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Aon survey shows P.R. co.’s value insurance protection
June 19, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico businesses are “aware about the need to protect their most important assets” should some natural or indu ...

Universia survey: Job opportunities are off the island
May 4, 2015, No Comments

A recent survey conducted by the Universia-Trabajando.com Labor Community revealed that more than half, or 69 percent, o ...

67% of island youth believe men can grow more at work
March 9, 2015, No Comments

With all things being equal in the work place, and despite the milestones women have achieved over the past decades, muc ...

Study: Puerto Ricans find ‘acceptable work/life balance’
October 1, 2014, No Comments

Puerto Rican employers apparently are doing a pretty good job of promoting a work/life balance among their workers, acco ...

Kelly Services marks 50 years in business in Puerto Rico
September 11, 2014, No Comments

Kelly Services is celebrating its 50th anniversary in Puerto Rico, where it has placed thousands of individuals in tempo ...

Puerto Rico receiving $6.2M from USDOL for job training
June 26, 2014, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Wednesday grants exceeding $154.7 million awarded to 32 states, Puerto Rico and t ...

Puerto Rico jobless rate at 15.2% in Jan., up slightly YOY
March 18, 2014, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s unemployment rate reached 15.2 percent in January, up slightly from the 14.6 percent on record for the s ...

Puerto Rico labor survey methods to undergo overhaul
February 21, 2014, 1 Comment

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Puerto Rico Statistics Institute announced Thursday a series of changes to t ...

U.S. Dept of Labor opens $150M job creation grant cycle
February 20, 2014, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Wednesday the availability of approximately $150 million in grants to prepare and ...

Gov’t assigns $25M to retain, create jobs for youth
January 9, 2014, No Comments

The Workforce Development Administration and the Office of Youth Affairs announced Wednesday a joint initiative that wil ...