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More than half of tech professionals plan to change jobs

“There is definitely a big talent shortage out there,” observed John Bemis, president of Stamford-based Benchmark IT.

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.

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.

Connecticut added 1,100 jobs in August

"After dips in March and April, we have now seen four straight months of employment gains in Connecticut," said Andy Condon, director of the DOL's Office of Research.

Connecticut lost 1,200 jobs in July

Pete Gioia, economic adviser for the CBIA, complained, "There’s no consistency or stability month-to-month with our jobs numbers."

Suite Talk: Joseph M. Carbone, president and CEO of The WorkPlace...

"Ten years from now, you’re going to see virtually all of the money in workforce development not coming from government, but from the private sector," said Carbone.

Connecticut adds 6,100 jobs in June

"June's increase of 6,100 jobs overcame the entire decline we saw in March and April," said the Department of Labor's Andy Condon.

Bank exec John Traynor on state economy: ‘We need higher-paying jobs’

“Since February 1989, the state of Connecticut has added 5,800 jobs,” he continued. “Not 5,800 per quarter, not 5,800 per year – 5,800 total. That’s incredible. We are dead last.”

Connecticut gained 6,000 jobs in December

Meanwhile, job losses were recorded for the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk market.

Marriott to lay off 107 workers in Stamford

The move will bring its total job cuts at 333 Ludlow St. to about 330 since it acquired Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide last year for $13 billion.

Connecticut lost 3,900 jobs in August

Job gains over the year stand at 6,000, according to federal labor statisticians .

Report: Beer industry contributes over $1 billion to Conn. economy

The state’s beer-making industry accounted for 11,482 jobs last year, according to the "Beer Serves America" report.