CREC Project News and Updates

Ron Kelly & Ken Poole Attend March 2012 Workforce Information Council Meeting

May 4, 2012

Ron Kelly and Ken Poole attended the March Workforce Information Council meeting in Washington, DC.  They discussed a draft version of a CREC and LMI Training Institute report for the for the WIC’s Customer Consultation Study Group, “Labor Market Information Customers & Their Needs:  Customer-Oriented LMI Product Innovation,” and received feedback from WIC state representatives and Bureau of Labor Statistics staff.  Although the report is forthcoming, recommendations stemming from this research effort were incorporated into the most recent version of the Employment & Training Administration’s Training & Employment Guidance Letter, Program Year 2012 Workforce Information Grants to States:  Policy and Program Guidance, Application Instructions, and Formula Allocations.