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So you want a new job? Here’s how to retrain

The tens of millions of workers who have left their jobs in the “Great Resignation” — 4.4 million in September alone, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics — won’t necessarily need to retrain before they land their next job. But those who want a new career entirely may find ...

Swift Kennedy welcomes LHU graduate Karen Daly

WILLIAMSPORT — Karen Daly has been hired as an administrative assistant at the Williamsport branch of Swift Kennedy & Associates, an insurance brokerage firm specializing in group employee benefits and senior insurance plans. Prior to joining Swift Kennedy, Daly worked as a Medical ...

Men’s clothing store, Alaceus, has new owner

LOCK HAVEN — Men’s fashion is getting a big makeover in the city of Lock Haven. For years, the area has had a lackluster supply of menswear, with most stores being promoted towards women’s fashion. Alaceus opened up to change that. The store was coined and opened by a Lock Haven ...

Pennsylvania’s labor force shrank, payrolls flat in August

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate dropped to another post-pandemic low, according to state figures released Friday, but the labor force shrank in August and payrolls remained virtually flat as employers, such as restaurants and school bus companies, struggle to find ...

Walmart benefits toy drive

PHOTO PROVIDED Schlesinger Communications’ “Mark The Shark” and Clinton County Toys for Tots’ Jeff Croak, both holding a mock check, receive a generous donation from the Mill Hall Walmart to benefit the 28th Annual Mark the Shark Toy Drive to be held this December. Pictured with them ...