The Laurinburg/Scotland County Area (NC) Chamber of Commerce recently received a grant for $35,000 from the North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center, Inc. The money
The Construction Academy is a partnership between the Hawai`i Department of Education and the state’s community college system. It is a pre-apprenticeship program that targets high school juniors and seniors in specific courses.
In Flagstaff, “Skills for Success” means strengthening the business community’s greatest resource: the students who will fill tomorrow’s jobs.
As America faces increasingly hard economic times, more and more communities across the country are looking for solutions to improve their region's workforce and boost their economies.
This family-owned business began in a basement with a single employee -- the owner.
The Aurora Chamber of Commerce has played no small role in building the prosperity of this growing Colorado town, now representing 12% of the metro Denver population.
Recognized in 2007 by Washingtonian Magazine as one of the city's great places to work -- and by Inc.
Despite the recent economic downturn, many communities are still looking at a changing job market in the next 5 to 10 years, with middle- and high-skill jobs constituting a majority of the incoming workforce needs.