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The Senate's Tax Cuts And Jobs Act Would Do Little For Families With Children - Forbes

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 8:33am

Forbes

The Senate's Tax Cuts And Jobs Act Would Do Little For Families With Children
Forbes
Business in the Beltway We cover the intersection of money and politics. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Elaine Maag , Contributor. WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 12: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Sen. John ...

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Refugees grateful for construction training, jobs and language skills - MLive.com

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 8:08am

MLive.com

Refugees grateful for construction training, jobs and language skills
MLive.com
GRANDVILLE, MI - Two years ago, the future was uncertain for Tony-Kelly Lubanzadio in his native Democratic Republic of Congo. The 50-year-old entertainer was a member of Le Zu, a popular gospel quartet whose freedom-oriented music had worn out their ...

United Radio to expand, create 35 jobs in DeWitt - Syracuse.com

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 7:39am

Syracuse.com

United Radio to expand, create 35 jobs in DeWitt
Syracuse.com
Mara Charlamb, vice president of United Radio, in the company's offices in DeWitt. The company is planning an expansion that it says will create 35 jobs. ( File photo ). Comment. 0 shares. By Rick Moriarty · rmoriarty@syracuse.com,. syracuse.com ...

Apple plows $390M into Finisar facial recognition, 500+ jobs - Houston Chronicle

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 7:26am

Houston Chronicle

Apple plows $390M into Finisar facial recognition, 500+ jobs
Houston Chronicle
FILE - This Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Apple logo at a store in Miami Beach, Fla. Apple is investing $390 million in Finisar, a company that makes the lasers used in facial recognition. The investment announced Wednesday, Dec. 13, is ...

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Top 10 highest-paying jobs according to CareerCast - cleveland.com

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 7:09am

cleveland.com

Top 10 highest-paying jobs according to CareerCast
cleveland.com
The health care industry dominates the top 10 highest-paying occupations, according to an analysis of government data by CareerCast.com, a job search portal.( Plain Dealer file ). Comment. By Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer · operkins@plaind.com ...

Israel's Teva to cut jobs in restructuring on Thursday: report - Reuters

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 7:07am

Reuters

Israel's Teva to cut jobs in restructuring on Thursday: report
Reuters
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries will unveil a restructuring plan on Thursday that will include laying off more than half its Israeli workforce, the Calcalist financial news website said. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva ...
Teva to Cut Jobs, Shut Down Some Israeli OperationsCTech

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Will AI destroy jobs? 90% think it will happen to someone else ... - Quartz

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 7:01am

Quartz

Will AI destroy jobs? 90% think it will happen to someone else ...
Quartz
In July, we surveyed 1600 Quartz readers—from 84 countries, though the majority of those who chose to take part came from the US—for their opinions about artificial intelligence, including about their perceptions of job loss to AI and robots. People ...

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Fall in employment rate spells end of UK jobs boom - The Guardian

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 6:54am

The Guardian

Fall in employment rate spells end of UK jobs boom
The Guardian
Workers at a Jaguar Land Rover factory. Photograph: Abel Mitja Varela/Morsa Images/Getty Images. UK unemployment and employment statistics. Fall in employment rate spells end of UK jobs boom. Official figures reveal drop in number of people in work and ...
UK employment falls for second month, pay edges upReuters

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7 Things To Know About The Supreme Court's Refusal To Consider Adding Sexual Politics To Employment Law - The Federalist

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 6:17am

The Federalist

7 Things To Know About The Supreme Court's Refusal To Consider Adding Sexual Politics To Employment Law
The Federalist
Monday, the Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal from the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals on whether sexual orientation discrimination is illegal under Title VII. By Margot Cleveland. Margot Cleveland. By Margot Cleveland. December 13, 2017 ...

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UK Loses Most Jobs Since 2015 as Labor Market Shows Strain - Bloomberg

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 3:33am

Bloomberg

UK Loses Most Jobs Since 2015 as Labor Market Shows Strain
Bloomberg
Britain shed jobs at the fastest pace in almost 2 1/2 years between August and October in a sign that the labor market is slowing. The number of people in work fell by 56,000, the most since the period through May 2015, the Office for National ...

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Maine pays private Ohio firm to fill snowplow jobs - Press Herald

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 3:06am

Press Herald

Maine pays private Ohio firm to fill snowplow jobs
Press Herald
The Department of Transportation continues to face a chronic labor shortage, especially in southern Maine. By Peter McGuireStaff Writer. Follow on Facebook · Follow on Twitter · Email Writer · 207-791-6325. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read ...

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A Record Number Of Journalists Are Imprisoned Worldwide For Doing Their Jobs - HuffPost

Employment News - December 13, 2017 - 1:22am

HuffPost

A Record Number Of Journalists Are Imprisoned Worldwide For Doing Their Jobs
HuffPost
More than half are behind bars in Turkey, China and Egypt, says a new Committee to Protect Journalists report. By Jesselyn Cook. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images. Protesters in Berlin call for the release of German journalist Deniz Yücel, who has been ...

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Employment professional: Illinois lawmakers raising taxes doesn't ... - Illinois News Network

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 8:24pm

Illinois News Network

Employment professional: Illinois lawmakers raising taxes doesn't ...
Illinois News Network
Illinois' unemployment rate may have gone down a tenth of a percent in October to 4.9, but that's not the whole picture. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has several classes of employment rates. The so-called U-6 number includes workers who are ...

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Clocking Out: Jobs Off-Campus - Harvard Crimson

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 6:47pm

Harvard Crimson

Clocking Out: Jobs Off-Campus
Harvard Crimson
But for some students every year, going to work means leaving Harvard Yard and venturing into Cambridge and the Boston area. By Andrea M. Bossi and Elizabeth H. Yang, CRIMSON STAFF WRITERS. December 12, 2017. Sufia giving a tour · Lu Shao. “You sleep ...

Edgecombe County economic development heats up with over 900 new jobs planned - WRAL.com

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 3:10pm

WRAL.com

Edgecombe County economic development heats up with over 900 new jobs planned
WRAL.com
Rocky Mount, N.C. — Edgecombe County is about to get an economic shot in the arm with announcements over the next several days of new jobs coming to the struggling county. Gov. Roy Cooper is scheduled to visit Edgecombe twice in a week to share news ...

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Broadband, Jobs Top Issues in Iowa Governor's Race - Government Technology

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 2:49pm

Government Technology

Broadband, Jobs Top Issues in Iowa Governor's Race
Government Technology
(TNS) — CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Fred Hubbell called Monday for more state investment in training programs to prepare Iowans for good-paying jobs and in improving broadband availability to encourage job creation ...

Lawyer-Bots Are Shaking Up Jobs - MIT Technology Review

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 2:05pm

MIT Technology Review

Lawyer-Bots Are Shaking Up Jobs
MIT Technology Review
AI is augmenting and automating the tasks currently performed by hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. alone. by Erin Winick; December 12, 2017. 1. Meticulous research, deep study of case law, and intricate argument-building—lawyers have used ...

These Tech Jobs Will Probably Be Safe From Automation Well Into The 2040s - Forbes

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 1:09pm

Forbes

These Tech Jobs Will Probably Be Safe From Automation Well Into The 2040s
Forbes
Ask someone in tech what they do every day. If they can give you a step-by-step explanation of their job, with no intangibles or other ambiguities that cannot be specified precisely, then it's likely that someday in the not-so-distant future some ...

Gov. McAuliffe announces 405 new jobs at old Ball Corp. in Bristol - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 12:58pm

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Gov. McAuliffe announces 405 new jobs at old Ball Corp. in Bristol
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
BRISTOL, Va. -- Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that American Merchant, Inc., a subsidiary of Merchant House International Ltd, a Hong Kong-based designer and manufacturer of home textiles, seasonal décor products, and leather shoes, will ...
American Merchant investing $19M, creating 400 new jobs in Bristol, VirginiaWCYB

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With jobs readily available, Fed faces tough choice on rates - Chicago Tribune

Employment News - December 12, 2017 - 12:33pm

Chicago Tribune

With jobs readily available, Fed faces tough choice on rates
Chicago Tribune
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen arrives to testify at the Federal Reserve Board Joint Economic Committee, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) (Jacquelyn Martin / Associated Press). Jeanna ...

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