Category Archives: Newsletter

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​ […]

Time to Review

Time to Review Anne Schultz, President Happy Halloween! If you’re thinking, I can’t believe tomorrow is November, you are probably not alone! As the seasons change, today is a strong reminder that the holidays are just around the corner. As our retail stores start the holiday shopping season, November is time for all of us, […]