Northern Michigan University will offer a manufacturing production technician diploma program in Escanaba to address the increased regional demand for entry-level employees in the field. The program runs June 8 to Aug. 19.
Study: Top tech firms bypassing Asian workers for exec jobs
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ Google, Yahoo and other major technology companies are far more inclined to hire Asians as computer programmers than to promote them to become managers or executives, according to a study released Wednesday.
Northwest Territories Expands Training Program for Mining Opportunities
The Surface Miner Training Program Development project in Canada will enable the Northwest Territories Mine Training Society and Aurora College to launch a new training program this summer that is geared toward preparing the northern population for a wave of employment opportunities in the mining sector beginning in 2016.
Why A Return To Slower Growth Won't Stop A Fed Rate Hike In 2015
With a large shortfall in the March nonfarm payrolls number, analysts are struggling to understand the weakness in the jobs report and the implications it holds for the direction of the economy and interest rates.
Manufacturing jobs have been the backbone of the American workforce. During the heyday of U.S. middle-class growth in the mid-20th century, millions toiled at work that may have been hard on the body, but brought home enough to support a family.
Major gifts to benefit biomedical engineering at the University of Oklahoma
The University of Oklahoma will establish a new school of biomedical engineering — including construction of a new academic building and establishment of 12 new endowed positions — President David Boren announced Thursday. LEARN MORE!!
Windsor's mayor says the city could benefit from the provincial budget released Thursday, including receiving potential funding for a mega-hospital and support for the 2016 FINA World Swimming Championships.
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