Amidst the doom and gloom of the GFC (global financial crisis) it is good to be able to celebrate achievement and particularly the results obtained by the best team of Employment Specialists this company has ever fielded.
There’s ‘lies, damned lies and then there is statistics’ and having said that there are time when nothing else speaks as clearly about dedication, skill and ability. So here are some.
March 2008 – August 2008 the staff of NOVA Employment & Training Program Inc start 186 people in their new jobs. At the time, and you check in my blog, I celebrated this significant improvement of the preceding years and gave thanks for the booming economy that was providing so many opportunities to NOVA’s job seekers.
12 months later after a major economic crisis and a general slowdown of our economy let’s look at the period March 2009 to August 2009.
It would have been good to hold the line – the same result would have been a significant achievement given the circumstances of the times.
10% less (statistics again) would have been good and still an improvement against the decrease in economic activity.
10% more would be a fabulous achievement – 20% almost unbelievable.
How does 65% sound?
286 persons began employment through the assistance and support provided by NOVA’s team of dedicated skilled and zealous staff. This is not a group that understands ‘quit’ (just ask about our anti-smoking campaigns).
Despite the doom and gloom of the media and in direct contrast to the forecasts of many industry pundits NOVA increased the overall number of placements for the corresponding period of last year by 100!
100 new taxpayers – that’s something to celebrate and a sign of the times, a time when cream (as it always will) rises to the top.
Well done all.
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