Day 2 Recap of The Governor's Business Forum

November 18, 2022

Day 2 Recap of The Governor’s Business Forum Day 2 picked up right where the incredible first day left off. The morning was full of excellent panels with discussions around visioning Wyoming’s future, education options, and Wyoming’s big issues through the eyes of some of our most senior legislators. Rob Hendry, Wyoming Business Alliance Vice-Chairman, welcomes […] Read More

Mental Wellness in the Workplace Symposium Recap

November 17, 2022

WATCH THE RECORDING OF THE SYMPOSIUM Mental Wellness in the Workplace Symposium Recap We are so pleased to welcome over 200 people at our Mental Wellness in the Workplace Symposium at the UW Conference Center in Laramie. We had the opportunity to continue the vitally important conversation around mental health in Wyoming. We had several […] Read More

November 9 Updates from the Department of Workforce Services

November 15, 2022

National Apprenticeship Week We’re looking forward to celebrating the 8th Annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) November 14-20! NAW is an opportunity to highlight how Registered Apprenticeship, a proven and industry-driven training model, provides a critical talent pipeline that can help to address some of our nation’s pressing workforce challenges such as: Rebuilding our country’s infrastructure. […] Read More

New program to recognize Wyoming businesses that hire veterans

November 10, 2022

CHEYENNE, WY—The Department of Workforce Services (DWS) is proud to announce the Wyoming Employers Hire Vets (WE Hire Vets) program will launch in January 2023. The program is designed to recognize employers who make efforts to hire and retain veterans in their businesses. Prospective applicants wishing to be notified when the program application is available may fill out this form. […] Read More

2021 Lincoln County Directory of Community Services

November 8, 2022

Click on the link below to view/download the Services Directory for 2021 PDF. 2021 Lincoln County Directory of Community Services Read More

Wyoming adds jobs, but still not at full recovery

November 8, 2022

SVI/WNE: Wyoming continues to add jobs, just not enough to completely recover from losses incurred during a much-earlier period of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, newly released state figures show. From the second quarter of last year to 2022’s same quarter, Wyoming added 5,118 jobs, a gain of 1.9% to a total of more than 272,000, […] Read More

Wyoming Unemployment Rises to 3.3% in September 2022

November 1, 2022

Wyoming’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose from 3.1% in August to 3.3% in September. Wyoming’s unemployment rate has stayed in the narrow range of 3.0% to 3.4% in each of the past seven months and is slightly lower than the current U.S. rate of 3.5%. From September 2021 to September 2022, Wyoming’s unemployment rate fell […] Read More