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Area "advanced industries" jobs not keeping pace in the recovery - The Advocate

May 19, 2015 - 3:28pm

The Advocate

Area "advanced industries" jobs not keeping pace in the recovery
The Advocate
Lower Fairfield County's employment in the "advanced industries" suffered the nation's second sharpest drop between 2010 and 2013, despite efforts by the administration of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to attract major employers and boost technology startup ...

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Survey: Ohio home to 89000 clean-energy jobs - Columbus Dispatch

May 19, 2015 - 3:14pm

Columbus Dispatch

Survey: Ohio home to 89000 clean-energy jobs
Columbus Dispatch
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More Americans Feel Comfortable Quitting Their Jobs, Survey Finds - Wall Street Journal (blog)

May 19, 2015 - 2:28pm

Wall Street Journal (blog)

More Americans Feel Comfortable Quitting Their Jobs, Survey Finds
Wall Street Journal (blog)
A poll of unemployed workers in the U.S. suggests that a growing, albeit small, share of individuals are out of work by choice. A Harris Poll of 1,553 unemployed individuals found that nearly one-fifth decided to quit their jobs, apparently buoyed by ...

Scott Walker jobs agency in 'chaos' amid calls for federal probe - MSNBC

May 19, 2015 - 2:05pm

MSNBC

Scott Walker jobs agency in 'chaos' amid calls for federal probe
MSNBC
Three days after being sworn in as Wisconsin governor in 2011, Scott Walker announced an ambitious plan to turn the state's commerce department into a semi-private corporation laser-focused on economic growth and job creation. “Transforming the ...

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Hundreds lose their jobs as Butler & Hosch law firm closes - Orlando Sentinel

May 19, 2015 - 1:11pm

Hundreds lose their jobs as Butler & Hosch law firm closes
Orlando Sentinel
Butler & Hosch, a law firm with a major office in Orlando, has closed its doors and laid off hundreds of attorneys and other employees. lRelated KEL attorneys' reprimand little solace for clients. Opinion · KEL attorneys' reprimand little solace for ...

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Why two music industry execs quit their jobs to start a wildly popular food site - Business Insider

May 19, 2015 - 12:14pm

Business Insider

Why two music industry execs quit their jobs to start a wildly popular food site
Business Insider
"Behold, the dessert you cannot leave without getting. That's a s'mores, deconstructed in a jar in layers of chocolate mousse and graham cracker crumble, with toasted marshmallow and a chocolate crunch bar on top." "You deserve this." Steinthal and ...

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EPA's biggest fear? Evaluating employment impacts of its regulations - The Hill (blog)

May 19, 2015 - 12:02pm

EPA's biggest fear? Evaluating employment impacts of its regulations
The Hill (blog)
Congress in 1977 mandated in every major environmental statute that EPA “continuously evaluate potential loss or shifts in employment” from its regulations in order to gauge the real regulatory impact on individuals and communities. Since 1977, EPA has ...

Why 'Free Trade' Treaties Destroy Jobs - Huffington Post

May 19, 2015 - 11:25am

Huffington Post

Why 'Free Trade' Treaties Destroy Jobs
Huffington Post
Skeptics would respond, "Show me the money. Show me the jobs and wages you're going to generate for working Americans. Explain how the TPP is going to be different from the lousy trade deals we've had since the North American Free Trade Agreement ...
Trans-Pacific Partnership will cost jobs (Your letters)Syracuse.com (blog)
Guest Column: TPA Will Boost Jobs & EconomyUtah Policy
Hillary Clinton Claims TPP Deal Must Ensure Increase in US JobsSputnik International

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The Apple iTV is dead: Steve Jobs didn't 'crack it' - CNNMoney

May 19, 2015 - 11:18am

CNNMoney

The Apple iTV is dead: Steve Jobs didn't 'crack it'
CNNMoney
One of the most anticipated Apple (AAPL, Tech30) products for many years has been an all-in one Apple TV, which would have a super-high resolution screen and on-demand programming. But, like so many other rumored tech products that never see the ...

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The Apple iTV is dead: Steve Jobs didn't 'crack it' - CNNMoney

May 19, 2015 - 11:18am

CNNMoney

The Apple iTV is dead: Steve Jobs didn't 'crack it'
CNNMoney
One of the most anticipated Apple (AAPL, Tech30) products for many years has been an all-in one Apple TV, which would have a super-high resolution screen and on-demand programming. But, like so many other rumored tech products that never see the ...

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The 'Steve Jobs' trailer is here, and complaints are already pouring in - MarketWatch

May 19, 2015 - 11:06am

MarketWatch

The 'Steve Jobs' trailer is here, and complaints are already pouring in
MarketWatch
“The musicians play the instruments. I play the orchestra. I sat in a garage and invented the future. Because artists lead and hacks ask for a show of hands.” That's Michael Fassbender playing Steve Jobs in the first trailer for the upcoming biopic ...
From the movie 'Steve Jobs'CNNMoney
Another 'Steve Jobs' movie is coming out, this time with Michael FassbenderUSA TODAY
ArtsBeat | About That 'Steve Jobs' TrailerNew York Times (blog)
Los Angeles Times -CNET
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Indianapolis outranks Chicago for best city for jobs in 2015 - WRTV Indianapolis

May 19, 2015 - 9:43am

WRTV Indianapolis

Indianapolis outranks Chicago for best city for jobs in 2015
WRTV Indianapolis
According to a new report released early Tuesday, Indianapolis is among one of the best cities for jobs in 2015, even outranking Chicago. WRTV. Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast ...

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These Are the Best U.S. Cities for Jobs (And They May Surprise You) - Bloomberg

May 19, 2015 - 9:35am

Bloomberg

These Are the Best U.S. Cities for Jobs (And They May Surprise You)
Bloomberg
It's not just the salary or job security that makes a city preferable for your job search. Often, such things as housing affordability and job satisfaction are just as important. Online career community Glassdoor just released a report naming the top ...
The 9 best US cities for jobsCBS News
The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This YearFast Company
The Top Cities For Jobs Right NowForbes
WIBW -SFGate (blog)
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The Top Cities For Jobs Right Now - Forbes

May 19, 2015 - 8:53am

Forbes

The Top Cities For Jobs Right Now
Forbes
Those hunting for jobs this spring may want to narrow their focus to small and mid-size cities–places like Kansas City, Columbus, and Indianapolis–that they may have previously overlooked, according to data released today by salary comparison and job ...
The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This YearFast Company
These Are the Best U.S. Cities for Jobs (And They May Surprise You)Bloomberg
The 9 best US cities for jobsCBS News
Boston.com -SFGate (blog)
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3 Great Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree - Kiplinger Personal Finance

May 19, 2015 - 8:51am

Kiplinger Personal Finance

3 Great Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree
Kiplinger Personal Finance
A bachelor's degree might not be worth it if the debt load you take on is too heavy. There are thriving careers out there with generous salaries and long-term job security that don't require a college degree, and I'm going to tell you about three of ...

N.J. still has fewer jobs, fewer businesses than before recession - NJ.com

May 19, 2015 - 7:23am

NJ.com

N.J. still has fewer jobs, fewer businesses than before recession
NJ.com
May 8, 2015. Colleen O'Dea Posted with permission from NJ Spotlight. Republish Reprint · Republish Online · Republish Offline · Reprint · Get Syndication Feed. Economic malaise still grips Garden State even as rest of the nation continues to add jobs ...

The 9 best US cities for jobs - CBS News

May 19, 2015 - 7:05am

CBS News

The 9 best US cities for jobs
CBS News
Americans are known for picking up and moving to big cities in search of better opportunities. Today, however, some of the best employment opportunities around the U.S. can be found in the country's smaller cities. What makes a city a good location for ...
These Are the Best U.S. Cities for Jobs (And They May Surprise You)Bloomberg
The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This YearFast Company
The Top Cities For Jobs Right NowForbes
SFGate (blog) -News & Observer
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Google offers cut-rate computing for low-priority jobs - Computerworld

May 19, 2015 - 5:25am

Computerworld

Google offers cut-rate computing for low-priority jobs
Computerworld
Got a cloud computing job that doesn't need to be completed right away? Google says it has a deal for you. On Monday, the company introduced a new compute service on the Google Cloud Platform that costs 70 percent less on average than an equivalent ...

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The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This Year - Fast Company

May 19, 2015 - 4:46am

Fast Company

The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This Year
Fast Company
Glassdoor's latest survey reveals the cities where workers are most satisfied (and can afford to buy the things that make them happy). By Lydia Dishman. A lot of factors go into finding the right job, and like many things in life, location plays a huge ...
Looking for Work? Raleigh, North Carolina, Was Named the No. 1 U.S. City for ...People Magazine
The Top Cities For Jobs Right NowForbes
The 9 best US cities for jobsCBS News
Bloomberg -TBO.com -Louisville Business First (blog)
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Paul Krugman | Trade and the Decline of US Manufacturing Employment - New York Times (blog)

May 19, 2015 - 3:18am

New York Times (blog)

Paul Krugman | Trade and the Decline of US Manufacturing Employment
New York Times (blog)
As Matthew Yglesias notes, many people believe that US manufacturing has disappeared because it has all moved to China and Mexico — but they're largely wrong. I'm not sure that pointing to measures of industrial production is the bet way to make this ...

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