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Colorado jobs: Another sharp drop in unemployment - Denver Business Journal

November 21, 2014 - 9:20am

Denver Business Journal

Colorado jobs: Another sharp drop in unemployment
Denver Business Journal
Chart shows Colorado non-farm payroll job trends over the last decade. After a sharp drop caused by the economic downturn, payroll jobs have now surpassed their pre-recession levels in the state. Colorado had an estimated 2,461,700 payroll jobs as of ...

Bronx youth turn to unconventional jobs in bleak job market - CNBC

November 21, 2014 - 8:57am

CNBC

Bronx youth turn to unconventional jobs in bleak job market
CNBC
When Luis ran away from his rural home in Guatemala he had no idea he would end up washing dishes in a New York City restaurant to make ends meet. During his three-month trek to America, he said, he did not envision himself working as a day laborer to ...

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Massachusetts Adds 1200 Jobs in October - Business West (blog)

November 21, 2014 - 8:24am

Denver Business Journal

Massachusetts Adds 1200 Jobs in October
Business West (blog)
BOSTON — The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) reported this week that preliminary estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show Massachusetts added 1,200 jobs in October for a total preliminary estimate of ...
Colorado jobs: Another sharp drop in unemploymentDenver Business Journal
MA Added 1200 Jobs in October of 2014GoLocal Worcester
Massachusetts unemployment: state adds 1200 jobs but unemployment rate ...MassLive.com
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State: Jobs growth continued for 8th month in October - FOX CT

November 21, 2014 - 8:05am

FOX CT

State: Jobs growth continued for 8th month in October
FOX CT
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Labor Department says employers added 3,600 jobs last month, the eighth monthly gain this year as the state continues its jobs recovery from the worst recession in decades. The state said Thursday that the ...
Norwich-New London region gained 1100 jobs in OctoberTheDay.com
Connecticut adds jobs for 8th month in October, led by retailCT Post

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Complicated jobs better for brain, research says - KIRO Seattle

November 21, 2014 - 7:49am

Complicated jobs better for brain, research says
KIRO Seattle
Your job could be protecting your aging brain. Scientists at the University of Edinburgh found the more complicated someone's job is, the more likely they are to score well on memory and cognitive thinking tests into old age. The researchers first ...

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Here's What Happened When Steve Jobs Called Jon Stewart After He Made... - Business Insider

November 21, 2014 - 7:20am

Business Insider

Here's What Happened When Steve Jobs Called Jon Stewart After He Made...
Business Insider
A Major Long-Term Change In The Labor Market Is Bad News For The US... GameStop Is Crashing. A 2-Minute Conversation With A Supermarket Cashier Shook My Faith In The... 15 Things Successful People Do In Their 20s. The 16 Smartest Things I Ever ...

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Part-time jobs put millions in poverty or close to it - CNNMoney

November 21, 2014 - 6:44am

Part-time jobs put millions in poverty or close to it
CNNMoney
They are unable to get full-time work and the benefits and stability that come with it. It's a constant struggle for these families and a worrying sign for America's recovery. Overall U.S. unemployment has fallen steeply in the past year (from 7.2% in ...

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The 8 Jobs In High Demand That Don't Require A College Degree - Forbes

November 21, 2014 - 5:01am

WABC-TV

The 8 Jobs In High Demand That Don't Require A College Degree
Forbes
As the high demand for skilled labor continues to dominate conversations about hiring, some jobs that don't require a college degree remain open month after month, with few workers to fill them. This list, compiled by CareerBuilder with Economic ...
The 10 Best Jobs For 2015Business Insider
CareerBuilder releases top jobs for 2015 that don't require college degree ...WABC-TV

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Season jobs on the rise for holidays - WJXT Jacksonville

November 21, 2014 - 4:50am

WJXT Jacksonville

Season jobs on the rise for holidays
WJXT Jacksonville
We are officially in the holiday season with Thanksgiving less than a week away! And with the holidays, comes the busiest shopping rush of the year. Quick Clicks. Avoiding job scams · 8 years later, hit-and-run case... Be alert: Criminals target ...

Arizona employers added 28000 jobs in October - azcentral.com

November 21, 2014 - 12:59am

Ahwatukee Foothills News

Arizona employers added 28000 jobs in October
azcentral.com
PHOENIX -- Arizona employers added more than 28,000 jobs in October, many of them in seasonal retail hiring, bringing down the state's unemployment rate slightly. Loading… Post to Facebook. Arizona employers added 28,000 jobs in October PHOENIX ...
Arizona gains jobs, though maybe not the best onesYuma Sun

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Local jobs picture still shows gains - Poughkeepsie Journal

November 20, 2014 - 7:19pm

Local jobs picture still shows gains
Poughkeepsie Journal
More jobs existed in the Hudson Valley in October than a year earlier, state labor officials said Thursday, confirming that the upward trend seen all year is still there. For the seven-county region, there were 1,500 more people with local jobs than in ...
Hudson Valley gains over 4000 new jobs in year ending in OctoberMid-Hudson News

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Boeing layoffs target 130 jobs in Huntsville, elsewhere as work shifts on NASA ... - AL.com

November 20, 2014 - 6:53pm

whnt.com

Boeing layoffs target 130 jobs in Huntsville, elsewhere as work shifts on NASA ...
AL.com
Boeing Gateway Boeing hung this banner when it began moving its NASA support workers into the new Redstone Gateway office complex near the Gate 9 entrance to Huntsville's Redstone Arsenal. The company announced Thursday it will terminate 130 ...
Boeing cutting 130 jobs in Huntsville and beyondNews Courier
Boeing to cut 130 jobs in HuntsvilleBirmingham Business Journal

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Connecticut adds 3600 jobs, but jobless rate holds steady at 6.4% - New Haven Register

November 20, 2014 - 5:28pm

WTNH

Connecticut adds 3600 jobs, but jobless rate holds steady at 6.4%
New Haven Register
WETHERSFIELD >> Connecticut's economy added 3,600 jobs in October, according to the state Department of Labor, although the unemployment rate remained unchanged. Connecticut's unemployment rate stayed at 6.4 percent in October, lagging behind ...
Connecticut adds jobs for 8th month in October, led by retailGreenwich Time
Norwich-New London region gains 1100 jobs in October 11-20 5:28 pmTheDay.com
State: Jobs growth continued for 8th month in Oct.WTNH
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New Jersey sheds 4500 jobs in October - NorthJersey.com

November 20, 2014 - 5:19pm

New Jersey sheds 4500 jobs in October
NorthJersey.com
New Jersey's employment market sagged in October with a loss of 4,500 jobs, putting the state on track to end the year with gains only slightly better than 2013's lackluster performance, according to figures released Thursday. The loss of 2,400 private ...

Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic dies at Sony, but it may find a new home - The Verge

November 20, 2014 - 4:53pm

Gawker

Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic dies at Sony, but it may find a new home
The Verge
Aaron Sorkin's highly anticipated Steve Jobs biopic has had an extremely rocky development under Sony Pictures, culminating last night with Sony choosing to simply drop the movie altogether, according to Deadline. That doesn't mean that Sorkin's film ...
Is Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie Dead?Gawker
Sony Pictures Has Abandoned Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs BiopicGizmodo
Sony abandons Steve Jobs movie, though Universal may save itDigital Trends
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Arizona adds 29000 October jobs; unemployment drops to 6.8% - Phoenix Business Journal

November 20, 2014 - 3:15pm

Phoenix Business Journal

Arizona adds 29000 October jobs; unemployment drops to 6.8%
Phoenix Business Journal
Arizona's private sector added 28,500 jobs in October over September – nearly double the typical October over the last 10 years, and 62 percent more than the post-recession job gains for the month. The state's unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 percent, ...
Arizona employers added 28000 jobs in Octoberazcentral.com
Massachusetts unemployment: state adds 1200 jobs but unemployment rate ...MassLive.com
Minnesota adds 9500 jobs in Oct., jobless rate falls to 3.9%Minneapolis Star Tribune
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To grow Illinois jobs, fix the tax code - Chicago Tribune

November 20, 2014 - 3:09pm

To grow Illinois jobs, fix the tax code
Chicago Tribune
A state flag flies in front of the Illinois Capitol building on May 14 in Springfield. A state flag flies in front of the Illinois Capitol building on May 14 in Springfield. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune). Laws and LegislationBruce RaunerPat ...

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NJ jobs: Why is the state falling behind? - Asbury Park Press

November 20, 2014 - 2:48pm

Asbury Park Press

NJ jobs: Why is the state falling behind?
Asbury Park Press
New Jersey last month lost 4,500 jobs, and its unemployment rate ticked up to 6.6 percent from 6.5 percent. Loading… Post to Facebook. NJ jobs: Why is the state falling behind? New Jersey last month lost 4,500 jobs, and its unemployment rate ticked up ...

New Jersey loses jobs in October as it prepares for bond sale - Reuters

November 20, 2014 - 2:01pm

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

New Jersey loses jobs in October as it prepares for bond sale
Reuters
(Reuters) - New Jersey's economy showed more cracks on Thursday as the U.S. state with the second-lowest credit rating in the country reported 4,500 jobs lost in October and an upward tick in its unemployment rate. The latest bad news broke a streak of ...
Minnesota gains 9500 jobs in October; Who's hiring and firing?Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Massachusetts unemployment: state adds 1200 jobs but unemployment rate ...The Republican - masslive.com
Minnesota adds 9500 jobs in Oct., jobless rate falls to 3.9%Minneapolis Star Tribune
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More jobs posted for Tesla gigafactory - Reno Gazette Journal

November 20, 2014 - 1:54pm

Reno Gazette Journal

More jobs posted for Tesla gigafactory
Reno Gazette Journal
New positions posted while building gains steam for electric car maker Tesla Motors' battery facility in Northern Nevada. Loading… Post to Facebook. More jobs posted for Tesla gigafactory New positions posted while building gains steam for electric ...

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