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Archived Webinar: Announcing A Guide to Labor Market Information for Refugee Employment Programs

Author(s): Higher
Date: March 27, 2018
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Federal Workforce Development, Job Development
This webinar announced the publication of the Higher Guide to Labor Market Information (LMI) for Refugee Employment Programs. Listen to the recording to learn about the guide; hear a discussion with a refugee employment manager who has implemented the guide in the field; and hear from a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics LMI state representative …

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Guide: Labor Market Information for Refugee Employment Programs

Author(s): Higher
Date: March 1, 2018
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Federal Workforce Development, Job Development
Labor market information (LMI) is a valuable tool for counseling clients on employment options or matching clients with quality job placements. Despite the substantial benefits of using LMI, its complexity and breadth can make it challenging to understand. This guide will provide you with: 1) an overview of LMI and associated data; 2) a look …

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Archived Webinar: Collaborating with Mainstream Workforce Development and Taking Advantage of Federal Workforce Development-funded Training Opportunities

Author(s): Higher
Date: December 1, 2016
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Federal Workforce Development, Job Development
In this webinar, Higher discussed specific career pathways opportunities within the mainstream workforce system that have potential to help refugees move beyond “survival jobs”. Understanding the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (Federal Workforce Development) and collaborating with the mainstream workforce development system can increase training and career opportunities for refugees. Guest speakers included representatives of …

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