Colleges and Programs

Tennessee Farm Bureau, Ag in the Classroom – WOW is this a great resource for elementary school teachers. There are lesson plans, summer workshops, garden grant applications…..lots of activities and exercises to help bring agriculture into the classroom.

TBR The College System of Tennessee – Are you just out of high school? Or, perhaps you are an adult looking for a fresh start. The Tennessee Board of Regents has a consortium of 40 community and technical colleges across the state offering more than 400 programs of study. Take a look and see if this could possibly be a first step towards your career readiness journey.

Tennessee Dept. of Labor and Workforce, Occupations in Demand – Before you commit to that higher education institution and program, perhaps take a quick look at this webpage on the state government website to see if the job you have in mind will actually be in demand in the future.

 

Job Seekers and Career

State of Tennessee, Preferred Service Jobs – You can view the most recent job openings posted or search all of the openings for the state on this convenient portal.

Apprenticeship TN – Seven state agencies work together to bolster the number of apprenticeships in Tennessee. Learn about the apprenticeship program and browse the opportunities on this state government sponsored website.

Tennessee Dept. of Labor and Workforce, Jobs4TN – This helpful resource is for job seekers, business employers, adult education and unemployment assistance. Whether you are looking for a job, need an employee for a job, want more education for a future job or need to file for loss of job benefits, the career services are plentiful on this website.

Tennessee Library Association, Career Center – Here is a convenient tool for you that allows you to search on various keywords and parameters. Nothing earth-shattering relative to job search capabilities, but it just might do the trick.

 

Leadership and Development

Tennessee Manufacturing Association – This organization has a very simple goal: to serve as the unified voice of manufacturers in the state by advocating for legislation that benefits businesses of all sizes.

Made in Tennessee – The mission of this group is to advance and celebrate Tennessee manufacturers and their products. This is accomplished by raising awareness of the products made in Tennessee and providing resources to help the state’s manufacturing base grow.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Tennessee Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

 

Veterans

Tennessee Department of Veterans Services – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Tennessee – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.