News Releases Archive

News Releases

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IWD's Unemployment Appeals Section Dramatically Increases Performance 2014-03-19
IWD Apprenticeship Report Shows Higher Wages 2014-01-23
Iowa's Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Continue Improvement in 2014 2013-08-30
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2013-06-24
Des Moines ECI to Host Lunch and Learn on Unemployment Insurance Law 2013-05-17
Des Moines - Interstate Brands Corporation/Hostess Brands Workers Qualify for Additional Workforce Benefits 2013-04-26
Workers Memorial Day Honors Iowans Who Lost Their Lives in the Workplace 2013-04-25
Des Moines ECI to Host Webinar on Fraudulent Lawsuits 2013-04-19
Storm Lake ECI to Hold Workshop on Skilled Training for the Workforce 2013-04-10
Skilled Iowa Welcomes Leading Central Iowa Employers as Members 2013-04-08
Storm Lake Employers' Council of Iowa to Reactivate in New Region 2013-03-25
Transition Relief for Claiming WOTC 2013-03-18
Iowans Can Achieve NCRC Certification with Multi Site Testing Event 2013-03-11
Iowans Can Achieve NCRC Certification at Testing Event 2013-03-08
Spencer IowaWORKS Center to Host Job Fair with GCC Ready Mix 2013-02-26
Spencer Community Schools to serve as (NCRC) Proctoring Site 2013-02-21
Spencer - Understanding The Different Generations Of Workers In The Workforce 2013-02-15
Iowa high school students can earn career certificates during State Wrestling Tournament 2013-02-11
IowaWORKS Loess Hills Sponsoring Home Grown Rural Career Fair for Veterans 2013-02-11
Iowa Workforce Development Responds to State Auditor's Report 2013-02-08
Sheldon - National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing offered to Iowa Residents 2013-02-07
Northwest Iowa - National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing offered to Iowa Residents 2013-02-07
Spencer - Understanding The Role Of STEM and Its Interface With a Skilled Workforce 2013-02-01
Council Bluffs - Skilled Iowa Initiative: Providing Skilled Workers to Iowa Businesses 2013-01-16
Spencer - Being Prepared For An OSHA Audit - Good Record Keeping Is The Key 2013-01-14
Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program Ceases 2012-12-05
Lakes Area & Kossuth County ECI: "Ten Hour IOSHA Safety Training Certificate Course" 2012-11-01
Council Bluffs - ESGR: Basic Training for Employers: What You Need to Know When Employees are in the Guard and Reserves 2012-10-12
Spencer - Meet Your New Workforce Office: How Integrated Services Will Change And Enhance Service Delivery 2012-10-05
Dubuque - "You're Hired!" ...Strategies for Successful Job Seeking event 2012-10-04
Dubuque and Calmar - Harassment Training for Businesses 2012-10-04
Denver - IowaWORKS Cedar Valley Sponsoring Home Grown Rural Job Fair for Veterans 2012-09-11
Spencer - Area ECI's to Hold Joint Meeting on Labor Market Information 2012-09-06
Iowa's Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Improve for 2013 2012-09-04
Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: "Difficult People & Difficult Conversations" + "Documenting & Disciplining" 2012-08-27
Clarinda - SW IA ECI: OSHA Ten Hour Safety Certificate Training for General Industries 2012-08-22
Council Bluffs - Southwest Iowa ECI: Unemployment Appeal Hearings: Present Your Case to Win 2012-07-24
Iowa Workforce Development Launches Mobile Functionality For Job Searches 2012-07-17
Des Moines IowaWORKS Office Closed Due to Electrical Issues 2012-07-12
IowaWORKS Access Point Provide Manning Residents with Workforce Services 2012-07-05
Southern Hills ECI to Hold Meeting on Unemployment Insurance Costs 2012-07-03
"Skilled Iowa Initiative Launched to Assist Employers and Workers, Stimulate Business Growth" 2012-06-11
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2012-06-04
Lakes Area & Kossuth County ECI: Ten Hour IOSHA Safety Training Certificate Courses 2012-05-29
Cedar Rapids - IowaWORKS Employer Panels 2012-05-25
"Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: OSHA Recordkeeping Rules, Reporting Requirements and Updates" 2012-05-24
Workforce and Economic Development Regional Status Reports Released 2012-05-24
Iowa Experiencing Shortage of Middle Skilled Workers 2012-05-23
Denison - Region 8 ECI: "Ten Hour OSHA Safety Training Certificate Courses" 2012-05-14
Osceola Job Fair - Immediate Interviews 2012-05-07
Workers Memorial Day Honors Iowans Who Lost Their Lives in the Workplace 2012-04-25
Creston - Employer's Council Iowa Presents OSHA 10-Hour General Industrial Training 2012-04-19
Ottumwa - IowaWORKS Southern Iowa to hold 2012 Job Fair 2012-04-06
Iowa City - OSHA Educational Officer and Chief Administrative Law Judge Joe Walsh Team Up To Offer Spring Seminar Series 2012-03-21
Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: "Impact on Iowa: The Affordable Care Act" 2012-03-20
IowaWORKS Ottumwa Opens in New Location 2012-03-05
"Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: "Wage & Hour, FLSA , FMLA and Recordkeeping Compliance" 2012-02-28
Decorah and Dubuque - Business Lunch n' Learn on Labor Market Information 2012-02-28
Cedar Rapids - IowaWORKS Youth Job Fair 2012-02-16
Iowa Leads the Nation in Technology Based Job Postings 2012-02-14
Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: OSHA Ten Hour Safety Certificate Training 2012-01-20
Spencer - Hiring Utilizing E-Verify and Maintaining I-9 Compliance 2012-01-17
Storm Lake - Hiring Utilizing E-Verify and Maintaining I-9 Compliance 2012-01-12
"Council Bluffs - Southwest Iowa ECI to Host "Immigration Law, I-9's, Documentation and E-Verify" Meeting" 2012-01-11
Dubuque - Training Session for Employers on Social Media in the Workplace 2012-01-11
Iowa's Eligibility for Extended Unemployment Changes with Decreased Unemployment Rates 2012-01-04
IWD has 24/7 Online Unemployment Filing Available - Warns Users Regarding Fraudulent Sites 2011-12-28
Spencer - Overcoming The Five Dysfunctions Of A Team 2011-12-27
Algona - Overcoming The Five Dysfunctions Of A Team 2011-12-27
Johnson County Virtual Access Points - Iowa Workforce Development Partnerships 2011-12-07
SW IA ECI: "Using LinkedIn to Recruit, Engage and Network" 2011-11-21
Apply for Disaster Unemployment Insurance Benefits Filing Deadline is November 28th 2011-11-16
Iowa Workforce Development and the First United Methodist Church Provide Workforce Virtual Access Point in Chariton 2011-11-08
Council Bluffs - Southwest Iowa Employers' Council of Iowa to Host Seminar in November 2011-10-20
Spencer - Public Invited to Joint Meeting on "Hiring Immigrant Labor for Your Business Needs" 2011-10-10
Dubuque-Employer Workshop: "How Did I Lose?" Five Common Mistakes made by Organizations with Unemployment Insurance 2011-09-20
Dubuque-"You're Hired!" ... Strategies for Successful Job Seeking event 2011-09-20
Calmar-Employer Workshop: "How Did I Lose?" Five Common Mistakes made by Organizations with Unemployment Insurance 2011-09-20
Job & Resource Fair for Veterans and the Public Set for October 6th 2011-09-19
Pathways to Health Care Careers Offers Additional Opportunities 2011-09-14
Decorah IowaWORKS Center Open House 2011-09-09
Eastern Iowa ECI to host "A Different Type of Social Media Policy" Seminar 2011-09-06
Iowa's Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Improve for 2012 2011-09-02
Iowa Workforce Development Launches Over 135 Access Points Across Iowa 2011-08-30
Southwest Iowa ECI: "Iowa Drug & Alcohol Testing Law: Policy & Procedures for Businesses" 2011-08-25
"IowaWORKS Southern Iowa, to hold Ottumwa Job Corps Center Job Fairs" 2011-08-22
Iowa City - IowaWorks Job Fair 2011-08-15
Iowa Workforce Development Implements Enhanced Delivery System 2011-07-29
"Iowa National Guard and Workforce Development Partner, Bring Services Directly to Veterans" 2011-07-27
"City of Hawarden, Hawarden Chamber and Economic Development, Inc. to Hold Job Fair" 2011-07-27
"Spencer - Recent U.S. Supreme Court Cases, Lower Court Cases" 2011-07-20
"Lakes Area & Kossuth County ECI: ""Ten Hour IOSHA Safety Training Certificate Courses" 2011-06-01
Wahlert Names Ed Wallace as Deputy Director of Iowa Workforce Development 2011-05-19
Southwest Iowa ECI: "Unemployment Appeal Hearings: Present Your Case to Win" 2011-05-18
Spencer Job Fair - GrapeTree Medical Staffing 2011-05-18
Estherville - When The Troops Come Home - Will You Be Ready As An Employer and Community Member? 2011-05-17
Algona - When The Troops Come Home - Will You Be Ready As An Employer and Community Member? 2011-05-17
Study Confirms That Finding Work For Ex-Offenders Is Tough But Not Impossible 2011-05-10
Southwest Iowa ECI: Employee Documentation and Discharge in Iowa and Nebraska 2011-04-20
Dubuque - Training Session for Employers on Workplace Discrimination Issues 2011-03-30