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USA TODAY

The most in demand jobs in 2018 with biggest pay hikes include cashier, truck driver
USA TODAY
Glassdoor's ranking of jobs showing the fastest wage gains over the past year includes high-skill positions as well as lower-skill, lower-paying fields where workers are in high demand. Paychecks for some of those jobs have been so low for so long they ...

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Forbes

Study: Refugees Stay In Manufacturing Jobs Longer Than Other ...
Forbes
Refugees in the United States, some 15% of whom work in manufacturing jobs, stay in those jobs longer than do other employees, according to a new study by ...

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New York Times

Democrats' Next Big Thing: Government-Guaranteed Jobs
New York Times
The “job guarantee” plans, many of them pressed by Democratic White House hopefuls, vary in scope and cost, but they all center on government-sponsored employment that pays well above the $7.25-an-hour federal minimum wage — a New Deal for a new ...

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Forbes

How this Economic Boom May (Finally) Improve Low Wage Care Jobs
Forbes
For several decades, policy analysts and worker advocates have bemoaned the low wages and high turnover in direct care jobs—personal care aides, home health aides, nursing assistants. Now a combination of economic forces, propelled by the current ...

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Jobs programs are also wage programs
Washington Post
New York Times economics reporter Jim Tankersley has a useful piece out Tuesday morning on jobs programs. He makes two important points I will summarize in a moment, but some of the critics he cites are mistaken in a fundamental way about this idea.



Reuters

BP to cut 3 percent of upstream jobs by year-end
Reuters
(Reuters) - British oil giant BP Plc said it plans to cut 3 percent of jobs in exploration and production, as part of a restructuring of its global upstream business to make the division more efficient and competitive. FILE PHOTO: The logo of BP is ...
BP to cut 540 jobs from upstream workforceMarketWatch
BP To Cut 3% Of Upstream Jobs By Year-EndRigzone
BP to cut three percent of jobs in upstream business - FTeuronews
Energy Voice
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The Verge

European legislator says Jobs and Gates 'enriched' society, asks if Zuckerberg 'created a digital monster'
The Verge
In the European Parliament's public meeting with Mark Zuckerberg today, Guy Verhofstadt, a Belgian MEP, hammered Mark Zuckerberg with a brutal question about his legacy, comparing him unfavorably to Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. “You have to ask yourself ...

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Forbes

Cannabis Industry Delivers 100000+ Jobs And Billions In Tax Revenue
Forbes
Jobs are growing in the cannabis sector and the so are the businesses offering them. 125,000-160,000 people work full-time in the legal marijuana industry according to Chris Walsh, industry analyst and Editorial Vice President of MJBizDaily. That ...



Tax Foundation

Business Head Taxes Take Aim at Having “Too Many Good Jobs
Tax Foundation
The quintessential mayoral photo-op is the ribbon cutting, where city executives demonstrate (1) that they can bring good jobs to their city and (2) they know a supplier of abnormally large scissors. Which is why it's shocking to hear any mayor ...

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Forbes

43% Of Millennials Plan To Quit Their Job Within 2 Years
Forbes
Entitled. Selfish. Untested. Some of the common words that have been used to describe Millennials. A new survey from Deloitte - The 2018 Millennial Survey - says that "uneasy," "pessimistic" and "concerned" are more accurate descriptions. Here's what ...

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