Search Results for podcasts

KRA San Diego Airs Pandemic-Relevant Podcasts

In March 2016, the San Diego Metro Region Career Centers—now a Countywide program operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP)—launched its first major online program, Searching in San Diego, the official SDWP Podcast for on-demand access to up-to-date “workforce topics, trends, and tips” for both jobseekers and employers. To date, 92 Podcasts have aired, co-hosted by Diana Saldivar, KRA Career Centers Brand Manager and Doug Foresta, Workforce180 Director of Podcast Services and Communications, and supported by KRA/SDWP Career- and Business-Services specialists, who frequently contribute their personal experiences as well as their professional expertise. For example, in the
Read More

KRA Continues to Air Innovative Workforce-Services Podcasts

In March 2016, the San Diego Career Centers—partners in the American Job Center of California network, operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership—launched Searching in San Diego, the official SDWP Podcast for on-demand access to the most up-to-date workforce-related information and resources for both job-seeking professionals and employers. Highlighting “workforce topics, trends, and tips you need to know on the go”, KRA’s Diana Saldivar, Social Media & Communications Specialist, and Shadia Omer, Digital and Multimedia Coordinator, co-host the Podcast, supported by a team of Career Development, Business Services, Facilitation, and Special Projects Coordinators, whose own experiences, many times, contribute to episode
Read More

KRA Continues to Air Innovative Workforce Podcasts

In March 2016, the KRA San Diego Metro Career Centers, operated for the San Diego Workforce Partnership, launched  Searching in San Diego, the Centers’ official podcast for on-demand access to the most up-to-date workforce-services information and resources of interest to both job-seeking professionals and employers. Highlighting “workforce topics, trends, and tips you need to know on the go”, the Searching in San Diego Podcast is hosted by Diana Saldivar, KRA Social Media & Communications Coordinator, and supported by a cadre of KRA Career Development, Business Services, Facilitation, and Special Projects Coordinators, whose own experiences, many times, contribute to episode development. To date, 39 podcasts
Read More

KRA Airs More Workforce-Services Podcasts

Searching in San Diego, the official blog for the San Diego Metro Career Centers—operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership —provides on-demand access to the most up-to-date information and resources of interest to both jobseekers and employers. KRA/San Diego has aired 28 podcasts, the most recent featuring Starting a Career in Technology, Job Tips for Millennials, Tips for Successful Job Relocation, and Successfully Navigating a Career Transition. Searching in San Diego is accessible through the Metro Career Centers website, as well as multiple SoMe outlets. So, listen, subscribe, share, comment, and “like” all of the informative podcasts through Soundcloud, and/or download
Read More

KRA Airs More “Searching in San Diego” Podcasts

In March, the KRA San Diego Metro Career Centers, operated for the San Diego Workforce Partnership, launched an increasingly popular online media tool—podcasting—which provides on-demand access to information and resources. The launch included an introductory episode on Why Social Media is Important for Workforce Development. In April, Diana Saldivar, KRA Social Media Coordinator, announced, “We have released our first four ‘Searching in San Diego’ podcasts in our continuing objective to stay connected to our career-seekers, business partners, and other Metro Region workforce-development stakeholders.” In the ensuing months, KRA/San Diego has aired 11 more podcasts, five “How To” episodes, such as How to
Read More

KRA Releases Career Development Podcasts

A month ago, KRA’s San Diego Metro Region Career Center program, operated for the San Diego Workforce Partnership, introduced the launch of an Innovative Communications Tool—podcasting—accompanied by an introductory episode on Why Social Media is Important for Workforce Development. Now, Diana Saldivar, KRA Social Media Coordinator, reports, “We have recently released the first four episodes from “Searching in San Diego”, the official podcast of the San Diego Metro Career Centers. Moderated by Diana, with contributions from KRA/San Diego Career Agents, these highly informative podcasts include: The #1 Secret for Job Hunting Success; Lessons From an International Job Seeker; Career Fairs
Read More

KRA Monthly Spotlight!

KRA Expands Online Services for Customers During Pandemic   In March 2016, the San Diego Metro Region America’s Job Career Centers (AJCC)—now a County-wide workforce-services program operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP)—launched its first major online program, Searching in San Diego, the official SDWP Podcast for on-demand access to the most up-to-date “workforce topics, trends, and tips” for both jobseeker- and employer-customers. To date, 81 podcasts have aired, dual-hosted by Diana Saldivar, KRA Career Centers Brand Manager and Doug Foresta, Workforce180 Director of Podcast Services and Communications, and supported by a team of Career- and Business-Services professionals, whose own experiences, many
Read More

KRA Podcast Program – An Innovative Workforce-Services Solution

In April 2016, we reported the launch of Searching in San Diego, the official blog of the San Diego Metro Centers—operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership—that provides on-demand access to the most up-to-date workforce information and resources of interest to both jobseekers and employers. Diana Saldivar, KRA Social Media Coordinator & Trainer, who also moderates the podcasts, has indicated that they are essential to “our continuing objective to stay connected to our career-seekers, business partners, and other Metro Region workforce-development stakeholders.” In the past 9 month, KRA/San Diego has aired 24 podcasts, some of the most recent featuring A
Read More

Award-Winning KRA Operations Manager Featured in Podcast

In April, we reported that Ernestine Chambers, KRA Operations Manager, had been selected by the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals for its coveted 2016 Jodi Spiegel Enhancement of Customer Service Award. Attending the NAWDP Awards Luncheon, one of many highlights of last month’s Annual Conference program, Mike Fazio, Founder/CEO, WORKFORCE180—a web-based workforce-services training resource—was so impressed by her “unbelievable acceptance speech…brief, but impactful”, he invited everyone to “Meet Ernestine Chambers” in one of his educational and informative 180PROGRAMS Podcasts. We congratulate Ernestine, a previous KRA customer, for her many accomplishments and contributions, and thank her for providing the highest
Read More

KRA Introduces Innovative Communications Tool

KRA’s San Diego Metro Region Career Center program, operated for the San Diego Workforce Partnership, is launching a new communications medium—podcasting, i.e. making audio files available for downloading to a computer or mobile device, or online streaming. Diana Saldivar, Social Media Coordinator, reports, “As an increasingly popular method for gaining on-demand access to information and resources, podcasting is an incredible tool for connecting with KRA/San Diego business partners, career-seekers, and community stakeholders about our exceptional programs and services, as well as addressing broader workforce-development topics relevant to our Region. We are currently soliciting podcast topics, and invite you to take the Podcast Poll to vote for what you
Read More