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Which Digital Marketing Job Is Right for You?

Which Digital Marketing Job Is Right for You?

In this blog, we discuss six digital marketing jobs that are available for beginners in the industry who are looking to start their marketing career, the national average salaries and steps to gain the skills required to land the position.

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Top skills needed in Data Science careers

Top skills needed in Data Science careers

In the past decade, there has been a major shift in the demand for data science careers.  In 2020, the median salary for data scientists was over $122k, according to the Bureau of Labor & Statistics, and the BLS expects this demand to continue to rise for a long time.  As you consider how you will get started with your data science career, there are several skills you need to hone in order to compete in the workforce.  

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Digital Workshop Center celebrates 15 year anniversary

Digital Workshop Center celebrates 15 year anniversary

Remington Street in Fort Collins is not what most people think of first when they consider the center of higher education in the US.  Especially, not when you compare to the campus areas in Northern Colorado that house major universities including Colorado State University and Front Range Community College, both with sprawling land areas that continue to grow year over year.  However, sitting just one block away from Old Town Fort Collins is the Digital Workshop Center, an online technology school that continues to have a major impact in the education community, and growing to reach more students every day.

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VRRAP Funding for Certification Programs

VRRAP Funding for Certification Programs

Recognizing an opportunity to help the Veteran community with obtaining more job skills, the VA has recently rolled out a new training program for Veterans seeking vocational certification called Veterans Rapid Retraining Program or VRRAP.  Digital Workshop Center is excited to be an approved technology training institution to provide certificate program education to all eligible Veterans.  Many prospective students have already reached out to schedule advising calls and take advantage of this new opportunity.  We want to help answer some common questions and provide guidance to Veteran students considering the VRRAP program as best as we can.

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Minnesota Vocational Rehabilitation services

Minnesota Vocational Rehabilitation services

Digital Workshop Center (DWC) is excited to be an official partner and vendor for Minnesota Vocational Rehabilitation services.  We have been providing expert occupational training for Vocational Rehabilitation clients for over 7 years now, but this new partnership with Minnesota Vocational Rehabilitation means that we can create individual training plans towards employment for the people of Minnesota, help case managers with career counseling, and so much more.  

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Getting Started with WIOA in Wisconsin

Getting Started with WIOA in Wisconsin

If you are getting started with a grant through WIOA in Wisconsin, there are a lot of various organizations, terms, and processed along the way that can be confusing and intimidating.  To help students better navigate WIOA in Wisconsin, we put together a simple guide on expectations, timeline, and key points that will help you determine your eligibility and get the funding you need to get back to work.

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Choosing The Right Design Career Path

Choosing The Right Design Career Path

Graphic, video, web, and UX design are all rewarding career choices if you dream of a career that is challenging, fast-moving, and creative.  While some skills overlap each path is unique depending on which route you decided to go.  In this blog, we breakdown each of these design career paths to help you decide what type of design is right for you.

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Case Study: Manufacturer’s Edge Employee Skills Training

Case Study: Manufacturer’s Edge Employee Skills Training

Digital Workshop Center partnered with the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) to create a series of custom employee skills training and productivity classes for Manufacturer’s Edge.   Classes included Microsoft Office and business soft skills classes that were customized to the Manufacturer’s Edge team over an 8-week period.

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Five In-Demand Tech Skills Employers are Looking For in 2021

Five In-Demand Tech Skills Employers are Looking For in 2021

Whether you are looking to get back into the workforce or want to invest your talents in a new area, it’s important to determine what skills are in-demand in this new competitive landscape.  Gaining these in-demand tech skills can help in choosing a clear and relevant career path that will give you a competitive edge over other candidates and job seekers.

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Guide To Improve Your Resume

Guide To Improve Your Resume

Employers use resumes throughout the hiring process to learn more about applicants and decide if their a good fit. Your resume should be easy to read, summarize your accomplishments and skills, and highlight relevant experience. If you want to improve your resume and stand out in a crowd, follow this guide.

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