Author: Stephanie Birmingham


NYC Workforce Weekly – 10/25/2018

NYCETC’s 2018 Opportunity Awards: Connections to Care Earns 2018 “Workforce Innovation Award” for Linking Mental Health Resources to Workforce Development PHI Policy Recommendations for How NYS Can Strengthen Its Growing Home Care Workforce UpSkill America Released New Tool: Soft Skills Planning Guide Submit Comments on Immigration “Public Charge” Proposal Until December 10 Videos Now Available […]


NYC Workforce Weekly – 10/17/2018

Announcing NYCETC’s First 2018 Awardee: Errol Louis Earns “Kathy Schrier Strong Voice Award” for His Articulation of the Needs of New Yorkers Left Out of the Economic Boom JPMorgan Chase Launches $500M AdvancingCities Initiative + Process for Seeking Endorsement from City Governor Cuomo Announces $27.5 Million Available for Workforce Development Training in New York’s Clean […]


NYC Workforce Weekly – 10/10/2018

2018 Opportunity Awards Nominations Due Today, October 10 CUF Policy Brief Finds Too Few New Yorkers Earning High School Equivalency Diplomas Photos + Resources from NYCETC Conference Congratulations to Members and Partners Recognized as 2018 Nonprofit Power 50 UpGlo Op-Ed on Negative Economic Impact of Trump Decision to Cut Refugee Numbers In the News: Stories & […]


NYC Workforce Weekly – 10/03/2018

Nominate Your Organization, Participants and Partners for 2018 Opportunity Awards: Submissions due October 10 CUF Report Finds NYC Has High But Unmet Potential for Apprenticeships, Encourages de Blasio to Grow Investments Resources from NYCETC Conference WiTNY Winternship Program for CUNY Women in Tech Enters Second Year NYS DOL to Receive $8M in Federal Dislocated Worker Grants In the […]


NYC Workforce Weekly – 09/27/2018

NYCETC 2018 Conference 2018 Opportunity Awards: Nominations Open + Save the Date for November 14 Reception Mayor de Blasio Appoints Amy Peterson as Director of the Mayor’s Office of WorkforceDevelopment Field Building Hub Releases “Workforce Agenda for New York City” 9/27 Info Session on Partnering with HRA on OTDA Career Pathways III RFP on 9/27 In the […]


NYC Workforce Weekly – 09/14/2018

1 Week to Go Until NYCETC 2018 Conference! MDRC Releases Report on Final Impacts and Costs of NYC’s Young Adult Internship Program HSC’s GovGrader 2018 Survey Deadline Extended to October 1 In the News: Stories & Reports for the Workforce Community Job Openings Within Our Community + Programs and Events Learn More


Workforce Weekly – 08/29/2018

SeaChange Finds City Contract Delays Placed $675 Million Financial Burden on Non-Profits in 2017 NYC LMIS Releases Q1 2018 Labor Market Brief Community Service Society Releases Report on Tech Sector: Who’s In and Who’s Out? NYCETC’s Second #FutureOfWorkers Discussion Brings Experts Together on Gig Economy 3 Weeks to Go Until NYCETC 2018 Conference: Purchase Your […]


Workforce Weekly – 08/16/2018

Join Next Week’s Discussion on Ensuring Worker Success in Gig Economy NYC Council Approves Tech Training Center in Union Square New Report Highlights How NYS Economic Development Funds Shortchange Communities of Color, Strongly Impacting NYC JFFLabs Seeking Applications for Startup Accelerator for Work-Based Learning In the News: Stories & Reports for the Workforce Community Job Openings […]


Workforce Weekly – 08/8/2018

Council Members Lancman and Brannan Introduce Bill to Improve City’s Contracting System and Late Payments NYC Comptroller Stringer Releases Neighborhood Economic Profiles with a Focus on Workforce NY Gubernatorial Candidate Cynthia Nixon Unveils Development Agenda: “Invest in Communities” Welcome to the Coalition! 16 New Members Join NYCETC in 2018 iFoster Seeks Volunteers to Assess Foster Youth’s […]


Workforce Weekly – 08/1/2018

NYCETC Launches #FutureOfWorkers Series with Discussion on Changing Nature of Work & How to Prepare Young Workers for Success The HOPE Program Opens New Green Jobs Training Site in Hunts Point President Trump Signs Updated Perkins Act Into Law NYCETC 2018 Conference More Speakers Announced: Kia Floyd (Facebook), Carley Graham Garcia (Google), Liz Glazer (Mayor’s Office […]


Workforce Weekly – 07/25/2018

White House Executive Order Highlights Apprenticeships Again, But Still Tied to Cuts GovGrader 2018 Survey Released Funding Opportunity: Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations Grant Program NYCETC 2018 Conference: Thank You to Early Partners and Supporters NYCETC Members Jericho Project, St. Nicks Alliance & Osborne Association Named as Finalists to Nonprofit Excellence Awards #FutureOfWorkers July […]


Workforce Weekly – 07/18/2018

NYCETC Co-Authors Op-Ed with NYC Comptroller: Fixing the City’s Broken Approach to Nonprofit Contracting NYCETC 2018 Conference Scott Stringer, Ana Oliveira & Jennifer Jones-Austin Confirmed to Speak Alongside Array of Thought Leaders Workshop Proposals Due This Friday, July 20 #FutureOfWorkers: A New Series by NYCETC July 31: Gen Z and the Changing Nature of Work August […]