The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Institute for a Competitive Workforce (ICW) announced that Gainesville, Florida, has received the 2009 Region of Excellence Award.
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“STEMing the Teacher Shortage Tide” addresses our nation’s need to redress the critical shortage of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) candidates to pursue careers in these fields as well as candidates with STEM backgrounds to teach in our nation’s P-12 schools.
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.
ICW's 2009 annual Education and Workforce Summit was held November 9th in Washington, DC.
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.
How many of us wish that days were 26 hours, not 24! How many of us feel overworked or underworked? How many of us feel that work simply isn’t working these days?
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.