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Sikorsky to Cut 1400 Jobs, Citing Falling Oil Production

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. says it’s cutting 1,400 jobs in the coming year as the helicopter manufacturer faces declining demand for shuttling workers to offshore oil platforms. The Stratford, Connecticut, subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. on Tuesday also cited weak demand … Continue reading

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Why Steve Jobs’s influence is reverberating through government

One of the newest, hottest and most visible career paths right now is the westward exodus of talented investment bankers from Wall Street to Silicon Valley. But, if you look closely, this vaunted professional migration has been offset in recent … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs knew what the Internet was really for way back in 1996

Steve Jobs, during his tenure at computer company NeXT. See Also Way back in 1996 —  just a little after eBay, years before PayPal, and well before today’s announcement of a “buy” button on Pinterest  — late Apple co-founder and … Continue reading

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Hear how Steve Jobs may have launched the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is a quintessentially Apple product. It’s attractive, beautifully made, and like many of the firm’s brand new products, it most definitely isn’t the first example of its genre on sale. What if it had received a quintessentially … Continue reading

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The Hardest Jobs To Fill In 2015

The 10 Hardest Jobs To Fill In 2015 Skilled workers have always been a commodity, but in many professions, they’re also becoming a rarity. Each year, human resources consulting group ManpowerGroup releases its Talent Shortage Survey, geared towards determining which professions are … Continue reading

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For the lulz: The 9 best moments in American Genius: Jobs vs. Gates

National Geographic’s American Genius miniseries kicks off Monday night with Jobs vs. Gates, a dramatization of the frenemy-ship of the two tech titans. It’s like Pirates of Silicon Valley, just condensed and interspersed with talking-head interviews.  Don’t expect any fresh insight … Continue reading

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REPORT: HSBC is getting ready to cut up to 20000 jobs

REUTERS/Valentin FlauraudA seagull flies past a HSBC private bank building in Geneva. (Reuters) – HSBC Holdings Plc is planning to cut thousands of jobs globally and is set to make an announcement next week, Sky News reported on Monday, citing … Continue reading

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Why Elon Musk is the person most like Steve Jobs today

Lucy Nicholson/ReutersElon Musk. See Also Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs is considered a legendary figure in both the technology and business fields. After all, he did build the most valuable brand in the world. Many aspiring technologists and … Continue reading

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Kroger to add 650 jobs in Blue Ash

Kroger is expected to add 650 jobs in Blue Ash, including at the former Nash Finch grocery distribution facility on Creek Road.(Photo: Provided) COLUMBUS – Kroger is investing $46 million in two new buildings in Blue Ash and plans to … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Job-Seeker: 75+ jobs open at two job-fairs this week in …

MUSKEGON, MI – Employment is wide open in Northwest Muskegon County, if two job fairs this week are any indicator. Chassix will hold a job fair 1-4 p.m. Friday, June 5 at 5353 Wilcox St. in Montague. The company has … Continue reading

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