2 online job fairs Wednesday aim to help Wisconsinites unemployed during COVID-19

Shelley K. Mesch | Wisconsin State Journal A Madison staffing firm and local job centers are hosting job fairs Wednesday highlighting open jobs within dozens of local companies to help area residents who had been laid off due to the… Continue Reading 2 online job fairs Wednesday aim to help Wisconsinites unemployed during COVID-19

Third Generation Farmer Turns Civil Engineer

Farmer obtains degree to transition to land surveyor. Tim is a third generation farmer who had to look for work outside the farm. He connected with the WorkSmart Network in August 2018 to learn about the services and resources available… Continue Reading Third Generation Farmer Turns Civil Engineer

WDBSCW Hosts Virtual Annual Awards Celebration, Honors Participants and Businesses

MADISON, January 6, 2021 – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) honored five individuals with the Aspire Award and two community leaders with the Champions in Action Award during the 37th Annual Awards Celebration on December 9,… Continue Reading WDBSCW Hosts Virtual Annual Awards Celebration, Honors Participants and Businesses

Business Groups Say Some Industries Still Dealing With Worker Shortage

Read the Wisconsin Public Radio article here. Shortage Concerns Come Despite Elevated Unemployment Rate in Wisconsin By Rachael VasquezPublished: Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 5:45am The National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) says many businesses continue to deal with a shortage… Continue Reading Business Groups Say Some Industries Still Dealing With Worker Shortage