Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas Taps Polsinelli Shareholder as Board Treasurer

by | Dec 1, 2022

Harry D. Jones, a Dallas-based shareholder at Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli and member of the firm’s Labor and Employment Department, has been elected treasurer on the board of directors for Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas.

Jones was appointed to the WFSDallas board earlier this year, and his one-year term as board treasurer starts Jan....

Dallas College Is Awarded a $5M Apprenticeship Building America Grant
by | Jul 18, 2022
The grant—part of more than $121 million given by the U.S. Department of Labor to help strengthen and modernize Registered Apprenticeship programs—was the only one awarded in North Texas. The college was also the only higher education institute in Texas to get one of the grants. The grants are intended to help workers find a “reliable path to the middle class," the Labor Department says.
Dallas Mayor Releases Major ‘Upskilling Dallas’ Report to Help Drive Workforce Development
by | Nov 19, 2021
"Together, we can build the workforce of the future—one that will attract and grow businesses, build equity, and sustain our city’s outstanding economic growth for years to come," Mayor Eric Johnson said on the report's release.
3 DFW Workforce Agencies Get State Grants Totaling $908K
by | Jul 25, 2019
The local Texas Talent Connections grants were among $5.2 million awarded to 15 agencies statewide for innovative workforce skills training and job placement programs.