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WorkAdvance Program Fills Workforce Gaps

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Lifting workers out of low-wage-jobs, providing sustainable careers and giving people a second chance are some of the ways a job-skills training program is changing lives – and reversing the brain drain plaguing our communities and the future of the region.  WorkAdvance is an initiative led by the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Lifting workers out of low-wage-jobs, providing sustainable careers and giving people a second chance are some of the ways a job-skills training program is changing lives – and reversing the brain drain plaguing our communities and the future of the region.  WorkAdvance is an initiative led by...

Trades Expo Lays Foundation, Brick by Brick

CANFIELD, Ohio – Brick by brick, the Mahoning Valley Skilled Trades Expo laid a foundation of change – in perspectives, stereotypes and in children’s minds. That was the goal of the Builders Association of Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. It also is a goal for The Business Journal’s Brain Gain: Building a Culture of Entrepreneurship […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Brick by brick, the Mahoning Valley Skilled Trades Expo laid a foundation of change – in perspectives, stereotypes and in children’s minds. That was the goal of the Builders Association of Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. It also is a goal for The Business Journal’s Brain Gain:...