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Health care strongly driving Minnesota job creation.

MINNESOTA — More than 40 percent of the new jobs added in Minnesota during the last 12 months are healthcare-related, according to a review of the state’s employment data, the Twin Cities Business reports. Statistics from the Minnesota Department of E ...

Minnesota’s teen unemployment rate lowest since 2002.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — As the end of the school year approaches, so comes a tsunami of new hires at businesses throughout Minnesota. Teenagers are swiftly scooping up entry-level and seasonal jobs as movie theatre attendants, retail clerks or lifeguards ...

The time is now to find a job in Minnesota.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota labor market remained tight in the fourth quarter of 2015, with state employers reporting more than 96,000 job vacancies, according to figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. ...

Minnesota: A great place to find a job!.

ST. PAUL – The Minnesota labor market remained tight in the fourth quarter of 2015, with state employers reporting more than 96,000 job vacancies, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DE ...

Health care training now available in Minnesota.

MINNESOTA — Thanks to a Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) grant, Rochester Community and Technical College is now offering customized training to some of Minnesota’s health care workers. The $303,537 grant, which is being administered by t ...

New grant fueling emerging businesses in Minnesota.

MINNESOTA — Thanks to grants totaling $2.7 million, more services and technical assistance is available to emerging businesses and entrepreneurs in Minnesota. The grants, which are being administered by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Econo ...

Ability Network jobs growing in Minneapolis.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Health care technology company Ability Network is expanding its workforce in Minneapolis. The company is investing $518,149 in the expansion, which will create 167 jobs. Ability Network is being assisted in the project by $500,000 ...

Minnesota posts a June job jump.

MINNESOTA — According to new data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Minnesota added 2,900 jobs in June. Overall, the state has added 41,602 jobs since June 2014, a gain of 1.5 percent. U.S. job growth was 2.1 ...

New grant growing job training in Minnesota.

MINNESOTA – Thanks a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is funding additional job training programs. The $5.75 million grant will help the DEED focus on job training in hi ...

Minnesota adds more jobs.

MINNESOTA – According to data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Minnesota employers added 7,400 jobs in April. In addition, the state’s unemployment rate dropped 0.1 percent to 3.7 percent during the ...