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

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

Where Can Out-of-Work Wisconsinites Find Jobs?

Where Can Out-Of-Work Wisconsinites Find Jobs? Heavy Truck Drivers, Nurses Are the Positions with Most Online Job Listings in Wisconsin By Rachael VasquezPublished: Tuesday, November 3, 2020, 5:45am Tens of thousands of people remain out of work in Wisconsin as… Continue Reading Where Can Out-of-Work Wisconsinites Find Jobs?

WDBSCW to Host Drive Thru Job Fair in Baraboo, Madison

September 28, 2020, MADISON – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW), in partnership with the WorkSmart Network and Job Service, will host a third round of Drive Thru Job Fairs to connect workers affected by closures and… Continue Reading WDBSCW to Host Drive Thru Job Fair in Baraboo, Madison

WDBSCW To Host Second Drive Thru Job Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: WDBSCW Communications, gro.wcsbdwnull@slekehsbOn the web: www.wdbscw.org | On social media: @wdbscw WDBSCW To Host Second Drive Thru Job Fair September 10, 2020, MADISON – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) will host a second… Continue Reading WDBSCW To Host Second Drive Thru Job Fair

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