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Health care, restaurant industries propelling Arizona employment - Arizona Daily Star

September 15, 2017 - 9:02am

Arizona Daily Star

Health care, restaurant industries propelling Arizona employment
Arizona Daily Star
Jobs in restaurants and bars increased by 13,500 over the past year, according to the latest state employment report. Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star. Want to know what's propelling Arizona employment? Old people. And folks who like to eat out.

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8 ways Steve Jobs changed the cellphone world 10 years before the iPhone X - CNBC

September 15, 2017 - 8:54am

CNBC

8 ways Steve Jobs changed the cellphone world 10 years before the iPhone X
CNBC
On Jan. 9, 2007, Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Computer, took to the stage at Macworld and told the audience: "We're gonna make some history together today." It may have been the most accurate statement he ever made. The shockwaves from the ...
This AI thinks Steve Jobs and Tim Cook have the same speechwriterTNW
What really happened with Apple's Face ID 'fail' onstage [UPDATED]Yahoo Finance

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Ohio unemployment rate 5.4%; state gained 5200 jobs - cleveland.com

September 15, 2017 - 8:40am

cleveland.com

Ohio unemployment rate 5.4%; state gained 5200 jobs
cleveland.com
Ohio's unemployment rate was 5.4 percent for August, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported Friday. The state gained 5,200 jobs. Ohio's unemployment rate was 5.4 percent for August, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services ...

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Wisconsin monthly employment, unemployment rates - Greater Milwaukee Today

September 15, 2017 - 8:31am

Greater Milwaukee Today

Wisconsin monthly employment, unemployment rates
Greater Milwaukee Today
MADISON - The Department of Workforce Development on Thursday released the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics revisions for July and preliminary estimates for August covering employment and job statistics for the state of Wisconsin. In brief, the ...

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Here Are the 25 Best Cities in America to Find a New Job This Year - Thrillist

September 15, 2017 - 8:08am

Thrillist

Here Are the 25 Best Cities in America to Find a New Job This Year
Thrillist
Unless your job involves traveling around the world drinking beer, then chances are you've had to compromise in some way when it comes to what you do for a living and where you live. The best jobs aren't always in the best cities, but if you're looking ...

How to Motivate Employees to Go Beyond Their Jobs - Harvard Business Review

September 15, 2017 - 7:09am

Harvard Business Review

How to Motivate Employees to Go Beyond Their Jobs
Harvard Business Review
Every day, employees make decisions about whether they are willing to go the extra mile in ways that contribute to their organization's success. These are important decisions because research shows that when employees are willing to go beyond their ...

Ohio 2nd in Midwest for renewable energy jobs but lags in growth - Springfield News Sun

September 15, 2017 - 5:01am

Springfield News Sun

Ohio 2nd in Midwest for renewable energy jobs but lags in growth
Springfield News Sun
Ohio supports the second-most renewable energy jobs in the Midwest — such as those tied to wind turbines planned for Champaign County — but has seen slower growth than several of its neighbors, according to a study released earlier this month.
Michigan adds 4655 clean energy jobs in 2016Crain's Detroit Business

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Trump's Push for US Jobs May Spur Boom in 'Corporate Welfare' - Bloomberg

September 15, 2017 - 4:00am

Bloomberg

Trump's Push for US Jobs May Spur Boom in 'Corporate Welfare'
Bloomberg
Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. President Donald Trump's quest to open more factories and corporate headquarters in the U.S. scored a major win Thursday as Wisconsin lawmakers approved ...

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Singapore Summit: Tech won't destroy jobs, just change them, says ... - CNBC

September 15, 2017 - 12:57am

CNBC

Singapore Summit: Tech won't destroy jobs, just change them, says ...
CNBC
The biggest factor influencing businesses today is technology, said a top bank executive on Friday from the Singapore Summit. "Technology is changing the way ...

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Michigan adds 4655 clean energy jobs in 2016 - Crain's Detroit Business

September 14, 2017 - 7:10pm

Crain's Detroit Business

Michigan adds 4655 clean energy jobs in 2016
Crain's Detroit Business
Job growth in the clean energy sector is driven primarily by declining costs with wind and solar technologies and installation as well as Michigan's energy policy that is encouraging utilities to invest in renewable energy. Michigan increased clean ...

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California gubernatorial candidates talk jobs and housing at 'Game Changers' business event - The Mercury News

September 14, 2017 - 6:18pm

The Mercury News

California gubernatorial candidates talk jobs and housing at 'Game Changers' business event
The Mercury News
Raul Vasquez, Oportun CEO, Jamillah Moore, president of Cañada College, and Antonio Villaraigosa, gubernatorial candidate, left to right, speak during a panel discussion at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, "Game Changers 2018", forum at the ...

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Rep. Doggett files tax relief bill for workers who lost jobs in Harvey - Austin American-Statesman

September 14, 2017 - 6:02pm

Austin American-Statesman

Rep. Doggett files tax relief bill for workers who lost jobs in Harvey
Austin American-Statesman
U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett speaks at a town hall on health care at the First United Methodist Church on July 16. U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin, the top Democrat on the Ways & Means Tax Policy Subcommittee, was joined by more than 30 colleagues ...

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Minnesota loses 6600 jobs in August, unemployment rate to 3.8% - Minneapolis Star Tribune

September 14, 2017 - 5:36pm

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Minnesota loses 6600 jobs in August, unemployment rate to 3.8%
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Despite the monthly job drop, and a downward revision to the July jobs total, the state's year over year job growth continues to edge the nation's. September 14, 2017 — 3:10pm. Text size. comment. share · tweet · email. Print. more. Share on: Share on ...
RI based jobs unchanged from July; August unemployment rate remains at 4.3 percentTurn to 10
Mass. Added 10800 Jobs In AugustWBUR
Construction jobs slump slightly in AugustFinance and Commerce
Minnesota Public Radio News -KEYC -My Stratford Now
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Odd Jobs: Four Weird Ways Dogs Have Earned Their Keep - Modern Farmer

September 14, 2017 - 5:10pm

Modern Farmer

Odd Jobs: Four Weird Ways Dogs Have Earned Their Keep
Modern Farmer
Dogs have been helping out farmers for generations with tasks that humans can't do. But even in the world of farm dogs there are some gigs that are just plain weird. Here are four odd jobs that pooches have been roped into over the years.

Spirit uncertain about jobs impact from 787 jet rate hike - Wichita Eagle

September 14, 2017 - 2:44pm

Wichita Eagle

Spirit uncertain about jobs impact from 787 jet rate hike
Wichita Eagle
Spirit AeroSystems is prepared for a Boeing plan to increase the monthly production rate of the 787 Dreamliner passenger jet, the company confirmed Thursday. During a presentation Wednesday at the Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference for investors, ...

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Reemployment assistance available for workers out of jobs due to Hurricane Irma - Florida Times-Union

September 14, 2017 - 2:11pm

Florida Times-Union

Reemployment assistance available for workers out of jobs due to Hurricane Irma
Florida Times-Union
Federal assistance is now available for Florida workers or self-employed business owners who have had a loss of employment due to the chaos created by Hurricane Irma. Disaster Unempl0yment Assistance is now being offered by the Florida Department of ...

As Michigan pursues Amazon jobs, skeptics and critics raise big concerns - Detroit Free Press

September 14, 2017 - 12:55pm

Detroit Free Press

As Michigan pursues Amazon jobs, skeptics and critics raise big concerns
Detroit Free Press
After weeks of rumor and speculation, Amazon.com confirmed today it is opening a 1-million square-foot warehouse and hiring 1,000 more people in metro Detroit. “We are very proud to welcome Amazon to Shelby Township,” Township Supervisor Rick ...
Amazon: Shelby Twp. fulfillment center to create 1000 new jobsThe Detroit News
Residents glad for jobs from new metro Detroit Amazon fulfillment centerWXYZ
Amazon to create 1K jobs with new Shelby Township fulfillment centerWDIV Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business
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Why Robots Will Improve Manufacturing Jobs - TIME

September 14, 2017 - 12:50pm

TIME

Why Robots Will Improve Manufacturing Jobs
TIME
There is a widely held view about what is coming in manufacturing. It goes something like: Move over, humans. We don't need you anymore. Robots will take it from here. But it isn't true. This is not manufacturing's future. People have feared the march ...

Capital Region jobs at record high for August - Albany Times Union

September 14, 2017 - 12:42pm

Capital Region jobs at record high for August
Albany Times Union
The number of jobs in the Capital Region edged up 0.3 percent in August to 464,100, a gain of 1,600 jobs compared to August 2016, the state Labor Department reported Thursday. Private sector jobs were up 400 while public sector jobs saw a gain of 1,200 ...

State: Long Island's employment market slows the most since 2010 - Newsday

September 14, 2017 - 12:29pm

Newsday

State: Long Island's employment market slows the most since 2010
Newsday
Job seeker Clease Allen, of Shirley, attends the Hauppauge Industrial Association Workforce Development conference and career fair at St. Joseph's College in Patchogue, June 20, 2017. Photo Credit: Daniel Brennan. advertisement | advertise on newsday.