Utilizing human resources to create a more engaged and fulfilled workforce
April 6, 2023
The San Diego Employers Association (SDEA) helps small to mid-size businesses with HR support so both the business and their staff can thrive. SDEA helps its members navigate the complex nuances of employment law and compliance by providing personalized support and access to various HR advice, tools, resources and training services.
Women-owned tech business builds brand loyalty and sustainable growth through funding
April 2, 2023
Sticky Digital is a startup digital marketing agency that helps its clients build brand loyalty through innovative emails and personalized messages. When their business started to grow, one of the founders and current chief revenue officer, Nicole Glock, contacted the San Diego Workforce Partnership’s business engagement team for help with hiring and training new employees.
Breaking down barriers: How FutureStitch is disrupting norms and finding talent through On-the-Job training
January 12, 2023
Accessing On-the-Job Training funds allows local manufacturer, FutureStitch, to invest in the surrounding community, hiring and training formerly incarcerated women. Rather than just aiming for a higher bottom line, FutureStitch measurements of success include employee happiness, retention and reduction in recidivism. Read on to learn how they do it and why it matters.
Talent Rewire recognizes the importance of investing in frontline workers
October 24, 2022
Talent Rewire creates a better workforce by working with employers who want to increase their investment in equity, inclusion, opportunity and mobility for people facing systemic barriers to employment. Through innovative research, tools and programs they help employers become active agents of systems change.
Software company bridges the gap between technology and underemployment
August 1, 2022
ServiceNow is a software company that develops a cloud computing platform to help companies manage digital workflows for enterprise operations. TechHire program participants receive training and mentorship through ServiceNow’s NextGen program.
How Hire Heroes USA supports military members and their spouses in rejoining the San Diego workforce
November 24, 2021
Hire Heroes USA empowers U.S. military members, veterans and military spouses to succeed in the civilian workforce.
How the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation is advocating inclusive growth
October 4, 2021
San Diego Regional EDC is an independently-funded economic development organization that mobilizes business, government and civic leaders around an inclusive economic development strategy
How a San Diego business hired and retained employees during the pandemic
April 9, 2021
Recon-RF connected with the San Diego Workforce Partnership after having a hard time finding good candidates to fill a multitude of open positions. By tapping into multiple service offerings, including TechHire, they were able to hire new employees and retain employees when the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
Externships benefit students and small businesses
January 5, 2021
The Workforce Partnership School Break Externship program provides up to 100 high school and college students ages 16-24 with paid, short-term work experiences.
Local yoga studio provides donation-based workshops on mindfulness and acceptance during pandemic shutdown
July 1, 2020
“We are all grappling with a new reality and it looks different for everyone. I wanted to provide people with something to help manage what they were going through.”