1 10, 2021

Speaking on Business: Utah Department of Workforce Services

By |2021-10-05T08:17:04-07:00October 1st, 2021|Blog, Speaking on Business|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Utah Department of Workforce Services This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business. Utah’s economy is continuing to outperform the rest of the country, and our employment rate hit near record highs at 97.4 percent in July. That’s great news, but there is a flip side for Utah [...]

17 09, 2021

Utah’s Employment Summary: August 2021

By |2021-09-17T12:33:20-07:00September 17th, 2021|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

The following statistics are presented comparing August 2019 to August 2021.   Labor Market Indicators, August 2021: Utah Employment Two-Year % Change: 3.8%, Employment # Change: 55,700, Unemployment Rate: 2.6% United States Employment Two-Year % Change: -2.8%, Unemployment Rate: 5.2% Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics   SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment [...]

21 08, 2021

Workforce Summit Panel: Removing Barriers to Add Workers to Our Workforce

By |2021-09-09T14:22:48-07:00August 21st, 2021|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Entering the workforce can be hard for a number of reasons. Not only is the application and hiring process more complicated than ever before, it can also be exclusive and discriminatory. There are many groups of people who want to work but can’t because they have children, a criminal record, or a disability. Other groups [...]

20 08, 2021

Utah’s Employment Summary: July 2021

By |2021-08-20T12:37:13-07:00August 20th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

The following statistics are presented comparing July 2019 to July 2021. Labor Market Indicators July 2021 Utah Employment Two-Year % Change: 4.2% Employment # Change: 65,100 Unemployment Rate: 2.6% United States Employment Two-Year % Change: -2.8% Unemployment Rate: 5.4% Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics   SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for [...]

3 08, 2021

Salt Lake Chamber to Honor Business and Community Leaders at 2021 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon

By |2021-08-24T11:36:38-07:00August 3rd, 2021|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Business leaders pay tribute to those who commit their abilities and time to advance the Chamber’s mission and bolster the business community during the pandemic SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (August 3, 2021) –  Utah’s business and community leaders will gather for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 134th Annual Meeting. Attendees will recognize Chamber volunteers and community leaders [...]

16 07, 2021

Utah’s Employment Summary: June 2021

By |2021-07-16T14:06:33-07:00July 16th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

The following statistics are presented comparing June 2019 to June 2021. SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for June 2021 increased an estimated 3.3% across the past 24 months, with the state’s economy both returning and adding a cumulative 51,300 jobs since June 2019. Utah’s current employment level stands at 1,603,500. June’s seasonally-adjusted [...]

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