What a job looks like has changed for many people since the recession. In general, things are looking up: Both unemployment and jobless claims are falling. But a good chunk of job creation has come at the highest and lowest ends of the spectrum, a trend that has only recently started to change with gains for middle-wage earners.
Newly signed legislation will promote apprenticeship training beyond mainstream trades like construction and plumbing into nontraditional ventures like manufacturing, information technology, design and management.
In the fifth edition of Providence Business News’ Healthiest Employers celebration event, 28 local employers were recognized for their efforts – and successes – in creating healthy workplaces for their employees.
CEO (or equivalent): Larry J. Merlo, CEO and president
Number of employees: 139,919
In college, Andy Danesi was a runner – avidly participating in cross country and track, clocking between 70 and 90 miles a week.
With more than one-third of U.S. adults considered to be obese, International Game Technology PLC is taking a proactive approach in helping its employees live healthier. From free, on-site fitness centers to photo contests of pets being active, the …
Fidelity Investments recognizes that employees are strapped for time, so the multinational financial-services company makes health and wellness simple, offering a suite of services on-site, along with a vibrant wellness program.
Focusing on …