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The official podcast of the Center for Workforce Innovation. The Center of Workforce Innovations is a mission-driven, non-profit organization that provides cost-effective solutions to meet the workforce-related needs of their customers. Solutions range from building and maintaining broad-based partnerships to assisting individual organizations in creating targeted talent recruitment and retention strategies.

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The official podcast of the Center for Workforce Innovation. The Center of Workforce Innovations is a mission-driven, non-profit organization that provides cost-effective solutions to meet the workforce-related needs of their customers. Solutions range from building and maintaining broad-based partnerships to assisting individual organizations in creating targeted talent recruitment and retention strategies.

    E17: Indiana's New High School Graduation Pathways Requirements

    E17: Indiana's New High School Graduation Pathways Requirements

    In this episode, learn more about Indiana's new graduation pathways requirements for high school students, and steps many of the READY Northwest Indiana (NWI) education leaders have taken for a successful launch of the requirements.

    • 23 min
    E16: Latinos Count- Preparing Latino Youth to Compete in a Global Environment

    E16: Latinos Count- Preparing Latino Youth to Compete in a Global Environment

    Steve Corona, Executive Director of Latinos Count, joins the program to discuss the work that his organization is doing to prepare Latino youth with the skills that they will need to compete for jobs in the 21st Century. Discover some of the most recent initiatives that the organization is engaged in, and how a focus on career pathways can make a difference in the lives of Latino youth. 

    • 27 min
    E15: Indiana's Work Ethic Certificate- Helping Young People Attain Crucial Job Skills

    E15: Indiana's Work Ethic Certificate- Helping Young People Attain Crucial Job Skills

    In this episode, you'll hear about Indiana's work ethic certification, and how it provides an opportunity for young people to attain crucial job and life skills. You'll hear how learning institutions are embracing this certificate, and the challenges and opportunities of this program.

    • 20 min
    E14: Early Education- Preparing The Workforce of Tomorrow

    E14: Early Education- Preparing The Workforce of Tomorrow

    In this episode you'll discover the connection between early childhood education and the workforce pipeline. Discover the work that is being done to prepare the workforce of tomorrow. 

    • 26 min
    E13: Getting Youth Ready For Work

    E13: Getting Youth Ready For Work

    In this episode you'll learn about the READY Initiative, which supports the unique aspects of community, school, and student, and embraces a commitment to regional thinking and acting in order to ensure prosperity by meeting the skill and education needs of employers throughout Northwest Indiana. 

    • 29 min
    E12: Midwest Urban Strategies- Linking Workforce and Economic Development

    E12: Midwest Urban Strategies- Linking Workforce and Economic Development

    In this episode you'll learn about Midwest Urban Strategies, and their coordinated effort on behalf of 13 Department of Labor urban workforce development boards to marry traditional workforce development practices with economic development. 

    • 18 min

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