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Chicago IT Jobs to Grow

Posted on August 31, 2009

Chicago IT jobs could grow during the near future. A recent report from IT Monitor, which surveys technology professionals throughout the country, found that the IT industry has stabilized and could soon see some growth. On top of that, the industry has seen a decrease in job cuts, proving that companies are doing better. The […]


Chicago Unemployment Declines

Posted on August 24, 2009

Despite the fact that the area continued to lose jobs last month, the Chicago unemployment rate declined for the first time in 11 months. During July, the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet area saw its unemployment rate decrease from 11.3 percent to 10.7 percent, the same rate the area had during May. Even though this is the first time […]


Chicago Nurse Jobs Hard to Find

Posted on August 17, 2009

Even though healthcare has long been considered a recession-proof industry, those looking for Chicago nurse jobs are finding that might not necessarily be the case. It seems that many recent graduates are having trouble finding nursing jobs at any of the medical centers in the Chicago area. “We are definitely seeing a decrease in openings […]


CNA Jobs in Chicago

Posted on August 13, 2009

If you’re looking for a healthcare job in Illinois, you should know that being a doctor or nurse aren’t your only options. If you’re interested in something different, you might want to see what kind of positions in a CNA job Chicago has to offer. Certified nursing assistants are responsible for giving personal care to […]


Chicago Summer Jobs Help Prepare Youths

Posted on August 5, 2009

Two prominent entities are teaming up to offer more Chicago summer jobs. The City Colleges of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Family & Support Services are working together to provide hundreds of youths with summer jobs this year. The jobs are being funded by $15 million the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act gave to […]


Chicago Construction Jobs through High-Speed Rail

Posted on July 29, 2009

A new high-speed rail network could help created thousands of Chicago construction jobs, as well as construction and permanent jobs in other states. In all, eight states are coordinating a bid for a share of $8 billion in federal stimulus money for the project. Governors from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan, Indiana and Ohio […]


Chicago Unemployment Spikes

Posted on July 20, 2009

Even though there are some signs of the economy beginning to rebound, many places throughout the country are still struggling. The City of Chicago is no exception. Even though the city has managed to add jobs on a month-to-month basis, the Chicago unemployment rate recently increased to more than 11 percent. During June, Chicago saw […]


Chicago Jobs Supported by State Capital Plan

Posted on July 15, 2009

A new state capital plan will help create jobs in Chicago, particularly in the construction and education-related industries. Click here to learn more about Chicago jobs. A five-year capital program from the State of Illinois will provide the money needed for critical local infrastructure projects. Under the program, Chicago Public Schools will receive $400 million […]


Chicago Government Jobs in Danger

Posted on July 7, 2009

Several Chicago government jobs are hanging in the balance. Mayor Richard M. Daley recently announced that 1,500 union city employees will be laid off if labor unions don’t agree to various steps that would reduce the city’s personnel costs. The cuts would result in $76 million in annual salary reductions and would save $34 million […]


Chicago Jobs would be Created by Olympics

Posted on June 29, 2009

As many of you may already know, the City of Chicago is in the running to host the 2016 Olympics. Aside from bringing business and international attention to the city, hosting such an event would create thousands of Chicago jobs. Overall, the games would create 315,000 new jobs and generate more than $20 billion in […]


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