Archive for June, 2013

Beyond the Headlines: Washington’s BFET Program

June 27, 2013

In this edition of Beyond the Headlines, we provide some quick facts illustrating the story of Washington’s Basic Food Employment & Training (BFET) program.

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Trade, Transportation & Utilities Report + Webinar 7/16/13

Trade, Transportation & Utilities Report + Webinar 7/16/13

June 24, 2013

Seattle Jobs Initiative is pleased to present our latest labor market research report: Industry Sector Snapshot: Trade, Transportation, and Utilities.

This brief overview identifies the trade, transportation and utilities industry’s current trends within the King County labor market in an effort to provide the workforce development community with answers to questions like:

  • How has the industry’s job growth improved since the end of the Great Recession?
  • How does the industry measure up relative to other industries in the area?
  • Which ...
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Upcoming S^3 Collaboratory Meeting Set For July 1

June 13, 2013

Student Support Services (S^3) Collaboratory Progress Meeting

July 1, 2013
2 pm ? 4 pm
Georgetown Campus ? South Seattle Community College
To RSVP, please click here.

Last July, Seattle Jobs Initiative began the work of the Pathways to Careers – Student Success Services (S^3) Collaboratory with the express purpose of creating a ?collaboratory? of experts and practitioners from Seattle Community College District (SCCD) Workforce Education, SCCD Student Services, and Community-Based Organizations to maximize and leverage our ...

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Beyond the Headlines: Working Poor Families Update

June 3, 2013

In this edition of Beyond the Headlines, we look at Working Poor Families Project data for Washington with a specific focus on providing a snapshot of working poor families as well as relevant employment conditions in our state.

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