employment

Texas sets record high for employment again

'The Lone Star State has long led the nation in job creation'

AUSTIN, Texas – On Friday, Jan. 21, Governor Greg Abbott announced the state of Texas reached another all-time record for job creation. The state reached 13,059,600 total jobs, surpassing all previous employment highs. Texas employers added 50,000 jobs over the…

VC receives grant funding to support high-demand job training

To further meet immediate regional employer needs for skilled employees

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria College plans to collaborate with Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent to further meet immediate regional employer needs for skilled employees. They are able to do so thanks to a grant from the Texas Workforce Commission's High Demand…

Millions of Americans remain out of work

Following one year after the worst jobs loss on record

Originally Published: 06 MAY 21 06:41 ET By Anneken Tappe, CNN Business (CNN) -- The US labor market collapsed a year ago when more than 20 million jobs vanished in a single month. Now the economy is healing, but millions…

Victoria Outpatient Clinic to host virtual hiring event starting April 29

Targeted positions include full-time housekeeping aids

VICTORIA, Texas - During the week of April 29 through May 5, the Victoria Outpatient Clinic is hosting a virtual hiring event, targeting positions like full-time housekeeping aids. Qualified applicants need to send their resumes to STXVAJobs@va.gov, including their resume,…

Nearly 4 million US jobs have vanished forever

Originally Published: 02 OCT 20 12:41 ET Updated: 02 OCT 20 14:28 ET By Matt Egan, CNN Business (CNN) -- There's mounting evidence that the pandemic is dealing a lasting blow to the American economy, with millions of jobs vanishing…

Four-day workweek? Yes, please

"Everyone came back refreshed."

Originally Published: 04 AUG 20 14:59 ET By Kathryn Vasel, CNN Business (CNN) -- Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN's Work Transformed newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. Who wouldn't…

How to have the best relationship with your boss

Your boss plays a big role in the trajectory of your career. A good boss that encourages new challenges and helps grow your skills and provides you with exposure to management can rocket you up the career ladder, while a bad one can stunt your growth and make you feel trapped.

Your boss hates you. What do you do?

You aren't always going to get along with everyone you work with, but when it comes to your boss, it's in your best interest to forge a good relationship.

Could March be a turnaround for US jobs?

After reaching a stratospheric high and a dismal low so far in 2019, here's the question for Friday's March jobs report: Which version of the labor market is closer to reality, January's 311,000 jobs or February's 20,000?