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NQHI March 2022

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for March 2022 edges up a hair, and hiring volume for high school graduates remains high

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Kalamazoo County April 2022

Calhoun County April 2022

St. Joseph County April 2022

Branch County April 2022

NHQI April 2022

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for April 2022 holds steady overall, but foreign-born workers edge up even as their hiring volume moderates

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Kalamazoo County May 2022

Calhoun County May 2022

St. Joseph County May 2022

Branch County May 2022

Christine Riordan


Christine Riordan is an Assistant Professor at the School of Labor and Employment Relations (LER), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Christine has conducted research focusing on the implications of restructuring and outsourcing for work design and voice. Research in progress explores these topics in the nursing occupation; past work has focused on legal work in corporate law firms. She has co-authored multiple papers considering how outsourcing reshapes conflict, work relationships, and inequality.

She has also recently begun several collaborations on worker and employer responses to COVID-19. At LER, Christine teaches courses in collective bargaining and industrial relations theory. Christine holds a PhD in Management from the Institute for Work and Employment Research at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Assistant Professor, Labor and Employment Relations

Alison Omens

Alison Omens

Alison Omens is the Chief Strategy Officer at JUST Capital. She is responsible for setting and implementing strategy to achieve mission impact for the organization. Her work includes overseeing programs, revenue, partnerships, development, and strategic engagement with companies, investors, foundations, and nonprofits. She has orchestrated program collaborations with BlackRock, the Aspen Institute, Harvard Business School, and others.  Alison was most recently Advisor for Private Sector Engagement to U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez. In this capacity, she managed the inclusive capitalism strategy for the Secretary and with the White House. She was also responsible for engagement on the Department’s future-of-work efforts and its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) investing guidance. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of JobsFirstNYC as well as the Advisory Council of the NextGen Chamber.   Alison received her Master of Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School.

JUST Capital
Chief Strategy Officer

Kalamazoo County June 2022

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