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Workforce Connection offers information to those looking for IT jobs

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Those interested in jobs in information technology were able to get first hand information on career opportunities.

The Workforce Connection hosted an information session today about an upcoming program. The agency received an information grant to train people for future IT jobs.

"Not just 'Gee, I have a computer and want to learn to use it,' but these are the real network administrator, computer programmer, the more advanced positions that are needed in the community," says John Strandin of the Workforce Connection.

The state of Illinois says there were 385 job postings for IT positions in the Rockford area during the third quarter.

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