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FASTSTART®: THE USA'S BEST WORKFORCE TRAINING PROGRAM.

Concordia Parish is a leader in workforce training. That starts with FastStart®, our state's customized recruitment, screening, development and delivery program for eligible, new and expanding companies — all at no cost. That's one reason why Louisiana is the #1 state in the nation for workforce engagement, according to a Gallup Poll. On top of that,we're one of the first communities engaged in A.C.T. WorkKeys® job Assessment Testing, an innovative program designed to match personal work skills to job functions.

Concordia FACT:

#1 STATE RANKING FOR WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT.

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Chamber Hears Goals for Economic Partnership

Aug 10, 2016

Vidalia, LA -- Economic development was the topic of conversation at the Concordia Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon Tuesday with past accomplishments and future goals…...
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Kennedy, State’s Rights and Vidalia

Jul 22, 2015

For the past several weeks, State Treasurer John Kennedy, chairman of the state Bond Commission, has used his authority as commission chairman to block Vidalia’s…...
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