Fri., October 12, 2012 8:22am
A recent study from staffing firm Randstad finds two-thirds of companies are using temporary and contract workers. Many plan to keep doing so post-recession. Brandon Smith explains why (and why it matters).
Fri., December 2, 2011 3:27pm
Bryan County announced this week the state has certified it as a Work Ready community. But that announcement could be among the last, as federal funding for the $9.5 million Georgia Work Ready program will not be available next year.
Mon., October 17, 2011 12:00am
There's a mismatch going on in the national workforce. A new survey says, a record 52% of US employers are having a hard time filling critical positions despite 14 million unemployed. In the coastal area, Cindy Landolt of Coastal Workforce Services says, employers are telling her, they're getting applicants that don't have key skills.
Wed., January 26, 2011 3:36pm
Georgia lost 11,800 construction jobs in 2010, 7.5 percent of the construction workforce. The rate of job losses is the fifth-highest in the nation.
Thu., October 15, 2009 5:36am
The unemployment rate from August to September remained steady at 10.1 perc
Tue., August 25, 2009 3:20pm
Tens of thousands of people are gone from Georgia’s workforce—one of the bi