Posts Tagged ‘John Wood Community College’

  • Your future workforce is waiting.

    September 16th, 2015 | Featured, News

     A “ready” workforce is critical for business and industry to remain competitive and thrive in the global marketplace. That’s why Quincy and Adams County, Illinois, have taken significant steps to invest in the region’s workforce for today and for the future. Adams County Works Career Guidance – Prepare youth to enter the workforce. Work Readiness – Connect the willing to […]



    December 4th, 2014 | Featured, News

    Increase visibility. Build stronger manufacturers. DECEMBER 10, 2014 8:00AM – 12:30PM $99pp John Wood Workforce Development Center4220 Kochs Lane * Quincy, IL 62305 Competition is no longer between companies; it’s between supply chains. Our volatile economy means that manufacturers have to be much more agile, flexible, and responsive to external pressures. This overview demonstrates the […]


  • 2014 Manufacturing Day in Quincy

    October 1st, 2014 | Featured, News

    What is National Manufacturing Day? Manufacturing Day is a coordinated occasion during which U.S. manufacturers open their doors to demonstrate the potential of modern manufacturing and foster interest in manufacturing careers. Held annually on the first Friday of October (October 3, 2014), Manufacturing Day was created to correct public perception, which doesn’t do manufacturing justice. […]


  • Entrepreneurship Expo – August 9

    August 1st, 2014 | Featured, News

    The Quincy Entrepreneurship Center at GREDF, in collaboration with several Quincy area organizations, is hosting an informational event for current and aspiring entrepreneurs on Saturday, August 9th. The 2nd Annual Entrepreneurship Expo will take place in the Quincy Mall Community Room from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Expo is free and open to the […]


  • JWCC to Offer Free Manufacturing Training

    August 13th, 2013 | Featured, News

    FREE 16-Week Training Session Starts August 26 John Wood Community College will offer a free 16-week manufacturing training starting August 26 at its Workforce Development Center at 4220 Kochs Lane in Quincy. The training is focused on helping participants gain qualifications for entry level manufacturing jobs, which are in high demand regionally. The program will […]