Employment

Steve McIntosh
August 16, 2019 - 9:31 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.3 percent in July. This was down from 3.4 percent in June and unchanged from 3.3 percent in July 2018. Seasonally adjusted job estimates indicate total...
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Steve McIntosh
July 19, 2019 - 9:50 am
Preliminary estimates put the Kansas seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate at 3.4 percent in June ... down from 3.5 percent in May and up from 3.3 percent in June of 2018. Figures from the Kansas Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics show a decline of nearly one percent in state...
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Steve McIntosh
May 17, 2019 - 9:31 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate of 3.5 percent in April. This was unchanged from March and up from 3.4 percent in April 2018. Seasonally adjusted job estimates indicate total Kansas nonfarm...
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May 11, 2019 - 5:40 am
As summer approaches and school comes to a close, many college graduates (if they aren't already) will be hunting for jobs. And they'll want to put their college degree to good use. According to data collected by LinkedIn, some of the top college majors that lead to the most "different kinds of...
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Steve McIntosh
April 19, 2019 - 10:03 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.5 percent in March. This was up from 3.4 percent in February and up from 3.4 percent in March 2018. Kansas gained 5,900 jobs, when compared to March of...
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Steve McIntosh
March 22, 2019 - 10:02 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.4 percent in February. This was unchanged from January and down from 3.5 percent in February 2018. Seasonally adjusted job estimates indicate total...
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Steve McIntosh
March 11, 2019 - 9:43 am
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.4 percent in January. This was up from 3.3 percent in December and down from 3.5 percent in January 2018. The number of Kansans participating in the...
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Steve & Ted
February 21, 2019 - 8:20 am
Steve talks with the author of "FutureProofed" Natalia Peart about how to take advantage of a market where employers can't fill all the job openings they have.
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Steve McIntosh
January 09, 2019 - 10:55 am
The job picture is speeding up for Wichita and Kansas. Wichita State University's Center for Economic Development and Business Research has released an updated Kansas Employment Forecast. The Center's director -- Jeremy Hill -- tells KNSS News he's looking for job growth of just over one percent...
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Steve & Ted
January 09, 2019 - 7:56 am
Local unemployment numbers at their lowest since 1999. Steve and Ted talk to WSU economist Jeremy Hill.
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