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UMass Memorial Medical cutting more than 100 jobs - Boston Globe

April 16, 2014 - 11:46am

Boston Globe

UMass Memorial Medical cutting more than 100 jobs
Boston Globe
UMass Memorial Medical Center will shed more than 100 full-time jobs, including 55 nursing positions on two Worcester campuses, in the latest restructuring move at the largest employer in Central Massachusetts, the hospital said Wednesday.
UMass hospital to shed an additional 103 jobsSentinel and Enterprise

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The Post-Employment Economy Makes Entrepreneurs of Us All - Pacific Standard

April 16, 2014 - 10:05am

The Post-Employment Economy Makes Entrepreneurs of Us All
Pacific Standard
The United States economy added 192,000 jobs in private industries in March, according to numbers recently released by the Labor Department. Unemployment is staying stable at 6.7 percent, down from over nine percent in 2011. Retail sales rebounded in ...

10 Most Soul-Killing, Dangerous, Underpaid, Going-Nowhere Jobs For 2014 - ABC News

April 16, 2014 - 9:58am

ABC News

10 Most Soul-Killing, Dangerous, Underpaid, Going-Nowhere Jobs For 2014
ABC News
Lumberjacks aren't cutting it. That's according to CareerCast.com, which says being a tree-feller is the absolute worst, most going-nowhere job of any in the U.S. It's also dangerous and underpaid. The site's annual ranking of 200 different vocations ...

FACT SHEET - American Job Training Investments: Skills and Jobs to Build a ... - Whitehouse.gov (press release)

April 16, 2014 - 8:51am

FACT SHEET - American Job Training Investments: Skills and Jobs to Build a ...
Whitehouse.gov (press release)
To create new opportunities for all hard-working Americans to get ahead, the President has asked the Vice President to lead an initiative to help individuals get trained with skills businesses need now and then placed in good, middle class jobs ...

The 10 Worst Jobs Of 2014 - Business Insider

April 16, 2014 - 8:42am

The 10 Worst Jobs Of 2014
Business Insider
A new report from CareerCast shows that things aren't so bright for those in the logging or newspaper industries. The career guidance website just released its 26th annual Jobs Rated report, which evaluates income, outlook, environmental factors ...

The 9 Best Jobs In Africa Don't Exist Yet - Forbes

April 16, 2014 - 8:16am

Forbes

The 9 Best Jobs In Africa Don't Exist Yet
Forbes
Sixty percent of the best jobs in the next 10 years haven't been invented yet. At least that's what futurologist Thomas Frey is fond of saying. This is great news because lots of good, new jobs will be needed in order for Africa to reverse staggering ...

Kentucky employment numbers are in for '13, but not all was rosy - Louisville Business First

April 16, 2014 - 8:06am

Kentucky employment numbers are in for '13, but not all was rosy
Louisville Business First
Hiring has picked up locally, but jobs across the state were down last year from 2012. Ed Green: Senior Reporter- Business First: Email | Twitter | Google+. More than three months into 2014, the final tallies are in on county and metro area employment ...

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Steve Jobs' death ignited Samsung's anti-iPhone marketing fire - BGR

April 16, 2014 - 6:31am

Apple Insider

Steve Jobs' death ignited Samsung's anti-iPhone marketing fire
BGR
New evidence from the second U.S. Apple vs Samsung patent lawsuit has revealed that Samsung was somewhat afraid of starting a clear, full-fledged anti-iPhone marketing campaign in 2011 – a move which actually proved to be detrimental to Samsung's ...
Samsung email targeted Steve Jobs' death as "our best opportunity to attack ...Apple Insider
Samsung Okayed Vicious Apple Ads Two Days After Steve Jobs Passed AwayTIME
Death of Steve Jobs prompted Samsung's U-turn on Apple attack ads9 to 5 Mac
Fortune
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The best and worst jobs for 2014 - abc13.com

April 16, 2014 - 5:53am

abc13.com

The best and worst jobs for 2014
abc13.com
Mathematician topped the list as the best job in America. Companies need more people who can break down numbers and explain them in ways people can understand. A tenured university professor is the second best job, followed by a statistician, for the ...
Looking for a new job? Annual survey shows the best, worst jobs in AmericaThe Post-Standard
The 10 Worst Jobs Of 2014Business Insider
They're the Best of Jobs, They're the Worst of JobsNBCNews.com
Upstart -AOL Jobs -The American Bazaar
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Samsung email targeted Steve Jobs' death as "our best opportunity to attack ... - Apple Insider

April 16, 2014 - 2:11am

Apple Insider

Samsung email targeted Steve Jobs' death as "our best opportunity to attack ...
Apple Insider
Samsung executives discussed Steve Jobs' passing as "unfortunately" having an "unintended benefit for Apple," and at the same time, "our best opportunity to attack iPhone," in internal memos marked "highly confidential," presented in the Apple v ...
Samsung Exec Apparently Called Steve Jobs' Death The 'Best Opportunity To ...Huffington Post
No, Samsung Execs Didn't Try to Dance on Steve Jobs' GraveAdAge.com
Samsung Saw Opportunity in Steve Jobs' Death, Emails RevealMashable
New York Times (blog) -The Week Magazine -TheStreet.com
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Was Steve Jobs a bully? - New York Post

April 15, 2014 - 9:28pm

NDTV

Was Steve Jobs a bully?
New York Post
Late Apple CEO Steve Jobs is seen in 2011 delivering the keynote address at the Apple World Wide Developers Conference. Photo: Getty Images. MORE ON: Steve Jobs · Apple 'design guru' gains more control over company's products · What is Apple's ...
Apple Wants To Keep Evidence That Steve Jobs Was A 'Bully' Out Of CourtHuffington Post
Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of trial: tech companiesReuters
Tech giants want Steve Jobs' personality out of wage-fixing suitCNET

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Ad watch: Jim Francesconi's jobs ad targets low wage earners, union workers - The Oregonian

April 15, 2014 - 6:58pm

Willamette Week

Ad watch: Jim Francesconi's jobs ad targets low wage earners, union workers
The Oregonian
Grab your popcorn and a good seat on the couch, readers. Multnomah County Chair candidate Jim Francesconi has released race's the first TV ad. This year, we're approaching Multnomah County political advertisements with point-by-point breakdowns of ...
Francesconi Watches Welders, Promises Jobs in First TV SpotWillamette Week

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Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of trial: tech companies - Reuters

April 15, 2014 - 5:01pm

Economic Times

Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of trial: tech companies
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed to offer evidence that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was "a bully," four major tech companies argued in a court filing. Tech workers ...
Tech giants want Steve Jobs' personality out of wage-fixing suitCNET
Leave Steve Jobs Out Of It, Apple Tells Judge In Poaching SuitLaw360 (subscription)

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Looking for a new job? Annual survey shows the best, worst jobs in America - The Post-Standard

April 15, 2014 - 4:45pm

abc13.com

Looking for a new job? Annual survey shows the best, worst jobs in America
The Post-Standard
Mathematicians ranked first in the 2014 CareerCast survey of the best jobs. In this file photo, third grade teacher Colleen Brigati at Huntington School teaches children how to measure capacity in liquids. (Ellen M. Blalock / eblalock@syracuse.com). Print.
The best and worst jobs for 2014abc13.com
When it comes to jobs, mathematicians are No. 1CBS News
The 10 Worst Jobs Of 2014Business Insider
NBCNews.com -AOL Jobs -Times of India
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Officials accepting applications for Cuyahoga County low-income youth jobs ... - The Plain Dealer

April 15, 2014 - 4:39pm

Officials accepting applications for Cuyahoga County low-income youth jobs ...
The Plain Dealer
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Thousands of jobs will be available this summer to low-income youth in Cuyahoga County through a county-run employment program, County Executive Ed FitzGerald said in a press release. The jobs program will be open to people ...

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Oregon reports significant jobs growth in March - KATU

April 15, 2014 - 3:22pm

kgw.com

Oregon reports significant jobs growth in March
KATU
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon state economists say March saw the largest one-month increase in jobs since well before the Great Recession. The news came Tuesday in the monthly report on jobs and joblessness. It put the state's unemployment rate at 6.9 ...
Oregon employers add many jobs in March as economic growth acceleratesStatesman Journal
State adds 7500 jobs as March unemployment rate hits 6.9 percentPortland Tribune

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Top jobs of 2014 heavy in math and science - Phoenix Business Journal (blog)

April 15, 2014 - 3:13pm

Top jobs of 2014 heavy in math and science
Phoenix Business Journal (blog)
Jeremy Babendure, center, executive director of the Arizona SciTech Festival, with performers dressed as Galileo Galilei (left) and Leonardo da Vinci at the Arizona Renaissance Festival's Discovery Days as part of efforts to promote the education of ...

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Apple Wants To Keep Evidence That Steve Jobs Was A 'Bully' Out Of Court - Huffington Post

April 15, 2014 - 2:45pm

CNBC.com

Apple Wants To Keep Evidence That Steve Jobs Was A 'Bully' Out Of Court
Huffington Post
Apple Inc. Chairman and CEO Steve Jobs speaks at an Apple event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) | ASSOCIATED PRESS. Share. Tweet · 0. Email. Comment. Share on ...
Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of hiring trial, tech companies sayCNBC.com

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Law Professor Outraged By Plan To Use His Raise To Fund Jobs For ... - Above the Law

April 15, 2014 - 1:54pm

Above the Law

Law Professor Outraged By Plan To Use His Raise To Fund Jobs For ...
Above the Law
We all know that the employment landscape for recent law school graduates is still looking pretty bleak. Fifty-seven percent of 2013?s law school graduates are employed in full-time, long-term jobs that require bar passage. If we exclude the ...

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David Fincher Probably Won't Direct The Steve Jobs Movie - Huffington Post

April 15, 2014 - 12:44pm

David Fincher Probably Won't Direct The Steve Jobs Movie
Huffington Post
David Fincher is battling with Sony over the forthcoming Steve Jobs biopic. | Koki Nagahama via Getty Images. Share. Tweet. Email. Comment. Share on Google+ · tumblr · stumble · reddit. More: Steve Jobs David Fincher Steve Jobs Steve Jobs Movie Aaron ...