All posts tagged "Unemployment"

  • Overcoming the COVID-19 Threat to Gender Equality
    Workforce Development News – November 16, 2020

    This week: Why Every State Should Adopt a Mask Mandate, How Bad is Your State’s COVID-19 outbreak?, How Has the COVID-19 Recession Affected Labor across Occupations and Industries?, How COVID-19 Has Changed B2B Sales Forever, Help Your...

    • Posted November 16, 2020
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  • election Day, November 3, 2020
    Workforce Development News – November 2, 2020

    This week: Ways COVID Has Impacted Working Parents, Supportive Ecosystems for Black-Owned Businesses, Hiring During COVID Is Different Than in Previous Downturns, COVID in the U.S., Economic Recovery is Losing Steam, Reskilling in the age of COVID,...

    • Posted November 2, 2020
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  • Expectation of Slow Recovery
    Workforce Development News – October 12, 2020

    This week: Expectation of COVID Slow Recovery, America’s Newest Wave of COVID, Last Hired-First Fired?, Labor Market Conditions, Two Quite Different Paths for Unemployment, Long-Term Unemployment Is Still Rising, Economic Mobility and Opportunity, Job Applicants with Criminal...

    • Posted October 12, 2020
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  • Workers Face Permanent Job Losses
    Workforce Development News – October 5, 2020

    This week: When Will the COVID Pandemic End?, Manufacturing Still Among Top Five Employers, Jobs Growth Slows Sharply, Workers Face Permanent Job Losses as the Virus Persists, How to Set Customer Service Goals, Recruit and Develop More...

    • Posted October 5, 2020
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  • How To Know When You Can Trust A COVID-19 Vaccine
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 28, 2020

    This Week: Economic Fallout From COVID Continues To Hit Lower-Income Americans the Hardest, Local Economic Impact, How To Know When You Can Trust A COVID Vaccine, Real State Of Unemployment Is Much Higher Than Official Numbers, Economic...

    • Posted September 28, 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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  • 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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  • Office Reentry Plans Must Account for Medically Vulnerable Employees
    Workforce Development News – July 6, 2020

    This week: Tracking the COVID-19 Economic Devastation, More People Are Losing Their Jobs Permanently, COVID-19 Situation Increasingly Bleak, Employers Added 4.8 Million Jobs Before New Spike In Infections, Unemployment Rate is Higher than Officially Recorded, How Far...

    • Posted July 6, 2020
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  • Work Life After COVID-19
    Workforce Development News – June 15, 2020

    This week: Reasons The Pandemic Is So Very Far From Over, Unemployment Rose Higher in Three Months of COVID-19 than It Did in Two Years of the Great Recession, COVID-19 Precautions Abound Amid Slow Return to Workplace,...

    • Posted June 15, 2020
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  • Black Americans Face Higher COVID-19 Risks
    Workforce Development News – June 8, 2020

    This week: Commitments Companies Must Make to Advance Racial Justice, May’s Jobs Report Brought Good News—But Not For Everyone, Losing Sight of Workers in Protecting Paychecks, Things We Know About Race and Policing, Use COVID-19 Downtime to...

    • Posted June 8, 2020
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