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WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Construction Sector

Employ Milwaukee’s Business Services team works closely with employers across sectors to understand their needs and provide tailored talent solutions. One such offering is our On-the-Job-Training (OJT) solution, which is a work-based training model that is considered one of the most effective ways to train new employees. The OJT program is especially helpful to

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Construction Sector2022-05-09T15:03:13-05:00

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Quincy Clark

Prior to finding WRTP | BIG STEP, Quincy Clark worked in customer service for about 20 years, performing a multitude of duties: sales, marketing, hospitality, and even selling insurance. Once the pandemic hit, however, the customer service industry took a huge blow. Quincy stumbled in to WRTP | BIG STEP by way of a case

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Quincy Clark2022-03-09T19:44:30-06:00

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Yaphet Graham

In early 2021, COVID-19 ravaged Yaphet Graham’s industry. He was left jobless and had to move from North Carolina to his former home of Wisconsin. He was also forced to leave his five-year-old son with his mother, but despite the agonizing decision, Yaphet knew he would succeed. In Wisconsin, Yaphet was on the cusp

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Yaphet Graham2022-02-08T19:10:15-06:00

Jacob’s Success Story

Originally published by the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin Jacob connected with the WIOA Title I program because he was having troubles entering an apprenticeship in the construction trades industry. His Career Planner connected him with a construction-focused pre-apprenticeship training through WRTP/Big Step in January 2020. The training included tutoring for apprenticeship

Jacob’s Success Story2021-10-20T18:16:48-05:00

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Cassandra Patterson

As part of the Industrial Manufacturing Technician (IMT) Apprenticeship's first graduating class, Cassandra Patterson shares her experience with the program and how it is helping her advance in her career. The IMT Registered Apprenticeship focuses on increasing the pipeline of highly qualified and diverse individuals prepared to enter middle- and high-skilled occupations within the growing

WRTP | BIG STEP Success Series: Cassandra Patterson2021-10-20T18:23:31-05:00
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