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Jobs in Demand: Nursing Assistants
With demand for long-term care surging amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Nursing Assistants are the most in-demand job in Minnesota right now. Typically…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Monitor, Evaluate and Adapt
The sixth and final stage in the Workforce Optimization Cycle (WOC) emphasizes the need for businesses to monitor, evaluate and adapt to changes…
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Jobs in Demand: Truck Drivers
Even while many industries were shutting down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the roads were opening up for Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers in…
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CareerForce helps Bunni become a long-distance trucker
Bunni, 34, was working as a manager of a Minneapolis coffee shop when she decided she needed to find a better-paying job. Recently divorced and with…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Communicate and Implement Strategies
Over the past few weeks, DEED’s Workforce Strategy Consultants (WSC) have been assisting businesses through strategies prepared within the Workforce…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Develop Workforce Strategies
As Minnesota continues to reopen under the Stay Safe MN Plan, DEED’s Workforce Strategy Consultants (WSC) produced the Workforce Optimization Cycle (…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Workforce Gap Analysis
As Minnesota continues to reopen under the Stay Safe MN Plan, businesses and employers of all sizes, industries and backgrounds are making…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Projecting Labor Demand
As Minnesota continues to reopen under the Stay Safe MN Plan, businesses and employers of all sizes, industries and backgrounds are making…
Hamse Warfa joins others in cleaning up CareerForce Minneapolis - South after vandalism and fire
Coming together to clean up and focus on rebuilding a more equitable Minnesota
We can all find hope in the spontaneous actions of the many people who want to do good – who far outnumber the few bent on destruction. There are…
graphic of the Workforce Optimization Cycle showing the 6 stages: Assess Your Business, Project Labor Demand, Workforce Gap Analysis, Develop Workforce Strategies, Communicate & Implement, Monitor, Evaluate & Adapt
Assess Your Business
In our first article in the Planning for economic recovery series, we gave an overview of the Workforce Optimization Cycle (WOC). WOC is an…