Alaant Spotlight: Career Jam™ Explore

Alaant Spotlight Career Jam™ Explore
+ About the Alaant Spotlight

The Alaant Spotlight features local leaders and businesses to highlight the great work they are doing in our community, sharing their career advice and/or secrets to success—in their own words. They are the people making a powerful impact for good across our region.

Career Jam™ Explore Spring 2022 Program 

Build Your Future Workforce at the Region’s Premier Career Exploration Program

April - June 2022 Virtual Access + June 9, 2022, In-Person Skills Demonstrations at Siena College

Over 2,200 Local 8th and 9th Grade Students Already Registered to Participate  

Imagine a unique and immersive experience unlike any other workforce initiative for students, educators, employers and families that will reshape career pathways. 

That’s Career Jam™ Explore. The most powerful workforce exploration & enrichment program.

Our virtual & hands-on career exploration program promotes awareness of the full breadth of dynamic local career options available for students, their teachers, and parents.

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Check out scenes from Career Jam here!

Career Jam™ Explore Virtual Experience

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Career Jam™ Explore + JA Inspire is accessible in school, at home 24/7.           

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The Lobby welcomes all students, educators, families, and employers to the virtual experience. The Virtual Lobby displays branding and links to the sponsor's virtual booths, resulting in higher traffic.

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The Auditorium provides expansive sponsored content & video links for students to review and share. Visually rich booths engage students to click-thru to consume compelling video & pdf content to learn more about applied skills needed in various career sectors. All content can be easily shared with classmates, educators, and families.

Why Participate in Career Jam™ Explore?

Shape Your Future Workforce

Promote your business to thousands of local 8th & 9th graders to inspire career pathways as students consider courses of study and training. Spark their interest and help educators & families learn about in-demand skills. 

“Students need to know now what their career prospects are for the future right here at home in their own backyard.  With the tight labor market and war for talent employers can start to cultivate their future workforce now with Career Jam”. Miriam Dushane, Managing Partner, Alaant Workforce Solutions.                           

Join the regional co-hosts Junior Achievement of NENY, Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce, CEG, Questar III BOCES, the Capital Region BOCES, the Capital Region Workforce Development Board, and the Capital Region Chamber of Commerce in helping attract and retain our region’s talent pipeline.

The 2022 “Community Impact Partner,” Siemens Industries, is proudly investing to support student access to STEM careers along with Premier Sponsor, the Workforce Development Institute, promoting interest in the trades. 

Register to Include Your Booth Here

Employers across all sectors & trades are welcome!

Expand Your Visibility with local students, families & educators with available sponsorships:  Click Here to view options 


Questions? Contact Ryan Van Amburgh, Co-Founder, Career Jam This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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