Today, Governor Steve Bullock was joined by Commissioner of the Montana Department of Labor & Industry Pam Bucy, and HELP Act sponsor Senator Ed Buttrey to announce the launch of HELP-Link at the Great Falls Job Service.
The 31st annual State of Missoula conference was held Tuesday at the Doubletree Hotel sponsored by the Missoula Chamber of Commerce with the theme 'Help Wanted: Addressing Montana's Workforce Shortage'.
As we celebrate Labor Day, a day set aside to celebrate workers' contributions to this country's well-being, it is worth noting that here in Billings, we have an unemployment rate of just under 3 percent.
That's a pretty impressive number, but for those who are out of work and looking, here are a couple of things to consider:
Many Summer Jobs have been abandoned since school has started
The power and influence of women in America has grown exponentially over the years ever since the introduction of the 19th Amendment. But even still, many women are not treated fairly, let alone equal to their male counterparts.
Which state in America is considered best for women's equality? Hint: Not Montana.
As I approach my final year at the University of Montana, the pressure is definitely on to figure out what to do with the rest of my life, or where to spend the first few years looking for a job (or career?) post-graduation. What state am I going to most likely want to look for said occupation? MoneyRates.com just might have my answer...