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OCC’s Workforce Leadership Training Goes to the Dogs

The Economic and Workforce Development (EWD) at Oakland Community College (OCC) and Leader Dogs for the Blind are hosting a new leadership training on Sept. 12, 2017. “Designed for HR and training directors, Harness the Power of Leadership demonstrates how … Continue reading

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Become a PLC Robotics Tech in Just 12 Weeks! New No-Cost Training Partnership Announced at OCC

Three information sessions, Thursday, August 10 (2 p.m.), Wednesday, August 16 (5:30 p.m.), and Thursday, August 24 (10 a.m.), have been announced for a new PLC (programmable logic controller) Robotics Technician Training Program at Oakland Community College. The program is … Continue reading

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Engaging job seekers takes connections, innovative hiring strategies

Adapted from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation Only one in 10 companies have begun adopting recruitment strategies to utilize untapped talent pools In early May, around 50 small business owners and alumni of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program gathered … Continue reading

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