News Articles and Press Releases

Here you will find TBJL articles and press releases as well as pertinent workforce news.

TampaBay-Job-Links Fifth Year Anniversary Celebration

October 19, 2016

Genie Cohen, Chief Executive Officer of the International Association of Jewish Vocational Services (IAJVS), a not-for-profit association linking 29 workforce development agencies in the United States, Canada, and Israel, will be a special guest at the TampaBay-Job-Links (TBJL) Fifth Year Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, October 22, 2016. According to co-chairs, Kay Jacobs and Sharon Stein, […]

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TampaBay-Job-Links honors the late Jack Roth and his family

October 13, 2015

The organization honored members of Roth’s family – his wife, Dr. Deborah Roth, and daughters Heidi and Lisa Roth – for their contribution in his memory at a private event Saturday, September 12 at the home of Ken and Andi Jacobs. TampaBay-Job-Link’s career services will now be referred to as the Jack Roth Center for […]

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TampaBay-Job-Links offers new college grads job-hunting skills, strategy

July 17, 2015

After college students pick up their diploma, many soon find out there is one skill they didn’t learn in class: how to find a job. Tampa Bay-Job-Links is offering job-search coaching and career planning to aid these graduates in finding a job. The job market for new graduates is improved over last year, according to […]

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Program offers tips for less stress, more productivity

May 22, 2015

TampaBay-Job-Links (TBJL), whose mission is to help people find employment, hosted a special program May 5 for its donors, volunteers, and job candidates, featuring nationally recognized motivational speaker Diana Bloom. Bloom, who resides in Tampa, is an accountability coach for Mike Scott and Associates. She has traveled around the country presenting seminars on accountability and […]

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Job-Links plans YAD networking happy hour

December 19, 2014

TampaBay-Job-Links will host a Bay Area networking happy hour for the Young Adult Divisions (YAD) of the Tampa Jewish Community Center & Federation and the Jewish Federation of Pinellas & Pasco Counties on Wednesday, Jan. 7, from 6:30-9 p.m. at Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant, 4100 W. Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa. All young professionals from […]

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Gulf Coast JFCS and TampaBay-Job-Links bring job search services to Pinellas County

August 15, 2014

TampaBay-Job-Links (TBJL) and Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Services are partnering to bring new job search support services to residents of Pinellas County. TBJL, a non-profit organization based in Tampa, helps area professionals in career transition by preparing them for their job search and opening doors to networking and employment opportunities. Since its inception […]

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115 jobs and counting: Local non-profit helps unemployed get back to work

November 1, 2013

Today everybody knows somebody who is looking for a job – a neighbor, a friend, a child, a spouse. Tampa Bay’s high rate of unemployment and need for job creation have been front-page news for years. “It dawned on me one day that so many people I knew were unemployed,” said Blossom Leibowitz, co-founder of […]

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Charity gives faith to the unemployed

March 17, 2013

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