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Meet Steven
Unemployed youth enrolls in WIA Youth Program, pursues a degree in criminal justice and gets accepted into the NC Highway Patrol Academy.
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Meet Santana
Training as a medical office administrator helps single mom get back on her feet.
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Meet Audrey
Training as a medical assistant helps Audrey become employed in a career where she can contribute to the support of her family.
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Meet Amanda
Amanda enters the health care field as a CNA after overcoming substantial personal obstacles.
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Meet Jamey
Former administrative assistant receives assistance to return to school and become a nurse.
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Leviton Manufacturing
Incumbent Worker Training funds help Leviton upgrade employees' skills and keep specialized tasks in-house.
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Meet Heather
Job seeking skills training and practical work experience help this single mother launch her career in social work.
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Meet Robert
Relocated youth completes his GED and is now attending community college thanks to the Get REAL Youth Program.
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Meet Stephen
Optimism and on the job training paid off for this former unemployed worker.
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Meet Amanda
A commitment to her family and dedication to her education gave this young parent a path to a career in forensic biology.
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Meet Charm
After a layoff, Charm receives assistance with returning to college and preparing for a new career in healthcare management.
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Meet Sandra
Passion for the outdoors leads Sandra to a new career in renewable energy.
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Meet Amy
After a layoff, JobLink Career Specialists provide encouragement and financical support for Amy to return to school and find a new job.
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Meet Ruth
WIA educational funding helps Ruth, a formerly homeless woman, obtain certification as a CNA and find not one, but two jobs.
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Meet Jackie
WIA funding helps senior worker obtain business analysis certification, after which she is quickly hired in her new field.
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Meet Daniel
WIA funding helps laid-off worker return to school, obtain a degree in biomedical technology, and land a new job.
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Meet Lisa
WIA assistance with obtaining training as an LPN helps Lisa find stable employment and enter a career with room for growth.
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Meet Paige
With help from WIA, a teen parent and high school dropout earns a post-secondary degree in nursing and is now working as an RN.
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Vitacost.com
Business benefits from On the Job Training and Applicant Screening programs that result in 36 job placements.
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Meet Mike
Mike leaves the construction industry and pursues new career in Networking Technology with assistance from DavidsonWorks.
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Meet Kerri
Get REAL program helps Kerri obtain her GED, find employment, and decide to continue her education.
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Meet David
JobNOW program provides trade- and work-readiness certifications as well as hands-on experience that prepares David for a new job.
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Meet Ninna
Single mother achieves academic and career goals and begins working in the healthcare fields.
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Meet Tiffany
Single mother receives support and training assistance from WIA to obtain Nursing Assistant certification and set career goals.
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Meet Keila
A former retail worker receives WIA assistance to train as a surgical technician and later finds full time employment.
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Meet Jewel
After a layoff, an experience IT worker goes back to college and uses networking to find a new job.
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Meet Jerry
A former construction supervisor receives assistance from WIA to obtain a commercial drivers license and begin a new career.
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Meet Stephanie
After being laid off from her job as a production worker, Stephanie retrains in biotechnology and creates a new future.
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Meet Nancy
After caring for animals for more than 30 years, Nancy retrains as a CNA and finally receives her high school diploma.
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Meet Richard
After a layoff, Richard increases his employability through career readiness training and networking, and finds a new job.
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Meet Rhonda
A clerical worker obtains Career Readiness Certification and earns an Associates degree in Nursing to increase employability.
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Meet Lisa
WIA assistance helps Lisa attend college and enter the field of nursing.
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Meet Maurice
After a layoff, Maurice pursues training in culinary arts and is now looking forward to working in his dream career as a chef.
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Meet Debbie
WIA funds and NC's JobsNOW program help Debbie obtain certification as a medical office assistant and get back to work.
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Meet Maci-Lynn
Support from YWCA Focus Program helps teenager get back on track to graduate high school and begin studying cosmetology.
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Meet James
A young man with plans to become a barber participates in the WIA Youth program.
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Meet Jamie
WIA assistance helps Jamie attend nursing school and begin working as an RN.
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Meet Bridget
A determined young woman completes training as a Pharmacy Technician with assistance from the ARRA and WIA Youth Programs.
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Meet Tracy
Youth in the Keys 2 Success program receives assistance to begin her career as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
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Meet Devin
A young father receives encouragement and funds from the Keys 2 Success Youth Program to attend college and study welding.
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Toner Machining Technologies
Incumbent worker funds are used to help a business implement an industry-recognized quality management system.
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Meet Betty
A laid-off factory worker returns to school for her GED, obtains a CNA certification, and now works in home health.
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Meet Steven
Unemployed youth enrolls in WIA Youth Program, pursues a degree in criminal justice and gets accepted into the NC Highway Patrol Academy.
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Meet Aren
Young man joins WIA Youth Program and earns his Associates Degree in Computer Programming and finds a full-time job as a network administrator.
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Meet Amanda
Single mom enrolls in Mayland Community College’s WIA program, earns her nursing degree and finds full-time job as an RN.
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Meet Bobby
A layoff opens the door for re-training into a new field and a job he loves.
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Xceldyne Technologies
Business consulting helps Xceldyne increase sales by refining its sales processes and re-training personnel.
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Meet Corey
A young man receives the encouragement he needs to complete his GED, enter a vocational training program and obtain a part time job.
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Meet Vickie
Dislocated worker applies for WIA funding to pursue a college degree in Human Services and eventually becomes the Director of Programs for the RAPPS Group Home in North Carolina.
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Meet Melissa
A silver lining appears when a young woman qualifies for educational funding and can achieve her dream of a degree.
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Meet Scott
Displaced construction worker finds new hope and new skills as an HVAC technician through JobsNOW program.
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Meet Theresa
An ex-offender now helps others coming out of the prison system become work-ready and employable.
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Meet Aurel
Laid-off worker uses WIA funding to attain certification in Histotechnology and finds a new and rewarding job.
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Meet Sable
WIA sponsorship allows youth to enter JobsNow Welding Program in pursuit of a job in manufacturing.
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Meet Alanda
Project PRIDE helps a young woman in North Carolina pursue her dream of becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant.
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Meet Aneetra
A former factory worker receives funded training and worksite placement, helping her become certified in medical coding and launching a new career.
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Meet Sandra
The opportunity to receive ARRA-funded training and earn a certificate in medical coding provides this former retail clerk a new chance to succeed.
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Meet Ms. Robinson
Receiving funds for training into a new occupation helps this mother find happiness and health.
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Meet Lina
An aspiring scientist obtains the education she needs to advance in her job.
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Meet Peggy
A former textile worker reinvents herself and excels at a new career as a Registered Nurse.
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Meet Johnny
Resume services and assistance with applying for jobs helps an experienced worker find a new job after a tough layoff.
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Meet Melissa
With encouragement and support from a WIA Youth program, a motivated young woman completes high school, lands a job, prepares for college, and blossoms as a leader.
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Brushy Mountain Bee Farm
A small business thinks big when it uses incumbent worker grants to increase productivity.
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Meet Amanda
With a little assistance and encouragement, a woman follows her dream of a career in law enforcement.
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