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NRF RISE Up - COVID-19 Trainings

COVID-19 Training

Fast and affordable courses for your retail workforce

The NRF Foundation provides the skills and resources needed for a life-changing career.  As NRF's nonprofit 501(c)(3), we connect people to an industry that’s a great place to start and a great place to grow. Together, we help people build better lives and stronger communities.


The latest from the NRF Foundation

Apply by Feb. 26 for Small Business Spotlight

The Small Business Spotlight initiative willl support 100 entrepreneurs of diverse backgrounds in 2021.

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Spring virtual career fair set for Feb. 19

This exclusive hiring event will feature retailers offering full-time jobs and internships. 

How to show up to move up in your retail career

Talking with retail professionals who have a few years of experience – and a ton of lessons learned. 

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Macy’s CEO offers advice on building retail careers

Macy's Chairman and CEO Jeff Gennette joined NRF Foundation Executive Director Bill Thorne for a wide-ranging discussion about the opportunities in the retail industry.