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Statewide Veterans’ Career Fair Held Recently Posted on Feb 27

On January 28, 2014, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts held the first Statewide Veterans’ Career Fair at the State House.  This career fair is the first of many initiatives to create a more inclusive workforce and to connect the Commonwealth’s Veterans to tangible state employment opportunities.    …Continue Reading Statewide Veterans’ Career Fair Held Recently

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.

Worker Success Story Posted on Dec 13

Worker Success Story

From time to time, we’ll feature success stories from workers who are willing to share their experiences with us.  This particular story is about Manny Cruz who turned his life around, and now has a good job with a great company.    Manny began working   …Continue Reading Worker Success Story

Employment and Training Assistance for Veterans Posted on Nov 22

Employment and Training Assistance for Veterans

Each November, there is a buzz in the air. It’s Hire-A-Veteran Month again, an important milestone to honor the brave men and women who have served our country, and to provide assistance to help them transition to civilian workforce.  One-Stop Career Centers across the state   …Continue Reading Employment and Training Assistance for Veterans