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The Highest-Paying Jobs At Google [RANKED] - Business Insider

August 17, 2014 - 9:16am

Business Insider

The Highest-Paying Jobs At Google [RANKED]
Business Insider
Google loves its engineers. So it's not much of a surprise that software engineers are some of the best-paid employees at the company. But there are a bunch of other roles at Google — and a lot of them have salaries that are competitive with Google's ...

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Buckley: These guys' jobs are quite a workout - Boston Herald

August 17, 2014 - 8:48am

Boston Herald

Buckley: These guys' jobs are quite a workout
Boston Herald
They don't throw crisp, laser-beam passes into the end zone, as Tom Brady does. They don't hit dramatic, game-winning home runs deep into the night sky, as David Ortiz does. They don't glide effortlessly and untouched through the paint, as Rajon Rondo ...

Available jobs increase, wages up - Laramie Boomerang

August 17, 2014 - 7:59am

Available jobs increase, wages up
Laramie Boomerang
Albany County is experiencing a growth in all aspects of the job market, according to a Wyoming Department of Workforce Services study. The largest growth in the county between the fourth quarters of 2012-2013 was total payroll. The county payroll ...

Here Are Some Jobs That Are Basically Guaranteed To Be Taken Over By Robots - Business Insider

August 17, 2014 - 5:20am

Here Are Some Jobs That Are Basically Guaranteed To Be Taken Over By Robots
Business Insider
A common source of anxiety stems from wondering what jobs robots will take over from humans. Some people are worried that the rise of robots will have profound economic effects, causing some extreme winners and extreme losers, depending on whether ...

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Your Legal Corner: Employment discrimination - The Star-Ledger

August 17, 2014 - 5:05am

Your Legal Corner: Employment discrimination
The Star-Ledger
Today Your Legal Corner will address employment discrimination. For the past 20 years, I have been in the same line of work: helping others to understand the complexities of the law, as an attorney, an advocate or a writer. Prior to that, my jobs were ...

Amazon has 300 warehouse jobs to fill regionally - Hamilton Journal News (subscription)

August 17, 2014 - 5:02am

Amazon has 300 warehouse jobs to fill regionally
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)
Every Sunday, we'll report on new job opportunities in the community including companies hiring, how to apply, training programs and other economic trends that can affect your job search. By Chelsey Levingston. Staff Writer. Amazon is hiring for more ...

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Veterans employment assistance a growing need - Bowling Green Daily News

August 17, 2014 - 1:09am

Veterans employment assistance a growing need
Bowling Green Daily News
After serving two deployments in Afghanistan, David Jones of Bowling Green now works at UPS, and will pursue a nursing degree at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College. (Bac To Trong/Daily News). Buy this photo. Posted: Sunday ...

Southington helps promote employment opportunities for veterans - Meriden Record-Journal

August 17, 2014 - 12:03am

Southington helps promote employment opportunities for veterans
Meriden Record-Journal
SOUTHINGTON — Veterans are offered an opportunity to sign up for job opportunities in the area through the state American Legion. A spike in email signups came from Southington veterans after the link for the service was posted on the front page of ...

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Surprising salaries for jobs you'd never imagine - BBC News

August 16, 2014 - 9:14pm

Surprising salaries for jobs you'd never imagine
BBC News
Growing up, your parents may have encouraged you to become a doctor or lawyer, careers that elicited prestige and, quite often, were equated with very high pay. But it turns out that your childhood dreams of becoming a carpenter or a crane operator may ...

South Florida adds more jobs, but gets fewer incentives - Sun-Sentinel

August 16, 2014 - 12:30pm

South Florida adds more jobs, but gets fewer incentives
Sun-Sentinel
Despite its strong job creation, South Florida is getting fewer financial incentives from the state than Florida's other large metro areas. Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade employers created 8,384 jobs compared with 6,638 in the Orlando region during ...
Record Florida tourism numbers creating thousands of jobs, boosting local ...WPTV

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Employees continue to push back on proposed changes to public employment - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

August 16, 2014 - 12:16pm

Employees continue to push back on proposed changes to public employment
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
City workers have a deep distrust for Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration, and they fear his overhaul of the public-employment system will open the door to political interference in the workplace. That was the assessment of Bill Rousel, a public ...

California's July 2014 Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 7.4 Percent ... - Sierra Sun Times

August 16, 2014 - 10:24am

Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)

California's July 2014 Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 7.4 Percent ...
Sierra Sun Times
August 15, 2014 - SACRAMENTO – California's unemployment rate was unchanged at 7.4 percent in July, and nonfarm payroll jobs increased by 27,700 during the month for a total gain of 1,371,500 jobs since the recovery began in February 2010, according ...
Division of Employment Security accelerates unemployment appealsNews & Observer
OC Loses Jobs, Unemployment Rate Ticks UpOrange County Business Journal
California adds more than 27000 jobs in July; unemployment rate flatLos Angeles Times
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com -Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog) -Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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A Menagerie of Ideas, Unlocked in Odd Jobs - New York Times

August 16, 2014 - 8:15am

New York Times

A Menagerie of Ideas, Unlocked in Odd Jobs
New York Times
From the ages of 18 to 36 — when I began to teach creative writing — I worked variously as a house cleaner, house painter, landscaper, masseuse, editor and secretary. I worked as a tree planter in Zambia for a half-year when I was 19, then as a ...

Social Security Q&A: Would Switching to Non-Covered Employment Exempt Me ... - Forbes

August 16, 2014 - 1:43am

Social Security Q&A: Would Switching to Non-Covered Employment Exempt Me ...
Forbes
Social Security may be your largest or one of your largest assets. How you manage it, by deciding which benefits to collect and when, can make an absolutely huge difference to your lifetime benefits. And those with the highest past covered earnings ...

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Study: Split views on robots' employment role - The News Journal

August 16, 2014 - 12:45am

BBC News

Study: Split views on robots' employment role
The News Journal
The iCub robot, created by the Italian Institute of Technology, is used for research into human cognition and artificial intelligence. (Photo: AP ). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. WASHINGTON – In 2025, self-driving cars could be the norm, ...
Can You Guess Which Jobs Robots Will Probably Takeover?Boston.com

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Wisconsin program helps mentally ill residents find, keep jobs - Minneapolis Star Tribune

August 16, 2014 - 12:08am

Wisconsin program helps mentally ill residents find, keep jobs
Minneapolis Star Tribune
WAUSAU, Wis. — The nation's unemployment rate — currently 6.2 percent — is a statistic that gets plenty of scrutiny. But it pales in comparison to 82 percent. That's the U.S. unemployment rate among people with serious mental illnesses, according to ...

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Division of Employment Security accelerates unemployment appeals - News & Observer

August 15, 2014 - 11:13pm

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Division of Employment Security accelerates unemployment appeals
News & Observer
The state Division of Employment Security handled appeals on unemployment benefits decisions significantly faster in the second quarter. The agency reported that 64.5 percent of initial appeals of decisions to approve or reject claims for unemployment ...
Nevada jobs count up 44600 in last year, report saysLas Vegas Review-Journal
California adds more than 27000 jobs in July; unemployment rate flatLos Angeles Times
OC Loses Jobs, Unemployment Rate Ticks UpOrange County Business Journal
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com -Minneapolis Star Tribune -Business West (blog)
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High school diploma can lead to good jobs - WTSP 10 News

August 15, 2014 - 8:31pm

WTSP 10 News

High school diploma can lead to good jobs
WTSP 10 News
Armed with a high school degree, job seekers can pick from 115 occupations that pay at least $20 an hour on average, or more than twice the federal minimum wage, the analysis found. (Photo: Justin Sullivan Getty Images).

East Bay continues to add jobs - Contra Costa Times

August 15, 2014 - 7:55pm

East Bay continues to add jobs
Contra Costa Times
The East Bay economy continues to gain momentum, adding 2,500 jobs in July and extending a hiring surge that has produced steady job gains in recent months, state labor officials reported Friday. The job gains in the East Bay, led by more restaurant ...
Santa Clara County suffers jobs slumpSan Jose Mercury News

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California adds more than 27000 jobs in July - Los Angeles Times

August 15, 2014 - 7:54pm

California adds more than 27000 jobs in July
Los Angeles Times
Job seekers attend a job fair at the Anaheim Convention Center in June. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times). By Chris Kirkham contact the reporter · BusinessJobs and WorkplaceUnemployment and LayoffsJob Market. California adds more than 27,000 jobs ...
Despite slight unemployment rate rise, Inland Empire jobs growingSan Bernardino Sun

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