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The Northwest Indiana Workforce Board is posting a request for proposals for the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act: Staff to the Board and One-Stop Operator and/or Title I Adult and Dislocated Worker Service Provider

The Northwest Indiana Workforce Board is posting a request for proposals for the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act: Staff to the Board and One-Stop Operator and/or Title I Adult and Dislocated Worker Service Provider. View full RFP here.

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NWI Times: Center works to meet needs of employers and job seekers

February 28, 2019Article by: Phil Wieland, Times Correspondent In the workforce world, there are two kinds of people: those who need a job and those with jobs that need to be filled. The Center for Workforce Innovation is there to make sure they get together. Linda Woloshansky is the president and CEO of the center,…

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Building Indiana: Teaching Old Dogs Some New Tricks

Written by: Nick Dmitrovich, Building IndianaFebruary 20, 2019 Automation can be a bit of a scary thing for workers no matter where they fall on the blue-to-white collared spectrum. Technology has rapidly changed the way business happens in this country and every day brings new innovations. Yes, most of these are intended to improve processes…

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NWI Life: Healthcare Consortium Provides Solutions for Career Access

Written by: Stacey KelloggFebruary 18, 2019 Northwest Indiana is rich with healthcare jobs ripe for the picking. Thanks to the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board Healthcare Consortium, key players are busting barriers that have historically been keeping students from efficiently landing careers at hospitals and clinics throughout the Region. The Consortium comprises local hospitals and health…

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SHRM Foundation Grants $155,000 to Jobs for America’s Graduates and Launches Pilot Program Connecting Students with HR Professionals

Helping to prepare high school students for jobs part of SHRM’s focus on the skills gap WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2018 — As the Society for Human Resource Management leads the employer conversation about closing the skills gap in hiring, its charitable affiliate, the SHRM Foundation, announces an investment in the youngest members of America’s workforce. The SHRM…

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REGION 1 POSTS INVITATION FOR BIDS (IFB) FOR FISCAL MONITORING FOR SUB-RECIPIENTS OF WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA) YOUTH SERVICES AND WIOA TITLE II ADULT EDUCATION AND FAMILY LITERACY ACT (AEFLA) PROGRAM

Region 1 Northwest Indiana has posted an Invitation for Bids (IFB) for Fiscal Monitoring for sub-recipients of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Services and WIOA Title II Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA) program. You can access the full IFB document here.

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