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Meet Mark
A dislocated worker decides to change careers and couldn't be happier.
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Meet Eva
After being out of work due to a plant shut down, this determined job seeker went back to school and is now employed in her dream healthcare job.
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Meet Charla
Once unemployed and under skilled, now trained in the high demand field of accounting.
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Meet Layton
After a layoff, Trade Adjustment funding helps Layton earn an associate's degree and land a new job.
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Meet Regenia
Returning to school for an accounting degree boosts work skills and helps Regenia find a new job.
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Meet Rebekah
After her job is outsourced overseas, Rebekah changes careers with the help of WIA funds for retraining in occupational therapy.
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Meet Janice
Laid-off manufacturing worker finds a new career after returning to college for an associate's degree in business.
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Meet Jonas
After a layoff, Jonas attends enrolls in a college IT program, where his skills and aptitude help him land a job on campus.
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Meet Natasia
AmeriCorps program helps Natasia get back on her feet after a layoff and prepare for future employment success.
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Meet Richard
A former coal miner returns to college, earns a bachelor's degree, and now helps other miners injured on the job.
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Meet Shea
Shea returns to school for an IT degree that will help him compete in his local job market and find new employment.
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Meet Randall
When his employment in the auto industry ends, Randall obtains training for a new career as a clinical lab technician.
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Meet David & Marta
A married couple receives WIA assistance with tuition and transportation costs to complete their nursing degrees.
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Meet Deborah
WIA Dislocated Worker funding helps Deborah attend college, earn a degree, and find a job with room to grow.
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Meet Jason
After being laid off from his manufacturing job, Jason returns to college and retrains as an electronics technician.
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Meet Kim
A former manufacturing worker retrains as a laboratory technician with help from WIA's dislocated worker funding.
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Meet Lisa
A woman in her 50's receives funding and encouragement that helps her enroll in college and earn an electronics degree.
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Meet Renita
After a layoff from her manufacturing job, Renita goes to college, earns an Associate degree and lands a new job.
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Meet Charles
After a layoff, WIA funding helps Charles earn certification in Lean Six Sigma so he can land the job he's always wanted.
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Meet Andrew
WorkNow Kentucky helps an entire family find temporary employment that helps them catch up and prepare for their future.
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Meet Marsha
After being laid off, Marsha decides to become a registered nurse, and perseveres through personal loss to achieve her goal.
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Meet Allen
A troubled youth turns things around and finds a career path in auto mechanics through help from BRWIA and the Success Academy.
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Meet Michael
A mature worker is laid off after 33 years at the same company, but with WIA assistance, finishes college and lands a new job.
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Meet Clifford
A former manufacturing worker wants to enter the funeral industry, and with WIA tuition assistance, meets his goal.
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Meet Lesli
After a layoff WIA Training assistance helps Lesli realize her dream of working as a pharmacy technician.
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Meet Brian
A young man learns job search skills and lands his first full time work via the Summer Youth program.
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Meet Hollye
A college student receives WIA assistance to finish college and start her career in graphic design.
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Meet Sheila
WIA funds for re-training in medical billing and coding help Sheila land a new job.
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Meet Kerry
A young man boosts his basic skills and accepts a paid work experience, where he excels and is offered a job.
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Ideal Print Shop
Small local business gets the help it needs from ARRA funds and EKCEP to find, train and hire the employees they need to stay ahead of the technology curve.
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Meet Tommy
Dislocated worker leverages ARRA funds to gain job training and find new job.
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Meet Norma
Norma's experience with Job Club helps her use her positive outlook and willing attitude to land a new job -- and makes her a believer in the power of networking.
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Meet Willie
A new career as a CNA inspires a sense of pride and contribution.
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Meet Ebony
A young woman starts her college education, finds a new job, and sets career goals for her future.
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Meet Jemiah
An ex-offender learns a trade, becomes employed, and creates a new, positive future.
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Meet Hank
Coaching from the Construction Pipeline program prepares Hank to re-enter the field successfully.
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Meet Daniel
Encouragement from a OneStop counselor and tuition assistance from WIA put an aspiring nurse on track to graduate and start working.
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Meet Jeffrey
After losing his job, Jeffrey receives funded training that lands him a new career as a truck driver.
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Meet Archie
WIA programs under contract with EKCEP help Archie attain the training he needed to get a job as an Assistant District Maintenance and Operations Supervisor.
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Meet Sherry
Single mom with health challenges gets the emotional and financial support she needs from WIA counselors at local One-Stop Career Center to become a successful Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
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Meet Jessica
A brave single mother moves to a new state and starts a new career in construction.
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Meet Mr. Thomas
A career change to a dream job is made possible through tuition assistance from KentuckianaWorks.
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Meet Sheila
A single mother in her 40's goes from an unskilled factory job, to unemployment, to creating a new future for herself and her family.
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Meet Robert
After his business failed, Robert qualified for training into a sustainable career.
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Meet Kenny
After a layoff, Rapid Response services help Kenny find training to prepare for a new career.
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Finding Their Niche
Fourteen women in western Kentucky take on fast-paced training to get them certified and employed quickly
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WorkNow Makes an Impact
Individuals on public assistance with no work history enter the workforce or receive training through WorkNow Kentucky.
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Meet Ashley
ARRA funding provides a temporary job that leads to full-time employment and career potential for this motivated mother.
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Meet Mary
Going from public assistance to self-sufficiency, Mary has worked to achieve her goal of becoming a Registered Nurse.
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Meet MacKenzie
A young mother takes her Summer Works opportunity and finds both work she enjoys and the motivation to complete her college education.
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