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Workforce plan expects growth in health care, construction jobs; decline in manufacturing

From now until Jan. 21, state officials are accepting comments for Gov. Tom Wolf’s federally mandated four-year workforce development plan, which seeks to coordinate the efforts of the state's educational institutions, economic development programs and employers of the region’s major industries to create a pathway to optimal employment.

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Media magnate Monheim named AccuWeather VP

AccuWeather has chosen Michael Monheim to be its vice president of international business development, and company officials say they hope to leverage the renown media executive’s experience with innovations in digital media and brand-building in Latin American and European markets.

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Why apprenticeships are the future of our economy

Not all successful careers start with a college degree. I understand it may seem strange for a community college president to say that a college degree is not necessary to have a career that earns a family-sustaining wage. At HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, this philosophy is reflected through our new purpose statement: Learning for ...

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