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January 2015 Frontline Workforce AssociationDecember 16, 2014
Have you ever struggled to engage with employers and market your valuable services? Join us for our January 14th FWA meeting where you will learn how to “pitch” your services to those skeptical or hesitant employers.  We’ll be discussing common challenges and brainstorming best practices. Most importantly, in this extremely interactive session, you will have the opportunity to practice your pitching skills and learn from your peers. This meeting will be perfect for job developers who want to get more practice perfecting their pitch. There is no cost to attend, but advanced registration is required. Click here for more information and to register today.
Register Today – January 2015 Job Developer OrientationDecember 10, 2014
Are you a new job developer/case manager/business services representative who works directly with employers to create opportunities for job seekers? Then our first Frontline Focus training of 2015 is for you! Register today for our full-day Job Developer Orientation, taking place Thursday, January 29th here at CJC. For more information and to register, click here.





Request for Application – JTED FY 2015 Grant ProgramDecember 10, 2014
The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) announced the release of the FY 2015 Request for Application for the Job Training and Economic Development (JTED) Grant Program.  DCEO will host two application orientations: A bidders conference Wednesday, December 17 from 10:00am – 12:30pm at the Thompson Center (100 W. Randolph, Room 2-025, Chicago) and a webinar Friday, December 19 at 10:00am and repeated at 2:00pm (click here to register for the webinar). All proposals are due at the end of the day Wednesday, January 28, 2015. For more information, click here and scroll down to the ‘JTED Grant Opportunity’.

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