Skill-Ready Doña Ana is a solution-based approach to hiring offered by the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Innovate+Educate and New Options New Mexico. Participation in Skill-Ready Doña Ana means improving the quality of our workforce not only for your business, but for the community at large, as part of a larger initiative funded by the W. K. Kellogg Foundation!
WorkKeys® is an advanced measure of workplace skills developed by employers and ACT. Assessing candidates on concrete skills necessary to perform the job for which your business is hiring ensures you are hiring the right person for the right position – the first time.
By implementing the WorkKeys® assessment into your hiring process you will:
By participating in Skills Ready Doña Ana you can:
"The Skill-Ready Doña Ana program helps the youth of our community prepare today for the skills and education necessary to find jobs and build meaningful careers for the future of Las Cruces."– Ken Miyagishima, Mayor of the City of Las Cruces