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Taxes on Employment Continue to Rise - Wall Street Journal (blog)

April 14, 2015 - 4:00am

Taxes on Employment Continue to Rise
Wall Street Journal (blog)
LONDON—Governments in developed economies raised taxes on employment for the fourth straight year in 2014, although at a slower pace, as they strove to cut their budget deficits without doing too much harm to economic and jobs growth, the ...

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These Are The 10 Best Jobs Of 2015 - Huffington Post

April 14, 2015 - 3:13am

Huffington Post

These Are The 10 Best Jobs Of 2015
Huffington Post
If you're a math whiz, you're in luck when it comes to job prospects. Math skills are a requirement for most of the 10 best jobs of 2015, according to the latest report from CareerCast. The site's annual ranking of the top 200 jobs weighs four factors ...
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Millennials, more jobs and high-end buildings will push average US rent higher - Fox Business

April 14, 2015 - 2:32am

Millennials, more jobs and high-end buildings will push average US rent higher
Fox Business
Renting has gotten increasingly expensive over the last five years. The average U.S. rent has climbed 14 percent to $1,124 since 2010, according to commercial property tracker Reis Inc. That's four percentage points faster than inflation, and more than ...

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Exporting businesses add 90672 jobs in Tennessee, Georgia in past 5 years - Chattanooga Times Free Press

April 14, 2015 - 2:17am

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Exporting businesses add 90672 jobs in Tennessee, Georgia in past 5 years
Chattanooga Times Free Press
A ship-to-shore crane unloads a shipping container at the Georgia Ports Authority Garden City terminal Jan. 27, 2014, in Savannah, Ga. Photo by Associated Press/Times Free Press. Fillaeur Cos. Inc. is celebrating its 100th birthday this year with an ...

Working 3 Jobs and 7 Days a Week to Get By - Boston.com

April 14, 2015 - 12:48am

Working 3 Jobs and 7 Days a Week to Get By
Boston.com
Sabrina Johnson misses sleep. The 23-year-old from Dorchester works three jobs to help support her mother, who is disabled, her niece and nephew, and her sister. “I'm not going to stop because my family needs me,” she told Boston.com. “I don't want to ...

Statewide employment forecasted to expand by 3 percent - KHON2

April 13, 2015 - 8:05pm

KHON2

Statewide employment forecasted to expand by 3 percent
KHON2
Little Boy is a story about an eight-year old boy willing to do whatever it takes to end World War II so he can bring his father home. PSA to help Hawaii homeowners avoid foreclosure. 9:29 am. The evolution of the timeshare industry in Hawaii. 7:39 am ...

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State Employment Predicted to Expand by 2.9% - Maui Now

April 13, 2015 - 6:58pm

Maui Now

State Employment Predicted to Expand by 2.9%
Maui Now
the construction industry will again lead the state's economic recovery with the fastest growth rate (8.5 percent), creating 2,580 new jobs. Photo courtesy of Census Bureau. By Maui Now Stafff. The Hawai?i State Department of Labor and Industrial ...
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Statewide employment forecast to expand 2.9% by 2016Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Statewide Employment Forecasted to Rise by 2.9%Big Island Now

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Economy, Jobs and the American Dream Cornerstones of Rubio's Campaign For ... - Fox Business

April 13, 2015 - 6:41pm

Fox Business

Economy, Jobs and the American Dream Cornerstones of Rubio's Campaign For ...
Fox Business
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) formally announced his campaign for president Monday night at Miami's Freedom Tower. In kicking off his speech he touted the 'American Dream' questioning whether "Americans are starting to doubt whether achieving that dream ...

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Visits California On Jobs-Seeking Trip - CBS Local

April 13, 2015 - 6:35pm

CBS Local

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Visits California On Jobs-Seeking Trip
CBS Local
Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images) ...
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Gov. Brown unfazed by counterpart's jobs hunt in CaliforniaKCRA Sacramento

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Florida Gov. Scott visits California on jobs-seeking trip - Visalia Times-Delta

April 13, 2015 - 6:22pm

Visalia Times-Delta

Florida Gov. Scott visits California on jobs-seeking trip
Visalia Times-Delta
LOS ANGELES – Florida Gov. Rick Scott was looking for jobs in Los Angeles on Monday. Not for himself, but for his state. The two-term Republican is the latest in a string of out-of-state governors to try to raid businesses from California, home to ...
Florida Gov. Rick Scott visits California on jobs-seeking tripNaples Daily News
Florida Gov. Rick Scott visits California in hopes of luring jobsLA Daily News
Gov. Brown unfazed by counterpart's jobs hunt in CaliforniaKCRA Sacramento

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A bias toward women in US college science jobs, says study - Christian Science Monitor

April 13, 2015 - 3:26pm

Christian Science Monitor

A bias toward women in US college science jobs, says study
Christian Science Monitor
All things being equal, US colleges preferred women scientists over identically qualified men two-to-one, says a new study. 'People seem to have internalized the value of gender diversity, and are consciously or unconsciously upgrading women candidates ...
Hiring For STEM Faculty Jobs Favors WomenVocativ

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More than a million Americans are working multiple part-time jobs for full ... - STLtoday.com

April 13, 2015 - 3:02pm

STLtoday.com

More than a million Americans are working multiple part-time jobs for full ...
STLtoday.com
If you're working multiple jobs just to make ends meet, Federal Reserve officials are looking for you. Central bankers considering when to execute the first interest-rate increase in almost a decade are weighing the extent of hidden slack in the labor ...

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What closing coal plants means for energy jobs - CNBC

April 13, 2015 - 3:00pm

CNBC

What closing coal plants means for energy jobs
CNBC
With new environmental rules looming this week, coal-driven power plants are closing all over the United States, and jobs are going with them. Utilities have been shuttering plants almost since regulatory changes were announced back in December 2011, ...
What shuttering coal plants means for energy jobsMoneycontrol.com

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Hundreds of New Jobs, Treatment Beds Planned for Hospital Desired for ... - The River City News

April 13, 2015 - 2:24pm

The River City News

Hundreds of New Jobs, Treatment Beds Planned for Hospital Desired for ...
The River City News
Hundreds of new jobs and a new answer to the lack of treatment beds for those struggling with drug addiction may soon land in Covington, according to an announcement. St. Elizabeth Healthcare, SUN Behavioral Health, and NorthKey Community Care have ...
St. Elizabeth to build $40M hospital, create hundreds of jobsCincinnati Business Courier

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In Pennsylvania, Employment Booms Amid Oil And Natural Gas Bust - NPR

April 13, 2015 - 12:57pm

NPR

In Pennsylvania, Employment Booms Amid Oil And Natural Gas Bust
NPR
Lower oil and natural gas prices have the petroleum industry laying off tens of thousands of workers. It looks like a decade-long trend of job growth in the U.S. oil business may end. But there are parts of the country where those job numbers are still ...

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These NJ public workers have as many as 8 jobs — a deal for taxpayers? - MyCentralJersey.com

April 13, 2015 - 12:38pm

MyCentralJersey.com

These NJ public workers have as many as 8 jobs — a deal for taxpayers?
MyCentralJersey.com
Edward Kerwin's name is familiar to those who follow municipal affairs. He's the guy with eight public jobs (he used to have nine), pulling down a combined salary of more than $360,000 last year working as a part-time tax assessor in eight different ...

These 5 Steve Jobs Keynotes Will Inspire You to Better Sell Your Ideas - Entrepreneur

April 13, 2015 - 12:35pm

Entrepreneur

These 5 Steve Jobs Keynotes Will Inspire You to Better Sell Your Ideas
Entrepreneur
Most people fear public speaking or experience stage fright at the very thought of delivering a presentation because they don't do it very often. Carmine Gallo · The iPhone 6 Presentation Shows Apple Still Rocks With Slides · Presentations ...
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State charts path from food stamps to better employment - The News Journal

April 13, 2015 - 12:19pm

The News Journal

State charts path from food stamps to better employment
The News Journal
State officials on Monday unveiled a new federally funded program aimed at reducing reliance on food stamps through precise employment training paths. The program is funded through a three-year, $18.8-million grant to provide job training and case ...
Delaware gets $18.8 million for jobs programNewsworks.org

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N.J. Democratic gubernatorial hopeful pushes for renewed tech jobs in the state - NJ.com

April 13, 2015 - 12:03pm

NJ.com

N.J. Democratic gubernatorial hopeful pushes for renewed tech jobs in the state
NJ.com
NEWARK — Five months after launching a non-profit in what's widely read as the first step in a run for governor, former Goldman Sachs executive Phil Murphy is concentrating on job growth. Murphy, a millionaire, former ambassador to Germany and ...
Democrat Gubernatorial Hopeful Looks To Tech Jobs To Reinvigorate New ...Bergen Dispatch

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Few in finance are happy in their jobs, survey finds - Los Angeles Times

April 13, 2015 - 11:55am

Los Angeles Times

Few in finance are happy in their jobs, survey finds
Los Angeles Times
At least half of those working in finance are unhappy in their job, and half even at the highest levels said either their pay didn't meet their expectations or they weren't paid fairly, a new survey found. lRelated Morgan Stanley CFO Ruth Porat to be ...

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