Career Navigation Report + Webinar 3/4/15

February 12, 2015 Seattle Jobs Initiative is pleased to present our latest report on career navigation as well as share an opportunity to participate in our March 4th webinar featuring presenters from?SJI, The Aspen Institute’s Workforce Strategies Initiative,?Capital IDEA, and WorkLife Partnership — see registration details below! VIEW REPORT Workforce development strategies that offer career […]

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SJI?s Annual Conference Highlights Productive Persistence & Other Innovations in Education and Training

February 19, 2014 Last month, Seattle Jobs Initiative was pleased to bring together a diverse group of more than 120 community college staff members, educators, and community-based organization staff members for our 2014 Community College + Community-Based Organization Conference! This year?s sold-out conference featured national and local experts Bob Giloth (Annie E. Casey Foundation), David […]

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Transportation & Logistics Report + Webinar Rescheduled! 1/15/14

January 2, 2014 Seattle Jobs Initiative is pleased to present our latest labor market research, Transportation & Logistics: Education, Training, and Employment Opportunities for the Seattle Area’s Workforce. Seattle is home to a thriving transportation and logistics industry that accounts for approximately 25 percent of Washington State?s gross domestic product, while 40 percent of all […]

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Mark Your Calendars: 2014 CC-CBO Conference – January 30th

Seattle Jobs Initiative?s 2014 Community Colleges – Community-Based Organizations Conference on Innovations in Adult Training and Education Thursday, January 30, 2014 ? |?? 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PST) View event and registration information here. How can we support students and participants who want to succeed but are struggling? How can we help them develop […]

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Certificates Report + Webinar 9/11/13

September 5, 2013 Seattle Jobs Initiative is pleased to present our latest labor market research, Certificate Programs and Their Economic Value: A Look at King County Postsecondary Institutions. SJI works with local community colleges to creatively align our education and training programs with viable career opportunities. Many sub-baccalaureate certificates, of varying lengths and fields of […]

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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: […]

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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 […]

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Professional & Business Services Report + Webinar 3/28/13

Seattle Jobs Initiative is pleased to present our latest labor market research: Industry Sector Snapshot: Professional & Business Services.? This brief overview identifies the professional and business services 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 […]

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New Report: Entry-Level Job Requirements Employer Survey + Webinar 2/28/13!

Curious about what Seattle-area employers have to say about who they are looking to hire for their entry-level positions? Seattle Jobs Initiative asked them! Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) is pleased to present our latest labor market research, Entry-Level Job Requirements: An Assessment of Seattle-Area Employers. Authored by Northwest Social Research Group, this research is a […]

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New Soft Skills Research Online Now + Webinar 2/6/13!

January 18, 2013 Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) is pleased to present our latest labor market research, The Importance of Soft Skills in Entry-Level Employment and Postsecondary Student Success: Perspectives from Employers and Community Colleges. In SJI?s long history of working closely with employers to ensure that we are helping them get the skilled workers they […]

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