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Jacob’s Success Story

Worker enters apprenticeship training at WRTP/Big STEP. Jacob connected with the WIOA Title I program because he was having troubles entering an apprenticeship in the construction trades industry. His Career Planner connected him with a construction-focused pre-apprenticeship training through WRTP/Big… Continue Reading Jacob’s Success Story
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Jennifer’s Dislocated Worker Success Story

Participant receives services from the DWG Retail Grant. Jennifer was dislocated from Shopko in March 2019. She connected with the WorkSmart Network through Rapid Response sessions to learn about the services available to her through the DWG Retail Grant. I… Continue Reading Jennifer’s Dislocated Worker Success Story
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From Shopko to Project Management – Eric’s Success Story

Dislocated retail worker moves into project management. 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.… Continue Reading From Shopko to Project Management – Eric’s Success Story
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From Retail to Paralegal – Peter’s Success Story

Dislocated worker uses retail experience in new career. 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… Continue Reading From Retail to Paralegal – Peter’s Success Story