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Seven Social Media Tips For Workforce Boards

Workforce boards are increasingly using social media to reach jobseekers, employers, board members, elected officials, and the community. Here are seven tips from the Business Access digital marketing team:
Nov 9, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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Trending: Entrepreneurship and Workforce Development Entrepreneurship programs are attracting focus and workforce funding. Initiatives in regions impacted by declining coal jobs include “Mining Your Business” for coal workers interested in starting businesses. Tags: Entrepreneurship, Workforce Full story Trending: The Gig Workforce   Gig work: some love it, some hate it....
Nov 3, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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Helping Low-Income Adults Overcome the Digital Divide Low-income students in Edmonds Community College’s HPOG program are crossing the digital divide into healthcare careers. The Health Profession Opportunity Grants program shared their video, “Digital Access for Students,” presented by Charlie Thompson at their 2013 annual grantee meeting. #TBT Tags: WIOA, HPOG...
Oct 27, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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Second Chances: Recycling Lives and Electronics “Nothing needs to be disposed – electronics or people.” At Minneapolis-based Tech Dump, formerly incarcerated employees refurbish electronics, their job skills and their lives. Tags: Reentry, Recidivism Full story America the Bountiful: Expanding and Diversifying the Agricultural Workforce  The agriculture sector provides nearly 10...
Oct 19, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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The “E” in WIOA: Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship is the best, and in some cases, the only viable career path for many job seekers. NERETA President & CEO Colleen Rose makes the case for entrepreneurship as a workforce sector strategy under WIOA. Tags: Entrepreneurship, WIOA Full story Happening Now: Competency-based Hiring  The...
Oct 6, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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Crossing the Line: Is the Future of Workforce Development Borderless? CareerSource branches in Georgia and Florida are innovating with a new regional approach to serving job seekers and businesses. Tags: WIOA, Workforce Development Full story By the Numbers: The Poverty Rate Fell Substantially in 2015  The number of people living...
Sep 28, 2016 Melinda Guravich Tech for good
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