Category: Job Seekers

Entering workforce tough at advanced age

By Kristin Woodling for Florida Today: http://www.floridatoday.com/story/life/wellness/2017/05/16/woodling-entering-workforce-tough-advanced-age/101704606/ I see a wide variety of local clients every day and there are some pretty significant questions that I get — some of those are relevant to the larger community. This column serves as a way to answer the most frequently asked mental health and wellness questions for […]

Healthcare careers are a growing field

By Carol Macrander Question: Do want a job that makes a difference in your community? Macrander: Many of us do, and one that is meaningful and positively impacts others. If so, have you considered a job in the healthcare industry in Brevard County? According to labor market projections through 2024 from the Florida Department of […]

Recent Data Indicates Growth on the Space Coast

Medical Data Systems Inc., a medical billing collection company headquartered in Vero Beach, recently announced plans to expand with a second operation in Melbourne and a need to hire up to 300 people.  And news like this is becoming more common. Brevard’s economy is on the rise. The low unemployment rate is trending down, more […]

Made In Brevard Expo

Details about Made in Brevard Time/date: 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, 5/17/17 Location: Radisson Resort at the Port’s convention hall, Cape Canaveral, 8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral What’s happening: The event will feature 30 local manufacturing companies,  showing how products made on the Space Coast are making a difference across the globe, and will highlight the modern manufacturing facilities, as […]

Gaining a wealth of real-world work experience

By Val Williams There are many types of internship models. In this article, we will be showcasing the college internship. Today, we know that many, but not all, colleges and universities will require their students to complete an internship in order to graduate. Of the many benefits of completing an internship, one of the most […]

VETERANS EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE HELPS VETS CONQUER EMPLOYMENT

All US Veterans and immediate family members are eligible for this FREE 6-week workshop. Program begins May 17, 2017. Brevard County, FL – Veterans and immediate family members who are seeking entrepreneurship, employment, and/or continuing education opportunities are encouraged to participate in the Veterans Employment Initiative (VEI) program, made possible by the Goodwill Industries of […]

OneWeb Satellites bringing 250 jobs to Space Coast

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Director Cissy Proctor and Governor Rick Scott helped break ground on OneWeb’s new satellite manufacturing facility in Brevard County’s Exploration Park. OneWeb is bringing 250 new high-wage manufacturing jobs to the area.  OneWeb, which was founded by technology entrepreneur and former Google executive Greg Wyler, will design, build and launch […]