NYC BigApps Teams Tackle Workforce Development Challenge
Back in May, Center4 became a BigIdea Sponsor for the 2014 NYC BigApps. We challenged the New York tech community to help improve access to real-time job data to help low-income New Yorkers get jobs. We’re excited to announce that three BigApps teams - NYCHired, Plexx, and Roletroll - have answered the call and taken on Center4’s BigApp Idea challenge. Find out more...
Workforce Development Summit Emphasizes Tech and Innovation
Technology and Entrepreneurship were the highlights at the 2014 NYCETC Summit and Expo - the City’s workforce development event of the year. The event brought together over 300 representatives from top New York workforce development nonprofits, city agencies, technology companies, and other industry professionals to discuss the latest trends and developments in the field. Read more.
Our BigIdea for BigApps NYC 2014
Center4 is a BigIdea Sponsor for the 2014 NYC BigApps! We want to improve access to real-time job data to help low-income New Yorkers get jobs. Our idea is about Real Time Job Data. NYC's unemployment rate is hovering around 8%, but every day thousands of job openings go unfilled. To equip clients for success, nonprofits need to tap into real-time data about where the jobs are and what local employers are looking for. Read more.