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Meet Bethany Owen, President & CEO of ALLETE

Posted by Administrator on May 3, 2021

For the March installation of UMD’s Distinguished Speaker Series, the Labovitz School of Business sat down with Bethany Owen, President and CEO of ALLETE, a publicly-traded company headquartered in Duluth, MN. The episode covers a lot of ground, from the roller coaster of a first year as president & CEO that Owen experienced in 2020, […]

New Opportunity: Student Connect

Posted by Administrator on January 6, 2021

NORTHFORCE has launched added programming to help connect area students with local professionals and organizations that are invested in our community: Student Connect. In partnership with higher education and K-12 institutions, Student Connect serves students from all 12 colleges, universities, and technical schools across the NORTHFORCE region of Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin. The purpose […]

Spotlight on Success: Ellefson Off Highway

Posted by Administrator on January 10, 2020

In the middle of last year, Northland employer Ellefson Off Highway was on the hunt for the perfect new team member. “We had been looking for the right person to fill a mechanic position and just hadn’t had any luck,” shared Elizabeth Draskovich, Ellefson Off Highway business manager. In summer of 2019, NORTHFORCE’s Greater Northeast Minnesota […]

Employment Trends to Watch in the New Decade

Posted by Administrator on December 29, 2019

The 2020s are almost upon us! Macro and micro employment trends are transforming the workforce landscape, and that’s nothing new. But what will employment look like ten years from now? It might actually be a more difficult question to answer than ever before. Here’s a peek at the three biggest trends that experts think will […]

New Career Goals for the New Decade

Posted by Administrator on December 28, 2019

With the dawn of a new decade, the time is ripe to think about big picture career goals. We’re talking work and money resolutions for not just the year ahead, but the next ten years!  It can seem intimidating, but try framing your long-term career goals with these questions: How much money are you making? […]

Four Reasons to Revel in the December Job Hunt

Posted by Administrator on December 1, 2019

The last month of the year is actually a great time to find a new job. Reason #1: The job market slows down. Between the frenzy of the holiday season and wrapping up the end of the year, fewer people are looking for work and even fewer applicants are actively sending out their resumes. That […]

Spotlight on Success: Anna Wald, Mesabi Range College

Posted by Administrator on November 29, 2019

Mesabi Range Welding Instructor Anna Wald turned to NORTHFORCE for personalized job leads during her Iron Range career search. “Until I found NORTHFORCE through the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency at the Career Center in Virginia, Minnesota, I was getting no responses from MnWorks or Indeed,” shares Anna. “Once I was on the NORTHFORCE site I […]

Grants Available to Address Workforce Shortages

Posted by Administrator on April 15, 2018

Over $3.1 million in workforce grants were available statewide in Minnesota last fall. Southern Minnesota took advantage of $600,000. By comparison, our northeast region was not awarded any of the available $3.1 million because there were no applications, despite the severe workforce shortages affecting our area. Already extreme, these shortages are only expected to intensify […]

Resume Strategy

Posted by Administrator on March 14, 2017

Ah, the fine art of resume perfection. Whether you like it or not, that piece of paper is worth its weight in gold. You can be the most impressive interviewer in the world, but if your resume is not correctly telling your story, you will never make it through the door. Here are a few […]

Resume Strategy

Posted by Administrator on March 14, 2017

Ah, the fine art of resume perfection. Whether you like it or not, that piece of paper is worth its weight in gold. You can be the most impressive interviewer in the world, but if your resume is not correctly telling your story, you will never make it through the door. Here are a few […]

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