The Jobs Are Out There: Big Businesses Heading Into Busy Holiday Season Looking For 'Attitude Over Aptitude'Local businesses are already gearing up for the holiday shopping season, amid dismal labor trends.
New Jersey Launches 'Return & Earn' Program To Get People Back To WorkThe money is coming from the nearly $2 trillion federal COVID relief bill.
Employers Hosting Job Fairs On Long Island In Dash To Hire WorkersWith pandemic unemployment assistance now gone, families are no longer seeing the extra money each week that helped so many through layoffs and cutbacks.
There Are 11 Million Open Jobs. Why Are 9 Million Unemployed?If there are more job openings than unemployed workers, why aren't more people coming off unemployment aid?
With Federal Unemployment Benefits Expired, Restaurant Industry Ready To Roll Out Welcome Mat To Job SeekersThe $300 federal supplement has expired. For many who can't find work, it's a big blow. But it could be good news for many small businesses experiencing a staffing shortage.
Federal Unemployment Payments Set To Expire Saturday In New JerseyIn total, about seven million Americans could lose their benefits after Saturday.
Employers At Chelsea Job Fair Aim To Hire US Military Veterans, SpousesJobs were on display at a Chelsea art gallery where the job-seekers all had something in common: They're members of the military, veterans or military spouses.
New York To Simplify Rental Assistance Application, Send Funds By End Of August, Gov. Cuomo SaysNearly $3 billion in emergency funding is available, but landlords and tenants say the money is nearly impossible to get.
Seaside Heights Holds Job Fair For Boardwalk Businesses Facing Summer Labor ShortageThe boardwalk was busy with vacationers, which is great for business, but many shop and restaurant owners are having a hard time keeping up with demand.
Connecticut Offering $1,000 To First 10,000 Unemployed People To Find A JobWith 65,000 positions open statewide, business owners say they need the help.
8 Brooklyn Men Accused Of Filing Fake Unemployment Claims In $2 Million COVID Relief SchemeInvestigators say the suspects posted pictures of themselves on social media posing with cash they got from unemployment.
Authorities Cracking Down On Scammers As New Yorkers In Need Become Victims Of Fraud Amid PandemicRip-offs of all kinds are on the rise in New York. In 2020, complaints to the Federal Trade Commission surged 85%.
Returnships: Corporate Programs Aimed At People Who Have Been Out Of Work Are Presenting Employment OpportunitiesA years-long gap in a résumé is usually a red flag for potential employers signaling someone who's been out of touch and may have rusty skills.
Jersey Shore Business Owners Struggling To Fill Seasonal Jobs Blame $300 Federal Unemployment SupplementBusinesses at the Jersey Shore are struggling to fill thousands of seasonal jobs with summer right around the corner.
New Jersey Senator Wants Department Of Labor To Assign Claims Handlers To Legislative Offices To Assist ConstituentsThe criticism that the office is unresponsive has been one of the biggest complaints since the pandemic began