May 15, 2014
Featured Speaker, Dr. Paul Harrington, Director, Center for Labor Markets and Policy at Drexel University delivered his findings regarding the ages of workers entering or re-entering the workplace. Most surprising is the rise in the number of older workers 55+ versus younger workers who are entering the job market.
May 1, 2014
South Park Doggie Day Care & Boarding is one of the businesses involved with HIRE LA’s Youth Jobs. Jan Perry, General Manager of EWDD, appeared live on KTLA 5 Morning News and spoke with news reporter Allie MacKay about the HireLA's Youth Program.
April 14, 2014
The new Juanita Tate Marketplace project will create nearly 200 jobs and expand economic growth for the surrounding community.
February 3, 2014
The Region’s workforce development system needs to further adjust its programs and policies to better align with demographic shifts, technological advancements and global labor trends. The success of this effort remains tied to the region’s local universities, community colleges and private sector industries, which all play a crucial role in rebuilding and expanding apprenticeship programs and the further development of LAUSD’s programs that focus on getting more students involved in science, technology, engineering math and the arts.
January 27, 2014
The City of Los Angeles has been awarded a $100,000 in-kind technical assistance grant from the Cities for Financial Empowerment (CFE) Fund to support the integration of one-on-one financial coaching.