EMPLOYERS

Drive awareness with thousands of students, and develop your future workforce who will have the talent and education you are looking for, increasing productivity and reducing attrition.

STUDENTS

Identify great fitting careers based on the things you love to do today.  Potentially lower your student debt and the anxiety of finding a job after graduation. 

SCHOOLS

Help your students plan for the future while partnering more deliberately with local employers on future career opportunities. 

WHY GOLDEN PATH SOLUTIONS?

Through Compass, Golden Path Solutions provides an innovative modern workforce platform that unlocks every student’s natural talent and matches that talent with employers who desperately need it.

The result: A future workforce that is loyal, highly engaged and productive on day one.

SOME OF OUR CAREER PARTNERS

Our partnership with GPS fits into our talent management strategy to have a stronger connection to K-12 students and help them best identify healthcare opportunities that align to their interests, passion and skillsets.

Golden Path Solutions helps Sanford grow our talent pipeline. Offering sponsorships enables students to go to school and remain part of our local workforce. We are focused on creating the framework and resources to help our internal employees grow their careers at Sanford. We view Sanford as a ‘career destination’. Employees can join Sanford and advance in their careers or even change their careers, all while being supported by and remaining within Sanford.

Brittany Montecuollo, Sanford’s Vice President of Operations

LATEST NEWS

7 Unique Features of Career Profiles

7 Unique Features of Career Profiles

The summer months are an excellent time to prepare for the coming school year and how your company can connect with high school students. One of the best ways to do this is by offering Career Profiles in Compass. These detailed career descriptions are matched with...

Golden Path Solutions Newsletter – May 2024

Golden Path Solutions Newsletter – May 2024

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind getting ready for the end of the school year, but also presenting at training workshops and events. The most notable was the national ACTE Work-Based Learning Conference in Milwaukee, WI! We’ve also been working with students...

Community Solution Expands Opportunities

Community Solution Expands Opportunities

Our newest feature in Compass – the community solution – provides employers an additional opportunity to reach job seekers and highlight relationships within those communities. It’s a great way for you to reach more people while showcasing how your company connects to...

Golden Path Solutions Newsletter – April 2024

Golden Path Solutions Newsletter – April 2024

It’s an eventful spring at Golden Path and we’re thrilled to have you here! We kicked off the season by completing our Compass community solution in partnership with our first community, Watford City, ND. This new capability of Compass allows communities like Watford...

New Compass Features for Spring 2024

New Compass Features for Spring 2024

The latest release of Compass includes features – such as the new employer pages – to make it even easier to use. We’re listening to your suggestions to enhance Compass and are excited to share the most recent updates. New Compass features for our audiences Employers...

Offering a Sponsorship at Your Company

Offering a Sponsorship at Your Company

You already understand the benefits of work-based learning opportunities. One of the best ways to turn that short-term career experience into something longer-lasting is by offering a sponsorship. With a sponsorship, you agree to help a student with post-secondary...

Golden Path Featured in Fargo Forum

Golden Path Featured in Fargo Forum

Golden Path Featured in the Fargo Forum The Fargo Forum recently featured Golden Path Solutions in the business section. The Feb. 24 article shares the story of Tyler Knott, a machinist with Leister Custom Machining in Horace, ND. Knott first learned of this career...

Patrick Recognized as NDCA Friend of Counseling

Patrick Recognized as NDCA Friend of Counseling

Patrick Recognized as NDCA Friend of CounselingPatrick was honored to receive the "Friend of Counseling" at the North Dakota School Counseling Association's Annual Conference for the work we're doing at Golden Path.  The award recognizes "an individual or group,...

Work-Based Learning Helps Build Your Workforce

Work-Based Learning Helps Build Your Workforce

One of the best ways to proactively grow your future workforce is to provide high school students with hands-on opportunities to learn more about your company and careers. Known as work-based learning (WBL) experiences, these opportunities let you interact with...

Compass Mobile App Now Available for Students

Compass Mobile App Now Available for Students

The new Compass mobile app is now available for students for Apple and Android. Designed to work in tandem with the web version of Compass, the app makes it easier for students to find new opportunities, keep their profiles updated, and receive notifications of the...

Expanding Work-Based Learning Experiences

Expanding Work-Based Learning Experiences

The year is off to a great start and we’re looking forward to all the ways Golden Path and Compass can support you. One of the most exciting offerings through Compass is work-based learning experiences (WBL). These career-focused opportunities include everything from...

New for Employers at Golden Path in 2024

New for Employers at Golden Path in 2024

2024 will be an exciting year for our employer partners at Golden Path Solutions. As we expand the reach of Compass and increase our features and offerings, it all translates into more opportunities and access for employers like you. We’re thankful for your...

North Dakota Trade Office & GPS Webinar

North Dakota Trade Office & GPS Webinar

We're excited to partner with the North Dakota Trade Office to help educate their member employers about how Golden Path can help them develop future workforce to help scale and grow their businesses.  You can register for the webinar here, and you can learn more...

The Importance of the Employer-School Partnership

The Importance of the Employer-School Partnership

In the ever-evolving landscape of education and workforce development, the importance of cultivating relationships between employers and schools cannot be overstated. These partnerships are key, not only to employers wanting to remain competitive in the world of...

Best Workforce Development Activities for the Summer

Best Workforce Development Activities for the Summer

Winter is finally over (on paper, at least), which means summer is just around the corner. Even though school will be out, many students use the summer months to build skills, gain work experience, and explore interests that could develop into future educational and...

Tips for Attracting and Retaining Talent

Tips for Attracting and Retaining Talent

Workforce development is top of mind these days, with many different facets to how employers attract, develop, and retain their best employees.  In today’s world, a successful organization needs to be addressing each of these areas.  How do you attract talented...

6 Tips to Write Better Job Descriptions for Gen Z

6 Tips to Write Better Job Descriptions for Gen Z

Attention employers: going forward, a successful and sustainable workforce development strategy is going to heavily rely on attracting Gen Z workers to your careers. Why? Because Gen Z has already begun entering the workforce, and will dominate early/new hires for the...

Thank You for a Great 2022

Thank You for a Great 2022

By Patrick Mineer Hello everyone!  My name is Patrick Mineer, and I’m the CEO and Founder of Golden Path Solutions.  As we head into a new year, I wanted to take a few moments and reflect with all of you on the last year of activity with Golden Path Solutions,...

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

Happy National Apprenticeship week!  This week is all about celebrating and diving deeper into apprenticeships, a form of work-based learning & post-secondary education that provides an integral talent pipeline addressing some of our most pressing workforce...

Launch of the Compass/RUReady.ND.gov Integration!

Launch of the Compass/RUReady.ND.gov Integration!

After months of collaboration with North Dakota CTE and XAP (the maker of RUReady.ND.gov), making updates to Compass, and integrating with RUReady for ND schools, our new and improved platform is ready to go! This means that employers can now get in front of every...

The GPS Navigation Webinar Series

The GPS Navigation Webinar Series

8/25/23 Update - Thank you to Job Service North Dakota for hosting a highly educational and impactful webinar for employers in July: Work-Based Learning as a Talent Pipeline. We were proud to partner with your organization, along with North Dakota Career and Technical...

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