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Military spouses are ready to get to work

“As a result of COVID-19, we’re seeing about 32% unemployment for military spouses.” That startling statistic from Meredith Lozar, the director of military spouse...

Are you looking for a new job? These states are providing...

Employment increased by 638,000 jobs last month, but the country is down about 11 million jobs since February. The unemployment rate in October saw...

Jobs are local. What’s happening in your state?

New U.S. jobless claims filings totaled 787,000 for the week ending October 17. This figure is the lowest since mid-March. It also represents a...

Advanced manufacturing: Industry emphasis on skills, not degrees

Pre-pandemic, manufacturing made up roughly 12 percent of the U.S. economy and 11 percent of the nation’s workforce. And despite the increasing encroachment of...

#WhatsWorking: How to build a more just and equitable economy, the...

Thought leaders in education, business, workforce development, training programs, and more gathered on Thursday for a Twitter Chat to share their strategies as Americans...

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...

WorkingNation in the news: Interviews on challenges facing the workforce

WorkingNation's president Jane Oates remains a sought-after interview on the state of the job market and the future of work. This week, Jane spoke with...

Connecting the unemployed with pathways to work

Even in the middle of the COVID-19 unemployment crisis, several industries are hiring. Employers are advertising jobs in health care, IT, and cybersecurity, to...

“We have an unemployment crisis. Now what?”

For the past five years, WorkingNation's team of business leaders, educators, journalists, and storytellers has crisscrossed the country to learn all we can about...

Flipping the perspective on the future of work

WorkingNation's Ramona Schindelheim was interviewed by Salvatrice Cummo for The Future of Work podcast for Pasadena City College. Ramona discusses the importance of “doing” as...