Top 5 Reasons YOU Should Be at the 2016 Minnesota CTE Works! Summit


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

Get Trained on How to Use Labor Market Information


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

Connect with IT Jobs at Rochester Career Fair


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

Get Trained on How to Use Labor Market Information


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

Just for Veterans – Networking and Career Events


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