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Career Coach: Negotiation StrategiesThis week our career coach is sharing strategies for negotiating.
Career Coach: After The InterviewCBS 2 is Working For Chicago by working with a career coach every week to bring you advice on looking for and landing a job during the pandemic. 
Career Coach: New Year, New Job Search StrategyCBS 2 is Working For Chicago and  working with a career coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job.
Cousins Subs Hiring In Illinois During Holiday SeasonCBS 2 is Working For Chicago and providing you with helpful updates to get you back to work.
City Announces Funding To Turn Vacant Bank Building Into New HQ For North Lawndale Employment Network, Including ApiaryThe Mayor’s office on Monday announced that a vacant building in North Lawndale that used to be a bank will be redeveloped to become the new campus for the North Lawndale Employment Network.
Working For Chicago: Mariano's Plans To Hire 500 Employees For Its 44 Illinois StoresThe Mariano’s grocery store chain announced Wednesday that it is planning to hire 500 new employees for its 44 Illinois stores.
Local Restaurant Chain Uncle Remus Hiring For All Positions At New Bolingbrook LocationA local fried chicken restaurant chain is hiring in the Chicago area. 
Shipt Retail Delivery Service To Hire 4,000 Shoppers In Chicago Area For Holiday SeasonShipt, the retail delivery service, is looking to hire 4,000 employees in the Chicago area this holiday season. 
Thousands Of Seasonal Jobs Available In Chicago AreaMore than 2 million people inIllinois have filed new jobless claims since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, but tens of thousands of seasonal jobs are up for grabs in the Chicago area now.
Lightfoot: 'We Desperately Need Help' From Federal Government, Announces $10M In Grants For Businesses Affected By The Pandemic"We're doing our part. But life would be better if we had a functioning federal government."
Over 73,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois, Second Largest Increase In U.S.There were 751,000 total unemployment claims filed across the country last week. 
Working For Chicago: Omnichannel Commerce Provider Radial Hiring 400 Seasonal Workers In RomeovilleThe omnichannel commerce provider Radial plans to hire 400 new workers in Romeoville to help with increased e-commerce orders during the holiday season.

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Discover, Hyatt Among Chicago-Based Companies On Glassdoor's 'Best Place To Work' ListGlassdoor, the job research company, compiled a list of the 100 best places to work in 2021 based on employee ratings.
Over 95,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicIllinois’ estimated claims were among 900,000 filed across the country.
Ordered To Return Unemployment Overpayments, Illinoisans Still Waiting For State To Decide If It Will Grant WaiversIDES continues to blame the federal government for a lag in implementing a new law that could make life a whole lot easier for several people.
Wheeling Woman Has Made More Than 50 Calls About Unemployment Overpayment, Is Concerned About Who Can See Her Social Security NumberOne woman has called the governor’s office, her state senator, and the Illinois Department of Employment Security more than 50 times in search of help with an unemployment overpayment.
LinkedIn Announces Fields With Jobs On The RiseCBS 2 is Working For Chicago  to give you a look at who's hiring and in what fields. 
Oscar Mayer Is Looking For New Wienermobile DriversIf you relish the chance at a new career opportunity, Oscar Mayer has the job for you!
Glenview Man Now Getting Unemployment Benefits After Taking IDES To Court, But What About Others In His Position?With the Illinois Department of Employment Security failing to address issues with unemployment claims properly, a Glenview man had to take them to court to get his benefits.
Over 94,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicIllinois’ estimated claims last week were among 965,000 total filed across the country.
Career Coach: Job Search OrganizationThis week, our career coach is sharing strategies for developing a system to stay organized during your job search.
Over 45,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicIllinois’ estimated claims last week were among 787,000 total filed across the country.
Career Coach: Managing Stress During Your Job SearchThis week our career coach is sharing strategies for managing stress during your job search.
Allied Universal Hosting Open House Hiring Events In Chicago Area