More YOU in Northeastern Wisconsin

Attract Talent

The New North offers many resources to attract and inform your future talent on the benefits of living and working in the New North region including “More YOU in NEW” recruitment materials you can customize, diversity and inclusion resources, and information on the Northeast Wisconsin Workplace Excellence Award.

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Winnebago Catch-A-Ride

Organization: Greater Oshkosh Economic Development
Program Description: Winnebago Catch-A-Ride is a volunteer based service, providing low cost transportation to get people to and from work. Qualified riders do not have their own form of transportation nor do they have access to public transportation. The service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Employers benefit from this program by gaining access to employees with reliable transportation and increased engagement with volunteer opportunities.
HashTags: #transportation #attraction #retention
Link to Details: Winnebago Catch-A-Ride
Program Contact: Tricia Rathermel, Director of Economic Development
Phone: (920) 230-3326
Counties Where Available: Winnebago

Winnebago Catch-A-Ride
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Mission Wisconsin

Organization: Mission Wisconsin
Program/ Resource Offering: Transitioning military, military spouse, and veteran talent sourcing and recruiting
Program Description: Our vision is to help Wisconsin employers connect with transitioning service members, spouses and veterans through direct connection with them.
HashTags: #veterans #transitioningmilitary #missionwisconsin #wisconsin #talent #milspouse
Link to Details: Mission Wisconsin
Program Contact: Steven Janke, CEO/Founder
Phone: (608) 697-6936
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago | Other: Statewide

Mission Wisconsin

Smart Girls Rock

Organization: Fox Cities Chamber
Program Description: Smart Girls Rock is an annual STEM mentoring event connecting high school girls with women working in STEM careers and industries in the Fox Cities region.
HashTags: #smartgirlsrock #myfuturesbright #stemrocks
Link to Details: Smart Girls Rock
Program Contact: Amy Andersen, Director of Talent and K-16 Relations
Phone: (920) 450-5831
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Fond du Lac | Outagamie | Shawano | Waupaca | Winnebago

Smart Girls Rock

Fox Cities Days

Organization: Fox Cities Chamber
Program Description: Fox Cities Days are private regional career fairs that the Fox Cities Chamber organizes with out of region/state career services teams focused on in-demand careers. The goal is to attract talent from outside the region to fill the talent gaps for employers in the Fox Cities region.
HashTags: #destinationfoxcities #foxcitiesstrong #teamfoxcities #govirtualandstayhome
Link to Details: Fox Cities Days
Program Contact: Amy Andersen, Director of Talent and K-16 Relations
Phone: (920) 450-5831
Counties Where Available: Calumet | Outagamie | Winnebago

Fox Cities Days
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Future Fox Cities Career Expo

Organization: Fox Cities Chamber
Program/ Resource Offering: Future Fox Cities Career Expo
Program Description: Future Fox Cities is an annual Career Expo hosted by the Fox Cities Chamber which unites Fox Cities employers with 8th grade through college aged students to explore and understand all the diverse career opportunities in the region. The goal of the program is to help students direct their academic and career path and to see their future as an employee in the Fox Cities region. Newly added in the last hour of the event, college students can connect with employers to find employment.
HashTags: #futurefoxcities #findyourfuture
Link to Details: Future Fox Cities Career Expo
Program Contact: Amy Andersen, Director of Talent and K-16 Relations
Phone: (920) 450-5831
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Fond du Lac | Outagamie | Shawano | Waupaca | Winnebago

Future Fox Cities Career Expo
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Virtual Career Experiences

Organization: Inspire Sheboygan County
Program/ Resource Offering: NEW Manufacturing Alliance Employer Collaborative
Program Description: : Virtual Career Events help connect students to the in-demand pathways and careers to the New North Region. Events feature working professions who share about a day in the life of their career and answer any students questions.
HashTags: #virtualcareerevents
Link to Details: https://inspiresheboygancounty.org/virtual-job-shadow/
Program Contact: Nikki Kiss, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Sheboygan | Other: Virtual experiences are open to any schools within the state.  

Virtual Career Experiences

Summer Series for Interns & Co-Ops

Organization: Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Program/ Resource Offering: Summer Series for Interns & Co-Ops
Program Description: The Summer Series for Interns & Co-Ops is a hand-crafted talent retention program exclusively created for interns and co-op students within the Fond du Lac area. The series provides professional development, leadership and life skills, and information on living, working and playing in Fond du Lac as a young professional.
HashTags: #SummerSeriesFDL, #intern, #envisiongreaterfdl
Link to Details: www.envisiongreaterfdl.com
Program Contact: Bernadette Ericksen, Director of Business Client Services
Phone: (920) 921-9500
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac

Summer Series for Interns & Co-Ops
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Young Professionals of Fond du Lac

Organization: Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Program/ Resource Offering: Young Professionals of Fond du Lac
Program Description: The Young Professionals of Fond du Lac (YPF) strives to engage and empower current and future leaders in the Fond du Lac area through professional development, networking, and social opportunities. YPF has over 700 members throughout the Fond du Lac area.
HashTags: #ypffdl, #envisiongreaterfdl
Link to Details: https://www.ypfdl.org/
Program Contact: Bernadette Ericksen, Director of Business Client Services
Phone: (920) 921-9500
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac

Young Professionals of Fond du Lac

High School Hiring Expo

Organization:  Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Program/ Resource Offering: High School Hiring Expo Program Description: Large Hiring Expo where employers can have a booth and meet with over 1,000 sophomores, juniors and seniors in one location. Six area high schools send students, many are graduating seniors with no plans after high school.
HashTags: #HiringExpo
Link to Details: https://www.envisiongreaterfdl.com/event/3rd-annual-high-school-hiring-expo-business-booth-registration/
Program Contact: Lisa McArthur, Director of Economic and Workforce Outreach
Phone: (920) 322-2289
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac | Other: We do have businesses from neighboring counties (Dodge, Winnebago, Washington) attend!  

High School Hiring Expo

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Organization: UWGB
Program/ Resource Offering: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Program Description: Social Evolution - UWGB is offering a 2 level Diversity, Equity and Inclusion non-credit Certificate Series starts on February 1s,t 202. Each level offers 5 weeks of course work delivered self-paced online with live virtual discussions and panel of expert conversation. We will discuss the complexities of cultural and societal biases and how they manifest in our conversations and interactions. Details in the link below.
HashTags: #Diversity, #Inclusion, #Equity, #Rasism, #Bias, #Classism
Link to Details: https://www.uwgb.edu/continuing-professional-education/certificate-programs/diversity-equity-and-inclusion/
Program Contact: Tammy Clausen, Business Development
Phone: (920) 424-1067
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago | Other: The program is virtual so can be shared with your partners in other states.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
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Project G.R.I.L.L.

Organization: Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Program/ Resource Offering: Project G.R.I.L.L.
Program Description: Project G.R.I.L.L., which stands for Growing Readiness in Learning and Leading, is a program designed to introduce High School students to the career opportunities available in manufacturing and skilled trades within the Fond du Lac area. This educational experience pairs Tech. Ed. students with local manufacturers to design and build functional grills, learn all aspects associated with taking a product from concept through production, as well as, learn about career opportunities.
HashTags: #envisiongreaterfdl, #projectgrillfdl
Link to Details: https://www.envisiongreaterfdl.com/project-grill/
Program Contact: Bernadette Ericksen, Director of Business Client Services
Phone: (920) 921-9500
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac

Project G.R.I.L.L.
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Sustainability Non-Credit Certificate

Organization: UW-Green Bay
Program Description: The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is launching a new noncredit Sustainability Certificate Program in January 2021. The goal of the certificate program is to educate business professionals to implement sustainable decisions into their everyday roles to make a positive impact on both their organization as well as the world around them.
HashTags: #sustainability, #professionaldevelopment, #onlinelearning, #upskilling
Link to Details: https://www.uwgb.edu/continuing-professional-education/certificate-programs/sustainability/
Program Contact: Melissa Betke, Program Specialist
Phone: (920) 627-6477
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Sustainability Non-Credit Certificate

Virtual Career Experiences

Organization: Inspire Sheboygan County
Program Description: Virtual Career Events help connect students to the indemand pathways and careers to the New North Region. Events feature working professions who share about a day in the life of their career and answer any students questions.
HashTags: #virtualcareerevents
Link to Details: https://inspiresheboygancounty.org/virtual-job-shadow/
Program Contact: Nikki Kiss, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Sheboygan | Other: Virtual experiences are open to any schools within the state.

Virtual Career Experiences
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Internship Draft Day

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: A college internship fair recruiting 100s of students throughout Wisconsin and Michigan.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://internshipdraftday.com/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Internship Draft Day
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Job Posting Board

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: The Alliance has several talent attraction programs including a job posting board, Hire a Hero, Professional and Production resume directories, plus social media advertisements.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/job-seekers/now-hiring/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Job Posting Board

All Star Awards

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: NEWMA's annual award program featuring individuals working at Alliance member companies. The All Stars includes a careers magazine with videos of each winner. The website has over 100 career videos.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/educators-students/all-stars-magazines/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

All Star Awards
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Get Real Math Videos

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: The 3-5 minute videos feature 4th - 12th grade Common Core math skills showcasing how math is used in the real world. Free videos and teacher lesson plans.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/educators-students/get-real-math-videos/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Get Real Math Videos
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Earn & Learn

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: Earn & Learn connects high school students with employers that will hire them after graduation to work for them part-time and pay for their tuition as they attend college on a part-time basis.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/manufacturers/earn-learn/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Earn & Learn

NEW Digital Alliance

Organization: NEW Digital Alliance
Program Description: Advance collaboration efforts that promote tech health of the region.
HashTags: #IT Careers, #Digital, #Northeast Wisconsin, #Alliance, #jobs
Link to Details: https://newdigitalalliance.org/
Program Contact: Kim Iversen, Director
Phone: (920) 312-7040
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

NEW Digital Alliance
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Youth Apprenticeship /Inspire

Organization: CESA 6
Program Description: Serving students and employer connections through work-based learning programs and career exploration activities
HashTags: #YA #Inspire #Youth #SchoolPartnerships
Link to Details: https://www.cesa6.org/services/youth-apprenticeship/?breadAdjust=1
Program Contact: Tania Kilpatrick, Director, College and Career Readiness Center
Phone: (920) 236-0531
Email: tkilpatrick@cesa6.org
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Outagamie | Waupaca | Winnebago

Youth Apprenticeship
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