The Northwest Suburbs Community Labor Coalition and Working Partnerships are hosting a Union Jobs Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 27. A variety of union employers and union training and apprenticeship programs will participate in the employer panels and hiring event.
"The State of the Unions: A Profile of Unionization in Minnesota and in America" report was released today to coincide with Labor Day 2017. The report presents an overview on the status of unionized employment in the state and analyzes the effect unions have on wages and benefits.
The Fringe Festival will present the premiere of “The New Gig Economy, A Musical” which explores the travails of contingent workers struggling to survive without permanent employment in today’s economy.