Rev. Corey Brooks, Illinois Tollway Sponsoring Job Expo This WeekA key black minister who supported Governor Bruce Rauner’s election is hoping for a huge turnout Friday for a career opportunities expo at his church.
Hiring Fair Aims To Help Veterans And Active Duty Members Get Jobs Veterans Day is coming up, and several groups and companies are focusing on helping our service members after their duty is done, WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Chicago Ad Company Takes Job Fair To New HeightsEach candidate had two go-arounds in the gondola, a total of 15 minutes to make their pitch.
Major Jobs Fair Offers Opportunities To Thousands Of YouthLeaders of some of the biggest companies in the country were at McCormick Place on Thursday, for what has been dubbed a catalyst for hiring programs and events.
Expanding Aurora Outlet Mall Hosts Job Fair To Staff New StoresHundreds of jobs were up-for-grabs Thursday at a job fair in Aurora. Chicago Premium Outlets is expanding, with 50 new stores slated to open late next month.
More Employers, Fewer Job Seekers At Urban League Job FairCBS 2's Jim Williams reports there's one sector apparently booming again: manufacturing.
Hundreds Line Up At Gary Job Fair As Furniture Manufacturer Opens New PlantEdsal, a Chicago-based industrial furniture manufacturing company, has announced plans to open a facility Gary, bringing 300 much-needed jobs to the struggling town in northwest Indiana.
Chicago Urban League Job Fair Draws Long Lines We hear so much about the improving economy and that more people are working. In fact the national unemployment rate is 6.3 percent now, much lower than during the recession a few years ago.
City Officials Waiting As Hundreds Show Up To Job-Fair HoaxThe hoax that claimed the city of Chicago would take applications for 10,000 summer jobs drew hundreds of job seekers to the Thompson Center downtown.
City Warns Of Bogus Flier Promising Thousands Of Summer JobsThe City of Chicago is warning people to beware of a bogus flier that promises 10,000 summer jobs, reports WBBM's Steve Miller.
Mariano's Hiring Staff For New Stores; Job Fairs This WeekAs the Mariano's grocery store chain expands in Chicago, its parent company says it plans to hire 2,500 workers to staff its new stores.
First Ever City Job Fair Leaves Many Frustrated With Hiring ProcessThousands of people waited in line for hours Friday morning at Kennedy-King College, to attend a job fair hosted by the city of Chicago, but many of those people left upset, when they found out the job fair wasn’t quite what they were expecting.