Tips For Your First 100 Days Working In A New Remote RoleStarting a new job can be challenging and there are even more hurdles during the pandemic. 
Over 40,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicIllinois’ estimated claims make up 5% of the estimated 779,000 filed across the country last week.
Career Coach: Job Search StrategiesCBS 2 is Working For Chicago and working with a career coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job.
Java Developer, Other Tech Jobs Among Glassdoor's 50 Best Jobs For 2021The ongoing unemployment crisis still has many of us on the job hunt. Are you ready to jumpstart a new career, but not sure what's the best role for you?
Couple Furloughed Amid The Pandemic Turning Passion Into Profit With 'Bae Coffee'Real life baes, who got laid off together and are now in business together.
Unemployment Fraud, Identity Theft, And Filing Your Taxes: An Expert's AdviceIt’s going to be a rough tax season, according to experts preparing to deal with rampant unemployment fraud cases affecting your taxes.
New Text Scam Claiming To Be IDES Could Use Personal Information For Fraudulent Unemployment ClaimsIn this new phishing scam, people are trying to get personal information that could be used to file for unemployment claims.
Over 95,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) reported 95,481 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of Jan 18 in Illinois.
Career Coach: Free Job Search MasterclassLynee Alves, president of Interview Like An Expert and CBS 2 career coach, will be holding a free live Masterclass next week.
Career Coach: Virtual Job InterviewsCBS 2 is Working For Chicago and working with a career coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job during the pandemic. 
Warning: If You Get A 1099-G Form, And You've Never Applied For Unemployment, You May Be A Victim Of FraudIf you get a 1099-G form in the mail, but you never applied for unemployment benefits, someone else may have in your name.
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.
Career Coach: Negotiation StrategiesThis week our career coach is sharing strategies for negotiating.
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.