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Industry News | May 17, 2021
Secretaries Raimondo, Walsh Discuss Investing in Apprenticeships   

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo joined Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh recently on the importance investments in the American Jobs Plan. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IL: Chicago Cybersecurity Conference Draws Record Attendance   

ChiCyberCon, hosted annually by Illinois Tech, drew double the number of attendees this year amid growing appetite for cybersecurity know-how in... More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IN: $500M to Fund Regional Economic Development Initiative    

Hoosier communities encouraged to create shared visions, strategies to accelerate economic resilience, long-term growth through READI. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
U.S. Retail Sales See 23% Year-Over-Year Rise in April, Says Mastercard Study   

Total U.S. retail sales posted another month of double-digit growth in April, according to Mastercard SpendingPulse. More>>

Industry News | May 10, 2021
IN: New Tech Experience Innovation Center Launched at Purdue Univ.   

Purdue Research Foundation announced the establishment of the Experience Innovation Center. More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
GDP Grows 6.4 Percent in First Quarter   

As more states began to re-open during first-quarter 2021, anticipated pent-up demand showed up in force and the economy grew at an annualized 6.4%. More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
IL: State to Create Two Manufacturing Training Academies   

Illinois will invest $15 million to build two advanced manufacturing academies to expand training for high-demand manufacturing jobs in Illinois. More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
U.S. Dept. of Labor Awards $103M to Five States to Help Ill, Injured Workers   

The U.S. Department of Labor grants totaling more than $103 million to five states to expand projects to help newly injured and ill workers remain in... More>>

Industry News | May 3, 2021
Amazon Tops LinkedIn's 2021 List of Best U.S. Companies to Work For   

Amazon took the top ranking in LinkedIn’s fifth annual ranking of the companies that offer the best places for professionals to grow their careers... More>>

Industry News | April 26, 2021
U.S. Workers Split on Vaccination Proof Requirements   

Forty-nine percent of working Americans believe that employers should require vaccination proof for those employees returning to the workplace. More>>