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Preparing at-risk youth for jobs is target of pilot program in Duluth - Duluth News Tribune

April 26, 2016 - 6:18pm

Preparing at-risk youth for jobs is target of pilot program in Duluth
Duluth News Tribune
Some of Duluth's most at-risk young people are the target of a pilot program that will attempt to lift them out of homelessness, drug abuse and other issues and into viable employment. Two Duluth nonprofits, SOAR Career Solutions and Life House, will ...

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Cuomo's Energy Jobs Veto - Wall Street Journal

April 26, 2016 - 6:14pm

Wall Street Journal

Cuomo's Energy Jobs Veto
Wall Street Journal
Andrew Cuomo is gearing up to prevent any liberal challenge to his re-election campaign in 2018. Having banned hydraulic fracturing, New York's Governor is now blocking a pipeline to deliver cheap natural gas to New York and New England. As world ...

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Sri Lanka Could Boost Apparel Manufacturing to Increase Employment and Growth - World Bank Group

April 26, 2016 - 4:33pm

World Bank Group

Sri Lanka Could Boost Apparel Manufacturing to Increase Employment and Growth
World Bank Group
COLOMBO, April 26, 2016 – While Sri Lanka has been successful in establishing and growing its apparel manufacturing industry, more can be done to realize its potential as a regional hub and to continue to boost opportunities, especially for women and ...

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Report: IL leads in clean energy jobs - WAND

April 26, 2016 - 4:32pm

WAND

Report: IL leads in clean energy jobs
WAND
Illinois leads Midwestern states in clean energy jobs, according to a report released this month. The Clean Jobs Midwest survey reports Illinois the number of clean energy jobs grew by 9 percent in 2015, 1.5 percent higher growth than projected. At the ...

Plans move forward to fill jobs at W. Louisville FoodPort - WHAS11.com

April 26, 2016 - 4:19pm

WHAS11.com

Plans move forward to fill jobs at W. Louisville FoodPort
WHAS11.com
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Plans are now moving forward to fill jobs at the West Louisville FoodPort. City officials and Seed Capital Kentucky reached a deal last month, clearing the way for the construction on the $56 million project. Work at the 30th ...

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Overqualified New York Millennials Languish in Low-Wage Jobs - U.S. News & World Report

April 26, 2016 - 4:16pm

U.S. News & World Report

Overqualified New York Millennials Languish in Low-Wage Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
Young workers earnings have languished in the aftermath of the Great Recession, according to a new study. Elaine Thompson/AP. Young workers in America's largest city make about 20 percent less than the generation before them and may fall forever short ...

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Employment distress affects 2.9 million Californians - Sacramento Bee

April 26, 2016 - 3:29pm

Sacramento Bee

Employment distress affects 2.9 million Californians
Sacramento Bee
Officially, 1.1 million Californians are unemployed, half as many as the state had during the depths of the Great Recession. However, a new analysis of employment data by the Legislature's budget adviser suggests that when the underemployed and labor ...

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! Career expo to be held in Detroit - Detroit Free Press

April 26, 2016 - 1:53pm

Detroit Free Press

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! Career expo to be held in Detroit
Detroit Free Press
A career expo in Detroit on Thursday is expected to draw more than 1,000 participants and offer the chance to interview with about two dozen employers as well as get free tips on writing a resume, using technology for a job search and advice on ...

New York Times downsizes Paris operation, cutting up to 70 jobs - Poynter.org

April 26, 2016 - 1:18pm

Poynter.org

New York Times downsizes Paris operation, cutting up to 70 jobs
Poynter.org
About 70 positions will be cut or relocated from The New York Times' Paris operation as the newspaper eliminates its editing and pre-press jobs in France, the newspaper announced Tuesday. Citing a desire to "simplify our production process" amid a ...
CompaniesNYTimes to shutter Paris HQ, cut jobsFinancial Times

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Texas Lures Data Centers, Not for Jobs but for Revenue - New York Times

April 26, 2016 - 12:02pm

New York Times

Texas Lures Data Centers, Not for Jobs but for Revenue
New York Times
A showroom prototype of a customizable customer pod containing servers at Aligned Data Centers in Plano, Tex. The company has a program that lets clients pay only for the power they use, as opposed to paying an upfront rate. Credit Brandon Thibodeaux ...

More jobs coming to expanded campus - ThisWeekNews

April 26, 2016 - 11:31am

More jobs coming to expanded campus
ThisWeekNews
The city of New Albany has created an incentives package to assist in the timely development of an extension of the Water's Edge development on Walton Parkway. The three-phase project is expected to create at least 340 jobs, according to an April 12 ...

Ford, Fiat Chrysler tap state breaks to add, retain jobs - Detroit Free Press

April 26, 2016 - 10:47am

Detroit Free Press

Ford, Fiat Chrysler tap state breaks to add, retain jobs
Detroit Free Press
Two of the Detroit Three automakers set to invest more than $1.4 billion received state incentives worth $28 million on Tuesday to add and retain jobs in Michigan. In 2014, the state set up an assessment on manufacturers after it eliminated the ...

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8 top healthcare jobs in Georgia that don't require a bachelor's degree - Atlanta Journal Constitution

April 26, 2016 - 9:02am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

8 top healthcare jobs in Georgia that don't require a bachelor's degree
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Paramedics and EMTs are some of the best-paid healtcare jobs that don't require a 4-year degree. Gracie: 'This form of slavery was legal'. Free access to myAJC for AJC subscribers. Explore. SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTERS. Want more news? Sign up for free ...

The 10 Best Entry-Level Jobs - Forbes

April 26, 2016 - 9:00am

Forbes

The 10 Best Entry-Level Jobs
Forbes
As college graduation days approach, securing that first job is on many students' minds. Each year, personal finance site WalletHub takes a look at 109 types of entry-level jobs, evaluating them across three categories–immediate opportunity, growth ...

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No, The Robots Do Not Create The Same Number Of Jobs They Destroy - Forbes

April 26, 2016 - 7:38am

No, The Robots Do Not Create The Same Number Of Jobs They Destroy
Forbes
Various people seem to get something of the wrong end of the stick over what happens when the robots come to steal all our jobs. It simply is not true that when we automate a process then the automation itself produces as many jobs as we've just ...

Union expects SA to shed more jobs - BDlive

April 26, 2016 - 6:50am

BDlive

Union expects SA to shed more jobs
BDlive
THE South African economy will shed more jobs in the coming months, particularly in mining and manufacturing, according to an employment report by the trade union Uasa. The job loses will pose a challenge for SA to invest more in tourism and other ...
Solidarity union says 58549 jobs at risk across sectorsTimes LIVE
These 10 companies have cut the most jobs in South AfricaBusinessTech

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Migrants not integrating into Europe's jobs market: CEO - CNBC

April 26, 2016 - 6:47am

CNBC

Migrants not integrating into Europe's jobs market: CEO
CNBC
Refugees and migrants board a bus heading to the Moria registration centre, after arriving at the port of Mytilene on the Greek island of Lesbos, following a rescue operation by the Greek Coast Guard at open sea, March 22, 2016. Hardly any of the ...

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J&K govt to wind up Overseas Employment Corporation - The Indian Express

April 26, 2016 - 6:40am

The Indian Express

J&K govt to wind up Overseas Employment Corporation
The Indian Express
Taking note of its failure to provide job overseas to even a single unemployed youth from the state during the past six years, the Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to wind up its Overseas Employment Corporation. Written by Arun Sharma

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Why free money beats bullshit jobs - Fusion

April 26, 2016 - 6:16am

Fusion

Why free money beats bullshit jobs
Fusion
Why free money beats bullshit jobs | Fusion ...

Austin Reed set to enter administration as collapse threatens 1000 jobs - International Business Times UK

April 26, 2016 - 5:09am

International Business Times UK

Austin Reed set to enter administration as collapse threatens 1000 jobs
International Business Times UK
British menswear chain Austin Reed is set to file for administration on Tuesday (26 April), threatening approximately 1,000 jobs across the company. The news is another devastating blow for the British high street scene, as it comes just 24 hours after ...
Austin Reed Collapse Puts 1000 Jobs At RiskSky News
More retail jobs at risk as Austin Reed poised for administrationITV News

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