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Think you work for the worst company ever? 24/7 Wall St. has found America’s worst companies to work for this year. So if you work for one of these companies, then yes, you do work for the worst company every. If not, stop complainng too much because things could be worse. So, how exactly did…

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Although the imaginary fiscal cliff was avoided, there are some big issues left for President Obama to deal with pertaining to the economy. The most pressing is the debt ceiling. It is possible that the U.S. will go through a technical default for a few days, although most anticipate that Congress will give in and…

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President Barack Obama will make his 2013 State of the Union address to America tonight. We know he will touch on immigration reform, gun violence and maybe even LGBT rights, but what will he say to African Americans, specifically? He will discuss enhancing U.S. manufacturing but will not mention that jobs will not be coming…

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If you’re unemployed or considering a career change, the nursing industry is a stable profession that provides a competitive salary. While other fields are shrinking, there is a high demand for nurses across the country. To set yourself a part from other candidates, here are five tips that will help you land a job and…

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Don Thompson, McDonald’s COO and president, told of the rewards that the Mcdonald’s Corporation has reaped thanks to the combined integration of innovation, technology, and diversity, during his keynote address at the Chicago Urban League’s annual summit and luncheon held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago on May 3. This year’s summit theme, Empowerment Through Innovation:…

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Waking up and living in reality means that every African American cannot play sports, rap or sing. In addition it requires recognizing that this brave new world may be one in which minimal employment opportunities that used to exist will no longer be available with present technological advances the likes of self-service kiosk in fast-food…

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With the gift-giving season fast approaching, UPS has announced it intends to hire a staggering 55,000 additional employees to handle the anticipated increase in package delivery volume. The temporary jobs that UPS will be filling include driver helpers, package sorters, loaders and unloaders, the company said. UPS anticipates its busiest shipping day will be Thursday,…

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On the last day of this year’s Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America meeting, President Clinton announced that, when fully funded and implemented, over 50 initiatives will create 124,000 jobs, provide approximately 364,000 Americans with job training and support entrepreneurship with $265 million in investments or loans. CGI America was held June 29-30, 2011, in Chicago.…

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President Obama put the Republican Congress on blast, saying that if they do not agree to raise the $14.3 trillion tax ceiling, the country will suffer dire consequences. “People shouldn’t get spooked,” he says. “But the yellow light is flashing. This is urgent.” Economic pundits issued severe warnings of “potentially catastrophic consequences” if the ceiling…

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