Supporting the Warfighter

Defense One

Maintaining a fully manned and dynamic workforce is a key component of military readiness. While much of the force readiness conversation is focused on the warfighters themselves, equally important is developing and sustaining a diverse group of civilian talent to provide the military with the infrastructure to accomplish its missions. The future force will require expertise in technology, acquisition management, testing and evaluation, logistics and other skilled applications to support wartime operations, emergency preparedness and humanitarian missions.
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Spotlight

The Texas Workforce Investment Council (Council) was created in 1993 by the 73rd Texas Legislature. As an advisory body to the Governor and the legislature, the Council is charged with promoting the development of a well-educated and highly skilled workforce for Texas, and assisting with strategic planning for and evaluation of the state’s workforce development system. As part of that responsibility, the Council annually reports to the Governor and the legislature on the degree to which the system is achieving state and local workforce goals and objectives. This is the final evaluation report for the fiscal years (FY) 2010–15 system strategic plan period.


OTHER ON-DEMAND WEBINARS

POLICY PREVIEW: AN UPDATE ON THE REAUTHORIZATION OF THE HIGHER EDUCATION ACT

Council on Foundations

Are you concerned about the state of higher education in the U.S.? This webinar features policy and foundation guest speakers who provided an overview of the status of Congressional reauthorization of the Higher Education Act. This legislation would authorize billions of dollars for Pell Grants, student loans, and other additional resources for students, teachers, and institutions of higher education.

DATA Act Pilot Webinar

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

This DATA Act Section 5 Pilot Webinar recording from April 1, 2015 was provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Iowa Government Finance Initiative - Where are we? What is next?

Iowa State University

Biswa Das, PhD, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Community and Regional Planning at Iowa State University, explained the work he is doing tracking trends of select financial indicators for Iowa counties and how county officials can benefit from this information during this webinar. He discussed the next steps in the project.

Modernizing the Government Data Center

Carahsoft

Join Avere Systems and Carahsoft for a complimentary webcast to learn how to modernize government data centers to gain performance for users, access both compute and storage capacity in the cloud, and protect existing infrastructure investments and IT resources. Hear how flexibility is key to extending resources and meeting the needs of constituents and partners to deliver government services quickly and thoroughly. The right tools can be implemented quickly and easily without steep learning curves or additional human resources.

Spotlight

The Texas Workforce Investment Council (Council) was created in 1993 by the 73rd Texas Legislature. As an advisory body to the Governor and the legislature, the Council is charged with promoting the development of a well-educated and highly skilled workforce for Texas, and assisting with strategic planning for and evaluation of the state’s workforce development system. As part of that responsibility, the Council annually reports to the Governor and the legislature on the degree to which the system is achieving state and local workforce goals and objectives. This is the final evaluation report for the fiscal years (FY) 2010–15 system strategic plan period.

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