Labor & Workforce Development

Tellico Reservoir Development Agency to Hold JOBS4TN Hiring Event Vonore

Monday, March 02, 2015 | 08:58 am

More Than 17 Local Businesses On-Site

NASHVILLE – Tellico Reservoir Development Agency is announcing the Jobs4TN Hiring Event Vonore. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 4, at 10:00 a.m. (EST) at Tellico West Conference Center located at 121 Great Vista, Vonore. A variety of job opportunities with all levels of skill requirements will be available at this event.

Tennessee's Unemployment Rate for December Decreases to 6.6%

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | 03:14 pm
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FOURTH CONSECUTIVE DECREASE OF STATE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE


NASHVILLE – Tennessee Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced today the Tennessee preliminary unemployment rate for December was 6.6 percent, two-tenths of one percentage point lower than the November revised rate of 6.8 percent. The U.S. preliminary rate for December was 5.6 percent, also falling two-tenths of one percentage point from the prior month.

Tennessee's Unemployment Rate for November Decreased to 6.8%

Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 01:30 pm
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NASHVILLE – Tennessee Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced today the Tennessee preliminary unemployment rate for November was 6.8 percent, three tenths of one percentage point lower than the October revised rate of 7.1 percent. The U.S. preliminary rate for November was 5.8 percent, unchanged from the prior month.

Haslam Announces Workforce Development Grant Recipients

Thursday, December 11, 2014 | 02:11 pm

LEAP program seeks to better link higher education, industry to enhance Drive to 55 effort
 
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced the recipients of the Labor Education Alignment Program (LEAP) competition, a state effort focused on increasing opportunities for Tennesseans to obtain a certificate or degree beyond high school that is aligned with the needs of the workforce in their communities.

Tennessee's Unemployment Rate for October Decreased to 7.1%

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | 01:30 pm
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NASHVILLE – Tennessee Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced today the Tennessee preliminary unemployment rate for October was 7.1 percent, two tenths of one percentage point lower than the September revised rate of 7.3 percent. The U.S. preliminary rate for October was 5.8 percent, down from 5.9 percent in September.