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"If we don’t teach our own, who’s gonna’ do it?"

- Harvey J. Nutter

Executive Director of the Greater Paterson OIC

Why Entrepreneurship Training Should be Included in Workforce Development

Why Entrepreneurship Training Should be Included in Workforce Development

One of the most overlooked categories in Workforce Development, especially as it relates to low-income and underserved populations, is teaching the general principles of entrepreneurship. In this sector most services tend to lean towards employment training, adult basic education, English as a Second Language (ESL), along with standard job searching and resume development assistance. These […]

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Preparing for the Post-Pandemic World of Work

Preparing for the Post-Pandemic World of Work

There are few people who would deny that the COVID19 pandemic has changed our lives in dramatic and profound ways. One of those changes in particular is in the employment sector. I am deeply saddened by the millions of people who have been forced to file for unemployment as a direct result of this pandemic. […]

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Mike Dominguez

Mike Dominguez

Another Greater Paterson Student Achieving at high levels!

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7 practices to help speed up job search

7 practices to help speed up job search

When an individual has spent some time looking for a new work, it can be easy to get into a rut, especially if that perfect job hasn’t come along. Worse yet, the few interviews that came your way did not result in a job offer. There is no reason to panic. Changing your tactics and being more proactive can change your luck and land you that job.

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A Plan for Success

A Plan for Success

When Jazmin Oquendo arrived at the Greater Paterson OIC, she came with a plan.

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Ruth Rivera

Ruth Rivera

Another Greater Paterson student achieving at high levels has earned certifications in...

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