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Community Spotlight: Older Workers

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Older Workers Community of Practice (CoP). This community offers an online hub to share resources, news, and emerging practices about the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), which provides on-the-job skills training to individuals 55 or older with limited financial resources.

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Posted On: 9/5/2018 11:45 AM

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Workforce Innovation Cohort Challenge

Are you looking for an opportunity to engage with peers locally and nationally across the workforce system to pilot innovative solutions to address disability and employment issues?  ETA is pleased to announce another exciting cohort challenge that will address three topic areas: 1) Accessibility; 2) Customer Service; and 3) Employer Engagement.  Let’s brainstorm and develop solutions together to support individuals with disabilities enter, stay in, or return to the labor force.

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Posted On: 9/25/2018 12:31 PM

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WorkforceGPS Community Spotlight: Grants Application and Management

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team is pleased to highlight the Grants Application and Management Community. We recognize that managing a grant can sometimes be an overwhelming responsibility. This site is your one-stop source for tools, training, and resources to ensure effective management of your ETA grant. 

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Posted On: 7/12/2018 9:11 AM

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Celebrate NEOWW! It’s National Employ Older Workers Week

September 23rd – 29th, 2018 is National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW). During the last full week of September, NEOWW annually recognizes the vital role of older workers in the workforce and aims to increase awareness of this segment of workers and develop innovative strategies to utilize it.

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Posted On: 9/20/2018 9:34 AM

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WorkforceGPS Community Spotlight: Youth Summer Jobs

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to re-introduce you to one of our Communities. June is the end of the school year and many youth that are of working age are experiencing their first summer job. WorkforceGPS houses a community designed just for Youth Summer Jobs. 

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Posted On: 6/29/2018 12:10 PM

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The Evaluation and Research Hub is live!

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Evaluation and Research Hub! The Eval Hub is a platform for workforce development professionals to increase their organization’s capacity to evaluate its workforce development programs, services or interventions.

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Posted On: 12/14/2018 2:10 PM

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March: Women’s History Month

Each March, the United States observes Women’s History Month, which is dedicated to the contributions that women have made to this nation over the years.

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Posted On: 3/1/2018 4:35 PM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: Business Engagement Collaborative

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Business Engagement Collaborative Community of Practice (CoP). The Business Engagement Collaborative is a community that shares a commitment to providing economically valuable solutions for businesses across the business life cycle. This community exists to share our ideas, experiences, resources and outcomes, and it promotes innovations to business engagement strategies, tactics, partnerships, measurements, and more.

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Posted On: 3/22/2018 5:22 PM

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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)

Reflecting a commitment to a robust and competitive American labor force, the 2018 National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) theme is “America’s Workforce: Empowering All.” Observed each October, NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.

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Posted On: 12/14/2018 2:02 PM

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WorkforceGPS Turns 2

During WorkforceGPS’ first year, the team focused largely on improving the functionality of the website and adding new features (remember Chat?). Over the last 12 months, we have continued to make sure things are in tip-top shape technically speaking, but we have also shifted our focus to ensuring easy access and consumption of WorkforceGPS resources—

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Posted On: 4/18/2018 9:05 AM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: CCD

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to re-introduce you to the Customer Centered Design (CCD) Community of Practice—our newest Community of Practice (CoP).

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Posted On: 1/26/2018 10:14 AM

Innovations in Action

Innovations in Action are brief summaries of promising practices from across the public workforce system. Innovations in Action are noteworthy because they represent timely, real-world examples of practitioners finding creative solutions to the challenges they face in helping to improve work opportunities for Americans.   

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Posted On: 7/3/2018 12:17 PM

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February: African American History Month

Each February, our nation celebrates African American History Month and their contributions—as activists, educators, and leaders. We especially honor and recognize the efforts of these individuals as it relates to access to and success in the workplace for all Americans.

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Posted On: 2/5/2018 1:14 PM

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WorkforceGPS Community Spotlight: Older Workers

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to re-introduce you to one of our Communities of Practice. May is Older Worker Month, and WorkforceGPS houses a community designed just for this population: Older Workers.

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Posted On: 5/25/2018 7:48 AM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: YouthBuild

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the YouthBuild Community of Practice (CoP).

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Posted On: 2/21/2018 11:41 AM

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WorkforceGPS Spotlight: Our Homepage

Today, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to re-introduce you to our homepage. Although much of it remains the same, we have recently implemented a small but significant change to the top-level navigation—

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Posted On: 5/9/2018 2:29 PM

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HIRE Vets Medallion Program

This is the landing page for the HIRE Vets Medallion Program, which rewards employers who hire our nation's veterans.

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Posted On: 12/14/2018 2:06 PM

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Summertime Beach Reads

Check out the Workforce System Strategies community’s one-page fact sheet that highlights all of the great resources on the site and the different classifications of materials--from evaluation reports to policy and practice briefs to how-to guides and profiles.

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Posted On: 8/20/2018 9:45 AM

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Apprenticeship Business Engagement Tools

The Apprenticeship Community has developed three tools that provide resources for workforce, education, and apprenticeship practitioners directly conducting business engagement with employers.

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Posted On: 8/6/2018 10:25 AM

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Youth Apprenticeship

Businesses, workforce professionals, educators, and others are looking to pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship as an effective way to start high school students and other youth on a career pathway that leads to good wages and opportunities for advancement. Check out these resources to help you grow apprenticeship for the youth and young adult populations.     

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Posted On: 1/15/2019 1:46 PM

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Being a Mentor Resources

January is National Mentoring Month to help promote youth mentoring in the United States. To focus on serving the disability population, a number of specialized resources have been compiled to increase awareness of its impact and the different technical assistance tools available to help bridge the mentoring gap. 

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Posted On: 1/15/2019 1:40 PM

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Assessing Recent Trends of Older Workers in the Labor Market

These resources explore why older workers continue to work and provide a snapshot of their labor force participation rates by demographic group and type of occupation.

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Posted On: 1/15/2019 1:46 PM

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Joining Is Easier Than Ever

Becoming a WorkforceGPS member takes only minutes.  If you are not already a member, there’s no better time to join. 

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Posted On: 6/14/2019 10:45 AM

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Searching Is Faster Than Ever

WorkforceGPS has a trove of technical assistance resources such as webinars and online trainings.

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Posted On: 6/14/2019 10:59 AM

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WIOA MythBusters

If you have a myth that needs clarification – please send it to dol.wioa@dol.gov MythBusters 2.0 Now Available As myths about WIOA continue to bubble up from the workforce system, we continue to work to provide facts to dispel them. Click on the link below to check out the second series of MythBusters featuring 11 new topics.

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Posted On: 5/28/2019 7:38 AM

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TEGL 14-18: Aligning Performance Accountability Reporting, Definitions, and Policies

Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) 14-18 -- Aligning Performance Accountability Reporting, Definitions, and Policies Across Workforce Employment and Training Programs Administered by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).

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Posted On: 5/28/2019 7:34 AM

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DOL YouthBuild Program Manuals

The DOL YouthBuild Program Manuals provide guidance and best practices for running a successful YouthBuild Program. These manuals comprise all of the necessary components in the YouthBuild Model.

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Posted On: 4/19/2019 7:54 AM

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Disability Employment Initiative and Career Pathways Series

This three part DEI Grantee Learning Opportunity provides examples of how DEI projects are using DEI intervention strategies to create inclusive career pathways.

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Posted On: 3/18/2019 11:12 AM

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Connecting the Pieces – Disability Employment Initiative (DEI)

On April 1, 2019, Disability Employment Initiative (DEI) grant resources were folded within the “Disability and Employment” Community in WorkforceGPS. The historical DEI grant resources to support the 55 DEI projects in 30 states can also help support the broader workforce. Today, there are 12 DEI Projects implementing the grant. 

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Posted On: 4/2/2019 1:17 PM

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Periodic Table of STEM Occupations Released by Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) created an interactive periodic table of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) occupations instead of chemical elements.

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Posted On: 2/11/2019 10:02 AM

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AJC Customer Flow Scenarios now available in Spanish

The AJC Customer Flow Scenarios have been highly successful as a resource for American Job Center (AJC) customers and as a staff training tool. To expand their usefulness to a broader customer base there is now a Spanish translation for each scenario. Like the original scenarios, these are best utilized as a discussion guide when assisting a customer to identify and achieve their goals.

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Posted On: 3/15/2019 2:44 PM

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Career Videos Available from CareerOneStop!

CareerOneStop Videos Depict Everyday Responsibilities of More Than 800 Careers and give career explorers, students, and job searchers a portrait of life in hundreds of careers—from Actor to Zoologist. The videos bring to life the responsibilities, work settings, and employment trends for a broad range of occupations with updated information and context for career explorers navigating today’s employment world.

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Posted On: 2/7/2019 8:07 AM

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Join the WIOA Peer Learning Network

Looking for an opportunity to connect with experts and peers across the country on WIOA implementation? If so, think about jointing one of our virtual peer learning groups (PLGs)!

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Posted On: 6/25/2016 5:35 PM

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Now Available: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Final Rules (Advanced Posting)

The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education have made publicly available five rules to implement the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (Pub. L. 113-128). President Barack Obama signed WIOA into law on July 22, 2014.

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Posted On: 8/9/2016 2:23 PM

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National Employ Older Workers Week (9.18-24.2016)

Observed last week, National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) is held annually the last full week of September to recognize the vital role of and increase awareness about older workers in the workforce.

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Posted On: 9/27/2016 10:21 AM

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Wednesday + WIOA = Implementation Success

Taking place on Wednesday afternoons throughout the coming months, the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) will be offering technical assistance (TA) to the public workforce and education system on WIOA Final Rule implementation via webinar.

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Posted On: 12/9/2016 10:49 AM

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Veterans Day Celebrated 11/11

Veterans Day, which is celebrated annually on November 11th, became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Veterans Day honors American veterans–living or dead–but especially gives thanks to living veterans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime, while Memorial Day—celebrated the fourth Monday in May—honors American service members who died in service to their country or as a result of injuries incurred during battle.

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Posted On: 11/7/2016 11:12 AM

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WorkforceGPS Announces New Collection for Reemployment Connections

WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that we have a new collection available for Reemployment Connections.

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Posted On: 10/14/2016 11:49 AM

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October is NDEAM!

Observed each October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a diverse workforce that includes their skills and talents. NDEAM dates back to 1945, when Congress declared the first week in October "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week." For more information and resources, visit our Disability and Employment Community of Practice.

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Posted On: 10/3/2016 8:59 AM

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ION Launches New Focus Areas Tab

We’ve talked about the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) Community of Practice on WorkforceGPS throughout the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) implementation process, so you are likely already familiar with this online interagency bookmark.

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Posted On: 1/31/2017 7:46 PM

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NAW—National Apprenticeship Week

This week, November 14th – 20th, we celebrate NAW—National Apprenticeship Week—which occurred last year for the first time following a proclamation by President Obama.

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Posted On: 11/14/2016 11:25 AM

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November is Native American Heritage Month

This month, we commemorate Native American Heritage Month.

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Posted On: 11/3/2016 4:58 PM

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Join a Community of Practice/Collection on WorkforceGPS Today!

We know that you loved being a member of Communities of Practice and/or Collections on Workforce3 One, so we want to make sure you know how to connect on WorkforceGPS.

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Posted On: 5/23/2016 3:26 PM

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WorkforceGPS Adds New Community & Collection

WorkforceGPS  recently launched a new Community of Practice (COP), Youth Summer Jobs, and a new Collection, ETA Grantee Products.

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Posted On: 12/22/2016 11:14 AM

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Most Well-Attended Workforce3 One Webinars in 2015

Though WorkforceGPS has replaced Workforce3 One, we made sure that the top webinars from 2015 made the transition too!

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Posted On: 4/12/2016 8:07 PM

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Public Service Recognition Week: May 1-7, 2016

The first week in May is designated Public Service Recognition Week each year to highlight the important work that federal, state, and local government employees do in service to the American public. Read about the various events and celebrations happening across the country in honor of this week.

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Posted On: 5/3/2016 10:16 AM

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TEN 33-15: Announces the launch of WorkforceGPS.org

TEN 33-15: Announces the launch of WorkforceGPS.org – ETA’s new technical assistance website. WorkforceGPS.org will replace Workforce3One.org immediately.  

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Posted On: 4/28/2016 11:11 AM

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Need Help Navigating WorkforceGPS?

WorkforceGPS was designed to make the user experience easy and uncomplicated across all devices, so that system professionals can spend less time trying to find the right tools and more time using them. However, we understand that with change, there may be questions.

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Posted On: 4/14/2016 11:04 AM

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ApprenticeshipUSA Toolkit Released

The new ApprenticeshipUSA Toolkit provides tools and resources on apprenticeship – a proven “earn and learn” model with benefits for both employers and job seekers. 

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Posted On: 12/12/2015 7:29 AM

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Pre-record Webcast on the WIOA NPRM

A pre-recorded webcast designed to assist workforce system stakeholders with the formal process of reviewing and commenting on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRMs) is now available.

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Posted On: 5/14/2015 12:00 PM

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WIOA Quick Start Action Planner (QSAP)

ETA has released a new technical assistance tool for WIOA implementation.  The WIOA QSAP is an interactive, self-paced assessment tool designed to help leaders at all levels of the public workforce system prepare to implement WIOA.  Identify your workforce system’s strengths and areas for improvement, and access resources to help you plan and prepare for WIOA.

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Posted On: 6/11/2016 6:23 PM

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NASWA Survey Highlights Workforce Programs within State Workforce Agencies

Have you ever wondered which programs are handled by which State Workforce Agency (SWA)?  The 2015 NASWA State Organizational Structure Survey shows how workforce and partner programs are organized within SWAs across the country. Among the results: 23 states and the District of Columbia all have SWAs that administer the same six programs: WIOA, Unemployment Insurance, Wagner-Peyser, TAA, LMI, and Veterans Affairs.  

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Posted On: 9/21/2015 3:10 PM

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ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERs Initiative

The White House and the U.S. Department of Labor recently jointly announced the launch of the ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERs initiative.  Designed to encourage employers to share innovative practices and partnerships, ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERS is aimed at expanding apprenticeships within their industries, supply chains, and geographic locations.

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Posted On: 2/23/2015 3:24 PM

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Building TANF and WIOA Partnerships to Improve TANF Recipient Employment Outcomes Webinar

The Department of Health and Human Services is hosting a virtual townhall style webinar. Building TANF and WIOA Partnerships to Improve TANF Recipient Employment Outcomes: Lessons Learned from TANF/WIA Coordination is scheduled on Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Register now for the event. Interested stakeholders are encouraged to submit questions ahead of time. Please submit any questions you may have to Damon Waters by January 13, 2015 at damon.waters@acf.hhs.gov.

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Posted On: 1/9/2015 1:45 PM

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Collection Spotlight: Veterans’ Priority

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to Veterans’ Priority,  a  centralized collection of information for Veterans’ programs, policies, and initiatives which primarily effect the Wagner-Peyser and Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) employment and training programs.

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Posted On: 10/24/2017 9:11 AM

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WorkforceGPS Is Taking Your Relationship to the Next Level; Chat (Beta Version) Now Available!

We know you’ve been in love with WorkforceGPS for a while now, and things are getting pretty serious. That’s why we’re taking things to the next level and introducing you to Chat.

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Posted On: 10/18/2017 7:54 AM

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Abridged Version of Universal Design Webinar Now Available

Last spring, in March of 2017, the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) hosted a WIOA Wednesday on universal design and taking a customer-centered approach in the American Job Center. Although you can always access the event’s recording, the WorkforceGPS Team understands you might not have an hour to dedicate to watching it. That’s why we have created an abridged version that’s less than three minutes long, as well as an executive summary of the full event.

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Posted On: 10/27/2017 12:51 PM

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Youth Services Team to Hold WIOA TA Series

On October 24th and 25th, the Youth Services Team within the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) will host a series of webinars entitled, "Our Journey Together: The WIOA Youth Program Technical Assistance (TA) Series." These four events will support the workforce system in their programming efforts to improve outcomes for youth.

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Posted On: 10/10/2017 10:45 AM

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WorkforceGPS Welcomes H-1B Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI) Community of Practice

WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that a new Community of Practice (CoP), specifically for H-1B Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI) grantees, is now available.

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Posted On: 10/4/2017 11:35 AM

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WorkforceGPS Welcomes H-1B America’s Promise Community of Practice

WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that a new Community of Practice (CoP), specifically for H-1B America’s Promise grantees, is now available.

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Posted On: 1/2/2018 3:15 PM

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WorkforceGPS Welcomes Customer Centered Design Community of Practice

The WorkforceGPS Team is proud to announce that a new Community of Practice (CoP) focused on Customer Centered Design (CCD) is now available.

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Posted On: 1/11/2018 12:20 PM

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Happy Labor Day from the WorkforceGPS Team

Celebrated annually the first Monday in September, Labor Day is a national holiday that pays tribute to the workers who have contributed to the social and economic well-being of America and its people.

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Posted On: 8/31/2017 8:43 AM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: H-1B Strengthening Working Families Initiative

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to H-1B Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI) Community of Practice.

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Posted On: 12/21/2017 12:36 PM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: Older Workers

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Older Workers Community of Practice (CoP). This CoP offers an online hub to share resources, news, and emerging practices about the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), which provides on-the-job skills training to individuals 55 or older with limited financial resources.

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Posted On: 8/22/2017 12:49 PM

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New Tutorial Available; Learn How to Update Your Member Profile

An up-to-date Member Profile on WorkforceGPS is the first step in connecting with your colleagues as it enables your peers to find you in the Member Directory. If you haven’t updated your WorkforceGPS Member Profile recently, check out our latest tutorial on how to do it, then visit your Member Profile and ensure your information is current, so you don’t miss a thing!  

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Posted On: 8/10/2017 2:04 PM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: Youth Summer Jobs

With summer officially underway, the WorkforceGPS Team wants to take a moment to highlight one of our newest Communities of Practice: Youth Summer Jobs.

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Posted On: 6/29/2017 8:12 AM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: Disability and Employment

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Disability and Employment Community of Practice (CoP), an online learning destination for public workforce system staff and partners, jobseekers, community-based organizations, grantees, and businesses that provide services and programs to people with disabilities and/or other challenges to employment.

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Posted On: 9/26/2017 10:36 AM

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2017 WIOA National Convenings Toolkit Released

Following the 2017 WIOA National Convenings, the WorkforceGPS Team has compiled additional related technical assistance materials and resources, including relevant webinars, policy guidance and toolkits, and organized them by the six convening tracks, as well as a section for the special sessions on civil rights.

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Posted On: 6/12/2017 11:48 AM

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Celebrate NEOWW! It’s National Employ Older Workers Week

This week, September 24th – 30th, 2017 is National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW). During the last full week of September, NEOWW annually recognizes the vital role of older workers in the workforce and aims to increase awareness of this segment of workers and develop innovative strategies to utilize it.

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Posted On: 9/20/2017 10:43 AM

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2017 WIOA National Covenings Resources Available

This spring, the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners, will host three national convenings. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.

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Posted On: 4/25/2017 7:59 AM

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October 2017: National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM).

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Posted On: 10/2/2017 9:48 AM

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Community of Practice Spotlight: Apprenticeship

Last week, NationalApprenticeship Week celebrated apprenticeship as a proven talent development strategy helping to close the skills gap in the U.S.  As interest in apprenticeship continues to build, the WorkforceGPS Team wants to make sure you know that the ApprenticeshipUSA Community of Practice (CoP) is available to help you turn interest into new apprenticeship opportunities.

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Posted On: 11/20/2017 8:08 AM

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New WorkforceGPS Collection: Performance Reporting

WorkforceGPS is proud to announce the release of its latest collection, Performance Reporting. This is a centralized collection of information for Performance Reporting-related policies and resources for the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration’s (ETA) employment and training programs.

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Posted On: 11/15/2017 12:35 PM

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National Apprenticeship Week: November 13 - 19, 2017

Mark your calendars! Next week— November 13 - 19, 2017—is the third annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW).

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Posted On: 11/8/2017 10:11 AM

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Updates to ION: Continuing to Help You Navigate to WIOA Implementation Success

No matter how exciting the trip is, it’s better with a map you can trust. We know that implementing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has been a ride, and we want to help you as you continue to navigate to success.

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Posted On: 3/13/2017 8:53 AM

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2017 WIOA National Convenings Update

In February, we asked you to save the date for three national convenings hosted by the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.

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Posted On: 3/13/2017 9:58 AM

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ETA Grantee Products Joins WorkforceGPS as New Collection

The Workforce GPS team is pleased to introduce a collection of curated federally-funded resources developed by U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (ETA) grantees and workforce system partners.  These products can be found under the Collections tab by selecting ETA Grantee Products.  

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Posted On: 3/10/2017 8:43 AM

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Save the Date: 2017 WIOA National Convenings

In the spring of 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners, will host three national convenings. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.  

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Posted On: 3/6/2017 3:21 PM

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WorkforceGPS Adds New Collection for Grant Management

We are pleased to announce a new collection on WorkforceGPS—the Grants Application and Management Collection, your one-stop source for tools, training, and resources to ensure effective management of your U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration grant.

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Posted On: 2/21/2017 3:01 PM

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Customer-Centered Design – Round 3: Registration is Now Open!

Customer-Centered Design (CCD) is an amazingly generative process that starts with people and ends with surprising answers tailor-made to put our customers' needs at the center of service delivery, processes, and customer flow. Implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) gives us a huge opportunity to step back from business as usual and design services with the customer in mind. CCD Round 3 has officially launched!

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Posted On: 1/27/2017 10:57 AM

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Collection Spotlight: LMI Central

This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to LMI Central, a portal to innovative and relevant sources of workforce and labor market information for data-driven planning.  The Labor Market Information (LMI) Central collection (or LMI Central for short) provides a diverse palette of LMI resources to assist you in "painting a picture" of your labor market and to help you improve your employment and training programs and policies.

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Posted On: 7/25/2017 11:59 AM

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WorkforceGPS Welcomes H-1B TechHire Community of Practice

WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that a new Community of Practice (CoP), specifically for H-1B TechHire grantees, is now available. The H-1B funded TechHire grant program is a key component of the TechHire Initiative, a bold multi-sector effort that provides American workers with critical information technology skills for today’s high-growth careers.

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Posted On: 7/18/2017 9:57 AM

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AJC Customer Flow Scenarios Now Available

Many states and local areas have expressed a need for tools that help American Job Centers (AJCs) coordinate staff and partners to work collaboratively across programs. This newly released tool features five illustrated stories that represent scenarios of customer experiences and the guidance an AJC staff member might provide. These stories demonstrate the characteristics of a high-quality one-stop center, as described in TEGL 04-15. To view this resource, click here.

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Posted On: 8/1/2017 11:53 AM

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