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Jack Wilson Lake County Tech Campus

Lake County Tech Campus Auto Services Teacher Surprised With National Honor

For his above and beyond efforts as an automotive services teacher at Lake County Tech Campus, Jack Wilson was named a LifeChanger of the Year in front of hundreds of students and their parents Thursday evening. Though the presentation happened during the Tech Campuses' annual awards night, when the campus community gathers to commemorate the school year and honor exemplary students, the news that he'd won was surprise to Wilson.

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Domeny Tool & Stamping

How Lake County Workforce Development is Expanding Access to Jobs and Talent

This video highlights how Lake County Workforce Development is using American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to expand engagement and outreach to local businesses and job seekers while providing job seekers with work experience opportunities and occupational training. The goal is to address skills gaps and to improve the economic standing of local employers and residents.

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Summer Youth Employment Program 2023

Summer Youth Employment Program Applications Open March 1st

Applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program will be accepted from Tuesday, March 1 to Saturday, April 15. This popular program, funded by the Lake County Board, will provide meaningful work experiences in various worksites for approximately 160 young people this summer.

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State of the Workforce Lake County 2023

Recap: State of the Workforce Lake County 2023

The Lake County Workforce Development Business Services team, via a virtual event, discussed the State of the Workforce in Lake County. Topics covered included: industry insights, emerging trends, challenges impacting local employers and workforce, and upcoming events and initiatives.

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2021 Annual Report

LCWDB Releases 2021 Annual Report

As we approach the new year, it often gives us an opportunity to think and reflect on the past year and look forward to the challenges of the New Year. With that, I am excited to share with you the PY21 Annual Report (July 2021 – June 2022) – Providing Access and Opportunity of Lake County Employers and Job Seekers.

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2nd Annual Hire Lake County Job Fair

2nd Annual Hire Lake County Job Fair a Success!

The second annual Hire Lake County Job Fair, held on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, was a success! Hosted by the Marriott Resort Lincolnshire, and in collaboration with the Job Center of Lake County, Village of Lincolnshire, and Lake County Workforce Development, the event featured more than 90 employers with 1,000+ jobs available.

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Upskill and Rebuild

UpSkill & ReBuild Lake County – Grow Your Skills Now!

Are you interested in a paid work experience or funding for training? You may qualify for a paid internship or assistance covering your tuition costs to address skills gaps. The program will assist Lake County job seekers in moving into jobs that provide higher wages or career advancements. Benefits include technology and transportation assistance, paid internship and job training opportunities, job search assistance, and career planning and guidance.

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