East Kentucky Works Podcast

Episode 3: Talking Teleworks



Teleworking, or working from home via a high-speed internet connection, is on the rise in Eastern Kentucky with national and global companies hiring thousands of local workers to provide a number of services for customers. Teleworks USA is leading the way, connecting more than 2,200 people with new work-from-home or work-from-hub positions.In this episode, we hear from Teleworks USA Director Michael Cornett and Operations Manager Betty Hays about the program and how it works to help provide new opportunities for Eastern Kentucky workers. This episode was recorded on location at the Teleworks USA Annville Teleworks Hub in Jackson County, Ky., and hosted by Trish Adams, industry liaison with Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program (EKCEP), Inc.Teleworks USA is an initiative of EKCEP.