DENVER (CBS4) – The Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation says Colorado is outpacing the nation with job postings. However, they say not every industry is able to recover as quickly as others.
They put together a COVID-19 Resiliency and Recovery Report to delve into the topics more.READ MORE: Robert Killis, CSU Pueblo Student Arrested After Detectives Find Large Cache Of Weapons, Ammunition In Vehicle, Apartment
The EDC tracks how nine cluster industries are doing during and after the pandemic. The group says due to lockdowns and restrictions, the leisure and hospitality industries were hit hard.READ MORE: 5280 Trail Would Connect Neighborhoods In Denver's Downtown Core
However, Colorado is maintaining a higher level of labor force compared to other states.MORE NEWS: 'In Colorado, We Are Ready': Gov. Jared Polis Reacts To FDA Approval Of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Boosters
The focus is now attracting and maintaining a good employee group while employers work to figure out their COVID-19 policies for the future.