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NC’s Projected Job Openings in 2028

Monday, October 19, 2020

The third in a series of summaries of 2018-2028 North Carolina Employment Projections will focus on job openings. 

Introducing NC’s 2028 Occupational Projections

Monday, October 12, 2020

The second in a series of summaries of 2018-2028 North Carolina Employment Projections will focus on the occupational employment projections and earnings.

Introducing NC’s 2028 Employment Projections by Industry

Monday, October 5, 2020

The first in a series of summaries of 2018-2028 North Carolina Employment Projections will focus on the overall projections on the industry employment changes. 

August Unemployment Rates Decrease in All NC Counties

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

In August, not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates decreased in all of North Carolina's 100 counties.

NC’s August Unemployment Rate Decreases

Friday, September 18, 2020

North Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 2.0 percentage points to 6.5 percent from July’s revised rate of 8.5 percent.

July Unemployment Rates Increase in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

In July, not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates increased in 99 of North Carolina's 100 counties.

Which occupations are hiring more women in NC?

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

For Women’s Equality Day, we wanted to understand where employment for women is growing.

NC’s July Unemployment Rate Increases

Friday, August 21, 2020

North Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased 1.0 percentage point to 8.5 percent from June’s revised rate of 7.5 percent.

Inside the NEW NCcareers.org

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Everyone grab your wide-brimmed fedora!  It is time for the first entry of our Inside the NEW NCcareers.org series.  The NEW NCcareers.org was launched on July 15, 2020 and includes not only a more engaging design, but additional functionality to enhance a user’s career exploration capabilities.  Over the next few months, we will review the new site and provide tools and tips on how you can get the most out of the new career exploration tool.

June Unemployment Rates Decrease in All NC Counties

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

In June, not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates decreased in all of North Carolina's 100 counties.