September 8, 2015

Can a freight hub provide St. Louis with job and business opportunities

(KPLR) – Today on the Pulse of St. Louis, the topic is freight and jobs. Government and regional officials think the time is right to expand […]
September 17, 2015

COUNTY WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARDS AND PARTNERS KICK OFF WORKFORCE CAMPAIGN TO LINK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO THOUSANDS OF HIGH-PAYING JOBS OPENING UP IN MANUFACTURING AND THE TRADES

Youth urged to “Manufacture Your Future” or “Craft Your Future” to secure a Career that Pays in SW  SEPT. 14, 2015… With 1,500 job openings expected […]
September 25, 2015

LEADERSHIP COUNCIL SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS RELEASES 2014 MARKET REVIEW & INVESTMENT UPDATE

Report shows Southwestern Illinois remains a development hotspot; highlights regional initiatives to foster continued growth The Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois has announced the release of the […]
October 22, 2015

METRO CONSTRUCTION CAREER EXPO TO PROVIDE STUDENTS WITH A HANDS-ON LOOK AT CAREERS IN THE CONSTRUCTION TRADES AND THE ASSOCIATED BENEFITS

First-ever evening session offered for parents and students to explore opportunities together BELLEVILLE, ILL., OCT. 20, 2015… In order to address an acute workforce shortage in […]