Roadtrip Nation

Dallas-Fort Worth to Houston: Workforce Development Portal

Empowering stories from Texas to help you find careers, training and skills

See how people like you found meaningful work

Whether you're exploring career paths or looking for inspiration, find the guidance you need from the stories of fellow Texans.


Helpful tools to move you forward

Find an Apprenticeship to Jump-Start Your Future

Search for apprenticeships near you to learn skills in a hands-on setting that will set you up for a solid career and give you real-world-experience.

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Day in the Life

Get a firsthand look at what different jobs are like

Talk to someone about what their job is really like and what it takes to get there

Online Course: The Roadtrip Nation Experience

A five-lesson course for students and young adults, helping you discover your interests, explore career possibilities, and connect with potential mentors. Educators & facilitators: To implement the Roadtrip Nation Experience with your learners, please reach out to

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Watch "Wide Open Range"

Dallas, Houston, and the entire state of Texas are full of opportunities—but how do you find where you fit in such a wide open space? Follow the rest of the journey as four young Texans find their place in the Lone Star State.

Empowering Documentaries

Watch Roadtrip Nation films about how to find your path in life

A visualization of how your career story can reach many young people who need to hear your advice

Share Your Road

Your story could be the inspiration somone needs to keep going. If you're working in a job you love, share what it's like and how you got there. Your advice will help thousands of young people who are trying to figure out their paths.


Made possible by:

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas website
Gulf Coast Workforce Board Workforce Solutions website
Strada Education Network website
Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County website
Workforce Solutions North Central Texas website
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