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2014/08/19 18:50
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Numbers don’t lie. They don’t always tell the truth, either. By themselves, numbers simply sit there in wait of some context. That’s where things get tricky. Take last week’s announcement that the...
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2014/08/19 11:12
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Is Illinois' job glass half empty, or half full? So is Illinois' economy finally roaring back to life after an admittedly bumpy stretch? Or is it just a dead-cat bounce that won't go very far unless...
2014/08/19 04:30
2014/08/19 04:30
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Updated: Monday, August 18 2014, 11:01 PM CDTILLINOIS -- The Illinois unemployment rate is down to 6.8 percent, the lowest it's been in six years. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released their...
2014/08/15 23:13
2014/08/15 23:13
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It's a pity that last week's good economic news for Illinois arrived during a heated campaign for governor so we can't simply have a nonpartisan moment of enjoyment. The seasonally adjusted...
2014/08/14 21:12
2014/08/14 21:12
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Jobs numbers an early Christmas gift to Quinn In news with clear political implications, state officials today announced that the Illinois unemployment rate has dropped for the fifth month in a row,...
2014/08/14 20:10
2014/08/14 20:10
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CHICAGO – The unemployment rate in Illinois fell for the fifth consecutive month to 6.8 percent in July. The Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Illinois Department of Employment Security report that...
2014/08/14 19:13
2014/08/14 19:13
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Illinois’ unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 percent in July, the lowest rate since late 2008, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. July's unemployment rate was a significant...
2014/08/13 18:20
2014/08/13 18:20
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STERLING — The NCI Works work Net Center will be hosting an open house and employer forum on Aug. 27 from 9 a.m. to noon at the NCI Works One-Stop Center, 2323 N. Lincolnway, Sterling. Presentations...
2014/08/04 20:10
2014/08/04 20:10
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CHICAGO – Illinois employers posted 204,000 help wanted ads online in July, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. Eighty-five percent of the postings were for full-time...
2014/08/01 13:13
2014/08/01 13:13
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Illinois unemployment fell for the third straight month in May, bringing unemployment down to its lowest level since November 2008, according to preliminary data released Thursday by the Bureau of...
2014/07/29 22:14
2014/07/29 22:14
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The Better Business Bureau has a warning for prospective job-seekers: Pay close attention to the jobs you might be applying for. The bureau reports several instances of employment scams in northern...
2014/07/26 00:10
2014/07/26 00:10
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PEORIA, Ill. -- Illinois is seeing record-breaking unemployment rates statewide. It is largest overall drop in unemployment the state has ever seen. People in the peoria area are being put to...
2014/07/25 00:47
2014/07/25 00:47
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Another month of low unemployment rates in Western Illinois and Northeast Missouri means employers will need to keep scrambling to find workers. "We've got a pretty low and stable unemployment rate....
2014/07/24 21:10
2014/07/24 21:10
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CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Employment Security is reporting that unemployment rates fell in all 102 counties for the first time since February 2011. Unemployment rates fell for six-year...
2014/07/23 15:29
2014/07/23 15:29
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PEORIA—The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, North-Central Regional Economic Development and Illinois Main Street will host the first North Central regional Women's Business...
2014/07/21 21:19
2014/07/21 21:19
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The Great Recession will go down as an economic crisis second only to the Great Depression, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Nationwide, nine million jobs have been recovered as of May,...
2014/07/19 13:29
2014/07/19 13:29
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In another sign that the economy is improving, foreclosure rates locally have fallen to the lowest level in years and are approaching pre-recession levels. A total of 729 foreclosures were filed in...
2014/07/17 20:10
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CHICAGO – The Illinois unemployment rate fell for the fourth consecutive month in June, to 7.1 percent. The Bureau of Labor Statistics and Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) said the...
2014/07/17 18:13
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Illinois unemployment fell for the fourth straight month in June, bringing unemployment down to 7.1 percent , according to preliminary data released Thursday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the...
2014/08/19 18:50
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