Welcome to the Workforce Situation Room – where we spotlight some of the promising and innovative solutions that address our most pressing workforce and economic challenges getting in the way of our mission at Workforce Solutions Borderplex: To power the people with the tools and opportunity to reach their potential in the workforce. Ultimately – our goal is to develop area business and economy.
Ep 03 - Remote Repercussions - Students speak out about pandemic-tainted education
As a solutions-based organization, our job is to address issues in the workforce head-on. Looking ahead, the Situation Room shares a rising concern of the aftereffects of COVID on education when it comes to the future workforce. How can we begin to address the impact of the pandemic on students and teachers in the year-long shift to distance learning? Rather than begin to propose any solutions we chose first, to listen.
Ep. 02 - Digital Solutions
The pandemic forced many businesses to rethink their entire operation to survive. Listen in on how empowering them with technology didn't just keep them and their employees afloat; it transformed the game of business.
Ep. 01 - Meet The Workforce Situation Squad
Welcome to the Workforce situation room!
In our inaugural episode, we introduce you to our Ladies of Leadership at Workforce Solutions Borderplex and talk about some of the most pressing Workforce and Economic challenges getting in the way of our mission at Workforce Solutions Borderplex, and how we are looking to overcome them.
Ladies of Leadership:
Bianca Cervantes, Communications Director.
Leila Melendez, CEO
Alma Aranda, Workforce Development Director
Karina Castillo, Senior Research Analyst
We believe every situation has a solution. Here's the situation...