WorkingNation is always checking out what’s going on in workforce development around the country. Take a look at some recent findings in Arkansas, Maine, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
From Arkansas: Arkansas Business reports a tech firm and a nonprofit are collaborating to train talent to fill open cybersecurity jobs in the state.
From Maine: Bangor Daily News reports a new interactive learning space in Aroostook County is designed to give residents greater access to learning opportunities in programs including business, pharmacy studies, and leadership skills.
From Virginia: WTVR reports a new bakery in Richmond is offering job training to young adults with developmental disabilities.
From Wisconsin: Fire Engineering reports Pierce Manufacturing, a fire apparatus manufacturer is expanding its Appleton and Neenah facilities creating more than 200 new jobs.
From Wyoming: Rocket Miner reports Western Wyoming Community College will offer a new powerline technology program beginning in the fall of next year.