The maker of Kit Kat chocolate bars and Nespresso coffee is adding 2900 jobs to four countries in Latin America: Chile, Mexico, Peru and Colombia.
Financial services company HSBC Bank USA will move about 400 jobs out of Delaware and close its New Castle County center by the end of 2018
Google CEO Sundar Pichai introduced Google for Jobs at the company’s annual I/O conference. Google for Jobs will recognize when a job search query is entered into Google Search and will return a set of open jobs that match the query.
“Google will find jobs by accessing job boards and staffing agencies and through partnerships with established employment-information resources such as Monster, LinkedIn, Facebook, CareerBuilder and Glassdoor. Pichai noted that Google has been piloting Google for Jobs with FedEx and Johnson & Johnson and the companies have seen an 18% increase in the number of applicants since they began the pilot program.”
“Ford said the cuts would amount to about 10 percent of a group of 15,000 managers and other non-production workers and would reduce labor costs for that segment by 10 percent”
“A research report released on Monday by the Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA) found that automation will hit certain regions of the country harder than others….”
Tourists and Techies aren’t able to offset the increased costs to upscale restaurants brought on by the mandatory increase in minimum wage.
“Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 211,000 in April 2017. That follows gains of 79,000 in March and 232,000 in February. Employment rose in April in leisure and hospitality, health care and social assistance, financial activities, and mining.”
33 Percent of Small Businesses Surveyed Had Positions They Were Not Able to Fill
“Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein said in an interview on Friday that London’s growth as a financial center could “stall” as a result of the upheaval caused by Brexit.”