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February 2017 Labor Market Update

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* increased from 3.5%** ...

January 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Continued to Creep Up in January to 3.5%

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* increased from 3.2%** ...

December 2016 Labor Market Update

AUSTIN – According to the Texas Workforce Commission, unemployment in the Austin – Round Rock MSA* crept up from 3.0%** in November ...
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Upcoming Events

Center Orientation

3/29/2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

 Workforce Solutions Capital Area's Business Solutions Representatives will be at Booth 3.07 in the City of Austin Talent Exchange Career Expo from noon to 5 p.m., March 29. Pre-registration and complete list of employers available at austintexas.gov/careerexpo Call for more information 512-974-3210 or email employment.services@austintexas.gov

Career MAPS Workshops  Day 2 - Attitude and Altitude Effective Communications and Active Listening 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Time and Stress Management 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. [Lunch Break 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.] Excellent Customer Service 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Diversity and Ethics 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Overcoming Barriers to Employment

3/29/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Identify Common Barriers and Connect with fellow job seekers facing similar obstacles:

Success Stories

Finding a New Home Through WERC

“Now, I have friends, I have work, and consider Austin my home."

Diana Martinez

Driving Toward Success in Pink Steel Toed Boots

“I knew I needed to make the change.”

Nola Ryan

Hoping for a Breakthrough

“If you want to make it, you gotta learn how to work."

Daniel Moreno



Workforce Solutions Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available, upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 1.800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice).

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North Center
6505 Airport Blvd, Suite 101
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 454-9675

South Center
6505 Burleson Road, Goodwill Bldg
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 381-4200

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3401 Webberville Rd, Bldg 1000
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 223-5400

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