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Lori Lightfoot's Hire Chicago

According to the press release, 'Hire Chicago' aims at readying residents and employers for the post-pandemic, new economy. It's no secret that the employment market is undergoing changes, with staffing shortages that span across various industries. Many workers are changing career paths to positions that are more stable and recession-proof. The Hire Chicago initiative is being spearheaded by Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership) and World Business Chicago - and "will connect Chicagoans to careers in high-growth industries today and/or connect to career counseling and training programs to ready for the jobs of tomorrow." Download the press release here