The PA CareerLink® Luzerne County office at Wilkes-Barre is hosting a mini transportation and logistics industry job fair Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 from 10 AM-2 PM. Job seekers can stop by the Wilkes-Barre office, located at 32 E Union Street, to learn about open positions and apply with hiring managers the same day.
September is Workforce Development Professionals Month. In 2005, the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (NAWDP) designated this month to raise awareness about the importance of our industry to a growing national economy. To celebrate, we want to highlight and recognize the hard work being done by workforce professionals and the impact our programs and services make on our community.
On Thursday, August 12th, the PA Department of Labor & Industry is observing PA CareerLink® day throughout the commonwealth to encourage anyone who is unemployed or underemployed to join the workforce in PA. To celebrate, the PA CareerLink® Luzerne/Schuylkill Counties we’ll be hosting a series of events throughout the day to highlight how our programs and services help job seekers find employment, whether it be training and education to advance along your career pathway or 1:1 job search assistance.
Job searching is difficult. The process is often filled with stress, uncertainty, and rejection. We understand the emotional toll this can take on job seekers, which is why PA CareerLink® Luzerne County has put together a brand new workshop series titled, “From Wellness to Work,” for our participants.
Are you in recovery? Do you have previous or current involvement in the justice system? Either way, let’s talk reentry over coffee and tea!
What does an American Psychologist from the early 1900s have to do with attracting talent in the modern job market? Business Service Manager Tracy Kleban offered local employers an inside look into how Maslow’s theory could help them attract and retain high quality candidates.
PA CareerLink® in Luzerne and Schuylkill Counties are partnering with EDSI, a national workforce development company, to help today’s organizational and HR leaders better understand workplace challenges and develop creative solutions. Registration is now open for our employer webinar series, a complimentary service brought to you by the PA CareerLink® and Luzerne Schuylkill Workforce Development Board. Click on the title below to register in advance today.
Has the transition to virtual communication this past year felt overwhelming? Do you feel disconnected using emails and virtual meeting platforms? Navigating the remote workplace is a challenge, and understanding how to create meaningful connections through a screen has become an invaluable skill.
The Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Women’s Networking Committee has developed a brand new series for young women in our community. The “You Go Girl” Series: Life Skills for Young Women meets once per month throughout the year. The next session will be held on Thursday, February 25, at 3:30 pm. The series will cover a wide range of topics including budgeting, mindfulness, career counseling, creating a vision, and interview skills.
The PA CareerLink® REAL Reentry Program began a virtual coffee talk series to better connect with community partners and meet with potential new participants. During these virtual meetups, get to know the REAL reentry team as they share about their program and services while facilitating group discussion.
Starting next week, on Thursday, January 14th from 11 AM to 12 PM, the program kicks off the 2021 series in partnership with POUR Coffee House in Wilkes-Barre.