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Jobs continue to grow, despite aerospace cuts - The Daily Herald

March 23, 2017 - 3:39am

Jobs continue to grow, despite aerospace cuts
The Daily Herald
EVERETT — The statewide unemployment rate dropped to a nine-year low of 4.9 percent in February. That's down from 5.1 percent in January and 5.6 percent in February 2016. In spite of continued cuts in the aerospace industry, the area that includes ...

Teva to Cut Undisclosed Number of Jobs as It Seeks to Pare Costs ... - Bloomberg

March 23, 2017 - 2:53am

Bloomberg

Teva to Cut Undisclosed Number of Jobs as It Seeks to Pare Costs ...
Bloomberg
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. signaled plans to cut an unspecified number of jobs as the world's largest maker of cheap copycat drugs seeks to exit ...

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State agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield - The State Journal-Register

March 23, 2017 - 12:16am

State agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield
The State Journal-Register
State agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner are being told to decide if vacant positions can be moved to Sangamon County as part of the process to fill the jobs. A memo was issued by the Department of Central Management Services Wednesday that outlines ...

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Bagger jobs' loss blow to disabled - Boston Herald

March 22, 2017 - 11:05pm

Boston Herald

Bagger jobs' loss blow to disabled
Boston Herald
NOT ON BOARD: Stop & Shop customer Liseth Tabares, above, bristled at the company's decision to eliminate baggers at some Stop & Shop checkouts, saying she'd rather see jobs saved . Staff Photo by Matt West. 0 comments. Stop & Shop's move to ax ...

Report: Black Workers in L.A. Face 'Jobs Crisis' That's Causing ... - The Root

March 22, 2017 - 8:50pm

The Root

Report: Black Workers in L.A. Face 'Jobs Crisis' That's Causing ...
The Root
A new study conducted by the University of California, Los Angeles, says that the city's black community is in decline as a direct result of the lack of jobs ...
Black workers in Los Angeles face a 'jobs crisis,' UCLA report says ...Los Angeles Times

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Job site says these are the 25 most in-demand jobs for 2017 - Albany Business Review

March 22, 2017 - 7:44pm

Albany Business Review

Job site says these are the 25 most in-demand jobs for 2017
Albany Business Review
The company examined its listings for jobs that pay more than $70,000 per year and calculated which ones have the fastest-growing share of its total job listings from 2013 through 2016. 1. Full stack developer Average pay: $110,770 Average annual ...
Here are the 10 best jobs to have in America right now, analysis saysNOLA.com

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Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada - Houston Chronicle

March 22, 2017 - 6:39pm

Houston Chronicle

Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada
Houston Chronicle
Workers swap out the Enbridge and Spectra Energy signs earlier this year at Spectra's former Galleria-area headquarters. Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge is cutting 1,000 jobs, largely in Houston and Calgary. ... more. Photo: Enbridge. Image 2 of 2 ...
Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada after Spectra mergerFuelFix (blog)
Enbridge Cutting 1000 Jobs after Takeover of Spectra EnergyNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Enbridge Cuts 1000 Jobs Following Takeover of Spectra in USBloomberg
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Springfield mayor talks education, jobs, environment and budget with aide to President Donald Trump - MassLive.com

March 22, 2017 - 5:10pm

Springfield mayor talks education, jobs, environment and budget with aide to President Donald Trump
MassLive.com
SPRINGFIELD -- Mayors like Domenic J. Sarno wanted to talk about Community Development Block Grant money imperiled by President Donald Trump's first proposed budget. The White House wanted to talk jobs and asked cities if their water systems are ...

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Did NAFTA cost or create jobs? Both - Marketplace.org

March 22, 2017 - 4:49pm

Marketplace.org

Did NAFTA cost or create jobs? Both
Marketplace.org
Economists estimate that NAFTA has raised U.S. GDP by one half to one percentage point. Above, President Donald Trump, who campaigned on keeping jobs in the U.S., speaks to autoworkers in Ypsilanti, Michigan. - Bill Pugliano/Getty Images. Listen To ...

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Tech: Where the jobs -- and demand -- are - USA TODAY

March 22, 2017 - 4:47pm

USA TODAY

Tech: Where the jobs -- and demand -- are
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Tech may be where the best jobs are, but employers are struggling to fill those posts. There were 1.3 million software jobs open last year, according to Trilogy Education Services. Code.org calculates 512,720 open computing jobs now, ...

Rauner agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield - The State Journal-Register

March 22, 2017 - 4:38pm

Rauner agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield
The State Journal-Register
State agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner are being told to decide if vacant positions can be moved to Sangamon County as part of the process to fill the jobs. A memo was issued by the Department of Central Management Services Wednesday that outlines ...

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Employment tax noncompliance grows to $45.6B - Accounting Today

March 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

Accounting Today

Employment tax noncompliance grows to $45.6B
Accounting Today
A growing number of employers are failing to remit payroll taxes, with 1.4 million employers owing approximately $45.6 billion in unpaid employment taxes, interest and penalties as of December 2015, according to a new report. The report, from the ...

12 Great Jobs In The US In 2017 - Forbes

March 22, 2017 - 3:12pm

Forbes

12 Great Jobs In The US In 2017
Forbes
From time to time we take a look at great jobs on offer out there in the U.S. jobs market—ones that offer good salary and career track, and are seeing growth in the number of employers and recruiters looking to fill them. Recently we saw a new report ...

Here are the 10 best jobs to have in America right now, analysis says - NOLA.com

March 22, 2017 - 2:59pm

NOLA.com

Here are the 10 best jobs to have in America right now, analysis says
NOLA.com
Nearly all of the top 10 jobs on Indeed's Best Jobs of 2017 list are in technology. (Photo "WOCinTech Chat" by wocintech licensed via Flickr under CC BY 2.0). Print Email · Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune By Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com ...

John Stoehr:The jobs paradox and how to fix it - New Haven Register

March 22, 2017 - 2:57pm

New Haven Register

John Stoehr:The jobs paradox and how to fix it
New Haven Register
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is a lot of things to a lot of people, but one thing is for sure: He's terrified of headlines declaring that a major corporation is pulling up stakes and leaving Connecticut. The reasons for a firm's departure are irrelevant ...

Enbridge Cuts 1000 Jobs Following Takeover of Spectra in US - Bloomberg

March 22, 2017 - 12:48pm

Bloomberg

Enbridge Cuts 1000 Jobs Following Takeover of Spectra in US
Bloomberg
Enbridge Inc. will cut 1,000 positions to reduce overlap after the Canadian pipeline giant completed its purchase of Spectra Energy Corp. in the U.S. last month. “These workforce reductions are only one component of the synergies we expect to achieve ...
Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada after Spectra mergerFuelFix (blog)
Enbridge Cutting 1000 Jobs After Takeover of Spectra EnergyU.S. News & World Report
Enbridge sheds 1000 jobs after takeover of Spectra EnergyCBC.ca

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Biotech giant Amgen to open Tampa center, creating up to 450 jobs - Tampabay.com (blog)

March 22, 2017 - 12:47pm

Tampabay.com (blog)

Biotech giant Amgen to open Tampa center, creating up to 450 jobs
Tampabay.com (blog)
Biotech firm Amgen plans to locate a capability center in Tampa, ultimately adding 450 employees by the end of 2018. [Associated Press file photo]. TAMPA — Biotechnology giant Amgen is opening a facility in Tampa this October with promises to create ...

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Starbucks to create 240,000 jobs by 2021 - CNBC.com - CNBC

March 22, 2017 - 12:00pm

CNBC

Starbucks to create 240,000 jobs by 2021 - CNBC.com
CNBC
After exceeding several hiring goals, Starbucks is ramping up its employment efforts and plans to create 240000 jobs globally by 2021.
Starbucks to add 240000 jobs worldwide by 2021CNNMoney
Starbucks to create 240000 jobs globally, 68000 in the USMarketWatch

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Bears Q&A: Jobs for Jay Cutler and Colin Kaepernick, draft hypotheticals, Leonard Floyd and more - Chicago Tribune (blog)

March 22, 2017 - 11:44am

Chicago Tribune (blog)

Bears Q&A: Jobs for Jay Cutler and Colin Kaepernick, draft hypotheticals, Leonard Floyd and more
Chicago Tribune (blog)
Just wondering if there is any chatter about anyone looking to sign Jay Cutler? — @EdKrez. It doesn't appear that any teams are in fast pursuit of Cutler at this juncture. Some have wondered if the Texans will express interest in Cutler but Houston is ...

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