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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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Make Connections, Get Hired at Next Week’s Job Fair!

Come dressed for success and ready for hire next Friday, October 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oakland Community College‘s Royal Oak Campus. OCC’s annual event, “The Work Zone Job Fair,” features: Introductions to nearly 50 hiring companies … 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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OCC IT Training Translates to Jobs

Waterford resident Jay Braman, a software developer for 30 years, lost his job when the company where he worked closed its doors in 2013. Following a job interview, Braman realized he needed to update his skills. Lucky for him, he … Continue reading

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