02, 2015 - DEED has awarded two-year grants totaling $2.7 million to 11 nonprofit organizations that provide services and technical assistance to emerging businesses and entrepreneurs in Minnesota.
17, 2015 - Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by DEED. The state unemployment rate held steady in August at a seasonally adjusted 4 percent, compared with a U.S. unemployment rate of 5.1 percent.
10, 2015 - Today kicks off a three-day “Commissioners on Wheels” tour in which the leaders of nine state agencies will visit seven cities and towns in northern Minnesota and talk directly with business owners about how to make doing business in Minnesota easier. Tour stops include Warroad, International Falls, Bemidji, Bena, Cohasset, Carlton and Duluth.
02, 2015 - Job vacancies in Minnesota climbed to 98,000 in the second quarter of 2015, a 15.7 percent increase from the same period a year ago, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).