While US policymakers and politicians focus on reviving the manufacturing sector, Mercedes Delgado and Karen Mills unearth a source of better jobs hidden in plain sight.
By Hbs Working Knowledge, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:12:00 +0000.
The South Korean city of Gwangju has seen a steady exodus of manufacturing jobs move to low-cost countries. Many job seekers say they would work for the plant in a heartbeat.
CNBC. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:54 GMT.
An escalation of the U.S.-China trade war would drive manufacturing away from both countries and likely cause job losses, but would not change their total trade balances, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) report showed on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:04:43 -0400.
Car manufacturers have recently announced job cuts in the UK.
BBC News. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 22:31:06 GMT.
The word job is a noun. Job means (1) a damaging piece of work, (2) the performance of a piece of work, (3) the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money, (4) the responsibility to do something, (5) a crime (especially a robbery), (6) a workplace; as in the expression "on the job";, (7) an object worked on; a result produced by working, (8) (computer science) a program application that may consist of several steps but is a single logical unit, (9) a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved.
Job is also a verb that means (1) invest at a risk, (2) work occasionally, (3) arranged for contracted work to be done by others, (4) profit privately from public office and official business.