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Oil job cuts keep coming: Schlumberger lays off 11000

Cheap oil is great for drivers, but bad news for those in the industry. Another 11,000 people lost their jobs at Schlumberger, a company that provides tools and services for oil and gas companies. It’s the second big layoff at … Continue reading

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Australia’s jobs report

AUSTRALIA’S economy had been rocked by the recent collapse in global commodity prices. Falling iron ore and coal prices have hit both the mining industry and government tax revenues particularly hard. This has revealed a weakness in the labour market … Continue reading

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Kaiser Permanente to put "IT campus" in Midtown Atlanta; create 900 jobs

Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Chris Carr, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, Invest Atlanta CEO Craig Richard, Metro Atlanta Chamber President and CEO Hala Moddelmog, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia President Julie Miller-Phipps and Kaiser Foundation CIO Dick Daniels. … Continue reading

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Can Jobs Grow With Low Unemployment?

Will our low unemployment rate limit future job growth? It stands to reason that as we run out of unemployed people, we will no longer be able to keep adding new jobs. However, reality is more complicated. For at least … Continue reading

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Want to land one of 2015’s best jobs? Study math

Calculator with curled receipt print-out on desk, close-up(Photo: Martin Poole, Getty Images) CareerCast.com has released it’s annual list of best and worst jobs for 2015 and the moral of the story is this: do study math and don’t go into … Continue reading

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The Valley And The Upstarts: The Cities Creating The Most Tech Jobs

By¬†Joel Kotkin and Mark Schill No industry generates more hype, and hope, than technology. From 2004 to 2014, the number of tech-related jobs in the United States expanded 31%, faster than other high-growth sectors like health care and business services. … Continue reading

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Blowout Aussie jobs data temper rate cut expectations

“Today’s figures and revisions to recent months paint a healthier picture of the labor market than expected,” Riki Polygenis, co-heard of Australian economics at ANZ Research said in a note. “It is unclear however, whether the gradual decline in the … Continue reading

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These are the 10 worst jobs of 2015

Bad news for newspaper reporters: Your job has been named the worst in the U.S. for 2015, according to rankings released by job search site CareerCast.com. Two other media positions are also high on the list, along with professions that … Continue reading

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Here Are the Worst (And Best) Jobs in America in 2015

Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up to be newspaper reporters. Or lumberjacks, or firefighters. All three ranked among the 10 worst jobs of 2015, among 200 considered, according to a new report from job site CareerCast.com. The annual assessment … Continue reading

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Jobs numbers stronger under Democratic presidents historically; but details …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – America adds more jobs when Democrats are in the White House. That’s something you won’t find in any Republican campaign ad. But, we won’t hear Democrat campaign ads reminding voters that the recovery under President Barack Obama … Continue reading

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