jobs http://kalw.org en First Mayoral forum in series tackles jobs and diversity in SF http://kalw.org/post/first-mayoral-forum-series-tackles-jobs-and-diversity-sf <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-aa511ff0-b32f-4db4-a677-4ca96d19734c"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">African Americans are leaving San Francisco at an alarming rate. They make up just six percent of the population, down from over 13 percent in 1970 and have a higher unemployment rate than whites and other minorities.</span></span></p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:10:51 +0000 Isabel Angell 40802 at http://kalw.org First Mayoral forum in series tackles jobs and diversity in SF Youth Radio: Life lessons from laundry http://kalw.org/post/youth-radio-life-lessons-laundry <p style="box-sizing: border-box; margin-top: 1em; margin-bottom: 1em; -webkit-hyphens: auto; visibility: visible; color: rgb(60, 60, 60); font-family: proxima-nova, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 22px; background-color: rgb(240, 240, 240);"><em>Listen to this story <a href="https://youthradio.org/news/article/life-lessons-from-laundry/">here.</a>&nbsp;</em></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 23:05:25 +0000 Kendrick Calkins 32985 at http://kalw.org Youth Radio: Life lessons from laundry IMMIGRATION STORIES: Mahade Wanjihar and Leslie Spillane http://kalw.org/post/immigration-stories-mahade-wanjihar-and-leslie-spillane <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.35;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-7405272f-0a2d-d8a5-4212-d1165f3ab009"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Many Californians have come here from somewhere else. In fact, the state has more immigrants than any other in the country. This week, we’re running a series of profiles of immigrants in the Bay Area. Today we meet a medical professional from India and a young woman from Ireland.</span></span></p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:18:20 +0000 Eva Soncin 32854 at http://kalw.org IMMIGRATION STORIES: Mahade Wanjihar and Leslie Spillane Where Will The Jobs Be? http://kalw.org/post/where-will-jobs-be <p>The costs of employing an American continues to grow at the same time as automation and offshoring become ever more tempting to employers. So where will the jobs be, especially the jobs that promise a stable, sustainable living? And what's the broader solution: What's the smartest approaches to encouraging the creation of sustainable jobs?</p> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 18:23:53 +0000 Marty Nemko 31081 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Will Robots Take Your Job? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-will-robots-take-your-job <P> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 07:45:14 +0000 Malihe Razazan 22657 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Will Robots Take Your Job?