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Follow-Up Report on the Job Service Program Department of Labor and Employment Security, Report No. 98-23, December 1998
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  • During Fiscal Year 1997-98, the performance of the Job Service improved over that reported two years prior. Improvements occurred in four of the six performance measures established to measure its success in serving individuals seeking employment and employers seeking workers.
  • The department has addressed several of our recommendations by developing strategies to make it easier for individuals to apply for jobs and for employers to identify qualified job applicants.
  • The department has not addressed our recommendation to develop a comprehensive plan for marketing the Job Service and is not evaluating the long-term outcomes of Job Service applicants or the long-term impact of program services.

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Department of Economic Opportunity

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 03-10 Special Examination: Review of the Workforce Development System, published in January 2003.
  • Report No. 96-34 Supplemental Analyses, Job Service Program, Department of Labor and Employment Security, published in January 1997.
  • Report No. 96-29 Review of the Job Service Program Department of Labor and Employment Security, published on January 6, 1997.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
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