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City of Minneapolis to Host Inaugural Black Business Week

The event is aimed at connecting black business leaders with each other and the community at large.

State Awards $3.4 Million in Redevelopment Cleanup Grants

The money helps clear way for new housing, commercial projects.

Where Are Minnesota’s New Jobs?

Employment gains have flatlined, and the state added just 100 jobs in May.

Minneapolis Minimum Wage to Increase July 1

The city’s minimum wage will grow to $11 and $12.25 for small and large businesses, respectively. The change marks the third increase in a year and a half.

Faribault: Global Reach, Local Focus

How a southern Minnesota town has attracted international investment and welcomed change without losing its roots.

DEED Names Greater Minnesota Native as Director of Workforce Development Arm

Lorrie Janatopoulos will head CareerForce, a team that helps job seekers find employment.

Thrivent Job Cuts in Line with Trend

The number of Minnesota workers affected by mass layoffs increased 47% in 2018.

Minnesota Tallies 137,000 Job Vacancies in Q4 2018, Up 20 Percent From 2017

The job vacancy rate also increased, to 4.9 openings for every 100 jobs. Health care and social assistance had the most vacancies of any industry.

Minnesota Adds 1,300 Jobs in March, Yet Unemployment Ticks Up to 3.2 Percent

Construction led all industries, adding 2,800 positions, while manufacturing shed 1,100, the most job losses of any sector.

How Different Groups are Faring in Minnesota’s Economy

A look at different statistics for 17 cultural groups in Minnesota helps illustrate how different residents are doing economically.

Minnesota Loses 8,800 Jobs in February, Unemployment Rate Jumps to 3.1 Percent

The month’s job losses mark the first over-the-year total employment decline since 2010.

Minnesota Adds 3,800 Jobs in January, Unemployment Rate Rises for 2nd Straight Month

The state also flipped its jobs report from December 2018 from 500 jobs gained to 800 jobs lost, which increased Minnesota’s unemployment rate to 2.9 percent that month.

5 Businesses Receive $1.7M for Projects Expected to Create Nearly 550 Jobs

Among the recipients of the awards are Cantel Medical Group and Up North Plastics, which is planning a more than $100 million project that is expected to create 200 jobs.

Walz Budget Plan Includes Restoration of Angel Tax Credit Program

The Medical Alley Tech Association lauds the move, noting that the Angel Investment Tax Credit generated at least $108 million in investment in the state’s health tech industry over a five-year period.

Minnesota Bankers Define Terms for Growth in 2019

Despite concerns over trade and weakness in the agriculture sector, Minnesota bankers expect to see the state’s economy continue to grow this year.

Target Retains Crown as Top Employer in Minneapolis

An annual report by the Minneapolis Downtown Council revealed that amid a population hike, top employers in the city relatively consistent, though some glaring changes from 2017 did occur.

The ‘Angel’ Tax Credit for Investors in Startups Could Return to Minnesota

From 2010 to 2017, Minnesota had such a program, which rewards what can be a high-risk bet on entrepreneurs and nascent startups. Reinstating it has been a popular idea among lawmakers from both parties so far in the 2019 legislative session.

With Minnesota Unemployment So Low, Why Aren’t Wages Going Up More?

Under normal economic assumptions, when the supply of something—labor—is low, its price—wages—should go up.

Minnesota Adds 500 Jobs in December, Unemployment Rate Steady at 2.8 Percent

The state's unemployment rate remained as is for the fourth straight month.

Smart Security Systems Maker Alula Moving Headquarters From Wisconsin to St. Paul

In a $1.8 million project, the company is relocating to a 68,000 square-foot space in St. Paul’s Midway Innovation Center. The move will add 135 jobs to the city’s labor market.

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