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Employ Up assists you on your path to a meaningful career with free skills training, job search support and access to the many high-tech companies that want talent like you.
If you are an underemployed Central Indiana resident in search of a new or better career, Employ Up is for you.
Employ Up was the answer for Indianapolis-area residents Tammy Jones, Lesly Duncan and Carl Gibbs who each experienced a different journey from unemployment to a new career opportunity.
“This program has exceeded my expectations. I feel that I will have a job in my field at the end of the summer. I will get what I deserve.”Shirley Grisby
“I worked in a job I had no passion for. I want to get into an IT field and this is a springboard into what I really want to do. I needed everything I gained during these five weeks of Career Prep.”Andre Taylor
“I want to transition from pharmacy to nursing and there are some barriers to reaching that goal. I got stuck in a rut but I am now motivated to keep my eye on my goal.”Christian Coleman
Employ Up tried something new this year. We hosted a Career Expo designed to give Employ Up participants a private audience with eager Central Indiana employers and training partners ready to interview and hire skilled talent. The Employ Up Career Expo attracted 32...read more
This week, 144 of the world’s best golfers on the LPGA tour are in Indianapolis to compete at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s Brickyard Crossing golf course. Sure, they are here to play golf and vie for $2 million in prize money. But they also are descending on Indy...read more
Lauren Tolley and her mother, Darlene, have a common goal: to secure a career that matches their passion and skill level. They also have a common solution to finding their new careers: Employ Up. Lauren is a recent college graduate with a degree in political science....read more
Experienced workers are often overlooked by organizations preparing talent to compete in a rapidly changing, technology-centric economy. That’s a mistake, says Indianapolis City County Councillor Vop Osili in a July 22, 2017, opinion piece in the Indianapolis Business...read more
Employ Up Career Coach Lori Urias-Gehris loves each and every success story. And, she especially enjoys receiving updates from Employ Up participants about how the program has helped pave a path to new opportunities. For candidate Dave Roberson, Employ Up provided...read more
More than 400 Central Indiana residents are proud Employ Up graduates and many of them have found new careers. As more and more graduates begin full time employment with some of Central Indiana’s fastest-growing companies, we are seeing some of the skills we teach in...read more
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Information Sessions: Every Tuesday,11am-Noon
Assessment Sessions: Every Thursday, Noon-2pm
Coaching Sessions: Every Thursday, Noon-1pm
Location: 9002 Purdue Road, Suite 200, Indianapolis