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Educational jobs in Rhode Island climb

Posted on July 4, 2017

New labor statistics show that educational jobs in Rhode Island have grown. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May 2017 was 4.1 percent, down two-tenths of a percentage point from the April rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down one and three-tenths percentage points from the May 2016 rate of 5.4 percent. Payroll in […]


Food services jobs in Rhode Island grow

Posted on July 4, 2017

New employment statistics demonstrate that food services jobs in Rhode Island are growing. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May 2017 was 4.1 percent, down two-tenths of a percentage point from the April rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down one and three-tenths percentage points from the May 2016 rate of 5.4 percent. The […]


Rhode Island healthcare jobs lost

Posted on June 6, 2017

A number of Rhode Island healthcare jobs have been lost, according to recent labor statistics. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for April 2017 was 4.3 percent, unchanged from the March rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down one and one-tenth percentage points from the April 2016 rate of 5.4 percent. Payroll in […]


Innovation projects help RI jobs

Posted on June 5, 2017

Several more grants are going towards companies to enhance Rhode Island jobs. Six Rhode Island companies have been selected to receive Innovation Vouchers intended to stimulate innovation, facilitate in-state partnerships and give Rhode Island a competitive edge that will help the state grow and attract business. The innovation projects being funded by the grants include: […]


Rhode Island jobs grow from campus competition

Posted on June 5, 2017

The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (RICC), in partnership with the University of Rhode Island (URI), is inviting interested partners to begin sharing concepts and ideas for an Innovation Campus in preparation for an RFP to be released later this year, which will boost Rhode Island jobs. The Commerce Corporation has issued an Invitation for Expressions […]


Company creates real estate jobs in Rhode Island

Posted on May 6, 2017

The opening of one company is creating real estate jobs in Rhode Island. Trade Area Systems, a real-estate intelligence company, has reopened and relocated. The company provides advance site location services for major retailers and property developers in the United States. Following approval for incentives from the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, all 20 positions at […]


Ferry reopens to increase Rhode Island hospitality jobs

Posted on May 6, 2017

The ferry has reopened, which will increase travel to Rhode Island hospitality jobs. The ferry service is between Providence and Newport. Last year thousands of people took advantage of the service enjoying picturesque Narragansett Bay. For the 2017 season, RIDOT has increased service to provide more trips with an additional roundtrip ferry each day and […]


Award to boost Rhode Island jobs

Posted on May 6, 2017

An award is being given to local companies that will boost Rhode Island jobs. Six Rhode Island companies have been selected to receive Innovation Vouchers intended to stimulate innovation, facilitate in-state partnerships and give Rhode Island a competitive edge that will help the state grow and attract business. “Our Innovation Grants give startups the spark […]


Healthcare jobs in Rhode Island climb

Posted on April 9, 2017

One report shows that healthcare jobs in Rhode Island have grown. The RI Department of Labor and Training asaid that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for February 2017 was 4.5 percent, down three-tenths of a percentage point from the revised January rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down nine-tenths of a percentage […]


State hires for management jobs in Rhode Island

Posted on April 3, 2017

The state has made a key hire for management jobs in Rhode Island. Shoshana M. Lew will assume the duties of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Lew most recently served as Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Budget and Programs for the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT). In this position, she managed the teams that developed […]


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