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Industry News | March 9, 2020
More Than 60% of Companies Look at Job Candidates' Social Media Profiles   

A new survey found that 67% of companies look at job candidates' LinkedIn profiles, and 65% look at Facebook profiles before extending a job offer. More>>


Industry News | March 9, 2020
Coronavirus Reinforces Need for Workplace Contagious Disease Policy, says XpertHR    

The COVID-19 coronavirus that's spreading around the world has made it clear that all employers need to have a written Contagious Disease Policy in... More>>


Industry News | March 9, 2020
Report: U.S. Undersea Offshore Wind Cable Market Could Hit $8 Billion   

A new report by SubCableWorld suggests that the undersea offshore wind cable market could hit $8 billion by 2030. More>>


Industry News | March 9, 2020
RI: Orsted Opens U.S. Innovation Hub in Providence to Boost Offshore Wind   

Offshore wind developer Orsted is opening a hub in Providence, R.I., that it hopes will help accelerate the takeoff of the industry in the U.S. More>>


Industry News | March 2, 2020
AAPA: Coronavirus Impacts Significant to Ports, Shipping, Logistics   

The American Association of Port Authorities issued a statement about the diminishing cargo volumes and port safety related to COVID-19. More>>


Industry News | March 2, 2020
Energy Dept. Announces Participants of 2021 Collegiate Wind Competition   

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the 13 collegiate teams selected to participate in the 2021 Collegiate Wind Competition. More>>


Industry News | March 2, 2020
AME, Women in Manufacturing Assoc. Launch Reciprocal Membership Program   

The Women in Manufacturing Association and the Association for Manufacturing Excellence have announced a reciprocal membership partnership. More>>


Industry News | March 2, 2020
U.S. Team Headed to Scotland to Learn About Offshore Wind Energy   

Officials from Maine, North Carolina, Virginia and other states will travel to Scotland in March to learn about that nation's experience developing... More>>


Industry News | February 24, 2020
CT: Connecticut Economic Resource Center Announces Rebranding, New VP   

The Connecticut Economic Resource Center, Inc. (CERC), a nonprofit corporation, has rebranded as AdvanceCT. More>>


Industry News | February 24, 2020
LA: LED, SUSLA Partner On Technology, Aerospace, Small Business Programs   

State officials announced $1.135 million in economic development funding to spur workforce, aerospace and entrepreneurial programs at SUSLA. More>>