Winners of American Rescue Plan $500 Million Good Jobs

U.S. Department of Commerce Announces Winners of American Rescue Plan $500 Million Good Jobs Challenge to Expand Employment Opportunities Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced grant awards to 32 industry-led workforce training partnerships across the country as part of the $500 million Good Jobs Challenge funded by President Biden’s American Rescue Plan. The

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program An estimated 21 million individuals in the U.S. workforce are public service employees, including those at the department. America’s public servants are educators, first responders and health-care workers, military personnel, local, state and federal government employees, and nonprofit workers: They all provide essential services to our communities and economy. Public

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Highest Paying Occupations

Highest Paying Occupations Highest paying occupations: 20 occupations with the highest median annual pay. OCCUPATION 2021 MEDIAN PAY Family medicine physicians This wage is equal to or greater than $208,000 per year Oral and maxillofacial surgeons This wage is equal to or greater than $208,000 per year Orthodontists This wage is equal to or greater than

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Youth & Young Adult Provider Learning Series – DOL

The Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (ETA) is launching a learning series for organizations serving youth and young adults interested in developing connections to the public workforce system. A kickoff webinar, Connecting to the Public Workforce System: An Introduction for Youth Service Providers (April 20, 2022), introduced organizations to the public workforce system funding provisions

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Join U.S. Department of State Talent Network

U.S. Department of State recently transitioned it’s communications system to a new Talent Network.  With the new system, you can share your career interests to receive more tailored information. Please join new network to receive notifications when employment, internship, and fellowship opportunities open for application, as well as invitations to recruitment events taking place in your

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Impact of gender inequality

I came across below article on U.S Department of labor website. Kind of an eye-opening article. Women workers, particularly women of color, experience multiple types of inequality in the labor force, including gender and racial wage gaps, occupational segregation, and a disproportionate burden of costs associated with caregiving. The Impact of Gender and Racial Inequality

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