YUPRO Placement, in partnership with the Google Career Certificates Employer Consortium, launched a unique skills-first hiring solution that combines Grow with Google’s industry-recognized Career Certificates with YUPRO Placement’s award-winning work-based learning program.
YUPRO Placement’s Vice President of Program and Partnerships, Margaret Walkup, was listed among a distinguished group of industry leaders making major contributions to the world of work. In publishing its annual list of staffing’s next generation of leaders, SIA, the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, singles out those who have been met with several unique challenges and overcome such with agility and determination.
YUPRO Placement helps builds a career-ready talent community with Google Career Certificates, job search coaching bootcamps, wraparound support, informational career webinars, and more to ensure talent are building in-demand, high-value skills that enhance their employability and increase conversion to full-time employment post-program.
Building a society of skilled workers and adapting those skills over time isn’t anything new. It’s the story of innovation. It’s how America has evolved over time to meet technological and economic challenges.
YUPRO Placement, the nation’s leading skills-first talent placement firm, has earned a spot on ClearlyRated’s 2023 Best Staffing Firms for Women™ List. This inaugural award recognizes staffing firms that have proven their commitment to the equity and advancement of their female employees.
A resume is a one-page document that provides an overview of your career experience, skills, and accomplishments. This is typically the first impression of hiring managers and recruiters and is used to evaluate whether you are the right candidate for the job. Discover the four steps you should take in order to build the perfect resume.
A cover letter is a reflection of your resume providing additional information about your professional background. Discover the four common mistakes made, and how to avoid each to ensure a smooth, successful job search journey.
YUPRO Placement’s Senior Director of Workforce Solutions, Ainsley Castro, was listed among a distinguished group of DEI Influencers. In publishing its annual list of DEI Influencers, SIA, the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, singles out those individuals from across the workforce solutions ecosystem who stand out in their actions and commitment to advancing DEI in their organizations and communities.
Skills-first hiring is, as its name suggests, a talent acquisition strategy where the employer prioritizes skills, first, as the selection criteria—instead of traditional proxies such as degrees, previous job titles, or years of experience. The purpose of this approach is to equitably match talent to opportunity.
Show employers why you are the right candidate for the job by utilizing the S.T.A.R method – an acronym consisting of four key concepts that will help answer scenario-based or behavioral interview questions.