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.
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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.
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.
From the Opening Ceremony of the Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, to the election of our nation’s first African-American president, 2008 was a historic year. The excitement generated by these activities has given way to the realities of the nation’s short- and long-term economic future.
ARUP Laboratories, a nationally acclaimed medical and testing reference laboratory owned and operated by the University of Utah, offers its staff the option of a schedule that requires a week of work (seven days on) with an alternating seven d