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What will the future of remote work look like?

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the economy. Millions of workers are now working remotely and millions more have lost their jobs. It is too...

The most vulnerable workers are being hit the hardest

The COVID-19 pandemic has already led to a significant increase in layoffs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. There were 281,000 new unemployment...

New unemployment claims are soaring

Filings for unemployment benefits are soaring because of coronavirus related layoffs, putting stress on state jobless claims systems. Last week, new claim filings rose...

How COVID-19 is impacting the workforce

WorkingNation is following the impact of the COVID-19 on the workforce and the future of work. As businesses and schools temporarily shut their physical doors...

How will COVID-19 impact how we work in the future?

Ramona Schindelheim, Editor-in-Chief of WorkingNation, joins WGN's Justin Kaufmann once again to discuss how we are changing the way we work amid the COVID-19...

Interactive talent network puts veterans to work

Transitioning from a military career to a civilian career can be challenging. Often, it’s not a matter of talent, but a matter of translation....

Eliminating hiring bias to create a stronger workforce

We often say that talent is everywhere, but there are barriers to opportunity. Gender, race, and class can prevent a hiring manager from considering...

Small business creating living wage jobs for the formerly incarcerated

There are an estimated five million formerly incarcerated Americans. And for many, finding a job after leaving prison or jail is a challenge. The unemployment...

When our youth lead, communities thrive

February is Youth Leadership Month, a month dedicated to celebrating young people who take on leadership roles and focused on encouraging those who have...

Rural innovation hubs: Plugging America’s brain drain

Rural America has been challenged to rebound from the Great Recession. Wage and job  growth have struggled and are well-below those in urban areas....