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National partnership expands workforce credentials

The American Council on Education (ACE) and Credly officially announced that participants in ACE’s College Credit Recommendation Service (CREDIT®) will now be able to issue digital credentials through Credly, making it easier for working professionals to request academic credit for workplace training and to share evidence of their achievements online.  As a result of the…

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Navigating the world of online training

The Missouri Job Centers can help you sort the myriad of online training options and recommend the legitimate sources that can actually help meet your goals.  Online offerings range from basic computer skills, basic literacy, financial wellness, and others.  Check out these resources: Keytrain:  The premiere resource for beefing up basic workplace literacy skills specific…

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WorkforceZone Winter 2017: Workforce Strategies On-Track Amidst Change

The Winter 2017 edition of the WorkforceZone, the region’s quarterly journal for workforce development, features the theme of Workforce Strategies On-Track Amidst Change. The 14-page magazine-style format may be downloaded as a printer-friendly and tablet-friendly PDF. Check out individual articles online here at WorkforceZone.net as well. Download:  WorkforceZone 2017-1 Winter Online ( PDF 11mb) Making Regional…