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April workshops planned at Monett Job Center

Posted on Mar 28, 2014 in Events, Featured, Tips

Spring has sprung and April workshops are ready for you to advance your career goals. Download the calendar and workshops descriptions online. Enroll at the Monett Job Center. Customers should have an email address...

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Youth earn while they learn with Scholars at Work

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 in Featured, Tips, Trends, Youth

A new pilot program through VOICES helps youth earn a paycheck while pursuing their High School Equivalency (HSE, formally known as GED). Scholars at Work overcomes one of the greatest challenges youth face in...

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Job Fest lands Jan. 28 in Joplin

Posted on Jan 6, 2014 in Events, Tips, Video

The region’s largest hiring and resource fair, Job Fest, is set for...

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Learning the skills that pay the bills

Posted on Jan 6, 2014 in Featured, Tips, Trends, Video, Youth

Employers in the Southwest Missouri/Monett area often site soft skills as the...

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Minimum wage rises in Missouri

Posted on Jan 2, 2014 in Featured, Trends, Video

The New Year rings in a small increase in Missouri’s minimum wage....

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