Changes To On-Call Regulation Could Slow Region’s Job Growth

The New York Department of Labor has proposed changes to New York’s on-call regulations  that could significantly impact the way many Buffalo Niagara employers manage their operations, particularly how they schedule part-time hourly employees. Under current regulations any employee, whose weekly wages do not exceed 40 times the minimum wage, who

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Consolidated Funding Application for Workforce Development

Are you looking to grow your company’s workforce development program? If so, the Regional Economic Development Council is making funding available through its Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) for workforce development. The 2014 strategic funding allocations will be within the REDC target industries: advanced manufacturing health and life sciences tourism It

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