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Services drive Swiss employment up in Q2 despite shrinking industry - Reuters

August 25, 2015 - 4:37am

Services drive Swiss employment up in Q2 despite shrinking industry
Reuters
ZURICH Aug 25 Swiss payrolls grew in the second quarter as strong services more than offset a drop in industrial employment, which was hit by the Swiss franc's surge, Federal Statistics Office data showed on Tuesday. Overall employment rose 1.2 percent ...

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The Robots Will Steal All Our Jobs And No, They Won't Create New Ones - Forbes

August 25, 2015 - 2:23am

The Robots Will Steal All Our Jobs And No, They Won't Create New Ones
Forbes
I'm a Fellow at the Adam Smith Institute in London, a writer here and there on this and that and strangely, one of the global experts on the metal scandium, one of the rare earths. An odd thing to be but someone does have to be such and in this flavour ...

Too Many Law Students, Too Few Legal Jobs - New York Times

August 25, 2015 - 2:21am

New York Times

Too Many Law Students, Too Few Legal Jobs
New York Times
WILMETTE, Ill. — Ten months after graduation, only 60 percent of the law school class of 2014 had found full-time long-term jobs that required them to pass the bar exam. Even that improvement over the class of 2013 (a 57 percent employment rate) came ...

Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child Care, Phillips Chevrolet, Illinois Tollway - Patch.com

August 24, 2015 - 11:27pm

Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child Care, Phillips Chevrolet, Illinois Tollway
Patch.com
Looking for a new job or just a way to supplement your income? See what Patch found for you this week. By Lauren Traut (Patch Staff) August 25, 2015. ShareTweetGoogle PlusRedditEmailComments0. Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child ...

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Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child Care, Phillips Chevrolet, Illinois Tollway - Patch.com

August 24, 2015 - 11:27pm

Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child Care, Phillips Chevrolet, Illinois Tollway
Patch.com
Looking for a new job or just a way to supplement your income? See what Patch found for you this week. By Lauren Traut (Patch Staff) August 25, 2015. ShareTweetGoogle PlusRedditEmailComments0. Local Jobs: Stepping Stone Child ...

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Region's optimistic employment report is evidence of continuing momentum - Buffalo News

August 24, 2015 - 11:10pm

Region's optimistic employment report is evidence of continuing momentum
Buffalo News
While Buffalonians have never been accused of being wildly optimistic, especially since the end of the heyday of Bethlehem Steel, even the most jaded has to admit change is in the air. The state Labor Department has the numbers to prove that this ...

UST Global Launches Step IT Up America Jobs Program - eWeek

August 24, 2015 - 10:19pm

eWeek

UST Global Launches Step IT Up America Jobs Program
eWeek
Step IT Up America San Jose focuses on minority women; the types of jobs range from call center personnel, to programmers, to other IT-related jobs. SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The conventional path to many IT careers is pretty standard all around the world ...

Unions seek to save A&P jobs, but at what cost? - USA TODAY

August 24, 2015 - 7:43pm

USA TODAY

Unions seek to save A&P jobs, but at what cost?
USA TODAY
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — New York A&P unions have a chance to save jobs but some workers may be faced with choosing between no job or one with a lower salary and less benefits. Since U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Robert Drain suggested last week that ...

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Israeli Employment Centers Help Bedouin Women Integrate into Workforce, Start ... - TheTower.org

August 24, 2015 - 7:13pm

TheTower.org

Israeli Employment Centers Help Bedouin Women Integrate into Workforce, Start ...
TheTower.org
On the first floor of a mosque in the Bedouin Arab village of Hura, 30 women with headphones over their brightly colored headscarves are providing customer service to clients of Bezeq, Israel's largest telecom. Zainab, 21, smiles and gently caresses ...

Chipotle hiring blitz aims to fill 4000 jobs - KABC-TV

August 24, 2015 - 6:05pm

KABC-TV

Chipotle hiring blitz aims to fill 4000 jobs
KABC-TV
Fast-food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill is looking to hire 4,000 new employees -- all in a single day! The company announced Monday that it will hold its first ever National Career Day on Sept. 9. Management teams are expected to hold job interviews at ...

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Reid helps unveil new solar project that will create 200 jobs - Las Vegas Review-Journal

August 24, 2015 - 5:08pm

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Reid helps unveil new solar project that will create 200 jobs
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The 15-megawatt project, to be located at the north end of Pahrump Valley, will create 200 jobs and an unspecified amount of new tax revenue, said Valley Electric CEO Tom Husted. Company Executive Vice President of Energy Services Chris Brooks said ...
Obama to play up clean energy jobs at Vegas summitWashington Examiner

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Unemployment numbers fall, but few jobs added in July - Anderson Independent Mail

August 24, 2015 - 4:56pm

Unemployment numbers fall, but few jobs added in July
Anderson Independent Mail
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GE Cuts Jobs, Closes Foundry at Lufkin Unit - Wall Street Journal

August 24, 2015 - 4:33pm

Wall Street Journal

GE Cuts Jobs, Closes Foundry at Lufkin Unit
Wall Street Journal
General Electric Co. GE -2.93 % plans to close a historic foundry and eliminate more than 250 jobs at its oil-field services unit in Lufkin, Texas, as the company deals with a drop in demand for drilling equipment in the wake of plunging oil prices. GE ...
GE cutting 262 more Lufkin oil unit jobs in TexasReuters

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Information session on SolarCity jobs Wednesday - Buffalo News

August 24, 2015 - 1:43pm

Information session on SolarCity jobs Wednesday
Buffalo News
An information session on SolarCity job opportunities will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Buffalo Employment and Training Center, 7 Goodell St. Information will be provided to city residents on training and skills needed to get hired at ...

Texas adds 35800 jobs in July, but oil and gas employment still muddled in ... - Chron.com (blog)

August 24, 2015 - 1:31pm

Chron.com (blog)

Texas adds 35800 jobs in July, but oil and gas employment still muddled in ...
Chron.com (blog)
A worker uses a cart to get around the grounds of the Grand Eagle Ford Lodge of Tilden in Tilden, Texas, Tuesday, February 10, 2015. With the drop in the price of oil that lead to lower gasoline prices, activity across the Eagle Ford Shale play has ...
Fed: Texas added 38500 jobs in JulyLongview News-Journal

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Iain Duncan Smith criticises employers over disability employment gap - The Guardian

August 24, 2015 - 12:48pm

The Guardian

Iain Duncan Smith criticises employers over disability employment gap
The Guardian
The minister for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan-Smith, admits a leaflet about benefits containing fake quotes from fictitious claimants was 'wrong'. Patrick Butler Social policy editor. Monday 24 August 2015 13.47 EDT Last modified on Monday 24 August ...
Sick benefit claimants will be told to take jobsThe Times (subscription)

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Robots Won't Steal All The Jobs -- But They'll Transform The Way We Work - Forbes

August 24, 2015 - 12:47pm

Forbes

Robots Won't Steal All The Jobs -- But They'll Transform The Way We Work
Forbes
Forrester Research is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. We work with business and technology leaders to develop customer-obsessed strategies that drive growth. Forrester's unique insights are grounded in annual ...
Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They'll Give Us New OnesWired
Artificial Intelligence growth will cost US workforce a net 7% of jobs over ...The Drum

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Internships open doors from college to jobs - Press of Atlantic City

August 24, 2015 - 12:22pm

Press of Atlantic City

Internships open doors from college to jobs
Press of Atlantic City
Intern and Stockton University student Jamie Mallia, of Galloway Twp., left, works with accountant John Rudisill, of Absecon, Wednesday Aug. 19, 2015, in Galloway Township. INTERNSHIPS. Michael Ein / Staff Photographer ...

Local Jobs: Coca-Cola, Michael's, The Fresh Market - Patch.com

August 24, 2015 - 11:31am

Patch.com

Local Jobs: Coca-Cola, Michael's, The Fresh Market
Patch.com
Here are a dozen jobs pulled from the Patch Chicago Jobs Board. Click through to read about the position and apply. You'll find more jobs through our Jobs Board search tool. Assistant Store Manager, Michael's, Skokie. More from ...

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Tech-Long adding space, 130 jobs in Duluth - Atlanta Business Chronicle (blog)

August 24, 2015 - 10:03am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Tech-Long adding space, 130 jobs in Duluth
Atlanta Business Chronicle (blog)
Tech-Long USA, a Chinese packaging technology firm and Coca-Cola Co. supplier, will invest $5 million in a Metro Atlanta expansion that will create 130 jobs. Guangzhou, China-based Tech-Long is the largest supplier of packaging systems and ...
Chinese-based manufacturer bringing 130 new jobs to DuluthAtlanta Journal Constitution

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