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Workforce Development

It's What We Do!

Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board, Inc. - in partnership with local businesses, government, economic development and education - focuses on developing great jobs and effective education and training training programs, that allow individuals to prosper and grow, and to improve their quality of life while helping businesses thrive in local economies.

Letter to Community

Letter to Community

The Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board (ECWDB) joined the North Carolina Association of Workforce Development Boards representing North Carolina’s 23 Workforce Development Boards today, in taking a stand to confront racism in our society.

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For Individuals

For Individuals

A local economy can only thrive when the people living there have education, skills and talents that allow businesses to grow and prosper.

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For Employers

For Employers

Workforce Development ensures that when a business is ready to expand or relocate, there are local people with the talent, skills and education to fill the new jobs.

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121,499 Job Seekers Served

121,499

Job Seekers Served

5,888 Employers Served

5,888

Employers Served

10.2% Local Unemployment Rate

10.2%

Local Unemployment Rate

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ECWDB is here to help you identify effective solutions to help you meet your workforce development needs. Contact us today!

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WIOA Funds Available for Unemployed/Dislocated Workers

WIOA Funds Available for Unemployed/Dislocated Workers

ECWDB, Inc., NCWorks Career Center - Craven County, and James Sprunt Community College featured on WITN-TV

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Letter to the Community

Letter to the Community

The Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board (ECWDB) joined the North Carolina Association of Workforce Development Boards representing North Carolina’s 23 Workforce Development Boards today, in taking a stand to confront racism in our society.

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NCWorks Launches Text Messaging for Business Services

NCWorks Launches Text Messaging for Business Services

The NCWorks Career Centers in Craven and Lenoir Counties will be providing text (SMS) messaging support for local employers, beginning today, Monday, June 29. This supplemental service is made available to quickly answer general questions and guide employers to available ...

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