Effective strategies for placing and recruiting job seekers never go out of style!  Check out this compendium of practices from top ARRA High Growth and Emerging Industry Sectors grantees focused on green jobs to access solid approaches around partnership building, policy alignment, employer engagement and overall systems change. 
And don't be turned off by the size of the resource - it's easily navigable by grantee, critical success factor, industry, and target population.  Many of these strategies have already been adopted widely across the country, and this resource will help you understand the lessons learned from the early pioneers.