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TechHire 2018 Sustainability Institute Discussion Board

Some of our TechHire coaches submitted interesting discussion topics centered around the upcoming TechHire 2018 Sustainability Virtual Institute.  Click here to read all about it and let us know your thoughts! *Don't forget to hit the blue "subscribe to post" button at the top right to receive notifications when new posts are added so we can continue the conversation!!!

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Posted On: 7/2/2019 11:46 AM

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H-1B Performance WIPS TIPS Discussion Topics

Do you have any best practices to share regarding the Workforce Integrated Performance System (WIPS)? Timmy Dudley, H-1B Performance Analyst, recently posted some discussion topics around your experience preparing, uploading and resolving possible issues with your WIPS data file.  You can join the discussion here.

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Posted On: 4/5/2018 5:46 PM

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Peer Consultancy: Strategies to Support TechHire Participant Success on Certification Exams

Please join us for the H-1B TechHire (TH) Peer Consultancy on “Strategies to Support TechHire Participant Success on Certification Exams,” on July 31st at 1:00PM EST.

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Posted On: 8/16/2019 4:18 PM

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H-1B Grants Reporting Handbook is Now Available

The newly released H-1B Grants Performance Reporting Handbook & Workforce Integrated Performance System (WIPS) Reporting Guidance (H-1B Performance Handbook) provides performance reporting guidance and instructions for H-1B America’s Promise, Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI), and TechHire Partnerships grants.

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Posted On: 7/10/2017 9:40 AM

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The TechHire Grantee CoP Engagement Challenge

As we approach the mid-point in your grant, we are beginning to hear about many great innovations and outcomes that are emerging from your TechHire projects. We understand the benefit of learning from your TechHire peers and want to provide a new opportunity for grantees to learn from each other. Starting September 17th, 2018, we are looking for grantees who have already done some great things to share their efforts on the TechHire Community of Practice (CoP.)

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Posted On: 12/13/2018 10:51 AM

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Register Now! H-1B TechHire Convening

We are excited to announce that the H-1B TechHire (TechHire) Partnership grantees are invited to attend the national TechHire Grantee Convening (Grantee Convening) on Tuesday, July 25 – Wednesday, July 26 in Washington, D.C.

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Posted On: 6/29/2017 11:42 AM

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Performance Reporting Resources are now available on TechHire!

The H-1B Grants Performance Reporting Resource Page is now available via the TechHire Community of Practice!  

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Posted On: 6/29/2017 11:42 AM

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Do you have a "bulk buy" strategy?

  Do you have a "buy bulk strategy"?  This question has been discussed among some TH grantees, and we wanted to hear from others.  Have you done this?  Has it worked for you?  Would you consider trying this approach?  If not, how come?  Just click here and log into WFGPS to add a comment. *Don't forget to hit the blue "subscribe to post" button at the top right to receive notifications when new posts are added!!!

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Posted On: 9/26/2017 12:09 PM

TH ANNOUNCEMENT
The Threat and Opportunity of Automation

One of our TechHire coaches, Matthew Poland has submitted an interesting discussion topic on how the coming wave of automation poses both a threat and an opportunity.  Some jobs may be completely eliminated by automation and AI but new jobs for people with the right skills could also be created.  Click here to read all about it and let us know your thoughts!  

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Posted On: 9/28/2017 12:00 PM

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Mark Your Calendar for the Upcoming Peer Learning Call!

Engage with fellow H-1B TechHire (TH) grantees on the  peer learning call, “Strategies for Engaging with Workforce System Partners to Support TechHire Projects” on Thursday, September 28 at 1:00PM EST.

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Posted On: 9/18/2017 8:52 AM

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Nov 28 Peer Learning Call: Moving from Employers-As-Grant-Advisors to an Employer-Led Partnership

On November 28, we're excited to be bringing you a session on employer engagement. In particular: how do you move from a passive grant-driven business advisory group (where you're trying to sell them on your TechHire program) to a true employer-led partnership where businesses are eager to come to the table and they're helping design and carryout the actual program?

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Posted On: 11/6/2017 5:34 PM

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National Apprenticeship Week 2017!

Mark your calendars for November 13 - 19, 2017 as we celebrate the third annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW).  

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Posted On: 10/2/2017 9:42 AM

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WorkforceGPS Is Taking Your Relationship to the Next Level; Chat (Beta Version) Now Available!

The TechHire Community of Practice knows you’ve been in love with WorkforceGPS for a while now, and things are getting pretty serious. That’s why we’re excited to help you take things to the next level and introduce you to Chat.    

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Posted On: 10/19/2017 11:13 AM

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Resource Tool: Open Licensing and Intellectual Property Requirements Announcement

The Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration (ETA) has created a one-page document; Grant Requirements: Open Licensing and Intellectual Property to explain DOL requirements around open licensing and intellectual property for all grand-funded work under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license.

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Posted On: 4/2/2019 3:33 PM

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Save the Date: H-1B TechHire Virtual Institute!

The Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration is excited to announce the 2nd Annual H-1B TechHire Virtual Institute, which will begin on Monday, September 9th, and conclude Wednesday, September 18th.

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Posted On: 7/3/2019 3:52 PM