Tag Archives: DOL

Gov’s Training Hub

Labor Dept unveils Apprenticeship.gov On August 30, the Department of Labor unveiled a new facet of its workforce initiative, a digital training hub called Apprenticeship.gov. Just in time for Labor Day weekend (I hope you all had a good one!), the website is a one-stop resource mainframe compiled by the Labor Department following years of […]

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Picked From the Branch

This week in Washington (relevant to our readers’ industries) Since 2017 began (and especially since Jaunary 20) there’s been enough activity in our nation’s capital each week to fill blog posts for an entire year. Without making this a regular thing, here’s some selections relevant to our readers’ industries. FERC chair resigns. Norman Bay, who served as Chair […]

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Second Chances For Inmates

$59M for jail-based job centers, overcoming impacts of criminal justice records In a departmental co-op, the U.S. Departments of Labor and Justice announced Tuesday a total of $59.4 million in grants to be awarded to particular correctional facilities to support improved re-entry outcomes for current and formerly incarcerated individuals. As many of these grants will specifically go […]

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