All posts tagged "Job Market"

  • Ten Facts about COVID-19 and the U.S. Economy
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 21, 2020

    This week: Ten Facts about COVID-19 and the U.S. Economy, Inequalities Persist Despite Decline in Poverty, Problem-Solving Mindsets for Very Uncertain Times, Small-Business Owners' Optimism Up From April, Citizens for Modern Transit, Most Nefarious Interview Questions, Get...

    • Posted September 21, 2020
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  • Unemployment Among Young Workers
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 14, 2020

    This week: Economists’ Scenarios For The Recovery Haven’t Changed Very Much, Labor Market Doesn’t Have a ‘Skills Gap’—It Has an Opportunity Gap, Firms Anticipate COVID-19 Uncertainty to Persist but Not Worsen, Case for Upskilling, Skills for an...

    • Posted September 14, 2020
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  • The Easy Part Of The Economic Recovery Might Be Over
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 8, 2020

    This week: Easy Part Of The Economic Recovery Might Be Over, Job Gains Slowed Again, Federal Reserve Beige Book, Remote Work Is on the Rise and Could Change Everything, Transitioning from Hospitality to Health Care Occupations, Employment...

    • Posted September 8, 2020
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  • Workers Don't Expect Things to Return to Normal
    Workforce Development News – August 10, 2020

    This week: Unemployment Fell-But The Recovery Seems To Be Slowing Down, COVID-19 Spike and Employment Slowdown, A Growing Side Effect of the Pandemic: Permanent Job Loss, What Coronavirus Job Losses Reveal About Racism in America, Housing Distress...

    • Posted August 10, 2020
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  • Essential But Undervalued
    Workforce Development News – June 2, 2020

    This week: Essential But Undervalued, Questions Employers Should Ask About Reopening, Education-Race-Jobs in the COVID-19 Crisis, Customer Service Phrases to Use, Eighth District Beige Book, Unequal Distribution of Economic Damage From COVID-19, Few Adults Say They’ve Been...

    • Posted June 2, 2020
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  • Coronavirus Testing Still Falls Short
    Workforce Development News – May 11, 2020

    This week: Companies Should Start Reskilling Their Workforces Now, The Terrible Jobs Report Gets Worse The More You Read It, How COVID-19 Affected the Labor Market, Making Sense of The Monthly Jobs Report, State of Employment in...

    • Posted May 11, 2020
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  • COVID-19 Will Change The Nation’s Long-term Economic Trends
    Workforce Development News – April 20, 2020

    This week: Manufacturing Output’s Largest Decline Since 1946, How COVID-19 Will Change The Nation’s Long-term Economic Trends, Eighth District Beige Book, Economic Confidence Shows Record Drop, Commerce Locks Up and Retail Sales Plunge Unprecedented 8.7%, LinkedIn St....

    • Posted April 20, 2020
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  • How to Keep Your Team Motivated, Remotely
    Workforce Development News – April 13, 2020

    This week: Preparing Your Business for a Post-Pandemic World, Effective Ecommerce Customer Service, 17 Million File For Unemployment In 3 Weeks, Coronavirus Economic Relief Cannot Neglect Black-owned Business, Strategies To Remain Relevant (And Employed) During Uncertain Times,...

    • Posted April 13, 2020
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  • Dramatic Shifts in Job Postings as Employers Address COVID-19 Impacts
    Dramatic Shifts in Job Postings as Employers Address COVID-19 Impacts

    Job postings reveal what employers need now and into the future. Unlike many other sources of labor market data, job posting information is available in near real time. Comparing the last week of March 2020 to the...

    • Posted April 9, 2020
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  • Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
    Workforce Development News – March 23, 2020

    This week: Consider the Big Economic Hit We’re Facing as Our Investment in Survival, COVID-19 and People Who Cannot Work from Home, Tracking the U.S. Economy and Financial Markets During the COVID-19 Outbreak, U.S. Public Sees Multiple...

    • Posted March 23, 2020
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