Workforce Development in Philadelphia

Discover the latest news from members, employer partners and affiliates.

September 13, 2019

Walmart Invests in Manufacturing This Year

We are honored to have Walmart as a Platinum Sponsor for MFG Day. Time and time again, Walmart has reaffirmed its commitment to manufacturing through initiatives that are revitalizing industry and encouraging people to buy more locally produced goods.   Walmart’s America at Work initiative is investing in local manufacturers in a big way, by […]

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September 6, 2019

2019 Greater Philadelphia Manufacturing Summit

The Summit takes place on October 17, 2019 and is located at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks. Speakers includes national champion Trevor Moawad, as well as Brian Beaulieu.

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September 6, 2019

Women In Nontraditional Careers

The Women in Nontraditional Careers (WINC) Institute will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, in Northeast Philadelphia.

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September 4, 2019

Does Your Business Need a PA Tax Credit?

The State is incentivizing corporations to do so by offering a state tax credit of 75% of the donated amount.

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August 15, 2019

Current Manufacturing Indexes Indicate Growth in August

Manufacturing activity in the region continued to grow, according to results from the August Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey.

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June 13, 2019

Philadelphia Receives $2.5 Million in PAsmart Grants to Support Next Gen Industry Partnerships and Expand Apprenticeships

Governor Tom Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry recently announced that Philadelphia workforce stakeholders will receive more than $2.5 million to support innovative approaches in industry partnership programs and apprenticeships.

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Mar 6, 2019 | ITR Economics

Two Ways Manufacturers Can Mitigate the Slowdown

The business-cycle peak is coming to the manufacturing sector.

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Mar 5, 2019 | The Philadelphia Tribune

Company Carves Out Niche As Leading Manufacturer Of Electrical Components

While The Nation’s Manufacturing Sector Has Experienced A Boom In Recent Years, The Industry Is Struggling To Find Skilled Workers…

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