Author Archives: Marcie Dingle
On December 20, 2013, at three of the five San Diego Metro Region One-Stop Career Center locations, KRA Corporation—program operator for the San Diego Workforce Partnership—hosted the “8th Annual Customer Appreciation Day” for 150 jobseekers and guests, under the … Continue Reading
KRA Corporation looks at some of the figures and factors that predominate the size and earning capabilities of Federal employees as 2014 unfolds.
As the White House continues to employ measures aimed at creating jobs and growing the middle class, … Continue Reading
The VIEW (Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare) Program, funded by the Norfolk Department of Human Services and operated by KRA Corporation, provides tailored case management/workforce development services to more than 1,400 TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) jobseeker-customers annually. … Continue Reading
KRA Corporation’s last Spotlight! for 2013 is shining brightly on a truly unique pilot program that proved highly beneficial for DC recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) enrolled in KRA’s Job Development, Work Readiness, and Placement Services … Continue Reading
KRA Corporation examines where the Workforce Investment Act Reauthorization stands as this year draws to a close.
With questions circulating about the future of important federally-funded programs, the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and its pending reauthorization should receive some special … Continue Reading
Today seems set to be the day that millions of unemployed Americans will receive their final Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) benefit payment. The extension of these federally-funded unemployment benefits that is currently being offered to some 1.6 million jobless Americans … Continue Reading
Ricardo Washington, KRA Corporation Job Developer and Instructor Team Lead, recently reported, “As we ‘prepare jobseekers for tomorrow’s global economy and supply employers with a trained and reliable workforce’, we understand that a vital part of our customers’ work-readiness preparation … Continue Reading
The invitation read, in part, “Dear Mr. Washington: The J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association’s Annual Scholarship Banquet is one of the most prestigious, important socio-political events of the year in Prince George’s County. Your presence would add a great deal … Continue Reading
Recently, staff representing programs in KRA Corporation’s Mid-Atlantic Region* participated in a second all-day Cross-Program Collaboration Workshop at KRA Headquarters in Fulton, Maryland.
Nate’ Gordon, one of KRA’s Corporate Operations Managers, reported, “Our 2012 workshop focused primarily on technical, or … Continue Reading
KRA Corporation has followed the increased attention that apprenticeship is receiving in the effort to revitalize workforce initiatives for youth and we look at some of the barriers it faces.
There has been a fair amount of buzz recently around … Continue Reading