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Labor Market Exploration Information and Tools for Job Seekers Posted on Jan 31

Labor Market Exploration Information and Tools for Job Seekers

If you already have some skill sets and experience, and you are either looking to become re-employed or planning a career change, TORQ is a great tool to help you get started. It gives you a snapshot of what is taking place in your job market and relates it to your skills and experience.

Massachusetts Statewide Veterans Career Fair Posted on Jan 17

Massachusetts Statewide Veterans Career Fair

Commonwealth of Massachusetts is hosting its first Statewide Veterans Career Fair, where we will be connecting the Commonwealth’s Veterans to employment opportunities.

Labor Market Exploration enhances job search success Posted on Jan 10

Labor Market Exploration enhances job search success

In this series on Labor Market Exploration, we will feature different information and tools that will enhance your job search.

Job Search Tips for 2014 Posted on Jan 2

Job Search Tips for 2014

At the Department of Career Services, we’re seeing encouraging signs and some evidence that the job market has turned around in Massachusetts.  People are getting jobs – good well-paying jobs.  You can, too.  So, start off this New Year with a positive attitude and reenergize   …Continue Reading Job Search Tips for 2014

Online Services Are Available During The Holidays Posted on Dec 23

Online Services Are Available During The Holidays

For the convenience of our customers, both UI Online and JobQuest systems will be available during the Christmas and New Year holidays.  Customer service representatives will not be available on the holidays.  If you need help, please call us during regular business hours. UI Online   …Continue Reading Online Services Are Available During The Holidays

Job search tips for the holidays Posted on Dec 18

Job search tips for the holidays

The holidays can be a great time to get ahead in finding new employment. With thoughts turning to fighting the crowds at the mall, cooking dinner for a large group of loved ones, and football Sundays, it can be all too easy to fall behind   …Continue Reading Job search tips for the holidays

Interview with a Veteran: Successful transition to civilian workforce Posted on Nov 9

Interview with a Veteran: Successful transition to civilian workforce

The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development recently spoke with Daniel Callinan, a U.S. Navy veteran, about his experience transitioning from over 20 years of military service to a new role in the civilian workforce. Included below are excerpts from a conversation Lauren Jones,   …Continue Reading Interview with a Veteran: Successful transition to civilian workforce