All posts tagged "U.S. Economy"

  • 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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  • How to Get Employees to Report Their Covid-19 Risk
    Workforce Development News – August 24, 2020

    This week: U.S. Economy in a Snapshot, Working Remotely, Questions That Should Be in Every Employee Engagement Survey, Measuring the Labor Force Participation Rate, Get Employees to Report Their COVID Risk, Igniting Individual Purpose in Times of...

    • Posted August 24, 2020
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  • Can Masks Save Us From More Lockdowns?
    Workforce Development News – August 3, 2020

    This week: Visualizing Vulnerable Jobs Across America, Can Masks Save Us From More Lockdowns?, Economic Impact of COVID-19 So Far, How Bad Is Your State’s Covid-19 Outbreak?, Remote Managers Are Having Trust Issues, Step-By-Step Process for Handling...

    • Posted August 3, 2020
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  • America’s Hidden Economic Crisis: Widespread Wage Cuts
    Workforce Development News – July 20, 2020

    This week: How The Experts Are Measuring The Economic Recovery, Overwhelmed Morgues-Crowded Hospitals-Older Americans Stuck at Home, Second Coronavirus Death Surge Is Coming, Federal Reserve Beige Book, America’s Hidden Economic Crisis: Widespread Wage Cuts, Country’s Economic Performance...

    • Posted July 20, 2020
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  • What Would It Take to Reskill Entire Industries?
    Workforce Development News – July 13, 2020

    This week: Economists Think Congress Could Create An Economic Disaster This Summer, What Would It Take to Reskill Entire Industries?, Business Confidence Beginning to Rebound as Firms Grapple with Effects of COVID-19, Employees Are Feeling Less Prepared,...

    • Posted July 13, 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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  • What To Look For In A Face Mask
    Workforce Development News – June 29, 2020

    This week: Why Reopening Isn't Enough To Save The Economy, Skills Are Bridges Not Gaps, Can the Great Recession Guide Responses to the Pandemic-Driven Economic Crisis?, New Plan Sees St. Louis Becoming Hub for Geospatial Sector, Where...

    • Posted June 29, 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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