Robots, jobs and the human fear of change
Steve Cousins is founder and CEO of Savioke, which develops and deploys autonomous robots that work in human environments to improve people's lives. Steve was previously president and CEO of robotics incubator Willow Garage. How to join the network.and more »
Robert Half Top Ten Technology Jobs In 2017: Data Scientists, Big Data Expertise In High Demand - ForbesForbes
Robert Half Top Ten Technology Jobs In 2017: Data Scientists, Big Data Expertise In High Demand
These and many other interesting insights are from the 2017 Technology & IT Salary Guide published by Robert Half recently. You can download a copy here (36 pp., PDF, free, opt-in) and also view selected infographics, regional trends and use the salary ...
Hollywood won't let female journalists be competent at their jobs.
Rory gives a talk to students at her old high school. Notably, it wasn't about how to be a successful journalist. Netflix. In 2015, New York magazine wrote about the terrible sexist stereotypes that attend Hollywood portrayals of female journalists ...and more »
- Economic Times
US bonds rise, dollar falls, stocks little changed on jobs data
By Rita Nazareth and Eliza Ronalds-Hannon Treasuries rose, the dollar fell and stocks were little changed after the latest jobs report delivered a mixed picture on the strength of the labour market as investors assess the Federal Reserve's plans to ...
Bonds Rise, Dollar Falls, Stocks Little Changed on U.S. JobsBloombergall 14 news articles »
- The Japan Times
Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy: jobs report
The Japan Times
WASHINGTON – The U.S. jobs report released Friday made one thing clear: President-elect Donald Trump will inherit the same two-track U.S. economy that bedeviled his predecessor. Hiring is solid and the unemployment rate low. But longer-term problems ...
US President-Elect Donald Trump Fills Top Jobs For His AdministrationNDTV
Contenders, picks for key jobs in Trump's administrationReuters
- Hindu Business Line
Bond yields slip on US jobs data; euro steady before Italy vote
Hindu Business Line
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York City, NY, US. File photo: Reuters. New York, Dec 3: Bond yields fell on Friday as solid US jobs data reinforced the view that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates gradually ...
Wall Street hesitant after US jobs reportFinancial Timesall 7 news articles »
- Hindu Business Line
Dollar tanks as US jobs cast doubt on pace of future hikes
Hindu Business Line
The dollar fell broadly on Friday after posting gains the last three weeks as a solid, but not spectacular, US non-farm payrolls report stirred doubts about the path of rate increases next year. Analysts, however, said the dollar's weakness was just a ...
FOREX-Dollar slides as US jobs data casts doubt on future rate hikesReutersall 3 news articles »
- Times of India
Sanitation workers' kin demand VMC jobs
Times of India
VADODARA: Relatives of three persons, who died of suffocation in a septic tank of a party plot on Thursday, refused to take their bodies from the morgue at the SSG Hospital on Friday. The bodies were brought to the hospital for autopsy. The relatives ...
- Chandigarh Tribune
Suvidha centre employees demand regular jobs
Suvidha centre employees hold a protest march to demand regular jobs in Jalandhar on Friday. Tribune Photo: Malkiat Singh. Tribune News Service. Jalandhar, December 2. Activists of the State Suvidha Karmchari Union today held a dharna outside the ...
- Businessinsider India
One detail in the jobs report should unnerve the retail industry
Friday's jobs report showed that employment in the retail industry shrank for the first November in six years. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the retail trade lost 8,300 jobs. Overall, the US economy added 178,000 jobs, while the ...and more »
Trump Warns That Companies Shipping Jobs Overseas Will Be Slapped with Enormous Bribes - The New Yorker (satire)The New Yorker (satire)
Trump Warns That Companies Shipping Jobs Overseas Will Be Slapped with Enormous Bribes
The New Yorker (satire)
NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—President-elect Donald J. Trump drew a line in the sand on Friday as he warned that U.S. companies planning to ship jobs overseas will be slapped with enormous bribes. “If you think you're going to get away with sending ...
Donald Trump Slams Another Indiana Company Planning To Move Jobs OverseasHuffington Post
- The Hindu
Tech giants must create jobs in US hinterland: Ro Khanna
No doubt debates are high-stakes events but there's a reason why they are given so much importance in the US Presidential elections process. International. Tech giants must create jobs in U.S. hinterland: Ro Khanna. VARGHESE K. GEORGE.
- Wall Street Journal (blog)
The November Jobs Report in 15 Charts
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Employers added 178,000 jobs in November and the unemployment rate fell to 4.6%, a nine-year low. Average hourly earnings rose 2.5% from a year earlier in November, down from the level seen in October and September. Created with Highstock 2.1.5 ...
With 178000 Jobs Added In November, The U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6%Forbes
US economy adds 178000 new jobs making Fed rate hike likelyThe Guardia
- Financial Times
Most US manufacturing jobs lost to technology, not trade
A focal point of president-elect Donald Trump's campaign, that manufacturing jobs have left the US in droves as a result of bad trade deals, could be based on a faulty premise. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver ...
Trump's plan to bring back jobs by isolating the US won't work—but it will start a trade warQuartz
Trump won in counties that lost jobs to China and M
- The Atlantic
November: A Good, but Not Perfect, Jobs Report
Like The Atlantic? Subscribe to the Daily, our free weekday email newsletter. After a year of solid—if at times uneven—job growth, 2016 looks like it will close on an economic high note. On Friday morning, the Labor Department reported that the ...and more »
Why the Jobs Report Is Great for Trump But Bad for You
The President-elect can hardly be credited for the labor market's strong showing in November, but he'll surely benefit from the economy's momentum as he prepares to take office. The Labor Department announced Friday that the labor market added 178,000 ...and more »
- Wall Street Journal
November Jobs Report: Everything You Need to Know
Wall Street Journal
Meanwhile, north of the border, Canada just announced that it added a net 10,700 jobs last month, the fourth-straight month of gains. But those Americans who crashed Canada's immigration website on Election Night should note: There still appears to be ...and more »
- These will be the highest paying jobs in India in 2017
In India, they don't pay much! Says who? You would be amazed to know that there are people around you earning a fat pay check every month. Fatter than you can even imagine. And as wrongly believed by many, not all of them are IIT or IIM graduates.and more »
- 7 jobs that need an upgrade to avoid layoffs
Industry veteran Mohandas Pai says about 20 crore middle class young people would have no jobs or less jobs by 2025 due to increasing automation and improvement in technology. What's even worse, according to him, is that government policy does not ...and more »
- Hindu Business Line
Dollar sags ahead of US jobs data; euro awaits Italy's vote
Hindu Business Line
The dollar eased from a 9-1/2 month high against the yen on Friday, with investors cautious ahead of a looming US jobs report that could set the market's tone in coming days. The greenback was poised to end lower against a basket of currencies this ...and more »
- Coal India to revoke ranks that don't have any jobs
KOLKATA: What is common between an entomologist, caner, barber, insect collector, vaidya, malaria field worker, mate, quencherman, frash, lithotripter and a pourer? Well, these are all designations for workmen at Coal India and its subsidiaries where ...and more »
National manufacturing policy aims to provide 100 mn new jobs
"The national manufacturing policy aims to provide 100 million jobs, out of which 25 percent new jobs will be hi-tech and the remaining 75 percent will be medium tech," Department of Heavy Industry Secretary Girish Shankar said here. Like this story ...and more »
- Economic Times
Two views of US jobs data: Strong enough for Fed but not Donald Trump
By Sho Chandra WASHINGTON: The November US employment report is set to showcase a labour market that's healthy enough for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this month. President-elect Donald Trump may still find it a "disaster."
Jobs growth paves way for US rate risesThe Times (subscription)
Canada adds jobs in Nov, central bank not seen changing ratesReuters
Quebec Blows Past Alb
Donald Trump Warns Of Consequences For US Firms Sending Jobs Abroad
Donald Trump speaks during his USA Thank You Tour at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. INDIANAPOLIS: President-elect Donald Trump warned on Thursday that US companies would face "consequences" for outsourcing jobs abroad, as he touted his ...
As Donald Trump touts Indiana jobs deal, US factory work seeps overseasBusiness Standard
Trump threatens US firms with 'consequences' if they send jobs abroadHindustan
- Teachers, water workers demand regular jobs
Times of India
Dehradun: The first day of the month was marked by several strikes in the state capital on Thursday. Over a 1,000 pey jal nigam workers have refused to work for the next three days as they have not been provided the annual bonus. Around 250 workers ...
Reply hazy, try again: Donald Trump unlikely to create 208000 jobs a month for 10 years
On Friday, the U.S. Labor Department will release its monthly jobs report, one of the most closely tracked measures of the health of the world's largest economy. But even if the numbers come out strong, as expected, they won't be what President-elect ...
Two Views of U.S. Jobs Data: Strong Enough for Fed But Not TrumpBloombergall 3 news articles »
- The Local Switzerland
Barometer: Swiss worried about foreigners, pensions and jobs
The Local Switzerland
The Swiss are becoming more optimistic but concerns remain about refugees, unemployment and pension provision, a survey has found. The 2016 Worry Barometer by bank Credit Suisse noted that the economic situation was seen as positive and ...
- The Independent
Brexit: Citigroup begins talks to move London banking jobs to Germany
Citigroup is considering moving some of its London-based equity and interest-rate derivatives traders to Frankfurt after Brexit is triggered, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The US firm is already in discussions with the German ...
This Chinese Manufacturer Is Creating American Jobs, Not Stealing Them
In the past five years, nearly 100,000 manufacturing jobs have been reshored to the U.S.. Chinese garments manufacturer Tianyuan Garment, announced in October that it will build a factory producing clothing for brands like Adidas, Armani and Reebok in ...and more »
Carrier gets state incentives, Trump pledge for keeping US jobs
The ticker symbol for United Technologies is displayed at the post where it is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 23, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo. By David Shepardson and Ginger Gibson | WASHINGTON.
Carrier says Indiana incentives were an 'important consideration' for keeping jobs in stateCNBC
Carrier jobs backtrack painted as tax trade-off by Trump adviserFinancial Time
The 20 highest-paying jobs that don't require a bachelor's degree
Not every high-paying job requires a high level of education. An associate's degree or high school diploma alone can, in some cases, set you up to make $68,000 to over $100,000 a year. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, CNBC has compiled a ...
- Chandigarh Tribune
Guv's office returns ordinance on regularising jobs in Punjab
Punjab Governor Vijayendrapal Singh Badnore is learnt to have sent back to the government the ordinance on regularising the services of over 27,000 contractual/ad hoc employees. Sources said the Governor had returned the ordinance owing to technical ...
- Daily Chart: Data Wise
In 2015, the Indian IT-ITeS industry generated about 3.5 million direct jobs within the country. This figure is estimated to reach 3.7 million this year. The number of indirect jobs created domestically is estimated at 10 million. Besides, the share of ...and more »
- Economic Times
Meet these 5 senior professionals who quit their jobs and turned entrepreneurs
The word 'startup' typically evokes images of young entrepreneurs brimming with adolescent enthusiasm intent on creating radically different businesses. But the bunch of entrepreneurs that ET features in this article are not your Average Startup Joes.
China warns Trump: Good luck bringing jobs back to US
China appears to be sending a message to President-elect Donald Trump: Good luck competing against us on manufacturing. Mere hours after Trump, Vice President-elect Mike Pence and Carrier announced a deal to keep nearly 1,000 factory jobs in the ...and more »
Ted Talk prophets started with prosaic first jobs
Pamela Meyer, lie detector, speaks during Session 6: The Dark Side, during TEDGlobal, in Edinburgh, Scotland, July 13, 2011. Photo: James Duncan Davidson/TED. By Chris Taylor | NEW YORK. NEW YORK Prophets of yore had difficulty getting their ...and more »
U.S. private jobs, consumer spending data support Fed rate hike ...
U.S. private employers stepped up hiring in November and consumer spending increased last month, the latest signs of economic strength that could further ...and more »
IT Jobs to Increase in Next Four Months: Report
Tech professionals can look forward to a good hiring season in the next four months as 76 percent of Indian IT firms are planning to hike intake, especially from the southern parts of the country. According to the Experis IT Employment Outlook Survey ...
- The Verge
GoPro cuts 15 percent of jobs to restructure struggling camera business
GoPro is restructuring and cutting around 15 percent of jobs in an effort to improve its struggling business. The latest job cuts, around 200 positions, follow a cut of 7 percent of GoPro's workforce back in January, and they include the closure of ...
GoPro to Cut 15% of Jobs Amid RestructuringWall Street Journal
GoPro to cut 15% of jobs in restructuring; president Bates leavingCNBC
Struggling GoPro Cut
US private sector created 216,000 jobs in Nov, vs 165,000 jobs ...
November saw a big surprise in politics and a major jump in job creation, according to a report Wednesday from ADP and Moody's Analytics. Private companies ...
ADP shows private employers added 216000 jobs in NovemberMarketWatch
US private sector adds 216000 jobs in November: ADPReuters
High hopes for Friday's jobs tally after ADP reportUSA TODAY
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- Hindustan Times
Donald Trump tapping Washington, Wall Street veterans for top jobs
President-elect Donald Trump is tapping conservatives with deep ties to Washington and Wall Street to fill out key cabinet roles. (AP File Photo). President-elect Donald Trump is tapping conservatives with deep ties to Washington and Wall Street to ...
Politics|Trump Taps Hollywood's Mnuchin for Treasury and Dines With RomneyNew York Timesall 844 news articles »
3 Types Of Remote Jobs For Mums On Maternity Leave
The Greason family uses remote work to focus more on being there for the family. This is part 2 of 2 in a series about remote work and maternity leave. For part 1, go here. You've made the decision to take on some form of work while on maternity leave.and more »
- Markets in Tight Range, Awaiting OPEC And US ADP Jobs
The financial markets are generally trading in tight range as traders await a number of events for the week. OPEC meeting will be a key to watch today. It's still highly uncertain whether a deal on production freeze/cut could be reached by the oil ...and more »
The Top Ten Reasons People Hate Their Jobs
Anybody can understand why unemployed job-seekers say “If I had a job, I wouldn't complain! I'd be grateful just to have a paycheck.” They say it and they mean it, but people who say “I wouldn't complain, if I just had a job!” have forgotten how ...
- Hindustan Times
Delhi University adopts UGC order, teachers say 4K may lose jobs
Teachers had earlier this year boycotted the evaluation process against the UGC guidelines on their service conditions. The protest was also against the Academic Performance Indicator (API)—the point system which determines their promotion levels.and more »
Make the Electoral College great again: let “conscientious electors” do their jobs
There has been a tremendous amount of attention in recent days on the Electoral College, whose members will meet in all 50 states to choose the next president on December 19. There are large-scale movements afoot, such as a Change.org petition, with ...
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- Economic Times
Airbus Group to cut net total of 934 jobs: Trade union
PARIS: European planemaker Airbus is to cut a net total of 934 jobs, including the closure of a site at Suresnes just outside Paris, said a French trade union, as part of a previously announced restructuring. The Force Ouvriere union said the Suresnes ...
Airbus Group to cut net total of 934 jobsFinancial Express
Airbus to Slash More Than 1100 Jobs in Cost-Cutting DriveWall Street Journal
Airbus cuts 1100 jobs
- PayScale Career News (blog)
3 Travel Jobs You Might Not Have Considered
PayScale Career News (blog)
If you love to travel and have to work for a living, your options might seem limited. The obvious choices are: travel during your vacation time — 10 or so days a year, if you're lucky — or get a job that allows you to travel while you're working. The ...
Rate hike now would cost 200000 jobs, says Bank of England policymaker
Rate hike now would cost 200,000 jobs, says Bank of England policymaker ...and more »
- Govt unveils National Software Policy, eyes 3.5 million jobs by 2025
Government has issued the draft of first ever National Software Policy with an aim to increase share of Indian software products in global market by 10 fold to estimated $148 billion and create employment opportunity for 3.5 million people by 2025. The ...and more »