Jobs

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Chevron Cutting 500 Jobs From San Ramon Headquarters

The company says it is part of an effort to reduce costs around the world by one-billion dollars.

07/28/2015

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Employers Hiring More Young Workers

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger says it’s a great time to be a millennial looking for work.

07/24/2015

Baby boomers at a job fair. (CBS SF)

Smart Job Tips For Baby Boomers And Seniors

Jill Schlesinger looks at job opportunities for retirees in today’s Jobs Report.

07/22/2015

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Consultant Navigates The Variety Opportunities For Nursing In San Francisco

Nurses are in high demand at hospitals, but many other opportunities exist for RNs. Whether serving as a grammar school nurse, health care worker at corporate day care facility or pursuing other opportunities, becoming a certified nursing professional is a sure-fire way to keep yourself in high demand.

07/20/2015

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Cyber Security Expert Prevents Financial Loss For Levi Strauss

Productive careers are born out of real-world necessity. The demands to address cybercrime shaped the career of the senior manager of cyber security at one of San Francisco’s signature companies, Levi Strauss & Co.

07/20/2015

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Clean Tech Synonymous With Local Job Growth In 2015

Job cuts by many tech companies may indicate a recent slump, but clean tech continues its run of strong growth. Anyone looking to join the ranks of a growing industry in the San Francisco Bay Area would be wise to consider the alternative energy sector.

07/20/2015

California Unemployment Rate Drops To 11.3 Percent

Bay Area Unemployment Below State Average, San Mateo County Rate Best

All of the Bay Area’s nine counties had unemployment rates last month below the state average, according to the California Employment Development Department.

07/19/2015

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Good With Numbers? Consider A Statistician Career & Earn Over $100K

Jill Schlesinger tells us how the demand for jobs in big data are pouring into the Bay Area.

07/15/2015

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Technology Professional Works To Enforce Dangerous Driving Laws

Unable to put down their mobile devices, distracted drivers are responsible for traffic infractions ranging from minor collisions to deadly accidents. Now, there may be a way for business, technology and public policy to come together for compliance to existing laws.

07/13/2015

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A Website For Travel Cash Generates Both Funds And Fun

Tourism is one of the world’s biggest industries, but large corporations have long since taken most pieces of the pie. Now, a local entrepreneur is able to take a cut using her ingenuity, education and passion to spread travel cheer.

07/13/2015

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