Category: Employers News

October 10, 2017 – Gainesville, FL – The CONNECT (Creating Opportunities (through) Networking New and Existing Companies (with our region’s) Talent) professional networking group has teamed up with Santa Fe College’s Back to Work 50+ program to reach greater heights in connecting employers with skilled local professional job seekers. Joining forces with Santa Fe College,…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com CareerSource NCFL Gainesville career center, 10 NW Sixth Street (Gainesville, Fla. – March 14, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will host a recruitment event on Wednesday, March 15 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Gainesville career center to fill…

Today’s workforce succumbs to a wide range of personal dilemmas, such as stress, marital difficulties, financial trouble, legal issues and more. When lifestyle-related behaviors and chronic conditions affect your employees, you may notice a decline in productivity, employee engagement and business profitability, in addition to increased healthcare costs. As an employer, how can you communicate…

David Massias, CEO and cofounder of Shadow Health, kicked off the 2014 Company Lifestyle series with a presentation and roundtable discussion on building and maintaining effective organizational culture. What began as a startup in the Florida Innovation Hub, educational software developer Shadow Health now serves more than 400 nursing programs in North America. The company,…

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – In August 2014, Tina Jones made some unexpected friends. Tina, a 28-year-old diabetic woman, was joined by eight-year-old Danny Rivera suffering from persistent cough, 78-year-old Esther Park complaining of abdominal pain, and Brian Foster, a 58-year-old man recovering from routine surgery. What does Tina have in common with Danny, Esther and…

Company Lifestyle Session One, presented by David Massias – CEO and cofounder of Shadow Health on August 26 at 9:30 a.m. GAINESVILLE — Creating the type of organizational culture you wish to see within your business can be difficult to do; however, maintaining one that you have established does not have to be as difficult….

After 11 years working with MRI machines, electrical engineer Rob Ladkani now uses his skills to advance the development of unmanned aircraft. Companies like Gainesville-based drone manufacturer Altavian provide unemployed and underemployed professionals with new career opportunities through CareerSource North Central Florida’s Healthcare Biomanufacturing Occupational & Technology Training (HBOTT). In 2011, three University of Florida…

“This article is part of a “Spirit of Collaboration” series highlighting successful collaborative efforts between CareerSource North Central Florida and the business community.” The entrepreneurial spirit continues to thrive in Gainesville, impacting people of all ages – from degree-holding, displaced professionals to high school and middle school students. Horizon Center Alternative School recently held a…

“This article is part of a “Spirit of Collaboration” series highlighting successful collaborative efforts between CareerSource North Central Florida and the business community.” CareerSource North Central Florida is connecting local businesses and nonprofits with one another to create healthy, supportive workplaces across north central Florida. B&B Office Systems and Tobacco Free Alachua connected at a…

“This article is part of a “Spirit of Collaboration” series highlighting successful collaborative efforts between CareerSource North Central Florida and the business community.” CareerSource North Central Florida is connecting local businesses and nonprofits with one another to create healthy, supportive workplaces across north central Florida. B&B Office Systems and Tobacco Free Alachua connected at a…