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More Proof That Steve Jobs Was Always a Business Genius

Tom Munnecke—Getty Images Steve Jobs (left) and Steve Wozniak at the first West Coast Computer Faire, where the Apple II computer was debuted, in San Francisco, April 16th or 17th, 1977 The Homebrew Computer Club first convened on Mar. 5, … Continue reading

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Jobs report: Have we finally reached full employment?

Friday is jobs day, when the Labor Department releases its estimate of the total number of jobs the economy added in February and the official unemployment rate. The report comes at a pivotal moment for the U.S. economy, when total … Continue reading

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Sinking Oil Prices Send Job Cuts Soaring

Employers cut more jobs in February 2015 than they did in February 2014. This is according to a report out Thursday from outplacement firm Challenger, Gray Christmas. The monthly reading shows lower oil prices pushing February cuts to 50,579 from 45,835 a year earlier. This … Continue reading

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Energy Institute wants Mississippi jobs filled

The Mississippi Energy Institute would like for every available energy job in the state to be filled and has launched a website to connect would-be employees with the people and businesses who can help them.(Photo: File photo/Bloomberg) The Mississippi Energy … Continue reading

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Kanye’s world: Class, luxury and Steve Jobs

Kanye West, the multi-millionaire rap star designer of $350 haute couture shoes, has a lot to say about luxury. And he’s very critical. West — who Forbes said made $30 million last year — spoke out against the high-end world … Continue reading

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US private sector adds jobs in February, but growth slows: ADP

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. private employers added fewer jobs than expected last month, with the gains declining as well from January’s revised level as growth slowed in some sectors, a payrolls processor report showed on Wednesday. The ADP National … Continue reading

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Jobs or Quality Jobs?

If the economic predictions offered by MarketWatch in January come to fruition, 2015 should be a good year–economically speaking. Supported by an unemployment rate that has plunged from 5.7 percent in January from 8.6 percent three years ago, MarketWatch predicted … Continue reading

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Jobs or Quality Jobs?

If the economic predictions offered by MarketWatch in January come to fruition, 2015 should be a good year–economically speaking. Supported by an unemployment rate that has plunged from 5.7 percent in January from 8.6 percent three years ago, MarketWatch predicted … Continue reading

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Target To Cut Thousands Of Jobs, Reduce Costs By $2B

Target in Lakewood, California. (Area 52 Advertising Inc/Moment Editorial/Getty Images) Target Target CEO Brian Cornell laid out his road map for the company at an investor meeting on Tuesday, including plans to cut costs, bolster food offerings and expand through new … Continue reading

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Target To Cut Thousands Of Jobs, Reduce Costs By $2B

Target in Lakewood, California. (Area 52 Advertising Inc/Moment Editorial/Getty Images) Target Target CEO Brian Cornell laid out his road map for the company at an investor meeting on Tuesday, including plans to cut costs, bolster food offerings and expand through new … Continue reading

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