Phil Blair named Honorary Chair of CONNECT2Careers

March 19, 2013

The San Diego Workforce partnership has selected Phil Blair, President & CEO of Manpower San Diego to serve as honorary chair for this year’s CONNECT2Careers initiative. Phil Blair is one of San Diego’s most visible and respected business leaders. During

National Association of Workforce Boards: NAWB

March 5, 2013

The National Association for Workforce Boards (NAWB) connects workforce development professionals, Workforce Investment Board members, and policy makers with the knowledge and tools to make informed, smart decisions about workforce investment strategies. The San Diego Workforce Partnership is honored to have

CONNECT2Careers

March 1, 2013

CONNECT2Careers San Diego aims to help address San Diego’s ongoing skills gap by providing meaningful summer work experiences that prepare young adults for in-demand jobs. By aligning the career aspirations and educational backgrounds of young adults with businesses committed to

Workforce Investment Board Leadership

February 28, 2013

Stewarding 37 Million dollars. Stewardship of public funding is one of our highest priorities. The important process of awarding contracts to funded partners is directed by the Workforce Investment Board and the Consortium Policy Board. Mandated by the Department of

Couch-surf or get a roommate

February 27, 2013

Couch-surf or get a roommate by Don Bauder, San Diego Reader. “Youth is too beautiful to be wasted on the young. That may have been true in the 19th Century, but in 21st-century San Diego — and elsewhere — being

Emilia Gabrielle nominated for CFO of the Year

February 26, 2013

Congratulations Emilia Gabriele, Vice President of Finance, for your very well deserved nomination of the “CFO of the Year” Award! The San Diego Business Journal’s seventh annual “CFO of the Year” Awards event recognizes CFOs and financial managers from a

Peter Callstrom appointed to the United States Conference of Mayors Workforce Development Council for 2013

January 30, 2013

    The United States Conference of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are 1,139 such cities in the country today. Each city is represented in the Conference by its chief

Economy grows despite threats – UT San Diego

January 28, 2013

Threats to its recovery remain, but overall San Diego’s economy is continuing to expand. That’s what a panel of economists and business executives told about 400 people Friday at the University of San Diego at the 29th Annual San Diego

2013 Economic Roundtable

January 25, 2013

The 29th Annual San Diego County Economic Roundtable featured a lively discussion with local experts on the future of the economy, including global markets, the employment outlook, and the real estate picture. Panelists included economists Marney Cox, Alan Gin and

The Economic Impact of Qualcomm: Driving San Diego’s Technology Growth

January 11, 2013

Did you know? SDWP just released a new industry report! Sponsored by San Diego Workforce Partnership with guidance and insight from the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation, “The Economic Impact of Qualcomm: Driving San Diego’s Technology Growth,” provides insights