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Editor’s take: Where the jobs went while Texas idled, CEO pay & Frisco’s hot …

Groundbreaking shovels with the city of Frisco, Dallas Cowboys and the Frisco ISD logo on them. 9 photos Paul O’Donnell Editor-in-Chief- Dallas Business Journal Email  |  Twitter  |  Other There was a glaring absence in a newsletter that landed in … Continue reading

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Preparing students for tomorrow’s jobs starts in schools today

Maine’s business community greatly values and relies on our state’s K-12 public education system. Much good work is being done to prepare our students for college and the workplace. We have many high-quality teachers and kids in Maine and a … Continue reading

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As Coal Jobs Go Up In Flames, New Energy Positions Will Emerge From Ashes

Coal-related jobs are going up in flames, but new ones will emerge from the ashes. That’s the conclusion of a new economic study that examines the Obama administration’s energy policy and its potential impact on the broader economy. Appalachia’s coal … Continue reading

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In Kansas City area, jobs aren’t fleeing Missouri after Kansas tax cuts

The Kansas City metropolitan area is ground zero for measuring the impact of Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s income tax cuts on job creation. It is an article of faith among Brownback and his supporters that slicing taxes for selected Kansans … Continue reading

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Up to 150000 Bangladesh workers lost jobs after Rana Plaza safety overhaul

DHAKA (Reuters) – Some 220 garment factories have shut down in Bangladesh with the loss of up to 150,000 jobs after the collapse of Rana Plaza shone a light on unsafe working conditions in the ready-to-wear industry, triggering a wave … Continue reading

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Begley: Taking low paying jobs can pay off

Years ago, I did something most career counselors would regard as the kiss of death. No. I didn’t pilfer from the petty cash drawer. Nor did I insult important customers. Neither did I fall asleep at my desk. I took … Continue reading

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Better Jobs: Jobs that keep the cash coming in

Better Jobs: News10 viewer goes on his interview after weeks of preparation with career experts. (Friday, April 25, 2015) News10/KXTV Article source: Article Source

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Pardons ‘driven by getting jobs’

Wilmington attorney Michael W. Modica said many pardon applicants seek the governor’s clemency out of pride. “It’s symbolic, official recognition that they have changed, have grown into productive members of society,’’ Modica said.(Photo: CRIS BARRISH/THE NEWS JOURNAL) Board of Pardons … Continue reading

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9 Part-Time Jobs That Can Pay Big Bucks

Range: $150 to $300/hour What you need: An MBA from a top-tier business school and/or specialized expertise. Rather than hiring large consulting firms, some companies are now working on a more ad hoc basis, hiring individuals for strategic planning, process improvement, … Continue reading

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Not doing the job

“THEY are good figures, we should celebrate,” said Mariano Rajoy, Spain’s prime minister, after data released on April 23rd showed the country’s recovering economy had created close to half a million jobs over the past year. Many Spaniards were feeling … Continue reading

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