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Posted byon October 30, 2014 at 2:00 PM EDT
Jonathan Plutzik is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
Focusing on People and Partnerships are the Keys to Providing the Benefits of Citizenship to EmployeesPosted byon October 30, 2014 at 2:00 PM EDT
Wendy Kallergis is being honored as a Promoting Citizenship in the Workplace Champion of Change.
Posted byon October 27, 2014 at 10:35 AM EDT
Joe Pena is being honored as an Affordable Care Act Champion of Change.
Posted byon October 20, 2014 at 3:00 PM EDT
John Ficca is being honored as a Disability Employment Champion of Change.
Posted byon October 14, 2014 at 11:34 AM EDT
In one of my meetings with NASA, a senior official with the space agency once observed, “Right now, the mass we use in space all comes from the Earth. We need to break that paradigm so that the mass we use in space comes from space.”
Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 8:25 PM EDT
This week, President Obama talked about a new foundation for a 21st century economy and welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House; Vice President Biden and Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced the fourth round of TAACCCT grants; and the economy saw its 55th straight month of private-sector job gains.
Posted byon October 1, 2014 at 6:58 PM EDT
Tens of thousands of people shared what raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 would mean to them personally, or to their communities. Read some of those stories on our interactive map here.
Posted byon September 30, 2014 at 6:14 PM EDT
Motlow State Community College in Tennessee is working with Bridgestone Tire Company and other employers to expand their mechatronics program, creating a training facility on-site at Bridgestone to prepare students to move quickly into high-skill jobs.
Posted byon September 30, 2014 at 6:03 PM EDT
La universidad comunitaria Motlow State Community College en Tennessee está trabajando junto a Bridgestone Tire Company y otras empresas para expandir su programa de mecatrónica y ha creado unas instalaciones de capacitación en Bridgestone para preparar a los estudiantes a incorporarse rápidamente en trabajos muy técnicos.
Posted byon September 29, 2014 at 1:05 PM EDT
The program is called TAACCCT -- that stands for Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training. As acronyms go, I’m not going to say it’s our very best work. But as a commitment to building a 21st century workforce, as a tool to prepare people for the jobs of today and tomorrow, it is second-to-none.