For months, most employers relied on information campaigns, bonuses and other incentives to encourage their workforces to get the COVID-19 shot. Now, a growing number are imposing rules to make it more onerous for employees to refuse, from outright mandates to requiring the unvaccinated to undergo regular testing.
As some states have started offering incentives to convince unemployed individuals to return to the workforce, Illinois is now considering such an action, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday. “We’re looking at all the options,” the governor noted as he addressed reporters at the opening of the K-Town Business Center in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood. As first reported in late...