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The federal funding will be used to train more than 900 workers through the Ignite Initiative Regional Workforce Training System.
Job search assistance and other services will be offered starting in August at the Main and Dr. James Carlson libraries.
The governor shared the roadmap days after the state recorded the lowest unemployment rate of any state ever and months before he was expected to appear on the ballot for reelection. The broad-based proposal would boost spending to child care, health care, transportation infrastructure and other programs.
In June, Minnesota had the lowest state unemployment rate ever recorded in the U.S., and that means workers are harder than ever to find. Harder — but not impossible.

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Experts say few labor trafficking cases have been prosecuted, making the scope of the problem hard to measure.
If we want North Dakota to be open for business, we need to make sure our workers can find child care. We need child care workers as acutely as we need teachers and nurses.
Nonfarm payrolls rose 372,000 last month following a revised 384,000 in May, a Labor Department report showed Friday. The unemployment rate held at 3.6% as the pool of available workers shrank, and wage growth remained firm.
One of the starting points for newcomers is a pre-existing online portal promoting North Dakota called findthegoodlife.com.
Despite the second straight weekly decline reported by the Labor Department on Thursday, claims are hovering near a five-month high. There have been job cuts in sectors like technology and housing amid fears of a recession as the Federal Reserve aggressively tightens monetary policy to quell price pressures.
From the expansion one of Fargo's most popular restaurants to how North Dakota ranks for remote workers, check out what the business team is following this week.

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Katie Colman's story is a high-profile reminder to employers and job candidates that a prospective employee’s medical history is their own business — unless they opt to share it. The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits asking prospective employees anything about their medical history — or using health issues as a basis for not hiring them, said Joyce Walker-Jones, senior attorney and adviser at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
April’s unemployment rate was down from 2.5% in March, marking the seventh month the figure has decreased, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development reported Thursday, May 19.
Untreated ADHD in the workplace is more common than you think, largely because girls and women go largely undiagnosed. They tend to have the inattentive type of this disorder. People with ADHD can be incredibly resourceful, creative and bright, but may struggle with executive-functioning skills such as planning, time-awareness and organization. For that reason, they are often unfairly maligned as lazy or irresponsible, which can make the workplace pretty stressful for all involved.

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