Updated 06/22/2023

FVWDB (Fox Valley Workforce Development Board), Inc. functions as a catalyst between public and private partnerships. By anticipating and developing solutions for tomorrow, our goal is to achieve an environment of accessible, high quality, efficient and affordable training or employment opportunities for today. below, we have compiled a list of useful websites that we believe will be beneficial to employers, job seekers, and other organizations. If you have another beneficial website in mind, please share it with us by emailing info@fvwdb.org.

FVWDB operates six One-Stop Job and Career Centers. These six centers provide services to both job seekers and employers. For more info on on the One-Stop System, contact the FVWDB, (920) 594-3655, or click on an area name below.


As a healthcare alliance, we are a team of the best healthcare organizations and educational institutions in the Fox Valley Area. It's a team that starts with the components - Secondary and Post-Secondary Education Institutions, Healthcare Providers, County Health Departments, and nationally recognized Healthcare Institutions.

Fox Cities Regional Partnership is an organization committed to helping businesses locate and expand in the Fox Cities Region and is supported by public and private sector partners from around the region. Located in east-central Wisconsin, along the banks of the Fox River and Lake Winnebago, the Fox Cities Region is comprised of several dozen communities, the largest of which is the City of Appleton. 

The New North is the 18 county region in Northeast Wisconsin. The New North brand unites the region both internally and externally, signifying the collective economic power behind our 18 counties. The counties include Winnebago, Calumet, Waupaca, Brown, Shawano, Oconto, Marinette, Door, Kewaunee, Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Florence, Menominee, and Waushara.

New North works with a network of economic development professionals collectively called the Northeast Wisconsin Regional Economic Partnership (NEWREP). This group provides hands-on support and programming for existing and prospective New North businesses.

The Great Lakes Employment and Training Association (GLETA) was formed to provide a vehicle to exchange ideas, promote policies development (sic), interface with other agencies, share programmatic ideas, and advocate for the employment and training system.

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is a state agency charged with building and strengthening Wisconsin's workforce in the 21st century and beyond. The Department's primary responsibilities include providing job services, training and employment assistance to people looking for work, at the same time as it works with employers on finding the necessary workers to fill current job openings.

Wisconsin is a great state for business. If you are interested in doing business in Wisconsin, this website provides links to state agencies, resources, programs and information that you'll need.

A number of programs and information throughout Wisconsin.

The Council on Workforce Investment (CWI) advises the Governor on workforce investment strategies, policies and programs to assist the Governor in advancing his Grow Wisconsin economic and workforce development plan and in enhancing the operation and performance of the state's workforce programs. As part of its leadership role, the CWI concentrates on the key goals emanating from the "Grow Wisconsin--Invest in People" focus areas.

Although this site ceased operations in 2007, it still houses many useful career tools as well as occupation, industry tools, and state information.

Your pathway to career success. Tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

This website will help you locate alternative sites where you can search for jobs or prospective employees.

Leading efforts to put people to work and get our nation's economy on the road to recovery. Since we launched the site in September 2008, it has become a popular destination for job seekers and employers. It is the official site for Wisconsin Recovery jobs.

Find out what over 40,000 dedicated employees have already discovered - interesting jobs, excellent benefits, and many advancement opportunities that allow you to touch the lives of Wisconsin's citizens and Improve the State of your Career.

A job and promotional data-bank for employers as well as job seekers.

The best Appleton jobs from the Post-Crescent plus job listings from career sites nationwide.

A listing of newspapers around the State of Wisconsin.

JobCenterOfWisconsin.com, operated by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the Wisconsin Job Center system, is a Wisconsin-centered employment exchange, linking employers in all parts of the state and in communities that border Wisconsin with anyone looking for a job

O*Net OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!

The resources, tools, updates and links on this page are intended to assist the nation's workforce professionals in serving the needs of workers and business.

The Wisconsin Department of Commerce is the state's leading agency for fostering the growth and diversification of the economy of the state. The mission of the department is to drive retention and creation of quality jobs and promote safe, healthy communities.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics - Local Area

The Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program produces monthly and annual employment, unemployment, and labor force data for Census regions and divisions, States, counties, metropolitan areas, and many cities, by place of residence. More



For more information, please contact:

Phone: (920) 594-3655

Email: info@fvwdb.com


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