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Danielle encourages other women to consider plumbing or other trades apprenticeships 
Danielle loves her career as a plumber and enthusiastically encourages other women to consider the trade as well.  “If you are mechanically inclined…
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Chad thanks Renee at CareerForce in Blaine
Chad shared how CareerForce helped him when he was looking for work earlier this year. Now he’s driving a truck fulltime and loving his work. Chad’s…
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It's National Apprenticeship Week
CareerForce is posting periodically about apprenticeships throughout the month of November. You're also invited to check out all the resources on the…
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Minnesota company's apprenticeship program helps meet skilled staffing needs
Leading CareerForce partner Ramsey County Workforce Solutions shared this great story about a Twin Cities area employer with a successful…
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Working Together to Make the Immigrant and Refugee Job and Resource Fair a Success 
More than 100 people looking for work came to the CareerForce Immigrant and Refugee Job and Resource Fair yesterday in St. Paul. The fair at …
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CareerForce Corner sparks interest in 50+ job search assistance 
CareerForce has a presence in the Edina branch of the Hennepin County Library, like it does at more than 50 libraries around the state. The Edina…
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Joanne’s Success: Finding Mentors and Role Models
Joanne shared her story about the power of mentorship, apprenticeship, internships and role models: I couldn’t go through another layoff as a…
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Uniquely Abled Academy meets needs of students and employers
You see the signs everywhere, “Hiring – CNC operators.” Computer numerical controlled machinists have been in high demand for years. At the same time…
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TAA helps Jasmine get on a strong career path and increase her wages nearly 50%
Jasmine was abruptly laid-off from her customer service job at a bank and struggled to find another position that met her needs. So, Jasmine decided…
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Training providers meeting rising demand for skilled manufacturing workers
There's rising demand for skilled machinists and toolmakers in Minnesota and that means a growing need for training. One area of training seeing a…