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New Plant to Bring 75 Jobs to President's Island - Memphis Flyer (blog)

November 29, 2016 - 10:00am

New Plant to Bring 75 Jobs to President's Island
Memphis Flyer (blog)
A new, animal food ingredient factory will bring 75 jobs to a brand new plant on President's Island. Cargill, Calysta Inc., and a group of investors plan to build and operate the world's largest gas fermentation facility on Cargill's 69-acre property ...

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Trump's Disastrous Pledge to Keep Jobs in the U.S. - Bloomberg

November 29, 2016 - 8:31am

Bloomberg

Trump's Disastrous Pledge to Keep Jobs in the U.S.
Bloomberg
Tyler Cowen is a Bloomberg View columnist. He is a professor of economics at George Mason University and writes for the blog Marginal Revolution. His books include “Average Is Over: Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation.” Read More ...

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Airbus to Slash More Than 1100 Jobs in Cost-Cutting Drive - Wall Street Journal

November 29, 2016 - 7:02am

Wall Street Journal

Airbus to Slash More Than 1100 Jobs in Cost-Cutting Drive
Wall Street Journal
Airbus Group SE said it would shed as many as 1,164 positions in a companywide belt-tightening that will merge its corporate headquarters with that of its commercial-jetliner unit. Airbus, the maker of A380 superjumbo planes and the popular A320 ...
Airbus to cut over 1100 jobs in group integration moveFlightglobal

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Survey: State Lacks Jobs, Business Conditions Could Improve - Hartford Courant

November 29, 2016 - 5:02am

Hartford Courant

Survey: State Lacks Jobs, Business Conditions Could Improve
Hartford Courant
A man speaks with a potential employer, right, at a job fair in Hartford Sept. 13. About 70 percent of Connecticut residents say business conditions in the state are better or the same as six months ago, according to a recent survey. But nearly 90 ...

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Why Japan's Flat Jobs Report May Be Good News for the Economy - Fortune

November 29, 2016 - 4:22am

Fortune

Why Japan's Flat Jobs Report May Be Good News for the Economy
Fortune
“This is starting to lift consumer sentiment.” Japan's unemployment rate held steady in October as the availability of jobs improved and household spending fell at a slower pace, a tentative sign that a robust labor market is lending support to ...

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UCSD Kills Jobs of Theater Production Employees - Inside Higher Ed

November 29, 2016 - 2:13am

UCSD Kills Jobs of Theater Production Employees
Inside Higher Ed
Earlier this month, the University of California, San Diego, laid off its entire theater production staff: 21 employees employed by the Department of Theatre and Dance. The move comes as UCSD implements a new staffing plan for January 2017, meant to ...

“Clean jobs” group backs Exelon bill - The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)

November 29, 2016 - 12:04am

The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

“Clean jobs” group backs Exelon bill
The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)
The Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition, many of whose members had announced their opposition to the original version of the legislation, voted Monday night to support the amended version of the Future Energy Job Bill and urged its passage during the ...
Why Future Energy Jobs Bill adds up to best deal for IllinoisQuad-Cities Online
The Future Energy Jobs Bill: Promise, Pitfalls, and Opportunities for Clean Energy in IllinoisThe Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

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New Survey: Three Main Reasons Why Millennials Quit Their Jobs - Forbes

November 29, 2016 - 12:02am

Forbes

New Survey: Three Main Reasons Why Millennials Quit Their Jobs
Forbes
Vanessa Narad, a 34-year-old marketer for an IT company in Silicon Valley, says she gets to “work from home in a glorious boon of life twists.” Her company, which she prefers not to name because they keep a low profile, is doing a good job courting ...

UN chief echoes Obama: Use jobs to fight terror - WND.com

November 28, 2016 - 8:32pm

WND.com

UN chief echoes Obama: Use jobs to fight terror
WND.com
The Obama administration famously noted last year that any effort to stop the terror atrocities perpetrated by ISIS involves … jobs. Now his message is being echoed by the United Nations, according to a report in Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin. State ...

Op-Ed: Can Donald Trump stop jobs going to Mexico? Indiana is a key test case - CNBC

November 28, 2016 - 7:21pm

CNBC

Op-Ed: Can Donald Trump stop jobs going to Mexico? Indiana is a key test case
CNBC
Working over the Thanksgiving weekend to keep 1,400 jobs from leaving Indiana for lower-cost production sites in Mexico, President-elect Donald Trump has begun his difficult mission to revive the sluggish economy and to stem America's soaring foreign ...

3 Travel Jobs You Might Not Have Considered - PayScale Career News (blog)

November 28, 2016 - 5:25pm

PayScale Career News (blog)

3 Travel Jobs You Might Not Have Considered
PayScale Career News (blog)
If you love to travel and have to work for a living, your options might seem limited. The obvious choices are: travel during your vacation time — 10 or so days a year, if you're lucky — or get a job that allows you to travel while you're working. The ...

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Sec. of Commerce hopeful consolidated NWI mills, slashed jobs - nwitimes.com

November 28, 2016 - 4:09pm

nwitimes.com

Sec. of Commerce hopeful consolidated NWI mills, slashed jobs
nwitimes.com
President-elect Donald Trump, left, stands with investor Wilbur Ross after meeting at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, New Jersey, on Nov. 20. Ross acquired many of Northwest Indiana's steel mills a decade ago, and cut ...

Why quality jobs are ahead, not behind - Christian Science Monitor

November 28, 2016 - 3:59pm

Christian Science Monitor

Why quality jobs are ahead, not behind
Christian Science Monitor
Automation, more than globalization, has changed the job market. If Donald Trump and others seek to 'bring back' good jobs, they must first deal with people's fears of automation – and learn from those who have adapted.

2 Kent County groups team up to connect people with jobs, housing - WOODTV.com

November 28, 2016 - 2:10pm

WOODTV.com

2 Kent County groups team up to connect people with jobs, housing
WOODTV.com
WYOMING, Mich. (WOOD) — After days of holiday shopping for loved ones, Tuesday is a day to give back. The Tuesday following Black Friday and Cyber Monday has become known as Giving Tuesday. As part of the daylong campaign, two West Michigan ...

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These Workers Are Waiting For Donald Trump To Save Their Jobs - Huffington Post

November 28, 2016 - 1:06pm

Huffington Post

These Workers Are Waiting For Donald Trump To Save Their Jobs
Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ? Donald Trump vowed during his presidential campaign to save the 1,400 jobs at the Carrier factory in Indiana, and on Thanksgiving Day the president-elect even tweeted that he's “working hard” to keep his promise. Not everyone at the ...
Cornering Trump on Jobs, Sanders Announces Anti-Outsourcing BillCommon Dreams (press release)
Bernie Sanders has an idea to keep Carrier from moving jobs to MexicoChristian Science Monitor
What's at stake for Trump, Carrier in talks over jobs bound for MexicoCNNMoney
International Business Times -Reuters -Bloomberg -Senator Bernie Sanders - U.S. Senate
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Invitation to a Dialogue: How to Create Jobs - New York Times

November 28, 2016 - 11:09am

New York Times

Invitation to a Dialogue: How to Create Jobs
New York Times
Why are there so few constructive responses to America's unemployment and underemployment problems? Many individuals who were once members of the middle class or who grew up in solidly middle-class families are justifiably dissatisfied with current ...

Cornering Trump on Jobs, Sanders Announces Anti-Outsourcing Bill - Common Dreams (press release)

November 28, 2016 - 10:51am

Common Dreams (press release)

Cornering Trump on Jobs, Sanders Announces Anti-Outsourcing Bill
Common Dreams (press release)
Sanders' legislation, the Outsourcing Prevention Act, would prevent companies sending jobs overseas from receiving federal contracts, tax breaks, or other financial assistance. (Photo: Lorie Shaull/flickr/cc). Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has introduced ...
These Workers Are Waiting For Donald Trump To Save Their JobsHuffington Post
Bernie Sanders has an idea to keep Carrier from moving jobs to MexicoChristian Science Monitor
What's at stake for Trump, Carrier in talks over jobs bound for MexicoCNNMoney
Yahoo Sports -WRTV Indianapolis -Reuters -The Guardian
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1.4 bn jobs 'depend on pollinators' - Phys.Org

November 28, 2016 - 10:31am

Phys.Org

1.4 bn jobs 'depend on pollinators'
Phys.Org
About 1.4 billion jobs and three-quarters of all crops depend on pollinators, researchers said Monday warning of a dire threat to human welfare if the falls in bee and butterfly numbers are not halted. "World food supplies and jobs are at risk unless ...
The humble bee supports a BILLION jobs and three-quarters of the world's crops need themMirror.co.uk
Bees Provide For 1.4 Bn Jobs, Collapse Would Damage Humanity - New StudySputnik International

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Veritiv moves 400 jobs to Fairfield, could add 200 more - Hamilton Journal News

November 28, 2016 - 10:01am

Hamilton Journal News

Veritiv moves 400 jobs to Fairfield, could add 200 more
Hamilton Journal News
Veritiv Corporation on Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, celebrated its move from Clermont County to its new corporate offices at the corner of Gilmore and Mack roads in Fairfield. The company employs more than 400 people and plans to add about 200 jobs in the ...

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Study Finds Exelon's Future Energy Jobs Bill (SB 2814) Kills At Least 43000 Jobs; Expected to Cost Area Ratepayers ... - Business Wire (press release)

November 28, 2016 - 9:57am

Study Finds Exelon's Future Energy Jobs Bill (SB 2814) Kills At Least 43000 Jobs; Expected to Cost Area Ratepayers ...
Business Wire (press release)
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to an analysis using the industry standard economic modeling tool, IMPLAN, Exelon's Future Energy Jobs Bill (FEJB) will result in at least 43,000 jobs being lost through 2030, while slashing economic output in ...

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