January 18, 2019
During the government shutdown, the career centers will remain open—as will all services provided by the Workforce Partnership. Funding for these centers is yet unaffected by the shutdown.
January 14, 2019
As part of the OpportunitySD initiative focused on lowering youth disconnection rates in the region, the San Diego Workforce Partnership has hired ten young adults to share their experience and voice to raise the profile of youth issues in San Diego.
January 10, 2019
At Mixte Communications, employees go home at the end of the day knowing that everything they did from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. stood up for human rights. That’s not accidental because they run a public relations agency based on
January 9, 2019
January 7, 2019
The San Diego Workforce Partnership has seen various headquarters and organizational names. As we enter our 45th year of workforce development and have newly moved to a building in Kearny Mesa, some of our long-time staff look back at previous locations.
January 3, 2019
The South County Career Center houses a team of specialists who connect employers and talent through Expanded Subsidized Employment (ESE), which helps reduce the costs associated with identifying, hiring and onboarding employees. ESE reimburses companies up to 100 percent of the wages of a new hire in the first 180 days of employment. Here we learn about the dream team behind ESE. Here they share a little about themselves, personally and professionally.
December 21, 2018
The San Diego Workforce Partnership announces the appointment of new members to its Workforce Development Board (WDB).
December 19, 2018
Active listening is the process of communicating, responding and understanding what is being said, while recognizing the speaker’s emotions, values and concerns. When you actively listen to someone, you can uncover underlying issues and more effectively exchange ideas.
December 17, 2018
As 2018 comes to a close, we’re taking a stroll down memory lane to capture some of this year’s best workforce development moments in San Diego County. 1. San Diego Workforce Partnership named WIOA Trailblazer The WIOA Trailblazer Award—the workforce
December 6, 2018
CONNECT2Careers team member Sophia Barber sat down for an interview with CONNECT2Careers City Mentorship Program mentee Emily Gonzalez and mentor Melissa Villalpando. Read on to see how the pair learned from each other throughout their mentorship experience.