Updated December 9 at 5:09pm
Workforce
538 results total, viewing 361 - 370
Rhode Island is launching a program called Platform to Employment to help the long-term unemployed. more
Job openings in the U.S. climbed in December to the second-highest level on record, a sign demand for labor remains strong. more
FALL RIVER – The help-wanted sign hasn't been raised at the Amazon.com facility yet, but that day is getting closer, according to The Herald News. The Fall River Career Center has been accepting names of individuals who want to work at … more
PROVIDENCE – Fall River's 8 percent jobless rate in December was the highest in the Providence metro area, according to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. Warwick had the lowest at 4.1 percent, followed by Cranston at 4.8 percent. … more
Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza earlier this month said 2016 would yield the busiest construction season seen in decades and people could again expect to see "cranes in the sky and workers on the job." There may be more hope than certainty … more
The West Greenwich offices of Amgen Inc. may have a more genuine core of employee satisfaction than other businesses, just based on what it does. The Thousand Oaks, Calif.-based company makes medications that help people feel better. The … more
Rhode Island employers who have spent years creating compensation policies are grappling with a new federal regulation that greatly expands the range of salaried employees who can earn overtime. Under an administrative rule announced … more
The U.S. is running out of available workers and that means employees are getting paid more. more
In the last year, more and more companies have started offering their employees cash to pay off student loans as part of benefits packages. more
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island ranks last in New England in the percentage of residents with higher education degrees, according to a Lumina Foundation study. In its report released this month, "A Stronger Nation," the foundation found that … more
« Prev | 1 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 54 | Next »