HR Florida is committed to helping HR Professionals in Florida and their employers to successfully address workplace challenges and changes. These changes are a result of the rapid economic, social and technological advances that affect current and future members of the workforce. This page contains links to Workforce Readiness resources within SHRM and the State of Florida as well as highlights on some of the Chapter initiatives. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to promote your initiatives or for additional information on the initiatives of our chapters.
What is Workforce Readiness?
According to SHRM, Workforce Readiness can be defined as ensuring that today’s and tomorrow’s workforce has the skills, competencies and behaviors to succeed in today’s and tomorrow’s workplace. Ensuring that today’s and tomorrow’s workplace maximizes the potential of today’s and tomorrow’s workforce.
Workforce Readiness Resources:
SHRM - Resources for Workforce Readiness Volunteers
Florida One Stop Centers
Florida Ready to Work
Florida Regional Workforce Boards
Florida Office of Economic Recovery
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Job Fairs Across Florida
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity - Veteran’s Employment Program
Where Are The Jobs?-Manpower Employment Outlook Survey - Q1 2014