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Refs make their jobs a bit easier - San Mateo Daily Journal

September 14, 2017 - 6:50am

San Mateo Daily Journal

Refs make their jobs a bit easier
San Mateo Daily Journal
In this day and age of trying to speed up games, Peninsula Athletic League football officials have joined the crusade against the clock by having referees wear headsets and radios to better communicate with each other as well as teams' coaching staffs ...

Amazon to create 1K jobs with new Shelby Township fulfillment center - WDIV Detroit

September 14, 2017 - 5:07am

WDIV Detroit

Amazon to create 1K jobs with new Shelby Township fulfillment center
WDIV Detroit
Parcels are processed and prepared for dispatch at Amazon's fulfillment centre on November 15, 2016 in Peterborough, England. In the lead up to Christmas, Amazon is experiencing the busiest time of the year. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images). SHELBY ...
Amazon confirms distribution center in Shelby Township that will create 1000 jobsCrain's Detroit Business
Amazon: Shelby Twp. fulfillment center to create 1000 new jobsThe Detroit News
Amazon bringing new fulfillment center, 1000 jobs to metro DetroitWXYZ

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After generations working in coal, young West Virginians are finding jobs in solar - PRI

September 14, 2017 - 4:11am

PRI

After generations working in coal, young West Virginians are finding jobs in solar
PRI
Solar Holler founder Dan Conant, foreground, looks on at the beginning of a solar roof installation in Lewisburg, West Virginia. Credit: Jason Margolis. Tanner Lee Swiger graduated from high school in Wayne County, West Virginia this spring. His father ...

Truck driving jobs could be first casualty of self-driving cars - Axios

September 14, 2017 - 4:10am

Truck driving jobs could be first casualty of self-driving cars
Axios
Truck drivers are stuck in the middle of the first major battle in Congress over whether self-driving cars and other artificial intelligence-enabled technologies could take away people's jobs. On one side, you have Democrats claiming that rolling out ...

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New Cedar-Riverside initiative seeks to boost employment rates - Minnesota Daily

September 14, 2017 - 12:43am

Minnesota Daily

New Cedar-Riverside initiative seeks to boost employment rates
Minnesota Daily
Founder of Pioneer Staffing and Training Mohamud Noor poses for a portrait in Cedar Riverside on Monday, Sept. 11. Share. Share · Tweet · Mail; Print. A new Cedar-Riverside employment organization seeks to slash unemployment rates in the community.

UPDATE 1-Sizzling Australia jobs growth in August no spark for inflation - Reuters

September 14, 2017 - 12:00am

NEWS.com.au

UPDATE 1-Sizzling Australia jobs growth in August no spark for inflation
Reuters
SYDNEY, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Australia's jobs blew past expectations to surge the most in two years in August, yet unemployment was static as more people looked for work, limiting upward pressure on wages, inflation and interest rates. Thursday's data ...
Australian Jobs Growth Surges In AugustFox Business
Economists react to better than expected Australia jobs dataFinancial Times

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UPDATE 1-Sizzling Australia jobs growth in August no spark for inflation - Reuters

September 13, 2017 - 11:59pm

NEWS.com.au

UPDATE 1-Sizzling Australia jobs growth in August no spark for inflation
Reuters
SYDNEY, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Australia's jobs blew past expectations to surge the most in two years in August, yet unemployment was static as more people looked for work, limiting upward pressure on wages, inflation and interest rates. Thursday's data ...
Australian jobs growth surges in AugustMarketWatch
Economists react to better than expected Australia jobs dataFinancial Times

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Australia Employment Surges in August, Led By Full-Time Roles - Bloomberg

September 13, 2017 - 8:53pm

Australia Employment Surges in August, Led By Full-Time Roles
Bloomberg
Australian employment climbed more than twice as much as estimated in August, led by a jump in full-time roles. The jobless rate held steady as more people joined the labor force. Key Details. Employment rose 54,200 from July; economists forecast 20 ...

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What's one of America's most dangerous jobs? It's not what you think. - Philly.com

September 13, 2017 - 6:37pm

Philly.com

What's one of America's most dangerous jobs? It's not what you think.
Philly.com
Nurse Elise Wilson was stabbed multiple times in July by a patient unhappy with his medical care. by Petula Dvorak, The Washington Post. They are routinely yelled at, spat at, pummeled, kicked, scratched and even stabbed by the people they're trying to ...

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P&G cuts health care jobs - Cincinnati.com

September 13, 2017 - 4:32pm

Cincinnati.com

P&G cuts health care jobs
Cincinnati.com
Procter & Gamble is cutting jobs in its health care division based in Greater Cincinnati. The consumer products giant is "adjusting" jobs in its North American health care business based at the Mason Business Center. "We are making some small ...

IBM's Rometty Sees AI Changing, Not Eliminating, Future Jobs - Bloomberg

September 13, 2017 - 3:49pm

Bloomberg

IBM's Rometty Sees AI Changing, Not Eliminating, Future Jobs
Bloomberg
In IBM Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty's vision of the near future, all businesses will need artificial intelligence to succeed, but software and machines will take jobs away from very few actual humans. “There's so much fear-mongering around ...

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How self-driving trucks might actually mean more trucking jobs - SFGate

September 13, 2017 - 3:48pm

SFGate

How self-driving trucks might actually mean more trucking jobs
SFGate
Self-driving trucks, rather than throwing millions of drivers out of work, might actually increase the number of trucking jobs, two industry representatives told a U.S. Senate committee hearing Wednesday. Instead of eliminating jobs, autonomous ...

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Clean jobs on the rise in Missouri, region - Missourinet.com

September 13, 2017 - 1:04pm

Missourinet.com

Clean jobs on the rise in Missouri, region
Missourinet.com
Green jobs are on the rise in the Show-Me state. A new analysis shows there are now more than 55,000 people working in clean energy throughout Missouri, a more than 5% increase since 2015. Clean jobs on the rise in Missouri, region. The Clean Jobs ...

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Target's holiday hiring spree includes 2500 jobs in Chicago area - Chicago Tribune

September 13, 2017 - 12:36pm

Chicago Tribune

Target's holiday hiring spree includes 2500 jobs in Chicago area
Chicago Tribune
Target said it plans to hire about 100,000 workers for the 2017 holiday season, up from the 70,000 it hired a year ago. (Gene J. Puskar / AP). Associated Press. Target is stocking its stores and warehouses with even more extra staff this holiday ...
Seasonal Jobs 2017: Target Hiring 100000 for 2017 HolidaysInvestorplace.com
Target's Hiring 100,000 Team Members for the Holiday Season—Here's How to Apply - Target CorporateTarget Corporate

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The 25 best-paying jobs for those looking for work without a college degree - MarketWatch

September 13, 2017 - 11:27am

MarketWatch

The 25 best-paying jobs for those looking for work without a college degree
MarketWatch
There ARE jobs that pay well, even if you don't have a college degree. By. ShawnLanglois. Social-media editor. No degree? Well, have you ever thought pursuing a career as a nuclear power reactor operator? With an average salary of $91,170, that's just ...

Once-secret project bringing 746 jobs, $120 million auto facility to Alabama - AL.com

September 13, 2017 - 10:41am

AL.com

Once-secret project bringing 746 jobs, $120 million auto facility to Alabama
AL.com
The once-secret project the Jefferson County Commission in June identified only as "Project Sunrise," was revealed today to a planned $120 million facility being built by Autocar, LLC. The project will reuse old buildings on more than 1 million square ...
Gov. Ivey: Autocar bringing hundreds of jobs to JeffCoWBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Autocar investing $120 million, creating nearly 750 jobs with Birmingham truck manufacturing plantAlabama NewsCenter

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Can DC Handle 900 More Restaurant Jobs? - Eater

September 13, 2017 - 9:54am

Eater

Can DC Handle 900 More Restaurant Jobs?
Eater
Operators in the D.C. area worry the opening of mega complex the Wharf — a $2 billion destination with almost two dozen restaurants, bars, and cafes — will strain an already dire labor market with the 900 hospitality industry jobs it will need to ...

Build batteries or lose jobs, auto bosses tell Europe - Reuters

September 13, 2017 - 9:35am

Reuters

Build batteries or lose jobs, auto bosses tell Europe
Reuters
A sign is pictured on an electric car charging station at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse. FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe shouldn't rush to abandon the combustion engine and must build up its own ...

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FORMER CITI CEO: 30% of banking jobs will be wiped out in 5 years - Business Insider

September 13, 2017 - 9:21am

Business Insider

FORMER CITI CEO: 30% of banking jobs will be wiped out in 5 years
Business Insider
Vikram Pandit, former CEO of Citigroup, says 30% of banking jobs could disappear within the next five years. In an interview on Bloomberg Television, the 60-year-old Indian-American said threats from artificial intelligence and robots will “change the ...
Pandit Says 30% of Bank Jobs May Disappear in Next Five Years ...Bloomberg
The Former Head of Citigroup Says 30% of Bank Jobs Will Be Gone in Five YearsFortune
Ex-Citi CEO Pandit: 30% of bank jobs at risk from techAmerican Banker (subscription)

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Steve Jobs still looms large at Apple. Tim Cook seems just fine with that. - Washington Post

September 13, 2017 - 8:48am

Washington Post

Steve Jobs still looms large at Apple. Tim Cook seems just fine with that.
Washington Post
Steve Jobs was literally a towering presence at Tim Cook's highly anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone launch event Tuesday. The late Apple co-founder's name was on the auditorium where the event at the company's new spaceship campus was held.
How Apple's success can be traced to Steve JobsCNBC
First look at Apple Park, Steve Jobs' dream campusCNNMoney
Watch Apple's moving tribute to Steve Jobs at the start of the iPhone X eventRecode
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