1. Sharpen the Saw Sometimes you have to take a break from the “work” of your work to sharpen your skills. A dull axe won’t cut a tree nearly as effectively as a sharp one. Spend one day learning from your peers about innovations in the classroom and workforce development practices. 2. New Tools Companies … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons YOU Should Be at the 2016 Minnesota CTE Works! Summit
The Senator's visit gave him the opportunity to talk about his proposed legislation called the "Community College to Career Fund Act."
Employers want students and employees to have the skills needed to make good presentations – verbal communications, ability to relate with different types of people, research skills, and the willingness to take responsibility for projects.
by Rachel Vilsack The Regional Analyst and Outreach unit at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is offering classes on labor market information this fall. This 3-hour class will provide you with an overview and better understanding of the regional economy and job market by: Applying job market information to job development and … Continue reading Get Trained on How to Use Labor Market Information
by Rachel Vilsack A career fair for people who want to learn about employment opportunities in the IT and high-tech fields is set for Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Rochester Community and Technical College. The career fair is aimed at those considering a career in the high-tech or IT field, including college or high school students. … Continue reading Connect with IT Jobs at Rochester Career Fair
by Rachel Vilsack The Big Tent Career Fair, the summer’s biggest community job fair in the Twin Cities, will be held from 10 AM to 3 PM on Thursday, August 8 at the Hennepin South WorkForce Center in Bloomington. The Big Tent Career Fair is free and open to all. The event features: More … Continue reading Get Your Resume Ready
by Rachel Vilsack The Regional Analyst and Outreach unit at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is offering classes on labor market information this summer. These hands-on sessions are tailored to individuals who provide career counseling and job search assistance to job seekers. This 3-hour class will provide you with an overview … Continue reading Get Trained on How to Use Labor Market Information
by Rachel Vilsack This Memorial Day week, it’s important to remember the many Minnesota veterans who have bravely and proudly served this county. Networking and career events can help veterans in career transition get back to work. While people use many methods for find jobs, studies have shown that the most successful strategy is … Continue reading Just for Veterans – Networking and Career Events