Skills for Chicagoland's Future is a nonprofit that connects Chicago's job seekers with employers.
Figures for the Midwest region from the Job Openings & Labor Turnover Survey, which tracks job openings, hires, and separations (quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations including retirements).
Highlights from the Federal Reserve Board “Beige Book” on economic activity in the Chicago-based 7th District
Continuing his push to ramp up tourism revenue for the city, Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday unveiled ambitious plans to expand the Chicago Riverwalk.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced plans to complete the Chicago Riverwalk along the main branch of the Chicago River, which will build a continuous walkway and recreational amenity connecting the lakefront with the heart of downtown. “The Chicago River is our second shoreline, which has played such a critical role in Chicago’s early history, the development of our industry and our quality of life,” said Mayor Emanuel. “It is now time to celebrate this incredible waterway with the completion of the entire riverwalk project, from Lake Michigan to the confluence of the three branches.”
Commended for Innovative Site Selector App. World Business Chicago received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for its Site Selector App. The honor was presented at an awards ceremony this week, during the IEDC Annual Conference in Houston, Texas.
Chicago and one of its technology startups won new investments Thursday, reflecting business’ needs for an efficient way to be heard.
Today, Mayor Emanuel visited the AT&T Flagship store to herald a $192 million investment by AT&T in Chicago’s wired and wireless networks in the first of half of this year. “This investment announcement from AT&T is testament to the company’s confidence in Chicago,” said Mayor Emanuel. “As we continue to grow jobs and increase economic opportunity throughout the city, these investments will improve the quality of life and business outlook for Chicagoans throughout the city.”
The Illinois Innovation Index, a collaborative publication that reports on key metrics of the Illinois innovation economy, today released its Annual Report
This event will focus on the most important trends for Americans to follow in the EU market.