Job Shadows

Maybe you're not the entrepreneurial type, but you've started thinking about your future after school. Where will you work? Where will you live? We sure hope you stick around and take advantage of the many opportunities available right here in Northwest Illinois. To help broaden your horizons, Northwest Illinois Economic Development sponsors a local job shadowing program. Spend a day at any of several participating businesses to get a taste for what it would be like to work there. Considering being a chef? A nurse? Learning about manufacturing? Working on the farm or in retail? Here's your chance to learn about these careers first-hand and then make an informed decision about your future.