Give Now

Posts tagged workforce development

November 28, 2017

 

Gov. Eric Holcomb sitting in front of a crowd during a luncheon to discuss plans for the 2018 legislative session

Holcomb Plans To Focus On Workforce Development In 2018

Gov. Eric Holcomb called workforce development Indiana’s Achilles heel Tuesday at a luncheon with the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce.

November 21, 2017

 

Lawmakers met Tuesday for what's called Organization Day, the ceremonial start to the 2018 legislative session.

Lawmakers Meet For Ceremonial Session Kickoff

Speaker of the House Brian Bosma addressed the chamber to suggest the course he wants the General Assembly to chart in the upcoming year.

November 21, 2017

 

Two children sitting at a school table. The one in the foreground has long brown hair and glasses and is using a tablet computer. The one in the background has short brown hair and is wearing a green shirt.

State Chamber Of Commerce Seeks More STEM Education In 2018

Computer science becoming a graduation requirement for Hoosier schools is one of the top priorities on the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's 2018 agenda.

November 20, 2017

 

House Speaker Brian Bosma says not to expect revolutionary change in workforce development during the 2018 session.

Chamber Outlines 2018 Agenda: Workforce Needs, Smoking Age Hike

Chamber Vice President Caryl Auslander says the education sector and the business community must work closer together.

November 8, 2017

 

Eric Holcomb

Governor Holcomb Unveils 2018 Agenda

Gov. Eric Holcomb wants to create new levels of bureaucracy to better align workforce needs with education and training.

November 8, 2017

 

Indiana Statehouse dome in Indianapolis.

Honda Executive To Lead Indiana Workforce Development Agency

A long-time executive with Honda's southeastern Indiana auto assembly plant has been tapped to lead the state's Department of Workforce Development.

October 5, 2017

 

Students from Carroll Junior-Senior High School get a tour of Kirby Risk in Lafayette. Their industrial technology teacher is Tyler Sausaman, center.

Manufacturers Hope Tours Will Draw High Schoolers To Industry Jobs

Hoosier factories are hosting groups of high school students this week as part of an industry push to connect young people with manufacturing careers.

September 21, 2017

 

Indiana Manufacturers Association president Brian Burton laid out the industry's 2018 legislative priorities alongside Hoosier factory executives at the Statehouse Thursday.

Manufacturers Redouble Workforce Reform Goals For 2018 Legislature

The state's top business sector says 2017 reforms didn't go far enough to realign existing workforce spending and create incentives to attract new workers.

September 8, 2017

 

Amazon's Seattle headquarters occupies 8.1 million square feet of space. The company says its next HQ could cover nearly the same area by the time it's fully built out.

Indy Would Be ‘A Longshot’ In Bid To House Massive New Amazon HQ

Indianapolis could meet Amazon's real estate, infrastructure and demographic criteria, analysts say, but will have trouble with the workforce requirements.

August 23, 2017

 

A sign heralded a new employer's arrival in the small Carroll County town of Camden last fall.

Job Growth In Urban Areas Outstripped Rural Counties In Past Year

Seventy percent of the past year's job growth was concentrated around cities, while rural places struggled to create new jobs and maintain their workforces.

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook