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Trump promised 'America First' would keep jobs here. But the tax ... - Washington Post

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 9:28am

Washington Post

Trump promised 'America First' would keep jobs here. But the tax ...
Washington Post
On the Friday before Thanksgiving, Kenny Johnson left the Nelson Global Products plant in Clinton, Tenn., for the last time. Having devoted nearly 13 years to making tractor-trailer exhaust pipes, Johnson, 41, spent some of his final weeks at the plant ...

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Readers in Michigan: We Need More Skills, Not More Jobs - New York Times

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 8:19am

New York Times

Readers in Michigan: We Need More Skills, Not More Jobs
New York Times
The Reader Center is one way we in the newsroom are trying to connect with you, by highlighting your perspectives and experiences and offering insight into how we work. A common experience after writing an article is that once it's published, people ...

Recession Lurks in Fed's Bullish New Jobs Forecasts - Bloomberg - Bloomberg

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 8:00am

Bloomberg

Recession Lurks in Fed's Bullish New Jobs Forecasts - Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Unemployment is low and getting lower. To get it back up to a sustainable level, the Fed could trigger the next downturn.

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Company to add 205 jobs in move to Erie from Millcreek - GoErie.com

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 7:44am

Company to add 205 jobs in move to Erie from Millcreek
GoErie.com
Disabled Veteran Solutions is a veteran-owned call-center services company that focuses on hiring veterans and military families. Erie native Joseph DiFuccia remembers wondering what he was qualified to do when an eight-year Army career ended 25 years ...

Why The $15 Minimum Wage Will Cost California 400000 Jobs - Forbes

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 7:01am

Forbes

Why The $15 Minimum Wage Will Cost California 400000 Jobs
Forbes
Michael Saltsman , Contributor I write about labor costs, labor unions and the restaurant industry. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The Los Angeles city skyline stands in front of the snow covered San Gabriel Mountains after a ...
$15 minimum wage to cost California 400K jobs: StudyFox Business

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New drug law makes it 'harder for us to do our jobs,' former DEA ... - Washington Post

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 5:42am

Washington Post

New drug law makes it 'harder for us to do our jobs,' former DEA ...
Washington Post
Legislation passed at the behest of drug companies undermines opioid investigations, and morale has plummeted, they say.

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Will robots take our jobs, or make life better? - Recode

Employment News - December 15, 2017 - 5:33am

Recode

Will robots take our jobs, or make life better?
Recode
When people who don't know much about robots talk about robots, the conversation drifts in two dire directions: Robots are going to kill us all, “Terminator” style, or automation is going to reach every industry and we'll have mass unemployment ...

$15 minimum wage to cost California 400K jobs: Study | Fox Business - Fox Business

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 11:40pm

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$15 minimum wage to cost California 400K jobs: Study | Fox Business
Fox Business
California reached a deal on legislation to raise the state minimum wage across all businesses to $15 per hour by 2023, a move that could cost the state hundreds of thousands of jobs, according to a new report.
Why The $15 Minimum Wage Will Cost California 400,000 JobsForbes
Study: Calif. Minimum Wage Increase Would Cost 400K JobsNewsmax

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Family tragedy raises concern about mental illness - Altoona Mirror

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 11:04pm

Family tragedy raises concern about mental illness
Altoona Mirror
Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abby shares more than 100 of her favorite recipes ...

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NLRB rolls back Browning-Ferris joint employment standard - HR Dive

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 8:56pm

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NLRB rolls back Browning-Ferris joint employment standard
HR Dive
In a 3-2 decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has overturned the infamous 2015 decision, Browning-Ferris Industries, 362 NLRB No. 186 (2015) (“Browning-Ferris”), and has returned to the standard set before that Obama-era decision ...
Republican-led labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' rulingSTLtoday.com

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Commentary: Provisions in tax bill threaten 60000 US wind jobs - Salt Lake Tribune

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 7:05pm

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Provisions in tax bill threaten 60000 US wind jobs
Salt Lake Tribune
In just a few sentences, the tax bills effectively told rural Americans: “Sorry, we didn't mean it. Terms are changed.” Commentary: Provisions in tax bill threaten 60,000 U.S. wind jobs. Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune Rocky Mountain Power ...

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Roundabout Theatre Company's Education Program Places 100 Percent of Fellows Into Jobs - Playbill.com

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 4:59pm

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Roundabout Theatre Company's Education Program Places 100 Percent of Fellows Into Jobs
Playbill.com
The entire inaugural class of the Theatrical Workforce Development Program has found work in the professional theatre industry. The Roundabout education fellows with, from left, (l to r) Roundabout executive director Julia Levy, Roundabout education ...

US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling - Reuters India

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 4:43pm

US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling
Reuters India
(Reuters) - A U.S. labor board's newly minted Republican majority on Thursday overturned an Obama-era ruling that had irked business groups by making it easier for unions and workers to hold companies accountable for the practices of staffing agencies ...

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US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling - Reuters

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 4:41pm

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US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling
Reuters
(Reuters) - A U.S. labor board on Thursday overturned an Obama-era ruling that had made it easier for unions and workers to hold companies accountable for practices of contractors and franchisees, a decision welcomed by business groups that could ...
NLRB reverses Obama era joint-employment standardStaffing Industry Analysts
Republican-led labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' rulingSTLtoday.com

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US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling - Reuters

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 4:41pm

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US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling
Reuters
(Reuters) - A U.S. labor board on Thursday overturned an Obama-era ruling that had made it easier for unions and workers to hold companies accountable for practices of contractors and franchisees, a decision welcomed by business groups that could ...
NLRB rolls back Browning-Ferris joint employment standardHR Dive

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US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling - Reuters

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 4:41pm

Chicago Tribune

US labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling
Reuters
(Reuters) - A U.S. labor board on Thursday overturned an Obama-era ruling that had made it easier for unions and workers to hold companies accountable for practices of contractors and franchisees, a decision welcomed by business groups that could ...
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NLRB Overrules Browning-Ferris Industries and Reinstates Prior Joint-Employer Standard | NLRBNLRB
The NLRB's Evolving Joint-Employer Standard: Browning-Ferris - American Bar AssociationAmerican Bar Association

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Prosecutor: Investigators 'didn't do their jobs' in probe of police killing of unarmed Australian woman - Fox News

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 2:40pm

Fox News

Prosecutor: Investigators 'didn't do their jobs' in probe of police killing of unarmed Australian woman
Fox News
A prosecutor in Minneapolis on Wednesday blasted investigators involved in the probe of the police-officer-involved shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman in July. Mike Freeman, the Hennepin County attorney, said he doesn't have enough evidence ...

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Bengals' Marvin Lewis: Coaches realize these jobs are not forever ... - ESPN (blog)

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 2:20pm

ESPN (blog)

Bengals' Marvin Lewis: Coaches realize these jobs are not forever ...
ESPN (blog)
"We all realize that when you sign up for these jobs, the thing is it's not forever," Bengals coach Marvin Lewis said. "I think we all accept that."
Marvin Lewis: Coaches realize these jobs don't last forever ...NBCSports.com

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Where The Jobs Will Be In 2018 - Forbes - Forbes

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 2:11pm

Forbes

Where The Jobs Will Be In 2018 - Forbes
Forbes
Looking ahead to the beginning of 2018, it seems that employers in industries across the board are expecting to add jobs, with certain sectors likely to add more than others, according to a recent report. This is the fourteenth consecutive quarter with ...

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Experts: Jobs Will Be Lost as AI Evolves - Government Technology

Employment News - December 14, 2017 - 1:54pm

Government Technology

Experts: Jobs Will Be Lost as AI Evolves
Government Technology
(TNS) — Artificial intelligence will change workplaces, transforming how people work, a panel of experts said. The fast-evolving technology could mean pink slips for workers with routine responsibilities — but not for all workers, the experts said ...

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