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Fri May 20

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:47 AM

Re: Fed Rate Hike Soon?

"...Dudley joins chorus of Fed officials seeing rate hikes soon...

Dear news pegged Fools:

From the minutes:

"...Total industrial production declined in February and March. Manufacturing output [more]

Wed May 18

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:34 PM

Re: Feds: interest rate hike on table for June

"...Federal Reserve officials felt the U.S. economy could be ready for another interest rate increase in June, according to the minutes from the central bank's April policy meeting released on Wednesday..."

Dear snip-hooked [more]

Fri Mar 4

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:25 PM

Re: Frankly....

"...If you are over 55 years old, then companies do not want to invest time and money into training old timers..."

Dear Jaagu:

60+ and in great health. What's troubling is knowing other 'skilled, experienced' people [more]

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:55 PM

Re: Frankly....

BINGO!

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:01 AM

Re: Frankly....

"...I enjoyed working free lance from home while I was doing it..."

Dear Denny:

I really like freelancing as well, and I'm getting a lot of exposure. The problem is there are so many unemployed FX analyst, Financial [more]

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:55 AM

Re: Frankly....

"...you hear about job opening by word of mouth..."

Dear JLC:

Oh you've got that right. The "good jobs", like the one I've mentioned in this thread, mysteriously remain unfilled.... among [more]

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:52 AM

Re: Frankly....

"...There or few if any openings in Network, Electronics, and/or maintenance..."

Dear Quaz:

I don't mind the cold. I've started looking out-of-area; I'd hate to start over at this point but I might have to. Also, [more]

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:47 AM

Re: Frankly....

"...?but most just offering temporary jobs or project work..."

Dear hound:

I didn't know about your health and I hope you're okay.

Like Tim noted, the "L" does also mean lousy pay. WilleB has also [more]

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FastMike posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:40 AM

Frankly....

"...The U.S. economy added 242,000 jobs in February while the unemployment rate held steady at 4.9 percent. Economists were expecting 190,000 new positions and no change in the jobless figure..."

Dear productive [more]

Thu Mar 3

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:29 PM

Re: Really, really?.... Really?

P.S. High output cost a bad choice of words. Better: high profit margin, and I mean ridiculously high profit margin......

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:50 AM

Re: Really, really?.... Really?

"...You know rather than a job..."

Dear quaz:

Yes, and from experience I know that there are several 'beekeepers' who frequent this board. That's where the money is, it seems. (Any beekeepers out there, please chime [more]

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FastMike posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:36 AM

Really, really?.... Really?

"...My momma always said, "Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get..."

Dear interested Fools:

Went for a walk on a beautifully sunny early March morning. It's one of those in [more]

Tue Mar 1

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FastMike posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:06 PM

Correct me if I'm wrong

"...U.S. stocks kicked off March on a solid note Tuesday as the major averages extended gains, helped by a rise in oil prices and a better-than-expected ISM manufacturing report..."

Dear excited Fools:

The financial [more]

Fri Jan 22

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FastMike replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:01 AM

Re: OT Last Day

"...Now you can try to spin or avoid a sensitive subject... ...There is a certain amount of age discrimination in the job market to be sure..."

Dear Joel:

Joel, you're living in the Silicon Valley bubble. Your brief [more]

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