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Greeks stuck in lousy, party-time jobs as government claims success - Deutsche Welle

January 19, 2018 - 9:01am

Deutsche Welle

Greeks stuck in lousy, party-time jobs as government claims success
Deutsche Welle
Greece's once record jobless rate of 27 percent may have dropped seven points since the start of the financial crisis, but nearly six in 10 people are stuck in a market dominated by part-time, on-and-off jobs. Griechenland Athen Einkaufsstraße Konsum ...

Why Good People Leave Good Jobs - Forbes

January 19, 2018 - 7:30am

Forbes

Why Good People Leave Good Jobs
Forbes
Forbes Coaches Council Top coaches offer insights on leadership development & careers. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Post written by. John M. O'Connor. John M. O'Connor is a multi-year career coach, outplacement and career ...

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Exclusive: Most US states lost coal mining jobs in 2017 – data - Reuters

January 19, 2018 - 6:03am

Reuters

Exclusive: Most US states lost coal mining jobs in 2017 – data
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly two-thirds of U.S. coal producing states lost coal mining jobs in 2017, even as overall employment in the downtrodden sector grew modestly, according to preliminary government data obtained by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A ...
Several key coal states lost more jobs than they gained in Trump's first yearThinkProgress

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London finance chief sees fewer jobs shifting because of Brexit - Reuters

January 19, 2018 - 5:07am

Reuters

London finance chief sees fewer jobs shifting because of Brexit
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's vast financial services industry will suffer far fewer job losses from Brexit than first feared, the City of London's policy chief told Reuters, in remarks that will boost supporters of leaving the EU who say the threat has ...

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Statistician will be one of the fastest-growing jobs over the next 10 ... - Quartz

January 19, 2018 - 5:00am

Quartz

Statistician will be one of the fastest-growing jobs over the next 10 ...
Quartz
Data geeks, rejoice! There has never been a better time to be a statistician. Consider the 10 jobs that the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) expects to grow fastest from 2016 to 2026, shown in the chart below. This is based on a recently released ...

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Editorial: Trump's unfilled jobs - Virginian-Pilot

January 18, 2018 - 11:09pm

Virginian-Pilot

Editorial: Trump's unfilled jobs
Virginian-Pilot
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with lawmakers on immigration policy Jan. 9, 2018, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Facebook. 0. 0. 0. 0. Twitter. 0. 0. 0. 0. Google+. 0. 0 ...

Thousands of Idaho jobs that require science & math are going unfilled - Idaho Statesman

January 18, 2018 - 3:48pm

Idaho Statesman

Thousands of Idaho jobs that require science & math are going unfilled
Idaho Statesman
Thousands of high-wage jobs in Idaho are going unfilled each year, and education officials say the problem will only get worse if something isn't done to expand STEM and career-technical opportunities. In a presentation to the joint budget committee ...
Officials: Thousands of Skilled Jobs are Going UnfilledKPVI News 6

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50000 jobs the prize as South Florida makes Top 20 for new Amazon HQ - Sun Sentinel

January 18, 2018 - 3:39pm

Sun Sentinel

50000 jobs the prize as South Florida makes Top 20 for new Amazon HQ
Sun Sentinel
South Florida leaders were ecstatic to learn Thursday that the Miami region made Amazon's Top 20 list for a second headquarters location. The tough competition — cities including Atlanta, New York and Chicago — doesn't faze them. “We compete with ...
Only 17 US cities are left in the running for Amazon's HQ2 — here are the ones in most dire need of Amazon's 50000 jobsBusiness Insider
Does Austin have the employees, training to fill 50000 Amazon jobs?KXAN.com
9 best-, worst-paying jobs at AmazonAtlanta Journal Constitution

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Minnesota gained 8900 jobs in December, led by construction - Minneapolis Star Tribune

January 18, 2018 - 3:27pm

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Minnesota gained 8900 jobs in December, led by construction
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Minnesota employers added 8,900 jobs in December, a stark contrast to losing 4,000 jobs in November, while the statewide unemployment rate dropped to 3.1 percent, the lowest rate since July 2000. Construction led all sectors with 5,700 new jobs last ...
Tennessee adds 28700 jobs in 2017Chattanooga Times Free Press
Capital Region saw dip in jobsAlbany Times Union
TN ends 2017 with thousands of new jobs, drop in unemployment rateWSMV Nashville
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Trudeau bans anti-abortion groups from summer jobs funding - BBC News

January 18, 2018 - 1:28pm

BBC News

Trudeau bans anti-abortion groups from summer jobs funding
BBC News
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has established a policy mandating that groups that apply for youth employment grants support abortion rights. The policy has angered religious groups from many faiths as well as drawn ire from American conservatives. Canada ...
Rex Murphy: No summer jobs for you! And other decrees from Bishop TrudeauNational Post
Abortion rights advocate calls for more clarity on summer jobs programCTV News

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Georgia businesses created 83000+ jobs last year, set employment records - The Telegraph

January 18, 2018 - 1:22pm

The Telegraph

Georgia businesses created 83000+ jobs last year, set employment records
The Telegraph
Last year was a good year in Georgia for job creation, employment and increases in the workforce. During 2017 in Georgia, more than 83,000 new jobs were created, thousands more were employed and unemployment was down 1.1 percent, according to a release ...
State unemployment rate falls; Massachusetts added 63000 jobs in 2017MassLive.com
RI loses 600 jobs in December, unemployment rate ticks upThe Providence Journal
TN ends 2017 with thousands of new jobs, drop in unemployment rateWSMV Nashville
Boston Business Journal -Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
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Pharmacists Rank Among 100 Best, Highest Paying Jobs of 2018 - Pharmacy Times

January 18, 2018 - 1:04pm

Pharmacy Times

Pharmacists Rank Among 100 Best, Highest Paying Jobs of 2018
Pharmacy Times
US News & World Report recently released its ranking of the highest paying and best overall jobs of 2018, and pharmacists made the cut for both lists. For its best jobs list, US News analyzed data based on a variety of factors, capturing desirable ...

9 best-, worst-paying jobs at Amazon - Atlanta Journal Constitution

January 18, 2018 - 11:55am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

9 best-, worst-paying jobs at Amazon
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Amazon is the talk of the town for metro areas across North America, since the company just announced it has whittled the list of cities that could be home to its second headquarters down to 20. »RELATED: 5 things to know about Amazon. The cities ...
Only 17 US cities are left in the running for Amazon's HQ2 — here are the ones in most dire need of Amazon's 50000 jobsBusiness Insider

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Apple's big jobs announcement may save the GOP in 2018 - CNBC

January 18, 2018 - 11:42am

CNBC

Apple's big jobs announcement may save the GOP in 2018
CNBC
Apple's blockbuster announcements should erase any doubts that tax reform is a major positive for the economy. But Republicans must follow President Donald Trump's lead and vigorously publicize this news and take credit for it. Democrats need to find a ...
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Officials: Thousands of skilled jobs are going unfilled - KHQ Right Now

January 18, 2018 - 10:26am

KHQ Right Now

Officials: Thousands of skilled jobs are going unfilled
KHQ Right Now
Education officials say thousands of science, technology, engineering and math jobs are going unfilled each year in Idaho due to a lack of skilled workers. The Lewiston Tribune reports that education officials told the state Legislature's joint budget ...

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Pizza Hut says driverless delivery will create more jobs - Chicago Tribune

January 18, 2018 - 9:55am

Pizza Hut says driverless delivery will create more jobs
Chicago Tribune
Earlier this week, Pizza Hut unveiled plans to launch a fleet of driverless delivery vans - a sign that automation has reached the world of greasy comfort food. Then the chain did something pizza makers rarely do: It offered an economic theory on ...

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Big US Banks Slashed 8000 More Jobs Before Tax-Cut Windfall - Bloomberg

January 18, 2018 - 7:29am

Bloomberg

Big US Banks Slashed 8000 More Jobs Before Tax-Cut Windfall
Bloomberg
America's biggest banks just spent a week regaling shareholders about brighter days ahead, when tax cuts add billions of dollars to the firms' annual profits. About 8,000 people are getting left behind. The nation's six largest banks shrank their ...

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Cepeda: We can't let robots steal all of our jobs - The Mercury News

January 18, 2018 - 7:00am

The Mercury News

Cepeda: We can't let robots steal all of our jobs
The Mercury News
“Pepper” the robot stands in front of the Pyramid Ale Taproom at the Oakland International Airport in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. HMS Host, which operates the food and beverage services at the airport has deployed “Pepper” built by ...

Apple Plans To Create 20000 Jobs And Build New Campus - NPR

January 18, 2018 - 7:00am

NPR

Apple Plans To Create 20000 Jobs And Build New Campus
NPR
Apple announced in a statement on Wednesday that it plans to accelerate U.S. investment and create thousands of new jobs. For years Apple Inc. has been criticized for outsourcing manufacturing to China. Apple says it plans to bring back billions of ...
Apple: We'll pay $38B in taxes and add 20000 jobs in the USCNNMoney
Apple coming back home: Tax break helps create US jobsAljazeera.com
Apple's US Jobs Announcement Comes At An Opportune TimeFast Company
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