Chamber & Community Calendar
Jul
29
Thu
6:00 pm Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES 2021 KPRD THURSDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES 2021 Enjoy Free music in the park…Social Distancing must be practiced Davis Park Thursday Night Summer Concert Series All Concerts 6:00pm-8:00pm We are excited to …

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Jul
31
Sat
8:00 am 10th Annual Day Kimball Healthca... @ Moosup Pond
10th Annual Day Kimball Healthca... @ Moosup Pond
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
10th Annual Day Kimball Healthcare "Give it a Tri" Triathlon Fundraiser @ Moosup Pond
10th Annual Give it a Tri Triathlon Fundraiser Save the Date for the 10th Annual DKH “Give it a Tri” Triathlon! Saturday, July 31, 2021 8:00 a.m. start time Moosup Pond | Moosup Pond Rd., …

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8:00 am Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
  SATURDAYS 8 AM TO 12 PM At the Willimantic Whitewater Park 28 Bridge Street, Willimantic, CT 06226 Contact Us for more details. Phone: 860-423-0533 Email: willifarmersmarket@gmail.com

Business Services Program

business help

Business Services Team Available to Help Your Company

The Northeastern Connecticut Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board (EWIB) and the American Job Centers have developed services designed to assist businesses with their hiring and training needs. These services include:

Recruitment

CTHires.com – The Business Services Team can help you to register, post jobs and search resumes on CTHires.com, the state’s free online job board. Employers can post jobs at no cost to find qualified employees, as well as search the resume database and set up resume alerts. You choose how you want applicants to reach you, including applying directly to your company website. To register your business, visit www.cthires.com. For assistance with registering on CTHires.com, contact your Business Services Rep.

On-Site Employer Recruitments – Host an Employer Recruitment at one of the convenient American Job Center locations in Danielson, Willimantic and Montville. Your Business Services Rep will guide you through the process and help promote the event to job seekers.

During the pandemic, Virtual Hiring Events, using a Zoom platform are also available on a monthly basis.

Training 

On-the-Job Training Program – The On-the-Job Training program offers area employers a unique opportunity to hire screened applicants, while saving a substantial amount on training costs. On-the-Job Training contracts are paid for by EWIB. Reimbursement to the employer can be 50-90% of the employee’s wages during a set period. Applicants must meet certain guidelines to be eligible for the program.

Metrix Online Training – Online training provides your employees the opportunity to upgrade their skills through effective and affordable online learning. There are over 5,000 business courses to choose from, including the latest software programs, customer service and sales skills, and just about everything else you can imagine. In addition, there are over 900 healthcare courses available.

Incumbent Worker Training – Area businesses can contact their Business Services Team to apply to receive grants to train existing employees, either on or off-site to improve productivity and overall competitiveness. Reimbursement may be up to 50% or more of the training costs. Subject to funding and program availability.

Other

The Business Services Team can assist employers with a host of other services including: Labor Market Information (wage surveys, employment trends, job growth and unemployment statistics), Tax Credits through the Work Opportunity Tax Credit program, and O*Net, the nation’s primary source of occupational Information.

Contact your Business Services Representative below for more information about these and other services that might be of benefit to your business.

Linda Riquier (Danielson/Willimantic region)
Cell Phone 959-444-0198
Office Phone 860-455-1555
Fax  860-456-9407
lriquier@qvcc.edu

 

 

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Chamber & Community Calendar
Jul
29
Thu
6:00 pm Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Free Summer Concert Series @ Davis Park
FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES 2021 KPRD THURSDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES 2021 Enjoy Free music in the park…Social Distancing must be practiced Davis Park Thursday Night Summer Concert Series All Concerts 6:00pm-8:00pm We are excited to …

Free Summer Concert Series Read More »

Jul
31
Sat
8:00 am 10th Annual Day Kimball Healthca... @ Moosup Pond
10th Annual Day Kimball Healthca... @ Moosup Pond
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
10th Annual Day Kimball Healthcare "Give it a Tri" Triathlon Fundraiser @ Moosup Pond
10th Annual Give it a Tri Triathlon Fundraiser Save the Date for the 10th Annual DKH “Give it a Tri” Triathlon! Saturday, July 31, 2021 8:00 a.m. start time Moosup Pond | Moosup Pond Rd., …

10th Annual Day Kimball Healthcare “Give it a Tri” Triathlon Fundraiser Read More »

8:00 am Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Willimantic Farmers Market @ Willimantic Whitewater Park
  SATURDAYS 8 AM TO 12 PM At the Willimantic Whitewater Park 28 Bridge Street, Willimantic, CT 06226 Contact Us for more details. Phone: 860-423-0533 Email: willifarmersmarket@gmail.com
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