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Retraining the workforce doesn’t require starting from scratch business

Jun. 30, 2017 10:55 am

Retraining the workforce doesn’t require starting from scratch

The Appalachia Partnership Initiative wants to support STEM workers across the Rust Belt. “We have to help coal miners figure out what their transferable skills are. They may actually be suited for high-demand jobs and not know it.”
Can ‘Jobs That Pay’ create jobs that grow? civic

Jun. 29, 2017 8:59 am

Can ‘Jobs That Pay’ create jobs that grow?

Harrisburg economic development specialist Shaun Donovan believes the governor's proposed program should invest more in jobs training and healthcare apprenticeships.
Summer fun alert: We’re throwing Super Meetups across the mid-Atlantic dev

Jun. 19, 2017 12:51 pm

Summer fun alert: We’re throwing Super Meetups across the mid-Atlantic

This summer we're gathering 100 meetup groups and a few thousand members between Brooklyn, Philly, Delaware, Baltimore and D.C.
Housing, not jobs, is holding back growth in Central Pa. business

Jun. 16, 2017 10:17 am

Housing, not jobs, is holding back growth in Central Pa.

There's a tug of war between workforce development and housing availability in Cumberland and Dauphin counties.
Johnstown is hitching its wagon to Pittsburgh tech business

Jun. 15, 2017 12:58 pm

Johnstown is hitching its wagon to Pittsburgh tech

Johnstown used to thrive on big defense contracts. Now the seat of Cambria County is hoping to replicate some of Pittsburgh's tech success.
Old county, young workforce? Westmoreland is trying something new business

Jun. 7, 2017 12:58 pm

Old county, young workforce? Westmoreland is trying something new

Here's how the Westmoreland County Forum for Workforce Development plans on boosting the county's economic viability.
For growing cities, a cautionary tale from Pittsburgh business

Jun. 2, 2017 9:59 am

For growing cities, a cautionary tale from Pittsburgh

Pennley Park South has become an example of what not to do in urban planning. How can cities ensure affordable housing while still encouraging new development?

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