Boosting job skills after military service
North Central Florida veterans trying to re-enter the workforce are finding their skills often outdated. The Workforce Connection of Citrus, Levy and Marion County kicks off a “Retooling and Refueling for Success” workshop tomorrow to help veterans explore talent and career options in the workforce. Communications Manager Laura Byrnes hopes to teach veterans how to translate their talents in to skills for the office place.
The 3-day series will be held at the College of Central Florida in Ocala beginning tomorrow.
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