Over 80 local one-stop teams took part in ETA’s first ever Customer Centered Design Challenge, learning through a seven week online course and receiving one-on-one intensive coaching in how to use “design thinking” principles as they re-design their services under WIOA. Listen to participants across teams share their experiences and advice.
TANF practitioners explain how partnerships at their local American Job Centers are creating opportunities to reach more people who utilize their services.
Learn for leaders in the field about how WIOA is providing exciting new opportunities regarding Apprenticeship!
As two passionate workforce development specialists, Maria Morgan and Toni Caruso are going to give us a firsthand account of how they use the principals of customer-centered design in the development of their workshops, and how it can have a positive impact for One-Stop center customers.
Learn how your peers are cultivating partnerships within their One-stops.
Learn from your peers about promising practices used in building a talent pipeline!
Learn from you peers about how WIOA will transform the system from a business perspective.
One year ago today, President Obama signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. This law, passed with overwhelming bipartisan majorities, is helping transform federally funded job training programs across the country to ensure everyone can get the skills and training they need to punch their ticket to the middle class. We’re proud of the work we’ve done in the last year to implement WIOA and we thank everyone who has been involved across the country in helping us build a stronger, modernized workforce system for the 21st century. We’d like to share a short message with everyone as we commemorate this anniversary:
See how your peers are putting the customer at the "center" of everything they do in our Nation's One-stop Centers.
Learn from your peers about how workforce professionals are strategically forming their local boards!
This speech was recorded during the 2015 NAWB Conference held in Washington, D.C. The Secretary of Labor, Thomas Perez, speaks about the need for change in the workforce industry and the importance of this monumental legislation!
Learn from leaders in various states about the steps they have taken to prepare for the transformation that is WIOA!
Learn how local area workforce practitioners from around the country give examples of how the are creating, building, and maintaining strong One-Stop partnerships!
Learn how to maximize your customers’ strengths so that they may enhance their employment and educational outcomes. Check out the strengths-based customer service resources for front line staff on our site: View the 13 minute long video