11:05pm

Huntington Herald Dispatch

Hundreds apply for new jobs coming to Milton
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch Keith Rhodes of Gallipolis joins hundreds of others at Milton City Hall to apply for a job with H. T. Hackney on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in MIlton. H. T. Hackney is a food distribution wholesaler relocating to the ...

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Special meeting held to discuss employment of Perry superintendent - kfor.com

February 16, 2017 - 10:43pm

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Special meeting held to discuss employment of Perry superintendent
kfor.com
PERRY, Okla. - A special meeting was held in Perry Tuesday night to discuss the employment of the district's Superintendent. After nearly two hours in executive session the Perry Board of Education came back with no decision. After board members made ...

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Schafer: Creating jobs takes a lot of hard work - Minneapolis Star Tribune

February 16, 2017 - 8:09pm

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Schafer: Creating jobs takes a lot of hard work
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Not that long ago a chamber president like Matt Kramer of the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce would join with just about everybody else in celebrating a new employer in town. It could be as modest as a half-dozen full-timers in the office and a crew ...

Hundreds apply for new jobs coming to Milton - Huntington Herald Dispatch

February 16, 2017 - 4:03pm

Huntington Herald Dispatch

Hundreds apply for new jobs coming to Milton
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch Hundreds of people file through Milton City Hall to apply for jobs with H. T. Hackney on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in MIlton. H. T. Hackney is a food distribution wholesaler relocating to the old SuperValue warehouse ...

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10 Jobs That Let You Live Your Passion (And What They Pay) - Forbes

February 16, 2017 - 3:03pm

Forbes

10 Jobs That Let You Live Your Passion (And What They Pay)
Forbes
When people think of their dream jobs, they often imagine an occupation in which a steady income comes hand in hand with activities and duties that they simply love—the cross-section of profession and passion. Those types of positions can be tough to ...

Owens and Minor brings 300 new jobs to downtown Richmond - WWBT NBC12 News

February 16, 2017 - 1:52pm

Richmond.com

Owens and Minor brings 300 new jobs to downtown Richmond
WWBT NBC12 News
Owens & Minor will create a new Client Engagement Center in downtown Richmond adding 300 new jobs in downtown, Governor Terry McAuliffe and Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney announced on Thursday. (Source: NBC12). RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -.
Owens & Minor to occupy space at Riverfront Plaza, bringing 500 jobs to downtown RichmondRichmond.com
Owens and Minor bringing 300 additional jobs to RichmondWRIC

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Owens & Minor to occupy space at Riverfront Plaza, bringing 500 jobs to downtown Richmond - Richmond.com

February 16, 2017 - 1:13pm

Richmond.com

Owens & Minor to occupy space at Riverfront Plaza, bringing 500 jobs to downtown Richmond
Richmond.com
Riverfront Plaza, completed in 1990, consists of two, 20-story office buildings. It has about 951,900 square feet of space in its two buildings on East Byrd Street in downtown Richmond. prev. next. Hanover County-based Owens & Minor Inc. is planning to ...
Owens and Minor brings 300 new jobs to downtown RichmondWWBT NBC12 News
Owens and Minor bringing 300 additional jobs to RichmondWRIC

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Coal pollution rule killed by the GOP would have created as many jobs as it cost: Report - CNBC

February 16, 2017 - 12:48pm

CNBC

Coal pollution rule killed by the GOP would have created as many jobs as it cost: Report
CNBC
A scuttled rule to protect waterways from coal mining pollution would have caused relatively few layoffs within the industry and created nearly as many new jobs, according to a government report. President Donald Trump signed a measure on Thursday to ...
Promise Kept: Donald Trump Overturns Obama Rule Killing Mining JobsBreitbart News

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Tech Jobs Took a Big Hit Last Year - Fortune

February 16, 2017 - 12:35pm

Fortune

Tech Jobs Took a Big Hit Last Year
Fortune
Tech jobs took it on the chin last year. Layoffs at computer, electronics, and telecommunications companies were up 21% to 96,017 jobs cut in 2016, compared to 79,315 the prior year. Tech layoffs accounted for 18% of the total 526,915 U.S. job cuts ...

$1.5 million grant to help people get available jobs in west Alabama - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

February 16, 2017 - 11:34am

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

$1.5 million grant to help people get available jobs in west Alabama
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Old Brookwood High gym will become logistics training facility in new Brookwood Technical High School and Training Center. (Terri Brewer/WBRC). TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) -. More than $1.5 million is going to an effort in West Alabama to train workers to ...

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Why one senator is quizzing Yellen about robots taking US jobs - MarketWatch

February 16, 2017 - 10:40am

MarketWatch

Why one senator is quizzing Yellen about robots taking US jobs
MarketWatch
To say Sen. Heidi Heitkamp didn't like the answer she received from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on the issue of automation taking away jobs is a bit of an understatement. Heitkamp, a North Dakota Democrat who sits on the Senate Banking ...

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Check your privacy filters: Facebook could be the new LinkedIn - CNET

February 16, 2017 - 8:06am

CNET

Check your privacy filters: Facebook could be the new LinkedIn
CNET
Facebook isn't just for wasting time in the office. It can now help you find a new job entirely. The social network has unveiled a Jobs page, which allows businesses to list all kinds of work for you to find. You can even apply for the job and make ...
Applying for jobs through FacebookWKBW-TV
Take the Work Out of Hiring | Facebook for BusinessFacebook
Jobs at Nearby Businesses - FacebookFacebook
TechCrunch -USA TODAY
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The 10 hottest developer jobs of 2017 - TechRepublic

February 16, 2017 - 6:05am

TechRepublic

The 10 hottest developer jobs of 2017
TechRepublic
Ruby, JavaScript, and full stack developers are among the most in-demand positions in enterprises this year. Here's what you need to know about them. By Alison DeNisco | February 16, 2017, 4:00 AM PST. RSS. Comments 1; Facebook; Linkedin; Twitter ...

The Most Promising Jobs In Finance In 2017 - Forbes

February 16, 2017 - 6:01am

Forbes

The Most Promising Jobs In Finance In 2017
Forbes
Some jobs in finance haven't changed much over the past few decades, but technology has also given rise to entirely new roles. Professional networking platform LinkedIn looked at millions of user profiles and more than 140,000 finance job openings to ...

Lowe's bringing 600+ jobs to North Carolina - WCNC.com

February 16, 2017 - 4:01am

WCNC.com

Lowe's bringing 600+ jobs to North Carolina
WCNC.com
The company made the announcement on Wednesday. It's part of a bigger plan to hire 1,700 full-time employees between now and October at its centers nationwide. Lowe's customer support centers are located in Indianapolis, Albuquerque, N.M., and ...

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Small US Company Bucks a Trend, Adds Manufacturing Jobs - Voice of America

February 16, 2017 - 1:02am

Small US Company Bucks a Trend, Adds Manufacturing Jobs
Voice of America
A rising tide of automation, trade problems and lagging growth in productivity have slashed millions of jobs from the U.S. manufacturing sector. At the same time, a small factory in Massachusetts has been hiring, expanding and exporting. Riverdale ...

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Obamacare Repeal Is a Jobs Program - RealClearPolitics

February 15, 2017 - 10:12pm

RealClearPolitics

Obamacare Repeal Is a Jobs Program
RealClearPolitics
On Saturday, Democratic Senators Chuck Schumer and Bernie Sanders called for nationwide protests to stop Republicans from repealing the Affordable Care Act. The trigger event was Friday's confirmation of Dr. Tom Price as President Trump's Secretary of ...

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Aussie Unemployment Rate Falls Despite Full-Time Jobs Plunge - Bloomberg

February 15, 2017 - 7:01pm

Bloomberg

Aussie Unemployment Rate Falls Despite Full-Time Jobs Plunge
Bloomberg
Australia's unemployment rate unexpectedly fell in January, despite a plunge in full-time jobs, underscoring the mixed picture of the country's labor market. Key Points. Jobless rate fell to 5.7% from 5.8%; economists forecast 5.8%; Employment rose 13 ...
Employment Figures: British Workers Down 120000, Foreign Nationals in Work Up 233000Breitbart News
Working women drive record employmentFinancial Times
UK employment growth driven by foreign nationals, figures showThe Guardian
Telegraph.co.uk -The Independent -ABC Online
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