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Tune into BlogTalkRadio shows hosted by the National Association of Workforce Board’s President/CEO Ron Painter, as he interviews public & private sector leaders in workforce development, education, business and economic development on key workforce issues and investment strategies to help America compete globally.

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 1:00 PM EDT The VA's Homeless Veterans Community Employment Services (HVCES) program helps homeless veterans re-enter the workforce and is a valuable community partner for workforce development... more

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 | 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT During the 2015 NAWB Forum workshop titled ?An Open Dialogue on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act?, professionals representing a cross-section of workforce... more

NAWB welcomed the Honorable Governor Jack Markell, of the State of Delaware, to the NAWB Forum stage on Monday, March 30, 2015. After the general session, Governor Markell joined NAWB CEO Ron Painter for a listening session on the... more

Thursday, March 19th | 1:00 PM EDT Under WIOA, workforce boards are asked to focus on providing streamlined and efficient career center services. How can boards build a model of integrated service delivery that results not only in cost... more

Thursday, March 12 | 1:00 PM EST Much has been said about smart decision-making in the development and implementation of national, state, and local public policy. But what does that mean for workforce boards as they move... more

WIOA: Measuring Economic Impact Wednesday, March 4th | 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST WIOA calls on workforce boards to track and report some new data elements including credentials attainment, measurable skills gain, training-related costs,... more

WIOA: Preparing for Success Wednesday, February 25th | 1:00 PM EST Workforce Boards are in many different stages of readiness when it comes to WIOA implementation. In NAWB's numerous conversations with the Department... more

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 | 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST Elevating Business Engagement: Beyond Preparing the Job Seeker Preparing job seekers to get them ?employment ready? with the skills to meet the needs of businesses and... more

Transit Industry Careers – Getting Your Job Seekers Connected to In-Demand Jobs Tuesday, December 16, 2014 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM How can workforce professionals connect their job seekers to jobs in the... more

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST The unemployment rate continues to improve, but there are still millions out of work, and there are over 3 million open jobs where employers are searching for workers with... more