Job Market

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STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor Market

In a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.


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Challenger: Job Market Is In Holding Pattern

The U.S. Department of Labor issues its key monthly jobs report for August Friday morning, but another report today suggests the job market is in something of a holding pattern.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2012

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Job Market Improving For Recent College Grads

There is good news to report for college graduates on the job front.

WBBM Newsradio–04/26/2011

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Survey Suggests Chicago Job Market Is Improving

A new survey suggests a slightly rosier job picture in Chicago for the second three months of this year.

WBBM Newsradio–04/20/2011

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Chicago Ranks High For Job Opportunities

At last, there is a ray of hope for the job market, and Chicago is in the spotlight.

WBBM Newsradio–01/06/2011