In this issue, job seekers will find resources to help manage job loss and transition. Career counselors and educators can find resources to help guide their students to careers.
All Learning Counts and the Credit for Prior Learning Assessment Network (CPLAN are hosting a series of peer-to-peer convenings focused on career pathways and designed to facilitate conversations on attracting and serving adult learners, specifically under-represented adult learners.
The January CAREERwise Newsletter is now available online. In this issue, find health care career information from CareerForce, including FAQs to help job seekers and career changers who are considering a new career in health care. Restaurant and hospitality workers who have lost their job will discover health care careers that use the same skills... Continue Reading →
Many within the system may be aware that Minnesota State, along with the Office of Higher Education (OHE) and Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is engaged in a credential transparency collaboration to post Minnesota programs and credentials on a national registry. Our partner, Credential Engine is hosting the FREE conference described below. Please... Continue Reading →
Perkins (Career & Technical Education) is sponsoring regional reports completed by RealTime Talent to support local consortia and others in workforce development in navigating changes in their local labor market due to COVID-19. The reports and the presentations will provide the foundation for exploring how these current impacts may influence enrollment, industry, career advancement, and... Continue Reading →
The August CAREERwise Newsletter is now available online. In this edition, job seekers and career changers will discover Health Care Careers in Minnesota and learn about virtual and interactive career services from CareerForce. Career counselors will find online tools, including a new Work Values Assessment from CareerOneStop. This month MN FutureWork highlights articles about the... Continue Reading →
The June CAREERwise Newsletter is now available. In this edition, learn about the new COVID-19 Job Search Resources dashboard. Job seekers who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can use this dashboard to find employers who are hiring now, top occupations, virtual career fairs, and many other resources. Career Counselors will learn about the... Continue Reading →
Admissions representatives and advisors working with low income, unemployed, dislocated, or underemployed students may wish to ensure students have verified whether they are eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) education grants as part of their intake process – and will want to be aware of college credit and noncredit programs that are eligible... Continue Reading →
The March CAREERwise Newsletter is now available online. In the newest edition, job seekers who are unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic can find helpful resources. Career counselors can register for the upcoming April 9th webinar showcasing the Career Planning for People with a Criminal Conviction website and workbook. Read the latest MN FutureWork highlights about the impact... Continue Reading →
Original article from January 29, 2020 The Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association (MPMA) Education Foundation today presented Minnesota State with a contribution of $30,000 for scholarships that will be offered to new students entering advanced manufacturing programs at Minnesota State colleges. The contribution will supplement scholarships that are being offered under the Workforce Development Scholarship program... Continue Reading →
The January CAREERwise Newsletter now available. Topics in the latest edition are below. What’s New? Our career videos have been updated. Find hundreds of engaging videos, now organized by career cluster. Coming Soon: The Reality Check Tool will soon have a new look and feel. January FAQ Learn where to go if you’re looking for wages and career information... Continue Reading →
Are you and your regional career pathway colleagues ready for Minnesota Career and Technical Education’s 10th annual state conference? 5) Register for the November 5-6 conference.Deadline for purchase orders and checks is September 27; Credit card payments accepted through Nov. 6, based on availability. 4) Book your discounted hotel room at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest... Continue Reading →