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Hanson Willis Discusses DEED’s Role in Developing, Retaining Older Workforce at U of MN Think Tank

Posted on May 19, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Tags: workforce

Today DEED Deputy Commissioner Jeremy Hanson Willis joins experts and community leaders from the University of Minnesota and across the state to talk about issues related to aging and the agency’s role in developing and retaining older workers in Minnesota.

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Business First Stop touches St. Cloud foundry expansion at ‘speed of commerce’

Posted on April 28, 2015 at 8:30 AM
Tags: business expansion, Central MN, jobs

When Lt. Governor Tina Smith congratulated Grede Holdings LLC’s $17.5 million expansion in St. Cloud, she hat-tipped Minnesota Business First Stop.

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Dislocated Worker Program a unique insurance policy against economic churn

Posted on April 21, 2015 at 2:00 AM
Tags: workforce, unemployment

An economy clipping along is no preventative against layoffs.

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Job Vacancies in Minnesota at Highest Level Since 2001

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 2:07 PM
Tags: jobs

Minnesota employers are adding jobs – and at a record level. According to DEED’s latest Job Vacancy Survey findings, Minnesota has nearly 90,000 open jobs – that’s the most in nearly 14 years.

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Study Minnesota Arab States Reception a Success

Posted on April 07, 2015 at 12:34 PM
Tags: education, networking

Recently, 125 representatives from colleges and universities across Minnesota gathered in Washington D.C. to meet with diplomatic and educational leaders from the Middle East for the 2015 Arab States Reception.

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Construction on New Education and Career Center Begins this Summer

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 1:23 PM
Tags: jobs, education, Twin Cities

The West Broadway Education and Career Center, a new service center focused on providing education and workforce development opportunities and health services in one North Minneapolis location, is expected to open next summer.

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Titan Training: A dual-track approach

Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:05 PM
Tags: job training, grants, Northwest MN

Recently Northland Community and Technical College received a $293,378 Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Program grant to train 75 employees of Titan Machinery, Inc. in northwest Minnesota.

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Understanding January Employment Data

Posted on March 17, 2015 at 10:10 AM

Recently, DEED announced Minnesota’s latest employment numbers for January 2015. The most notable update was the state’s unemployment rate held steady at 3.7 percent. Comparatively, the national unemployment rate for January was 5.7 percent.

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Governor Dayton to Lead Trade Mission to Mexico, Promote State

Posted on March 10, 2015 at 3:21 PM
Tags: trade mission, exports

Governor Mark Dayton will lead a trade mission to Mexico Aug. 9-14. Besides helping Minnesota companies find business opportunities in Mexico, the governor hopes to attract Mexican investments to Minnesota and promote the state as a great place to do business.

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What's New with the Angel Tax Credit Program

Posted on March 05, 2015 at 2:34 PM
Tags: angel tax credit

DEED’s Angel Tax Credit Program has attracted millions of dollars in private investments for high-tech startups in Minnesota.

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