Register for the Next Get Back to Work Now Class

To secure employment, join the next Get Back to Work Now event and receive career coaching, job matching, and free copies of the Hidden Step® Series. Learn More or Register for the next class


View the Hidden Step© series

Hidden Step Cover

70% secure employment within 16 weeks

The National Employment Council Get Back to Work Now training is a free program with a 70% track record of success. To learn more about how NEC implements this program, view the Theory of Change document.

NEC Theory of Change

Through employment we make a difference

Project Hope

Child Homelessness stemming from Unemployment

Children are effected indirectly when long-term unemployment affects their housing, education and health. Watch Video

Hero to Hire

Employment for every Veteran
Our veterans deserve immediate employment when they are ready to reenter the workforce Read more

Questions and Answers

How Does the NEC Program Get Me Back To Work?
Our Career Coaches are experts at creating employment opportunities. They work with employers in a variety of industries to employ graduates of the Get Back to Work Now program within 16 weeks. After completing the Get Back to Work Now Program, graduates are assigned to a job search assistant charged with the responsiblity to facilitate this process.
Is there a cost?
No. The Get Back to Work Now program is free and open to the public.
How does NEC receive its funding?
The National Employment Council is a non-profit organization and receives its funding from hosted events and donations.

Get Back to Work Now Videos

View Get Back to Work Short Training Tips
Click to View


Learn more about
the NEC events
See More



Learn about NEC projects and how we advance our mission
See More

Employer Impact

Learn about the NEC system that improves employer/employee relations for small to midsized companies
See more



View trends that affect the employment landscape within your community.
See More