Difficult to Fill Job Openings in 2020

This article was written by Jessica Nelson and is reposted with permission from the State of Oregon Employment Department. Oregon’s most recent economic expansion lasted a decade, ending in the first months of 2020. The rapid onset of the COVID-19 pandemic changed the economic trend virtually overnight. While the pandemic recession was deep and the […]

Working Together for a Better Clackamas

The challenges before us are not easy to tackle – identifying solutions requires an immense amount of innovation, piloting and adapting. Perhaps most critical to finding solutions is by strengthening the workforce through proactive collaboration amongst a wide range of partners – from academic to the private sector to youth and our local government. Innovation […]