Current Events

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STATE OF THE WORKFORCE: LAKE COUNTY 2022

Wednesday, February 9, 2022
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Attend online through Zoom.

During this interactive virtual event, the Lake County Workforce Development Business Services team will discuss the State of the Workforce in Lake County. 

Learn about:

  • Industry insights
  • Emerging trends
  • Challenges impacting local employers and workforce
  • Upcoming events and initiatives
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LAKE COUNTY’S EEOC VIRTUAL PRESENTATION

Wednesday, February 16, 2022
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Attend online through Zoom.

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission enforces Federal laws prohibiting employment discrimination. These laws protect employees and job applicants against employment discrimination,

Training Topics:

  • EEOC Coverage and Employment Discrimination Rights for Employees and Employers
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) and Fidelity Bonding
  • Local Business Services and Resources
Tech Campus 2022

Career Expo TECHCampus 2022

Presented by the Lake County Workforce Ecosystem

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Hosted at Lake County Tech Campus, 19525 W Washington St, Grayslake, IL 60030.

Learn about the following Career Path Areas:

  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Information Technology
  • Human Services
  • Health Services

For more information, contact Danielle Friedlieb at dfriedlieb@techcampus.org or (847) 543-6005.

Past Events

HIRE LAKE COUNTY – IN PERSON JOB FAIR

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Sponsored by the Marriott Lincolnshire Resort
10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069

Note: COVID-19 protocols apply. Mask required. This is an indoor event.

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​MOVING UP! CAREER PATHWAYS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Thursday, October 14, 2021
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Attend online through Zoom or in person at any of these sites:

  • Youth Conservation Corps 1020 W. Greenwood Ave, Waukegan, IL
  • Job Center of Lake County, 1 N. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL

This event will leave you inspired to continue on the path to your career goals with the support of your community!

Set yourself on a new path in this workshop!

  • Learn about five organizations that offer free training opportunities to young people.
  • Get inspired with Jheri Bevil, founder of Readjust Your Crown.
  • Hear from a panel of five young professionals who are moving along their career pathway!
  • Set your own career goals with Ashannti Ross, Project Lead for Workforce Development.