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Top 10 Cities For Grads To Get Jobs - Investopedia

April 20, 2015 - 11:48am

Top 10 Cities For Grads To Get Jobs
Investopedia
The end of the school year is rapidly approaching. Soon there will be millions of young adults hitting the streets with a fresh degree in their hands looking for a job. While there is a lot of talk in pop culture about how a degree doesn't help, and ...

Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobs - The CT Mirror

April 20, 2015 - 11:23am

Hartford Courant

Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobs
The CT Mirror
Connecticut gained an estimated 4,000 non-farm jobs in March, with the jobless rate remaining unchanged at 6.4 percent, according to a report released Monday by the state Department of Labor. The data showed civilian labor force growth for the 18th ...
State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department ReportsHartford Courant
Connecticut adds 4000 jobs in march but unemployment rate unchangedNew Haven Register
State added 4000 jobs in March; erases Feb. decline due to weatherWaterbury Republican American
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Tax Cuts Boost Jobs, Just Not When Targeted at Rich - Wall Street Journal (blog)

April 20, 2015 - 11:09am

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Tax Cuts Boost Jobs, Just Not When Targeted at Rich
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Tax cuts are an effective way to bolster a weak economy and create jobs—as long as they are targeted at the bottom 90% of income earners. That's according to a working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research that adds new ...

State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department Reports - Hartford Courant

April 20, 2015 - 11:08am

Hartford Courant

State Added 4000 Jobs In March, Labor Department Reports
Hartford Courant
HARTFORD — Connecticut employers added 4,000 jobs in March, a strong rebound from February, when the state's workforce shrank by thousands, the state Department of Labor said Monday. Connecticut has added 27,100 jobs in the past year. The state's ...
Jobless rate stays at 6.4% as Connecticut gains 4000 jobsThe CT Mirror
Connecticut adds 4000 jobs in march but unemployment rate unchangedNew Haven Register
State added 4000 jobs in March; erases Feb. decline due to weatherWaterbury Republican American
theday.com -Greenfield Daily Reporter
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Healthcare: The Biggest Front In The Coming Jobs War - Forbes

April 20, 2015 - 10:15am

Forbes

Healthcare: The Biggest Front In The Coming Jobs War
Forbes
The Chairman of Gallup, Jim Clifton, made a strong case that we're in World War III in his book The Coming Jobs War. Just as the previous wars impacted which countries would lead the world in prosperity, the “war” we are in will dictate the communities ...

5 Strategy Lessons From Bill Gates, Andy Grove, And Steve Jobs - Forbes

April 20, 2015 - 9:35am

Forbes

5 Strategy Lessons From Bill Gates, Andy Grove, And Steve Jobs
Forbes
If there were a Mount Rushmore for technological innovation, Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs would be the faces looking outward. The longtime CEOs of Microsoft Microsoft, Intel Intel, and Apple Apple have done more than anyone to popularize the ...

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Work Resumes at Orascom Site, Laid Off Workers Still Looking for Jobs - WQAD.com

April 20, 2015 - 9:32am

WQAD.com

Work Resumes at Orascom Site, Laid Off Workers Still Looking for Jobs
WQAD.com
Construction work resumed at the Orascom construction site on Monday, April 20, 2015, but hundreds of AECOM-URS workers were still looking for new jobs at the project. On Friday, April 17, 2015, the workers found out they were temporarily being laid off.

Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs - KVUE

April 20, 2015 - 8:50am

KVUE

Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs
KVUE
A new report from Forbes shows that Austin is still leading the country in the technology-based jobs. Loading… Post to Facebook. Austin deemed No. 1 in America for new tech jobs A new report from Forbes shows that Austin is still leading the country ...

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Portland's building boom leads development bureau to request 33 new jobs - OregonLive.com

April 20, 2015 - 8:36am

OregonLive.com

Portland's building boom leads development bureau to request 33 new jobs
OregonLive.com
Elshad Hajiyev looked out the office window in downtown Portland to the sight of massive construction cranes last week and smiled. "It makes us happy," Hajiyev, Portland's Bureau of Development Services finance manager said Friday. "Because there are ...

The potential for robots to perform human jobs - Phys.Org

April 20, 2015 - 7:30am

Phys.Org

The potential for robots to perform human jobs
Phys.Org
Here's a game to play over dinner. One person names a profession that they believe can't be taken over by a machine, and another person has to make a case why it's not so future-proof. We played this game on an upcoming episode of SBS's Insight on the ...

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Monday Morning Jobseeker - registered nurses, CNC programmers, software ... - MLive.com

April 20, 2015 - 6:58am

MLive.com

Monday Morning Jobseeker - registered nurses, CNC programmers, software ...
MLive.com
This file photo shows an employment application form on a table during a job fair. (Mike Groll). Print Email · Stephen Kloosterman | sklooste@mlive.com By Stephen Kloosterman | sklooste@mlive.com The Muskegon Chronicle Follow on Twitter on April 20 ...

In New Millennium, No Jobs for Millennials - Bloomberg View

April 20, 2015 - 6:03am

Bloomberg View

In New Millennium, No Jobs for Millennials
Bloomberg View
Young people bounce back from adversity faster than their elders, right? Not when it comes to American jobs. Six years after the U.S. economy began expanding from the worst recession since the Great Depression, people ages 25 to 34 are having a harder ...
In new millennium, no jobs open for millennialsPropertyCasualty360
Another View: In new millennium, no jobs open for millennialsKane County Chronicle

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Jerry's Jobs: Working at Keansburg Amusement Park - Asbury Park Press

April 20, 2015 - 5:07am

Asbury Park Press

Jerry's Jobs: Working at Keansburg Amusement Park
Asbury Park Press
KEANSBURG – My hand is hovering over the button. I am waiting for the signal, a thumbs up, from my colleague in the lookout tower. I'm about to send two teenage girls hurtling 10 stories skyward at a speed of 35 miles an hour. This is the closest I'll ...

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Statewide employment forecast to expand 2.9% - Hawaii 24/7 (press release)

April 20, 2015 - 5:04am

Statewide employment forecast to expand 2.9%
Hawaii 24/7 (press release)
The state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations has announced the release of its Employment Forecasts for the Short-Term Future – 2016 publication, which forecasts that statewide employment will expand by 2.9 percent, or 19,760 jobs, from the ...

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Program offers jobs to teens - Stockton Record

April 20, 2015 - 2:14am

Program offers jobs to teens
Stockton Record
For the past 31 summers, students from low-income families have been given the opportunity to enter the work force and learn much-needed skills to prepare them for life after high school. Positions offered include administrative, maintenance and retail ...

Report: Providence should consolidate jobs, require more collaboration - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

April 20, 2015 - 12:19am

Report: Providence should consolidate jobs, require more collaboration
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence could save hundreds of thousands of dollars each year by consolidating jobs and requiring better collaboration between departments, according to a report commissioned by the City Council. The study, conducted by ...

Dave Andelman: Minimum wage hike will cost more teen jobs - Boston Herald

April 19, 2015 - 11:05pm

Boston Herald

Dave Andelman: Minimum wage hike will cost more teen jobs
Boston Herald
School will let out soon, and a crisis of teen summer unemployment will be upon us. Our state already has 1 million adults who are under-employed or collect welfare or unemployment. Despite the Orwellian lie that the “unemployment rate” is a wonderful ...

After variety of jobs, woman on road to graduation at Autry - Enid News & Eagle

April 19, 2015 - 11:00pm

Enid News & Eagle

After variety of jobs, woman on road to graduation at Autry
Enid News & Eagle
Suzanne Smith, who has been a cafe owner in Florida to driving 18-wheelers with her twin sister, will graduate from Autry Technology Center's Surgery Technology program in July. (Photo provided). Posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015 11:00 pm. After variety ...
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Agent McCray lands Rivals league, high school coaching jobs - Detroit Free Press

April 19, 2015 - 8:57pm

Detroit Free Press

Agent McCray lands Rivals league, high school coaching jobs
Detroit Free Press
Nate McCray's activity in the sports world has run the gamut. From semi-pro football player in Virginia, to sports agent for players in the CFL, NBA and FIBA along with scouting talent he has worn different hats. Now he is trying his hand at coaching ...

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Program prepares teens, young adults for employment - MyCentralJersey.com

April 19, 2015 - 7:32pm

MyCentralJersey.com

Program prepares teens, young adults for employment
MyCentralJersey.com
Kevin Slover, a former participant in one of Middle Earth's employment readiness programs. (Photo: Photo courtesy of Middle Earth). Story Highlights. Participants in the program receive $450 to attend the classes; During the program, participants ...