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Having computer access at home makes a big difference - especially during a pandemic
Without a personal computer, Rachel lacked access to training and job applications, especially during the pandemic. But she was determined to gain…
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Jobs in Demand: Medical Assistants
There is no doubt that the medical field has taken on heightened importance in Minnesota during the COVID-19 pandemic. Regardless of the path of the…
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Jobs in Demand: Medical and Health Services Managers
Medical and health services managers play a vital role in hospitals, clinics, managed care facilities, public health agencies and other health care…
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Employers are Building More Inclusive Places to Work in Northwest Minnesota
Minnesota’s workforce is becoming increasingly diverse – most workforce growth in the coming decade will be from Black, Indigenous and People of…
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Jobs in Demand: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators
With the onset of COVID-19 and people increasing their online shopping, E-commerce has been a growing presence in the world.  With that, there is…
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Jobs in Demand: Food Preparation Workers
Food preparation workers perform a wide variety of tasks on the job, including, but not limited to, preparing a variety of foods from meats to…
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Sharing the word about the critical need for senior care workers
Minnesota’s senior care providers are in critical need of workers to help care for some of our state’s most vulnerable residents during the current…
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Minnesota woman finds new job during pandemic thanks to CareerForce
After a 26 year career as a LPN and Behavioral Health Unit Coordinator in International Falls, Wendy was furloughed on April 8, 2020 due to the COVID…
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Jobs in Demand: Computer Systems Analyst
We live in a day and age of technology with devices that can do an immense range of tasks, allowing us to do things like work smarter and quicker as…
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Jobs in Demand: Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing
Even before COVID-19 struck, most Sales Representatives were becoming better at communicating with customers electronically and many were already…