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Detroit Summer Employment Efforts Get $500000 Funding Boost - CBS Local

March 23, 2015 - 5:30am

The Detroit News

Detroit Summer Employment Efforts Get $500000 Funding Boost
CBS Local
DETROIT (AP) – Efforts to boost summer employment of young people in Detroit are getting $500,000 in funding. The Detroit News reports the Skillman Foundation is awarding money for the work. Grow Detroit's Young Talent is a collaborative effort with ...
$500K in grants to help place youths in summer jobsThe Detroit News

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The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was - Backchannel

March 22, 2015 - 11:40pm

CNET

The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was
Backchannel
Walter Isaacson's official biography of Apple's genius leader is being challenged by a new book supported by Jobs's inner circle. Brent Schlender, with Bill Gates and Steve Jobs in 1991. On October 16, 2011, the early evening weather on the Stanford ...
Apple Opens Up to Praise New Book on Steve Jobs, and Criticize an Old OneNew York Times
Apple execs laud new Steve Jobs bio, pan an older oneCNET
Steve Jobs Almost Fired Apple Designer Jony Ive, Says Upcoming BiographyNBCNews.com
Mac Rumors -Fortune
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Starbucks Guarantees Jobs And College To 10000 Unemployed Youths As Next ... - Forbes

March 22, 2015 - 6:26pm

Starbucks Guarantees Jobs And College To 10000 Unemployed Youths As Next ...
Forbes
Starbucks Coffee has for years been acknowledged for its corporate social responsibility efforts. It's one of the only companies to achieve 100% on the Corporate Equality Index in 2015 according to the Human Rights Foundation, it's rated one of the ...

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Study: Despite higher levels of education, Millennials face harder time ... - FOX31 Denver

March 22, 2015 - 6:06pm

FOX31 Denver

Study: Despite higher levels of education, Millennials face harder time ...
FOX31 Denver
NEW YORK — Millennials are getting more college degrees, but they aren't getting as many jobs as their Gen X counterparts. Today's young adults are on track to becoming the most educated generation to date, according to new data from the Pew Research ...

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Vick, Welker, Wayne among veterans looking for jobs - NFL.com

March 22, 2015 - 6:01pm

Vick, Welker, Wayne among veterans looking for jobs
NFL.com
Free agency made a lot of NFL players rich over the last few weeks. But hitting the open market hasn't worked out for every big name. Some very well known NFL players are still without jobs, and they won't see the big contracts that were routinely ...

UN Women Cancels Partnership With Uber to Create 1 Million Jobs - Bloomberg

March 22, 2015 - 5:06pm

The Next Web

UN Women Cancels Partnership With Uber to Create 1 Million Jobs
Bloomberg
(Bloomberg) -- The United Nations backpedaled on plans to partner with Uber Technologies Inc. to create 1 million jobs for women within the next five years, amid pressure from labor union and non-governmental organizations. The deal aimed at advancing ...
UN women's organization spurns Uber's employment initiativeThe Next Web
UN Women not to partner with Uber in creating jobsReuters
UN Women deny 'partnership' with Uber after jobs announcementMashable
Engadget
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New faces fill top public safety jobs - Stevenspointjournal

March 22, 2015 - 12:09pm

New faces fill top public safety jobs
Stevenspointjournal
STEVENS POINT — They may be new, but they're confident too. The leader of every major public-safety agency in Portage County soon will be a rookie who has held the position for less than a year. But the professionals taking over those positions are ...

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Raleigh seeks teens for summer jobs - WRAL.com

March 22, 2015 - 10:54am

WRAL.com

Raleigh seeks teens for summer jobs
WRAL.com
The program provides job opportunities to teens ages 15 to 18 who live in Raleigh's city limits. They'll work 20 to 30 hours a week as office staff, light laborers, staff assistants and recreation counselors, according to the city's website. It runs ...

Virginia to test SNAP jobs program - Staunton News Leader

March 22, 2015 - 10:20am

Staunton News Leader

Virginia to test SNAP jobs program
Staunton News Leader
WASHINGTON – New federal grants will help 10 states test programs to help food stamp recipients find jobs, from using career coaches to quicker training courses to mental health assistance. The grants, announced Friday in Georgia by Agriculture ...

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Minneapolis Public Schools Cutting More Than 100 Jobs - CBS Local

March 22, 2015 - 9:12am

Minneapolis Public Schools Cutting More Than 100 Jobs
CBS Local
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minneapolis Public Schools has a plan to put more money into classrooms but it will impact more than 100 jobs. This week, the district will begin sending layoff notices to about 120 staff members. All those affected work in the ...

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Strictly Business: Will jobs fall into tech gap? - The Columbian

March 22, 2015 - 8:07am

The Columbian

Strictly Business: Will jobs fall into tech gap?
The Columbian
Stuck between two schools of thought about the inexorable shift toward higher levels of technology, toward the further distillation of automatic, mobile, social, virtual — everywhere, at all times. One school says (in cold, robot voice): "Get with the ...

How Steve Jobs reacted when a top Apple executive left for a competing company - Business Insider

March 22, 2015 - 7:03am

Business Insider

How Steve Jobs reacted when a top Apple executive left for a competing company
Business Insider
Steve Jobs was not happy when he discovered that one of his longtime friends and trusted Apple executives planned to join a competing company. He just couldn't process the idea of it, as Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli explain in their book, "Becoming ...
Apple Opens Up to Praise New Book on Steve Jobs, and Criticize an Old OneNew York Times
Becoming Steve Jobs: The journalist and the geniusFortune
'Steve Jobs: Man in the Machine' Movie: 3 Moments From The Early Days Of ...International Business Times
Huffington Post -Reuters -Apple Insider
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Cool Jobs: Land steward Shaun Ziegler cares for nature - Indianapolis Star

March 22, 2015 - 6:06am

Indianapolis Star

Cool Jobs: Land steward Shaun Ziegler cares for nature
Indianapolis Star
As a stewardship specialist for the Central Indiana Land Trust, Shaun Ziegler has spent a lot of time getting acquainted with Mother Nature. “I work with staff and volunteers to facilitate healthy, connected and ecologically sound natural areas,” he said.

Unemployment Is Down to 6.6% and the County Is Gaining Jobs - The Ledger

March 21, 2015 - 11:28pm

Unemployment Is Down to 6.6% and the County Is Gaining Jobs
The Ledger
LAKELAND | Donald Cameron doesn't have a job at the moment, but it's certainly not for lack of trying. Enlarge |. CYNTHIA HUTSON, left, a recruiter for The Results Companies of Winter Haven, speaks with Dusty Lindsey, center, of Auburndale and Ivelisse ...

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Lansing's auto suppliers bringing new jobs, plants - Lansing State Journal

March 21, 2015 - 11:24pm

Lansing State Journal

Lansing's auto suppliers bringing new jobs, plants
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – The exciting part about opening a factory, Tony Parente said, is the ability to give people jobs. He thinks of it as a community service. He has reason to be excited. Parente's company, Kirchhoff Van-Rob Inc., has 12 employees on the payroll ...

Why grow jobs when you can steal them? - Tallahassee.com

March 21, 2015 - 8:07pm

Tallahassee.com

Why grow jobs when you can steal them?
Tallahassee.com
Forget the charm offensive. In Gov. Rick Scott's war against other states for jobs, his strategy is more akin to the taunt offensive. As the nation is emerging from the deep recession and jobs are being created, governors have determined that luring ...

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Steve Jobs Bio Says Disney CEO Kept Jobs' Cancer A Secret: Bloomberg - Huffington Post

March 21, 2015 - 7:32pm

Apple Insider

Steve Jobs Bio Says Disney CEO Kept Jobs' Cancer A Secret: Bloomberg
Huffington Post
ARCHIV: Apple CEO Steve Jobs gestures during a keynote address to the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco (Foto vom 06.06.11). Der Apple-Gruender Steve Jobs ist im Alter von 56 Jahren gestorben. "In tiefer Trauer teilen wir mit, ...
Steve Jobs told Disney's Bob Iger about cancer recurrence 30 minutes before ...Apple Insider
Disney CEO Kept Steve Jobs's Cancer a Secret, New Biography SaysBloomberg
Disney CEO Bob Iger kept Steve Jobs' cancer a secret just before Disney bought ...Business Insider
Reuters -Fast Company -Phone Arena
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Utah's economy flourishing, adding more jobs - KSL.com

March 21, 2015 - 5:59pm

KSL.com

Utah's economy flourishing, adding more jobs
KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY — Job growth in Utah is outpacing its historic average by 25 percent, a new report stated. The employment summary from the Utah Department of Workforce Services for February showed year-over-year growth for new jobs at 4.2 percent, ...

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Pope in Naples: Resist Mafia dons, seek honest jobs - Fox News

March 21, 2015 - 1:20pm

Fox News

Pope in Naples: Resist Mafia dons, seek honest jobs
Fox News
Mar. 21, 2015: Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after a meeting with young people in Naples, Italy. (AP). Pope Francis, visiting Italy's impoverished south on Saturday, encouraged Neapolitans to resist exploitation by Mafia dons and instead ...
Pope in Naples: Resist Local Mafiosi, Seek Honest JobsABC News
Pope in Naples: Resist Mafia, seek honest jobsSalt Lake Tribune
Pope: Resist local Mafiosi, seek honest jobsThe Detroit News

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Elaine Wood: Northwest Michigan's hot jobs - Traverse City Record Eagle

March 21, 2015 - 11:24am

Traverse City Record Eagle

Elaine Wood: Northwest Michigan's hot jobs
Traverse City Record Eagle
Our economy is rebounding from a long recession, unemployment rates are dropping, jobs are being created and businesses are looking for new employees. At the same time that some businesses are growing, they are also faced with skilled Baby Boomers ...