Dayton nonprofit works to grow labor pool

A creative solution is underway at a Dayton nonprofit to increase the number of workers available to enter the workforce. The Life Enrichment Center on North Findlay Street offers a program called "Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin'-By World," an eig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Nonprofit serving Dayton-area seniors names new board chairman

A Cincinnati nonprofit serving Dayton-area seniors for more than four decades has a new board chair. People Working Cooperatively announced that Brian Thomas, a board member for 12 years and a partner at Graydon, has been elected chairman of the no.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 8 min. ago

Exclusive: Verizon Extends Union Contract, Avoiding Possibly Tough Labor Talks Next Year

Telecom giant works closely with CWA union. Verizon and its largest unions agreed to extend a hard fought 2016 contract covering about 34,000 employees for another four years, avoiding potentially contentious negotiations nex.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 19th, 2018

New York Road Runners grow Midtown headquarters

The nonprofit group that oversees the New York City Marathon is expanding its headquarters near Central Park. The New York Road Runners, which manages the world's biggest marathon as well as about... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 12th, 2018

Report: YMCA of Pittsburgh to close three facilities

As it works to pare costs in the wake of a recent Chapter 11 filing, the YMCA of Pittsburgh has opted to close three facilities, according to a report in the Tribune-Review. The 164-year-old nonprofit organization expects to close its Western are.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

Grow: This 29-year-old couple lives, works and travels in a van, and they love it

They talk about the highs, lows and financial realities of #vanlife......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2018

The state’s workforce appears to be growing at a record pace

Local employers may be having a hard time finding enough workers, but it seems the labor pool hasn't run dry yet. Far from it, apparently: Massachusetts’ labor force has never grown as quickly in a six-month period as it did from November to May, bas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Realizing its "why" helped this Company of the Year finalist grow more than just revenue

For the past four years, this company has also practiced a more public giving culture, including companywide giving back days and a weekly donation opportunity for every employee to make a contribution to the nonprofit of their choice......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

Cincinnati"s largest neighborhood enters three-year development partnership

The largest neighborhood in Cincinnati will soon pioneer new ways to foster growth and encourage real estate investment thanks to a recent partnership between a community-specific nonprofit and an “urban growth firm.” Westwood Works, a communit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

Youth Entrepreneurs expanding geographic reach

A nonprofit organization with strong Wichita and Koch Industries Inc. ties continues to grow......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

U.S. Private Sector Posts Another Month of Employment Growth

Hiring at private U.S. employers grew more than expected in April, according to a report, as employment continued to grow despite signs of potential labor shortages......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 2nd, 2018

Birmingham nonprofit to open new office in Homewood

This month a Birmingham nonprofit will have a new and expanded location to help it grow and better serve those in need. aTeam Ministries will open its new office this month at 1809 Oxmoor Road, Suite 101, in Homewood. The 1,800-square-foot location a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2018

CBF Morning Run: Learning to sink or swim, watching a Goldfish grow into a whale, playing laser tag inside Macy"s, squeezing chorizo, celebrating George Washington, filling arenas with Led Zeppelin and chewing a pecan mud stout

Happy Monday morning, Columbus. I learned to swim at Devon Pool in Upper Arlington. The pool is exactly four-tenths of a mile from the house I grew up in on Bedford Road. I could walk there in 8 minutes. I loved that pool. I spent most summer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2018

Nonprofit group works to get a handle on social impact of nonprofit sector

Can social impact be measured?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

U.S. Hospital Profits Fall as Labor Costs Grow and Patient Mix Shifts

One important measure of U.S. hospital profits last year reached a low not seen in the past decade, as a tight labor market and other factors pressure hospital finances......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2018

I’m English, and there’s one thing Americans always get wrong about British people that really works to my advantage

WPA Pool/Getty Images Americans hold on to a lot of stereotypes about British people. Not all British people sound like the Queen when they talk. People who live in Birmingham, Liverpool, and Manchester are generally cons.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2018

Philadelphia vodka maker setting up Pittsburgh retail outlet

A growing Philadelphia vodka distiller is setting up a retail outlet in Lawrenceville as it works to grow its sales in the western part of the state......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Volkswagen labor bosses back Diess as new CEO: Osterloh

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen's powerful labor representatives back the choice of Herbert Diess as the carmaker's new chief executive and a move to prepare the truck business for a potential listing, works council chief Bernd Osterloh said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 13th, 2018

Growing manufacturer plans $2.5M relocation project in Dayton area

The move to a larger facility in Montgomery County would help the company grow its employee base by 500 percent......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Weekend Sip: The price tag on this ‘seductive’ Port works out to $212 an ounce

This distiller specializes in rare ‘last drop’ bottlings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch1 hr. 53 min. ago

Seattle-area small business acquisitions are on the rise — and so are asking prices

Bankers say they've noticed heightened levels of mergers and acquisitions as businesses that have recovered from the recession grow more attractive to buyers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 38 min. ago