Workforce Investment Network

by Workforce Investment Network

Workforce Investment Network
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 7
  • Last: 7 Sep 2017
The official podcast of Workforce Investment Network. Created in 1998 after passage of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), WIN is now governed under a new legislative piece, known as the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Signed in 2014, WIOA officially went into effect July 2015, purposed with the intent of showcasing the importance of national workforce education and development, and contributing to continued stability in our nation's economic recovery. To learn more about Workforce Investment Network, visit www.workforceinvestmentnetwork.com

Episodes (7)

  • E01: How WIN Helps Job Seekers and Employers
    E01: How WIN Helps Job Seekers and Employers
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    Published: 3 Oct 2016 Duration: 16:01
    Alan Gumbel, the Deputy Director of Programs at Workforce Investment Network, discusses the various programs available both for job seekers and also employers. Alan shares about how WIN helps give job seekers hope in their job search and su... Read more →
    Alan Gumbel, the Deputy Director of Programs at Workforce Investment Network, discusses the various programs available both for job seekers and also employers. Alan shares about how WIN helps give job seekers hope in their job search and su... Read more →

  • E02: Creating Community Partnerships
    E02: Creating Community Partnerships
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    Published: 5 Oct 2016 Duration: 17:10
    This episode features an interview with Mark Sturgis, Executive Director of Seeding Success and board member of Workforce Investment Network, as he discusses how his organization partners with WIN, and the benefits of that partnership.  For... Read more →
    This episode features an interview with Mark Sturgis, Executive Director of Seeding Success and board member of Workforce Investment Network, as he discusses how his organization partners with WIN, and the benefits of that partnership.  For... Read more →

  • E05: How WIN Can Help Your Business
    E05: How WIN Can Help Your Business
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    Published: 19 Jan 2017 Duration: 15:21
    Phil Dotson, a business services analyst at Workforce Investment Network, discusses how WIN can help your business with hiring and training needs. Phil shares success stories of how WIN has partnered with area businesses and help them with ... Read more →
    Phil Dotson, a business services analyst at Workforce Investment Network, discusses how WIN can help your business with hiring and training needs. Phil shares success stories of how WIN has partnered with area businesses and help them with ... Read more →

  • E03: How WIN Helps Youth Find Good Jobs
    E03: How WIN Helps Youth Find Good Jobs
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    Published: 10 Jan 2017 Duration: 13:22
    Jessica Croslow, the Youth Services Manager at WIN, discusses the various programs that are available to youth to help them find a good job or a career. Jessica shares the biggest challenges that she sees when it comes to youth finding empl... Read more →
    Jessica Croslow, the Youth Services Manager at WIN, discusses the various programs that are available to youth to help them find a good job or a career. Jessica shares the biggest challenges that she sees when it comes to youth finding empl... Read more →

  • E04: Do You Qualify For This Training and Employment Program?
    E04: Do You Qualify For This Training and Employment Program?
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    Published: 12 Jan 2017 Duration: 15:46
    Keva Duckett, the SNAP Employment and Training Supervisor for WIN, discusses who is eligible for E&T training benefits and how to access those benefits. Discover the types of training that SNAP E&T covers and hear a success story about a pr... Read more →
    Keva Duckett, the SNAP Employment and Training Supervisor for WIN, discusses who is eligible for E&T training benefits and how to access those benefits. Discover the types of training that SNAP E&T covers and hear a success story about a pr... Read more →

  • E07: WIN's Youth Program- A Job Seeker's Story
    E07: WIN's Youth Program- A Job Seeker's Story
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    Published: 7 Sep 2017 Duration: 10:21
    In this episode, James, a formerly homeless job seeker discusses the benefits of going through WIN's youth program and how Workforce Investment Network helped him find housing. James discusses how he made it through tough times, and shares ... Read more →
    In this episode, James, a formerly homeless job seeker discusses the benefits of going through WIN's youth program and how Workforce Investment Network helped him find housing. James discusses how he made it through tough times, and shares ... Read more →

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