Unemployment http://wyso.org en Thousands Offered Buyout Option As Wright-Patt Tries To Avoid Layoffs http://wyso.org/post/thousands-offered-buyout-option-wright-patt-tries-avoid-layoffs <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-110a39db-5f1f-f153-578b-b866fd410e0e"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Thousands of civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base are being offered the option to retire early or take a buyout. The buyouts are an effort to prepare for a cut of 372 positions at the base this fall.</span></span></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:46:18 +0000 Lewis Wallace 53133 at http://wyso.org Thousands Offered Buyout Option As Wright-Patt Tries To Avoid Layoffs Ohio’s Unemployment Rate Dips To Lowest Point Since 2008, But Job Growth Lags Behind http://wyso.org/post/ohio-s-unemployment-rate-dips-lowest-point-2008-job-growth-lags-behind <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-610b9272-8af6-6e58-2caa-cd84dc87773b"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The unemployment rate in Ohio dipped to 6.1 percent in March—the lowest it’s been since 2008. It’s down from 6.5 percent in February, and well below the national rate of 6.7 percent. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:50:27 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48882 at http://wyso.org Groups Call On Turner To Help Renew Emergency Unemployment http://wyso.org/post/groups-call-turner-help-renew-emergency-unemployment <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Several Dayton groups are asking Congressman Mike Turner of Ohio’s </span>10th<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> district to help renew emergency unemployment benefits. A bipartisan Senate bill expected to pass this week has found little support in the House.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:17:24 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48118 at http://wyso.org Groups Call On Turner To Help Renew Emergency Unemployment Chipotle Is Hiring, But Even Low-Wage Work Can Be Hard To Get http://wyso.org/post/chipotle-hiring-even-low-wage-work-can-be-hard-get <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 15.555556297302246px; line-height: 20.44444465637207px; white-space: pre-wrap;">Chipotle is hiring around the Dayton area—a job fair Thursday in Beavercreek advertised 300 positions coming open this year, and there were 27 postings on the company's site Thursday.</span></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:38:48 +0000 Lewis Wallace 47661 at http://wyso.org Chipotle Is Hiring, But Even Low-Wage Work Can Be Hard To Get Miami Valley Unemployment Declining Steadily, But So Is Labor Force http://wyso.org/post/miami-valley-unemployment-declining-steadily-so-labor-force <p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:21:06 +0000 Lewis Wallace 47580 at http://wyso.org Miami Valley Unemployment Declining Steadily, But So Is Labor Force