Category Archives: Other State News

Denver’s economy heats up.

DENVER  – Denver’s economy grew at a fast pace during the last year, leading to a robust job market. According to the latest statistics from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Mile High City’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 6.5 ...

Colorado among best states for businesses.

COLORADO –  If you are looking for a great location to launch or expand your business, you should check out Colorado. According to CNBC, Colorado ranks as the fourth best state in America for businesses. Colorado’s strong economy and low unemploymen ...

US Census Bureau surveying for jobs in Lamar.

LAMAR, Colo. – US Census Bureau is now hiring in Lamar! If you are looking for a temporary job with a great salary, you may want to consider becoming a field representative. The US Census Bureau collects data from American residents to provide statisti ...

Colorado Springs employers planning to ramp up hiring.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.  –  Job seekers in Colorado Springs are in luck. Manpower Group, a nationwide staffing company, just released a survey showing that 30 percent of businesses in Colorado Springs expect to increase their workforce during the thir ...

Colorado adds 4,200 jobs.

COLORADO – Colorado’s economic boom continued in April. The state gained a total of 4,200 jobs during the month. Most of the new jobs were in the leisure and hospitality, health and education sectors. Private sector job additions far outpaced pub ...

Tourism takes off in Mesa County.

MESA COUNTY, Colo. – Tourism is booming in Mesa County, with visits picking up significantly last year. State parks, wineries and golf courses are among the region’s main attractions, bringing visitors from around the world to Mesa County. Tourist ...

Help wanted! Online job ads rise in Colorado.

COLORADO – The job market is heating up in Colorado, with the number of online job ads soaring. According to newly released statistics from The Conference Board, there were 3,500 more online job ads in April than in March. April’s gains mark a si ...

Mercury Payment Systems dialing up jobs in Durango.

DURANGO, Colo. –  Durango-based Mercury Payment Systems is kicking off a career fair, when the tech company will interview applicants for customer service positions. Mercury Payment Systems provides payment processing solutions for businesses, includin ...

B Labs lists Boulder companies Best for the World.

BOULDER, Colo. – Seven companies from the Boulder area were among the honorees for B Labs’ annual Best for the World list. B Corporation recognizes companies that exhibit good stewardship relating to the environment, community and their workers. ...

Thrillist ranks Denver in the top for being awesome.

DENVER – It’s something that Coloradoans know, but it’s nice to see it get recognition for just how fantastic a place it is. In a short, exclusive list compiled by listing website Thrillist, Denver made the cut as one of 16 cities that R ...

Fort Collins, Greeley ranked top in growth.

COLORADO — Two Colorado communities are among the top 15 fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, according to data collected by the United States Census Bureau. The statistics ranked Greeley and Fort Collins eighth and 12th respectively. The ...

Denver is golden to strike out on your own.

DENVER – Many cities are showing record economic growth, and Investopedia recently named The Mile High City as one of four best places in the country to be an entrepreneur. Due to an optimistic economic climate and a growing number of motivated and edu ...