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Concessions Deal Reached; Concerns with Contract Extension

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Bill Bans Employers from Using Credit Checks

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Positive Steps for Economic Development

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In Bipartisan Effort, House Approves Compromise on Pregnant Workers

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Good News on Workers Compensation, Bad News on Employment Law

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New Budget Proposals Unveiled As Jobs Report, Wall Street Send a Message

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2017 International Trade Survey of Connecticut Businesses

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Businesses concerned contract extension and protections will handcuff future governors and legislatures. bit.ly/2qrFMR4 #ctbudget

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Join us + @HYPEHartford for networking, drinks, food & prizes at #RepublicattheLinden on 5.31! bit.ly/2qMnEVk pic.twitter.com/pwNS9sdfwl

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Cromwell-based #smallbiz Carey #Manufacturing discuss women in the industry, career opportunities with @CNN twitter.com/CNN/status/867…

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Addressing #transportation infrastructure key factor for #fairfieldcounty, #cteconomy growth says @ccia8. "Mobility is everything."

4 days ago
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We can't be the incubator for talent that goes elsewhere says @DavidLewisHR. "Must be incubator for talent that stays here." #cteconomy

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Need more vibrant communities to keep young people here says @EversourceCT's Hunt. "One of our biggest recruitment challenges." #cteconomy

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.@EversourceCT's Jim Hunt: growing competition for skilled workers, working with community colleges, veterans groups on training programs.

4 days ago
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.@TheWorkPlace_CT: Creativity, innovation helps address skills gap, "move people up. Why are people unemployed? What do businesses need?"

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Construction industry stopped training during recession says @ccia8. "Now we have tremendous opportunities...a six-year skills gap to fill."

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State needs more strategic approach to growing #cteconomy says @DavidLewisHR. "Good, well-paying jobs will keep people here."

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