New Vermont JobLink User Requirements

Soon Vermont JobLink will require a working email address to uniquely identify you with your account for security purposes. You will also be able to use your email address to reset your password and opt into notifications that will enhance your job search.

Please prepare for these upcoming changes by reviewing your contact information now. Click My Profile in your main menu, then click Edit Contact Information. If you have already provided an email address, please ensure you can access it and that it is not shared with any other Vermont JobLink users (such as a spouse or other family member). If you have not provided an email address, please do so. After making any changes, click Save on the Contact Information page.

If you need to set up an email account, here are the links to a few of the free email providers:

Vermont Unemployment Rate Holds at 2.8 percent in July

The Vermont Department of Labor announced today that the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for July was 2.8 percent. This reflects no change from the revised June rate. The national rate in July was 3.9 percent. As of the prior month’s preliminary data, the Burlington-South Burlington Metropolitan NECTA was tied for the twelfth lowest unemployment rate in the country for all metropolitan areas. Overall, Vermont’s unemployment rate was sixth lowest in the country for the same time period.

Vermont Unemployment Rate Holds at 2.8 percent in July