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DOL's Veteran's Employment and Training Service Publishes Sixty-Day PRA Notice for the JSVG Data Collections

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The Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Service has announced an opportunity for public comment on four separate collections of information:

VETS 401 entitled Jobs for Veterans State Grant Budget Information Summary
VETS 402A or VETS 402B entitled Jobs for Veterans State Grant Expenditure Detail Report
VETS 403 entitled Jobs for Veterans State Grant Technical Performance Narrative
VETS 501 entitled Jobs for Veterans State Grant Staffing Directory

The sixty-day PRA notice appears in the April 5 FEDERAL REGISTER.

Consideration will be given to all written comments received by June 4, 2019.

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Small Business Round-table Partnering with NAWB to Meet Workforce Needs of Small Businesses

An advisory from NAWB

The National Association of State Workforce Boards (NAWB) understands the important role small businesses play in their community. NAWB CEO Ron Painter and John Stanford, Co-Executive Director of the Small Business Round-table, spoke at The Forum about the new partnership between small business organizations and NAWB.

The SBR is dedicated to advancing policy, securing access, and promoting inclusion to benefit the businesses at the heart of the American economy.

The SBR and NAWB will be partnering in 3 ways:

  1. SBR will be jointly creating a survey of workforce boards to discover how WDBs are already successfully partnering with small businesses.
  2. A joint task force between NAWB and the SBR will meet regularly to talk about these issues and keep entrepreneurship at the fore. NAWB Vice Chair Jennifer Harris will co-chair the task force.
  3. SBR will be sending out a toolkit, created by NAWB and SBR, to small businesses through their coalition to show small businesses how to utilize the services of their local workforce boards.

Learn more about the Small Business Round-table .