Category Archives: Newsletter

Seeing Your Career Prospects

As we head into Mother’s Day weekend, I thought it would be a great time to share an article by Gloria Martinez on advice for women as they navigate their place in the business world. This article is full of great resources for women looking to start, grow or find the right career path. As […]

September has been non-stop action!

Welcome to the weekly update!  September is off to a fast start and we thought we take a moment to catch you up! Last week Partnership Academy hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for their campus expansion. Partnership Academy opened its doors in 2002 with 115 students and 12 staff. Over the past 16 years, the school […]

Weekly Update 3.20.2018

Greetings Members! I am excited to see everyone at the State of the City member meetings this Friday. If you haven’t registered yet, please be sure to do that today. I would like to remind you that we are also hosting a food drive for VEAP and to please bring your non-perishable food items, or a […]

Weekly Update 1.23.2018

Welcome to the weekly update. If your business is along Lyndale Avenue, or the 66&Lyndale and 66&Nicollet intersections you won’t want to miss the member meeting happening tomorrow morning. We will be hosting a panel of experts to give you the latest information on the project and what to expect in order to keep your […]

Workforce Development Initiative

Need​ ​a​ ​Career?​ ​Consider​ ​the​ ​Trades. When​ ​the​ ​unemployment​ ​rate​ ​is​ ​almost​ ​twice​ ​as​ ​high​ ​for​ ​those​ ​without​ ​a​ ​college​ ​degree​ ​than those​ ​who​ ​possess​ ​a​ ​bachelor’s​ ​degree​ ​or​ ​higher,​ ​it​ ​might​ ​seem​ ​like​ ​higher​ ​education​ ​is​ ​the answer.​ ​However,​ ​while​ ​many​ ​non-degreed​ ​jobs​ ​offer​ ​little​ ​job​ ​security​ ​and​ ​low​ ​pay,​ ​particularly those​ ​in​ ​the​ […]