Special Populations

Special populations are student groups who are given priority to receive services.  These Priority Populations are also listed in several other federal grant programs that are aligned in some way with the goals and objectives stated in the Louisiana Carl Perkins State Plan.

Use This Exercise to Recapture That “New Job” Spark (No Matter How Long You’ve Been in Your Role)

In our careers, it’s inevitable that at some point we’ll find ourselves coasting along on autopilot.

The excitement we once had for our jobs gets replaced with indifference, a poor attitude, and a lack of motivation. And when we find …

By Antonio Neves - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Veteran Jobs: 6 Ways to Effectively Transition from the Military Into the Workforce

Bill Lawrence, who spent 20 years as a combat fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy, relishes the “new car smell” of stepping into the cockpit of a brand-new jet. Like many veterans, Lawrence, who is now a chief information security …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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How to Get a Referral for Any Job – Even If You’re Changing Careers

The Truth about Career Change

Let’s be honest: Career change is hard.

While you may desperately want to become a web developer, data scientist, or digital marketer, the recruiters for those roles want you to stay put.

Why?

Because sad …

By Jeremy Schifeling - Break Into Tech
Break Into Tech
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