Economic Gateway http://www.rmcep.com Rural Minnesota CEP, Inc. News RSS Feed Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:17:03 -0700 en-us Bridging the Gap Between Businesses and Young Career Seekers http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=19404 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 As more baby boomers retire, a workforce crisis is looming, particularly in rural areas of the country. In a recent survey, 48 percent of Minnesota manufacturers said that attracting and retaining ski... 50th Anniversary Celebration Legislative Open Houses 2018 http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=19161 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Legislative Open Houses will be held to celebrate 50th Anniversaries in October, 2018. Click here to view by locations and dates. Don't miss the opportunity to connect! All are welcome! ... State Gains 6,600 Jobs in June http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=18589 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Unemployment rate steady at 3.1 percent ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in June, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employme... RMCEP Celebrates 50 Years http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=18558 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 It’s rare for a nonprofit organization to survive for more than a couple of decades. Those with staying power seem to have a few characteristics in common. First, such organizations c... State Gains 10,200 Jobs in May http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=18163 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Unemployment rate drops to 3.1 percent ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 10,200 jobs in May, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Emp... DEED Approves Job Creation Funding for Five Businesses http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=18162 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Businesses commit to investing $20.7 million, creating 131 jobs ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) approved grants totaling nearly $706,000... Ticket to Work Eases People Back into Workforce http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=17573 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 It’s estimated that Minnesota will have a shortage of more than 100,000 workers by 2020. Jobs are already going unfilled, which means creative solutions are needed to address this troubling work... Improving Outcomes for Young Adults with Disabilities http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=17086 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Americans with Disabilities ACT of 1990 did a lot to improve inclusion and access for persons with disabilities, but they still face significant barriers in employment. Youth and young adults w... Northwest Minnesota Foundation - IMPACT 20/20 members spend day at Capitol http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=16502 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Pictured left to right are Tim Flathers, Missy Okeson, Nancy Vyskocil, Mike St. Onge, Karen White, and Craig Nathan. Not Pictured: Dennis Bona, Cam Fanfulik, Dan King, Kristine Anderson, Mark Finstad,...