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Black Workers’ Wages Are Finally Rising

February 7, 2020

By Jeanna Smialek and Ben Casselman Photographs by Demetrius Freeman Feb. 7, 2020 PHILADELPHIA — On a brisk January morning Markus Mitchell arrives at his desk at 8:30, his phone […]

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Not Your Grandparents’ Apprenticeship: Series 2…Cutting the Red Tape, Aligning Current Business Operations with Registered Apprenticeships

January 17, 2020

The term “apprenticeship” has been used throughout history to generally describe a method of onboarding and training, traditionally seen in the building trades. In the first […]

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Integrating Apprenticeships to Your Current Business Development Plan 

November 12, 2019

Although it may seem like just another buzz word for business and political leaders, apprenticeship is, in fact, a centuries-old best practice for training the workforce. […]

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Not Your Grandparents’ Apprenticeship: Series 1…Solving Today’s Hiring Challenges Using a Centuries-Old Approach

October 29, 2019

In recognition of National Apprenticeship Week, November 11-17, 2019, JEVS Human Services is publishing a four-part series to explain how the organization is embarking on filling […]

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Apprenticeship Q&A with Edison Freire

February 28, 2019

Edison Freire (left) is pictured above with one of our TechServ Scholars at the program completion event on August 2, 2018. We recently sat down with […]

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Launch of ApprenticeshipPHL and JEVS’ Workforce Strategy to Career Pathways

November 29, 2018

JEVS Human Services joined Philadelphia Works, the city’s lead workforce development agency,  in launching ApprenticeshipPHL during National Apprenticeship Week and National Career Development Month this November. ApprenticeshipPHL is […]

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Philadelphia Works Awards Contracts for New Pre-Apprenticeships

July 6, 2018

Philadelphia Works, the Workforce Development Board for the City of Philadelphia, awarded contracts to two organizations that will pilot new pre-apprenticeship programs to serve Opportunity Youth […]

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