Tag Archives: employment

Finding Your Passion in the Northland

Posted by Administrator on January 28, 2019

Whether you’re seeking a job or a career, there’s an opportunity for you in this region. One of the upsides about the continuing tight job market is that if you don’t like your job, it’s easier than ever to find one that you will love. But for many of us, the difficulty of finding a […]

Talent Forecast: Workforce Study Update

Posted by Administrator on January 11, 2019

In July 2018, Talent Forecast began an eight-month study to gauge and counteract the looming workforce shortages affecting northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. The coordinated effort between NORTHFORCE, APEX, the IRRRB, and more regional partners has now conducted over 150 interviews with organizations of all sectors and individuals of all demographics, and our research consultants […]

Life on the “Mid Coast”

Posted by Administrator on November 17, 2018

A new study on Midwest employment trends puts some serious cracks in “flyover country” rhetoric. Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and the Walton Family Foundation have released their State of the Heartland: Factbook 2018 exploring economic trends within a 19-state region stretching from Minnesota to Louisiana, and from the Dakotas to Tennessee. The study finds that in […]

Grants Available to Address Workforce Shortages

Posted by Administrator on April 15, 2018

Over $3.1 million in workforce grants were available statewide in Minnesota last fall. Southern Minnesota took advantage of $600,000. By comparison, our northeast region was not awarded any of the available $3.1 million because there were no applications, despite the severe workforce shortages affecting our area. Already extreme, these shortages are only expected to intensify […]

Inside The Northland’s IT Industry

Posted by Administrator on November 26, 2017

Yes, the “It” industry in the Northland right now happens to actually be IT. A quick glance around northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin reveals a plethora of IT businesses and think tanks, all of them with respected reputations that span far beyond this region. They each have their own niche, but they all share one thing in common: a […]

Our Development Partners

Register to receive jobs in your inbox.

Get connected with employers.

Your resume is sent to employers.

Easily apply to new jobs.

Find Your Career

Forgot Password? | Register Now