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Trump's Energy Department Just Killed Jobs In 19 States - Forbes

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Forbes

Trump's Energy Department Just Killed Jobs In 19 States
Forbes
It's a lot easier to kill jobs than to create them. It is much easier to kill innovation than to create it. Trump's Department of Energy, led by former Texas governor Rick Perry, seems to be taking the easy route. As reported in the journal Science ...

Erie County summers jobs program returns for another year - GoErie.com

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Erie County summers jobs program returns for another year
GoErie.com
Applications are now available for the Summer Jobs and More program, which aligns young adults with employers in the area. By Nico Salvatori · @ETNSalvatori. Erie County's Summer Jobs and More program continues to grow. Each year since the program ...

Randy Wooden: Why people don't land jobs - Winston-Salem Journal

April 29, 2017 - 11:24pm

Randy Wooden: Why people don't land jobs
Winston-Salem Journal
When coaching clients at our Center my first question is typically, “How can I help you?” Following up on some derivation of, “I need help with my job search,” I dig a little deeper. I've identified three primary points or areas along a job search ...

Laid-off employees implore Trump: 'Save our jobs' - Washington Examiner

April 29, 2017 - 10:22pm

Washington Examiner

Laid-off employees implore Trump: 'Save our jobs'
Washington Examiner
Express Scripts, a Fortune 100 prescription delivery company, plans to close a local facility that employs about 200 workers. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Harrisburg, Pa. — A group of pharmacy industry workers in Pennsylvania facing layoffs want ...

Reporter, DJ, Broadcaster On List Of Worst Jobs For 2017 - CBS San Francisco Bay Area

April 29, 2017 - 10:15pm

CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Reporter, DJ, Broadcaster On List Of Worst Jobs For 2017
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Two of the worst jobs in the country are newspaper reporter and broadcaster according to careercast.com. The job-hunting website came out with its list of the worst jobs for 2017. Even firefighters made the top ten. The rankings ...

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Trump signs order 'to keep jobs and wealth' in America - Washington Post

April 29, 2017 - 8:33pm

Washington Post

Trump signs order 'to keep jobs and wealth' in America
Washington Post
April 29, 2017 9:33 PM EDT - President trump signed two executive orders on April 29 to “keep jobs and wealth in our country.” (Taylor Turner / The Washington Post). RELATED LINKS. ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT: Trump signs executive order to expand ...

Will Trump's "Buy American" Executive Order Save American Jobs? - Forbes

April 29, 2017 - 7:41pm

Forbes

Will Trump's "Buy American" Executive Order Save American Jobs?
Forbes
In theory, it's a good idea: buy American and you'll boost the country's economy. A bigger demand for American products will result in more jobs for the American people. This will help lower unemployment rates and make it easier for American families ...

Ex-offenders struggle with barriers to employment - Spartanburg Herald Journal

April 29, 2017 - 6:47pm

Spartanburg Herald Journal

Ex-offenders struggle with barriers to employment
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Wayne Bryant was introduced to drugs at an early age and it wasn't long before he was spending his days in and out of prison. But during his last eight-year sentence, surrounded by inmates who were in for life, he decided he was ready to make a change.

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Cagle Promises 500,000 New Jobs in Georgia Governor Campaign ... - U.S. News & World Report

April 29, 2017 - 5:16pm

U.S. News & World Report

Cagle Promises 500,000 New Jobs in Georgia Governor Campaign ...
U.S. News & World Report
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Casey Cagle is launching his campaign for governor with a pledge to add half a million jobs in four years.

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Action Ahead: Busy Week Brings Fed Meeting, Jobs Data And Key Earnings Reports - Forbes

April 29, 2017 - 5:00pm

Forbes

Action Ahead: Busy Week Brings Fed Meeting, Jobs Data And Key Earnings Reports
Forbes
Anyone who likes a lot of action can start right here. This coming week promises a smorgasbord, testing the market's mettle with indices at or near record highs. There's a Fed meeting, a truckload of key earnings reports — including Apple and Facebook ...

After a tumultuous start, Trump hopes for a smoother agenda on jobs and taxes - Washington Post

April 29, 2017 - 4:01pm

Washington Post

After a tumultuous start, Trump hopes for a smoother agenda on jobs and taxes
Washington Post
After 100 days full of fits and starts, President Trump is barreling into the second phase of his presidency focused on attempting to secure big victories that have eluded him on the economic pillars of his agenda. With an eye toward keeping his core ...
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Trump and jobs: Tech companies' progress so far - CNBC.com - CNBC

April 29, 2017 - 9:44am

CNBC

Trump and jobs: Tech companies' progress so far - CNBC.com
CNBC
on Trump's 100th day in office, CNBC checks in on tech companies' pledges to bring more jobs to the U.S..

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Something's Killing San Diego Restaurant Jobs - How About That Minimum Wage Rise, Huh? - Forbes

April 29, 2017 - 9:11am

Forbes

Something's Killing San Diego Restaurant Jobs - How About That Minimum Wage Rise, Huh?
Forbes
As I've been known to remark before, a rise in the minimum wage would be expected to reduce the number of low end jobs in an area. We just really are sure that people buy less of something as it becomes more expensive and we've just no reason to think ...

Fed, jobs data and Apple earnings will keep stock-market investors busy - MarketWatch

April 29, 2017 - 6:59am

MarketWatch

Fed, jobs data and Apple earnings will keep stock-market investors busy
MarketWatch
Investors face a fire hose of possible stock-market catalysts during another heavy week of earnings reports as the Federal Reserve holds its May policy meeting and a wealth of economic data is released, topped off by the April jobs report on Friday ...

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A new idea for filling hard-to-fill health-care jobs: Ex-offenders - Washington Post

April 29, 2017 - 6:04am

Washington Post

A new idea for filling hard-to-fill health-care jobs: Ex-offenders
Washington Post
BALTIMORE — Collie Thomas sat in the courtyard outside Johns Hopkins Hospital and marveled at her luck. She works as an orderly in one of the most prestigious hospitals in the country. She was promoted about a year ago. She just moved into a snug new ...

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Trump's offshore oil plan promises jobs, provokes California protest - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

April 28, 2017 - 10:52pm

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Trump's offshore oil plan promises jobs, provokes California protest
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
(1 of 2) FILE - In this May 1, 2009 file photo, offshore oil drilling platform 'Gail' operated by Venoco, Inc., is shown off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, file). (2 of 2) Congressman Jared Huffman and former Congresswoman ...
Presidential Executive Order Implementing an America-First Offshore Energy StrategyThe White House

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Minneapolis schools forced to cut hundreds of jobs to fill $28 million gap - Minneapolis Star Tribune

April 28, 2017 - 8:44pm

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis schools forced to cut hundreds of jobs to fill $28 million gap
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Leila Navidi - Star Tribune file, Star Tribune Minneapolis schools Superintendent Ed Graff's instructions to schools about cuts were to maintain class sizes “because we knew that was the first and foremost piece of our referendum,” he said. Text size ...

No smartphone, no problem: local laborers find jobs via text - 89.3 KPCC

April 28, 2017 - 7:35pm

89.3 KPCC

No smartphone, no problem: local laborers find jobs via text
89.3 KPCC
Day laborers wait near a Home Depot home improvement store in hope of finding work. A new LA tech company has created a text messaging platform that matches them with gigs. David McNew/Getty Images. 53947 full ...

No degree necessary: entry-level jobs offering salaries up to $90k in Denver - The Denver Channel

April 28, 2017 - 7:03pm

The Denver Channel

No degree necessary: entry-level jobs offering salaries up to $90k in Denver
The Denver Channel
DENVER — There's a boom in jobs in the Denver area and some employers are offering big paychecks for entry-level work. Denver7 set out to find the jobs hiring in Denver that don't require any experience to get hired, don't require a college degree ...

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Earnings could provide the fuel for stock gains but jobs, economic data need to perk up - CNBC

April 28, 2017 - 6:01pm

CNBC

Earnings could provide the fuel for stock gains but jobs, economic data need to perk up
CNBC
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York. Apple and other major corporate earnings could boost stocks in the week ahead, but it's the jobs report Friday and other economic data that may ultimately matter most.

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