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Teleworks USA Hosts Open House Events, Hub Tours for Global Telework Companies

Representatives from two global companies got an up-close look at how Teleworks USA is helping to connect companies like theirs with prospective teleworkers in Eastern Kentucky.

Karen Beaman and Carolyn Lewandowski with Sutherland, and Angela Mackay and Arika Aerts with Concentrix, met with Teleworks USA staff, community partners, and local teleworkers during multiple open house events... (more)

Teleworks USA Set to Hold Job Fairs for Concentrix in Perry & Pike counties June 29 & 30

Teleworks USA is set to host two job fairs for two for its hubs in Perry and Pike counties for customer service provider Concentrix.

Teleworks USA staff will be on hand from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 29, at the Hazard Teleworks Hub, located at 412 Roy Campbell Drive, and from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Pike County Teleworks Hub, at 180 Ford Mountain Road, to assist prospective... (more)

Floyd Countian Chavella Kelly Overcomes Life Obstacles with help from Big Sandy Area CAP and Career Advisor Trina Yeary

Floyd Countian Chavella Kelly has always had big plans for her life. Whether it was furthering her education or making sure she got into the exact career she had always dreamed of, Kelly says she’s always known what she wanted to do.

However, when a few surprises created speed bumps on the journey to her goals, Kelly found herself turning to the Big Sandy Area Community Action Program... (more)

EKCEP Enables 18 Eastern Kentuckians to Graduate from HCTC Lineman & Fiber Optics Program

After two months of extensive training, 21 Eastern Kentuckians were recognized during a ceremony on Friday, May 19 for completing the Lineman & Fiber Optics Training course offered through the Hazard Community and Technical College (HCTC) in partnership with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program, Inc. (EKCEP) and Hiring Our Miners Everyday (H.O.M.E.).

Two graduates,... (more)