Hotline: 678-408-1354

Career Advice

What to Know About National Apprenticeship Week 2020

The sixth annual National Apprenticeship Week kicks off on Sunday, Nov. 8, to celebrate and promote the value of apprenticeship in creating career opportunities for hundreds of thousands of American workers each year and building a highly-skilled workforce for the jobs of today and tomorrow. Over the past five years, stakeholders have hosted more than 4,000 events with more than

Continue reading

Inclusive Apprenticeships: Connecting Employers and Career Seekers

Nov. 8-14 is National Apprenticeship Week, an annual celebration of a proven training model that benefits employers and workers alike. Despite being one of the oldest forms of job training available, apprenticeship is remarkably flexible. It enables workers to earn a steady paycheck while receiving valuable on-the-job training in a wide range of industries while helping employers develop a highly-skilled

Continue reading

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week at the Women’s Bureau

National Apprenticeship Week, held Nov. 8-14 this year, will celebrate apprenticeships and give businesses a chance to showcase programs and apprentices. In 2019, there were more than 25,000 women apprentices nationwide, making up 13% of the U.S. apprenticeship workforce. At the Department of Labor’s Women’s Bureau, we are committed to expanding apprenticeship access and opportunities for working women. To kick

Continue reading

How the Wage and Hour Division Serves Our Veterans

Veterans Day honors the countless Americans who have answered the call of duty and made tremendous sacrifices for their nation. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) is a proud supporter of veterans: Both within our ranks – 30% of WHD employees are veterans – and through enforcing wage and hour laws that benefit service members, veterans,

Continue reading

HIRE Vets Medallion Award 2020: Are You On The List?

This week I had the opportunity to host the U.S. Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service HIRE Vets Medallion Awards Ceremony honoring the 675 awardees for 2020. While we would have loved to recognize our recipients in person, we were glad to create a presentation that they could share with their employees, customers and prospective employees. The HIRE

Continue reading

#NAW2020: Building Skills, Expanding Opportunity

There’s a good reason that more workers and employers are choosing apprenticeship. In the past year alone, job creators started about 3,000 new apprenticeship programs, and more than 200,000 people became apprentices. And since the beginning of the Trump Administration in 2017, more than 850,000 apprentices have been hired. Why? Because apprenticeship gives workers the skills they need to succeed

Continue reading

Prepare Your Workplace This Holiday Season

The 2020 holiday season will be different than past years for America’s workers. In addition to the traditional influx of seasonal hiring, the American workforce is striving to stay safe during the coronavirus pandemic. We want to remind all employers this holiday season to follow federal rules regarding seasonal employment, train all workers to prevent job hazards and

Continue reading

Protect Workers This Winter

With winter around the corner, hazards such as freezing temperatures, downed power lines and icy roads can affect workers, so it is important to prepare for winter storms before they arrive. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has resources for common winter weather hazards to help employers and workers stay safe. Here are some best practices to remember as

Continue reading

Eight Ways to Protect Meat Processing Workers from COVID-19

Protecting the safety and health of essential workers who support America’s food security—including the meat, poultry, and pork processing industries—is a top priority for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued additional guidance to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus and keep workers safe and healthy in the

Continue reading

Contact Us

Eltas EnterPrises Inc.
3978 Windgrove Crossing
Suite 200A
Suwanee, Georgia
30024, USA

Subscribe to our Newsletter