Event | 13th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair

September 25, 2013

The Diversity Employment Day Career Fair will be held at the Handlry Hotel in San Diego on Wednesday, October 9 from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. The fair will provide an opportunity for nationally recognized and top local employers to meet

CONNECT2Careers Placed Over 200 Young Adults in Summer Jobs

September 23, 2013

We are thrilled to report the CONNECT2Careers (C2C) program has exceeded its goal and has connected 202 young adults with employer-paid summer jobs.  Thanks to an investment from the City of San Diego for $200,000 the San Diego Workforce Partnership was

Meeting of the Minds Sparks Innovation

September 13, 2013

Workforce development professionals from across the country joined together to think big. September 3-5, 2013 California Workforce Association (CWA) hosted Meeting of the Minds (MMM), the annual innovation-focused conference that is one of the most heralded events on the workforce calendar in the nation. “Building the

Qualcomm celebrates 5 years of Hire-A-Youth

September 6, 2013

On August 9, 2013 Qualcomm celebrated 5 years of Hire-A-Youth (HAY) with a commencement ceremony that recognized 30 graduates of the summer program. Qualcomm, a global semiconductor company, designs, manufactures and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services. The Fortune 500 company

Event | South County EDC 23rd Annual Economic Summit

September 6, 2013

The South County Economic Development Council’s 23rd Annual Economic Summit will gather together over 400 businesses, community leaders, and elected officials. This year, the event takes place on Friday, September 13 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Economic Summit offers an opportunity

Event | Community Celebration – The Art of Living United

September 6, 2013

Join San Diego’s United Way for their annual Community Celebration and Campaign Kickoff as they celebrate The Art of Living United on Tuesday, September 17, from 5:30-7p.m., at the Corky McMillin Event Center. Register today! Did you know? Since 1920, United

New Secretary of Labor, Thomas E. Perez

September 5, 2013

Before an extraordinary audience in the Great Hall of the Department of Labor, Vice President Joe Biden administered the oath of office to Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez during a formal ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 4. Perez, who was

San Diego Public Leadership Institute – apply today!

September 5, 2013

Could you make a difference as a future public leader? The San Diego Public Leadership Institute is a non-partisan program for professionals who are interested in exploring public leadership and discovering how their business-related experience and talent can address public-policy challenges.

Event | New Central Library Celebration & Sneak Peek

September 5, 2013

You’re invited to an exciting FREE community festival celebrating the new San Diego Central Library, the heart of the city’s 35-branch public library system. When & Where: September 28, 2013, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA

SDWP’s Tina Ngo nominated for 2013 Emerging Generation Award

September 4, 2013

Tina Ngo, Research Manager for the San Diego Workforce Partnership has been named as a finalist for the Emerging Generation: 25 in their 20’s Awards! The Awards, presented by the San Diego Business Journal, recognizes young dynamic professionals who are making significant career achievements