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EKCEP Helps 26 Eastern Kentuckians Graduate from HCTC Lineman & Fiber Optics Program

After two months of extensive training, 29 Eastern Kentuckians were recognized during a ceremony on Thursday, June 14 for completing the Lineman & Fiber Optics Training course offered through the Hazard Community and Technical College (HCTC) in partnership with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program, Inc. (EKCEP) and Hiring Our Miners Everyday (H.O.M.E.).

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Teleworks USA Hosts Multiple Global Teleworks Companies for 2018 Teleworks Open House Tour

Nearly a dozen employers from across the nation were able to see up close and in person how Teleworks USA has helped expand the telework industry into Eastern Kentucky during a three-day Teleworks Open House Tour hosted April 16-18.

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Enrollment for Paths 2 Promise Program Extended through August 2018

Enrollment for a program designed to increase employment opportunities among residents who receive benefits through the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) has been extended through August 2018.

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Teleworks USA Partnering with FlexJobs to Boost Telework Opportunities for Jobseekers in Eastern Kentucky

A new partnership between Teleworks USA and FlexJobs, the leading online service for professionals seeking remote, flexible schedule, part-time, and freelance jobs, could help create an influx of even more solutions to unemployment for hundreds of Eastern Kentucky residents.

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EKCEP, Teleworks USA Join with SOAR as Regional Blueprint Partner; New Initiative Aimed to Network Those Building a 21st Century Appalachia

Both the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program (EKCEP), Inc. and its Teleworks USA initiative have joined the Blueprint Partnership program at Shaping Our Appalachian Region, Inc. (SOAR).

By joining the Blueprint Partnership program, EKCEP has formally committed towards implementing SOAR’s Regional Blueprint to build a 21st Century Appalachia.

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