Unemployment

1:52pm

Thu June 2, 2011
Military

Colorado Veterans Benefit from U.S. Dept of Labor Grant

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This week, the U.S. Department of Labor announced more than $9 million in job training grants for veterans, including those in Colorado. The money comes at a time when Afghanistan and Iraq veterans are struggling to find work.

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4:00pm

Wed June 1, 2011
Unemployment

Metro Unemployment Numbers Fall Nationally, in Colorado

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The hiring of seasonal jobs helped pushed down unemployment rates in more than 90% of the nation’s largest cities last month. But the numbers are somewhat mixed in Colorado.

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10:35am

Wed April 27, 2011
Unemployment

Unemployment Falls in Most Metro Areas, Colorado Mixed

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Unemployment rates fell in more than 80% of the nation’s largest metro areas last month. But the news is still mixed in Colorado.

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2:11pm

Thu April 14, 2011
The Road Back To Work

Returning To Work: The Satisfaction Of Having A Job

Part of an ongoing series

The Labor Department reported on Wednesday that first-time claims for unemployment benefits jumped by 27,000 last week. That's a setback for a labor market that has been improving in recent months.

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4:23pm

Thu March 31, 2011
The Road Back To Work

The Thrill Of A Job, And The Worry Over Digging Out

Part of an ongoing series

Annica Trotter's job search has been filled with stressful moments.

In February, Trotter, 25, had been out of work for more than three months when she missed a phone call from a potential employer — an HR person at a security company.

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