Hampton Roads Workforce Council says 200 paid internship spots still open

Hampton Roads Workforce Council says 200 paid internship spots still open

Photo by: Sabella, Anthony Article By:  Anthony Sabella After kicking off earlier this month, a local internship placement program says it still has 200 paid positions it needs to fill. The NextGen Regional Internship Program runs from July to June…

MAKING A MARK: New program aims to recruit, retain job talent in Hampton Roads

Author: Ashley SmithPublished: 6:15 AM EDT July 8, 2021Updated: 12:08 PM EDT July 8, 2021 As communities slowly come out of the pandemic, businesses are working to fill positions. Campus757 targets college students and grads newly entering the workforce. NORFOLK, Va. — A…
The power to feed | Ruth Jones Nichols, Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore

The power to feed | Ruth Jones Nichols, Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore

Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols, president and CEO of the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore, is passionate about eliminating the root causes of food insecurity because she grew up with it: “I’m thankful for my personal experiences because…
Portsmouth’s new casino could bring thousands of jobs. Here’s how to learn about them

Portsmouth’s new casino could bring thousands of jobs. Here’s how to learn about them

PORTSMOUTH — People can learn more about jobs available at Portsmouth’s upcoming Rivers Casino during a virtual job fair Tuesday and Wednesday. Backers say the project will create 1,400 construction jobs and 1,300 permanent ones. The forum Tuesday at 5:30…