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Finance and Insurance Industry in Spokane

October 21, 2017

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Job Fair Outcomes

June 02, 2017

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Next Generation Zone Success and Expansion

November 01, 2016

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Recruiting: Job Fairs | Cascade Windows

August 30, 2016

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Healthcare Industry: Labor Demand | Fortis Management and Interim

June 08, 2016

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Next Generation Zone | Advocacy

May 10, 2016

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Addressing the Skills Gap

March 31, 2016

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Succession Planning

February 29, 2016

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A Look Ahead at 2016

February 01, 2016

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Inclusive Hiring: Labor Market Information | Berg Company

January 12, 2016

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Construction Industry: Pre-Apprenticeship Program | Spokane Homebuilders As

December 03, 2015

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Avoid Making Bad Hires - Behavioral Interviewing Assistance Available

October 30, 2015

October 2015 Regional Workforce News   Enhance Hiring Practices Fulfilling Demand WorkSource Teaches Behavioral Interviewing Techniques for Business   The hiring process can be challenging, especially if it culminates in not  selecting the best person for the job. Hiring managers face the difficult task of ident ...Read full post.

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Supporting Youth Employment

September 25, 2015

September 2015 Regional Workforce News Regional Workforce Snapshot Labor Market Information Fulfilling Demand The Next Generation Zone Redesign     After experiencing ...Read full post.

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Thanking Our Partners | Celebration of Success (July 2015)

July 30, 2015

The SAWDC Thanks Our Many Partners Celebrations of Success The Passport to Career Success    The Passport to Career Success was recently made available to the community thanks to the hard work of members of the SAWDC Youth Council, local businesses, education and nonprofit partners, and young adult volunteers.&nbs ...Read full post.

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Healthcare Workforce Roadmap | St. Luke's Volunteer Program

June 25, 2015

June 2015 Regional Workforce News     The SAWDC Presents a Healthcare Workforce Roadmap   Healthcare and Social Assistance is Spokane's most competitive sector of economic activity. From 2013-2018, employment is projected to grow at a rate 50% faster than the average growth rate of all industries in Spokane County[1]. With average wages that are 10% higher than the average of al ...Read full post.

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Veterans Transition to Civilian Workforce | Avista Hires Veterans

May 28, 2015

May 2015 Regional Workforce News Labor Market Information   Fulfilling Demand The SAWDC Helps Military Veterans Transition to Civilian Workforce   Military veterans transitioning from active duty into the civilian workforce along with their spouses have long contributed to the growth of Spokane's ...Read full post.

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Educational Pathways: Passport to Career Success | Pearson Packaging (news)

March 27, 2015

March 2015 Regional Workforce News Labor Market Information   Fulfilling Demand SAWDC Announces Passport to Career Success The SAWDC Youth Council is pleased to announce a new downloadable multi-media tool for young adult career exploration. With the unemployment rate for young adults ages 16-24 hovering around 20%, a team of business leaders, young adults, educators, professionals, and community partners came together to create tangible career planning options ...Read full post.

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Transportation & Warehousing: Logistics Careers | Trans-System, Inc. (news)

February 28, 2015

February 2015 Regional Workforce News Labor Market Information   Fulfilling Demand Certifying Logistics Workers for Increased Performance Qualified and reliable logistics personnel play a critical role in the growing industries of the transportation and warehousing sector. Key responsibilities of these workers include receiving and storing products, processing orders, coordinating shipments, safely handling materials, quality control measures, communicating acr ...Read full post.

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Gearing up for 2015 (newsletter)

January 22, 2015

2014 Accomplishments and 2015 Goals Upon welcoming 2015, the gears are running smoothly as the Spokane Area Workforce Development Council continues to collaborate with local businesses, educational institutions and community partners to develop and lead a dynamic, demand-driven workforce for our region's industries. We have great plans in the works to make 2015 an even more productive year with goals to offer more services to support businesses, educators and workers in our r ...Read full post.

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Professional, Scientific, Technical: Project Management | Nuvodia

December 22, 2014

December 2014 Regional Workforce News Labor Market Information   Fulfilling Demand Project Management Skills Proving Invaluable Demand for qualified project managers spans across diverse employers in all industries. Typing "project manager" into any job search engine yields multiple job postings in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, construction, transportation, finance, engineering, information technology, education and more. A sample of key res ...Read full post.

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Manufacturing: Short-term Training | HOTSTART

December 02, 2014

November 2014 Regional Workforce News Labor Market Information   Fulfilling Demand 21st Century Career Skills - Next Steps for Young Adults     Spokane's Next Generation Zone is designed to prepare young adults to fill in-demand positions through workforce education and training. In an effort to prevent future skill shortages, the Next Generation Zone team has recently redesigned their teaching model to ...Read full post.

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June 2014 E-Newsletter

June 25, 2014

New partnership with FAFB and Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act passes the Senate are both featured in our June 2014 newsletter. ...Read full post.

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May 2014 E-Newsletter

May 30, 2014

New grant for long-term unemployed, new entrepreneurship program at WorkSource and more in the May E-Newsletter. ...Read full post.

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April 2014 E-Newsletter

April 29, 2014

Success stories and upcoming events in our April E-Newsletter.  ...Read full post.

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March 2014 E-Newsletter

March 27, 2014

New mentorship program, job fair and visit from the U.S. Secretary of Labor are highlighted in our March 2014 E-newsletter.  ...Read full post.

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February 2014 E-Newsletter

February 28, 2014

Teaching English language learners and job fair featured in our February e-news. ...Read full post.

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January 2014 E-Newsletter

January 30, 2014

Open Doors Spokane County Reengagement project, Work Ready Washington and more featured in the January 2014 e-newsletter. ...Read full post.

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Happy New Year 2014

December 23, 2013

Year-end greeting from the Spokane Area Workforce Development Council ...Read full post.

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November 2013 E-Newsletter

November 27, 2013

Career readiness project and Work Ready Washington featured in our November E-newsletter.  ...Read full post.

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October 2013 E-Newsletter

October 30, 2013

WorkSource success story, shutdown impact, Careers in Energy Week and more featured in our October 2013 E-newsletter.  ...Read full post.

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September 2013 E-Newsletter

September 30, 2013

WDC Sponsors Pathways to Apprenticeship event, financial class begins at the Next Generation Zone and more in the September 2013 newsletter. ...Read full post.

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August 2013 E-Newsletter

August 26, 2013

Start Next Quarter, Workforce Investment Act and youth success featured in the August 2013 newsletter. ...Read full post.

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July 2013 E-Newlsetter

July 30, 2013

Grant awards, success stories and more featured in the July E-Newlsetter.  ...Read full post.

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