Daily Archive for January 13 2012
Charleston Area Alliance
1116 Smith St.
Register now to sign up for DigiTools: Microsoft Word training.
DigiTools is a partnership between the Charleston Area Alliance and Bridgemont Community and Technical College to offer training on Microsoft software.
If you’re a business professional or an individual interested in sharpening your computer skills, sign up and take a two week session on specific software.
The first part of the class for Microsoft Word will be held Wednesday, Jan. 18. The class will continue on Wednesday, Jan. 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. at the Charleston Area Alliance offices on 1116 Smith Street.
To sign up for DigiTools: Microsoft Word, please click the link below:
Registration ends Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 5 p.m. Classes are only open to the first 13 individuals who sign up. The cost is $60 for Alliance members and $90 for future Alliance members.
This fourth session will be on Microsoft Word, a very popular word processing program.
Tools that will be learned at this session will include: • controlling page setup and appearance • editing and formating text • adding tables to a document • adding tables and charts • merging letters, labels, and envelopes • controlling text flow in a large document And much more!
For more information, contact Matthew Thompson at email@example.com or at 304-340-4253.
NCO Group, Inc., a leading provider of business processing services, will create 90 new jobs at its Charleston-based contact center. The hiring will expand NCO’s presence in Kanawha County and will include more than $350,000 of new investments in equipment and training.
The Charleston Area Alliance worked closely with the West Virginia Development Office to recruit NCO in 2007 and on this expansion project.
“The Alliance was honored to work with Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and his team on several specific details that were needed to secure these additional 90 jobs,” said Alliance President/CEO Matt Ballard. “Bringing new jobs to the core of the capital city is a wonderful way to begin the new year.”
Headquarted in Horsham, Pa., NCO provides successful business process outsourcing solutions. The company has more than 100 locations in 11 countries and employs more than 30,000 people. The new jobs will include direct customer service support for one of NCO’s leading utility clients. The company is also hiring for managers, trainers and supervisors. Positions are full-time and include a complete employment benefit package.
Interested candidates may apply at the company website www.ncogroup.com/careers or call 412-249-5300 for more information. The contact center is located at 408 Leon Sullivan Way.