• jobs September 2, 2022 1:25 pm

    Lower US Job Gain in August Could Aid Fed's Inflation Fight

    America’s employers added a healthy number of jobs last month, yet slowed their hiring enough to potentially help the Federal Reserve in its fight to reduce raging inflation. The economy gained 315,000 jobs in August, a still-solid figure that pointed to an economy that remains resilient despite rising interest rates, high inflation and sluggish consumer spending. Friday’s report from the...

  • lifeguard June 17, 2022 11:57 am

    Deadline Approaching as CT Looks to Fill 40 Lifeguard Positions

    Lifeguards are needed in Connecticut state parks, according to Mason Trumble, the deputy commissioner for the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. DEEP officials are looking to fill approximately 40 open lifeguard positions across the state, with the biggest need focused in New Fairfield, Torrington and Shelton. So far, approximately 60 lifeguards have been hired and are being trained, but…

  • Cannabis in Connecticut June 15, 2022 6:42 pm

    Hiring for Medicinal Cannabis Continues in Conn.

    The lottery process for picking who gets recreational cannabis licenses continues in Connecticut. As business owners vie for those spots, the medicinal market in our state continues to bud.

  • jobs April 18, 2022 4:07 pm

    Artificial Intelligence Software May Determine Your Next Job

    Hiring managers are utilizing AI software to scan resumes and conduct virtual interviews. We spoke with leading experts in the field to assess the pros and cons of these transformative technologies.

  • jobs January 24, 2022 5:22 pm

    Electric Boat Needs to Hire Thousands in 2022

    Electric Boat in Groton is the largest submarine builder in the country and one of CT’s largest employers. With the need for submarines increasing, Electric Boat is urgently hiring.

  • Groton January 24, 2022 5:22 pm

    Electric Boat Needs to Hire Thousands in 2022

    The president of Electric Boat told lawmakers that the company is in the midst of a “once-in-a-generation expansion.” Kevin Graney, EB’s president, said they will need to hire more than 3,000 workers in 2022. “Hiring is our biggest issue,” Graney said during the annual CT legislative briefing. “We are seeing attrition of personnel that is higher than expected. Some of…

  • Economy November 5, 2021 1:34 pm

    US Employers Stepped Up Hiring in October, With 531K Jobs Added

    America’s employers boosted their hiring in October, adding a solid 531,000 jobs, the most since July and a sign that the recovery from the pandemic recession is overcoming a virus-induced slowdown

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