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Unemployment Ticks up in February, but State Adds More Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
The unemployment rate in Massachusetts has ticked upward for a third consecutive month, but officials say the state continues to add jobs. | March 23, 2017, at 10:01 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Unemployment Ticks up in ...and more »
The 15 best jobs if you're under 25—and they pay at least $40k
Jobs for biological technicians grew 5% from 2013 to 2017. Of the roughly 76,000 people in this field, 14% are under 24, and they earn $21.77 an hour on average. By. MeganElliott, Credit.com. You might love watching reruns of Law & Order, but just ...
- Cornwall Live
Dozens of jobs at risk in Truro as shoe store Brantano goes bust
More than 20 jobs could be at risk in Truro after footwear firm Brantano went into administration. The Hinkcley-based company, which employs 1,086 in the UK has blamed poor trading conditions and a drop in the value of sterling following the Brexit ...
Shoe retailer Brantano goes into administration with 1000 jobs at riskThe Guardianall 47 news articles »
Uber Is Adding Hundreds of Jobs in Amsterdam
Uber is adding 600 employees in Amsterdam and is doubling the size of its international headquarters, the company announced Wednesday. Uber plans to move into a new office in Amsterdam at the end of the year, Business Insider reports. The ride-sharing ...and more »
WayUp gets $18.5 million more to help college grads find jobs
Recent college grads need a better way to search for jobs. Or at least, that's the thesis of New York-based WayUp, which recently raised $18.5 million in Series B funding to execute on this vision. Trinity Ventures, which led the investment, is also ...
WayUp raises $18.5 million to help millennials find their dream jobsVentureBeatall 5 news articles »
The 7 kinds of Republicans who could lose their jobs over health care
President Donald Trump and GOP leaders are asking House Republicans to take a leap of faith on health care — but not every member will be able to parachute into a safe district afterward. The GOP health care bill and its scheduled Thursday vote invite ...
Trump warns Republicans could lose jobs if they don't back new health care billNew York Post
GOP health care bill would kill 1.8 million jobs in
- Fast Company
I Built A Bot To Apply To Thousands Of Jobs At Once–Here's What I Learned
As this job seeker's “faith in the front-facing application process eroded into near oblivion,” a lower-tech strategy took its place. I Built A Bot To Apply To Thousands Of Jobs At Once–Here's What I. Photo: Flickr user Kai Schreiber. By Robert Coombs ...and more »
Inside Alabama's Auto Jobs Boom: Cheap Wages, Little Training, Crushed Limbs
Regina Elsea was a year old in 1997 when the first vehicle rolled off the Mercedes-Benz assembly line near Tuscaloosa. That gleaming M-Class SUV was historic. Alabama, the nation's fifth-poorest state, had wagered a quarter-billion dollars in tax ...
- Jobs continue to grow, despite aerospace cuts
The Daily Herald
EVERETT — The statewide unemployment rate dropped to a nine-year low of 4.9 percent in February. That's down from 5.1 percent in January and 5.6 percent in February 2016. In spite of continued cuts in the aerospace industry, the area that includes ...and more »
Teva to Cut Undisclosed Number of Jobs as It Seeks to Pare Costs ...
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. signaled plans to cut an unspecified number of jobs as the world's largest maker of cheap copycat drugs seeks to exit ...
Teva to Shrink Workforce; Denies Up to 6000 Jobs Will GoGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology Newsall 12 news articles »
State agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield - The State Journal-RegisterState agencies told to evaluate if vacant jobs can be moved to Springfield
The State Journal-Register
State agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner are being told to decide if vacant positions can be moved to Sangamon County as part of the process to fill the jobs. A memo was issued by the Department of Central Management Services Wednesday that outlines ...and more »
- Orlando Sentinel
Fun, weather and jobs power Orlando population to new height
Robert Ramirez walks his dogs along Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando, which has seen a flurry of new apartment buildings. New data from U.S. Census says Orlando added almost 60,000 people from 2015 to 2016. (Paul Brinkmann, Orlando Sentinel).
- Boston Herald
Bagger jobs' loss blow to disabled
NOT ON BOARD: Stop & Shop customer Liseth Tabares, above, bristled at the company's decision to eliminate baggers at some Stop & Shop checkouts, saying she'd rather see jobs saved . Staff Photo by Matt West. 0 comments. Stop & Shop's move to ax ...and more »
- Petersburg agency considers outsourcing city jobs
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After five months on the job, the group hired to help get Petersburg on track is now unveiling a new plan of action. With a $520,000 price tag came the decision to keep the Robert Bobb turnaround group in Petersburg. Now that the contract is being ...and more »
- The Root
Report: Black Workers in L.A. Face 'Jobs Crisis' That's Causing ...
A new study conducted by the University of California, Los Angeles, says that the city's black community is in decline as a direct result of the lack of jobs ...
Black workers in Los Angeles face a 'jobs crisis,' UCLA report says ...Los Angeles Timesall 4 news articles »
- Houston Chronicle
Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada
Workers swap out the Enbridge and Spectra Energy signs earlier this year at Spectra's former Galleria-area headquarters. Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge is cutting 1,000 jobs, largely in Houston and Calgary. ... more. Photo: Enbridge. Image 2 of 2 ...
Enbridge to cut 1000 jobs in Houston, Canada after Spectra mergerFuelFix (blog)
Enbridge Cutting 1000 Jobs after Takeover of Spectra EnergyNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Springfield mayor talks education, jobs, environment and budget with aide to President Donald Trump - MassLive.comSpringfield mayor talks education, jobs, environment and budget with aide to President Donald Trump
SPRINGFIELD -- Mayors like Domenic J. Sarno wanted to talk about Community Development Block Grant money imperiled by President Donald Trump's first proposed budget. The White House wanted to talk jobs and asked cities if their water systems are ...and more »
- Carlsbad Current-Argus
NM oil and gas jobs could grow by thousands
A 25 percent increase in oil and natural gas production - which industry leaders are hopeful will occur throughout Donald Trump's presidency - could mean more than 3,000 additional jobs in the industry in New Mexico. The Western Energy Alliance cited ...and more »
Did NAFTA cost or create jobs? Both
Economists estimate that NAFTA has raised U.S. GDP by one half to one percentage point. Above, President Donald Trump, who campaigned on keeping jobs in the U.S., speaks to autoworkers in Ypsilanti, Michigan. - Bill Pugliano/Getty Images. Listen To ...and more »
12 Great Jobs In The US In 2017
From time to time we take a look at great jobs on offer out there in the U.S. jobs market—ones that offer good salary and career track, and are seeing growth in the number of employers and recruiters looking to fill them. Recently we saw a new report ...
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
ManpowerGroup is cutting 150 jobs in Milwaukee
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The flags of many nations fly in front of ManpowerGroup's downtown Milwaukee offices. (Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Buy Photo. 143 CONNECTTWEET 10 LINKEDIN 9 COMMENTEMAILMORE. ManpowerGroup acknowledged ...
Starbucks to create 240,000 jobs by 2021 - CNBC.com
After exceeding several hiring goals, Starbucks is ramping up its employment efforts and plans to create 240000 jobs globally by 2021.
Starbucks to add 240000 jobs worldwide by 2021CNNMoney
Starbucks plans to give even more jobs to veteransNation's Restaurant News
Starbucks to create 240000 jobs globally, 68000 in the USMarketWatchall 73 news articles »
Bears Q&A: Jobs for Jay Cutler and Colin Kaepernick, draft hypotheticals, Leonard Floyd and more - Chicago Tribune (blog)Chicago Tribune (blog)
Bears Q&A: Jobs for Jay Cutler and Colin Kaepernick, draft hypotheticals, Leonard Floyd and more
Chicago Tribune (blog)
Just wondering if there is any chatter about anyone looking to sign Jay Cutler? — @EdKrez. It doesn't appear that any teams are in fast pursuit of Cutler at this juncture. Some have wondered if the Texans will express interest in Cutler but Houston is ...and more »
- You've heard about personal branding and know you need a personal brand – but do you really know what a brand is or how to define it?In the old days, it was called "making a name for yourself."Oh, the printer isn't working? Call Bob – he can fix anything. Bob clearly made a name for himself around the office as the go-to-guy when it came to fixing things ...
- If you feel like you're running an employment agency with all the coming and going of staff at your organization, maybe you need a different approach to human resources that focuses more on retention than on the expensive work of endless recruitment.But first, you need to understand the problem. Here are three scientific principles driving high turnover:1. The Law of Supply and DemandWhen talent ...
- USA TODAY
The top 10 jobs to have in 2017, according to jobs website Indeed
Tech positions dominate Indeed's Best Jobs of 2017 list, released Tuesday. Indeed, the jobs website, crafted the list using number of job postings, salary ($70K+) and growth opportunity data based on postings from 2013 to 2016. Software engineering and ...
Job site says these are the 25 most in-demand jobs for 2017Albany Business Review
Here are the 10 best jobs to have in America right now, analysis ...N
- U.S. News & World Report
Explore 5 Hot Jobs for MBA Graduates
U.S. News & World Report
MBA graduates interested in health care should consider a career as a medical and health services manager. (Getty Images). There's no one-size-fits-all career trajectory when it comes to graduating with your MBA. Alumni from these graduate business ...and more »
- Fredericksburg jobs, wages, tax income up in 2016
In 2016, the city of Fredericksburg added jobs, increased its median wage and saw increased meals and lodging taxes, according to the city's fourth-quarter economic development report released Friday. Meals tax revenue, in particular, grew significantly.
- Albany Times Union
Short list for high-profile US attorney jobs in New York
Albany Times Union
FILE- In this April 21, 2015 file photo, Assistant District Attorney Joan Illuzzi-Orbon, returns to court in New York, during the trial of Pedro Hernandez, who was accused of the 1979 kidnapping and the death ... more. Photo: Richard Drew. Image 2 of 4 ...and more »
- Savannah Morning News
Robust jobs report: A triumph for Trump
Savannah Morning News
The nation's latest jobs report is encouraging and suggests increased confidence in the U.S. economy and the nation's new leadership in Washington, which is a triumph for President Trump and vindication of U.S. voters who believed he was the best ...and more »
Union workers in Wisconsin urging President Trump to protect middle class jobs
ASHWAUBENON, Wis -- - Wisconsin union workers both retired and active are fighting to keep their pensions, and urging President Trump to protect middle class workers. Earlier Sunday morning, dozens of members of the Green Bay Committee to Protect ...and more »
- The Boston Globe
MBTA moves to privatize customer service jobs
The Boston Globe
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority plans to privatize the jobs of many customer service employees in its stations, a move intended to manage costs by shifting some agents to needed roles as subway operators while hiring contractors to ...and more »
- CBS News
Are US jobs vulnerable to workers with H-1B visas?
The following is a script from “You're Fired,” which aired on March 19, 2017. Bill Whitaker is the correspondent. Sam Hornblower and Ira Rosen, producers. Protecting American jobs was a signature theme of President Donald Trump's “Make America Great ...and more »
- Gainesville Times
Area jobs picture is rosy, but has challenges
State labor numbers show Hall County's jobless number ticked up a bit in January, but that increase has officials far from worried. “These are normal seasonal fluctuations for January,” the Georgia Department of Labor said last week. And the Greater ...
Commentary: Jobs in suburbs are inaccessible to city residents who lack transportation opportunities - Philly.comCommentary: Jobs in suburbs are inaccessible to city residents who lack transportation opportunities
JUANITA BYNUM had the skills, the resume, and work ethic to support her family but she was missing the one thing that close to 50 percent of low-income residents in our city need to reach their workplace - a car. However, as part of a widely successful ...
- New York Times
Mr. Trump Should Look More Carefully at Where the Jobs Are
New York Times
Sunday's editorial calls out President Trump on his promise to create 25 million jobs for working-class voters. In Michigan on Wednesday, he stood in a gleaming center devoted to automotive innovation, offering workers the policy equivalent of a beat ...
- Portsmouth Naval Shipyard commander says more jobs to be added this year
KITTERY, Maine — The new commander of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard says 350 workers are going to be added this year to handle the growing workload. Capt. David Hunt also tells The Portsmouth Herald that he wants all three of the shipyard's dry ...and more »
- Atlanta Journal Constitution
7 perfect jobs for people who love to travel
Atlanta Journal Constitution
The average American only gets 10 vacation days after a year on the job, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. And 23% of Americans get no paid vacation time at all. It's tough to fit in a trip to Europe or Asia when you're only allotted two ...
Osborne Editorship Spurs Review of UK Lawmakers in Second Jobs
Former U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne's appointment as editor of London's Evening Standard is drawing scrutiny from Parliament on whether lawmakers are able to serve their constituents by holding two jobs. George Osborne.
MPs face a ban on second jobs after George Osborne's shock appointment as Standard editor, watchdog warnsDaily Mail
Parliament's sleaze watchdog to consider rules banning second
Unpaid Invoices Prevent Small Businesses from Creating 2.1 Million New Jobs (Infographic) - Small Business TrendsSmall Business Trends
Unpaid Invoices Prevent Small Businesses from Creating 2.1 Million New Jobs (Infographic)
Small Business Trends
Political sides argue the implications of the numbers. And everyone wants to know — who's responsible? You may never hear slow job growth numbers being blamed on unpaid invoices to small businesses, though.
- KCHA News
Caterpillar to close Elkader plant, costing 75 jobs
Elkader, Iowa (AP) – Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar has announced it will close its plant in northeastern Iowa by the end of the year, costing the town of Elkader 75 jobs. Cedar Rapids television station KCRG reports (http://bit.ly/2niwadX ) that ...
Caterpillar to close NE Iowa plant, costing 75 jobsWaterloo Cedar Falls Courierall 2 news articles »
- Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
The most popular jobs with 6-figure incomes
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Want a six-figure income in a field with a lot of opportunities? One of these 25 jobs might be your best bet. 1. Popular jobs that pay a lot. Nick Selbe; Mar 7, 2016. Shutterstock. Though money is not the prime motivation for all employees, plenty seek ...and more »
Need a Job? Check Out The Norristown Jobs Board
Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and Patch has partnered with ZipRecruiter to fill our searchable jobs board. It's easy to use. Just click on the “Jobs” tab At the top of any Patch page, and start searching the listings from a ...and more »
- Defiance Crescent News (subscription)
GM to add or retain 900 Michigan jobs
Defiance Crescent News (subscription)
FILE - This Friday, May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. On Feb. 7, 2017, GM reports financial results. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). prev. next. DETROIT — General Motors announced ...
No, Donald Trump did not create 900 jobs at GMDaily Kosall 7 news articles »
Medical field dominates state's fastest-growing jobs list
Registered nurse Tara Ingram prepares discharge instructions for a patient in recovery at Franciscan Health in Munster. Franciscan Health nurses. Buy Now. John J. Watkins, The Times. Registered nurse Tim Loeber checks a defibrillator at Franciscan ...
- Lowell Sun
Moving to Billerica, Lexington Medical hopes state loan will add 65 jobs
Leon Amariglio, founder and CEO of Lexington Medical Inc. next to his clean room in Billerica. SUN/JOHN LOVE. BILLERICA -- Leon Amariglio knows about the rising cost of health care. Working in the medical-device field since 2004, Amariglio has ...
- The Columbus Dispatch
Dividing Lines | Last-mile bus service delivers workers to warehouse jobs
The Columbus Dispatch
Ashley Longino watches the dawn break as she makes her way on the transit bus that takes her to a warehouse job near Rickenbacker Airport. The 23-year-old takes a COTA bus from the South Side to connect to the work shuttle. [Joshua A. Bickel/Dispatch].
- Alaska Dispatch News
Engineering jobs fall prey to Alaska's recession
Alaska Dispatch News
Ken Ayers is not optimistic about the near future of the Alaska economy. The president of a civil engineering firm whose roots in the state go back nearly 70 years, Ayers laid off a dozen employees in 2016 and cut hours for others. Good wages and ...
Editorial: Who gets credit for the new jobs? Who cares?
Gov. Chris Christie talks about New Jersey's job gains recently at the LG Electronics USA headquarters in Englewood Cliffs. - (OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR/TIM LARSEN). Rich or poor, as the saying goes, it's nice to have money. And jobs — which appear to ...and more »
City of Killeen offering good starter jobs this summer
KILLEEN - The City of Killeen has 110 jobs it needs to fill this summer, many of which provide a good first job for local teens. Around half of those positions are for lifeguards at local pools. Applicants for lifeguards and water safety instructors ...and more »
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