Economic Gateway http://www.rmcep.com Rural Minnesota CEP, Inc. News RSS Feed Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:29:02 -0700 en-us 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,... Smart Career Choices Don’t Always Require a Four-Year Degree http://www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources/?item=16217 www.rmcep.com/rmcep/news-and-resources Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 In the last few decades, most Americans have viewed college as the primary method to move up the career ladder. But the cost of attending college has more than doubled since the 1980s, even as grants ... Central Iowa Manpower Franchise Celebrates 65 Years http://www.rmcep.com/news-&-events/?item=18527 www.rmcep.com/news-&-events Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 CELEBRATING 65 YEARS IN THE COMMUNITY Fort Dodge, IA (July 2018) – Sixty-five years ago, Helen Lynch was considered an industry pioneer in Des Moines, opening the 2nd Manpower franchise and blazi...