A Time of Reflection

Workforce Opportunity Services recently celebrated our 12th anniversary. During this time we have grown from an initial grant made by Prudential to develop 5 young people of need in Newark to an organization that has touched the lives of over 1000 individuals. In 2010, we…
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Success Story: Our Young Adults

Testing software fixes, documenting workflows, training system users and maintaining a SharePoint site are all in a day’s work for Tanika Miller, a WOS Business Analyst working at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield in Newark, NJ. That it even sounds like an ordinary day is…
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Success Story: Our Veterans

In his pursuit of the right job, Ian Martin has become the ideal WOS recruit for ADP in Augusta, GA. It’s a triumph over what Ian calls a tough transition from the military to eventually becoming a Client Service Representative in ADP’s Small Business Services…
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Client Profile: Prudential Financial

Prudential Financial, Inc., the 140-year old financial services company headquartered Newark, NJ, is proud of the accolades it has received for its commitment to diversity and a supportive workplace. Recognition has ranged from Diversity Inc’s “Top 50 Companies for Diversity” (2014 and 13 prior years)…
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WOS “On Demand” – When You Only Need a Couple of People

“The work we do at WOS is giving opportunities to individuals when other people might not see their potential. Sometimes you need someone to open the door or give you that first break,” says Natalia Sepulveda, Talent Manager for WOS On Demand. WOS On Demand,…
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Meet Our Team: Jim Minta

For Jim Minta, WOS’s Atlanta-based Regional Manager, the best thing about WOS is “getting up every day and being able to help the people who’ve served our country.” Jim’s respect for our veterans grew out of his own 24 years of service in the US…
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Meet Our Team: Marie Walters

How does a community-minded “volunteer extraordinaire” become the Program and Client Service Manager for WOS’s United Rentals account in Dallas? For Marie Walters, having the right preferences on LinkedIn set things in motion. Marie, who lives in Frisco, Texas, was a member of the city’s…
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