|Students have unrealistic work expectations, study finds
The Student Employability Index questioned 4,000 students at 20 universities and found more than three quarters expected to be in a graduate level job within six months of graduating.
|California lawmaker heads to Texas to lure jobs
A California state lawmaker is heading to Texas to poach jobs. Sen. Ted Gaines plans to visit the state Capitol in Austin on Monday to meet with businesses to promote California's business climate.
|Kentucky Unemployment Rose Slightly in March
After seeing unemployment rates at 7.8 percent in February, Kentucky saw a slight increase in jobless claims in March, bumping the percentage to 7.9.
|Unemployment Rates Down Overall in Kentucky
Between January 2013 and January 2014, Kentucky's unemployment rate dropped in 109 counties and rose in the other 11, according to the state's Office of Employment and Training.
|Kentucky Among States With Largest Increase in Unemployment Benefit Claims
Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 32,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 300,000. Claims fell to their lowest point since May 2007, several months before the Great Recession started later that year.
|McConnell: Jobs Comment Taken Out of Context
U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell says his comments that it is not his job to bring employment to a struggling Kentucky county were taken out of context.
|Holiday Hiring at 14 Year High
According to a report by Challenger, Gray and Christmas, Inc. seasonal hiring is off to it’s strongest start in more than a decade. Video
|National Grocer ALDI Hiring November 20th In Lexington
ALDI is holding a hiring event for its Lexington-area stores on Wednesday, November 20th, at 126 Rojay Drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.