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Category Archives: One-Stop Career Centers

New state-of-the-art Career Center opening in Boston on April 21. Posted on Apr 15

New state-of-the-art Career Center opening in Boston on April 21.

A new state-of-the-art career center – CareerSolution – will open in Boston on Tuesday, April 21.

One More Reason to Hire a Veteran Posted on Apr 13

One More Reason to Hire a Veteran

As massive snow drifts melt and make way for Spring, many people are trying to forget this year’s particularly harsh New England winter. Yet, some will be remembered for their fortitude and dedication displayed during many the frigid storm. Jerome McKoy is employed at Wheelock   …Continue Reading One More Reason to Hire a Veteran

Massachusetts veterans are getting hired! Posted on Jul 2

Massachusetts has seen a dramatic drop in the veterans’ unemployment rate down to 2.7%* in the first quarter of 2014. The national unemployment rate for all veterans has dropped from a high of 9.8% in 2011 to 5%. **

¿Necesita un trabajo? Consiga uno a través de nuestros 33 Centros de Recursos Profesionales One-Stop. Posted on Jun 19

¿Necesita un trabajo? Consiga uno a través de nuestros 33 Centros de Recursos Profesionales One-Stop.

Si usted está desempleado, o acaba de graduarse de la universidad o de la escuela secundaria o está pensando cambiar su carrera profesional, hay mucha ayuda para guiarle. Visite un Centro de Recursos Profesionales One-Stop de Massachusetts.

Need a job? Get a job through one of our 33 One-Stop Career Centers. Posted on Jun 17

Need a job?  Get a job through one of  our 33 One-Stop Career Centers.

If you are unemployed, just graduated from college, high school or looking to switch your career, there’s plenty of help to guide you. Just go to a Massachusetts One-Stop Career Center.

Spotlight on Success: Army Vet Gives Back What She Got At Plymouth Career Center Posted on Jun 13

Carin Smith served in the Army for 21 years before she retired to the south shore. One of the stops she made in her search for a civilian job was at the Plymouth Career Center. Like thousands of Massachusetts veterans, Carin received special one-on-one counseling   …Continue Reading Spotlight on Success: Army Vet Gives Back What She Got At Plymouth Career Center

Career Center Day at the State House – March 13, 2014 Posted on Mar 10

Career Center Day at the State House – March 13, 2014

Career Center Day is a special event set up to connect state legislators to Career Center services.  Legislators throughout the Commonwealth have been invited to participate and to help advocate Career Center services with constituents in their districts.  This event is open to the public.   …Continue Reading Career Center Day at the State House – March 13, 2014

Labor Market Exploration Information and Tools for Job Seekers Posted on Jan 31

Labor Market Exploration Information and Tools for Job Seekers

If you already have some skill sets and experience, and you are either looking to become re-employed or planning a career change, TORQ is a great tool to help you get started. It gives you a snapshot of what is taking place in your job market and relates it to your skills and experience.

Labor Market Exploration enhances job search success Posted on Jan 10

Labor Market Exploration enhances job search success

In this series on Labor Market Exploration, we will feature different information and tools that will enhance your job search.