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5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise

5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise

5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise 5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise This article is part of our new series on the Future of Health Care, which examines changes in the medical field. Economists at the Labor Department project that from 2019 to 2029 employment in health care in the United States will grow 15 percent, much faster …

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Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Over a crackling phone line, Ashraf Ali, a 35-year-old father in Bangladesh, described feeling suicidal and desperate to feed his family. Sokunthea Yi, in Cambodia, said she spends sleepless nights worrying about how she will pay …

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The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back

The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back

The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back Good morning and happy Easter. Here are the top stories in business and tech to know for the week ahead. — Charlotte Cowles What’s Up? (March 28-April 3) Light at the End of the Tunnel Employers added a whopping 916,000 jobs in March, more than doubling …

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Biden’s Big Bet: Tackling Climate Change Will Create Jobs, Not Kill Them

Biden’s Big Bet: Tackling Climate Change Will Create Jobs, Not Kill Them

Biden’s Big Bet: Tackling Climate Change Will Create Jobs, Not Kill Them Biden’s Big Bet: Tackling Climate Change Will Create Jobs, Not Kill Them Anthony Prisco, the head of the renewable energy practice for the staffing firm Aerotek, said a standard solar project will employ about 250 workers for just under a year. About one-third of the workers make $30 …

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Big Tech Wants Points for Jobs

Big Tech Wants Points for Jobs

Big Tech Wants Points for Jobs Big Tech Wants Points for Jobs This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Here’s one more way that technology companies are becoming more like conventional corporations: When they talk about jobs, it’s often a political message. Google last week detailed its expansion of …

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Black women were half as likely to be hired for state or local jobs than white men, a report says.

Black women were half as likely to be hired for state or local jobs than white men, a report says.

Black women were half as likely to be hired for state or local jobs than white men, a report says. Black women were half as likely to be hired for state or local jobs than white men, a report says. Government workers have been particularly hit hard by the pandemic. Nearly 1.4 million of the 9.5 million jobs that have …

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The Relief Bill Will Save Tens of Thousands of Airline and Airport Jobs

The Relief Bill Will Save Tens of Thousands of Airline and Airport Jobs

The Relief Bill Will Save Tens of Thousands of Airline and Airport Jobs The Relief Bill Will Save Tens of Thousands of Airline and Airport Jobs The pandemic relief bill that President Biden signed Thursday afternoon will protect tens of thousands of aviation jobs, providing a lifeline to an industry that is likely to struggle for some time even as …

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How Do Influencers Get Jobs? It’s Changing

How Do Influencers Get Jobs? It’s Changing

How Do Influencers Get Jobs? It’s Changing How Do Influencers Get Jobs? It’s Changing The business of influence is professionalizing. Content creators are signing to major talent agencies. In February, SAG-AFTRA, the largest union in the entertainment industry, expanded coverage to people who make sponsored content. And now, a new service wants to make it easier for creators to apply …

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Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency

Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency

Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency Private-equity executives should also take note: She hinted that she wanted to look at “carried interest,” which allows some financiers to pay taxes on their income at capital gains rates as if they had invested the money themselves. Ms. Yellen seemed less …

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The Pandemic Has Diminished Part of Athletes’ Jobs: Signing Autographs

The Pandemic Has Diminished Part of Athletes’ Jobs: Signing Autographs

The Pandemic Has Diminished Part of Athletes’ Jobs: Signing Autographs The Pandemic Has Diminished Part of Athletes’ Jobs: Signing Autographs The tennis player Eugenie Bouchard grew accustomed to drawing a crowd of autograph seekers. At tournaments, she routinely scribbled her signature for almost anybody who asked around stadium concourses or outside her hotel. Bouchard, a 2014 Wimbledon finalist who ranked …

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