NC Commerce

Workforce Development, Department of Commerce

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Through 80 NCWorks Career Centers across the state, we're putting North Carolina back to work by connecting employers with the talented workers they need to thrive.


Apprenticeship Confernce Still Accepting Reservations from Employers
Thursday, September 22, 2016

The NC Apprenticeship Conference has received such a strong interest that we are only accepting conference registrations from businesses. Visit the website for more information. read more ...

Interested in Apprenticeships? Conference Registration Still Open
Friday, September 16, 2016

Employers, there's still time to register for the NCWorks Apprenticeship Conference. The deadline is September 28. read more ...

Skvarla Congratulates Apprenticeship 'Pioneers'
Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Commerce Secretary John Skvarla congratulated the first class of the Career Accelerator Program, an apprenticeship in Alamance County. read more ...

North Carolina Ranks Among Top States for Workforce Training
Thursday, August 04, 2016

Through NCWorks, we're putting people back to work--and the nation is taking notice. Business Facilities magazine ranked us No. 8 in the country for workforce training! read more ...

Employers Can Earn More in Tax Credits for Hiring Long-Term Unemployed Candidates
Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Employers, the Work Opportunity Tax Credit will now reimburse you for hiring someone who was unemployed for at least 27 weeks. Learn more about WOTC and how you can qualify. read more ...

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