Two meetings will be held on Thursday, December 15th to discuss how to re-connect Los Angeles' disconnected youth. The first meeting will begin with the public release of Dr. Paul Harrington’s Reports on the opportunity rising for LA’s youth population and an expert panel discussion.
Workforce Development Board Members Take Oath of Office at Fall Quarterly Meeting and Immediately Get to Work!
On November 16, 2016, the 37 member City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board took an oath of office and then conducted its two hour fall quarterly meeting. Learn More About the Members of the Board
Among the items discussed and actions taken included the approval of $1 million in Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA) funds
Earlier this year, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti unveiled the JobsLA.org smartphone application at the Northeast Valley WorkSource Center during a job fair focused on job openings in the "sharing” and on-demand economy. The mobile app allows job seekers
At the City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board's June 1, 2016 Executive Committee meeting, Dr. Christine Cooper of the LAEDC’s Institute for Applied Economics presented an occupational and industry workforce forecast for the LA region for the period through 2020.
Ensuring a Strong, Diverse and Sustainable Economy for LA County’s Residents and Communities
After extensive public input, the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) finalized the 2016-2020 Los Angeles County Strategic Plan for Economic Development. This is the region’s collaborative, consensus “blueprint” for a strong economy. It defines