Posts in category

Underemployment


Gateway Community and Technical College is a mainstay of Northern Kentucky’s educational landscape, providing countless individuals with the skills training needed to build successful careers in the region. When Gateway management recognized the lack of scope in business education for prospective students at the river town public schools in the Holmes, Ludlow, Lloyd, Newport, Bellevue …

Downtown San Francisco. Photo: Potrero View Staff Dogpatch, Mission Bay and Potrero Hill know they were knocked down, pushed to the ground, lay there for years before coming back up again with their heads held high. During the last third of the 20th century, as the industrial age and the winds of war that created …

EDGARTOWN, Mass. – It was a political stunt intended to embarrass a holiday enclave known to attract high-profile liberal celebrities. Without warning to local authorities, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (right) surprised the island of Martha’s Vineyard by sending two planes full of about 50 migrants, many from Venezuela. The migrants, who boarded the planes in …

A message from AlabamaWorks! By Tim McCartney There’s good reason to be pleased with Alabama’s July 2022 unemployment rate of 2.6%, which is the lowest in the Southeastern United States and the lowest in US history. ‘Alabama. As labor market conditions approach full employment in Alabama, meeting Governor Ivey’s Success Plus postsecondary education achievement goal …

The recent controversy over possible financial assistance for Blue Card holders highlights divergent views on the role of non-resident workers. Lack of transparency in labor import policies is to blame, observers say By Tony Lai 34,100 less – Decrease in the number of non-resident employees in Macao since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic Shortly …

This is one installment in a series of “On the Record” articles highlighting the political positions of the candidates for the main offices in the 2022 election in Nevada. Check back in the coming days and weeks for additional coverage. Former five-term Democratic congresswoman Ellen Spiegel says she has a big vision for the lesser-known …

Staff reporter “THE Namibian labor market faces inadequate employment opportunities in the face of a growing unemployed population, especially young people between the ages of 15 and 34. Despite the many initiatives taken by the government since independence to solve the problem, unemployment, or rather underemployment, has continued to rise. This situation therefore raises the …

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NAIROBI, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Kenya’s Supreme Court on Monday unanimously upheld William Ruto’s presidential victory in a scathing judgment that slammed opposition leader Raila Odinga’s fraud charges. Shortly after, Odinga tweeted that he would respect the ruling even if he disagreed with it, allaying fears …

Rising numbers of women in the workplace dominated the start of the Albanian government’s Jobs and Skills Summit – with mining billionaire Andrew Forrest calling women the “great unsung giant” of the national workforce. Arriving on the first morning of the summit in Canberra, Mr Forrest said he hoped the two-day event would seek to …

I listened to Prime Minister Washington Misick’s press conference on August 25, 2022, expecting to hear about the pressing issues facing the people of the country. I wanted to hear their plans to deal with cost of living, cost of food and fuel, cost of electricity, jobs, illegal immigration, unemployment and underemployment. Instead, our people …

The The federal government over the weekend expressed its desire to formalize Nigeria’s bilateral agreement with Qatar on labor migration. The Minister of Labor and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige said this in his office while receiving the Charge d’Affaires of the Qatar Embassy in Nigeria, Ahmad AL-Horr The head of press and public relations at …

This partnership will create bridges to opportunity and pave the way for success in education and technology. Our alliance will enrich education, industry and the economy with the results of our AI and machine learning algorithms while bringing more talent into the American workforce. — Olga Batygin, co-founder and CEO of Lucinetic PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, USA, …

Employment statistics for July 2022 were released over the weekend by the EDD, showing new statewide unemployment records while noting several concerning trends. According to the new statistics, California’s unemployment rate fell from 4.2% in June to 3.9% in July, hitting a new monthly low not seen since records began in 1976. For the seventh …

The Boeing Company provided a $130,000 grant to Housing Hope’s education, employment and training program. The Housing Hope program provides employment and education services to people experiencing homelessness, poverty and other adversities in Snohomish County. According to a press release announcing the grant, the program enables individuals to earn a GED, high school diploma, diploma …

The Bishops of Peru conclude their 123rd Plenary Assembly and speak out on the current political crisis affecting the country, urging civil authorities to seek an urgent solution to the “deep social and political crisis” that Peru is going through. By Vatican News reporter Faced with “alarming levels of political, social, economic and moral decay” …

Participants at a stakeholder forum organized by Activista – a youth group and Actionaid Ghana say high youth unemployment could be reduced if there is a change in the mindset of young people and the community. society as a whole. Most young people think that learning a trade is for the uneducated, while white-colored jobs …

Queuing for the daily commute to work in Metro Manila in this September 2021 photo. – PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS STEADY growth in the Philippines‘According to the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM), the working-age population, as indicated by the latest government data, could be a boon or a bane for the country. “The high …

Alvarez | Digital | Getty Images Employers are using signing bonuses at a high rate to attract talent – ​​and there are ways for workers to take advantage of this trend. A signing bonus is a financial sweetener — often a cash lump sum — that companies offer job applicants. These offers The amount of …

This story was produced by Fresnoland, a nonprofit news organization that partners with The Fresno Bee. Fresno City Council voted 5-1 Thursday afternoon to put Mayor Jerry Dyer’s Measure C transportation tax expenditure plan on the November ballot, despite a request from California Attorney General Rob Bonta that the board is delaying its approval until …

A partnership between Earlywood Educational Services and Aspire Johnson County aims to provide students with disabilities the opportunity to find employment locally after leaving high school. The partnership, announced Tuesday, comes from a $551,000 grant from the Indiana Department of Education’s Explore, Engage and Experience (3E) initiative. The money will be used to pay the …

Accenture and AWS Collaborate to Upskill Youth in India for Cloud Careers BENGALERU; August 8, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with AWS to help underemployed or unemployed people in India jump-start a career in cloud computing through AWS re/Start, a 12-week in-person skills development program which is offered free of charge and prepares …

Nearly 60 suppliers, including Tesla, other employers, community service organizations “Entry-level jobs for young people and careers for seniors” – organizer Yvette Williams By Allen D. Payton The City of Antioch and the Antioch Police Department, in conjunction with Back on Track Community Services, cordially invites you to participate in a Free Back to School …

Yet, while the pre-pandemic decade was bad for the Australian economy, the policy response to the pandemic changed the baseline. The future looks very different. “In other words, if inflation continues at higher levels, we should expect the real side of the economy to have improved: more demand, more jobs, and more investment. » The …

The milk cartons are loaded and ready to be dispensed. For councilors at Highland Park in Endwell, it’s a role they take seriously. “You are going to be or could be the biggest and most positive impact on their day, and we spend the whole summer with them. They all look up to the advisors, …

You might be excused for thinking that the Australian economy and Australians themselves are doing well when you hear that the unemployment rate is at a 50-year low and underemployment is falling to its lowest for 40 years. You might even feel positive despite inflation exceeding 6% and being at its highest level since 2001. …

Joint United Nations program to strengthen essential services for 45,000 people Damascus, Syria July 26, 2022 — With a €2.5 million grant to the United Nations in Syria, the Italian government is committed to improving access to water and sanitation services and livelihoods to support vulnerable communities in Homs, Syria. “The Italian government is committed …

At the recent National Skills Summit, organized by the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), on the theme ‘Institutionalising Learning and Training for National Development’, Chief Executive Sir Joseph Ari identified the lack of required skills as the major reason why 23 million young Nigerians could not fit into vacancies in different sectors of the national economy. …

Family Promise of Grand Rapids, now in its 25th year of operation, continues its mission to provide resources, housing and support to homeless families despite a lack of resources and awareness of the issue. According to Cheryl Schuch, CEO of Family Promise, the need for homeless care for families is currently at an all-time high, …

For the fifth consecutive year, The Walt Disney Company has earned the highest score on the 2022 Disability Equality Index (DEI), the world’s most comprehensive benchmarking tool for measuring disability inclusion in the workplace. As a top scorer, the company was recognized as one of the “Best Workplaces for Disability Inclusion”. “At The Walt Disney …

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Central Visayas Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7) has paid over 467 million pesos in wages to workers at Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged or Displaced Workers (TUPAD) in different provinces of the region. In a statement, DOLE 7 said the amount paid benefited 112,128 TUPAD workers who worked 10 …

During a recent visit to Lagos, Nigeria, to see my family, TikTok started showing me even more African content than I would usually consume: TikToks of Pride parties in the city, recommendations on places where to get my hair braided, the backstory about it its viral TikTok and a peek into someone’s love life (I’m …

“The Greater Chicago Food Depository’s workforce development training programs strengthen the health and economic stability of the communities it serves. Kevin CounihanChairman of Ambetter Health on behalf of Ambetter de Illinois. “Ambetter Health is proud to support these initiatives through Ambetter of Illinois in tandem with the Greater Chicago Food Depository, as it provides the …

About 100 million Nigerians live in poverty, Peter Obi, a Nigerian national newspaper, reported. Obi is the Labour Partycandidate for the 2023 presidential election. The Nation said Obi was responding to Rabiu Musa Kwakwanso, candidate for the Nigerian New People’s Party (NNPP), who reportedly said he would not be Obi’s running mate. In an interview …

Workers put the shredded plastic bags into a heat press inside the Plastic Flamingo recycling plant in Muntinlupa City on March 18, 2022. The company recycles the plastic bags into eco-friendly panels that can be used for make furniture. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News MANILA (UPDATE) – Unemployment and underemployment rates in the Philippines increased in …

The relationship between newcomers and the Canadian economy rests on three key pillars: the availability of jobs, a sufficient working-age population, and affordable housing. All three pillars must be supported by the government — if one is missing, the whole system collapses. Although Canada has always relied on newcomers for population growth due to its …

In June, the White House selected the NIEHS Environmental Career Worker Training Program (ECWTP) to participate in the new Justice40 Initiativea bold effort to promote economic opportunity in underserved communities while advancing environmental justice. ECWTP interns in Chicago learn how to install solar panels. (Photo courtesy of OAI, Inc.) Initiative aims to provide 40% of …

Israel Folau. Photo/Getty Israel Folau will make his long-awaited return to international rugby this weekend. Four years after his last Test appearance for the Wallabies, Folau will return to the top tier of the competition this weekend in Tonga’s Pacific Nations Cup campaign. Folau is said to be trying to keep a low profile ahead …

21st of June The Network of Advocates for Digital Reporting (NADIR) has commended the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) for drafting a “Code of Practice for Interactive Computer Service Platforms/Internet Internet Intermediaries”. At a press conference in Kano, the group said the code would not only strengthen press freedom and preserve the dignity of …

A global approach At Nevins Street Apartments, counsellors, case managers, employment specialists and literacy coaches provide comprehensive 24-hour health support to residents, including veterans with a history of post stress disorder -traumatic and other trauma, people diagnosed with serious mental illness and addiction. use disorders, those with a history of homelessness on the streets, and …

Produce stable careers. (Roadmaster Driving School) Our local economy depends on the trucking industry, but the need for truckers continues to grow. Keep reading to learn more about Roadmaster’s new driving school in Bessemer and its hopes of getting more truckers on the road. A good time for truckers Never been a better time! (Roadmaster …

by Debby Cheng (This article originally appeared on International Examiner and has been reprinted under license.) Refugee Artisan Initiative (RAI) is a women-centered organization that aims to encourage refugee women to use their craft skills to contribute to their families and communities. RAI executive director Ming-Ming Tung-Edelman was inspired by her grandmother who raised Tung-Edelman’s …

Woolworths has announced a price freeze on nearly 200 items at ‘trolleys worth of significant essentials’ until the end of 2022 as the cost of living continues to soar. According to News Corp, an email will arrive in consumer inboxes tomorrow discussing the growing cost of living crisis facing Australians. Stay up to date with …

Sharlene (not her real name but she exists) submitted over 100 job applications in 18 months, battled severe depression and contemplated suicide before she could find a job. The 25-year-old, who graduated with honors from the University of the West Indies (UWI) in 2018, has completed her full two-year assignment as an office assistant with …

RALEIGH- Raleigh is the fifth most affordable U.S. city for families, but lags behind in other important categories, giving it an overall ranking of 43rd, according to new analysis from WalletHub. The study, which measured 46 different metrics to gauge how family-friendly a city would be, found Raleigh’s educational environment and childcare environment ranked 111th …

The central idea of ​​the startup is to simultaneously solve a pair of related problems: how to open up career prospects for the two-thirds of adults who have not graduated from university; and how to improve hiring and retention for companies, especially those looking to bolster their workforce with employees from diverse backgrounds. “The technology …

Kimmy Nguyen ’19 credits three years as a Unitrans Store Assistant for helping her land what became her first career position working on the design and integration of engines, transmissions and more at the bus manufacturer GILLIG of Livermore, California. “That’s one of the things that separated me from other applicants,” said Nguyen, who majored …

Placeholder while loading article actions In recent days, President Biden has talked about guns on prime-time television and written for The Wall Street Journal (on inflation) and The New York Times (on Ukraine). He traveled to Uvalde, Texas to mourn the mass shooting that killed 19 children and two teachers. On Wednesday, he led a …

After such a long wait and much anticipation, the second season of P-Valley is finally here. Based on the play by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Katori Hall, the show is set in the fictional town of Chucalissa, Mississippi. It follows Uncle Clifford (Nicco Annan), the owner of the town’s popular strip club, The Pynk, and the …

Sunrise Park Elementary School Boca Raton, Fla. – Boca Helping Hands (BHH) received more than 7,600 pounds of cereal this year, through drives organized by Cereal4All, a non-profit organization started by 14-year-old twin brothers Jett and Luke Justin, Boca Raton residents who attend Don Estridge Middle School. This donation means that Boca Helping Hands will …

Are you excited to watch P Valley Season 2? We are! P Valley is a fictional show created by Katori Hall about a strip club called The Pynk in the Mississippi Delta. The show focuses on the characters’ lives as they relate to The Pynk and how the strip club interconnects with the fabric of …

Two candidates with legislative experience are vying for what is probably the most low-key executive branch office on the statewide ballot this year — the accounting-focused state comptroller job. After Democratic incumbent Catherine Byrne decided not to seek re-election, former Democratic Congresswoman Ellen Spiegel is set to face the only Republican candidate, Congressman Andy Matthews, …

By Alexandra Valencia QUITO (Reuters) – Ecuadorian President Guillermo Lasso’s efforts to tackle insecurity and economic woes amid growing violence and fierce legislative opposition are failing, putting foreign investment at risk, analysts and residents say. Lasso, a former banker who took office a year ago, has promised to fight crime, revive a coronavirus-battered economy and …

Located in the East Village at the corner of Park Boulevard and Market Street, UC San Diego’s long-planned presence in downtown San Diego opened on May 6. Located just steps from the Blue Line Trolley stop at Park & ​​Market, the $75 million, four-story, 66,760-square-foot building promises to serve the San Diego community as a …

As we know, Australia has enjoyed the best job market for generations with unemployment (3.9%) at its lowest level since 1974 and underemployment (6.1%) at its lowest level since 2008: Australia’s labor force participation rate and employment-to-population ratio are also a hair below record highs. However, while the labor market is undoubtedly booming, Australian wage …

A presidential candidate under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) platform, Peter Obi, has said that if elected president of Nigeria, he would stop the usual formula of monthly income sharing and replace it with a formula of production. This was made known by Peter Obi, as he addressed PDP delegates in Calabar ahead of the …

(The Conversation is an independent, nonprofit source of news, analysis, and commentary from academic experts.) Gretchen E. Ely, University of Tennessee (THE CONVERSATION) Donations to abortion funds reportedly surge following the leak of a draft US Supreme Court ruling on abortion that signaled the imminent end of legal abortion in much of from the country. …

The City of Seattle is launching a program to help get artists back to work. body of hope draws inspiration from New Deal programs. Royal Alley-Barnes is Acting Director of the Seattle Office of Arts and Culture. She spoke to KUOW’s Kim Malcolm about the program. This interview has been edited for clarity. alley royale-barnes: …

Lake County is assisting eligible households with delinquent mortgage payments through the Lake County Coronavirus Mortgage Assistance Program (CV-1). Eligible households can receive up to $5,000 for delinquent mortgage payments (excluding escrowed property taxes) for expenses incurred after March 13, 2020. Funds will be paid directly to the household’s mortgage company and rewards will be …

A summary of the APA Council of Representatives, published in american psychologistprovides guidelines for psychologists working with people from low-income and economically marginalized (LIEM) groups in the areas of education and training, health disparities, treatment considerations, professional concerns and unemployment. Additionally, two cross-cutting recommendations are offered: (1) the intersection of economic status and other identities …

Jhe the number of unemployed residents increased by 500 from the previous period to 13,300, according to data provided by the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC). The unemployment rate for local residents (4.5%) for January-March 2022 increased by 0.2 percentage points compared to the previous period (December 2021-February 2022). At the same time, the underemployment …

IIn the late 18th century, as the impact of the Industrial Revolution bit into the lives of the nascent working class, the high cost of fuel, notes one study, “forced people in many parts of the south to abandon cooking. family”. Fuel costs were much higher in the south than in the north. Accordingly, Frederic …

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) — As April comes to an end, so does Autism Awareness Month. Whether or not you know someone with the disease, it affects many. “According to the CDC, approximately 1 in 44 [children] are autistic,” said Meghan McLeod, education consultant for the Marquette Algiers Regional Educational Services Agency (MARESA). That’s more than …

News Ria Chaitram 4 hours ago Rodney Charles- “THE People’s National Movement (PNM) doesn’t care about black people,” Princes Town MP Rodney Charles said and called for far more action to tackle current social ills. At the United National Congress (UNC) press conference on Sunday, several concerns related to crime and the state of the …

JAMMU: A day before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit, a Jammu-based morcha from major political parties and social organizations, including the Congress and the National Conference, pleaded on Saturday for the immediate restoration of statehood and democracy in Jammu and Kashmir. All United Morcha Parties (APUM), which also includes CPI(M), CPM, Dogra Sadar Sabha, United …

© Shutterstock The Manufacturers Association of York, Pennsylvania, announced Tuesday that it has received a grant of more than $500,000 from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry to expand the “learning ecosystem” throughout the south-central Pennsylvania. The $519,338 grant will help local manufacturers develop a skilled workforce in Adams, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, …

This week’s Newspoll, conducted April 14-17 from a sample of 1,510, gave Labor a 53-47 lead, unchanged from last week. Primary votes were 36% Labor (down one), 35% Coalition (down one), 12% Green (up two), 4% One Nation (down up one), 4% for PSU (stable) and 9% for all others (down one). 52% were dissatisfied …

Utah’s estimated March unemployment rate of 2% is more than 1.5 points lower than the national rate and has steadily declined from a record high of 10.1% in April 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic 19 closed businesses across the country. The Department of Workforce Services says that means about 33,400 Utahns are out of work. …

RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) — Women are now more likely than men to earn a college degree. New survey results from the Pew Research Center also found college graduates have lower unemployment rates than those without a degree — and that gap has widened during the COVID-19 pandemic. The pay gap between young university graduates and …

The 2020s have been a tumultuous time for Ohio’s economy. The shock of the economy quickly shutting down to avoid hospital overcrowding was followed by two years of state residents’ reluctance to shop, eat out and engage in public life. That tumult was captured in the state’s gross domestic product (GDP) numbers. According to Economic …

A thriving local economy, where businesses can grow and where every member of the community can build personal wealth, benefits everyone. And while historically people across the country have not had equal access to educational and economic opportunities, I am proud that the Tucson Chamber is committed to improving access for the hard-working community of …

Over the past two years, we’ve heard a lot about the burden of “caregivers” during the pandemic. From caring for school-aged children when school was away and daycare was closed, to caring for elderly family members, the pandemic has brought to light the caregivers. Even now, many employees live in households with immunocompromised individuals and …

Qureos, a UAE-based edtech and remote work marketplace that is changing the way people upskill and get jobs around the world, plans to increase usage of its platform 10x this year in its race to create 100 million jobs over the next few years. The startup today announced the closing of a $3 million pre-seed …

The army moves its members around a lot, uprooting many of them to new positions every two or three years and sometimes more often. The constant displacement brings additional challenges to military families who move with them. Maria Reed moved six times in the 19 years she was married to an Army first sergeant. She …

LearnTech.pk has announced a collaborative effort with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide free cloud computing skills development and professional training through the AWS re/Start program in Pakistan, says a press release issued by LearnTech.pk. earlier this week. AWS re/Start is a 12-week training program that covers foundational AWS cloud skills as well as practical …

The number of workers in the health care sector, traditionally one of the most stable in the state, has not rebounded to pre-pandemic levels two years after COVID-19 upended the landscape of the employment, and a career center official warned Thursday that job seekers are “straying” from the field. As companies warn of labor shortages …

On Federal Budget Day, essential workers in South Australia will demonstrate on Tuesday calling out Scott Morrison’three years of failure as Prime Minister”. In a united front, workers in the healthcare, retail, hospitality, teacher and community sectors will take part with others across Australia in a ‘morning of action’ particularly targeting the Federal Headquarters of …

It’s high time to recognize that it’s not so much Canada doing immigrants a favour, but rather immigrants who are crucial to Canada’s labor market, says settlement advocate speaking at 24th conference Metropolis Canada on March 24. “Immigration is primarily driven by labor market needs, and that will be truer than ever. People come here …

The Colorado Workforce Development Council (CWDC) reminds rural nonprofits that focus on the workforce that there is a new round of grants available through HB21-1264 for eligible entities through a competitive application process. . But the application deadline is approaching: all applications must be sent before March 28, 2022. This series of retraining, upskilling, and …

American Rescue Plan Act funds have been spent by municipalities on all sorts of things — even with a long list of federal guidelines to follow. Maricopa County recently announced how $14.5 million in ARPA funds will be distributed among more than a dozen partner county agencies. The money is what the County Board of …

Despite the dramatic impact of COVID-19 on Toronto Pearson’s operations, commitment to surrounding communities remains a priority TORONTO, March 21, 2022 /CNW/ – The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) has announced a call for proposals for its 2022 Uplift Fund, committing $350,000 for organizations dedicated to removing barriers to employment and creating opportunities for communities …

CANBERRA (XINHUA) – Australia’s unemployment rate has fallen to an all-time low as monthly working hours across all jobs rebounded from the wave of COVID-19 Omicron absences in January. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released labor force data for February yesterday, revealing that the unemployment rate fell to 4.0% from 4.2% in January. It …

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-California, on Tuesday commented on new data from the Department of Labor showing the burden of the wage gap for women — especially women of color — and how the coronavirus pandemic has left disproportionately more women and mothers unemployed. The release of …

Have incels been galvanized into political action? Will misogyny become central to democratic elections? These questions were raised last week as South Korea’s first “incel election” ended with the victory of Yoon Suk-yeol, the “incel candidate” of the conservative People Power Party. The concept of the incel election first went viral a few months ago …

The number of divorces is on the rise in the capital, with more than twice as many women as men signing notices of separation, according to official statistics. The main reasons given for filing for separation are poverty, physical and mental torture, drug addiction, dowry, maladjustment, extramarital affairs, Covid-induced stress and use of social media, …

Roger Jaensch, Minister of Skills, Training and Workforce Growth As part of the Tasmanian Liberal Government’s continued commitment to getting more Tasmanians into work, a new Job Matching Service grant scheme is now open to experienced claimants. As part of our Working Tasmania commitment, the job matching service will replace our COVID-19 skills matching service …

The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, recently lamented the high unemployment rate in the country, especially among young Nigerians, estimated at 40%. Data based on statistics for the second quarter (Q2) of 2020 was much lower than for Q4 of 2020. According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), youth …

Yvan Dube/Getty Images / Getty Images Although you generally cannot buy food at McDonald’s using your EBT card, there are some exemptions. According to QuerySprout, if you receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits or qualify for the Restaurant Meals Program (RMP), you can use your SNAP benefits to make a purchase at McDonald’s. …

From its historic origins as a fishing village and site of a pepper farm to today’s bustling metropolis, Lagos has evolved into a complex agglomeration of people, settlements and vested interests. As the economic engine of Nigeria and West Africa, Lagos is set to become the most populous city in Africa over the next 50 …

HELB previously rolled out 100% waivers in 2013 and 2018. [Courtesy] The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) announced a 100% penalty waiver, citing the economic hardship faced by defaulters due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The waiver will apply from March 1 to April 30, HELB chief executive Charles Ringera said in a statement Tuesday, March …

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio City Council recently approved contracts for community partners to implement the $200 million SA: Ready to Work program. The program’s goal is to place more than 28,000 people in certification or diploma programs and to place at least 15,700 in in-demand “high quality” jobs. Initiative director Michael Ramsay joined …

The talent shortage in the United States has reached unprecedented levels. Exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic and an aging population, the shortage of skilled labor is putting a strain on employers. In November, job openings in the United States topped 10.5 million, up from 3.8 million a decade ago. Nearly half of respondents to an …

Major General Dustin “Dusty” Shultz isn’t leaving the service yet, but she’s already preparing for her post-army career. Shultz, a two-star general in the U.S. Army, told CBS News the transition was “pretty difficult.” Finding a job after their military service concerns nearly 200,000 veterans each year. Only one in four American veterans has a …

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Area School District and the Clearfield Educational Foundation – Future Corp. intend to jointly pursue a federal job grant. The U.S. Economic Development Administration’s Good Jobs Challenge grant is one of six programs in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. The program makes $500 million available to help train Americans …

With its centuries-old reputation for being vocal and aggressive, Majha’s electorate does not mince words when it comes to blaming Punjab’s two traditional political powerhouses of Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) for failing to hold their sounding promises repeatedly made. And it is precisely for this reason that the Aam Aadmi party seems to …

The Minister of Employment and Labor Relations, Ignatius Baffour Awuah, said Ghana is one of the countries with the lowest unemployment rate in the world. The unemployment rate in Ghana would have reached 13.4% in 2021, compared to 6% in 2010. The data revealed that the five northern regions and the Volta region were the …

Generation Z is struggling to settle into today’s economy. The pandemic-induced recession has left lasting scars for Gen Z. In December, 41.3% of recent college graduates were working in jobs that did not require a college degree. Loading Something is loading. The job market may be rebooting, but that doesn’t mean Gen Z graduates are …

The League of Social Democrats (LSD), one of the few pro-democracy parties still active in Hong Kong, staged a protest outside the central government office on Tuesday morning against the city’s “zero Covid aggressive” approach. Chan Po-ying, the group’s chairman, said Hong Kong had paid a heavy price for sticking to the “dynamic zero Covid” …

SPENDING and economic growth typically pick up in an election year, and we would certainly like to see the positive trends of late 2021 continue. Gross domestic product grew by 7.7% in the last quarter of 2021, producing a full-year growth rate of 5.6%. While the unemployment rate hit 6.6% in December, a higher labor …

February 11, 2022, 9:26 p.m.Updated 2 hours ago Through: Associated press The success of New Jersey’s largest city in replacing nearly 24,000 lead drinking water pipes can serve as a national model and shows why infrastructure spending is vital, Vice President Kamala Harris said Friday in Newark. . Harris attended a roundtable alongside Environmental Protection …

DENVER, 08 Feb. Aug. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Generation USA has partnered with the Community College of Denver (CCD) to launch a workforce development program made possible by the Verizon Skill Forward initiative that offers free online training community members to help participants develop in-demand skills in the tech job market. CCD is one …

NZD/USD offers no major changes to start the week’s trading, falling sharply on Friday. The US jobs report for January boosted returns, the dollar rebounded the day before. Escalating geopolitical tensions are also putting downward pressure on the Antipodians. China’s return after a week of Lunar New Year will be important to watch, Caixin Services …

Posted on February 04, 2022 | Through Renee Matthews | PDF | © January’s feature articles focused on regulatory leadership, a new approach to hiring regulatory professionals, fast-track programs to reduce the approval time for certain drugs, and the Cuban biotech industry and its response. to COVID-19. Keywords – help with assessment, therapeutic breakthrough, Cuba, …

TAMPA, Fla. — Spend a few minutes with Stephaniee Matthews at her business off North Nebraska Avenue and you’ll feel the contagious happiness of Tampa’s new notary. “I got to know myself very well just by writing my name,” she laughs as she signs page after page of a document for a family refinancing their …

Starting a career can be daunting for any recent college graduate. the challenges may be greater for first-generation graduates and others without a connection to a professional network to share career information and open up opportunities. But first-generation and low-income students in Houston can access a ready-to-use network, with counselors, internships and job opportunities, through …

Staff and students are in the second half of the 2021-22 school year, and school district leaders across the region hope the year ends with continued in-person learning and engagement from students, parents, and Staff. “The number of cases continues to improve,” Beaver Dam Unified School District Superintendent Mark DiStefano said. “Our increase in cases …

No one in our area, in Massachusetts, or in the United States should be food insecure. Almost everyone would agree with this statement, but as a society we have different views on how to achieve this. I am often asked, “Shouldn’t the goal of the Food Bank be to solve the problem of hunger and …

The COVID-19 pandemic has contributed to a shift in workforce engagement, with impacts in Geauga County beyond the disease. The COVID-19 pandemic has contributed to a shift in workforce engagement, with impacts in Geauga County beyond the disease. “It’s not just a health care crisis – it’s a workforce crisis, it’s a mental health crisis, …

INDIANAPOLIS — As Indianapolis leaders seek to reduce violence in the city, the Bureau of Public Health and Safety is addressing the root causes of the violence. The office says research has identified eight risk factors for becoming a victim or perpetrator of violence. These risk factors include: 18-35 years old Black or Hispanic Participation …

DOLE PROGRAM. Diosdado Rañeses, (left) head of the Public Employment Services Office (PESO) of the city of Legazpi, said Monday, January 24, 2022 that about 12 million pesos were uploaded by the Ministry of Labor and Employment. ‘Employment (DOLE) in the city government used as salaries of the beneficiaries of the TUPAD program. He also …

The idea of ​​a “just transition” emerged as an absolute requirement for any progress towards a clean energy future. An energy transformation will impact workers in the fossil fuel industry, but will also affect regions and communities differently. A just transition must be designed to ensure that the benefits of greening the economy are widely …