States Adds 3,200 Jobs In August
Costco Holds Job Information Session In New Britain Costco tomorrow holds an information session about job openings at the new store the warehouse retailer is opening in New Britain in October.
UTC Expands In FloridaFlorida Governor Rick Scott has announced that Hartford-based United Technologies will expand in the Palm Beach area resulting in the creation of 380 jobs.
Bristol-Myers Squibb To Cut Jobs In Connecticut Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. says it will expand its presence in research centers in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and San Francisco, while cutting jobs in Connecticut.
State Adds 4,600 Jobs In NovemberConnecticut added 46-hundred jobs in November.
Benefits Of Compensated Work Therapy Programs For VeteransIn an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).
State Adds Jobs, Unemployment Rate ImprovesNumbers released today by the state of Connecticut show the unemployment rate has dropped to 6.4 percent.
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Local Government Jobs Decline In August; Unemployment Holds At 6.6% Connecticut lost jobs last month for the first time in six months, according to new numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor MarketIn a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.
Moving From Mass., Manufacturer Promises To Increase WorkforceA manufacturing company has promised to increase its workforce by one-third as it moves a Massachusetts division to Connecticut with $2 million in state aid.
State's Unemployment Drops A Tenth Of A Point, To 6.6% The Labor Department says Connecticut's unemployment rate dropped in July, to 6.6%, down from 6.7% in June.