Author: Charlotte Works Staff

Charlotte Works congratulates the following clients who’ve recently landed: When Syreeta Ashford was laid off a year ago as a project manager with Central Parking System/SP Plus Corp., she knew it was only a matter of time before she was presented with another opportunity. In June 2014,...

Summer may be winding down, but we’re not! Check out our recent news! [caption id="attachment_3047" align="alignleft" width="170"] Youth Works participant Wendy De Leon Hernandez learns about the respiratory therapy program at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) as part of the Healthcare Career Exploration Day. Students visited...

If you’re not on Twitter – or on Twitter but not following Charlotte Works – you’re missing out on links to great sources for workforce policy information, job-search tips and advice for employers. Follow us today! (We're @CharlotteWorks) And check out some of our Tweets from the last...

Last month, community partners packed a training classroom at the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) maintenance facility to launch a pre-apprenticeship pathways program. [caption id="attachment_3000" align="alignleft" width="170"] The inaugural class of the pre-apprenticeship pathways program at CATS includes (left to right): Tyshawn Collins, Israel Garcia-Perez, Marcus Feagins...

Last month, Charlotte Works’ board of directors adopted a new strategic plan to continue the transformation started back in 2011. The three major issues our new plan addresses are economic mobility, system capacity-building and labor market intelligence. As employers struggle to find skilled workers, it’s becoming...

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