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Two Amazing Youth Program Opportunities for 2023!

The Private Industry Council’s Experience Works! and Youth Re-Entry Programs are kicking off the start of the 2023 with a variety of opportunities for youth in both Fayette and Westmoreland counties. Experience Works! focuses on providing experience and skills for...

Password Security – 5 Best Practice Tips

Password Security – 5 Best Practice Tips

  The world today is so cemented in online accounts varying from emails, social media apps, online shopping, streaming subscriptions, banking and more that it can seem overwhelming to remember every password used. Every user is different with how they maintain...

Start off the New Year with a New Career

Start off the New Year with a New Career

Let us help you start the New Year off right. Looking for a new career or new job? Let us help you! The PA CareerLink and their partners have services for all ages and all backgrounds to help you reach your New Year’s goals. If you are looking for a job we have...

Getting Fit in PIC Pre-K

Getting Fit in PIC Pre-K

The Pre-K classroom in Marzolf Primary in the Shaler Area School District just completed a unit of study on health and exercise. The dramatic play area in the classroom was transformed into a gym and smoothie bar. Students were able to “work out” using treadmills,...

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Head Start / Early Head Start FAQs

The Private Industry Council discusses frequently asked questions for Head Start and Early Head Start students. Private Industry Council operates the Head Start / Early Head Start program for Beaver and Fayette Counties in the greater Pittsburgh region.

 

Interview Tips with our Talent Acquisition Manager

Private Industry Council’s Hiring Manager Richard “Dick” Holler meets with hosts Alec Italiano and Kathryn Simpson on “Top 5 Interview” tips. This podcasts not only covers in-person interview tips, but also good advice for resumes, dress attire, and a range of other job seeking tips. Founded in 1983, the Private Industry Council of Westmoreland/Fayette, Inc. (PIC), is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates employment, education, and training programs in southwestern Pennsylvania. PIC assists youth, adults, dislocated workers, and the economically disadvantaged in reaching their educational goals, supporting their family growth, and obtaining training and employment. PIC runs three PA CareerLink offices in Youngwood, New Kensington, and Lemont Furnace / Uniontown as well as running the Head Start program in Fayette and Beaver counties along with the Pre-K Counts program in select Western PA locations, too. Thanks for listening!