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Marin Youth Ecology Corps
Innovative youth workplace readiness program provides at-risk youth opportunity to do conservation work and career planning in a 8-week paid program.
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Products Techniques, Inc.
WIB partnership with CMTC helps business obtain training in LEAN techniques that save money and jobs.
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On the Road to a Career
"Roadtrip Nation" program encourages youth to explore careers through interactive videotaped interviews with local workers.
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Patton Sales Corporation
Government and private industry working together to put people to work.
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SMC Works: Smart Business Solutions
A unique outreach contributes to economic recovery by matching local employers with jobseekers using ARRA funding.
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SMC Works: A Perfect Match
By using ARRA subsidies to attract local employers, San Mateo County jobseekers are matched with great opportunities at growing businesses.
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Meet Tony
Laid off manager in the restaurant industry reinvents himself with computer degree
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Meet Janif
Laid off airline mechanic finds way to transfer his skills into a new industry
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Meet Laurie
A single mom with large gaps in her resume. From caregiver to a Certified Nursing Assistant.
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Customer Success Stories

Meet Erin
New job seeker shows persistence and a positive attitude while utilizing AJC programs and workshops to assist with successful job search.
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Meet Rod
Persistence and hard work lead job seeker to overcome obstacles and find new employment.
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Meet Christina
Job seeker obtains resume and interviewing skills to land a job for which she'd previously been turned down.
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Meet Vanessa
Local 1-Stop provides young job seeker support for CNA training and assistance for successful job search.
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Meet Lacy
WIOA youth program provides high school graduate with tools to land first job.
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Meet Cierra
Single mom finds new job quickly with help of job developer at South Bay One-Stop after being laid off.
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Meet Bryan
Transitional Subsidized Employment program provides job seeker with new career.
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Meet Christina
Single mom of four gains full time position and new career opportunity with Workforce Investment Board after participating in Transitional Subsidized Employment program.
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Meet Virginia
Single mom and displaced worker accepts job offer after participating in Transitional Subsidized Employment program.
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Meet Hawa
Fit for Gold youth program prepares student for college and career while providing first job opportunity.
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Meet Priscilla
Homeless job seeker receives training and secures job in the medical field
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Meet James
Ex-convict becomes the interviewer after completing the reentry program
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Meet Tenae
Single mom, supporting extended family, receives assistance, secures job and enrolls in the medical field
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Meet Mariah
Single mom and high school drop out secures job after work experience
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Meet Sylvia
Job search assistance helps PhD find job to support her family
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Meet Kassandra
Single mom receives tuition assistance to become LVN and support her family
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Meet Mario
Troubled Youth receives assistance, explores becoming a chef, secures job and develops new recipe
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Meet Melody
Homeless Youth receives employment assistance and secures job after work experience
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Meet Katrina
Single mom receives employment assistance and secures job after paid work experience
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Meet Autumn
Youth receives assistance, graduates from high school, earns certification, finds job and continues education
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Meet Robert
Soon-to-be Father receives training, secures job and enters promising career
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Meet Tiffani
Homeless job seeker receives employment assistance and finds a job
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Meet Alfredo
Dislocated worker takes advantage of job services and secures new position
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Meet Kyia
Nurse assistant receives job counseling and finds courage to get back into the workforce
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Meet Patrick
Job seeker receives employment assistance and chooses position as a marketing professional
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Meet David
Dislocated veteran receives training and successfully transitions careers
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Meet Mickel
Ex-convict receives employment services and turns life around as a firefighter
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Meet Sherrie
Single mom caring for sick mother receives financial assistance to complete training and secure job
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Meet Harold
Older worker desires new retirement career, receives training and has pending job offer
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Meet Alfredo
Dislocated worker takes advantage of employment services and finds temporary work quickly
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Meet Alejandro
Young father receives assistance, graduates high school, gains valuable skills and secures job
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Meet Janyra
Isolated job seeker receives job search assistance via phone and finds nearby job
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Meet Jerry
Ex-convict receives job search and training assistance, and secures job
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Meet Justin
Troubled youth receives financial assistance and work experience, leading to FT job and new future
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Meet Marciela
Single mom receives on-the-job training and is hired full-time in customer service
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Meet Matthew
Job seeker receives job and transportation assistance to build a career and purchase a vehicle
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Meet Adria
Job seeker receives employment assistance and successfully transitions to new career
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Meet Michael
Job seeker desired stable career, received training and secured promising job
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Meet Maria
Homeless and depressed, job seeker receives training assistance, and secures nursing position
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Meet Jesse
Job seeker receives training assistance and secures FT job in the energy industry
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Meet Andrew
Veteran and young father receives training assistance and secures FT job
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Meet Shaneice
Through on-the-job training, dislocated worker finds FT employment and advancement opportunities
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Meet Sam
Dislocated worker receives job search assistance and becomes employee of the state of California
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Meet Margarita
Job seeker receives job assistance and secures permanent position with a local church
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Meet Dameon
Veteran receives training and job search assistance, and secures job
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Meet Amber
Job seeker receives job assistance and leads, resulting in the perfect match
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Meet Mark
Unemployed veteran with criminal background receives training and support for a new beginning
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Meet Eric
Disabled veteran receives job search assistance and hope through FT employment
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Meet Jerene
Nearly homeless job seeker qualifies for OJT and is soon offered FT position
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Meet Brianna
Job seeker becomes self-sustainable after recruitment job fair
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Meet Andrew
Struggling job seeker receives job search and transportation assistance, and finds job
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Meet Jarell
Job seeker attends workshops and completes training for career in the transportation industry
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Meet Dina
Job Seeker receives employment assistance and secures rewarding career
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Meet Dennis
Veteran receives training and transportation assistance, and secures job
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Meet Marlon
Job seeker receives resume and interview assistance, resulting in a job
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Meet Kimberly
Job seeker receives training and secures FT employment, transitioning from fast food to medicine
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Meet Dominique
Job seeker receives interview and resume assistance, and finds new job
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Meet Parris
Prior to layoff, dislocated worker receives training and job search assistance to secure FT position
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Meet Adnan
Homeless ex-felon with family to support turns his life around through OJT training and FT employment
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Meet Melissa
Job seeker attends workshops and receives job leads, resulting in fulfilling position
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Meet Juan
Job seeker receives training, secures PT job and applies for driver position
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Meet Venus
After hitting rock bottom, youth gets sober, secures job, enrolls in college and gets her kids back
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Meet Alisha
Single parent and high school dropout receives assistance to earn diploma, start college and push for a bright future
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Meet Debbie
@LIKE helps high school dropout earn diploma, secure job and make plans for college
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Meet Christian
@LIKE helps addicted youth turn life around with work experience, job and apartment
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Meet Richard
@LIKE program helps youth pursue dreams in medical field and secure part-time work
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Meet Michael
Discouraged youth receives 14 certifications and seeks manufacturing job with confidence
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Meet George
Previous client receives job search assistance and secures job within one week
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Meet Reuben
Homeless youth receives soft skills and experience, and is now attending school while employed
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Meet Nicholas
Through training and skills, Youth breaks the cycle of drugs and helps others change their lives
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Meet Miles
Through training and guidance, incarcerated youth finds positive career and supports son
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Meet Jackie
Dislocated Worker pursues new career through training and finds FT employment
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Meet Anthony
Job Seeker receives certification assistance and nearly doubles his salary
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Meet Chase
Ex-Offender receives training and job search assistance, securing employment
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Meet Betty
Older job seeker receives job search assistance and finds steady employment
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Meet Natresha
Substitute teacher receives job search assistance and secures classroom of her own
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Meet Heather
Homeless job seeker receives job assistance and secures FT job and housing
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Meet Jesse
Veteran receives training assistance, secures job and has to turn down 3 other job offers
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Meet Frank
Older Job Seeker seeks sustainable wage, completes training and finds FT job in new career
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Meet Thomas
Job Seeker seeks sustainable wage, completes training and secures FT job in Information Technology
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Meet Marikate
Funds help job seeker finish training and find employment
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Meet Lucila
Through training, Dislocated Worker finds job and increases wage by 19%
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Meet Justin
Unqualified Job Seeker earns certifications and finds full-time employment
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Meet Belky
Single mom receives employment guidance, finds job and ends public assistance
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Meet Diana
Older job seeker receives job search assistance and secures jobs
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Meet Luis
Dislocated worker receives training and finds great career
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Meet Louis
Injured job seeker completes training and secures new career
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Zephyr Tool Group
Company participates in intern program, and students gain valuable skills and jobs
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Republic Services
Company invests in youth through welding work experience
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Chevron - El Segundo
Refinery partners with WIB to develop recruitment program, resulting in many new hires
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Meet Sean
Training enables Job Seeker to secure employment and support his young family
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Meet Destiny
Single parent completes youth program training and paid work experience, and earns FT job
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Meet Marlene
Dislocated Worker receives training and job assistance, resulting in successful transition to healthcare industry
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Meet Salvador
Through training and workshops, Dislocated Worker accepts driver position and provides for his family
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Meet Jenny
Through job search program, youth interviewee becomes the interviewer for Party City
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Meet Paul
Dislocated worker receives training and employment assistance and now, helps others turn their lives around
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Meet Katrina
Work experience allows youth to provide for family and inspires future goals
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Meet Debra
Dislocated worker seeks training and job search assistance, resulting in employment
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Meet Gabriela
Veteran and single mother of three receives employment assistance and secures full-time position
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Meet Ruben
Dislocated Worker receives training and begins new career in the pharmacy industry
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Meet Larry
Dislocated worker receives training opportunity and secures position to provide for his family
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Meet Aka
Unemployed mother of two seeks training and job assistance, starting career in education
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Meet Daniel
Ex-Felon receives job search assistance, secures position and then, increases earnings by 66%
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Meet Victor
Experienced Immigrant receives U.S. training and finds employment in project management
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Meet Joey
Veteran receives skill upgrading training and secures position as an electrician
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Meet David
Training and employment assistance help job seeker transition from telecommunications to aviation
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Meet Willie
Ex-Convict receives job search assistance and secures customer service position at Walgreens
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Meet Elizabeth
Former waitress receives financial assistance and is now employed as a registered nurse
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Meet Pedro
Ex-Felon receives job search assistance and secures position to provide for his family
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Meet Fernando
Dislocated worker attends workshops and pursues job lead to secure position
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Meet Carmen
Anxious teen enters Career Institute, finding direction and earning a nursing assistant certificate
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Meet Flora
"Broken and devastated" job seeker finds hope and a position through job search assistance
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Meet Leoner
"Outstanding, quality" job search assistance helps single mom find employment
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Meet Alice
Immigrant receives OJT training to secure employment and continue career in the medical field
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Meet Mario
Convicted felon receives training, secures position and can now support his newborn son
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Meet Dejanette
Underemployed, single mom receives training, secures new position and supports her child
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Meet Josue
Unemployed veteran receives training and finds employment with General Mills
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Meet Debra
Homeless veteran receives job search assistance, secures job and is one step closer to permanent housing
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Meet LaKesha
Dislocated worker receives job search assistance and secures employment in the education field
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Meet Nidia
Dislocated worker receives job search assistance and is hired by San Bernardino County
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Meet Ashley
Struggling student receives training funds, completes program and finds job in the medical field
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Parker Hannifin Company
WIB agility halts layoff and helps company retain employees with ESL classes
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Meet Guillermo
Dislocated veteran receives training and secures lucrative position with Dell
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Meet Albert
Ex-Convict receives job search assistance and training, finding permanent position and hope
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Meet Roderick
Ex-Convict receives job search assistance and secures position as a Firefighter Mechanic
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Meet Gilbert
Dislocated worker claims "reincarnation" through WIB services to find jobs in security industry
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Meet Jose
Dislocated Worker with over 20 years of experience receives job search assistance and secures new position
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Meet Partho
Dislocated worker completes STEPS and job search workshops, and finds position in career field
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Meet Tri
Job search assistance aides Veteran graduate to find a new career in the engineering field
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Meet Pamela
Viable job leads and a customized resume helped Job Seeker secure employment
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Meet Edwardo
Assistance with his resume and interview skills helps Edwardo land a new job.
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Meet Shelly
Assistance with updating her resume to highlight her skills is all it takes for Shelly's phone to start ringing.
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Meet Donna
WIA training funds help former stay-at-home mom learn the skills needed to get back into the workforce.
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Lowes
WorkSource partnership enables retailer to hire several skilled and qualified candidates who are paid competitively and treated fairly.
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Meet Juan
4-years shy of a pension, Dislocated Job Seeker receives job search assistance and support, securing new position in the same field.
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Meet Ashley
Unmarketable Job Seeker completes training and secures position as a Medical Assistant.
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Roscoe’s House of Chicken & Waffles
Company receives recruitment assistance, including a specialized hiring event, hires 11 employees, and builds vital partnership for future workforce needs.
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Meet Maria
Dislocated Nurse Tech with limited English receives training assistance and starts new career as a Certified Nurse Assistant.
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Meet David
After 29 years in the aircraft industry, Job Seeker makes successful transition as a Heavy Equipment Operator/Truck Driver with WIA-funded training.
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Meet Yolanda
After 8-month slump, Job Seeker receives daily encouragement and job leads, as well as financial assistance with gas and clothing, and secures full-time position.
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Meet Federico
Inspiration, valuable skills and networking equal success for local WIB and dislocated Job Seeker, now currently employed.
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Meet Patrick
Job Seeker recommends WIB services and resources after utilizing services and securing employment.
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Meet Beverly
Reorganization leaves Job Seeker out of work until WIB services help her gain employment with the Department of Adult Protective Services.
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Meet Linda
Job Seeker uses WIB training to secure job stability and set a good example for daughter.
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Meet Eileen
Unemployed for two years, Job Seeker partners with WIB, completes training and finds employment as a Certified Nurse Assistant.
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Meet Anne Marie
WIB training makes it possible for Job Seeker to start a new career as a truck driver and support her family with better pay.
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Meet Ana
WIB mentor motivates and equips Job Seeker with the skills and confidence necessary to secure position as a clinical therapist.
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Meet Venus
Through supportive training, former drug addict is supporting her children and on her way to becoming a registered nurse, helping others live healthy lives.
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Meet Kenneth
From incarceration to supervisor, WIB training gives Job Seeker the skills and confidence to succeed.
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Meet Lauren
Student internship and job assistance results in a full-time position with Security Defense.
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Meet Amanda
Female veteran transitions to civilian life with WIB funds and supportive services, becoming a certified nurse assistant.
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Meet Orlando
Job Seeker successfully transitions to the information technology field thanks to WIB services, funding and encouragement.
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Meet Marysol
Thanks to WIB services and funding Job Seeker becomes re-certified as a CNA and builds new life after divorce.
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Meet Jessica
From Burger King to Registered Nurse, Job Seeker receives financial assistance and achieves her dream career.
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Meet Rosa
Stay-at-home mom re-enters the workforce with job search assistance and finds employment as a Pastry Cashier.
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Meet Patricia
Necessary training helps Job Seeker jump start second phase of life with a new job in a new town.
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Meet Gail
Laid off MBA graduate awarded funds for specialized training and secures position in the aerospace industry to support her family.
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Meet Rafael
Training helps ex-felon find a career with a promising future.
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Meet Peter
Through WIB supportive services, Veteran is able to supplement income, maintain his household and ease into retirement.
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Meet Heather
From pursuing doctorate to almost on the street, laid off Job Seeker receives assistance and secures full-time employment in time to keep apartment.
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Meet Grace
WIB resources coupled with diligent effort pay off as Job Seeker secures full-time employment as a registered nurse.
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Meet Auturo
Job Seeker receives resume and interview assistance, attends recruitment event and secures employment as a solar panel installer.
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Meet Lyndon
Former inmate defines "productive member of society" by utilizing services of the Workforce Investment Board and securing employment.
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Meet Fernando
Training boosts Job Seeker's confidence and helps him secure full-time position as a CNC Programmer.
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Meet Tony
Workforce Investment Board helps laid off job seeker make a new start in the trucking industry through training and encouragement.
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Meet Lauren
Job Seeker takes first step on career pathway with help from the Workforce Investment Board and America's Job Centers of California.
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Meet Stacee
Third generation welfare recipient breaks the cycle with training and becomes a full-time certified nursing assistant.
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Meet Tara
Training helped job seeker secure full-time employment after a year of disappointment.
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Meet Danny
Training and job search assistance help veteran land on his feet after a company layoff.
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Meet Anthony
After being laid off, Job Seeker gains resume and interview skills, and works towards business administration certificate in order to secure a better future.
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Meet Claudia
From cash aid to work experience, Job Seeker gains new skills, confidence and hopefully, a full-time position.
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Meet Alfredo
Dislocated worker greatly benefits from Rapid Response Team and gets the services he needs to find temporary employment in a time of crisis.
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Meet Mickel
From prison to firehouse, Job Seeker receives interviewing and resume assistance, and creates a better life for himself.
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Meet Monique
Job Seeker secures dream job after attending WIB workshops and following-up on WIB job lead.
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Meet Michelle
Job search and interviewing skills help Job Seeker secure full-time employment after being laid-off.
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Meet Jeff
Veteran makes successful transition into the healthcare industry and makes plans to further his career.
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Meet Steven
Job Seeker gains valuable interviewing skills and secures full-time position working with kids.
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Meet Ignacio
Mentally disturbed youth develops leadership skills and becomes an advocate for others suffering with mental disorders while working towards high school diploma.
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Meet Michael
High School dropout receives his degree and finds full-time employment while starting college classes and dreaming of a bright future.
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Meet Kyle
WIB helps youth struggling with family problems learn the valuable lessons of perseverance and hard work, resulting in a set graduation date and full-time job.
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Meet Vincent
After meager beginnings, Job Seeker climbs the career ladder in desired field of pharmacy thanks to WIB training assistance.
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Meet Beverly
Grateful Job Seeker utilizes WIB resources and expertise to secure employment with the County of Riverside.
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Meet Anne Marie
Successful career transition, made possible by the WIB through vocational training, energizes and empowers Job Seeker.
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Meet Eileen
WIB makes career transition possible through funding assistance and support, and job seeker secures full-time employment in the medical industry.
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Meet Walter
Job Seeker receives the encouragement and employment skills necessary to secure full-time employment with good retirement benefits.
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Meet Rocio
Job seeker advances from nursing assistant to registered nurse through WIB funding and support services.
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Meet Amparo
WIB funds held mother of two go back to school and secure full-time employment while raising her children.
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Meet Elizabeth
Experienced Job Seeker recommends WIB services after attending resume workshops and securing a caregiving position.
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Meet Anna
Job Seeker gains confidence and employment skills, securing customer service position and becoming ready to "conquer the world."
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Meet Brendan
Through WIB support services, Job Seeker gains resume and job search skills, sees his medical license reinstated and secures medical position.
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Meet Allen
Young father is given second chance to earn high school diploma and gain valuable work experience.
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Able Industrial Products
Impressed with WIB customer service, industrial company takes advantage of the On-the-Job Training program and hires 6 new employees.
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URS Corporation
Company "delighted" with WIB recruitment events, jobs fairs and customized online recruitment, which resulted in over 200 initial new hires.
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Smart Solar Power
Solar company benefits operationally and financially through the On-the-Job Training program and hires 4 new employees.
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Meet Rafael
Ex-convict gets a second chance and a promising career through WIB business network and training.
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Meet Peter
Senior veteran finds the right job to support his family thanks to personalized case management and career advice received from the WIB.
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Meet Tina
Job Seeker polishes resume and interviewing skills with the WIB and secures position in the dental industry.
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Valley Bulk Inc.
Trucking company operates at full capacity and hires five new drivers thanks to WIB on-the-job training funds.
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Meet Theresa
A single mom is given another chance to achieve high school diploma and dream of a better future.
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Vista Metals Corporation
Metal company in need of skilled workers partners with WIB and recruits employees through the on-the-job training program.
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Meet Matthew
Isolated Job Seeker receives employment assistance and transportation funding, resulting in an on-the-job training position and a new career.
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Meet Marciela
Single mom accesses WIB employment leads and services, securing on-the-job training and achieving full-time employment after 90 days.
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Meet Justin
WIB provides troubled teen with career training and work experience, resulting in full-time employment in the pharmacy industry.
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Meet Jerry
Job Seeker on parole faces barriers to employment, but gains employment skills through the Re-entry program and secures full-time employment.
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Meet Janyra
Isolated Job Seeker receives assistance over the phone to access job matching system and secures local employment.
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Meet Carmen
WIB provides anxious Youth with career guidance and encouragement, resulting in completion of CNA program and current enrollment in nursing program.
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Meet Alejandro
Young father seeks assistance to finish high school and support his family. Through the work experience program, he was able to secure employment and his future.
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Meet Joseph
Homeless Job Seeker in High School obtains work readiness skills through One Stop, allowing him to earn enough income to support his family and finish school.
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Meet Jesus
Frustrated Job Seeker attends Interview to Paycheck workshop, crafts a new resume and perspective, and secures full-time employment.
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Watchmen Patrol
Business owner accessed on the job training funds and recruiting services to hire six new employees for a growing business.
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Meet Allen
Assistance with interviewing skills and job leads from his advisor helps Allen find new employment as a commercial driver.
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Meet Ruben
Training as a Pharmacy Technician helps Ruben prepare for an in-demand career.
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Meet Andre
Coaching in interviewing skills and confidence-building practice helps youth overcome symptoms of Asperger's Syndrome and land a job.
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Meet Christopher
Job seeker with college degree credits caring staff as major part of his success at gaining employment.
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Meet Patty
Dislocated worker receives training and job search resources to assist with finding new career.
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Meet Joe
Dislocated worker receives technical certification through local workfsource center that enables him to secure new employment.
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Meet Susana
Job seeker receives interview prep and assistance in setting interview which results in new full time employment.
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Meet Jesus
Frustrated job seeker works with center staff to rewrite resume and master online application process to secure new job.
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Meet Susana
Center staff assists job seeker to schedule an interview and pre interview prep which results in job offer.
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Meet Nina
Following STEPS program at SELACO WIB and being proactive in job search leads dislocated worker to new job.
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Meet Giovanni
Dislocated worker follows steps and advice from center staff and is able to choose from three job offers for next position.
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Meet Michael
@Like youth program helps youth achieve confidence and job search skills while also earning multiple manufacturing certifications for new career.
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Meet Richard
From unemployed to fulfilling new career path, one dislocated worker receives support from San Bernardino's @Like youth program.
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Meet Christian
Youth program supports young person toward sobriety, self sufficiency and a fulfilling career path.
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Meet Debbie
Workforce Investment Board's @LIKE youth program reconnects youth to school to earn diploma and receive career readiness support.
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Meet Venus
Youth program directs young mother to resources to overcome drug addiction, find career and reunite with children.
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Meet Nikki
Job seeker gains new skills and job search assistance for new career.
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Meet Susanna
National Emergency Grant and On the Job Training funds job seekers toward new career direction and creative venture.
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Meet Marcus
Dislocated worker utilizes Dislocated Worker National Emergency Grant program to complete certification and enter career field of his choice.
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Meet Sara
Job seeker utilizes Dislocated Worker National Emergency Grant assistance to find gainful new employment.
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Meet Araceli
Job Center program enables seasoned, dislocated worker to learn new skills and begin new career.
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Meet Sally
Seasoned and dislocated employee finds new career outlook and employment through SELACO WIB Job Center assistance.
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Meet Jose
Once considered an at risk youth, Jose becomes a model student and earning his Associates Degree in Auto Technology.
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Meet Tim
A lay off forced this former educator to rethink his opportunities and receive training for a new career
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Meet Rachelle
Sutter One Stop helps Rachelle obtain training in the health care field, where she starts a new career as a Vocational Nurse.
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Meet Karen
Career Center's recruitment event plus support through KIPP Academy Innovation matches Karen with her new employer.
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Meet Catherine
Workshops and support from the Sutter County One Stop help Catherine learn new skills and get back to work part time.
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NEG grant funds help Edwina obtain an in-demand credential in Allied Health and Rehabilitation.
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Meet Syed
Workshops and specialized training to obtain a certification as a project manager help Syed land a new job.
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Meet Nicholas
NEG program helps support Nicholas as he searches for a job as a welder.
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Meet Susana
NEG funds help social entrepreneur Susana obtain training in grant writing.
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Meet Ricardo
After his company closes, Ricardo finds a new career path as an HVAC technician.
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Meet Cheyenne
After a layoff, NEG funds help Cheyenne obtain training and certifications to start a career in health care.
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Meet Kim
Laid off worker with limited job skills receives training as a nursing assistant through the Multi-Sector Partnership NEG grant.
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Meet Ron
Pre-Apprenticeship Career Academy helps Ron get the training and connections to apprenticeship needed to achieve his career goals.
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Meet Charles
After his job ends abruptly, assistance from the Yuba County 1-Stop encourages Charles and helps him find a new job.
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Meet Nancy
After 8 months of unemployment, a visit to the Yuba County 1-Stop helps Nancy find many overlooked opportunities and land a new job.
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Meet Scott
The Yuba County 1-Stop helps Scott land a job and enter an apprenticeship program.
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Meet Diane
After three years of unemployment, assistance from the Yuba County 1-Stop helps Diane secure a new job in just a few months.
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Meet Lauren
Disability Employment Initiative helps Lauren become work-ready and gain work experience which leads to employment.
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Meet Ronnie
Disability Employment Initiative provides support for Ronnie to develop a resume and learn to job search online, which helps him land a job quickly.
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Meet Charles
WIA funds help dislocated worker obtain a commercial driver's license and start a new full time job.
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Meet Patricia
STEPS program helps Patricia set personal and professional goals, become job-ready, and find new employment.
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Meet Shannon
Shannon receives assistance with interviewing skills and updating her resume in preparation for a job with a new employer.
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Meet Alfonso
After a layoff, the NEG grant program helps Alfonso renew his credentials as a security guard and land a new job.
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Meet Romanda
Long-term unemployed worker receives assistance with training that helps her upgrade skills, obtain certifications, and get hired.
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Meet Andy
Long-term unemployed worker receives help with job search, resume, and interview techniques and lands a great new position.
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Meet Freddie
Veteran obtains OSHA-approved training in safety management and gets back to work full time.
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Meet Raul
After a layoff, resume revisions and job leads help Raul find a new job and save his home from foreclosure.
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Meet Robert
After a layoff, an older worker receive housing support and job leads that help him find new employment.
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Meet Richard
Job search and resume assistance help Richard make himself more attractive to employers and land a new job.
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Meet Mariam
Long-time child care worker becomes an entrepreneur with help from NEG grant funds and the Metro North WorkSource Center.
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Meet 'Michael'
Single father receives On the Job Training placement that helps him provide stability for his family.
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Meet Walter
Back 2 Work LA program supports Walter in finding a new job.
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Meet Joe
Long-term unemployed worker struggling with a recent disability learns job searching and interviewing skills and finds employment.
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Meet Helen
Training and certification as a security guard help Helen move into a new job after a layoff.
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Meet Anne
After a layoff, Annie receives funding to help her obtain training in the medical field.
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Meet Haydee
After a layoff from the local school district, Haydee receives training as an Addiction Treatment Counselor and starts a new career.
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Meet Jaime
Single mom receives training and certification as a security guard and starts working full time.
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Meet Antonia
Older worker retrains as a nursing assistant and begins working in the medical field.
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Meet Jeffrey
Youth program helps Jeffrey land his first job and gain confidence to move forward with a career in HVAC.
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Meet Richard
Training funds help Richard obtain a networking certification that boosts his skills and makes him a more marketable job candidate.
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Meet John
Career advice, work experience placement, and OJT placement help John on the path to a new career.
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Meet Darsi
Job Seeker with a disability and other barriers to employment attends workshops and receives a referral that helps her land a job.
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Meet Kenneth
After a layoff, resume and job referrals help Kenneth find a new job that uses his skills.
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Meet Lenny
Assistance with job searching and incidental expenses helps Lenny return to the workforce after recovering from a long illness.
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R&D Restaurants - Carls Jr.
Employer is grateful for assistance received in screening and referring qualified candidates for a hard-to-fill position.
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Meet Amanda
Recently relocated job seeker gets the help she needs to improve her resume and land a job.
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Meet Janyra
Job seeker in a rural location gets access to new job leads through the WIB's online database and finds employment.
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Meet Michael
Job seeker receives supportive services for transportation, and an On the Job Training contract helps him secure a new job.
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Meet Marciela
On the Job Training placement helps Marciela get her foot in the door to a new career in customer service.
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Meet Justin
Youth receives support and skills training to become a pharmacy assistant.
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Meet Jerry
Ex-offender receives support to ready him for a new career as a truck driver.
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Meet Carmen
Youth receives career counseling and assistance to enroll in training as a nursing assistant.
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Meet Michelle
NEG Multi-Sector Partnership funding helps Michelle upgrade her accounting skills and land a new job.
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Meet Alejandro
Young man completes high school, gains job skills, begins working, and enrolls in college, all with the help of the WIB's Youth Program.
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Meet Lewis
LA Back 2 Work program helps Lewis acquire necessary certifications and training for a new job as a security guard.
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Meet Betsy
LA Back 2 Work program helps Betsy acquire new computer skills that boost her employability and help her find a new job.
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Meet Noemi
Job matching services help a business find a qualified candidate, and help a woman get out of long-term unemployment and back to work.
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Ashley Furniture Homestores
WorkSource Center hosts recruiting event for large furniture retailer, resulting in twelve new hires.
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Meet Basil
Resume assistance, interview practice, and a referral from Center staff help Basil get his foot in the door to a new job.
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Meet Nicholasa
Forum Census Worker is assisted through training to find a new job in the non-profit arena.
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Meet Cameron
NEG Multi-Sector Workforce Partnership funding helps Cameron obtain CDL certification and endorsements to supervise other drivers.
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Meet Steve
Youth receives support to enroll in an adult education program that allows him to complete his high school education and find a job.
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Meet Katherine
Youth receives support to help her enroll in adult education, earn her high school diploma, and gain work readiness skills for her first job.
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Meet Efrain
Youth turns his life around, passes the GED, and starts working full time with help from the Youth Empowerment Program (YEP).
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Meet Jennah
Youth receives funds to pay for training in basic accounting and bookkeeping skills, landing a job that will help her pay for college.
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Meet Carlos
Youth receives assistance with getting certified as a Pharmacy Technician and sets career and education goals for the future.
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Meet Kira
Homeless teen receives tutoring to help her obtain a high school equivalency diploma, and a paid internship to gain work experience.
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Meet Michael
Senior worker acquires new skills to help him become re-employed.
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Meet Erin
NEG Multisector Partnership Grant funds help Erin obtain an in-demand teaching credential in Special Education.
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Meet Amado
Former aerospace worker obtains certification as a CNC Machinist and improves his employment prospects.
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Meet Nataly
College-bound youth obtains work experience and assistance finding a part time job to help pay college expenses.
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Meet Victor
Former Census worker obtains training in public safety/security and starts a new career.
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Meet William
Older worker receives training that helps him transition to a technician job within the health care field.
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Meet Mr. Julao
After losing his job as a system administrator, training to obtain in-demand network security credentials helps Mr. Julao find a new job.
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Meet Cherry
After three years of unstable employment, a former Census worker obtains training as a security guard and lands a full time position with benefits.
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Meet Andrew
After a layoff, training as a security guard gives Andrew new skills to help him land a job
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Meet Serena
After her position is eliminated, Serena receives help from the Multi-Sector Partnership grant to obtain training as a CNA.
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Meet Araceli
A former teachers aide receives training in the health care field and embarks on a new career path.
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Meet Henry
Weary of being pink-slipped each year, a teacher earns an additional single subject credential and finds a more stable position.
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Meet James
After a layoff, James obtains training to learn new skills that prepare him to start his own business.
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Meet Maricelia
A teacher obtains a single-subject credential to increase her chances of finding a new teaching position.
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Meet Michelle
A laid-off teacher obtain certification as a special education instructor and gets back to work.
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Meet Mr. H.
Senior worker upgrades computer skills to increase his marketability and chances of finding employment.
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Meet Nicolous
A former car salesman receives assistance for training to receive his commercial drivers license and start a new career.
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Meet Lauren
Assistance with creating a more professional resume and job search tips help Lauren land interviews and get hired in her field.
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Meet Betty
Multi-Sector Partnership grant funds help Betty receive an IT certfication that will make her more marketable.
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Meet Michael
Water treatment operations grant helps Michael obtain training and work experience to become a state-certified waste water operator.
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Meet Laura
Career assessments and STEPS program help Laura identify a new career path, receive training, and land a new job.
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Meet Jesse
Former construction worker trains as an EMT with help from SELACO WIB and is now working in emergency services.
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Meet Sharlene
An on the job training contract helps Sharlene get back into the workforce after a layoff.
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Native Trails
On the Job Training funds help local company hire the "right fit" candidate and train them in their new job.
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FzioMed
One Stop Business Services identifies a candidate for a growing company, and NEG Grant funds help train the worker prior to hire.
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Meet Keith
Online training funded through NEG grant helps Keith gain new skills and become reemployed.
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Meet Candice
Single young mother enrolls in youth program and gains work readiness skills and training as a nursing assistant.
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Meet Latasha
Young homeless woman receives work readiness skills training and assistance to enter a career-focused educational program.
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Meet Susan
After a long period of unemployment, Susan was encouraged to return to school for nursing, and is now on her way to a new career.
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Meet Sandy
Older worker receives resume and job search assistance and is hired for a new job.
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Meet Candice
Single young mother enrolls in youth program and gains work readiness skills and training as a nursing assistant.
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Steeno Design Studios
On the Job Training funds make it possible for a busy architectural firm to hire and train three new employees.
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Goodspeed Auto-Fuel Systems, Inc.
WIB's Business Services Team helps fuel distributor recruit qualified candidates and train them using On the Job Training funds.
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S&S Trucking
Screening & recruitment services and On the Job Training funds help warehouse manager identify, hire, and train two new workers.
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Meet Ninette
A laid-off census worker retrains in the health care field and lands a position with Kaiser Permanente.
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Meet Hugo
NEG grant funding pays for training and certification as an enterprise network professional, increasing Hugo's marketability.
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Kaiser Permanente
Large healthcare provider partners with WorkSource center and education providers to recruit, train, and hire medical assistants.
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Meet Martha
Former farmworker with limited work history and skills receives training and job placement to help her get back to work.
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Meet Cherrel
After budget cuts eliminate her general education teaching position, Cherrel earns a special education credential and finds a new job.
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Meet Marlies
A pink-slipped teacher returns to school to earn a special education credential, making her more marketable in her field.
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Meet Mindy
Laid-off teacher returns to school for certificate in Foundational Science and is subsequently rehired.
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Learn 4 Life Concept Charter Schools
NEG grant program helps laid-off teachers earn single-subject state credentials needed to fill open positions at charter school.
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Meet Mandy
After long term unemployment, NEG grant funds help Mandy obtain training and find employment in the health care field.
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Meet Winefreda
After a layoff from the hotel industry, Winefreda sharpens her interview skills and finds new employment with help from JVS.
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Meet Alan
Training funds help Alan get back on his feet after a layoff and retrain as a Class A truck driver.
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Meet Laurie
In just 6 months, a motivated single mother obtains both GED and CNA training, landing a job to support her family.
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Meet Stacey
Unique partnership between WIB and ProMatch helps Stacey gain skills and develop the network that helps her find a new job.
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Meet Francisco
Trade Adjustment Assistance helps Francisco train as a welder, and On the Job Training provides the assistance needed to get back to work.
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Meet Maria
After a layoff, a job referral and training to upgrade her skills help Maria get back to work.
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Meet Karin
Networking group through Alliance Worknet helps Karin make necessary contacts to find a job in her field.
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Meet Donna
Resume assistance, job search and interview skills coaching, and some computer-based training help Donna reenter the workforce after a layoff.
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Meet Chardae
Young woman with little family support becomes a nursing assistant, improves her life, and inspires her brother to make changes too.
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Meet Jose
Pursuing a career in law enforcement seemed impossible until Jose entered the WIB's youth program.
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Meet Sarah
Single mother without a high school education enters youth program, earns her diploma, and is now working in a job she enjoys.
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Meet Marcello
Marcello overcomes homelessness, avoids gang involvement and finds a good job after receiving job search and interview assistance.
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Meet Amber
Training and certification as a nursing assistant help Amber gain skills needed for full time employment in the medical field.
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Meet Daisy
Transportation issues force Daisy to become unemployed, but job search assistance and transportation support help her land a new job.
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Meet David
General mechanic moves from temp work to full time employment with help of On the Job Training opportunity.
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Meet Neil
WIB assistance to update his computer programming skills helps Neil land a new job.
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Meet Shalom
Training in office machine repair helps Shalom begin working again after long term unemployment.
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Meet Ted
Funding to update his skills and become certified as a project manager helps Ted land a great new job in his field.
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Goodspeed Auto-Fuel Systems, Inc.
On the Job Training program and recruiting assistance from the WIBs Business Services team solve a company's hiring challenge.
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Meet Todd
Former retail manager must change careers in order to find employment; Resource Center helps him gain training and land a job.
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Steeno Design Studios
On the Job Training funds help an architectural firm hire and train three new employees.
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Meet Sandy
An older worker receives job search and resume assistance that helps her land a new job.
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Meet Susan
52-year-old job seeker obtains support and funding to train as a nurse and reenter the workforce.
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Meet Claudia
Former student instructional aide moves into the medical field with training funds provided by a multi-sector grant.
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Meet Joy
After a layoff, WorkSource staff help Joy identify a new career path and receive training using NEG grant funding.
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Meet Kiyana
After a layoff, Kiyana receives training in Human Resources Management that helps her land a new job in her chosen field.
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Meet Andy
Former Census worker receives job search assistance to help him find a new job matching his skills and abilities in management.
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Meet Myaisha
Professional development workshops and one-on-one counseling help Myaisha successfully promote her skills to a new employer.
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Meet Rebecca
Mature worker with no computer skills or high school diploma accesses training
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Meet Ariana
Young mother receives NEG grant funding to help her obtain training and realize a career goal of working in law enforcement.
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Meet Patricia
Job search, interview skills, and resume assistance help Patricia get back to work.
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Meet Ramon
Ramon changes his career focus after being laid off from a declining industry; WIB support helps him prepare for a new job.
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Meet Leonardo
After long term unemployment, Leonardo receives training that gives him the job skills needed to get back into the workforce.
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Meet Jenny
After a layoff and relocation, Jenny receives training as a nursing assistant and starts a new career.
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MedRevenu, Inc.
On the Job Training helps company offset the cost of hiring and training new employees, allowing it to grow more quickly.
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Meet Patricia
Older worker gains new office and computer skills which help her succeed in a new job.
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Meet Karron
After a layoff, Karron retrains in Medical Coding/Billing and finds new employment.
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Meet Gena
NEG funding and support from Sacramento Works help Gena enroll in training and have a successful job search.
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Meet Helen
Supportive services from Sacramento Works help Helen find new employment after a layoff.
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Meet Amy
Labor market and jobs research, along with skills assessments and some advanced training, help Amy land a new job after a layoff.
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Dr. David Kuo, Chiropractor
Chiropractic office uses On the Job Training contracts to train new hires, plus receives money-saving advice and guidance from the WIB.
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Meet Alana
WIA Youth program helps Alana train for a job in the medical field.
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Meet Jerry
On the Job Training helps Jerry pick up additional skills needed to land a full time job with room to grow.
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Meet Lavell
After a layoff, Lavell receives training as a Nurse Assistant and gets back to work.
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Meet Maria Elena
Workshops and job search assistance from SELACO WIB help a clerical worker find new employment.
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Meet Mireya
As a pink-slipped teacher, Mireya enters a WIB/Community College collaborative program to receive single-subject certification as a science teacher.
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Meet Thomas
Skills-based training as a wastewater treatment specialist helps Thomas enter a new career path.
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Meet Ana
WIB assists Ana with interview skills, resume, and work experience, and provides support to obtain her high school diploma.
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Meet Kasey
WIB assists a struggling young mother to pursue a career in culinary arts.
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MedRevenu, Inc.
On the Job Training helps company offset the cost of hiring and training new employees, allowing it to grow more quickly.
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Meet Albert
A senior worker retrains in solar technology and lands a job right away.
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Meet Steve
After medical retirement from the police force, Steve needs to supplement his income and, with help from the ERC, finds the perfect fit.
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Meet Adela
After a few years of not working, Adela receives support and skills training to help enhance her employability.
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Meet John
WIB funding helps John obtain an IT certification that qualifies him for immediate employment.
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Meet Tim
Assistance from WIA to obtain specific skills training and certification in a related field helps Tim find a new career.
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Meet Susan
When her husband is laid off, Susan gets on the fast track to entering the health care field with assistance from the WIB.
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The Corporate Advocate
Local business enters a new market and relies on WIB's support to help hire and train its new employees.
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Meet Shannon
Financial assistance from the WIA program helped Shannon completed her training needed to become a CNA.
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Northwest Pipe
Teaming up with the County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board Program enabled Northwest Pipe to improve employee productivity and grow their business.
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Meet Donna
Now happy in a fulfilling position with the help of an On the Job training program.
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Meet Laura
Laura credits the The WIA Program for facilitating an important transition in her life that led to a career she may have otherwise overlooked.
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Meet Hermano
Diligent work to improve his skills and test taking techniques helps Hermano pass required exams and become a paramedic.
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Hi-Desert Medical Center
Regional healthcare employer uses On the Job Training funds to hire/train new employees, saving itself over $25K.
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Meet Luis
Wanting a better life for himself, Luis enrolls in a program to develop his job skills, lands a good job and a great start to his career.
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Meet Arslan
Developing and executing on a job seeker action plan enabled this formerly unemployed worker to interview and receive a job offer.
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Meet Erin
A training and apprenticeship program puts this former unemployed mother on a path to a new career as an electrician.
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Meet Paul
Lacking the financial resources for training, Paul receives a grant to pursue a career in Water Treatment Operations.
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Meet Leela
Leela is now on a promising medical field career path thanks to new found confidence and a Career Youth Program.
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Meet Fernando
Despite tough challenges, Fernando becomes a Certified Nursing Assistant and is on his way to a promising career in healthcare.
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Reverse Control Inc
Seeking to consolidate all operations in CA, Reverse Control Inc and Workforce Investment Board team up to grow sales with an eye to hiring locally in the near future.
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Meet Justin
The Water Distribution Training program enabled Justin to earn an overseas contract and work with the Peace Corps.
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C-PAK Industries
Partnering with The Workforce Investment Board saved C-PAK Industries with their hiring costs.
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Quick Mount PV
Local company partners with One Stop Career Center to hire local employees
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Woodmack Products, Inc.
Training provider prescreens candidates for open positions, and business uses On the Job Training funds to train new employees.
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Advanced Call Center Technologies (ACT)
Employer partners with Sacramento Works to staff a call center, resulting in 250 hires, On the Job training funds, and jobs for 50 CalWorks recipients.
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Meet Carmonita
After a tough layoff, NEG assistance helps Carmonita cover housing expenses while she lands a new job.
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E3 NorCal
Clean Energy Training grants help a business find qualified employees for hard-to-fill positions through a well-designed partnership.
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Meet Tawana
On-the-Job training helps a new California resident find a job she loves
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Meet Dave
A mature worker acquires specialized training and upgrades his skills to increase his employability.
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Meet Jose
NEG funds assist Jose with housing expenses while he finds a new job.
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Meet Robin
After careful research, Robin starts a training program in baking and pastry with help from the WIB.
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Meet Sarah
Tuition assistance for a pharmacy technician program helped this single mother find a good job and get off of welfare.
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Meet Timothy
Despite health issues, this foster youth finds a job through summer on-the-job training program.
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Meet Bayar-Undral
Youth from Mongolia receives assistance to obtain work experience through the youth program.
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Meet Erik
Youth program helps Erik gain work experience, prepare for the GED and land a job.
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Meet Jamison
Specialized training helps Jamison obtain certification and land employment in the green jobs industry.
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Meet Sarah
Recent graduate hones her interview skills and lands the job she wants.
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Meet Theresa
WIA-funded tuition assistance helps Theresa train as a medical coding specialist and land a new job she loves.
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Meet Patton Sales Corporation
Once on the brink of laying off employees, now this manufacturer is growing his business thanks to an on the job training program.
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Meet Atilana
With a family to support, Atilana overcomes many obstacles and obtains the training needed for a new job. She is on her way to a new career in Insurance.
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Meet Eric
Unemployed vet receives skills training for a new career.
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Meet Patrick
After nearly a year of unemployment, job search and supportive services from One Stop help Patrick find a new job.
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Meet Brian
WIA Dislocated Worker funds help this job seeker train for a new position in the Information Technology field.
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Vocational Improvement Program, Inc.
Funding from the WIB provides consulting for process improvement, helps company streamline operations, and paves way for new jobs.
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ESNJ Financial & Insurance Services
New business owner accesses resources from WIB to ensure HR compliance and prepare to hire additional employees.
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Meet Susie
Furthering her education in the healthcare field results in a positive experience for this worker.
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Meet Alma
LVN training enables this worker to upgrade her credentials.
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Meet Irvin
Support,encouragement,and education help this former unemployed worker meet his educational and employment goals.
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Meet Tyresha
A young women helps her family while on the way to a promising career in the health care.
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Meet Gerado
This young worker changes his life for the better and is on his way to a promising career in the green building industry.
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Meet Raul
Youth Empowerment Program helps young father obtain a GED, and Transitional Employment provides a foot in the door to a part time job.
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Horizon Hobby, Inc.
Relocated business struggles to comply with CA employment laws until WIB-sponsored hotline provides education and answers.
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Granada Corporation
Mexico-based corporation hires US-based employees with assistance from Oxnard Job Center business services.
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ANT Furnace
Oxnard, CA business connects with Job Center to help find and train employees for its open positions.
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Meet Mynor
After long-term unemployment, technical training helps increase Mynor's marketability so he can get back to work.
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Meet Nikolas
Youth Empowerment Program helps Niko turn away from bad influences, complete his GED and make plans to attend college.
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Meet Elizabeth
Youth program helps Elizabeth earn her GED, find an employment path, and obtain training in phlebotomy.
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Meet Paul
On the Job Training program helps match Paul's skills with an employer seeking to hire and train him.
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Meet Gregg
Former construction worker accesses center workshops on resume development and basic computer skills to get back to work.
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Meet Moses
Youth is given a chance by a local employer, puts his past behind him, and puts a new office assisting certificate to work.
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Meet Brenda
After a layoff, Brenda qualifies for WIA training funds to start a new career.
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Meet Summer
WIA training funds help Summer meet her goal of working as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
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Meet Mitch
WIA training funds help Mitch obtain a Class A truck driver's license, which is his key to getting back into full time work.
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Meet Dennis
Dislocated worker obtains occupational skills training that helps him find a new job.
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Meet Matthew
Recent graduate with limited work experience obtains assistance with interviewing skills and resume development and finds part time work.
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Meet Michael
Access to a computer and workshops to learn basic skills help Michael apply for jobs online and via email, leading to new employment.
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Meet David
Assistance with improving his resume and job search skills helps David find new employment after a layoff.
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Meet Arthur
Assistance from WorkNet helps Arthur cover books, transportation, and uniform expenses so he can finish his training as a radiology technician.
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Meet Chris
Youth learns hands-on construction skills and gains work experience through Summer Jobs Program.
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Poma Distribution
OJT contract and assistance with recruiting help local employer hire new salesperson and increase sales.
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Meet Yanet
A young woman and her family are assisted by the SBWIB and the City of Hawthorne in finding stable housing and a paid internship.
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Meet Keith
Parole to Payroll program helps ex-offender communicate with employers and prove himself in his first job after prison.
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Sharpe Interior Systems
Local construction contractor receives OJT and apprenticeship funds that help them hire 15 economically disadvantaged workers into open jobs.
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Meet Demetrius
Inglewood Career Center connects Demetrius with a job opportunity that fits his skills and personality, ending his long term unemployment.
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Meet Elisha
Elisha's long term unemployment finally ends when she obtains help with her resume and interview skills from the South Bay WIB.
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Meet Andrea
After long-term unemployment, the Gardena One-Stop helps Andrea regroup, revise her resume, renew her job search, and land a job.
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Meet Claudia
Temporary Assistance through the TSE program provides support and paid work experience to help Claudia land a new job.
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Meet Leslie
Skills assessment and assistance with a short-term training program helps Leslie transition into a job as a paralegal.
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Meet Michael
Assistance with career exploration and funding for training help Michael start a new career as a pharmacy technician.
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DuctTesters
Energy consulting firm partners with SETA to hire and train a new employee using On the Job Training funds.
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Meet James
WIA funds assist James with obtaining certification as a mortgage loan originator so he can get back to work.
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Meet Jamie
Youth with no work experience gets a change at employment through the WIA youth program and a work experience placement.
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Meet Sal
Job Clubs and support from the ERC help Sal update his job search skills and find new employment.
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Meet Dwayne
WIA Youth Program and the PAL center helps Dwayne gain confidence, find part-time work, and enroll in college.
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Bishamon Industries Corporation
LEAN Manufacturing program helps streamline processes, allowing company to ship products faster and maintain competitive edge.
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PBY Plastics
LEAN Manufacturing program helps small, growing company prepare for relocation, streamline processes, create jobs, and increase sales.
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Burlington Coat Factory
San Bernardino County WIB helps company screen applicants, identify candidates and train workers for its distribution center.
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Meet Roger
PAL Center helps a young man identify his talents, gain work experience, and set goals for the future.
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Meet Eric
Through the PAL Center, a young man finds resources and support to continue his education and find a job.
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Joshua Tree Landscape and Maintenance
OJT funds and business services from San Bernardino County WIB help local business hire 12 new employees as sales grow to $750K.
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Meet Ashley
Youth program helps Ashley find work she is proud of and set goals for her future.
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Meet Roger
PAL Center helps Roger become work-ready and set goals for his future.
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Meet Eric
PAL Center has a dramatic impact on Eric, helping him to get back in school and to gain hope and determination for his future.
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Meet Evelyn
Evelyn wins a scholarship after WIA Youth program helps her gain needed skills to begin working and identify her career goals.
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Desert View Auto
Business services team helps local company identify qualified candidates for its open positions.
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Meet Breanne
A bright young woman receives the support and encouragement she needs to overcome an unstable home life and attend college.
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Meet Rudy
Youth program helps young man gain work experience and explore career options.
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Meet Randy
After a layoff, Randy changes careers and trains as a surgical technician, landing a new job immediately after completing training.
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Meet Nelson
Technical training grant helps veteran earn metalworking certifications and find a new career path.
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Padgett's Cleaning & Restoration
One-Stop Center helps small business find qualified candidates and fills four jobs with previously unemployed workers using OJT funding.
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Meet Lennie
Former construction worker enrolls in training for heavy equipment operation and gets back on the path to employment.
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Meet Jose Luis
Former at-risk youth receives support and mentoring he needs to obtain his GED, find a job and create a positive future.
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Meet Jorge
Assistance with creating a resume and improving his computer skills helps Jorge land a job.
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Driving the Bus
A targeted training program helps the unemployed prepare for jobs as Bus Operators with Metro.
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Meet Delores
Assistance from WorkNet in Merced helps Delores upgrade her educational and job skills and land a new position.
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Meet Oksana
Oksana meets her goal of a career in accounting with assistance from the SELACO WIB.
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Meet Suleyma
A young woman in financial crisis after her parents leave the country is assisted through the San Bernardino WIB's Youth Program.
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Meet Corey
A former construction worker's desire to help others is realized when he receives training as a drug & alcohol counselor and begins working as an advocate.
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UPS San Jose
NOVA Works provides applicant screening services and interview space for the owner of several local UPS stores.
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Renoir Staffing
NOVA Works serves as a source of qualified applicants for company's niche real estate-related job openings.
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Manpower Staffing
NOVA Works partners with Manpower Staffing to help the employer fill open jobs and provide applicants with resume services.
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Meet Linda
After two years of unemployment, managerial training and career coaching help Linda land a new job.
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Meet Patty
A laid-off administrative assistant re-trains as a medical billing specialist and finds new employment.
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Meet Maria
SELACO WIB's STEPS program helps Maria prepare for her job search and find employment in her field.
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Meet Barbara
After a layoff, workshops and assistance from the SELACO WIB give Barbara the boost she needs to find new employment.
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Meet Mr. King
After training as a diesel mechanic, the STEP program helps an unemployed worker find a job in his new field.
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Apex Bulk Commodities
Transportation company uses STEP and OJT resources to provide employment for 15 workers so that its business can grow.
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Meet Jesus
After a year on public assistance, the STEP program helps Jesus train on the job in a new position he enjoys.
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Metroll
Company receives help from local EDC and WIB to find site for new location in Fontana and identify candidates for open jobs.
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A Letter from Robert
Job Link customer shares how job search services and the support he received prepared him to search for and find employment.
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Meet Isashei
Teenage mother receives encouragement and support to enroll in GED classes, find a job, and learn skills for her future.
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Meet Abel
Former manufacturing worker obtains training as a Class B Commercial Driver and lands a new career behind the wheel.
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Meet Teresa
A young mother receives tuition assistance to finish her studies in medical assisting and then finds a job in her field.
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Meet Sam*
A former contractor uses On the Job Training funds to reinvent himself as a guitar-maker at a specialty manufacturing company.
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Meet Edie*
When her manufacturing job ends, Edie enters training to become a Surgical Technician with the help of Trade Adjustment funding.
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Roadtrip Nation
Riverside County WIB provides youth the opportunity to explore careers by producing their own video interviews of local workers.
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Meet Robert
Funding to obtain certification in human resources helps Robert land a new job after nearly two years of unemployment.
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Meet Troy
Support and services from the New Start Program helps former inmate find housing, employment, and independence.
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Meet Peter
Senior worker finds his niche helping other seniors learn to use technology through the Generations Online program.
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Meet Danielle
Family tragedy does not stop Danielle from finishing high school and earning a scholarship for college.
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Meet Ashley
Local businesses and WIB partnerships help Ashley find a job and a solution to her transportation challenges.
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Meet Ara
ARRA-Funded LA Fellows program helps Ara find work by combining professional development and volunteerism as a path to employment.
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Meet Jose
A former production manager receives formal training as a diesel mechanic, begins a new career, and sets new goals to help others.
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Meet Alfred
At 89, Alfred finds a job that also helps him contribute to his community.
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Meet Denise
After a long period of unemployment, job search services and training through SELACO WIB help Denise find work.
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Meet Yessica
Yessica is grateful for WIA funds that helped her train as a nursing assistant and find employment to support her children.
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Meet Isabel
After a layoff, job search and resume assistance from SELACO WIB help Isabel land a new job and return to the workforce.
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Meet Augustine
Assistance with funds for training as a machinist help Augustine create a career path and find stable employment.
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Meet Jose
WIA funds for training as a commercial driver help Jose earn nearly 85% more per hour in his new job.
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Meet Joanne
Job search workshops from the SELACO WIB Cerritos Job Center teach the importance of networking and help Joanne find a job.
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Meet Crystal
Youth receives assistance from Community Youth Corps & CalGRIP to obtain her GED and pursue training as a medical assistant.
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Meet Ariell
CalGRIP funding and the Community Youth Corps help Ariell obtain certification as a medical assistant.
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Meet Linda
An at-risk youth receives CalGRIP grant funding to train as a pharmacy technician.
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Meet Esperanza
Community Youth Corps and a CalGRIP grant help Esperanza train as a medical assistant and gain stability in her life.
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Meet David
After a layoff, resume assistance and WIA funds to train as a biomedical technician help David return to work.
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Meet Celeste
The declining real estate market pushes Celeste towards a career a nursing, and WIA assistance helps her reach her goal.
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Meet James
With assistance from the SELACO WIB, a college graduate develops his resume and enters the banking industry.
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Meet Yvette
Services from SELACO WIB help Yvette create a plan for obtaining her GED and training into a new career.
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Meet Frank
The SELACO WIB helps Frank revise his resume and teaches him the techniques he needs to land a new job through networking.
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Meet Juan
A parolee receives WIA assistance to become a contributing, self-sustaining member of the workforce.
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Meet Franjoli
After 3 layoffs from positions in the faltering retail industry, Franjoli uses job search tools from SELACO WIB to find employment.
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Meet Michael
The Southeast LA County WIB helps Michael achieve his dream of firefighting by helping him into training as a paramedic.
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Meet Maria
Assistance from SELACO WIB helps Maria reach her goal of obtaining an administrative position.
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Meet Ako
Resume and job search assistance from SELACO WIB helps Ako find employment.
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Patton Sales Corporation
On the Job Training funds help a local employer expand his business and hire eight job seekers.
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Meet Ashlynn
Aspiring RN receives funding for nursing training and lands Summer Internship in her career field.
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Meet Tracie
Small catering company owner attends business workshops provided by local WIB and learns how to grow her business.
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Meet Alyssa
Homeless youth enters WIB partnership program to gain training, mentoring and the skills to qualify for CNA training program.
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Home Meridian International
A distribution center relocates, saves money, and creates jobs for local workers when they recruit and hire using WIB services.
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Business Success: Houston & Harris PCS
San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board’s Business Consulting Program helps businesses become more competitive and avert layoffs.
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Business Success: Omnia Furniture
San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board’s Business Consulting Program helps businesses become more competitive and avert layoffs.
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Meet Kevin
Job Training Program gives high-school dropout opportunity to complete school, obtain training, and create a compelling future.
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Meet Brian
Youth Work Experience helps Brian find his niche and go back to school to study automotive and engineering technology.
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Meet Troy
WIA-funded training helps Troy gain certification as a machinist and become employed.
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Cerenizia Foods, Inc.
Business Efficiency Consulting Program helps local distributor realize cost savings and avoid laying off staff.
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J&R Fleet Services
It's a win-win situation when OJT funds help six people on assistance train into new jobs at a family-owned repair business.
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Meet Margaret
Worker's positive experience at Westminster One Stop leads her to seek a job at the Center.
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Meet Shane
A former Marine receives job search assistance from One Stop Westminster.
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Meet Oscar
WIA funds help Oscar obtain two technical computer certifications and earn a promotion and pay raise.
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Meet Erica*
After a layoff, WIA funded computer-skills training helps worker land a new job.
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Meet Angela
WIA and One-Stop resume services help an unemployed mortgage loan professional find a new job in the financial services field.
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Meet Abbie*
Single mother on public assistance is helped to find a new job through the Work Experience Program.
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Meet Arnika
Local One-Stop helps Arnika dust off her resume and prepare for job interviews after a layoff.
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Meet Valentina
The Summer Youth Program helps a young woman become more confident and outgoing.
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Meet Jasmin & Joseph
An Insurance Agent goes above and beyond to make the Summer Youth Employment experience meaningful for her two participants.
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Meet Matthew
A struggling student is exposed to college opportunities and returns to school with a new outlook on life.
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Meet Javier
With encouragement and support from the WIA Youth program, Javier learns to value education and enters college.
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Meet Unesha
Despite the adversities in her own life, Unesha is determined to go to college so she can help those less fortunate.
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Meet Liliana
A special college preparatory program helps a struggling youth enter college and create a positive future.
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Meet Gilbert
Vocational training is the answer for a foster youth who wants to make it on his own.
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Meet Erick
A disadvantaged youth and former gang member, Erick puts himself on the path to college with help from LA Works.
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Meet Victor
A work placement as a Teacher's Aide at an elementary school helps Victor prepare for a career.
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Hannibal Industries
After three rounds of layoffs, a company saves remaining jobs and turns business around with help from the SASSFA WorkSource Center and ARRA-funded programs.
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Moving Forward
A former inmate works hard to overcome his past.
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Meet Mr. A
Vocational training as a security guard helps Mr. A obtain employment.
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All Smiles
Retraining as a dental assistant provides a single mother with a new career path.
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Meet Mr. B
A new baby motivates Mr. B to find stable employment as a commercial driver.
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Meet Mario
A summer work opportunity helps Mario feel confident as he completes his very first work experience.
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Meet George
Through the Transitional Subsidized Employment program, George finds a new career and rebuilds his life.
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Mrs. G
After the death of her husband, a mature worker must find employment to support herself.
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Ms. L
A young woman with career goals in law enforcement receives training and lands her first job in the industry.
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Mrs. C
After taking time to raise her family, Mrs. C upgrades her computer skills and returns to college to finish her degree.
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Caring for Others
Ms. B receives training in the health care field and is on the path to self-sufficiency.
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Meet Cameron
A disadvantaged youth gains work experience and a chance to get his life on a new path.
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Meet Kristopher
A young man puts his life on track after his hard work at a temporary job pays off with full time employment.
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Meet Yvette
A young worker spends the summer serving her community and gaining valuable work experience in the process.
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Meet Michael
A young man uses his summer youth experience to land his first real job.
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Meet Angelica
A young woman has the chance for work experience in a professional office environment and discovers a potential career.
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Meet Yela
Determination to finish school and make a better life for herself drives Yela to find part-time employment that allows her to achieve her goal.
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Meet Andrea
Summer Work Experience cements this young woman's desire to serve others in a career as a police officer.
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Academy of Learning
This unique approach assists dislocated workers and jobseekers in regaining the confidence they need for a successful job search
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Meet John
WIA funding helps John upgrade his IT certifications and land a new job.
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Meet Byron
Local openings for security guard services prompt the South Valley WorkSource Center to offer specialized training, and Byron is one of the first to register.
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Meet Maria
After a layoff, a single mother works hard to prove herself and become self sufficient. Now, she's in a job where she helps others.
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Meet Minelva
After a layoff, Minelva earns her GED and finds a job in a new field.
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Meet Dianne
The Academy of Learning helps Dianne prepare for a new career.
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Solutions for Ross Stores
A new retail store finds trained, ready-to-work employees when it selects the San Bernardino WIB to provide recruitment services.
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Meet Eve
Assistance with paying for the renewal of a certification helps Eve reach her goal of working as a Merchant Marine.
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Meet Ms. Romero
Assistance with learning new job search technologies and resume-writing helps Ms. Romero land a job.
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Meet Reza
A young man uses youth internships and summer job placement to gain work experience in an office setting.
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Meet Patrick
With assistance from Pacific Gateway, a veteran goes from living in his car to being chosen for a job out of thousands of applicants.
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Meet Lyle
Out-of-work quality assurance manager gets WIA assistance for "LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt" training and gets a new job as a supply chain manager.
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Panda Express Restaurant
Local One-Stop helps restaurant chain source, pre-screen and coordinate interviews for hiring of new staff for their soon-to-be-open restaurant.
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Meet Chris
A veteran receives funds for training into a new career in Information Technology.
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Meet Darnell
With assistance from the Pacific Gateway WIN, Darnell receives specialized training that helps him find a job quickly.
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Meet David
On the Job Training helps David get back to work in a job he loves.
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Meet Denise
Denise finds a new job she loves after learning resume and interviewing strategies through Madera County Workforce Development.
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Meet Guy
After a long period of unemployment, an On the Job Training contract helps Guy get back to work.
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Meet Patricia
Perseverance and job referrals help Patricia stay in the game and find a new job.
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Meet Sean
Work-preparedness coaching helps a determined young man land a job he enjoys.
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Meet Steffan
After a layoff, Steffan retrains into the IT industry, where he quickly finds a job.
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Meet Greg
Patience and preparation pay off when a retired Army veteran rises to the top of the applicant pool.
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Meet Catherine
A mother receives career guidance and lands a job.
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Meet Vicki
A mature worker uses internship opportunities and on-the-job training to obtain a new job after a layoff.
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Meet Tim
On-the-Job Training provides a bridge to full time employment in a more challenging role.
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Manufacturing Advisory Committee
Seeking input from the local manufacturing industry builds business relationships, identifies training gaps, and targets the efforts of the WIB where they are most needed.
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Moving Forward
A disability does not stop this young man from finding a job and furthering his education.
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Meet Manuel
Tuition assistance helps Manuel receive a trade certification and find a better-paying job.
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Meet James
Training assistance and job placement, along with guidance and support, help James land a job and feel positive about his future.
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Youth@Work
An innovative new program creates work opportunities for 2500 youth.
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Driven to Success
A gifted young man uses the Elevate America voucher program to obtain an IT certification while still in high school, opening avenues for part time work to pay for college.
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Powerful Collaboration
A Workforce Board teams with its local community college to help a small utility company solve its labor shortage.
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Meet Rebecca
On-the-Job training helps a worker with transferable skills get her foot in the door to employment.
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San Diego CONNECTS
A young man becomes employed and makes plans to attend college through funding from a gang prevention program and its workforce partners
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Meet Arthur
A parolee rebuilds his life, continues his education, and sets new goals with help from his local youth program.
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Committed to Change
A former youth offender accepts an opportunity and turns his life around.
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Green Job, New Chances
The Summer Youth Employment program and the Green Job Corps program help a determined young man create a promising future
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Overcoming Barriers
The Summer Youth Employment program and technical training help a young man create a positive future
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Meet Connie
Mature worker uses skills upgrade and job search workshops to prepare for a new position after a lay-off.
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From Laid-Off to In-Demand
A mature worker uses WIA training dollars to seek professional certifications that put her back to work in less than 90 days.
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Meet an Aspiring Caregiver
A woman struggling with unemployment receives training and assistance to put her on a positive career path.
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Meet Margarita
Laid-off single mother upgrades skills and receives job search coaching that results in a new management-level accounting role
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Meet Amadis
Career Assessment services and training through Regional Occupational Programs helps this young student find his inner chef.
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Meet John
ARRA funds helped John gain skills in the Green Energy sector, and coaching helped him combine his talents and new certifications to land his perfect job
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Meet Joyce
Struggling but determined young mother gains work experience and receives support to continue her education.
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Meet Cynthia
Support from NOVA helps an experienced worker become an entrepreneur in a new industry
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Meet Alex
A laid-off worker with limited education and job options receives ARRA funding for training as a medical assistant, where he is now making a positive impact.
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VMI Architecture & Karen Quinto
Underemployed worker takes advantage of ARRA funds to increase skills and gain certifications that advance her position and help her company win business
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Meet Rick
Experienced construction consultant gains new certifications in energy and 'green' concepts to help sustain his business through the economic recovery.
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Meet Pauline
A young woman persists through loss to continue her education and find a rewarding career.
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Meet Bill
After a tough layoff, an experienced salesperson reevaluates goals, sharpens interview skills, and is re-employed as a Sales VP in the field he loves.
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Meet Dennis
Former inmate explores career options and maps out a positive future with help from NOVA.
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Meet Javier
A high school graduate works toward a political science degree through scholarship funding
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Meet Erica
From getting her pink slip to getting full-time work, this success story shows that training pays
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Meet Lisa
After a layoff, Lisa changes career paths into the high demand world of nursing
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Meet Irena
From Germany to Merced, CA where the unemployment rate was near 20%, Irena made her way to full-time employment
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