workforce development

School, community combine to fill housing needs in Lennox

Recognizing the need for more housing in Lennox, here’s what happened when students and community leaders came together.

1 year ago

Novak attracts workers with signing bonuses, quality culture

Novak Sanitary is serious about attracting workers, offering a $5,000 signing bonus and jobs with great pay and benefits.

2 years ago

They said yes: Now, how to keep that new hire 

After a successful hire, you might breathe a sigh of relief and feel like your job is done until his or her first day on the job. But it’s important to note that an employee most often makes the decision to stay or leave a position during the first 30 to 60 days.

2 years ago

Jodi’s Journal: What’s the story behind the hiring horror stories?

A perfect storm in retail is resulting in extreme hiring struggles.

2 years ago

Jodi’s Journal: Back to SoDak reveals new perceptions of Sioux Falls

Dozens of people considering moving back to South Dakota spent a weekend gathering new impressions of Sioux Falls. Here’s what you need to know about them.

2 years ago

Event seeks to attract people ‘Back to SoDak’

Brunch at the Denny Sanford Premier Center and a VIP experience at JazzFest are a couple of the experiences awaiting native Sioux Falls professionals who might be visiting the city next week.

2 years ago

SDN expands its fruitful internship program to high school level

Sioux Falls-based SDN’s internship program is more than a good corporate deed. It helps the company attract and groom good future employees.

2 years ago

Shlanta: Workforce demand requires helping one student at a time

Two-thirds of our community lacks a degree beyond high school, and we haven’t moved the needle in the past decade. We are below our peer cities in education attainment. That reality got me thinking about how SDN Communications might, in some small way, change that outlook one student at a time.

2 years ago

They graduated, but did they find jobs? Check out Augie’s 2016 stats

Almost every member of the Augustana University class of 2016 looking for work has found a job related to his or her major or chosen field, and almost six in 10 have stayed in Sioux Falls.

2 years ago

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