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Back to Work: Opportunities in health care and medical science

New jobless claims for the week ending January 16 came in at 900,000, according to the Department of Labor. That figure is down from...

Cities are laboratories of workforce innovation

As the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) convenes its winter meeting today, three issues top the agenda: the national health crisis, racial equity,...

Back to Work: Hiring and training across the country, including in...

The economy experienced a loss of 140,000 jobs in December, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This is the first payrolls decline...

Thoughts on 2020, our workforce, and talent development from our WorkingNation...

As we prepare to turn the page on what has been for many people a very challenging year, we would like to take a...

The role of education in a post-COVID economic recovery

With California in the midst of rising COVID-19 cases, the state’s unemployment rate is again on the rise, as is the monthly poverty rate,...

Focus on Philadelphia: Creating an equitable economic recovery

2020 has been a year of challenges. A recession and a pandemic have dealt the economy a staggering blow, leaving millions of Americans looking...

Your financial health can put your physical health at risk

Nonprofit CWI Labs, whose mission is to help underserved communities overcome workforce entry barriers, has partnered with WorkingNation to address the issue in a...

Most want to return to the workplace, but have concerns

When COVID-19 struck, many employees were sent home to work remotely. As companies navigate returns to the workplace, employees have significant concerns. “Seventy-three percent of...

Health care industry can be the next step for out of...

With the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, businesses shut down. With time, across states, some of those businesses re-opened only to shut down again...

Connecting the unemployed with jobs and upskilling opportunities

An ambitious new initiative is working to help the recently unemployed gain the training that they need for jobs and careers in higher-paying, in-demand...