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Community Resource for Tax Season 2016

Through a partnership with CareerSource Brevard, United Way of Brevard (UWB) has been able to offer Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). 2016 VITA Tax Preparation Sites and Schedules   Free tax preparation is available to households earning less than $59,000 per year combined income. Sites open January 27, 2016. No appointment necessary; first come, first served. Mondays CareerSource […]

Free Business Learning Event – Strategic Planning for Your Business – Taking it to the Street

JANUARY 12 BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA-CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, will host Wendy Sellers, Managing Partner of BlackRain Partners, for Strategic Planning for Your Business – Taking it to the Street – a workshop for business executives and HR professionals. BlackRain Partners focuses on organizational health to develop and implement strategic plans […]

From BizLaunch: Not Having a Website is Killing Your Small Business

By Ann Marie Van Den Hurk for the Lexington Herald Leader There is a digital divide between small businesses and consumers. According to the Score Association, a Herndon, Va.-based nonprofit organization of small business counselors and mentors supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration, only 51 percent of small businesses have websites, while 97 percent […]

From BizLaunch: Donna Anselmo with Bold Marketing Solutions

PROFILE: from Donna Anselmo’s website BoldBlogger Donna Anselmo is author of Marketing Demystified (McGraw-Hill, 2010), host of an AM radio talk show, a small business owner, business strategist, certified coach and trainer. Donna, who began her career as a hypnotherapist in the 70s, was a print journalist and managing editor in the 80s and 90s […]

CareerSource Brevard Begins Sector Strategy for Manufacturing in Brevard

Brevard, FL–CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, was awarded a Sector Strategy NEG grant to create a Manufacturing Sector Strategy in Brevard.  CSB was selected by CareerSource Florida (CSF) to receive this two (2) year, $765,000 grant to help the community build a “sector strategy” and provide needed training to support local […]

2014-2015 Annual Report Posted

The 2014-2015 CareerSource Brevard Annual Report has been published. This year’s annual report, A Workforce in Motion, highlights the results of a successful year.  Click ‘expand’ below to explore the report, and be sure to check out the videos and links embedded within. CareerSource Brevard – A Workforce In Motion! View the annual report here.

Sector Partnership Grant Awarded

Florida Awarded $7 Million Grant to Strengthen Health Care, Advanced Manufacturing Workforce ~ Sector Partnership National Emergency Grant to connect long-term unemployed and veterans with career opportunities ~#FLJobs TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (6/25/15) – Florida’s focus on building an increasingly competitive workforce and enabling employers in health care and advanced manufacturing to stay current with marketplace changes […]

Absolutely Abby Returns to CareerSource Brevard NOVEMBER 18 and December 1, 2015

Brevard County, Florida- Brevard County, FL- CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, is excited to announce the return to Brevard of Abby Kohut, award-winning Career Success Speaker, Author and Recruiter.   Also known as “Absolutely Abby”, Kohut is continuing her bus mission across America to fill the 3 million+ open jobs while providing […]

From BizLaunch: The Business of The Internet of Things (IoT)

written by Erica Lemp,Editor, eBizToday@BizLaunch Chances are in the last several years you have heard someone refer to “The Internet of Things”. It is a term often spoken but very rarely explained. So what is the Internet of Things exactly, and what does it have to do with the future of business? Simply put, the […]

From BizLaunch: Beth Gitlin

written by Erica Lemp, Editor, eBizToday@BizLaunch PROFILE: Beth Gitlin, Executive Director of weVENTURE This month, we had the pleasure to interview Beth Gitlin, Executive Director of weVENTURE powered by Florida Institute of Technology, a regional economic development initiative focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for women entrepreneurs. She oversees a network of centers throughout Central […]