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August 27, 2014 - RochesterWorks! and the City of Rochester celebrate another successful year for summer youth employment programs.

July 7, 2014 -RochesterWorks! in collaboration with the City of Rochester met with 800 youth on their first day of work in the Summer Youth Employment/Summer of Opportunity program for the summer.
 
January 15, 2014 - Career Conference at Monroe Community College draws over 1,000 job seekers to meet with over 60 Employers.
 
April 20, 2011 - The Rochester region is continuing its long climb out of the deep unemployment hole left by the recession, but it hasn't reached the surface yet.
 
13WHAM - Older and Younger Job Seekers Find Obstacles Locally
April 8, 2011 - A report from the AARP finds unemployment on the rise for people 55 and older. Local job placement agencies report it's also a tough job market for young job seekers.  
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Strategic references are important for your job search
March 19, 2011 - Job seekers like to deem themselves "proven leaders" with a "track record of success." References can lend credibility to those claims and are as critical to job preparations as the resume and interview, local hiring experts say.  
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Recruiter services are in growing demand in business world
March 12, 2011 -  Recruitment of new employees has gone the way of payroll and tax duties for a number of companies — out of the building. For years, employers have used recruitment firms to fill specialized technical and senior level executive positions. Now more types of job-seekers are likely to deal with a third party than a person at the company that is offering the job.
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Three day job workshop for teens begins
February 23, 2011 - While some students are enjoying their week off from school, others are choosing to spend their break learning skills to find a job.
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Changing economy requires flexible approach
January 30, 2011 - Changing careers is common practice in tough economic times, as some industries fade and others boom. But starting over in a new field isn't always a straightforward proposition.
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Volunteering can lead way back to work
January 23, 2011 - It's the cardinal rule of resumes: Avoid gaps at all costs.
 
Democrat & Chronicle - Job fair helps link applicants, firms
January 19, 2011 - Andrew Christensen, 22, hasn't seen many job offers since graduating from the University at Albany last spring with a degree in psychology and business.
 
10NBC - 600 Job Seekers attend Career Conference at MCC
January 18, 2011 - RochesterWorks, along with News 10NBC, teamed uptoday for the annual Greater Rochester Career Conference at Monroe Community College.
 
10NBC - How to Prepare for a Career Fair
December 22, 2010 - The holidays are a tough time to be without work, but it's also a good time to find a job. RochesterWorks! held a workshop Wednesday to teach job seekers how to prepare for a career conference that's coming up in January.
 
13WHAM - Local Families Struggling as Unemployment Benefits End
November 22, 2010 - Bruce Himes tries to stay positive for his family but admits he worries. A lot.

 


 
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