New job-training program to accelerate local workforce

(Springfield, Mo.--01/08/18) The City of Springfield's Department of Workforce Development is promoting a new program to accelerate the workforce.


Job Training Focuses on Soft Skills, Zone 1

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Local employers are having a hard time finding qualified workers. Companies say it's not the experience, but motivation and commitment that applicants are lacking. 


Change One Thousand to address skills gap in SGF workforce

A good job is a great start.That’s the tagline of Change One Thousand Skills Academy, a new job-training program created by the City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development in partnership with the Ozark Region Workforce Development Board.