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DPS candidates gain skills and experience for successful reentry

Jun 19, 2017 No Comments by

Diversified Personnel Services (DPS), the staffing division of Opportunities, Inc. headquartered in Ft. Atkinson, Wisconsin, continues to build on its partnership with regional correctional facilities to train and employ a growing number of work release candidates. In 2016, Opportunities Inc. trained and employed 282 inmates from six facilities extending from Milwaukee west to Madison. DPS […]

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New Member: Juma Ventures

May 30, 2017 No Comments by

The Alliance welcomes Juma Ventures, founded in 1993 in San Francisco, and today providing staffing services in nine cities nationwide. Juma employs young adults (ages 18-21) while also providing them with soft skills certification, money management training, career exploration and life supports designed to position them for long-term success. Juma recruits and hires candidates willing […]

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Member Profile: StaffUP Resources, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

May 18, 2017 No Comments by

Read our interview with Nicole Walker, Executive Director of UpLIFTD in Baton Rouge. UpLIFTD’s niche staffing business with the State of Louisiana creates employment opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged job seekers, and builds community and self-esteem in the process.

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GoodWork Staffing opens first on-site office

May 09, 2017 No Comments by

Alliance member GoodWork Staffing recently became the primary vendor for two well-known distribution centers located in Kings Mountain, North Carolina. As a result, GoodWork Staffing has opened its first on-site office and currently has over 100 employees working and 100 more orders to fill for picking/packing positions! Opening an on-site office was a growth goal […]

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EMBERS wins recognition, expands training services and impact

Apr 25, 2017 No Comments by

Congratulations to Marcia Nozick, founder and CEO of Alliance member EMBERS in Vancouver, British Columbia, selected for Business In Vancouver’s 2017 Influential Women in Business award! The honor recognizes British Columbia’s most outstanding business women in private or public sector companies. Since founding EMBERS Staffing Solutions in 2008, Marcia has guided this enterprise from a […]

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