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Connecticut gained 100 jobs in December

CBIA's Pete Gioia called the job gains "a fairly weak number."

Data show many Hudson Valley residents depend on NYC for jobs

More than 24% of Hudson Valley residents who work, commute to their primary jobs in New York City, according to a report from Marist...

Connecticut gained 900 jobs in November

The labor market in the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk corridor shed 900 jobs last month, the largest number for Connecticut’s metro areas.

Connecticut shed 1,500 jobs in October

The Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk corridor in September added 700 jobs last month.

Connecticut added 3,600 jobs in September

Private-sector employment is up by 10,500 seasonally adjusted jobs over September 2018. The state Department of Labor also revised the August job gain of 2,800 down to a gain of 1,200.

CT added 2,800 jobs last month; unemployment rate unchanged

“If this pace of job recovery continues, we will get to full recovery by early 2020,” says Pete Gioia, economic adviser of the Connecticut Business & Industry Association.

Andi Gray: Finding talent a big job for most businesses today

Companies have to hone their recruiting skills and make sure they are competitive as employers.

CT Labor Department expanding manufacturing job placement program with $10M from...

The sector posted 160,600 jobs in July -- up nearly 3% from its low point in June 2014 – but thousands of jobs are going unfilled due to the skilled worker shortage, according to the state Department of Labor.

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.