The 31st annual State of Missoula conference was held Tuesday at the Doubletree Hotel sponsored by the Missoula Chamber of Commerce with the theme 'Help Wanted: Addressing Montana's Workforce Shortage'.
According to The World Forum, there are 1.2 billion youth in the world aged 15 to 24. They comprise 17% of the world's population and 40% of the world's unemployed. As summer begins here in Montana, the the unemployment rate for youth age 16 to 24 ranges from 14% to just over 22%.
Interest in the trucking industry is growing rapidly in western Montana, and so Jones Brothers Trucking will be holding a free seminar on the subject on Tuesday, March 5 at Ruby's Inn and Convention Center.
This news release provided by Missoula Economic Partnership ALCOM to Open Manufacturing Facility in Bonner Fast-growing trailer maker expects to hire 60 workers, grow to 200 in two years. BONNER, MONT. — One of America’s fastest-growing and most respected brands of aluminum trailers will soon be made i…