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Ontario leads huge Canadian job gain in May

Ontario led an eye-popping surge in the number of new jobs created in Canada in May as a lower dollar boosts hiring on the factory More...

A tipping point? Canada creates 59,000 new positions as jobs shift back to Central Canada

OTTAWA – Could this be the tipping point for Canada’s economy, or at least the labour market? We’ll have to wait and see. Certainly after More...

Infographic: The future of student loan debt in America

Over the past 30 years, college tuition has increased a whopping 500 percent and now more than 37 million Americans owe a total of $1.2 More...

The young adults are leaving and not coming back

So ran the headline in a recent article in the Mitchell Advocate newspaper. The rural counties of Huron Perth, located on the shores of Lake More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

Economic Forum

    The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County hosted its first Economic Development Forum Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the Palm Beach County More...

How to attract people to your city (and it’s not just about jobs)

Who came first, the employer or the employee? Ask most people on the street and they would probably give a straight-forward answer: logically the employer More...

Why are these 3 STEM fields dominated by women?

It’s no surprise to anyone following technology or workforce development news that women are underrepresented in many science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. But More...

Find your next great hire… at community college?

Nicholas Wyman at The Huffington Post shares three reasons why American companies could find there next great hire at a community college, including the partnerships that exist More...

Sioux Falls launches ad and web campaign to recruit workers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Sioux Falls has succeeded in creating jobs but needs to do more to fill them, Mayor Mike Huether said in More...

As demand for welders resurges, community colleges offer classes

Patricia Cohen at The New York Times takes a look at the growing demand for welders and other skilled trades in Texas and the Gulf Coast More...

A case for women geeks

Nigeria’s budding technology sector is growing fast. But growth can be accelerated if it integrates more women into its fold. Ommo Clark never wanted to More...