Each year the Texas Workforce Commission honors those employers whose innovation, hard work, and investment in the Texas workforce contributes to the state’s thriving economy and provides opportunities to more than 13 million workers. This program booklet provides summaries of all those employers nominated and their successful collaborations with Texas' 28 ...
Earning Confidence and Success in the Summer Earn and Learn Program – Workforce Solutions Capital Area
After entering the Summer Earn and Learn (SEAL) program, which provides pre-employment transition services to students with disabilities, Colton Head completed a weeklong Job Readiness Boot Camp led by Workforce Solutions Capital Area’s Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) youth contractor, Goodwill Industries of Central Texas. Read More
This video highlights the manufacturing sector in the Texoma area where more than 4,000 are employed in manufacturing, earning an average salary of $57,000. Read More
Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas offers an on-the-job training program that helps offset new-employee expenses. On-the-job training is one of the quickest and most successful ways for job seekers to develop specific employable skills. Job seekers obtain enhanced training while earning an income, becoming self-sufficient, and overcoming barriers to employment. Northeast ...
Workforce Solutions East Texas partners with Eastman Chemical Company and other area manufacturers and construction employers in the Pre-Apprentice Program Skills Investment program targeting out-of-school youth eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act services. With completion of the four-week classroom training program that offers soft skills with industry-specific orientation, participants ...
This comprehensive career awareness and skills training initiative is designed to develop a talent pipeline of skilled employees for careers in advanced manufacturing by implementing an industry-defined curriculum providing a comprehensive pathway for an educated and skilled workforce. The program was recognized by the Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) as ...
Workforce Solutions Lower Rio Grande partnered with the Mission Economic Development Corporation and other area partners on a High Demand Job Training grant from TWC to provide hundreds of youth ages 6 to 17-years-old with computer science coding classes. The program was recognized by the Texas Economic Development Council ...
This interactive site is a clearinghouse of all things workforce -- from information on WIOA and business and jobseeker success stories, to industry and jobseeker success stories. Read More
Rural Capital Area worked closely with RDC to support its recruitment activities, including offering Vice President Dave Holden office space at the Workforce Solutions Office in Round Rock to use to conduct interviews. During the first week of recruitment within Rural Capital Area facilities, RDC hired 15 new employees. ...
More than a dozen Local Workforce Development Boards were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments over the past year at the 20th Annual Texas Workforce Conference Board Awards ceremony last December in Houston. Read More