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Arrow Electronics eliminating 150 jobs on Long Island - Newsday

March 27, 2015 - 6:10am

Arrow Electronics eliminating 150 jobs on Long Island
Newsday
An image of the sign at Arrow Electronics in Melville on April 27, 2011. (Credit: David Pokress). Arrow Electronics Inc., once Long Island's largest public company by revenue, is shrinking its local workforce again, a spokesman said Thursday. The ...

Steve Jobs 4 years later: What's his legacy? - USA TODAY

March 27, 2015 - 5:20am

Steve Jobs 4 years later: What's his legacy?
USA TODAY
VENICE BEACH, Calif. -- With a new book and documentary coming out about the life of Steve Jobs, we got to wondering about how history is looking back at the Apple co-founder. The greatest tech leader ever, the digital Walt Disney? Or yesterday's news?

'Humble narcissists' like Steve Jobs make best business leaders, study says - Washington Post

March 27, 2015 - 5:02am

'Humble narcissists' like Steve Jobs make best business leaders, study says
Washington Post
In 1985, the man who would become one of the most successful entrepreneurs in human history hit rock bottom. He had created products that would become ubiquitous — on every desktop and, eventually, in every pocket — but hadn't quite figured out how ...

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A Steve Jobs quote explains how beacons could revolutionize real estate ... - Inman.com

March 27, 2015 - 4:40am

A Steve Jobs quote explains how beacons could revolutionize real estate ...
Inman.com
“You've got to start with the customer experience and work backwards to the technology,” Steve Jobs said in 1997. We are going to take the advice of the late Mr. Jobs for this article. Before we talk about the groundbreaking micro-location technology ...

Report: Low-paying jobs make up a quarter of Maine's open positions - Press Herald

March 27, 2015 - 3:04am

Press Herald

Report: Low-paying jobs make up a quarter of Maine's open positions
Press Herald
A survey reveals that retail and food service workers and personal care aides are among employees most in demand. By J. Craig Anderson Staff Writer. canderson@pressherald.com | @JCraigAnderson | 207-791-6390. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print.

Undocumented immigrants hold more professional jobs: study - New York Daily News

March 27, 2015 - 12:11am

New York Daily News

Undocumented immigrants hold more professional jobs: study
New York Daily News
The share of undocumented workers in managerial or professional roles rose to 13% from 10% from 2007 to 2012, while the percentage in construction or production jobs dropped to 29% from 34%, according to new estimates by the Pew Research Center ...
More Illegal Immigrants Snagging White-Collar JobsThe Fiscal Times
Majority of undocumented immigrants work in low-skill jobs, report findsWashington Post
Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls ...Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project
USA TODAY -Fox News Latino
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Inglewood NFL stadium plan developers, labor group reach jobs deal - Los Angeles Times

March 26, 2015 - 10:47pm

Los Angeles Times

Inglewood NFL stadium plan developers, labor group reach jobs deal
Los Angeles Times
Developers of the proposed NFL stadium in Inglewood and organized labor reached agreement Thursday on jobs for the $1.86-billion project, avoiding a referendum that could have delayed the start of construction. "We now have certainty that the project ...
LA unions get some jobs thrown at them, decide they love Inglewood stadium ...Field of Schemes

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Region hits new high for February jobs - Buffalo News

March 26, 2015 - 7:39pm

Albany Business Review

Region hits new high for February jobs
Buffalo News
The Buffalo Niagara region's job market turned in a strong performance last month, with the highest February employment total on record. The state Labor Department said the region added jobs at a rate of 1.6 percent over the previous year, to a total ...
New York State adds 16400 private sector jobsAlbany Business Review
State reports Rochester region added jobs FebruaryRochester Business Journal

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Economist: More Lehigh Valley jobs are becoming full-time - Allentown Morning Call

March 26, 2015 - 4:50pm

Allentown Morning Call

Economist: More Lehigh Valley jobs are becoming full-time
Allentown Morning Call
Local economist Kamran Afshar speaks to the Lehigh County Bar Association about the state of the economy, including jobs lost during the recession and new jobs created Thursday at the Barristers' Club in Allentown. Local economist Kamran Afshar speaks ...

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More Illegal Immigrants Snagging White-Collar Jobs - The Fiscal Times

March 26, 2015 - 4:37pm

The Fiscal Times

More Illegal Immigrants Snagging White-Collar Jobs
The Fiscal Times
While the size of the illegal immigrant workforce in this country has changed little since the worst of the recession, a substantial number of these unauthorized workers have moved into better-paying white-collar jobs, according to a new study by the ...
Report: Undocumented getting more white-collar jobsUSA TODAY
Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls ...Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project
More undocumented immigrants get white-collar jobsJacksonville Business Journal
New York Daily News -Washington Post -Atlanta Journal Constitution
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Wells Fargo cutting 1000 home loan servicing jobs - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

March 26, 2015 - 4:02pm

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Wells Fargo cutting 1000 home loan servicing jobs
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The Wells Fargo & Co. call center is located at 11200 W. Parkland Ave. on Milwaukee's northwest side. By Paul Gores of the Journal Sentinel. March 25, 2015. inShare0; Email; Print; (189) Comments · Wells Fargo & Co. said Wednesday it is planning to ...
Wells Fargo to cut 1000 jobs, shut Milwaukee home-lending officeReuters
Wells Fargo Cutting 1000 Jobs as It Closes Milwaukee OfficeABC News
Wells Fargo to Close Milwaukee Office, Slash 1100+ JobsZacks.com
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One of the most powerful women in Silicon Valley has ties to two top 2016 ... - Business Insider

March 26, 2015 - 3:03pm

Business Insider

One of the most powerful women in Silicon Valley has ties to two top 2016 ...
Business Insider
Billionaire Laurene Powell-Jobs, widow of Steve Jobs, has a long history as a Democratic donor including contributions to the party's likely frontrunner in the 2016 presidential race, Hillary Clinton. However, Powell-Jobs also has close ties to one of ...

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Your neighborhood: It's where the Triad jobs aren't - Triad Business Journal

March 26, 2015 - 1:44pm

Triad Business Journal

Your neighborhood: It's where the Triad jobs aren't
Triad Business Journal
Triad residents are seeing fewer and fewer jobs near where they live, according to a new analysis of demographic and employment data. The Greensboro-High Point and Winston-Salem metro areas are among 30 of the nation's 96 largest that experienced a ...

Panel okays route to permanent federal jobs for firefighter temps - Washington Post (blog)

March 26, 2015 - 11:30am

Panel okays route to permanent federal jobs for firefighter temps
Washington Post (blog)
Federal firefighters hired seasonally to extinguish wild land blazes would be allowed to compete for permanent positions under legislation approved by a House panel. “Because of their status, benefits and career advancement opportunities are limited ...

Unemployment rate ticks up in N.J. as financial sector sheds jobs - NJ.com

March 26, 2015 - 11:27am

NJ.com

Unemployment rate ticks up in N.J. as financial sector sheds jobs
NJ.com
New Jersey added more than 6,000 jobs in February, according to new data, but the state's unemployment rate inched up slightly to 6.4 percent. Two sectors led the state in employment gains last month: trade, transportation and utilities, which tacked ...
Mixed picture as N.J. added 6200 jobs in FebruaryNorthJersey.com
Surveys differ on whether New Jersey gained jobs last monthCharlotte Observer
State employment numbers paint mixed pictureNew Jersey Herald

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19 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress - Business Insider

March 26, 2015 - 10:33am

Business Insider

19 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress
Business Insider
A lot of people are mad that Apple bought this tiny company and shut it... Oracle's Larry Ellison bails on a keynote speech and the reaction was... Epically awesome photos of Mars · Scientists are baffled why a small cloud survived an epic battle with a.

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US jobs, services sector data point to growth rebound - Reuters

March 26, 2015 - 10:14am

Reuters

US jobs, services sector data point to growth rebound
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell more than expected last week while activity in the services sector hit a six-month high in March, underscoring the economy's solid fundamentals despite a recent ...

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The XX Factor: Getting More Young Women Ready For STEM Jobs - Forbes

March 26, 2015 - 10:00am

Forbes

The XX Factor: Getting More Young Women Ready For STEM Jobs
Forbes
Linda Hallman is CEO of the American Association of University Women. Scott McGregor is President and CEO of Broadcom Corporation. More girls and women than ever before are studying and excelling in science, technology, engineering and applied ...

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Report: Undocumented getting more white-collar jobs - USA TODAY

March 26, 2015 - 9:25am

USA TODAY

Report: Undocumented getting more white-collar jobs
USA TODAY
Undocumented immigrants are increasingly getting white-collar jobs as lower-skilled industries let more workers go, according to a report released Thursday. In the years since the global recession slammed the U.S. economy — from 2007 to 2012 ...
Majority of undocumented immigrants work in low-skill jobs, report findsWashington Post
Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls ...Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project
New Pew report shows jobs shifts for unauthorized workersDallas Morning News (blog)
Atlanta Journal Constitution
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Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls ... - Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project

March 26, 2015 - 9:07am

Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project

Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls ...
Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project
U.S.-born and Unauthorized Immigrant Workers, by Major Occupation, 2012 In a reflection of changes in the overall economy since the Great Recession, the U.S. unauthorized immigrant workforce now holds fewer blue-collar jobs and more white-collar ones ...
More Illegal Immigrants Snagging White-Collar JobsThe Fiscal Times
Report: Undocumented getting more white-collar jobsUSA TODAY
Majority of undocumented immigrants work in low-skill jobs, report findsWashington Post
New York Daily News -Fox News Latino -Atlanta Journal Constitution
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