On August 2, New York Wired for Education hosted workforce professionals from 3 states at SUNY Polytechnic Institute to discuss career pathways strategy and implementation. The workforce boards will be launching Skillup America™ Portals to build a career pathways ecosystem of workforce, online training, community colleges, libraries, community-based organizations, and employer partners.
Nationally-acclaimed founder of Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA Inc. (NhN) Job Club, John Fugazzie, presented on NhN's goals and the strategy that made it the most rapidly successful job search group in the US. Watch the presentation: https://youtu.be/fnViD6icDDY
Ross Goodman, Associate Vice President of Business Development and Economic Outreach at SUNY Polytechnic Institute, presented on advanced manufacturing initiatives in New York State. View the slides: http://bit.ly/sunypolymfg
Ken Ryan, founder of the Employment & Training Institute and Partner at FutureWork Systems, presented on the PMQ tool and WIOA reporting metrics. The tool aggregates state-submitted data to view performance results, such as service results by zip code. Watch the presentation: https://youtu.be/AWuNcsniV5s