Centralina Workforce Services Connects Nearly 1,000 Career Seekers With 180 Employers Through Local Job Fairs

The month of April has been a great month for career seekers and employers in the Centralina region. The Centralina Workforce Development Board and Centralina Workforce Services held three major career fairs in Stanly, Rowan, and Union counties. On Thursday,... Read more →


Building a Progressive Workforce and Creating a Culture of Healthy Living

The Competitive Workforce Alliance Allied Health Regional Skills Partnership along with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College held a conjoined Health Science Career Pathways Symposium on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Kannapolis City Hall (NCRC). The purpose of the Career Pathway Symposium... Read more →


Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs in the Centralina Region

Entrepreneurship in Focus at Centralina WDB NEXGEN Council Meeting The Centralina NEXGEN Council held an impactful meeting on Thursday, April 4, 2017 at Rowan-Cabarrus CC South Campus in Concord. The meeting had over 50 individuals in attendance. Some of those... Read more →


NC Youth Summit Supported by Centralina WDB, Brings in Hundreds of Young Adults Across the State

The North Carolina Youth Summit held its 11th annual event on April 6, 2017 in Cary, North Carolina. The Centralina Workforce Development Board (WDB) played a vital role in the success of the event. Solomon McAuley, Centralina WDB NEXGEN Specialist,... Read more →


Centralina NEXGEN Customer Dennis Jenkins Reaches Lifelong Dream of Becoming an Electrical Lineman

Dennis Jenkins relocated from California seeking opportunities previously denied due to a lack of experience and the extremely high tuition cost to enroll in Electrical Lineman training. Shortly after the transition to North Carolina, Dennis was involved in a car... Read more →