The most recent edition of Voxy Live, our exclusive event series for HR and professional development leaders, took place this month in Mexico City. Unable to attend? Two Voxy clients shared their positive experiences using our platform. Read on to learn more including highlights from the event.
The National Immigrant Integration Conference (NIIC) is one of the largest U.S. conferences on immigration integration and is integral in furthering the rights of immigrants and refugees. This year’s conference will be held at Detroit’s TCF Center and will include presentations from Tadd Wamester, Director of the New Americans Initiative at Voxy. Join us October 20-22
The recently published book, Refugee Workforce: The Economic Case for Hiring the Displaced, examines factors that contribute to the current U.S. labor shortage including recent retirees, unfilled vacancies, and undocumented immigrants forced to leave workplaces. Continue reading to learn more.
Those incarcerated at D.C. Central Detention Facility once occupied their time with activities that didn’t have a valuable impact on their lives. Now, with the advent of educational programs for those serving a sentence at the jail, inmates have the chance to advance their English skills through programs that include Voxy’s career-aligned courses.
Throughout the United States, we only meet the needs of four percent of adult English language learners who are immigrants. In this latest edition of Language Magazine, Dr. Katie Nielson, Chief Education Officer at Voxy, provides insight into the radical re-thinking required to make language programs in the U.S. more effective.
Voxy is excited to be part of an initiative with Lancôme and ProLiteracy that will improve the literacy skills of women throughout the United States. In the US, 43 million adults are low literate and two-thirds of this population (28 million) are women. Learn more about the Write Her Future Campaign.
Amazon recently unveiled “Upskilling 2025,” an initiative to retrain employees from their corporate offices through fulfillment centers. HR Technologist, a respected publication for HR and L&D professionals, interviewed tech industry leaders to get key takeaways from Amazon’s announcement.
With years of experience in linguistics, Voxy’s Chief Education Officer, Dr. Katie Nielson, is able to offer modern approaches to workplace language training. Her recent article, published in Training Magazine, a leading professional and workforce development publication, offers expert advice on “The Do’s and Don’ts of Language Training”.
Maine has the oldest median age in the U.S, a growing immigrant population and elevated demand for healthcare. MaineHealth, the largest healthcare provider (and employer) in the region is taking steps now to attract and develop the best talent. Read how MaineHealth and the iEnglish program—powered by Voxy—are helping immigrants pave career pathways.
With our interest in delivering Voxy to new international markets, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) became aware of Voxy’s hard work and encouraged our researching, identifying, and establishing new relationships. Noting our expansion in France, we won the DOC’s Export Achievement Certificate.