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Workforce Wrap Up: Disability Issues on the Agendas, Flexible Workforces and More

Workforce development is at the heart of Goodwill’s mission, so we work closely with government agencies, community partners and employers to stay abreast of issues affecting the workforce climate in Central and Coastal Virginia. From…

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Skilled Workers Help Keep Housing Affordable

According to population estimates and projections from the University of Virginia Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, the Greater Richmond region (Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, Goochland …

This Major Barrier to Employment Has Nothing to do With the Job

For a lot of Americans, the job search can prove to be grueling. Finding opportunities. Sending off resume after resume. Interviewing. Silence. Rejection. And finally …

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Hiring, Workforce Development

Career Readiness Certificates Help Businesses Identify Job Seekers With the Right Skills

The ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) is an evidence-based credential that measures essential workplace skills and serves as a reliable predictor of workplace success. …

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Workforce Development

Goodwill Celebrates Workers with Disabilities

Public Policy Update from Goodwill Industries International October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), an annual opportunity to celebrate the contributions of workers with … Continue reading "Goodwill Celebrates…
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Work Partnerships Matter

Last week Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia dedicated our newly renovated, flagship Community Employment Center in Richmond. We’ve expanded our training and service capacity … Continue reading "Work Partnerships…