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

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

WDBSCW Hosts Annual Luncheon, Honors Businesses and Participants

MADISON, December 11, 2019 — The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) honored 3 individuals with its Aspire Awards and 2 business leaders with the Champions in Action Awards during the organizations’ 36th Annual Board of Directors Meeting… Continue Reading WDBSCW Hosts Annual Luncheon, Honors Businesses and Participants

Local and state organizations trying to help retail workers find new jobs

As big box stores like Shopko and Toys “R” Us are closing, organizations at local job centers are trying to help displaced retail workers find new jobs. The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) is partnering with the… Continue Reading Local and state organizations trying to help retail workers find new jobs

Laid off workers invited to specialized career events

The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW), in partnership with the WorkSmart Network and Wisconsin Job Service, is hosting a transferable skills workshop on July 29 followed by an interview event on Aug. 22 for workers affected by… Continue Reading Laid off workers invited to specialized career events

Grant to address healthcare worker shortage

A Fast Forward grant totaling almost $386,000 has been issued to help the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) and UW Health address critical healthcare workforce needs in the Dane County region. In the last year, healthcare organizations… Continue Reading Grant to address healthcare worker shortage

Green County cheese maker deals with employee churn

In her almost 30 years working in human resources, Wendy Cuevas has never experienced the kind of difficulty hiring workers as she has today. At Monroe-based Klondike Cheese, where Cuevas is human resources manager, she has hired 188 temporary and… Continue Reading Green County cheese maker deals with employee churn