Officials: State Unemployment Numbers Lowest Since Last RecessionThe Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.8 percent in October.
Job Growth Is Found To Be No Cure For A Community's PovertyA healthy dose of job growth has long been seen as a likely cure for poverty. But new research suggests that poor Americans are frequently left behind even when their cities or communities benefit from hiring booms.
Employment Announcements: How To Write An Effective Job Description In 4 Easy StepsA job announcement is a chance to advertise your business, to make a first impression, and to dictate how your organization works.
Local Business People Weigh In On Future Of Jobs For Minnesota MillennialsMore millennials are calling the Twin Cities home. Minneapolis, St. Paul and select surrounding suburbs have seen population increases by this generation of more than 10 percent since 2007.
Reality Check: Job Growth In The MidwestThe U.S. Government said Tuesday the nation's economy grew at a whopping 5 percent annual rate last summer. That's the fastest growth since 2003, including jobs coming back to the Midwest.
Will McDonald's Hiring Day Affect Unemployment Rate?The nation's largest fast food chain is trying to take a bite out of the unemployment rate. In Minnesota, that rate is currently at 6.6 percent. The McDonald's jobs will be a help, but don't expect the rate to budge much.