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Seeing the payoff come quickly

Workforce Challenge

Susan was laid off from a high level professional position that she had held for 6 years. Unfortunately, her husband was also experiencing layoff. Susan had many skills she was able to draw on and returning to work as soon as possible was her priority.

Workforce Solution

We visited about the employment opportunities in the area and also the surrounding areas. We also discussed doing an OJT with various employers. Susan interviewed for a few different positions out of area and the WIA program was able to assist her by providing support with out of area interview expenses.

Outcomes & Benefits

Susan landed a position that was very welcoming to her. She is able to do much of the duties of her new position from her home. This was a very promising position and Susan is very satisfied with the outcome.

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