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July 27, 2017

 

Gov. Eric Holcomb, left, announced the creation of a new cabinet position, naming LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo, right, as the state's first Secretary of Career Connections and Talent.

Holcomb Creates New Cabinet Position For Talent Recruitment

LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo will become the state’s first Secretary of Career Connections and Talent.

July 18, 2017

 

Indiana's career and technical education programs are growing rapidly. Students from around the nation compete each year in job skills contests at the SkillsUSA national competition, pictured here.

Educators, Employers Will Use State Data To Tackle Local Job Needs

It's the next phase of the state's SkillUp program, which aims to help localize training efforts for an estimated one million job openings in the next decade.

June 12, 2017

 

A military serviceman looks for a seat at a state summit on hiring veterans last year.

Manufacturers Take Recruitment Of Veterans Into Own Hands

Conexus Indiana will partner with five big Indiana firms to run a new vet-focused jobs site that could eventually expand to other industries.

April 29, 2017

 

A worker helps assemble a truck trailer at Wabash National's Lafayette factory.

No Quick Fix: Workforce Training Bill Aims For Long-Term Overhaul

Indiana lags in training enough workers to fill thousands of open manufacturing jobs – and some say reforms passed this year won't help fix that fast enough.

February 21, 2017

 

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Report: Indiana Colleges Issuing More Career Prep Certificates

It's promising news for Indiana factories where many skilled, long-time workers are nearing retirement.

February 25, 2016

 

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Regional Cities Might Lack Enough Votes To Get Funding

The legislature allocated enough money last year to fund two initiatives, but the governor chose three recipients.

May 4, 2015

 

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State Job Market For New Grads At A 5-Year Best

IDWD spokesman Joe Frank says the state has gained nearly 14,000 manufacturing jobs and 50,000 total private sector jobs in the past two years.

December 12, 2013

 

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19,000 Hoosiers To Lose Unemployment Benefits In January

The federal government benefits up to 63 weeks have not been renewed for 2014.

May 23, 2013

 

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State Budget Increases Workforce Development Program Funding

The $5 million will be used for job training and a program offering free career certifications and high school equivalency degrees.

May 15, 2013

 

Classroom

Education Officials To Decrease College Remediation Rate

Officials are working on guidelines to spot those students while they are still in high school.

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