Category: Workforce

Federal, Industry, Policy, Workforce

Will cities work remotely? Officials still have unanswered questions

March 23, 2021

Via: StateScoop

There’s “a light at the end of tunnel” in sight for technology executives that were tasked with suddenly transitioning thousands of city employees and public students to remote work and learning environments last year at the onset of the coronavirus […]

Federal, Industry, Policy, Workforce

House OKs Dems’ immigration bills for Dreamers, farm workers

March 18, 2021

Via: Federal News Network

The House voted Thursday to unlatch a gateway to citizenship for young Dreamers, migrant farm workers and immigrants who’ve fled war or natural disasters, giving Democrats wins in the year’s first votes on an issue that faces an uphill climb […]

Federal, Industry, Policy, Workforce

Jobless claims show unexpected increase despite relaxed economic restrictions

March 18, 2021


First-time claims for jobless benefits showed an unexpected jump to 770,000 as the labor market tries to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic that sent more than 22 million Americans to the unemployment line a year ago, the Labor Department reported […]