Workforce News

September is Workforce Development Month, an annual tradition in Colorado. Colorado’s Workforce Centers and the Department of Labor and Employment have provided a variety of special events this month, such as virtual and face-to-face job fairs and hiring events, along with workforce center open houses and community resource expos. To find out more about your local workforce center, visit

The Colorado Jobs Mobile App is an easy link to services from Connecting Colorado and the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment from your phone or tablet. It provides a convenient way to search for and apply for jobs as well as see job match information, and helps you find the nearest Workforce Center for in-person services. Find the links for Android or Apple at To register on the state jobs site (job seeker or employer), go to

If you want to explore even more on your own, Colorado LMI Gateway is a one-stop source for labor market information covering the entire state. To keep up on Colorado’s current unemployment rate (2.4% as of August), to understand more about specific occupations, or to find out more about jobs, wages and employers in your own county, go to