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Westchester County Association becomes a force in workforce development

The Westchester County Association is making workforce development a key area of activity following its success in managing the four-year, $9.8 million Jobs Waiting...

Acting U.S. labor secretary touts employment stats, New Rochelle roots

Pizzella said what he hears most from business leaders is, “I’ve got to find more skilled workers.”

CT GDP shows encouraging signs of growth, but still lags region...

The state is also one of just three – along with West Virginia and Wyoming – whose workforce has shrunk since the Great Recession in 2008.

MGM Resorts International betting on a full casino license in Yonkers

Only after receiving a full commercial casino license could Empire City also be licensed for sports betting.

Frontier Communications shed 734 jobs since January; at least another 280...

"We have substantial work ahead,” said the Norwalk firm’s president and CEO Dan McCarthy.

CT added 1,000 jobs in January; 2018 employment data revised downward

"We need to create a state where businesses are growing and investing," said CBIA's Pete Gioia.

Hudson Valley job numbers up, but not as much as elsewhere

Private educational and health services added the most of any major industry sector during the 12-month period, up by 63,200.

Webster Bank, CT team to provide loans to federal workers hurt...

Gov. Ned Lamont is also encouraging municipalities to delay collecting property taxes from affected employees.

Connecticut lost 500 jobs in November, but unemployment rate best in...

"It is clear that Connecticut’s labor market continues to tighten," said Andy Condon, director of the DOL’s Office of Research.

Tech boot camp for job seekers opening in Stamford

Courses are set to begin in the first quarter of 2019.

New study finds no expansion in Connecticut’s gig economy

Current trends suggest more opportunities for full-time work, which could lure away individuals involved in the temporary contracted opportunities of the gig economy sector.

CT added jobs in October; unemployment rate remained at 4.2 percent

Connecticut now has an estimated 1.7 million seasonally adjusted jobs and an estimated 80,000 jobless residents.

CT unemployment dips to 4.2 percent

Connecticut’s unemployment rate improved even after it lost 500 jobs in September, according to the state Department of Labor.

CT added nearly 2,400 jobs in 2017; 75 percent of municipalities...

All told, 80 percent of the state’s 169 municipalities added new establishments last year -- a growth rate of 7.5 percent since 2010.

DECD acknowledges errors in report about job creation, tax credits

The inaccuracies include overstating the number of jobs, failing to collect certain required information and reporting estimates that were off by tens of millions of dollars in 2017.