Centralina WDB News Feed

Centralina NEXGEN Customer Was the Hot Top at Centralina Council of Government's Board of Delegates Meeting

On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Khaleel Mangum, Centralina NEXGEN Customer from I-CARE, Inc. , opened the Centralina Council of Government's Board of Delegates Meeting sharing his journey using the Centralina Workforce Development Board's NEXGEN Services. Mangum established goals to learn... Read more →


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 →


North Carolina Manufacturing Institute Graduates 100th Success Story

Talent Development and Employer Pipeline Initiative Producing Qualified Workers Continues to Transform Lives in North Carolina “My life has really turned around since I started working at Carolina Beverage upon graduating from the North Carolina Manufacturing Institute (NCMI). My national... Read more →