September 8, 2021
The San Diego Workforce Partnership, the City of San Diego and local elected officials announced the new San Diego County youth workforce development system to provide education, training and employment services to young San Diegans ages 16 to 24.
September 7, 2021
Robert Dunchene saw an advertisement for the Construction Career Jumpstart (CCJ) program on Facebook and after applying, was accepted. Here he tells us about his experience with the program and how it led to a position with San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E).
September 6, 2021
“A child’s zip code should never determine their destiny. But today, the communities they grow up in impact their odds of graduating high school, their job opportunities, their health outcomes and their lifetime economic opportunities.”
Labor Day: San Diego Workforce Partnership offers 5 resources to build a more equitable workforce across region
September 3, 2021
In preparation for Labor Day, San Diego Workforce Partnership offers 5 resources to build a more equitable workforce across the region.
September 3, 2021
Workforce Development Board Member Mimi Rosado is the deputy of corporate programs at the Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Pacific. Before her time at NIWC Pacific, she served as division head of corporate strategy and director of Total Force Movement with the US Navy. Here Mimi tells us about her passion for workforce development and her favorite part of being a board member.
September 2, 2021
Meet Daniel Enemark, our senior economist. “I get the most enjoyment out of collaborating with colleagues at Workforce and peers from around the region. I enjoy learning about the work they’re doing and I try to tailor my analytical findings into actionable intelligence that can advance their work.”
August 25, 2021
As we approach Labor Day, we asked Satomi Rash-Zeigler, managing director at San Diego & Imperial Counties Labor Council, about her connection to labor and the impact employment has on families. Here she tells us her own family’s experience and what we can do to support workers.
August 20, 2021
San Diego’s labor market made further strides in July after correcting for summer’s typical volatility. Adjusting for those distortions, the region added more jobs and the unemployment rate moved lower.
August 6, 2021
Join us on August 21 for Family Career Exploration Day. Job seekers, curious youth or those simply looking to refresh their careers are invited to attend this free event. Organized through a collaboration between the San Diego Public Library and San Diego Workforce Partnership, with support from the San Diego Public Library Foundation, the program amplifies the Library and Workforce Partnership’s services provided throughout the community.
August 4, 2021
Ernesto Gonzales was working at a job with limited financial growth when he heard about the Workforce Partnership’s Income Share Agreement (ISA) program. He applied for the business intelligence program and was accepted. Here he tells us about his experience with the ISA team and his advice for others considering the program.