Month: March 2018

Rep. Scott Taylor to speak at grand opening of veterans employment center

NORFOLK, Va. – Congressman Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach) will speak at the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center on Friday, March 30.  The new center opened on January 24. It was created to assist veterans, transitioning service members and military families access services and resources to reach… Read more »

Opportunity Inc. to host health care career expo at Norfolk Scope

Inside Business|March 19, 2018 Ever thought about a career in health care? Opportunity Inc. and the Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads will host their first Health Care Career Expo from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 17 at Norfolk Scope. The event is in partnership with the Norfolk Works initiative and Sentara Healthcare…. Read more »

Agency lowers barriers to hiring with internships in Portsmouth, Chesapeake

The Virginian-Pilot, March 12, 2018 By Roger Chesley   Teens and young adults often struggle getting that first job. Their resumes might lack clarity. The occupations they seek could be highly competitive. If they haven’t taken a course in interview prep, they’re often flummoxed when coming face-to-face with employers. Now imagine other hurdles exist: For… Read more »