Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and Partner4Work announce a pop-up recruitment event for the Learn & Earn summer youth employment program. The event will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. May 11 at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Hazelwood, 5006 Second Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15207.
TechHire Pittsburgh coding trainees recently participated in Steel City CodeFest 5.0, a week-long annual competition that brings together tech, government and nonprofits to solve social and civic challenges.
Learn & Earn summer youth employment program set to employ 2,000 young people for 2017.
Allegheny County, City of Pittsburgh, and Partner4Work will accept program applications April 10 through May 20.
Partner4Work and its partners continue to help connect the region's unemployed and underemployed with opportunity. Learn more about what's been happening with 40Kfor40K.
Partner4Work selects 26 providers, 19 application support sites for Learn & Earn 2017; the application period is expected to open April 10.
No city is safe. The gentrification of cities like New York and San Francisco is well documented. Big companies come in, start handing out nice salaries, landlords realize they can charge more than they once did, and so they do.
Partner4Work CEO Stefani Pashman talks about Pittsburgh's growth in technology jobs in this national NPR story.
Calvin Beck and Eric Edmondson are reaching new heights in their careers following a professional roofing training program delivered by Burns & Scalo in partnership with Partner4Work.
Partner4Work continues to call on the public to connect with the 40K for 40K campaign to help the region's unemployed or underemployed to work. With hiring incentives available to businesses, resources to job seekers to get hired, and funding opportunities for new partners, there are several ways you can get involved.
Nearly 500 young adults in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County will benefit from $350,000 in awards to organizations tapped to deliver entrepreneurial or STEM programming through the end of June.
City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny Conference on Community Development and Partner4Work urge the local business community to meet, mentor and commit to hire TechHire Pittsburgh.
Partner4Work, formerly the Three Workforce Investment Board, has released two Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for Learn and Earn 2017, a $4.5 million summer youth employment program delivered in collaboration with Allegheny County and the City of Pittsburgh.
PA CareerLink® Pittsburgh/Allegheny County and Carnegie Library partner to bring career services to library patrons through new initiative.
The 40,000 for 40,000 campaign to identify and acknowledge the people, organizations and actions to help the region's 40,0000 unemployed or underemployed get to work kicked off Jan. 26. So who's been a Partner4Work? How are we making a difference?
Building on the momentum of Partner4Work’s 40,000 for 40,000 campaign to help the region’s unemployed and underemployed get to work, Simcoach Games has added the Get Hired! video game to its Simcoach Skill Arcade. The Skill Arcade includes a series of video games to help job seekers assess aptitudes, explore careers, learn basic job skills, and develop job readiness skills. Get Hired!, with over 35,000 downloads to date, provides job seekers an opportunity to practice key job interview behaviors and answering interview questions.
It started with the vision for something better. Dion Jones wanted a better life for his son, including a high school diploma and job training program for a solid future. Leaving New York for Pittsburgh and the Garfield Jubilee Association, was how that vision would become reality.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to fund design & development pilots that aim to improve the preparation, increase the participation, and ensure the contributions of individuals from groups that have traditionally been underrepresented and underserved in STEM. NSF calls for bold, innovative ways to solve broadening participation challenges in STEM.
Deadline: Preliminary proposal, Feb. 14, 2017. Full proposal, May 16, 2017.
Partner4Work's 40,000 for 40,000 campaign has been featured in the local media. Click to read these stories and get involved with the movement to help the region's unemployed and underemployed get to work.
Employers need skilled workers; young people want a path to a good job without accruing lots of debt.
This article, from The Atlantic CityLab, is the first in a three-part series on apprenticeship in the United States.
Source: The Atlantic CityLab