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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 Summer jobs grant applicants must check a box on their forms ...
In this future, overworking means oversleeping--and literally surrendering your waking life to the app economy. Surian Soosay. SHARE; TWEET. Behold a cutting parable for a generation that undersleeps and overworks to get underpaid--where paying your student loans is quite actually a waking ...

For all of 2017, Minnesota gained 44,200 jobs and saw a growth rate of 1.5 percent, matching the U.S. job growth rate, DEED said. The report also touted a 12-month average unemployment rate for African-Americans in the state that it said reached 7.5 percent, down from an average of 8.8 percent in 2016.
Apple's blockbuster announcement that it will repatriate almost all of its $250 billion in overseas cash, create 20,000 new U.S. jobs, open a new U.S. campus, and add $350 billion to the U.S. economy ends any serious debate about the new tax reform law. The fact is, it's a big net positive for America even if ...
President Trump tweeted that Apple's decision is a "huge win for American workers and the USA!" He also attributed his policies for allowing Apple to bring "massive amounts of money" back into the U.S.. Asked in an interview with ABC News whether the job creation announcements were directly related to ...
But jobs such as nurse, dancer and hairdresser were among their top 10 ambitions. And boys were more likely to want to have jobs such as airline pilot and mechanic. Girls' top choices were more focused on academic success - with jobs such as teacher, vet and doctor among the most popular. By contrast, boys seemed to ...

And the researchers say their inability to point to any one variable as the key to determining refugees' success in finding a job seems to show that the algorithm is ... For example, if an agency adds data that shows newly-resettled refugees aren't getting jobs in a certain city, the algorithm will be less likely to ...
They made this announcement after Amazon made this huge splash with plans to build a second headquarters somewhere in the U.S. The big emphasis in this announcement is just that Apple wants everyone to know that it's spending money and creating jobs in the U.S. And I'm sure that's because it has ...
The oil and gas company Hess Corp. said it will lay off about 300 employees or 13 percent of its workforce this year as it labors to sell assets, slim down operations and post its first quarterly profit since 2014. Cuts will start this week, the company said. Houston, as the home to a majority of Hess' employees, ...
Walmart is planning to cut more than 1,000 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing unidentified people familiar with the matter. Walmart last week said it will close 63 Sam's Club stores and eliminate 10,000 jobs. The company employs 1.5 million.
By contrast, after seven years of improving employment prospects, "there are fewer unemployed and out-of-the-labor-force workers who are willing to take jobs than was true when the unemployment rate was higher," Burtless said. This made it "harder to achieve rapid job gains in 2017," he said.
Penny Schwinn, the Texas education Agency's deputy commissioner of academics, is a finalist for a job as Massachusetts education commissioner -- a month after a special education contract she spearheaded took a nosedive. According to a release from Massachusetts' state education agency, Schwinn ...
The job fair started at the hotel at Ventura and M streets and will continue Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event is aimed at recruiting applicants for about 80 technical and mechanical positions - jobs that are separate from about 1,500 employees expected to be employed when the ...
Within the first 30 days of the ban, Georgianna estimates that across the Northeast 300 jobs were lost, with an income loss of about $5.7 million. ... "The reason why they generate more jobs in restaurants (is because they) are part time and they're low wage, so they get a larger job impact than would say ...
The 300,000 jobs would represent a setback of about two months of job growth at the economy's current pace. About 14 million American jobs depend on trade with Mexico and Canada, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. If Trump decides to pull out, he has to give six months' notice. Oxford ...
Additionally, the report says South Dakota's 95 percent growth in "non-BA" good jobs from 1991 to 2015 was the second highest in the nation, behind the 105 percent growth in Utah. The report defines a "good job" as one that pays at least $35,000 annually for workers younger than 45 and at least $45,000 ...

Britain's second-biggest construction firm went into compulsory liquidation Monday, when banks refused to lend it any more money, throwing hundreds of major projects in doubt. Critics have since called for the ensuing crisis to be reviewed. Carillion employs around 43,000 people around the world and ...
Note: The BLS data differs from the Census Bureau in this important aspect -- it tabulates where the jobs are located, while the Census Bureau numbers reflects information about county residents. That means the two numbers sets are different when someone lives in one county and works in another.
... others who made the jump from the state workforce to the legislature have opted to give up their day jobs to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest. For example, Del. Jeff Bourne, D-Richmond, gave up his job in the Attorney General's Office when he was elected to the House of Delegates last year.
First, some encouragement: In the green-jobs marketplace, there are many promising statistics and signals. "Clean energy has experienced incredible growth and success in the past decade and is poised to continue leading job growth into the next decade," said Bob Keefe, executive director of E2, which ...
The bloodbath in Indian telecom is set to worsen in 2018, and that may mean more job losses. "In this calendar year, another 50,000 jobs are likely to go (in telecom) and at this point, telecom seems to be the worst-affected sector in terms of jobs. Last year about 40,000 jobs were lost," Aditya Narayan ...
"We had to change our agents' mindset and get them use to handling the request via a portal instead of someone call over the phone." These sitter jobs, though, may be fleeting. A robot call center is a stopgap. robots aren't ready to be independent just yet, but that doesn't mean they won't be down the line ...
"More flexibility could be introduced to jobs." For example, employers could consider splitting the working hours of a particular job, meaning the same duty could be shared by multiple people. Dr Matthew Mok Kwan-yeung said staying active with appropriate work could be healthy for elderly persons.
A: Retail remains the country's largest private-sector employer, with 28 million American jobs. An industry ... How do we better educate people on the variety of our jobs? How do ... Steven Greenberg is the host of CBS News Radio's "Your Next job," a daily feature offering career-related news and advice.
Compared to the rest of the United States, North Texas continues to top the charts when it comes to job growth. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2017, Dallas added 100,400 jobs. The same job growth trend is expected to continue in 2018. When it comes to landing the job position, career ...
Those population losses have gone hand in hand with declines in businesses and jobs; as jobs leave, so do parents who need to be able to make a living wage to raise their families. A major Choteau employer, the county-owned nursing home, closed two years ago. A Main Street clothing store closed in ...
Construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, threatening thousands of jobs. The move came after talks between the firm, its lenders and the government failed to reach a deal to save the UK's second biggest construction company. Carillion ran into trouble after losing money on big contracts and ...
Walmart is planning to cut over 1,000 corporate jobs, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday citing sources. The news comes as just a day after whirlwind day for Walmart, when it announced in the morning it would be boosting its starting wage, just hours before news began to trickle out it was closing ...
The goal is to get students ready for existing and emerging jobs. Kenya has one of the highest rates of unemployment in East Africa, according to the 2016 U.N. Human Development Index. "The 8-4-4 system needed to be changed because it was no longer addressing the needs today," said Sarah Ruto, ...
Can quitting your job be done without burning bridges? Yes, absolutely it can. It's really normal to move on from jobs, it's a regular part of doing business, and if you handle it professionally you shouldn't burn any bridges. Handling it professionally means you give a reasonable amount of notice. You spend ...
"When Trump and Pence showed up here, they kept on referring to the fact they had saved over 1,100 jobs," he said. "The people in the crowd thought that everybody was going to have a job. They misled the people." Jones said it was an especially cruel move because many of the Carrier workers had ...
... • The jobs all have great salaries, tons of demand, and offer room for professional growth. • Many of the jobs that appear on the list are tech and engineering gigs. Salary isn't the only factor to consider when determining how good a job is. A truly standout role won't just pay a lot, it'll feature plenty of openings and ...
On Wednesday, U.S. News released its annual list of the best jobs for 2018, ranking jobs on median salary, future job growth and prospects, employment rate, job stress ... While stress levels and work-life balance vary by job in the healthcare field, Koenig tells Moneyish that some professions stand out.
But bestselling management author and CNBC contributor Suzy Welch warns that while job-hopping is no longer uncommon, the length of time you stay at a job still matters to hiring managers. "They get that jobs don't last forever anymore," she tells CNBC Make It, "but they don't want to go through the ...
With the Texas economy "firing on all cylinders," statewide job growth will accelerate in 2018, but the increasingly tight labor market here and across ... The state added 305,900 jobs in 2017, up 2.5 percent, ranking third-fastest among all states after two years of job growth that trailed the national average.
Of the women working in STEM who said they faced discrimination, 29 percent said they earned less than a man doing the same job, while another 29 percent said they were treated as though they were incompetent. One in five said they experienced repeated, small slights at work, or received less support ...
Pew surveyed 4,914 adults in the US, 2,344 of whom work in STEM jobs. The survey results come at a time when more and more women are becoming vocal about their experiences with sexual harassment and discrimination, but Pew conducted the poll several months before a wave of sexual harassment ...
You fall asleep as soon as your plop down on the couch, and you're drinking all the coffee just to get through each day. Don't sweat it-that's totally normal. When you're in a new job, you're "on" all day long. Attending trainings, making great first impressions, and soaking up as much information as possible.
Nothing quite kills the mood like a work email or text from a colleague, but new research suggests that the unhappiness spread by answering out-of-hour work messages may seep into your loved ones' lives and adversely affect their work satisfaction and overall performance. For the study, published online ...
2017 was a great year to be employed in the construction and manufacturing sectors. And if President Trump and Congress push for infrastructure spending, this year could be even better. The government said Friday that the construction industry added 30,000 jobs last month, with a big chunk coming from ...
Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, has told friends and associates that he's interested in becoming attorney general, according to three people familiar with the internal discussions. With rumors swirling that Jeff Sessions could depart the administration and two members of ...
The same holds true when it comes to job creation. Trump's first-year record is solidly in the middle of the pack compared with past presidents, as the overall level of U.S. payrolls are up some 1.3 percent since Trump took office. (The percentage gain is a fairer measure than total jobs created because ...
But if the country's experience in the late 20th century is any indication, federal job-training programs are an all but futile mechanism for shepherding Americans into their local workforces. Those programs historically tended to prepare workers for the wrong jobs, partially because they didn't have enough ...
But these numbers are just the surface of the monthly jobs report; the report has a huge amount of information about how the job market is working (or not working) for people in different industries, and different age groups. So today on the show, we're bringing you three little-known indicators from the jobs ...
If one of your top goals for the year is to find a new job then you're not alone. Last year, career resource site Monster found January to be one of the busiest job searching months, with January 4 being the busiest day of the year among people looking for new career opportunities. To help job seekers narrow ...
With the data for December now in, U.S. job growth fell in 2017, to 2.1 million from 2.2 million in 2016. The result narrowly maintains the country's seven-year streak of adding at least 2 million jobs. Here's how key sectors performed in 2017 compared to 2016, from a statement by BLS acting Commissioner ...
Fox News host Tucker Carlson was reportedly offered the White House Press Secretary job. In an excerpt of his upcoming book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House," journalist Michael Wolff reported that several current Fox News and Fox Business network personalities including Laura Ingraham, ...
Nursing became a woman's job because women were seen as natural caregivers, said Patricia D'Antonio, a nursing historian at the University of Pennsylvania. But until the second half of the 19th century, men were assigned nursing jobs that required physical strength and bravery, like caring for patients ...
Comcast reportedly fired about 500 salespeople shortly before Christmas, despite claiming that the company would create thousands of new jobs in exchange for a big tax cut. Comcast apparently tried to keep the firings secret while it lobbied for the tax cut that was eventually passed into law by the ...


 

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