Welcome to CareerSource Central Florida's Job Launchpad, a talent solutions podcast that ignites potential. Discover how to start your career journey, advance your skills and explore career possibilities. Analyze the labor market and talent needs for your business. For more information, visit careersourcecentralflorida.com.
E10: Finance 101
Now's the perfect time to review your financial choices to ensure a more successful 2021 and beyond. This episode we’re joined by Valerie Moses from Addition Financial to discuss financial literacy, best practices, and how to avoid common mistakes.
For more informational resources and financial insight from Addition Financial, please visit their website: https://www.additionfi.com/
E09: The Spirit of Giving
2020 was a year like no other! December's episode of Job Launchpad is here to help spread some sunshine throughout the holiday season. This month's podcast features local leaders and elected officials sharing inspiration and resources for our Central Florida Community. Join us as we share our favorite holiday traditions, reflections on 2020, and unique local resources for this holiday season and beyond.
Resources mentioned in this episode include:
Rep. Eskamani's Comprehensive COVID-19 Resources Website
CareerSource Central Florida
United Way of Central Florida
Second Harvest of Central Florida
Orange County Government
E08: Mind, Body, Resume
Episode 2 of JobLaunchPad features insight on how to strengthen your mind, body, and resume’. Join us for a discussion with Marni Stahlman, President and CEO of the Mental Health Association of Central Florida, Gabrielle Tafur, local dietician and...
E07: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Emerging Markets
Season two kicks off with an interview with Blake Thomas, CEO of Corkcicle, and Valda Coryat, CMO of Trulieve. The pair offer valuable insight into how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their businesses’ supply chains and customer experience, and the changes they made to adapt. Listen now to hear Blake and Valda’s thoughts on the importance of communication, the retention of high quality talent, and how the pandemic spurred innovation within their companies.
E06: CSCF Summer Youth Program: Training Young Adults for Meaningful Careers
In this episode, you'll hear from Jason Lietz, Director of Youth Programs at CareerSource Central Florida, as he discusses how CareerSource Central Florida helps train youth for meaningful careers. Discover both the summer youth program and the year-round youth programming and the services available for young adults across Central Florida.
E05: An Internship May Be Your Best Bet
Educational Training, Mentorship, Employability and Future Workforce are some of the most related words that highlight the value of an internship to both an intern and to its employer or a business. In this episode you'll hear a wonderful example of a paid internship program overseen by Florida’s second largest regional workforce board, CareerSource Central Florida.