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    It’s not just doctors and scientists that need STEM education. America’s shifting economy is demanding more trained workers in many different sectors. See how Travis Brooks got the hands-on education he needed to become a technician at the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery. Visit The Atlantic to learn more.

    / Dec 15, 2014 at 1:07 PM
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    Maybe The Fed Jumped The Gun A Little?

    A day late come the kind of “meh, not great” economic indicators that could have saved us from yesterday’s “modest” taper.

    / Dec 19, 2013 at 4:55 PM
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    Those Jobs Numbers Did Look Too Good To Be True

    So, a couple of states—a big one and a small one, to be precise—screwed up a little in reporting unemployment claims to Washington. No big deal, right?

    / Sep 12, 2013 at 4:27 PM
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    Take What You Will From Last Week’s Meh Jobs Numbers

    Unemployment claims are up a little. Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the U.S., rose by 7,000 to a seasonally adjusted 343,000 in the week ended July 20, the Labor Department said Thursday. Also, the prior week’s figure was revised to 336,000 new claims from an initially reported 334,000. Economists surveyed by Dow […]

    / Jul 25, 2013 at 5:43 PM
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    Markets Froth Over Underwhelming Jobs Report, Increase In Unemployment Rate

    The U.S. added so many jobs last month that the unemployment rate actually went up.

    / Jun 7, 2013 at 3:19 PM
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    Mixed Bag From The Only Two Economies That Matter

    A little bit of good news on economic growth from the U.S. and retail sales from Germany. A little bit of bad news on jobs from both.

    / Mar 28, 2013 at 3:10 PM
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    Mess of New Jobs, Higher Unemployment Greet 2013

    It seems like everyone’s got it in for Treasurys this New Year.

    / Jan 3, 2013 at 4:00 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Are you looking for the next challenge? A Wall Street firm is looking for a corporate credit risk modeler. A top-tier investment management firm is looking to hire a long-only investment manager research associate in Greenwich. And MetLife is looking for a financial consultant for its treasury department in New York. [DBCC]

    / Apr 18, 2012 at 5:12 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Want to change things up? A top commodities trading house is looking for a team of coal traders in Stamford. AIG is looking for a sovereign analyst in New York. And a global investment bank is looking for a director of market risk for its OTC clearing business. [DBCC]

    / Apr 12, 2012 at 2:17 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Looking for a new job? Morgan Stanley is looking for a credit risk policy associate in New York. Or you could be an execution trader for a global macro hedge fund in LA. Or perhaps you’d like to be the compliance manager at a prop trading firm in New York? [DBCC]

    / Apr 5, 2012 at 9:47 AM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Are you an investment banker looking to move to California? Boutique bank Janes Capital Partners is looking for an aerospace & defense analyst in Irvine. And a global bank is looking for a tech M&A associate and vice president in San Francisco. Or if that’s not your thing, perhaps you might want to be a […]

    / Mar 29, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Hedge fund jobs all over the place this week. A leading San Francisco hedge fund with $2bn AUM is looking for a research analyst to join the team. A leading proprietary trading shop in Chicago would like to add a crude oil derivatives trader. And a hedge fund startup in Stamford seeks a soft commodities […]

    / Mar 22, 2012 at 5:22 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    A successful middle market private equity is seeking a senior associate or vice president – could that be you? Or maybe you’d like to be an operations associate at a large New York-based event-driven hedge fund? [DBCC]

    / Mar 15, 2012 at 4:04 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    Looking for a change? Perhaps you might want to join the marketing and client support team for the alternative investments business of a global investment bank? Alternatively, a Boston-based investment manager is looking for a business analyst for its strategic initiatives team. And Citi is looking for a Houston-based private banker for its law firm […]

    / Mar 8, 2012 at 4:50 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    An internationally recognized institution is looking for commodities researchers in New York – could you be one of them? Alternatively, another firm is looking for sales/traders for a growing equities business, with openings in New York, Chicago and other offices. [DBCC]

    / Mar 1, 2012 at 6:31 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    If you’re considering a move, a top multi-strategy New York hedge fund is looking for an investor relations/marketing associate. Or perhaps you’d be better as a managing director at a distressed debt and private equity firm in Dallas? [DBCC]

    / Feb 23, 2012 at 4:59 PM
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    Dealbreaker Career Center

    A highly competitive multi-strategy hedge fund is seeking an event driven portfolio manager– is that you? Alternatively, CRT Capital needs an internal auditor, if that’s more your speed. [DBCC]

    / Feb 17, 2012 at 12:02 PM
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    Sheep Finally Stepping Up As Job Creators

    Mr. Miller, 23, is the founder of Heritage Lawn Mowing, a company that rents out sheep — yes, sheep — as a landscaping aid. For a small fee, Mr. Miller, whose official job title is “shepherd,” brings his ovine squad to the yards of area homeowners, where the sheep spend anywhere from three hours to […]

    / Nov 2, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    Bloomberg: Go Get Your Gas Masks

    Mayor Bloomberg warned Friday there would be riots in the streets if Washington doesn’t get serious about generating jobs. “We have a lot of kids graduating college, can’t find jobs,” Bloomberg said on his weekly WOR radio show. “That’s what happened in Cairo. That’s what happened in Madrid. You don’t want those kinds of riots […]

    / Sep 16, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    How Can Obama Make Bill Gross Happy?

    As you may have heard, President Obama will unveil a jobs package tonight that expected total more than $300 billion. Some would say that’s a nice hefty number, one that indicates Obama is serious about getting the economy back on track. Others beg to differ. For example, Bill Gross. The PIMCO adviser is not impressed. “I […]

    / Sep 8, 2011 at 5:01 PM
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    Dick Bové: The Markets, They Know Nothing (About How To Interpret Jobs Numbers)

    From: Richard Bove Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2011 Subject: Dick Bove’s Notes: Labor Numbers II I repeat the markets are not viewing the labor numbers correctly. Richard X. Bove

    / Jul 11, 2011 at 1:08 PM
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    Bill Gross Wants To Bring Back Shop Class

    “Philosophy, sociology and liberal arts agendas will no longer suffice.”

    / Jun 21, 2011 at 11:48 AM
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    Austan Goolsbee: Maybe Unemployment Will Be Revised Down to 0%

    A message from the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers.

    / Jun 3, 2011 at 10:27 AM
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    Anyone Want A Job With Meredith Whitney?

    Have you been dying to work under Meredith Whitney but hadn’t heard of any openings at the firm? Now’s your chance! As you may have heard, Whitney is starting her own ratings agency and has applied to become a Nationally Recognized Statistical Ratings Organization (NRSRO. Fortune‘s Katie Benner has some of the details, including a […]

    / Feb 3, 2011 at 1:30 PM
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    “I will paraphrase the email with a Lil Wayne lyric which is ‘throw dirt on me and grow a wildflower’ but it also said some stuff about Credit Default Swaps”

    This is a rambling, anonymous, first-person account of one guy talking his way out of a job at Morgan Stanley. It starts with him finding some MS chick’s cell in a cab, reading the text messages between her and her married boss (with whom she was having an affair), returning the phone, asking to send […]

    / Dec 10, 2010 at 1:08 PM
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    Things That Are On The Top Of The US’s To Do List

    “There are obviously very severe economic and social consequences from this level of unemployment,” Bernanke said at an event hosted by Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business. “So getting new jobs, getting unemployment down is of an incredible importance.” [Reuters]

    / Nov 30, 2010 at 6:01 PM
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    MBA Candidates Still Into Wall Street, Have Plan Of Attack For Dealing With Haters

    Gang, I want you to meet Ben Bloomfield, a first-year at University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Why is Ben so excited to be holding a phone to his face that presumably has no one on the other line? I’m guessing it has to do with the fact that Ben’s pretending his new colleague, […]

    / Mar 8, 2010 at 10:51 AM
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    Mark Madoff: Back In The Game!

    A few months ago there was a tear-jerker of a story about unemployed Americans having difficulty finding new jobs. It highlighted two in particular, who’d been out of work for over a year, due to the shuttering of their company. Their names were Mark and Andy Madoff and they were having a real tough go […]

    / Mar 8, 2010 at 9:45 AM

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