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The Journal-Standard
Freeport workforce survey results indicate multiple barriers for job-seekers Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 5:03 PM FREEPORT — A centralized location for regiona
Freeport workforce survey results indicate multiple barriers for job-seekers
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 5:03 PM FREEPORT — A centralized location for regional job postings may be one solution that comes out of a workforce survey conducted from... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago job growth drops off at end of 2015Job growth in the city of Chicago sharply tailed off toward the end of last yea
Chicago job growth drops off at end of 2015
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
Job growth in the city of Chicago sharply tailed off toward the end of last year, undermining one of the few even semi-perky areas in the state of Illinois' economy and potentially causing a little more heartburn for Mayor Rahm Emanuel. According to... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Winnebago and Boone Counties unemployment rates go upWinnebago and Boone Counties have the second highest unemployment rate in the s
Winnebago and Boone Counties unemployment rates go up
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 5 days ago
Winnebago and Boone Counties have the second highest unemployment rate in the state according to state labor statistics. 13 News Digs Deeper into this problem to find what solutions are already in the works. The number is up--unemployment rates in... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Illinois unemployment up in most metro areasCHICAGO -- Unemployment numbers went up across the state in December. The Illi
Illinois unemployment up in most metro areas
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO -- Unemployment numbers went up across the state in December. The Illinois Department of Employment Security reports that the state's unemployment rate went up to 5.9 percent last month. That is up a tenth of a percent from a year ago. In... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Unemployment in Rockford area inched higher in DecemberThe Illinois Department of Employment Security says the Rockford area unemploym
Unemployment in Rockford area inched higher in December
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 10 days ago
The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the Rockford area unemployment rate for December stood at 7.2% In December of 2014 it was 6.9% The metropolitan area also lost 300 jobs in the past year, going from 152,300 in December 2014 to... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
December jobless rates up in most Illinois metro areasCHICAGO (AP) - Unemployment increased in all but three of Illinois' 14 metropol
December jobless rates up in most Illinois metro areas
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Unemployment increased in all but three of Illinois' 14 metropolitan areas during December and six of the regions reported having fewer jobs available. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday in its monthly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Unemployment rate up in many Illinois metro areasUnemployment rates increased in 11 Illinois metro areas compared to a year ago,
Unemployment rate up in many Illinois metro areas
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Unemployment rates increased in 11 Illinois metro areas compared to a year ago, according to data released Thursday by the Illinois Department of Employment Security and the Bureau of Labor Statistics. "Illinois took another hit on jobs, and many... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
December jobless rates up in most Illinois metro areasCHICAGO (AP) - Unemployment increased in all but three of Illinois' 14 metropol
December jobless rates up in most Illinois metro areas
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Unemployment increased in all but three of Illinois' 14 metropolitan areas during December and six of the regions reported having fewer jobs available. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday in its monthly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner's economic numbers add up — if you ignore margin of errorGov. Bruce Rauner attempted to bolster support for his "turnaround agenda" Wedn
Rauner's economic numbers add up — if you ignore margin of error
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner attempted to bolster support for his "turnaround agenda" Wednesday by littering his State of the State speech with claims about the perilous condition of the Illinois economy — but did the numbers behind his claims add up? A fact... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With 3,000 jobs lost in 2015, Illinois employment outlook sluggishIllinois ended 2015 with fewer jobs than it started with, a state agency report
With 3,000 jobs lost in 2015, Illinois employment outlook sluggish
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Illinois ended 2015 with fewer jobs than it started with, a state agency reported Friday, signaling the state's employment landscape is sluggish amid a broad national recovery. Illinois' December unemployment rate stood at 5.9 percent, up slightly... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois ends 2015 with fewer jobsThe Illinois Department of Employment Security reports for the first time since
Illinois ends 2015 with fewer jobs
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 17 days ago
The Illinois Department of Employment Security reports for the first time since 2009, the state of Illinois ended a year with fewer jobs than when the year started. Director Jeff Mays says while the rest of the nation gained more than 2.6 million... Read more
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