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Unemployment Rate in Colorado

Unemployment Rate in Colorado Understanding the Unemployment Rate in Colorado It’s no secret, the State of Colorado has experienced great growth with many new residents and our expanding economy in the last several years. Large companies and startups alike have found this place a great place to stake a claim and center operations. There are many benefits of a strong economy, including a generally low unemployment rate in Colorado and the need for a skilled workforce. In fact, the unemployment rate in Colorado was just 2.9%...

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Working with DVR Clients

Working with DVR Clients How Digital Workshop Center provides job skills and services to Colorado DVR Clients At the Digital Workshop Center, our mission is clear: “Empowering you with skills, not degrees.”  We work closely with many strategic partners in the State of Colorado and across the country to provide the best expert training possible, customizing training plans to students needs, and always keeping the human element alive in the classroom.  In this article, we want to focus on DVR Clients and how...

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Top Jobs

Top Jobs Upskill to Land One of the Top Jobs in Northern Colorado The job market in Colorado has been incredibly strong in recent years, with very low unemployment rates compared to the national average. In fact, Monster.com recently said Denver, Colorado, is a “millennial hiring paradise.” And it’s true, Colorado has thousands of open jobs in a huge variety of industries. If you’re considering relocating to this beautiful state or are ready to switch careers, it might be time to look at the top jobs...

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Job Seekers: Utilize Your Local Workforce Center and the WIOA Program

Job Seekers: Utilize Your Local Workforce Center and the WIOA Program If you’ve recently found yourself unemployed or underemployed, there are many resources available to you to aid in getting the skills you need to rejoin the workplace and land a viable job. Your local Workforce Center has many programs and financial aid grants to help you through this difficult time; it’s just a matter of taking advantage of the resources available to you.   Workforce centers are designed to ensure businesses have access to a trained workforce and Americans have the skills...

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Case Study: Chris Upskilled His Resume at the DWC to Switch Career Paths

Case Study: Chris Upskilled His Resume at the DWC to Switch Career Paths After moving to Fort Collins, Chris knew he needed to upskill his resume to land the kind of job he was interested in. Chris was ready to switch careers and start something new.  “I had been wanting to strengthen my digital skills and heard about the Digital Workshop Center by word of mouth. I looked into it and it seemed like a great fit,” he mentioned. “I have always had digital skills and an interest in the field but I wanted to get better. And I wanted to have a certificate from a...

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