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Spotlight from the ICF Institute Workshop: Panelists From Five Ohio Communities Receiving Broadband Strategy Planning

On May 4, 2017, five Connect Ohio communities formed a panel to tell their stories from varying backgrounds at the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) Institute Workshop in Dublin, Ohio. These…

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Digital Works at the CSCC 2017 Employment Expo

Many people gathered on May 10 at the Center for Workforce Development Conference Center on the Columbus State Community College’s Columbus Campus for the 2017 Employment Expo. The attendees were…

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All About LiveOps: What It Can Do For You

For more than 15 years LiveOps has pioneered the virtual call center world. The LiveOps experience has allowed its independent contractors the opportunity to work with more than 400 clients…

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Graduate Spotlight: Thelma and Amanda Mitchell – The Mother-Daughter Duo

Thelma Mitchell and her daughter, Amanda, both heard about Digital Works during a job fair in April 2016. Eager for new job opportunities, Thelma and Amanda began down their new…

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Graduate Spotlight: Jerome Moya

Jerome Moya worked as a real estate broker and was a top selling broker. But, when the real estate market collapsed and his income dropped dramatically and his wife, Cindy,…

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Closing the Digital Divide One Step at a Time

Twenty-two percent of adults living in rural areas do not use the Internet. That’s according to a 2016 Pew Research study. The findings fueled the work of Dr. Roberto Gallardo,…

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Homeless to Harvard: An Example of Rising Above

Author of bestselling memoir, Breaking Night and inspirational speaker, Liz Murray (pictured below, back row in purple), visited the Digital Works – Reeb Avenue Center in Columbus, Ohio last week….

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Nora Hively: One Year Later And Still Going Strong

Nearly a year after graduating from Digital Works, Nora Hively is still working and providing for her family. When we last spoke with Nora in July of 2016, she was…

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What Success Looks Like for Digital Works Graduates

Meet Thelma and Katie. They both are graduates of Digital Works in Gallipolis, Ohio Thelma Mitchell (first photo, bottom row in pink) is just beginning down the path of her…

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Amazon is Offering 5,000 Work-at-Home Jobs; Prepare Yourself With Digital Works

Amazon is expanding what it calls its “Virtual Customer Service” jobs. These are work-at-home opportunities, and Amazon is adding 5,000 of them. The new jobs are available to anyone living…

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