Mayor Mark Stodola issued a proclamation establishing November 12-16 as National Apprenticeship Week throughout the City of Little Rock. The proclamation is one of over 1,000 events and proclamations around the country. The proclamation highlights the value of apprenticeships in in Little Rock and across Arkansas, including: Registered Apprenticeship training provides the state with highly-trained … [more]
Blog - Employer Services
The Little Rock Workforce Development Board (LRWDB) and Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce are working together to bring an exciting Manufacturing Hiring Event to Little Rock on October 31, 2018! See details in the event flyer below. We hope you will join us to meet representatives from local manufacturing companies.
On May 12 the Little Rock Workforce Development Board (LRWDB) hosted the 1st Annual Latino Job Fair at the Little Rock Workforce Center (LRWFC). Event organizers included the Mexican Consulate, the City of Little Rock, and the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce. LRWDB Executive Director, W. J. Monagle, and Vice Chair, Kristi Barr, coordinated committee … [more]
Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola noted the Little Rock Workforce Development Board’s (LRWDB) recent successes and ongoing workforce development role in his 2018 State of the City Address. The mayor highlighted expansion of re-entry programs, including the city’s partnership with Goodwill, Our House and the LRWDB on felony re-employment programs. In particular, he discussed the … [more]
The Little Rock Workforce Development Board (LRWDB) Chair, Bryan Day, and Executive Director, W. J. Monagle, recently joined the Human Resource Management Association’s (HRMA) advisory board for advanced manufacturing. During 2017, HRMA’s advanced manufacturing initiative produced a number of events and activities to increase partnerships between industry, education, economic development, and workforce development entities across … [more]