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Posted 8/24/2017 7:44 PM by Brandon Carter
This blog was submitted by Stephanie South from the Employment and Training Administration.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:43 PM by Brandon CarterThis blog was submitted by Michael Baker. He is the Illinois Title I lead and the Governor’s designated point person for WIOA Plans and MOUs. He recently helped present a WIOA Wednesday Webinar on MOU Development. Michael has also led National Convening sessions and WIOA webinars on sector strategies, business engagement, work-based learning and workforce innovation. He can be reached at Michael.Baker@illinois.gov.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:42 PM by Brandon CarterThis blog was submitted by Byron Zuidema, ETA Deputy Assistant Secretary.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:37 PM by Brandon Carter
This blog was submitted by Virginia Hamilton from the Employment and Training Administration.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:35 PM by Brandon Carter
This blog was submitted by Diane Walton from the Employment and Training Administration.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:34 PM by Brandon CarterThis blog was submitted by Byron Zuidema.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:33 PM by Brandon Carter
This blog was submitted by Virginia Hamilton.
WIOA presents the opportunity for us to re-think the way we serve our customers. We have a chance to redesign our systems, our processes, even our brick and mortar centers. Your region may already be tackling big issues and tough questions.
Posted 8/24/2017 7:32 PM by Brandon Carter
This joint blog was submitted by:
Portia Wu- from U.S. Department of Labor
Johan Uvin- from U.S. Department of Education
Michael Yudin- from U.S. Department of Education
Janet LaBreck- from U.S. Department of Education
Mark Greenberg- from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Posted 8/24/2017 7:31 PM by Brandon Carter
This blog was submitted by Les Range.
July 1 is approaching fast, and it seems like we’re all looking at the same summer plans: half of us are focusing on the specific details in the statute and half are focused on the big ideas (how do we provide value to economic development in our region?) How do we manage it all? Big changes require big thinking.
Posted 3/10/2017 5:27 PM by Scott EstradaThis blog was submitted by Amanda Ahlstrand from the Employment and Training Administration.