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Workers share experiences with workforce disaster recovery

The Missouri Disaster Recovery Jobs Program employed hundreds of workers providing disaster cleanup and humanitarian aid in tornado-ravaged Joplin and Duquesne along with other parts of Missouri plagued by flooding.  The Missouri Division of Workforce Development (DWD) recently published a 35-minute video highlighting DRJP statewide.  The WIB captured highlights of the work in Southwest Missouri…

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Education leaders share NCRC & CWRC benefits

A new video feature here at workready.info features four local education leaders discussing the benefits of the National Career Readiness Certificate and Certified Work Ready Communities.  These stakeholders commented on why the NCRC is the best vehicle to test work readiness, the motivation for students, connectivity to the workforce, opportunities for collaboration and growth in…

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Disabilities don’t have to be a roadblock on the career superhighway

American Job Centers are equipped with resources to remove all sorts of barriers, including disability. Accessibility is provided through physical and telecommunication resources in the center. Partnerships with groups such as Vocational Rehabilitation and PFH further enhance the center’s ability to help. Both agencies routinely collaborate with the center and both have local offices near…

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EO and DOL Website Notice

WIB EO Resources – http://www.workforcezone.net/eo/ Equal opportunity employer/program Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Missouri TTY User: 1-800-735-2966 or 711 for Relay Missouri. This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.  The product was created by the contracting agency…