IDES, Key Bank Blame Each Other For Late Unemployment Benefits Amid COVID-19 PandemicA new audit of the Illinois Department of Employment Security reveals systemic failures long before the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
Microsoft, LinkedIn Launch Job Training Initiative To Help People Acquire Skills During PandemicMicrosoft has launched a new program to help people get back to work.
Career Coach: Addressing A Layoff In A Job InterviewWith millions unemployed, how do you address a layoff in a job interview?
Unemployment Fraud Complaints: Ending the FrustrationPeople with jobs email the CBS 2 Investigators all the time saying they've been approved for unemployment benefits.
DATA: These Companies Got Millions In PPP Loans From The Federal Government
'There's Actually A Lot Of Hope' For College Students, Recent Grads Looking For Jobs, Expert SaysEntering the workplace is never easy, and navigating the job search process during a pandemic requires extra resilience.
Executive Order Delaying Marijuana Licenses Has Social Equity Applicants Worried About Being Shut OutMore than 80 new marijuana licenses would have been announced Wednesday, but an executive order issued by Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday delayed them.
New Marijuana Dispensary Opening On Weed Street, But Other Dispensary Licenses Are Stuck On Indefinite PauseThe second recreational-only marijuana dispensary in Chicago opens Wednesday, on – believe it or not - Weed Street.
As Spas Reopen Across Illinois, Owners Looking To Hire New Massage TherapistsMorning Insider Lauren Victory takes a look changes you can expect as a spa employee or customer.
Amazon Now Taking Applications For Jobs At Robotic Fulfillment Centers In Markham And MattesonAmazon is now taking applications for two new distribution centers that will be opening in the south suburbs.
Over 46,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 15, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThere were 1,480,000 new claims filed across the country last week.
Career Coach: Gaining New SkillsThrough this job crisis, CBS 2 is Working For Chicago with a Career Coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job.
Many Still Struggle To Get A Hold Of Illinois Unemployment Offices; One Woman Finds Success Leaving Contact Info In Note At DoorCBS 2 is Working for Chicago as we continue to hear that many people are waiting to receive benefits they are owed. Some are struggling to get simple answers from the state.
Englewood Nonprofits Holding Virtual Job FairThe fair is free, but you must register first.
Lake County Hiring 150 More Contact TracersLake County will soon be hiring up to 150 more contract tracers.