COWIC Board Chair named 2015 Executive of the Year

Archie D. Williamson, Jr., president and CEO of Diversified Systems, Inc., and chair of COWIC/OhioMeansJobs Columbus-Franklin County board of directors,  was named as the 2015 Executive of the Year by Columbus Business First BizTech, as published in the December 18, 2015 issue of Columbus Business First. This award recognizes one executive

GED Orientation Classes Start in January

Orientation for free GED classes will be offered at COWIC in January 2016, sponsored by Columbus City Schools Adult and Community Education. In order to attend GED classes, participants must attend a three-part orientation also held at COWIC offices at 1111 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43205. Classes must be attended

December 2015 Central Ohio Works Newsletter

More than the minimum A message from the President & CEO Suzanne Coleman-Tolbert In our assessment of what works and what doesn’t for employers in central Ohio, we have found a common element of success. Simply put: when companies invest in their employees, those employees work harder and stay longer.

Primary One offers ACA counseling in Job Center

If you missed the December 17 deadline to sign up for ACA health insurance, you can still get coverage that starts in 2016. Starting December 15, counselors from Primary One Health will be stationed in the OhioMeansJobs Center on Mondays and Tuesdays to help customers sign up for insurance Healthcare.gov

More than the minimum

A message from the President & CEO Suzanne Coleman-Tolbert In our assessment of what works and what doesn’t for employers in central Ohio, we have found a common element of success. Simply put: when companies invest in their employees, those employees work harder and stay longer. Reflecting on 2015, one