Job hunting has always been a little stressful. OK, a lot stressful. A global pandemic certainly hasn’t remedied that. Rather, it’s changing the landscape. For one, it’s heating up competition. Millions of newly out-of-work Americans are chasing employment simultaneously. Applicant pools are also expanding geographically as remote work becomes widespread. Plus, navigating the entire hiring […]
The National Bureau of Economic Research recently announced that the U.S. officially entered a recession in February 2020. Unprecedented levels of unemployment and declines in economic activity triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic abruptly ended the economy’s 10-year period of expansion. With job prospects looking bleak for the near future, pursuing an advanced degree may become […]
Finding a job and entering the workforce can be difficult, but it can be even more of a challenge for those with a physical or mental disability. One program in western Wisconsin is helping people with disabilities do just that. Riverfront’s ‘C.O.R.E.’ program began in La Crosse and is now being expanded to Jackson and Monroe counties.
Finding a job in Wisconsin has become easier thanks to a website update by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.