Jobseeker-Related Best Practices

Summer Youth

City of Los Angeles EWDD YouthSource and HireLA

WORKFORCE BOARD: City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA SUMMARY: In the City of Los Angeles, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a new goal to hire 20,000 young people for year round employment by 2020, more than quadrupling the number of...

Mojave High School WIOA Youth Program

WORKFORCE BOARD: San Bernardino County Workforce Development Board LOCATION: San Bernardino, CA SUMMARY: The Mojave High School Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Program owes its decade of success to a variety of factors, including strong...

Summer Youth Manufacturing Program – Wichita, KS

WORKFORCE BOARD: Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas LOCATION: Wichita, KS SUMMARY: Spirit AeroSystems and the Workforce Centers of South Central Kansas have partnered as part of the Youth Employment Project to offer the 2017 Summer Manufacturing Program to 20...

An Introduction to the World of Work

A Study of the Implementation and Impacts of New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program Read more here: An Introduction to the World of...

Palm Bay Summer Youth Employment

The City of Palm Bay, in coordination with CareerSource Brevard, has designed a summer youth employment program that teaches high school juniors the necessary soft skills and life skills to obtain and sustain employment. Under specific criteria, interested students...

Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment Program

Mayor Barrett’s Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment Program is designed to provide Milwaukee County youth with the training and skills needed to make a successful transition from subsidized to unsubsidized employment. The primary goal is to introduce...

Life Sciences Summer Institute

The Life Sciences Summer Institute (LSSI) nourishes a passion for science and math in San Diego’s next generation of scientists. SDWP—in collaboration with BIOCOM and the Southern California Biotechnology Center (SCBC) at Miramar College—created LSSI in 2005 to...

Shaping the Future Through Learn and Earn

A video from the Pittsburgh region highlighting successes in Earn and Learn program development, specific to youth populations in the area. Watch the video here: Shaping the Future Through Learn and...

Targeted Populations

Work Place for Veterans

The Work Place provides multiple options to serve low-income, homeless, disabled, and at-risk veterans. Through the Veterans Services Unit of The WorkPlace, veterans and their families have opportunities to receive services in a consumer-direct way. The WorkPlace...

Soft Skills for Success

Over the years several focus groups were conducted to determine the needs of Summit County employers. The overwhelming response was always the same, employers responded that they struggled most finding workers with basic job holding or “soft skills”. This result...

Step-Up Minneapolis

The City of Minneapolis STEP-UP Program, managed by City of Minneapolis Employment and Training, is a public-private sector partnership designed to provide low-income Minneapolis youth with a comprehensive array of employment and training services that focus on...

Texas Veterans Leadership Program

The Texas Veterans Leadership Program (TVLP) is a Texas Workforce Commission resource and referral network connecting returning veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with the resources and tools they need to lead productive lives and enjoy the full benefits of the society...

Code Oregon

Code Oregon is an innovative training program dedicated to teaching 10,000 Portland Metro residents how to code and prepare them for rewarding careers in software development, front and back-end web development, and design. Courses in coding languages such as Android,...

Health Careers for Youth – Seattle

Health Careers for Youth is an award-winning public-private partnership that makes education and employment in health care accessible to low-income youth, including bilingual youth of color. This highly successful model is part of the Health Careers for All (HCA)...

Project RISE

Project RISE is an intensive employment program for long-term unemployed individuals. All Project RISE participants attend a 4-Day Job Search Boot Camp and have access to individualized services which include a 3-day Re-Connection workshop, 1-to-1 personal career...

Shaping the Future Through Learn and Earn

A video from the Pittsburgh region highlighting successes in Earn and Learn program development, specific to youth populations in the area. Watch the video here: Shaping the Future Through Learn and...

Celebrating 10th Anniversary of N.J. Job Training Program

“State officials, community college and business representatives in New Jersey gathered at an aerospace equipment company in Wall Township Tuesday to celebrate the 10th anniversary of a workforce training program… Over 10 years, the program has trained...

Recruiting on the Road – Rochester (NY)

“RochesterWorks! strives to adjust our services to suit the demands of our customers; that’s why we’ve created Recruiting on the Road. Recruiting on the Road is a collaboration between Monroe County and RochesterWorks! that will bring our successful...

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