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Lamont outlines workforce development proposal; Announces fed grant to train 2,000...

The $10 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor will help build career pathways in the information technology and advanced manufacturing sectors.

Latest Stamford data paints (mostly) strong economic picture

City officials say Stamford is only a few hundred residents away from becoming the second-largest city in the state.

Richard A. Montanaro: Covid-19 resume gaps will become commonplace, yet...

Binge watching Netflix is not a valid explanation for gaps in your resume. While a prospective employer may understand, and even sympathize with an...

Wage growth report shows Westchester County No.2 in nation

Westchester County was second among large counties in the nation for growth in average weekly wages paid by businesses during the second quarter of...

Genpact jettisoning 185 Stamford employees

Most of those scheduled to be laid off on Dec. 31 are in management, including 37 assistant vice presidents, 12 vice presidents and one senior vice president.

Gov. Lamont unveils statewide workforce development plan

“This pandemic has made this more relevant than ever," the governor said.

Amazon officially opens Danbury delivery station, offers 100-plus jobs

The 148,000-square-foot facility at 8-24 Old Sherman Turnpike receives packages from neighboring Amazon Fulfillment and Sortation Centers.

XPO Logistics creating 15,000 jobs ahead of holidays

Distribution center jobs – the largest portion of the recruitment program – represent approximately 8,000 positions across the U.S.

Suite Talk: Angela F. Williams, president and CEO of Easterseals

"I hate the word 'new-normal,'" said Williams.

Staffing and talent acquisition firm launches in Fairfield

Initially the firm will serve clients in the tri-state area.

‘Employee’ or ‘independent contractor’? DOL proposed definitions could save companies millions

The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts that, if finalized, the rule could result in net savings for employers of almost $481 million per year, most of that due to reduced litigation costs and fewer benefits payments.

Connecticut gains 20,400 jobs in August

The Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk corridor grew by 5,100 net jobs in August.

McDonald’s looking to hire 2,385 summer workers in Connecticut

All told, the Big Mac purveyor expects to hire about 260,000 employees nationwide.

Teen-related phrases at top of Indeed job searches

Searches containing the word “teen” or “teenage” were up nearly 70% compared to last year.

Google updates policy to prevent discrimination in housing, job and credit...

Google's action comes in the aftermath of a federal lawsuit aimed at Facebook's advertising policies.