News and notes

February 13, 2015 Charlotte Works Staff

We’ve got more news than a bag of conversation hearts! Here’s how we’re sharing the love this month:   Welcome new team members We welcome three new members to our team working to serve you better: Brittenay Causieestko-Lee joined us as an event coordinator. She’ll coordinate and manage the logistics for programs at the NCWorks […]

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More reasons to “heart” NCWorks Online coming in February!

January 16, 2015 Charlotte Works Staff

NCWorks Online, the state’s job-search website, will roll out more reasons for both job-seekers and employers to fall in love with it (and each other, hopefully!) next month: New features for job-seekers Resume Builder When creating your employment history, you’ll be offered the option of uploading information from your LinkedIn profile to complete your NCWorks […]

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News and notes

December 19, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

We’ve heard the period from Thanksgiving to New Year’s referred to as “National Goof-Off Month,” but that’s definitely not the case here at Charlotte Works! Check out everything that’s been happening: We give as good as we get Debra Dixon, Charlotte Works’ community partnership manager, and Wendy Lyons, talent engagement manager, joined staff and other […]

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News and notes

November 14, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

Lots of great things have been happening – and are coming up! – at your three NCWorks Career Centers: Charlotte Works in the news We’ve “fallen” into some great media coverage in the last month: WCNC-TV interviewed Shemia Williams, career coach, and client Veressa Hendrix for “Now is the best time of year to find […]

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“Ultimate Upfit Makeover” for Charlotte’s NCWorks Career Centers

September 19, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

Two local N.C. Division of Workforce Solutions (DWS) offices and Charlotte Works have collaborated for the past six months to radically improve local job-searching through an “Ultimate Upfit Makeover.” Out with sparse cubicles, clunky furniture, dingy tile flooring, slow computers and long lines of clients! In with new carpet, Spacia (wood flooring), vibrantly colored chairs, new […]

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Charlotte Works: Tweeting you to workforce success

August 15, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

Are you Tweeting? Are you following Charlotte Works? If not, you’re missing out on what we hope are some valuable resources for job-seekers, employers and self-described “policy wonks” alike! Here are some of the articles we’ve Tweeted about recently; check them out, then follow us at @CharlotteWorks and join the conversation! For job-seekers “The Hot New […]

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Pardon our mess as we work to serve you better!

July 18, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

Starting in the next couple of weeks, you’ll begin to see some exciting changes and improvements being made at the Charlotte Main and Charlotte South offices of the N.C. Division of Workforce Solutions (DWS). Some of the upgrades to our staffs and services will include: career coaches to provide one-on-one coaching, full-time resource associates to assist you […]

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New board chair opines on history, vision and twins

June 12, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

Dan Roselli, co-founder of Packard Place, was elected the new chair of the board of Charlotte Works at its April meeting. News @ The Works caught up with him recently to talk history (his and a famous figure from whom he draws inspiration), vision and twins. News @ The Works (N@TW): What’s your title and […]

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Charlotte Works welcomes new team members

Charlotte Works Staff

Charlotte Works is fortunate to have recently expanded our team of talented workforce professionals to serve you better: Jeff Adams advises clients every day in his role as career coach. He joins us from Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont, where he was a career development specialist. Adams brings more than 13 years’ experience in […]

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News and notes

May 16, 2014 Charlotte Works Staff

It’s been a busy month since our last issue and we have lots of news and notes to share: Board elects new officers At its April meeting, Charlotte Works’ board of directors elected new officers. Dan Roselli, Packard Place, will serve as chairman; Toya Allen, Cornerstone on Demand, will serve as vice chairman; and Jerome […]

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