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Career Waves 1 is your virtual home of all things Career & Technical Education (CTE) that will help you land high-demand, high-wage jobs. Career Wave 1 is designed to support your career development and interests as your virtual one-stop shop for career resources and CTE Programs offered across region 1.

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Whether you are looking for resources, CTE programs of study, events and webinars, career advice and guides, employer partners, or your next steps, look no further than Career Waves 1!

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Strengthening Career and Technical Education (CTE)  for the 21st Century Act
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Interested in Pursuing Fashion? Hear from this Merchandiser at Tommy Hilfiger

Lindsay is the Vice President of Merchandising for Tommy Hilfiger, one of the most well-known fashion brands on the planet. As her job relies heavily on trends and knowledge, Lindsay travels the world and checks in on affiliates to see …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
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A Day in the Life at Turner Construction Company

Lisa is a Project Manager with Turner Construction Company, one of the largest construction management companies in the United States. Working mostly with commercial properties, Lisa is responsible for making sure her team has the tools and resources necessary for …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
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Who’s Hiring? 9 Orgs Supporting People with Disabilities

Illustration by Marian Blair

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990, prohibiting discrimination against people with disabilities in all areas of public life. While this landmark piece of legislation initiated significant steps to make the country more …

By Jaxx Artz - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Welding Digest

Getting ready for your welding test? Read this article from the American Welding Society from Matt Scott, a welding instructor and department chair at Portland Community College (PCC), who discusses how to prepare and pass the weld test.

https://weldingdigest.aws.org/blog/how-to-pass-a-weld-test

By Sarah Seavey
Sarah Seavey
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