Labor

$11 Million in Workforce Development Funding for PAsmart Apprenticeship Programs

Pennsylvania announced awards totaling more than $11 million for 26 apprenticeship programs that will empower Pennsylvania workers to earn while they learn and support...

Governor, Vice President, Labor Leaders Discuss Worker Protection Efforts

Governor Tom Wolf joined Vice President Kamala Harris, US Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, union leaders and elected officials to highlight efforts taking place at...

IUP to Study OSHA Standards in Pennsylvania and Public-Sector Workplaces

The Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) and the Office of Administration have partnered with Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) to study the feasibility...

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Falls To 5.1 Percent in February, Lowest Since...

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry released its preliminary employment situation report for February 2022. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate was down three-tenths of a percentage...

Apprenticeship Grant Opportunity to Develop Workforce Diversity Within Building and Construction...

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jennifer Berrier today announced a new round of grant funding available to Pennsylvania apprenticeship programs to develop...

PA Highlights Equal Pay Day, Calls for Pay Equity for Pennsylvanians

The Pennsylvania Commission for Women, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, and other stakeholders highlighted the importance of Equal Pay Day and the...

Governor Previews 2022 Pittsburgh Region Construction Season

Governor Tom Wolf highlighted more than 90 projects anticipated to start and continue this year in the three-county Pittsburgh region and discussed the benefits...

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Falls To 5.4 Percent in January, Lowest Since...

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry released its preliminary employment figures for January 2022, showing the state’s unemployment rate down one-tenth of a...

COVID Sparks “The Great Resignation” and Workforce Trends in 2022

Contrary to the expectations of business leaders and economic pundits, 2022 was not a year of economic stability. In January, Fortune Magazine reported that...

Carlisle Events Holds Job Fair March 18-19, Paid College Internships

With car show season less than two months away, the chance to work with and around some of the coolest cars and people on...

Recent Articles