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With more than 19,000 apprentices earning while they learn in more than 200 occupations, ApprenticeOhio ranks second in the nation and first in the region in the number of apprentices, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) announced recently.
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With more than 19,000 apprentices earning while they learn in more than 200 occupations, ApprenticeOhio ranks second in the nation and first in the region in the number of apprentices, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) announced recently.
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OWT is working with the Ohio Department of Education and Ohio Department of Higher Education to develop an "OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal," a seal high school students can earn on their transcripts and diplomas by demonstrating job-readiness. We need your help identifying the skills required for success in the workplace. To provide feedback, please fill out this 15-minute survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ProfessionalSkillsSurvey_Businesses
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Public Library Opens Job and Career Center By George Nelson | September 13, 2017 Source: The Business Journal, Youngstown Ohio - http://businessjournaldaily.com/public-library-opens-job-and-career-center/ YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Individuals seeking information and resources related to finding and preparing for jobs have a new space dedicated to accommodating their needs. The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County Tuesday presented its new Career and Job...
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GUEST BLOG: Ohio’s In-Demand Jobs List: Preparing Your Students for Successful Careers — Emily Modell, Governor's Office for Workforce Transformation 7/27/2017 http://education.ohio.gov/Media/Extra-Credit-Blog/July-2017/Guest-Blog-Ohio%E2%80%99s-In-Demand-Jobs-List-Preparing By: Guest Blogger   One seemingly insurmountable challenge that students and their families face is determining where to start when researching, and ultimately pursuing, a career. Students toda...
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By Karen Farkas, cleveland.com kfarkas@cleveland.com CLEVELAND, Ohio - Residents will be able to apply for food assistance, cash assistance and Medicaid at any Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Public Library in a one-of-a-kind partnership with county government announced Tuesday. Literacy experts will also be on hand in every library to help people earn GEDs and gain jobs. The programs are the latest for the award-winning libraries, which have evolved from institutions that lend...
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The Adecco Group, the world's leading provider of workforce solutions, today announced a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ohio Department of Education, becoming a partner with the state in on-the-job training efforts aimed at strengthening Ohio's labor market.
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The stigma of manufacturing jobs was blamed Thursday for a shortage of factory workers in the region. “The heart of the whole problem is the stigma,” state Rep. Bill Reineke, R-Tiffin, said during a discussion by 40 manufacturing and government leaders and education administrators.
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POSTED ON MAY 4, 2017 BY TROY DAILY NEWS Continuous learning culture is key to Ohio’s success COLUMNS Ryan D. Burgess - Guest Columnist You and I may not be ready, but by the year 2021, it’s predicted we will be sharing the roads with a variety of driverless vehicles. Soon, drones will deliver packages to our doorsteps. These and other innovations, including artificial intelligence and robotics, will continue to have a profound and pos...
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As the director of the governor’s office of workforce transformation, Ryan Burgess had some wise words Saturday for the 2017 Spring Semester graduating class of Rhodes State College.
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