UPS hiring for the holidays in the Chicago area

There’s no question, we love our essential workers, including the delivery services companies that keep our goods coming to our doorsteps. And to keep things moving smoothly for the holidays, the folks at UPS are hiring!

Chicago retailers hoping for a strong holiday shopping season

Black Friday is a week away and while online retailers are already rolling out the deals, it's Chicago stores that really need a boost, hit hard by the pandemic. Brad Plothow from Womply talks about what to expect during this year’s holiday shopping period.

Report: 12M Americans to lose jobless benefits day after Christmas

According to findings by The Century Foundation, a policy research institute, 12 million workers will be on one of two main CARES Act programs — Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) — when funding expires on Dec. 26.

Top Chicago workplace trends of 2020

2020 has changed the face of how we live our lives and one of the biggest impacts has been where we work. Michelle Reisdorf with Robert Half Mangement Resources talks about some of the top Chicago workplace trends and what they mean for the future.

Toys to avoid this holiday season

Parents everywhere are already snapping up those Black Friday specials, but now officials are warning them about the hidden dangers of some toys. Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul talks more about his safe shopping guide.