by Amanda Rohrer Minnesota’s labor force participation rates in 2017 will depend entirely on what baby boomers do.
by Goodwill Easter Seals ReEntry Services A criminal record will make some parts of the job search different than it is for job seekers who don’t have a criminal record. Your record will come up at different points during the search, including during a job interview. The following tips will help you practice how to … Continue reading Discussing Your Conviction Record in a Job Interview
by Oriane Casale Second quarter 2013 job vacancy survey results support other evidence – job growth, falling unemployment and strong Gross Domestic Product growth, for example – that the labor market has finally recovered from the Great Recession. At 72,570, the number of Minnesota vacancies was higher than any time since 2001, and the ratio … Continue reading Job Vacancies Show Further Evidence of Labor Market Recovery
by Joe McKenzie My ever-growing professional network contains unique individuals. Some of my relationships are those I’m currently working on strengthening; others I’m simply maintaining. Regardless of the status of relationships, the overall value of the network I’ve been growing for over 20 years is comparable to a bar of gold. Fortunately, the value … Continue reading Do You Value the People in Your Network?