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From Shopko to Project Management – Eric’s Success Story

Eric was dislocated from Shopko in April 2019. He connected with the WorkSmart Network to learn about the services available to him through the DWG Retail Grant, including resume development and mileage assistance. He was interested in continuing his education… Continue Reading From Shopko to Project Management – Eric’s Success Story
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From Retail to Paralegal – Peter’s Success Story

Peter lost his job in late 2017 when Brennan’s Market closed all five locations. He connected with the WorkSmart Network through Rapid Response for assistance exploring careers outside the retail industry. At first Peter was unsure of his next step.… Continue Reading From Retail to Paralegal – Peter’s Success Story

More than 100 Workers Laid Off in Sun Prairie Following Sale of Kollege Town Sports

A Sun Prairie company will lay off 109 workers this spring after its parent company sold the business, according to a state layoff announcement. Kollege Town Sports, 1763 N. Bristol St., which is part of Rosemont, Illinois-based Riddell Sports Group,… Continue Reading More than 100 Workers Laid Off in Sun Prairie Following Sale of Kollege Town Sports

WDBSCW To Host Third Annual Workforce Strategies Summit

MADISON, February 27, 2020 – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) is hosting the third annual spring summit – the Workforce Strategies Summit: Retention – on March 17, 2020 from 8:00am – 3:30pm at Madison College (1701… Continue Reading WDBSCW To Host Third Annual Workforce Strategies Summit

TDCON20 to Take Place on February 26, 2020

Stevens Point, WI – The Wisconsin Workforce Development Association (WWDA), comprised of leadership from the eleven regional workforce development boards in Wisconsin that engage and provide statewide talent development strategies tailored to meet the needs of businesses and jobseekers, announced… Continue Reading TDCON20 to Take Place on February 26, 2020