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Industry News | January 6, 2021
Trade & Industry Development Honors CiCi Award Winners for 2021   

Trade & Industry Development has named the winners of its 2021 Corporate Investment/Community Impact Awards (CiCi Awards). More>>

Industry News | May 17, 2021
Survey: Current Job Postings in US Outpacing Number of Unemployed Workers   

PeopleReady analysis finds over 14 million jobs hiring right now; highlights some of the most in-demand positions. More>>

Industry News | May 17, 2021
Research Reveals Shortage of Workplace Mental Health Resources   

Ruderman Family Foundation and Bentley University: 84 percent of students say employers should offer space to connect around mental health, but only... More>>

Industry News | May 17, 2021
Secretaries Raimondo, Walsh Discuss Investing in Apprenticeships   

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo joined Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh recently on the importance investments in the American Jobs Plan. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IL: Chicago Cybersecurity Conference Draws Record Attendance   

ChiCyberCon, hosted annually by Illinois Tech, drew double the number of attendees this year amid growing appetite for cybersecurity know-how in... More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IN: $500M to Fund Regional Economic Development Initiative    

Hoosier communities encouraged to create shared visions, strategies to accelerate economic resilience, long-term growth through READI. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
U.S. Retail Sales See 23% Year-Over-Year Rise in April, Says Mastercard Study   

Total U.S. retail sales posted another month of double-digit growth in April, according to Mastercard SpendingPulse. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IN: New Tech Experience Innovation Center Launched at Purdue Univ.   

Purdue Research Foundation announced the establishment of the Experience Innovation Center. More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
GDP Grows 6.4 Percent in First Quarter   

As more states began to re-open during first-quarter 2021, anticipated pent-up demand showed up in force and the economy grew at an annualized 6.4%. More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
IL: State to Create Two Manufacturing Training Academies   

Illinois will invest $15 million to build two advanced manufacturing academies to expand training for high-demand manufacturing jobs in Illinois. More>>