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CareerSource North Central Florida is honoring local veterans in multiple hiring events in November including Paychecks for Patriots and Beyond the Boots. Paychecks for Patriots, a statewide veteran-dedicated hiring initiative to address the employment needs of veterans is joining forces with this month’s career fair focused on advanced manufacturing jobs. Both events are being held…

GAINESVILLE, FL – Due to road closures for the University of Florida Homecoming parade, CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) will close its Gainesville and Starke Career Centers at 10 NW Sixth Street to the public on Friday, November 2. The Career Centers will open again on Monday, November 5, at 8 a.m. Career Center staff…

August 31, 2018 (Gainesville, Fla.) – CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Director Frank Avery announced today that the Alachua and Bradford counties continued to hold steady with the sixth lowest unemployment rates in the State, both sitting at 3.6%. Alachua County’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.6% while Bradford County’s unemployment rate remained the same as the previous month,…

August 16, 2018 (Gainesville, Fla.) – CareerSource North Central Florida will kick off the latest cycle of “Opportunity Quest: Own Your Future” at a public Introductory Workshop on Monday, August 20th, at 2 PM. The session will be held at the Gainesville Career Center at 10 NW Sixth Street. Subsequent courses will begin for eligible participants on Tuesday,…

By now, most people have heard of the “gig economy” and have heard it’s changing certain aspects of the way businesses are run. That said, not everyone has a full understanding of this new phenomenon and how exactly it relates to them. As a business owner or community leader, it’s important that you educate yourself…

Alachua/Bradford Employment & Unemployment Release June 2018  GAINESVILLE, July 27, 2018 CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Director Frank Avery today announced that the Alachua and Bradford Counties continued to lead the state with the fifth and sixth lowest unemployment rates in the State, at 3.7% and 3.6%, respectively. Both rates have dropped from last year’s…

Gainesville — CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Director Frank Avery today announced that unemployment rates for both Alachua and Bradford Counties dropped to 3.0%, a half-percent lower than the same time last year. Both counties are subsequently tied with 3 others having the fifth lowest unemployment rate in the state according to statistics released by…

James Schindler, Business Services Manager with CareerSource North Central Florida, accepted an Innovation Award on behalf of CareerSource North Central Florida that was presented by the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington, D.C. Schindler was invited to attend the Labor Department’s March 2018 H-1B Ready to Work Grantee Convening and was recognized for his collaboration…

CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Director Frank Avery today announced that the Alachua and Bradford Counties unemployment rate dropped to 3.0% and 3.1% respectively; Alachua County is tied with 5 other counties for the fourth lowest rate in the Florida according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The Gainesville metro area gained 2,100 new…

CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Director Frank Avery today announced that the Alachua and Bradford Counties unemployment rate dropped to 3.0% and 3.1% respectively; Alachua County is tied with 5 other counties for the fourth lowest rate in the Florida according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The Gainesville metro area gained 2,100 new…