The Connecticut Department of Labor's Office of Research gathers, analyzes, and disseminates information on the economy, workforce and careers that is used to evaluate the economic health of Connecticut, to support and promote state workforce development activities, and to assist students and job seekers in making career choices.
The Current Employment Statistics (CES) more information program provides the most current estimates of nonfarm employment, hours, and earnings data by industry (place of work) for the nation as a whole, all states, and most major metropolitan areas.
Step Up is Putting People Back to Work! Connecticut’s Subsidized Training and Employment Program (Step Up) provides wage and training subsidies to employers that hire an unemployed jobseeker. The program, administered by the CT Department of Labor and the state’s five Workforce Investment Boards, helps small businesses hire employees and expand their workforce.
Displaced Fusion workers to get federal aid, retraining opportunities - A federal Department of Labor program will help pay for health insurance, job retraining and even relocation expenses for Fusion Paperboard’s 145 displaced workers. Read more: http://www.norwichbulletin.com/article/20140929/NEWS/140929492 #CT #Sprague #Connecticut #Fusion #Business #Layoffs #Unemployment
The Job & Career ConneCTion is intended for use by students, teachers, counselors, job developers, job seekers, and anyone else in need of information on jobs and careers. It will guide you with a step-by-step process to explore the world of work - choosing an occupation, finding the appropriate education and training, and finding the right job.
Hostess shutdown imperils 38 local jobs - The maker of Twinkies is proposing to cease operations, imperiling 38 local jobs and around 200 statewide. Hostess Brands Inc. owns a distribution center in Uncasville that employs 36 and a Norwich thrift store that employs two, according to company filings with the Connecticut Department of Labor. http://www.norwichbulletin.com/carousel/x1978603656/Hostess-shutdown-imperils-38-local-jobs #ctnews #business #hostess #twinkies