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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - September 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows August 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

TWC Welcomes Newly Appointed Commissioner Representing the Public Robert D. Thomas

The Texas Workforce Commission recently announced the newest Commissioner Robert D. Thomas of Austin.  Commissioner Thomas joins the three member Commission as the Commissioner Representing the Public, promoting and supporting the growth of Texas...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Texas HireAbility - Disability Employment Awareness Month

The Texas Workforce Commission is celebrating Disability Employment Awareness Month this October with events around the state that connect employers to skilled workers who happen to have a disability.  

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Careers in Construction Month

October is Careers in Construction month, recognized by more than 30 states, including Texas, through a formal proclamation.  Started by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER),the nationwide campaign is designed to in...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - August 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows August 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - July 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows July 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas la...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Texas Workforce Commission to Modernize WorkInTexas.com

Big changes are coming to WorkInTexas.com! Learn more about how TWC is modernizing the state's job-matching website with the help of @GeographicSolutions.

For Job Seekers, the new WorkInTexas.com will feature:

  • A user-friendly, responsive design
  • Mobile App
  • Res...
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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - June 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows June 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas la...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Workforce and Economic Prosperity Summit

The Northeast Texas Regional Alliance hosted the Workforce and Economic Prosperity Summit in Mount Pleasant on Wednesday June 6, at the Mount Pleasant Civic Center.  The Northeast Texas Regional Alliance is a group of industry, civic, education, ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - May 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows May 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas lab...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Northeast Texas Career and Training Guide

The Northeast Texas: Career and Training Guide is an electronic flip-book resource for area students.  Whether you plan to enter the workforce after high school, spend time training at a local community college, or working on your degree at a Uni...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - April 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows April 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas l...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Texarkana Career and Community Resources Expo

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas hosted the annual Career and Community Resources Expo on April 10 at the Texarkana Convention Center.  A total of 87 employers and community organizations participated in this year's event.  More than ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - March 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows March 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas l...

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Posted on: March 25, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - February 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows February 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texa...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day - January 2018 Data

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  The most recent data set shows January 2018 information. Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

"Where Can I Intern?": State Commissioners Challenge Texas Employers and Students

February 1, 2018

Media contact: Lisa GivensPhone: 512-463-8556

AUSTIN ⎯ For Texas students to succeed in their future careers, they should have the opportunity to work in that career in advance. In Texas, we want that preparation to be paid, offer academic ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Congratulations to Sheila Cook - Ambassador of the Year for the Texarkana Chamber of Commerce

The Texarkana Chamber of Commerce has named Sheila Cook as the Chamber Ambassador of the Year.  Sheila is a Business Employment Consultant with Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas. Congratulations to Sheila for this well deserved honor. ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Labor Market Information Release Day

Each month, the Labor Market and Career Information Department at the Texas Workforce Commission releases new data sets for the state.  Follow the links below to learn about Northeast Texas labor market information, including unemployment rates, ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas and Partners Honored at TWC Annual Conference

The Annual Texas Workforce Conference was held in Dallas November 29 - December 1.  The conference was filled with great information and thought provoking discussions.  Each year a the Annual Conference, the Texas Workforce Commission re...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Texas Workforce Commission Announces Texas Operation Welcome and We Hire Vets Web Portal

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) recently launched its Texas Operation Welcome Home web portal to better meet the employment needs of transitioning service members, recently separated veterans and military spouses. The portal includes information and ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

Texas Workforce Commission Celebrates Texas Veterans

In recognition of Veterans Day on Saturday, November 11, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) would like to thank all veterans for their sacrifice and service. TWC encourages Texas employers to hire our veterans and take advantage of the...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Campbell Soup Company Partners with Paris Junior College for $499,984 SDF Grant

Campbell Soup Company has partnered with Paris Junior College to provide job training using a $499,984 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The grant will benefit workers in the Northeast Texas area.  This gran...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas Hosts Industry Tours for High School Teachers

Each Summer, Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas partners with the Region 8 Education Service Center and area employers to host Industry Tours. Tour guests include Career and Technology Teachers from High Schools across the region. The tours are designed ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

60x30TX: Texas High Education Strategic Plan

By 2030, at least 60% of Texans age 25-34 will have a certificate or degree.  This is the foundation for the new initiative from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, 60x30TX.  In 2012, the globally focused Organization for Econ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas Mobile APP Now Available

The official mobile app of Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas is now available for download in iTunes and the Google Play Store.  The app provides a connection between our organization and job seekers, employers, youth, parents/families, and chi...

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

Texas Workforce Commission Launches Electronic Correspondence for Employers

The Texas Workforce Commission recently launched Employer Benefits Services (EBS), providing further online benefits services for Texas employers. The first of these additional services is Electronic Correspondence. Texas employers now have the ability ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 27, 2015

Texas Workforce Commission Warns Texas Job Seekers about Employment Scams

The Texas Workforce Commission wants Texas job seekers to be aware that unscrupulous people posing as potential employers may try to take their money in exchange for non-existent jobs, even sometimes posing as representatives of established businesses.

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Posted on: August 19, 2014

The Workforce in Texas: Aligning Education to Meet the Needs of Texas Employers

The Texas Association of Workforce Boards (TAWB) recently released an education paper, stressing the need for Texas to align education with employer needs. The intent of this paper, is to engage the Texas business community, educational providers and pub...Read on...

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