Tag: Jobs

The American Economy Added Just 134,000 Jobs in September, Unemployment Drops to Lowest Level Since 1969

The U.S. economy added just 134,000 jobs in September and the jobless rate fell to 3.7 percent, once again hitting a low level not seen since 1969. Despite fears that trade disputes and rising tariffs could weigh on the economy, hiring continues to grow. On Thursday, the government reported that new unemployment claims fell more than […]

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Evernote cuts 15% of its staff after committing ‘too many resources too quickly’

According to a report by TechCrunch, Evernote has just cut 15% of its staff, totaling 54 employees. In a follow-up blog post by CEO Chris O’Neill, this is because the company “committed too many resources too quickly” in its “incredibly aggressive goals.” Whatever the cause, combined with the recent mass-departure of executives and O’Neill’s vocal focus […]

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Moxy DC hotel holding ‘casting call’ for employees

WASHINGTON — Marriott’s millennial-leaning, hip, Moxy hotel brand opens its first Moxy in Washington, D.C. in late fall — and it is hiring. But Moxy isn’t planning just job interviews. Moxy DC is hosting a casting call from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 27. “This is not your mom’s job interview, so potential employees should […]

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Jobs coming to DC, but more housing needed

WASHINGTON — By 2045 the D.C. region will see an additional 990,000 new jobs. But unless there’s a push to build new housing, the employees coming to fill those jobs will struggle to find a place to live. That’s the upshot of the report from the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. According to COG’S forecast, […]

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WashPost: Trump’s Economy Boosts Blue-Collar Jobs

President Donald Trump has shifted the economy so that once-disregarded blue-collar manufacturing workers are now recovering jobs faster than coastal service-sector employees, the Washington Post acknowledged Sunday. “Blue-collar jobs are growing at their fastest rate in more than 30 years, helping fuel a hiring boom in many small towns and rural areas that are strong supporters of […]

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Higher than Expected Job Growth and Wage Gains in August Signal Economic Strength

The American economy added  201,000 jobs in August and the unemployment rate held steady at 3.9 percent. Economists had forecast 191,100 new jobs and the unemployment rate falling to 3.8 percent. Average hourly earnings increased 2.9 percent for the month on an annualized basis, according to a Department of Labor report released Friday. That also […]

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DC employers discriminate against applicants with long commutes, study says

WASHINGTON — It’s no secret the D.C. area is home to some pretty terrible traffic. But now, there’s evidence that a long, complicated commute could be holding you back from a new job. A new first-of-its-kind study out of Notre Dame University found some D.C. employers discriminate against applicants with long commutes — and that […]

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The Lauren Moshi Stores are Hiring Part Time or Full time Retail Sales Associates In MALIBU And WEST HOLLYWOOD

Lauren Moshi is looking for sales associates who can work at either location or Both would be ideal! There is potential to grow in this position! Lauren Moshi is looking for sales associates who can work at either location or Both would be ideal! There is potential to grow in this position! We pay hourly […]

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The Callaway IS Hiring TEMPORARY RETAIL SALES POSITION At The WYTHE HOTEL In Brooklyn, NY

Greetings From Nashville is a month-long retail pop-up that features the work of Nashville’s thriving fashion, art, food and design scenes. Dates needed: Sept. 30 – Oct. 31, 2018 Greetings From Nashville is a month-long retail pop-up that features the work of Nashville’s thriving fashion, art, food and design scenes. Curated by The Callaway, a […]

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Capitalize on the Big Data boom with 6 courses of self-paced training

To master big data, you need big training. Fortunately a fantastic opportunity has presented itself this week. There’s a temporary price-drop on The Big Data Hadoop Spark & Administrator Master Bundle from over $2,200 to under $80. Big data is one of the exploding markets in the tech industry. It involves methods of handling and analyzing extremely […]

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Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had ‘Ghetto’ Names

ST. LOUIS (CBS Local) – Several women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email informing them they weren’t qualified to work at a Missouri company because they had “ghetto” names. Hermeisha Robinson and Dorneshia Zachery both received a rejection letter from St. Louis’ Mantality Health. The letter specifically mentioned that the women would not […]

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Illinois manufacturer says it will close its doors and move to Mexico because of Trump tariffs

You tired of WIIIINNNNNNNNNNNNIIIIIINNNNNNNGGGGGG, yet? Donald Trump’s “big stick” the past few months has been the trade tariffs on China. Those “economically anxious” Trump supporters are getting the full con man treatment, as they serve to bear the brunt of the tariffs and their consequences. Consumer goods have begun to skyrocket, manufacturing unions have warned their members […]

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Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.

MILL VALLEY, Calif. (CBS Local) – Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology. That’s because 18 out of the 25 highest-paying jobs are within those two sectors, according to a new analysis of salary data from employment site Glassdoor. The study analyzed data for job […]

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Sarah Sanders is sorry, not-sorry for lying about President Obama

On Tuesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders dialed her smarminess up to eleven to deliver some Trump-bragging economics. Sanders: This President since he took office, in the year and a half that he’s been here, has created 700,000 new jobs for African-Americans. That’s 700,000 African-Americans that are working now that weren’t working when […]

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MIAOU IS HIRING AN APPAREL BOOKKEEPER / ACCOUNTS PAYABLE SPECIALIST IN LOS ANGELES, CA

Miaou is looking for an experienced Bookkeeper to assist in managing our day-to-day accounting and finance requirements. Miaou is looking for an experienced Bookkeeper to assist in managing our day-to-day accounting and finance requirements. Confidentiality, excellent analytical skills and accuracy are important qualifications for this position, as well as extensive experience in data entry and […]

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Paul Wilmot Communications Is Hiring An Executive Assistant In New York, NY

Paul Wilmot Communications was established in 1997 in NYC. During its 21 year history, the agency has produced a significant public relations track record drawing from the highest profile fashion houses, prestige beauty brands, global consumer brands, retailers, hospitality brands, non-profits and luxury lifestyle clientele. Paul Wilmot Communications is looking for an Executive Assistant to […]

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The Eighth Floor Is Hiring A Senior Account Manager / Director In New York, NY

The candidate should be well-versed in the PR world, particularly in art, fashion and lifestyle, have great contacts with key editors across these departments, and be EXTREMELY goal oriented. The Eighth Floor is growing, again! We’re looking for a Senior Account Manager/Director with a passion for art, fashion and lifestyle, a born leader, and doesn’t […]

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Free Country Is Hiring Two Freelance Fashion Designers In New York, NY

Free Country is seeking two Loungewear/Sleepwear/Basics Freelance Designers with 7+ year’s experience as Designers in the Loungewear business; one for Ladies and one for Men’s. Free Country, an active lifestyle apparel clothing brand specializing in outerwear, active wear and swim, is seeking two Loungewear/Sleepwear/Basics Freelance Designers with 7+ year’s experience as Designers in the Loungewear […]

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