Downloadable and interactive tools to assist students and current job seekers in better understanding the value that they bring to prospective employers as well as the preparation required for some of the specific positions available in Kankakee County.

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Jobs in Energy career roadmaps at the Center for Energy Workforce Development.

Coursera Online Training: Digital Manufacturing & Design Technology Specialization - Whether you’re a high school graduate exploring manufacturing careers or an operations manager hungry for an understanding of the newest manufacturing technologies, this specialization will provide a foundation in how digital advances are changing the landscape and capabilities of factories. Ten courses – developed with input from the manufacturing industry – touch on digital manufacturing and design practices, the concept of the digital thread, the Internet of Things and Big Data.

Girl STEAM Summer Program - Presented by Kankakee Community College

Cavalier Career Camp - Presented by Kankakee Community College

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Kankakee Manufacturer Career Roadmaps

CSL Behring

Financial Planning Institutions



Thrive 2017 18 cover

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2017-2018 Manufacturing Edition of Thrive Magazine


THRIVE 2016 17 Cover

The 2016-17 Technology Edition of THRIVE magazine has been released by the Daily Journal, in partnership with the Economic Alliance of Kankakee County. "The intent of this publication," explains Alliance Director of Marketing & Business Attraction Lisa Wogan, "is to showcase tech advances large and small across our community - from our vibrant manufacturing, biotech, agriculture and health care industries to the growing and rich STEM education programming in our area schools."

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2016-2017 Technology Edition of Thrive Magazine