Free Online Communications Training for Workforce Professionals

IAWP is pleased to announce that Janelle Guthrie, Communications Director for the Washington Employment Security Department, will deliver a live online training session on the Workforce Managers Communication Toolkit. Communication is one of the most important skills a manager can develop. Studies show front-line managers are the most trusted, most credible sources of information in… Read More »

New Affordable Online Training Options for Workforce Professionals

Training is an integral part of every Workforce Professionals life. We are pleased to offer you training to enhance your skills and professional development, assist in your everyday work life and educate you about important Workforce topics. Review the training below and choose the training module you are interested in. Contact Terri Pasternik, Training and… Read More »

Board Meetings at Workforce Development Conference

2018-2019 Board Agenda Draft Minutes May 2019 Chapter Development Report International Relations Report District 1 Report New Jersey Chapter Letter Financial Report 2019-2020 Board Governance & Related Agenda Bylaws Mission, Vision and Values 2018-2019 Nominations Position Descriptions (Officers and Directors at Large) Policies Requiring Signature Please sign and deliver at first board meeting Annual Statement… Read More »

Workforce Professional Development Program

The Workforce Professional Development Program (WPDP) supports personal and organizational advancement and is recognized as one of the leading training programs for workforce professionals. Development began in 1986 with a task force representing the International Association of Workforce Professionals (IAWP) and the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA). Others assisting included, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Unemployment… Read More »

Becoming A Certified Workforce Professional is Simple and Affordable

Want to expand your career advancement options and provide the best service to your workforce customers? One of the best ways to achieve both is to attain the Certified Workforce Professional (CWP) designation from IAWP. The CWP helps individuals stay abreast of ever-changing laws and regulations, trends in the workforce system, and prepare for the… Read More »

2019 Workforce Development Conference Starts Next Week in San Antonio, Texas

Join Workforce Professionals next week, June 16-19th, for the 106th Workforce Development Conference in San Antonio, Texas. The conference is a comprehensive, multi-day conference offering educational training, continuing education and networking events targeting professionals from all walks of the workforce development community. Programs at the 2019 Workforce Development Conference target the needs of workforce boards, training… Read More »

Plan Learning and Networking Opportunities at the 2019 Workforce Development Conference

We’re pre-releasing the 2019 Workforce Development Conference program, to help you plan the best learning and networking opportunities to meet your particular needs. If you haven’t registered yet, please explore the program for the many reasons to attend. The conference is scheduled June 16-19 in San Antonio, Texas. For a copy of the program please… Read More »

Special Event Planned for Retired Attendees at 2019 Workforce Development Conference

The 2019 Retiree Brunch will feature a trip to one of San Antonio’s oldest and move beloved eating establishments, Mi Tierra Café y Panaderia. A treasure of sights, sounds and smells, Mi Tierra Café y Panadería is a beacon in San Antonio’s Historic Market Square, its “We Never Close” sign lighting the way and welcoming… Read More »

Washington State Chapter Helps Members Connect With Professional Profiles

IAWP’s Washington chapter does a great job of helping members connect.  Here’s an example of a recent, Proud Professional Profile. Greetings IAWP members! Here is our 14th monthly International Association of Workforce Professional (IAWP) Proud Professional Profile. We contacted our active member Michele Smith, who currently works for the South Central Workforce Council. Tell me… Read More »

Washington State Chapter Helps Members Connect With Professional Profiles

IAWP’s Washington chapter does a great job of helping members connect in workforce system.  Here’s an example of a recent, Proud Professional Profile. Greetings IAWP members! Here is our 14th monthly International Association of Workforce Professional (IAWP) Proud Professional Profile. We contacted our active member Michele Smith, who currently works for the South Central Workforce… Read More »