News and Events

NEWS AND EVENTS FROM AROUND THE REGION

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Help From NEMOJT After Two Layoffs

News Release, July 22, 2020

Dave Panchyshyn, from Aitkin, was laid off after nearly 20 years at his job. His first call was to the NEMOJT Aitkin office who had helped him before.  With some guidance from the career counselors, he started a new position earlier this month.  

 

NEMOJT Offers Help for Career Changes

News Release, July 9, 2020

Mike Eisenbraun talks about his experience losing his job after 27 years. He contacted Kari at NEMOJT in Aitkin and enrolled in the Dislocated Worker program which allowed him to acquire some additional computer training and in turn become the Program Director for Aitkin County CARE. 

Employer Help During Pandemic

News Release, June 29th, 2020

Joaquim Harris, Director of Human Resources at Northwood Children’s Services in Duluth, and Pat Kannas, District Manager/Area Supervisor for Domino’s in Virginia, explain how NEMOJT has helped them through the pandemic.

NEMOJT Career Counselors Provide Good Guidance

News Release, June 22, 2020

Meet Diane Anderson from Biwabik as she explains her experience working with NEMOJT and the Dislocated Worker program after being laid off from Blue Cross Blue Shield after 17 years.

Also, Destiny Eckdahl from Proctor tells of her success working with a NEMOJT Counselor and the Dislocated Worker program.