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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.

Gov. Lamont launches public-private programs package to create jobs

“Work as we know it is changing,” says Garrett Moran, chair of the Governor’s Workforce Council. “We will continue to refine our online offerings in the coming months and years. The CT Back to Work initiative is a terrific start.”

Survey finds Q3 hiring trends will be relatively minimal

The education and health services sector is forecast to see the most third quarter hiring.

Stamford Rep. Simmons drafting bill to use stranded tax credits for...

An unusual plan involving repurposing stranded tax credits may address the shortfall of qualified workers for open positions in various industries around Connecticut.

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...