15 04, 2020

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program available to Utahns

By |2020-04-15T12:07:27-07:00April 15th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (April 15, 2020) — The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program as part of the CARES Act is now available for Utahns. This program will extend benefits to individuals previously ineligible for traditional unemployment benefits such as the self-employed or gig economy workers. “In the midst of receiving and processing a historic claim volume, [...]

9 11, 2018

UBR: November 5-9

By |2018-10-31T08:21:02-07:00November 9th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

November 5, 2018 For the past few months, Utah has seen very good numbers in terms of job growth, and September was no exception. According to a report from the Department of Workforce Services, Utah's economy added more than 53,000 jobs since September of 2017. In that time, the state's nonfarm payroll employment grew by [...]

19 10, 2018

Utah’s Employment Summary: September 2018

By |2018-10-19T08:13:05-07:00October 19th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's nonfarm payroll employment for September 2018 grew by an estimated 3.6 percent, adding 53,200 jobs to the economy since September 2017. Utah's current employment level registers 1,535,900. August's year-over job growth rate was revised upward two-tenths to 3.9 percent. September's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percentage point [...]

4 12, 2015

UBR Recap: Nov 30 – Dec 4

By |2017-03-07T15:06:47-07:00December 4th, 2015|UBR|0 Comments

November 30, 2015 The Department of Workforce Services released Utah’s October summary. According to Carrie Mayne, Chief Economist at the Department of Workforce Services, “The state continues to show above average expansion.” Continued growth means continued opportunities for job seekers to find positions with Utah employers. Utah’s employment for October 2015 grew by an estimated [...]

30 10, 2015

UBR Recap: October 26-30

By |2017-03-07T15:06:49-07:00October 30th, 2015|UBR|0 Comments

October 26, 2015 Things are quickly changing outside, with shorter days and cooler temperatures. These tips will help you keep your business warm and bright – while saving energy and money. Set your thermostat to 68 degrees during work hours, and lower the setting at night when the space is unoccupied. If your heating system [...]