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Economy / December 28, 2020

Generation USA workforce program considering OKC launch

Generation USA, an organization built to help close the skills gap present across the United States, is considering launching a program in Oklahoma City focused on information technology, customer service and back-office career training, hiring and long-term mentorship.

By Chamber Staff
PRESENTED BY Rural Sourcing / Member News / December 1, 2020

Tech jobs in OKC: Rural Sourcing grows 20% in 2020

Rural Sourcing has found great tech talent in OKC and is actively working with schools and coding boot camp programs to train the next generation of developers. With a high quality of living in OKC, the firm has also been able to recruit talent to the city.

By Staff Reports
Economy / October 13, 2020

OSU engineering classes to start fall 2021 in DISCOVERY building

Oklahoma State University is planning to use the Baker Hughes Energy Innovation Center building in the Innovation District for research, engineering classes and activities connected to the OKC business community as it fills the workforce with ready-to-hire engineers. Classes are expected to start in fall 2021.

By Molly M. Fleming
VeloCity Q&A / June 19, 2019
Tommy Yi
President & Cofounder,
StarSpace46
I thought there was a huge opportunity here, especially with MAPS 3 starting to take shape. I saw Oklahoma City as a sandbox of opportunity. That compelled me to really make a choice to stay here and build something like this.
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