Workforce Solutions Capital Area developed this communications tool for its WorkNOW initiative which utilizes earned media, radio, email, digital media, and video to help Travis County residents rapidly link to a diverse range of fast-track, no-cost training programs. Read more.
On a 359-53 vote in the House and 92-6 in the Senate, Congress passed a $900 billion COVID-relief package and $1.4 trillion government funding package that gives critical pandemic aid to Americans, while securing federal agency operations through September 2021. Read more.
As people start to ponder how they can improve their lives post 2020 and in our, eventually, pandemic-free world, these reskilling and upskilling programs look like they could be useful and even life-changing opportunities. Read more.
The Restaurant Recovery Initiative provides for a series of videos that will share best practices to assist employers in adapting jobs to remote and contactless operations and in taking advantage of new service delivery trends. Read more.
El Paso Community College (EPCC) announced Friday that they will be awarded $1,500,000 through the Texas Reskilling Support Fund Grant Program. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) is awarding $18.1 million to 49 Texas higher education institutions as part of the first round of the program. ... Read More