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Wabash Valley still lagging slightly in job numbers
Area has a tremendous demand for skilled workers — such as machinists, welders and electricians, says EDC head
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Muncie Community Schools hires 40 teachers week before 2017-18 year starts
According to Muncie Teachers Association President Pat Kennedy, 140 of the 408 teachers at MCS quit or retired in 2016-17
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Indianapolis to offer $1,000 each to displaced Carrier workers, future employers
Money can be used to reimburse expenses related to transportation, childcare, utility bills, tools, and new work equipment
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
OPINION: How much are the clergy paid in Indiana?
Eye on the pie
Monday, July 24, 2017
Officials hope new 15-year comprehensive plan will take Kokomo in right direction
To "create a genuine, urbanized, and unique identity for Downtown Kokomo that attracts visitors and residents with walkability, density, and diversity”
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Indiana road funding a boost for South Bend-area contractors
Sudden surge in investment bound to put additional pressure on what is already a tight local labor market
Sunday, July 23, 2017
EDITORIAL: Relative value of work is difficult to quantify
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Notre Dame sets new record for research money: Nearly double from 10 years ago
Monday, July 17, 2017
Recruiting begins for production expansion at Toyota in Gibson County
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Ball State study finds nearly 1 in 2 American jobs at risk of automation
Report says policymakers are unprepared to mitigate the future problems
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
OPINION: Learn the lessons from Seattle's $15 minimum hourly wage
The bulk of economic research finds no meaningful benefit of the minimum wage
Monday, July 10, 2017
Study finds Indiana in the middle for business startups in U.S.
Ranked lower than bordering states. Michigan ranked 16th, Kentucky came in at 19 and Illinois at 25.
Sunday, July 9, 2017
Not enough workers for South Bend-area restaurants because of labor shortfall
Basically, almost everybody that can or will work is doing so
Sunday, July 9, 2017
Trucking company agrees to Gary-first hiring requirement
Friday, July 7, 2017
Indiana agricultural jobs don't attract enough STEM college graduates
Roughly 40 percent of available agriculture jobs unfilled each year
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Indiana workforce commissioner says short- and long-term employer needs a priority
Monday, July 3, 2017
Indiana first state to scrap local "Ban the Box" laws
Employers can ask criminal history questions of job applicants
Sunday, July 2, 2017
More teens working in state, Indiana Youth Institute report says
Local businesses have found that flexible scheduling is well-received by teens and is beneficial for both parties
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Nearly 90 Muncie teachers have quit since the start of school last year, association says
Friday, June 30, 2017
Holcomb's order looks to create a 'fair chance' for state job applicants
Some won't have to disclose criminal background
Friday, June 30, 2017






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