Eau Claire Metro Area Jobs by the Numbers: Summer 2021

Chippewa Valley employment figures are recovering from COVID-driven lows of 2020

When the coronavirus pandemic began in early 2020, much of the economy – and the job market along with it – was placed the equivalent of an induced coma. Now that ...

Not Yet Normal: Valley Job Market Still Adjusting to Pandemic’s Impact

economists say that while the job market is recovering, it may never look quite the same

The condition of today’s labor market in the Chippewa Valley – and the nation as a whole – is a stark contrast to what it was just one year ago. And overall that’s good news for job-hunters as the economy rises from its pandemic-induced ...

10 Top Tips for Today’s Chippewa Valley Job Hunters

the post-pandemic job market is complicated, but having the right attitude and resources can help you succeed

The current labor shortage is a conundrum. “Help wanted: Chippewa Valley employers say they are desperate for workers right now,” screams a headline. Meanwhile, a recent ...

Learn Free With LinkedIn Through the Library

Eau Claire library offers free courses for job hunters

Got a library card? Then you can create a LinkedIn Learning account for free, and access the Eau Claire public library’s newly launched Financial Education resource page ...

Hot Jobs for the Valley’s Future

Looking for work? Here are the region’s high-paying, high-growth occupations.

Summer is a time for hot temperatures, hot blockbuster flicks, and hot summer jams. But what are the hot jobs you should be getting your résumé ready for?

UW-Stout Summit Tackles Teacher Shortages

COVID-19 may exacerbate concern, and Gen-Z may provide the answer

How to attract and retain diverse teachers because of a growing shortage nationwide was the main topic of UW-Stout’s fifth annual Career and Technical Education Summit held ...

Eau Claire Metro Area Jobs by the Numbers

For nearly a decade, these numbers told a pretty positive story about the Chippewa Valley, Wisconsin, and the nation as a whole, with the economy expanding and unemployment steadily ...

9 Top Tips for Job Hunters

polish your résumé – and your attitude – to land your dream job

Volume One reached out to these Chippewa Valley experts and organizations to help compile this job hunters’ guide. Keep in mind these nine tips while seeking the job that’s ...

Pandemic Pushes Region’s Jobless Rate Into Uncharted Territory

Chippewa Valley unemployment reaches historic highs, but there are bright spots

The coronavirus-driven shutdown caused the unemployment rate to spike to 12.3% in the Eau Claire metro area (Eau Claire and Chippewa counties) in April. That’s the highest it’s been in the 30 year ...

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Technical College

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Eau Claire, WI

Where the Jobs Are is sponsored by:

Chippewa Valley
Technical College

620 W. Clairemont Ave
Eau Claire, WI