November 2019

Now This is A Talent Solution Consultant!

Business Services Consultant, Erin Flowers, embodies what being a CareerSourcer is all about. She recently reached out to Bayshore Interactive in her search to connect with new businesses. She went with a few resumes of some qualified candidates as she met with the owner. They hired one of those candidates, Miguel, who was an ITA […]

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Thank You for Your Service

“A special thank you to Lisa Milsap and Jenee Christian for checking up on me via email, phone or walk-in and making sure any questions I had were answered and making sure resources were available to me. You guys really made a difference and all of your efforts are deeply appreciated.” Those words were just […]

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Collaboration Leads to Connections

CSCF recently participated in a targeted patient healthcare job fair event for Orange County District 5 residents. We supported Southern Technical Institute WIOA participants who are seeking permanent employment in the CNA, HHA or PCA fields. Leah Rawlins represented to provide training information on our services. Leah received the following note of appreciation from Commissioner […]

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Accelerating to Celebrating

Valencia College’s new Center for Accelerated Training graduated its first class at the downtown location earlier this month! It was the first group of Electronic Board Assembly and Distribution Operations Technician students. All graduates earned several industry certifications and are now workforce ready!  Mayor Dyer, Commissioner Hill, DEO Executive Director, Ken Lawson, and other community members […]

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Youth Get the Scoop on Manufacturing

Recently a group of 10 youth had the opportunity to explore the advanced manufacturing industry by touring .decimal in partnership with MACF. CSCF Board member and .decimal President, Richard Sweat, hosted the group who gained valuable insight into a growing and in-demand industry. They witnessed how the company manufactures precision, patient-specific devices, and learned about a […]

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Let’s Give‘em Something to Talk About

CareerSource Central Florida was one of over 300 participants in the community-wide Table Talks event last month. Hundreds of table talks were hosted all over Central Florida to discuss the same three topics; ‘My favorite thing about our community is…’, ‘I want to change…’, and ‘What can you do to help or contribute.’  The thought-provoking […]

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We’re Thirsty to Ignite Their Potential

CSCF, in collaboration with The Coca-Cola Company and Taylor Horan, a UCF alumna, recently hosted the Dear Future Orlando Challenge event in Orlando. The initiative encouraged young adults ages 18 to 24 to submit ideas that tackle community-specific challenges. Taylor’s submission was inspired by her personal experience when she was in high school and wishes […]

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We’re Famous!

Orlando Magazine’s October issue highlighted some of Orlando’s finest in their ‘Faces of Talent’ feature which introduced the faces behind some of the city’s most notable businesses. The issue wouldn’t be complete without including CareerSource Central Florida and the vital work that we do in workforce development that is critical to a better employment ecosystem. […]

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To Reach a Port, You Must Set SAIL.

Our mission aligns perfectly with the SAIL to 60 initiative to connect employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with career opportunities to achieve economic prosperity. Pam Nabors facilitated a panel of education leaders, businesses and students recently at one such SAIL to 60 UpLiftED event to present CSCF’s services and how we’re helping the state to […]

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Collaboration + Commitment = Talent Development

We’ve been paying close attention to the newly formed Florida Talent Development Council, a new initiative put in place by Governor Ron DeSantis. We’re thrilled that CareerSource Florida has been appointed to have a seat at the table to help shape the future of Florida’s workforce. The Council works to develop a coordinated, data-driven, statewide […]

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