Five Things You Need to Know About the Jobs Report
This month we take a look back at the last eight years. ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images. At this time eight years ago when President Obama took office, the economy was in the midst of a free-fall, losing between 700,000 and 800,000 jobs a month.
Adding Jobs Would Be a Steep Climb for TrumpBloombergQuint
The jobs picture isn't as good as it looksBusiness Insiderall 49 news articles »
U.S. Oil And Gas Jobs See First Gains In 2 Years
Rising rig counts and an uptick in drilling activity is leading to a rebound in employment in the oil and gas industry, according to recent data. Payrolls in the oil and gas sector in the United States rose for the month of November, recent U.S ...and more »
How Speeding Up Payments to Small Businesses Creates Jobs
But they've also been disproportionately hurt by the Great Recession, losing 40 percent more jobs than the rest of the private sector combined. Interestingly, as my research with Harvard's Ramana Nanda shows there's a fairly straightforward way to ...
- Economic Times
I will be the biggest jobs creator God ever created: Donald Trump
NEW DELHI: In his first news conference after winning the US presidential election in November, US President-elect Donald Trump said he will be the greatest job producer that God ever created. Trump said there will be a major border tax on companies ...and more »
States With Clean Energy Are Creating Jobs & Economic Growth
A new study has concluded that states like Iowa, California, & Texas, which have strong clean energy industries, are also attracting businesses and creating jobs in the thousands. The “groundbreaking study” released this week by the US Retail Industry ...and more »
Ford Is Creating More Auto Jobs. Does That Make The Detroit Area A Good Real Estate Bet?
Ford has been making headlines over plans to bring car manufacturing back to the Detroit area, announcing at the 2017 Detroit auto show this week that the Bronco and Ranger are coming back to the U.S. in 2019 and will be built in Wayne, Michigan.and more »
The Countries Where Jobs Remain Unfilled The Longest [Infographic]
Many employers struggle to find people with the right skills to fill their job positions. In some cases, that means that an advertised job remains open far longer than first envisaged with the average length of time varying hugely between countries ...
Victoria Espinel Leads BSA The Software Alliance To Advocate For Tech Jobs And Education
A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Victoria Espinel, President and CEO, BSA | The Software Alliance. For Victoria Espinel, advocating for tech firms, while creating jobs and increasing tech ...
- U.S. News & World Report
Unveiling the Best Jobs of 2017
U.S. News & World Report
Of this year's 100 Best Jobs, about half fall in the Health Care and Health Care Support categories. Pediatrician ranks #7 on U.S. News' top 10 jobs of 2017. (Getty Images). Job seekers and employees, cheer up. The 2017 job market is looking solid, ...
Your mother was right: The 10 best-paying jobs in the US are all in medicineQuartzall 6 news articles »
- Seagate to cut more than 2000 jobs in China
Hard-disk drive maker Seagate Technology Plc (STX.O) said it would cut more than 2,000 jobs as it shuts down its Suzhou factory in China. The latest job cuts were part of its earlier restructuring plans announced in July to reduce its global ...and more »
Hot Jobs: 50 new jobs with employers like Duke Energy, NoDa Brewing, United Way and NASCAR - Charlotte AgendaCharlotte Agenda
Hot Jobs: 50 new jobs with employers like Duke Energy, NoDa Brewing, United Way and NASCAR
Social Media Ambassador & Storyteller for South End (Contract Position) at Charlotte Center City Partners. Apply. Finance Coordinator at Theory Communication & Design. Apply. Senior Advisor (Full Time Keyholder) at Warby Parker. Apply. Assistant ...
- Financial Times
Steve Jobs' legacy is the omniscient tech company
Steve Jobs, Apple's co-founder, was prone to hyperbole but his eulogy for the iPhone as he launched it 10 years ago was accurate: “Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything.” ...and more »
US Travel Industry Jobs Ended 2016 With Modest Gains and Smaller Growth
The U.S. travel industry added about 33.3 percent fewer jobs in 2016 than were added in 2015. Pictured are waiters at the Plaza Hotel's Oak Bar in New York City. Jazz Guy / Flickr. Photo: Jazz Guy / Flickr. Share Tweet Post Send ...
- New Vision
Hoima crude oil pipeline project creates 10000 jobs
The minister explained that the pipeline project called The East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project has benefits for Uganda and Tanzania which include job creation, local content, new infrastructures, logistics, technology transfer and the ...and more »
- Economic Times
Jack Ma's million jobs pledge more PR than promise: Analysts
BEIJING: Alibaba founder Jack Ma and Donald Trump made headlines with the Chinese entrepreneur's attention-grabbing pledge to create one million US jobs, but analysts say the move is more about good PR than substance. The splashy promise at Trump ...
Alibaba's Jack Ma Meets With Donald Trump In Pledge For New JobsNDTV
Alibaba's Ma Meets With Trump to Talk About Creating JobsBloombergQuint
Sorry, Trump voters: Those factory jobs aren't coming back — because they don't exist anymore - SalonSalon
Sorry, Trump voters: Those factory jobs aren't coming back — because they don't exist anymore
When Donald Trump moves into the White House later this month, there will be great expectations resting on his ability to make good on one of the central planks of his campaign: Restoring America's industrial glory days and “bringing back” jobs. In ...
- The Guardian
Robots will destroy our jobs – and we're not ready for it
Two-thirds of Americans believe robots will soon perform most of the work done by humans but 80% also believe their jobs will be unaffected. Time to think again. SoftBank Group Corp's Pepper robot, which can be used in fields such as healthcare,.and more »
As demand for MNREGA jobs rise, allocation for scheme may have to go up
In times of distress, it is UPA's schemes that will come to the rescue of the Narendra Modi government. In all likelihood, the government will have to take resort in the rural job scheme, introduced by the UPA and ridiculed by Modi himself, to deal ...
Speech Analysis: Obama's Legacy on Jobs, Race Relations, Terrorism, More - Wall Street Journal (blog)Speech Analysis: Obama's Legacy on Jobs, Race Relations, Terrorism, More
Wall Street Journal (blog)
In his farewell speech, Barack Obama urged Americans to unite to protect the nation's democracy, as he also ran through the challenges and themes of his eight years in office. Here's a rundown of what Mr. Obama said about the major issues that faced ...and more »
- Business Standard
LSE CEO sees Brexit risking 232000 jobs, market stability
Speaking in testimony Tuesday before the Treasury Select Committee in the capital, London Stock Exchange Group Chief Executive Officer Xavier Rolet outlined the most dire threats should officials fail to implement an orderly transition out of the ...
Brexit could put tens of thousands finance jobs at risk: ExecutivesThe Indian Express
Brexit: London financial hub could lose more than 200000 jobs amid u
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month: WSJ
A clown sits inside a bus seen in front of a Wal-Mart store in Mexico City January 11, 2013. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido/File Photo. 2/2. left. right. The Wal-Mart logo is pictured on cash registers at a new store in Chicago, January 24, 2012. REUTERS/John ...
Wal-Mart to eliminate hundreds of jobs before the end of JanuaryMarketWatchall 122 news articles »
The 20 Highest Paying Jobs In America In 2017
Want to jump on a career track to a high salary? You'd best send out an application to medical school. According to a list of the highest paying occupations in the United States – compiled by LinkedIn, a massive professional hub that connects ...
LinkedIn ranks the 20 highest paying jobsMashableall 5 news articles »
- ZTE Said to Slash About 3000 Jobs
Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE, which is facing US trade sanctions that could severely disrupt its supply chain, is slashing about 3,000 jobs, including a fifth of positions in its struggling handset business in China, company sources said. The ...and more »
- Economic Times
What India wants in this Budget: Jobs and more jobs and focus on farm sector
NEW DELHI: What would you like to see in the Union Budget? Jobs and more jobs appear to top the Budget wish list of the average middle class Indian this year. With just three weeks to go before the Union Budget 2017-18, internet-savvy Indians have ...and more »
- Government promise on jobs abroad for nurses, maids
The New Indian Express
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The recruitment process for nurses and housemaids would be made meticulous, Sheela Thomas, Additional Chief Secretary, Non-Resident Keralites' Affairs (NORKA), has said. She said this after holding a discussion with the ...and more »
- The Guardian
Tesco set to cut 1000 jobs in restructuring plans
Some Tesco staff who lose their jobs could find different roles within the company. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA. Graham Ruddick. Monday 9 January 2017 13.38 EST Last modified on Monday 9 January 2017 19.10 EST. Share on Facebook ...
Tesco to axe 1000 jobs as it shuts distribution centres just days ahead of vital Christmas trading updateTelegraph.co.uk
Tesco says 500 jobs to go in UK distribution network sh
President Pranab Mukherjee For Skills Upgrade Of Those Seeking Jobs Abroad
Bengaluru: Expressing concern over plight of temporary migrants abroad, President Pranab Mukherjee today called for upgrading of skills of those seeking jobs overseas saying this section contributes a major chunk to Indian remittance. On ...
New scheme to train those seeking jobs abroadThe New Indian Expressall 25 news articles »
- Business Standard
Demonetisation impact: 35% jobs losses in first 34 days, SMEs worst hit
Cash-ban a boon or bane? - To many it may seem like a bold move by a confident Prime Minister, but to others, it spelt nothing but doom. A study by the All India Manufacturers' Organisation (AIMO) reveals that micro-small scale industries suffered 35 ...
India cash recall sparks jobs crunch, says industry bodyFinancial Times
Demonetisation: 35% Jobs Lost In Micro And Small-Scale Industrie
- Business Standard
Demonetisation impact: 35% jobs losses in first 34 days, SMEs worst ...
Read more about Demonetisation impact: 35% jobs losses in first 34 days, SMEs worst hit on Business Standard. The number of jobs and revenue are expected ...
Demonetisation: Manufacturing industry lost 30% jobs and 55% revenue, says AIMOIndia Todayall 12 news articles »
- Daily News & Analysis
Automation driving IT jobs in top campus placements
Daily News & Analysis
Automation has threatened IT employment, but it is also creating jobs in the sector, going by the placement trend at the top institutes in the country. Many job offers are now focused on machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), product designing ...
- South China Morning Post
Would US workers really want the jobs that have gone to China?
South China Morning Post
American firms that moved jobs to China were harshly criticised in a US documentary made five years ago that alleged iPhone maker Apple had just 26,000 employees in the US but had created 700,000 jobs in China. Death by China, produced and directed ...
- Financial Express
Fiat Chrysler to build 3 new Jeeps, create 2000 jobs in US
Fiat Chrysler will add three new Jeeps to its lineup including a pickup truck as it invests $1 billion in two US factories, furthering its effort to increase production of hot-selling SUVs and pickup trucks and get out of producing small and midsize cars.
Fiat Chrysler announces $1 billion investment in US manufacturing, 2000 new jobsFox News
Fiat Chrysler to put $1 billion into US jobs and revive Jee
The iPhone decade: Apple's transition from Jobs to Cook
Ten years ago the then CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone to the world, changing the trajectory of the company for the next decade, and permanently changing the tech landscape. Now Apple is sitting on hundreds of billions of dollars in the bank ...
Watch Steve Jobs crack up crowd in revealing original iPhone 10 years agoNetwork World
10 years ago, Steve Jobs presented Apple's first iPhoneCTV Newsall 125 news articles
May's challenge: balancing benefits of technology with the risk to jobs
A speech to an audience of business leaders should be a relatively easy task for a Conservative Prime Minister. Yet Theresa May's address to the Confederation of British Industry in November was not without its tensions, not least because, May has been ...
Under Armour CEO: 'We should be bringing jobs back'
Moving manufacturing where the labor is cheap isn't sustainable — but consistently innovating is, Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank said in a speech recently. Shoe manufacturing has largely moved abroad to Asia from Europe and the U.S., a function of ...and more »
CNNMoney's 2017 Best Jobs In America Highlight Tech's Most Marketable Skills
CNNMoney finds the job market is the strongest in nearly a decade, and it's poised to maintain that strength throughout 2017. These and many other useful insights for high tech professionals looking to advance their careers and incomes are from ...
- Hindustan Times
Uttarakhand polls: Students pitch for jobs, progress
Students at Motiram Baburam (PG) College in Haldwani talk about their expectations from the new government after the assembly polls. (HT Photo). Creation of jobs, curbing corruption, a roadmap for development and voting for candidates with a clean ...
- Why Wages Have Lagged Behind the Global Jobs Recovery
Wall Street Journal
FRANKFURT—In a world of sluggish economic growth, two conflicting trends puzzle policy makers: Why are companies hiring so aggressively and why haven't wages until lately risen more rapidly? From Tokyo to London, jobless rates have kept falling even ...
Government cracking down on illegal recruitment agencies for overseas jobs: VK Singh - Economic TimesEconomic Times
Government cracking down on illegal recruitment agencies for overseas jobs: VK Singh
BENGALURU: The Centre is coming down "hard" upon illegal recruitment agencies for overseas jobs, especially for the gulf region, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said here today. The Minister said the department will be creating a ...and more »
- CUK promises jobs to 16 through outsourcing agencies
Bringing an end to the 50-day agitation seeking jobs for one member each of the 16 tribal families displaced for setting up the Central University of Kerala's (CUK) Periye campus here, the university officials have agreed to provide jobs to them ...
- Daily News & Analysis
Digital economy to create over 400 million jobs in China by 2035: Report
Daily News & Analysis
E-Commerce giant Alibaba is expeced to generate 100 million of jobs from the total number. China's digital economy is predicted to create over 400 million jobs by 2035 with e-commerce giant Alibaba generating 100 million of them, a new report has said.and more »
- The Sun
Is yours on the list? These are the highest paid jobs with the lowest stress levels
IT'S a common misconception that stress is an inevitable side effect of being in a highly paid job. But this is not the case if you're an orthodontist, an economist or an astronomer. Some very well paid jobs aren't as stressful as you might think ...and more »
- Los Angeles Times
LA is the bad jobs capital of the US
Los Angeles Times
The latest figures on Los Angeles County residents' educational attainment might lead you to think that way too many of them don't have enough schooling to get a job. Twenty-one percent of Angelenos over 25 have a high school diploma but nothing more, ...
Strong Jobs Report? Depends Who You Ask
Bespoke Investment Group provides some of the best investment insight to individual and institutional investors alike. That said, their “tweet” Friday morning described the jobs report as a definitive sign of a tight labor market. The implication ...
US adds 156K jobs; unemployment rate ticks up to 4.7%Economic Times
Obama's final jobs report: Big pay gain, slower hiringThe Indian Express
THE VERDICT: A comprehensiv
- Business Standard
PM Modi announces scheme to skill Indian youth seeking jobs abroad
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the government will shortly launch the Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY) which is aimed at skilling Indians seeking employment abroad. The prime minister was speaking at the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas ...
PM Modi announces skill development programme for youths seeking jobs abroadIndia Todayall 234 news articles »
- Times of India
Only new jobs can reform woman bootleggers: Study
Times of India
AHMEDABAD: For Sangeeta Indrekar, 45, a resident of Free Colony, Chharanagar, it was a new experience when three years ago she was taken to Shahibaug by the police. For a change, she had not been arrested for her bootlegging activities but to be ...
- Economic Times
Where Americans found jobs: Health care and restaurants
WASHINGTON: If you were looking for a job last month, you might have found ample opportunities in health care, restaurants and manufacturing. Those sectors hired at a solid pace, with health care benefiting from growth at hospitals, outpatient care ...and more »
Will Trump Strategy Repatriate Highly Paid Jobs?
Incoming US president Donald Trump has been running on a political ticket to re-negotiate trade deals. He has been promising “fairer” deals that would reduce US trade deficits and preserve well-paid manufacturing jobs. Two of Trump's closest advisors, ...
Op-Ed: Here's what's wrong with Trump's promise to create 25 million jobsCNBCall 39 news articles »
- Business Insider
Canada's jobs report crushes expectations
The latest figures from Statistics Canada showed that the Canadian labor market added 53,700 jobs in December. Economists had forecast that the economy lost 2,500 jobs, according to the Bloomberg consensus. And while the past few months had seen ...
Serendipitous Jobs, Trade Data Help Canada Shake Off DoldrumsBloomberg
Canada adds 54000 jobs in DecemberCBC.ca
CANADA STOCKS-Futures higher after strong jobs dataReute
- Hindustan Times
China's ZTE to slash about 3000 jobs: Sources
The sources said the Shenzhen-based company, one of the world's biggest telecoms gear makers, is axing about 5 percent of its 60,000 global workforce. (Reuters). Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE, which is facing U.S. trade sanctions that could ...and more »