CPBJ - Education http://www.cpbj.com/section/education Education News Education en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 06 Mar 2015 02:33:32 EST Fri, 06 Mar 2015 02:33:32 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269996&source=RSS With The Millworks to open, destination branding effort takes shape in Harrisburg It's all hands on deck right now at The Millworks. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150304/CPBJ01/150309936&source=RSS New House subcommittee focusing on connecting tech ed students with jobs A resolution approved Tuesday by the state House of Representatives will create the Select Subcommittee on Technical Education and Career Readiness to refocus Pennsylvania's secondary and post-secondary education on career training and connect graduates with jobs, according to the measure's co-sponsor, Rep. Stan Saylor R-Red Lion. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150304/CPBJ01/150309936&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269998&source=RSS One month for Gov. Wolf Busy, but no surprises It's been more than a month since York County's Tom Wolf took the oath of office as Pennsylvania's 47th governor. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150302/BLOGEXTRA/150309982&source=RSS Businesses have responsibility to train interns Being in management gives me an opportunity that I wouldn't have otherwise I get to mentor interns. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150302/BLOGEXTRA/150309982&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150302/CPBJ01/150309986&source=RSS Cumberland Valley to vote on new school buildings projects A series of resolutions are on tonight's Cumberland Valley School District board agenda related to construction of new elementary and middle schools, to be funded with a 60. 5 million bond issue. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150302/CPBJ01/150309986&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/150229753&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Businesses featured this week Millersville University, YTI Career Institute Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/150229753&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269991&source=RSS Letter Driving-school coverage shows leadership seeing big picture I found your recent story and editorial &#8220The drive to teach&#8221 and &#8220Dig deep to find solutions and discover opportunity,&#8221 Feb. 13 to be both timely and fascinating. In particular, the thread that flows through both pieces &#8212 the development of industry leaders that not only grow their own businesses but also play a. . . Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269994&source=RSS Editorial Envisioning Midtown as a cultural destination It's working in downtown Lancaster. Can developing a destination arts community be a success for Harrisburg as well? Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150227/CPBJ01/302269994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150225/CPBJ01/150229843&source=RSS Wolf proposes halving corporate net income tax, tightening reporting Gov. Tom Wolf announced more of his tax plans this morning, calling for the corporate net income tax to be reduced from 9. 99 to 5. 99 percent in 2016, then to 4. 99 percent in 2017. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150225/CPBJ01/150229843&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150223/BLOGEXTRA/150229950&source=RSS High-school program helps automotive industry close skills gap I was expecting local automotive dealers to talk about how they had provided brand-new cars and training space for the 15th annual Pennsylvania Automotive Association's skills competition. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150223/BLOGEXTRA/150229950&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150220/CPBJ01/302209993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Associations, designations, education, marketing, real estate, technology Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150220/CPBJ01/302209993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150220/CPBJ01/302209996&source=RSS A Conversation with Peter Greer Peter Greer is president and CEO of Lancaster-based HOPE International and will teach a course in social entrepreneurship and mentor upper-class students at Messiah College. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150220/CPBJ01/302209996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150213/CPBJ01/302129996&source=RSS SH Express adds simulator to its public truck-driving training program in York With the shortage of drivers continuing to be a problem, trucking companies have tried sign-on bonuses, higher pay, publicity campaigns and referral programs, all to no avail. The American Trucking Associations estimates up to 30,000 trucking jobs remain unfilled. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 14:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150213/CPBJ01/302129996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150217/CPBJ01/150219858&source=RSS Lebanon Valley College seeking businesses for research project Lebanon Valley College is seeking large local businesses for a research project that will examine employee turnover and declining employee performance. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150217/CPBJ01/150219858&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150216/CPBJ01/150219836&source=RSS Shippensburg University grads rank among best at passing CPA exam Shippensburg University's John L. Grove College of Business ranked in the top 20 nationally in the success rate of its graduates taking the certified public accountant exam, according to one ranking. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150216/CPBJ01/150219836&source=RSS