Credit Suisse likely to drop 1,000 Jobs

According to the Wall Street Journal, the Swiss financial services group Credit Suisse is likely to drop 1,000 jobs this month after they release their Q3 earnings today. Earlier this year, the financial group announced that they had to cut 2,000 jobs due to poor earnings. WestLB analyst Georg Kanders was quoted saying, “Credit Suisse […]

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sparkCast Episode 015

The official podcast of SparkHire.com. Covering news related to the job market, HR, startups, and more. The Job Market: Halloween stores provide temporary jobs The 10 scariest jobs Startups: Dot Com failures and their modern counterparts Job Numbers: BLS For September sparkNews: With JustAbout.Co, All Small Businesses Can Have A Webpage Rep. Ryan “Work Three […]

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Work Three Jobs or Cap Student Loan Payments?

If you remember from earlier this week, Mark published a blog post that talked about what Wisconsin Republican Congressman Paul Ryan thinks about the student loan program. Rather than trying to reform it to help future, current and former college students Ryan said that students should instead get three jobs after school like he did […]

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‘Rebuild America Jobs’ is the next #americanjobsact

Fixing America’s crumbling infrastructure has always been on President Obama’s $447 billion jobs package, also known as The American Jobs Act. After the Act was defeated in the Senate last week, the Democrats said they will separate the part of the bill that involves rebuilding the nation’s roads, bridges, airports and railways into a smaller […]

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Poll Shows Americans Distrust the Government Now More Than Ever

A poll taken by the New York Times and CBS News shows that almost half of the American public believes the ideas at the root of Occupy Wall Street reflect the views of most Americans. According to the poll, more than two-thirds of the public believes that the wealth of the country should be spread […]

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