This career enhancement course covers everything from entry-level careers to restarting your career in defense and intelligence. Topics: security clearances, worldwide defense marketplace ecosystem: government jobs, industry employers and professional resources. A special focus will be on strategies for finding open doors, strategies for making yourself marketable, and learning your market value. ... See MoreSee Less
#JOBS / #FOOD / There is a shortage of young cooks and wannabe chefs. One of the issues is affordable housing. It can take some years to move up through the kitchens ... where pay averages $10-12/hour and rents start at $1200+. ... See MoreSee Less
Short version: If you provide ways for affordable housing to be found then that itself usually empties the camps out. Since there is little or no affordable housing in PWC ... we have homeless living in the woods from one end of the county to the other. ... See MoreSee Less
#JOBS / Unemployment among young adults: Exploring employer-led solutions | Brookings Institution ow.ly/PW6HY @USAJobZoo ... Millenials are a challenged generation, moreso than the preceding generations ... Some wounds are self-inflicted as jobs in manufacturing, transportation, logistics, and health care are being avoided (not pursued).
FOCUSED ON COLLEGE? Be sure to study something that employers want to give you a paycheck for! ... While many firms appreciate the flexibility, energy, and tech-savviness of younger workers, they identify academic and soft skills, dependability, and ability to fit into the workplace culture as both fundamental requirements and pervasive weaknesses among younger workers. ... See MoreSee Less
... @PWCounty ... NVR Homes drops plans to build senior-friendly housing alongside a Haymarket-area property slated for a controversial new data center linked to Amazon.com. ... BAD NEWS for activists fighting a high-voltage transmission line proposed to power the data center’s expansion, according to Elena Schlossberg, Coalition to Protect Prince William County. ... See MoreSee Less
Planned Rollins Ford Park could become Prince William high school site @PWRCivicAssoc @PWCounty ... At Supervisor Jeannine Lawson’s first press conference, she along with Supervisor Pete Candland and school board member Gil Trenum, spoke about the school possibly being placed on the site that was slated to be Rollins Ford Park in Gainesville. ... See MoreSee Less