Marketplace.org

People who have jobs are searching for better ones … in Hawaii
Marketplace.org
Earlier this month, Norwegian Cruise Lines held a job fair for a variety of positions on its American Pride ship, which stays in Hawaii year long. That's why the day after Labor day, Walker found himself sitting in the hallway of a Marriott Hotel in ...

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New York Times

Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come.
New York Times
At a news conference in Brazil, Foxconn officials unveiled plans to invest billions of dollars and build one of the world's biggest manufacturing hubs in the state of São Paulo. The government had high expectations that the project would yield 100,000 ...



Workforce Management

The New Sheriff in Town: Google Jobs
Workforce Management
LinkedIn has become the candidate database of choice for recruiters, Glassdoor has forced HR and recruiting leaders to acknowledge the importance of company reputation via aggregation of anonymous ratings, and Indeed has parlayed the power of jobs ...



WXYZ

Dan Gilbert, Bedrock investing $2.1B in Detroit buildings, creating 24K jobs
WXYZ
(WXYZ) - Dan Gilbert and his company, Bedrock, announced they are investing $2.1 billion in four different projects with the plans to create 24,000 jobs in Detroit. Gilbert made the announcement Wednesday afternoon at the Book Tower. The investments ...
Dan Gilbert announces plan to bring 24000 jobs to DetroitDetroit Free Press
Bedrock to invest $2.1B; create 24K jobs in DetroitThe Detroit News
LIVE STREAM: Dan Gilbert's Bedrock announces plan to bring 24000 jobs to DetroitWDIV Detroit

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Bloomberg

Jack Ma Says Stop Looking to Manufacturing Growth for Jobs
Bloomberg
“These worries are very normal -- two hundred years ago when the steam machine came, people started thinking the steam machine is going to take a lot of jobs,” Ma said, speaking at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York. “Because of artificial ...

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CNNMoney

New European steel giant expects to cut 4000 jobs
CNNMoney
"Even with the joint venture it will not be possible to avoid job cuts," Thyssenkrupp CEO Heinrich Hiesinger said in a statement, adding that as many as 4,000 jobs are likely to be axed in the coming years. The cuts would be distributed "roughly evenly ...
European Steel Merger Could See 4000 Jobs AxedU.S. News & World Report
Tata Steel Thyssenkrupp merger: Safeguard Welsh jobs callBBC News
Tata Steel to merge with Germany's Thyssenkrupp with 4000 UK jobs at riskExpress.co.uk
Telegraph.co.uk
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Bloomberg

India Has a Big Jobs Problem, and It Could Be Getting Worse ...
Bloomberg
He swept to power three years ago promising India's poor and middle classes he'd restore their "dignity" after years of swelling inequality, with job creation ...

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Chicago Tribune

Centegra Health to eliminate, outsource hundreds of jobs - Chicago ...
Chicago Tribune
Centegra Health System plans to eliminate 131 jobs and outsource another 230 positions.
Centegra turns to layoffs, outsourcing jobs to stop financial bleeding ...Crain's Chicago Business

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New York Times

GM Workers Strike in Canada as Mexico Jobs Raise Tension
New York Times
OTTAWA — Workers at a General Motors assembly plant in Ontario went on strike late Sunday as union leaders reported an impasse in talks to keep Canadian jobs from moving to Mexico. It is the first strike at a Canadian auto assembly plant in 21 years.

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Slate Magazine (blog)

How Do You Create Attentive, Responsible Teens? Give 'Em Jobs!
Slate Magazine (blog)
As in many retail settings heavy on entry-level jobs, a fair proportion of Market Basket's employees are teenagers. But these teens aren't surly or inept or mumblingly awkward like the ones at Cinnabon. These bright young things make friendly eye ...


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