(The Center Square) – Workforce development boards in Pennsylvania are being urged to apply for grant funding to connect with businesses and schools and work together to create a trained group of workers for in-demand technical jobs.
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SCRANTON, Pa. and LEHI, Utah, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster, a leading provider of digital and data driven learning solutions for high demand skills and jobs, today announced that it has taken the next step in its evolution by combining with Carrus, one of the nation's most trusted online healthcare training and professional development providers. Together, Penn Foster and Carrus will expand their pioneering approach to middle-skills career development programs that are affordable and tailored to the needs of employers. The combined company will serve more than 400,000 enrollees per year with 115,000 participating in its healthcare training vertical, making it one of the largest skills-based training platforms in the country.
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has been named a 2021 NOD Leading Disability Employer at the National Organization on Disability (NOD)'s 2021 Annual Forum. Now in its seventh year, the NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal recognizes companies who measure and achieve strong talent outcomes for people with disabilities.
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, LLC. (Leech Tishman) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a business briefing on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 entitled, "Back to Business: Proof of Vaccination and Weekly COVID-19 Testing: OSHA's Impending Emergency Temporary Standard & What It Means for Businesses Employing 100+ Individuals."
The share of Americans under the age of 65 without health insurance fell every year between 2010, when the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, and 2016, when President Barack Obama left office. Though the U.S. uninsured rate among Americans younger than 65 has inched up over the years since, it remains well below […]
(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden’s promise on Thursday to punish certain businesses that don’t test workers weekly for COVID-19, or require vaccination as a term of employment, elicited praise from Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf.
CARMEL, Ind., Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) was recently awarded first place in the 2021 Healthiest Employers list by both the Orlando Business Journal and Philadelphia Business Journal.
(The Center Square) – West Pharmaceutical Services, a global designer and manufacturer of injectable pharmaceutical packaging and delivery systems, plans to invest over $18 million to expand and modernize its manufacturing plant in Williamsport.
In the more than three decades since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) passed, signs of progress are there. In many public spaces, at least, consideration is given to how they can be made available to people with varying levels of physical ability. But even with nominal strides in accessibility and inclusion for those who […]
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(The Center Square) – A contractor in State College was sentenced this week in what’s considered the largest prevailing wage criminal case in U.S. history.