KRA/San Diego Assists Customer Launch Web Design Career

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KRA/San Diego Assists Customer Launch Web Design Career

Recently, San Diego Works–the San Diego Workforce Partnership newsletter–reported “Career Center Helps Woman Find Career in Web Design.”

San Diego - MarisolIn 2012, when Marisol Quesada enrolled with the KRA-operated Metro Region Career Centers program, part of the American Job Centers of … Continue Reading

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KRA/CTWorks’ Botts on TV…Again!

Recently, Charles Botts, III–KRA Subject Matter Expert & Trainer with the CTWorks/American Job Center, operated for Capital Workforce Partners–was featured on the FOX-CT Good Morning Show for the 5th year running!

CTWorks - Botts - 299x231Dual-certified as a Workforce Development Professional and … Continue Reading

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KRA/Norfolk Team Tackles Severe Barrier to Employment

ServSafe LogoCareer Agent Veronica Edmonds, KRA/VIEW (Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare)–operated for the Department of Human Services–reports, “All Norfolk restaurants must have a ServSafe-certified manager onsite at all times.  Thus, we knew that incorporating ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification into … Continue Reading

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A KRA Spotlight! Special Edition

Joe Seymour Joins Expanding KRA Ranks of NAWDP Award Winners

Confirming, once again, that KRA attracts the most outstanding professionals in our industry, Joseph L. Seymour has won the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals 2015 Professional Development Award that … Continue Reading

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KRA’s North Central CT Client Announces Re-launch of EAGER

On its website, KRA client, Capital Workforce Partners–the WIB for the North Central Connecticut Region–announced that the Hartford and New Britain  CTWorks/American Job Center offices have re-launched the EAGER (Educate and Accomplish Goals for Employment Readiness) Program!

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KRA/San Diego’s Leon Nominated for 2015 Latino Champions Award

Recently, Santiago Leon, a KRA Workshop Facilitator, was one of three finalists nominated for the Latino Veteran of the Year Award, in recognition of his dedicated service to the Wounded Warrior Support Network (WWSN).

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KRA/Baltimore – Employment, Retention, Advancement!

Angela Smith, Career Advancement Team Lead, reports, “In April 2014, when Yolanda enrolled in the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program–which KRA operates for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services–she was apathetic, disengaged from activities, and rarely … Continue Reading

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KRA Monthly Spotlight!

Our Spotlight! is shining brightly on a truly heart-warming customer-success story submitted by Mark Allen, Retention Specialist at the CTWorks/American Job Center (AJC), which is operated by KRA for Capital Workforce Partners, the North Central Connecticut Region WIB.… Continue Reading

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KRA/DC Customer Moves from Welfare to Healthcare

Vivian McCray, Career Agent, TANF Employment Program (TEP), operated by KRA for the DC Department of Human Services, reports, ” When 30-year old Ebin Vest, a single mother, was assigned to KRA, she received a 4-month exemption—because she was 8 … Continue Reading

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KRA Recognizes Autism Awareness Month and Supports Disability Employment

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KRA Vice President & COO, Patrick Boxall, and Corporate Counsel, Vanessa Atterbeary, recently had the opportunity to recognize Autism Awareness Month at the Howard County Autism Society (HCAS) Annual Awards Ceremony and Gala.

Headlined by John P. Hussman, Ph.D., Director … Continue Reading

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