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March 4, 2021

I am interested in a group membership for the staff of the Susquehanna Workforce Network, Inc. We have about 22 employees. Can you please give me information about costs and …

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Study Finds 22% of American Workforce Will Be Remote by 2025

March 2, 2021

Upwork, released the results of its second 2020 Future Workforce Pulse Report, a survey that examines the hiring habits and sentiment of over 1,000 U.S. hiring managers. The findings reveal …

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Now and Later: Understanding the Present to Plan for the Future of Workforce Development

March 1, 2021

Greg Wilson with the University of Georgia’s Carl Vinson of Government will present: Now and Later: Understanding the Present to Plan for the Future of Workforce Development IAWP’s Workforce360.  COVID-19 …

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Registration Open for Workforce360 Virtual Conference

February 23, 2021

The Workforce360 Virtual Conference, will be held on April 15-16, 2021 Workforce 360 is an annual, national conference hosted by the International Association of Workforce Professionals. Workforce360 targets workforce and …

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New Funding Available to Help States to Combat Unemployment Insurance Fraud

February 16, 2021

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the award of $49 million in grants to support 28 states and territories as they continue their efforts to combat fraud in the …

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One Third of Businesses Prolong Hiring Process

February 16, 2021

A third of companies “breadcrumb,” or string along, job applicants by taking more time to hire in the current environment, according to a survey by Robert Half International Inc. Cities …

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Majority of Employers Are Open to Negotiating Salary for Either Some or All Positions

February 16, 2021

The overwhelming majority (89%) of organizations are open to negotiating salary for either some or all positions once a job offer has been made, according to 324 US employers responding …

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Apply Today for a 2021 HIRE Vets Medallion Award!

February 2, 2021

Did you know that employers of all sizes can receive an award from the U.S. Department of Labor for their efforts to recruit, employ and retain America’s veterans? The 2021 …

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Legislation Introduced to Invest $15 Billion in Workforce Training

February 2, 2021

Legislation has been introduced to invest $15 billion in our nation’s workforce training system. The Relaunching America’s Workforce Act authorizes funding to provide essential career services and help workers attain additional skills …

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Study Reveals Precarious Employment on the Rise Long Before COVID-19

February 2, 2021

A study led by a University of Illinois Chicago researcher uses a new approach to measure precarious, or low-quality, employment in the United States. And, according to those findings, precarious …

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