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Babysitter "Help Wanted" Ad Is Absolute Insanity

Babysitter "Help Wanted" Ad Is Absolute Insanity

Shoutout to the folks at The Chive for discovering the goldmine of ridiculous human behavior that runs rife throughout this "help wanted" ad for a babysitter. Twitter user @honeystaysuper, unearthed
Consumer Confidence Jumps on Labor Market Strength

Consumer Confidence Jumps on Labor Market Strength

Confidence is high enough to prevent the economy from slowing down in the first half of 2020, the Conference Board said.
Key Takeaways From Trump’s Middle East Peace Plan

Key Takeaways From Trump’s Middle East Peace Plan

President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan would give Israel much of what it has long demanded -- and offer the Palestinians far less than they have been ready to accept in previous rounds of
Billionaire Apologizes for Telling Trump Africa Loves Him

Billionaire Apologizes for Telling Trump Africa Loves Him

South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe apologized for telling U.S. President Donald Trump that Africa loves him, but warned the growing perception that the continent is anti-America may hamper
FAVIANA Is Hiring A PR Coordinator In New York, NY

FAVIANA Is Hiring A PR Coordinator In New York, NY

Who you are - You’re a go-getter with a positive attitude who lives for Fashion PR. You’re highly organized and have a sharp eye for details, ensuring a high standard of quality in everything you do.
South African Airways to Get $239 Million From State Bank

South African Airways to Get $239 Million From State Bank

South African Airways’s business-rescue team said it’s been given access to 3.5 billion rand ($239 million) from the state-owned Development Bank of Southern Africa to avert the airline’s collapse.
SAP agrees to big expansion at San Ramon’s Bishop Ranch complex

SAP agrees to big expansion at San Ramon’s Bishop Ranch complex

Software giant SAP now has leased 235,000 square feet at the 2600 Camino Ramon office campus in San Ramon's Bishop Ranch park following the tech titan's new lease of 90,000 square feet.
Extra-small businesses are an appealing escape from the corporate jobs we hate

Extra-small businesses are an appealing escape from the corporate jobs we hate

If the past decade in tech was about unicorns, the next will be about micro-businesses.

GM spends $2.2 billion to set up an EV-only plant in Detroit

GM just demonstrated that electric vehicles can create jobs in addition to taking them away. The automaker has revealed plans for a $2.2 billion investment that will turn its Detroit-Hamtramck
Huge Executive Payouts Draw a Grim Warning From Denmark’s Elite

Huge Executive Payouts Draw a Grim Warning From Denmark’s Elite

In Bernie Sanders’s favorite country, excessive executive pay is getting another look.
Swipe This! Social media makes me feel like my career is lagging. Will I ever catch up?

Swipe This! Social media makes me feel like my career is lagging. Will I ever catch up?

Step away from the phone. You are too close to the phone. The post Swipe This! Social media makes me feel like my career is lagging. Will I ever catch up? appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Hiring At U.S. Firms Showed Signs Of Cooling In Fourth Quarter

A survey of U.S. companies showed that hiring was flat in the fourth quarter, the first unchanged reading in a decade and the latest signal that the labor market is... Read More The post Hiring At
Huawei 5G, Teck Oil Decisions Loom for Trudeau After New Nafta

Huawei 5G, Teck Oil Decisions Loom for Trudeau After New Nafta

Justin Trudeau returns to a fragmented parliament Monday facing sharp domestic divisions with the clock ticking on two of the tougher decisions of his political career.
Saratoga community briefs for the week of Jan. 31

Saratoga community briefs for the week of Jan. 31

Contemporary Artists meeting Saratoga Contemporary Artists presents a Feb. 8 demonstration by acrylic artist Stephanie Maclean, who will present her processes and techniques in painting stylized
Modi’s Nationalism Masks a Bad Economy, Protesters Say

Modi’s Nationalism Masks a Bad Economy, Protesters Say

The contentious legislation on citizenship was effectively just a tipping point for the millennials who took to the streets.
Microsoft CEO: ‘America Is a Country of Immigrants, Formed by Immigrants’

Microsoft CEO: ‘America Is a Country of Immigrants, Formed by Immigrants’

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the United States was "formed" by immigrants, not citizens, and thus Americans must not think of the immigration issue "narrowly."
Bloomberg Offers Few Details to Back Up Trillions in Spending

Bloomberg Offers Few Details to Back Up Trillions in Spending

Ask Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg how he’ll pay for his plans to create jobs, provide health insurance and repair roads and bridges, and you get the same answer: Wait until you
Reese Witherspoon Is Looking for a Librarian for Her Book Club—And If You Love Reading, It Could Be You

Reese Witherspoon Is Looking for a Librarian for Her Book Club—And If You Love Reading, It Could Be You

You'll personally get to work with Witherspoon and talk about Reese's Book Club picks. READ MORE...

Job Search 2020: AI Is the New Gatekeeper to Your Dream Career

Not only do we have to worry about robots stealing our jobs, but we also have to worry about a machine not hiring us.
Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

The nine-county region added 2,900 jobs in December, led by a gain of 1,500 jobs in Santa Clara County and 900 positions in the East Bay, although the San Francisco-San Mateo region lost 400 jobs.