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Eds and meds, unite: Anchor districts are new engines for job creation
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Across the United States, anchor districts like Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood stabilize communities through creative placemaking and job creation. Here, an in-depth look at anchor districts in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Cleveland.
On the rise: 5 tech workplaces to watch in 2015
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Five growing tech companies helping to shape Pittsburgh's future and attract new talent.
Mind the gap: Finding ways to boost Pittsburgh's middle-skills workforce
Douglas J. Guth
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
In order for Pennsylvania's economy to grow, the state needs to increase the number of middle-skills workers, according to many proponents of local economic revitalization. Middle-skill jobs, which require education beyond high school but not a four-year university degree, make up the largest part of the labor market in the United States.
Homework for parents: How to prepare students for career success
Melanie Cox McCluskey
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
How can we prepare girls for a future workplace that's increasingly global and technology-driven? Teach them the three essential skills for career success, say experts from The Ellis School.
Pittsburgh's tech sector lines up for the next generation of talent
Douglas J. Guth
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
A strong Pittsburgh economy depends in part on nurturing the region's thriving high-tech sector. The city's technology leaders maintain that the heart of any future success will be continued talent attraction, be it from inside or outside the region.
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Local working mothers find support at The Mom Con
Local chocolatier plans $2.5 million expansion in Lawrenceville, creating 51 jobs
Governor Corbett highlights $28.5 million Birmingham Bridge repair project as example of Act 89
PNC Financial tops off its new global headquarters Downtown
Google to expand its Pittsburgh presence in Bakery Square 2.0
Pittsburgh Technical Institute opening Energy Technology Center
EPA funds brownfield development in McKees Rocks
WAMO 100 brings Hip-Hop and R&B back home to Pittsburgh
Mad Mex location coming to Shadyside, now hiring
URA receives $35 million in tax credits to spur development in low income communities
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Diverse hiring practices in Mayor's Office grab national spotlight
Source: Fast Company
'Why Adelaide should be more like Pittsburgh - a phoenix city that has reinvented itself'
Source: The Herald Sun
Pittsburgh's lessons for Detroit
A tale of two rust-belt cities: Detroit and Pittsburgh
Source: The New York Times
Pittsburgh gained more than 14,000 private sector jobs the past 4 years. Other cities? Not so much.
Source: Pittsburgh Today
Pittsburgh #2 in new job creation
Source: Gallup poll
Pittsburgh leads in small business
Source: Biz Journals
How to find meaningful work in Pittsburgh? Rework.
Pittsburgh's creative tech scene video by ANIMAL
Pittsburgh among 26 cities in the U.S. reporting a job rebound to pre-recession peak
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Who's hiring in PGH? Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, Deeplocal and more
Who's hiring in PGH? IKM, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and more
Who's hiring in PGH? MAYA Design, Point Park University and more!
Who's hiring in PGH? RAND, Veterans Leadership Program and more
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The Ellis School presents essential career skills for girls
Community Kitchen to teach food-service to job seekers having the toughest time
Find the right hire, intern to CEO, via Nonprofit Talent
WorkAble finds clients jobs, even in recession
Seventy-five years of serving immigrants, seniors, kids at Jewish Family and Children's Service
Vibrant Pittsburgh offers $50,000 in grants for ideas that encourage diverse workforce
Path to achievements highlighted at Hispanic Heritage Month event for high schoolers
Personal help and encouragement for job seekers coming at free Carnegie Library workshops
It's like a folk-dance for all your senses: International Market Day replays on first Sundays
Beautiful things to benefit the Hill: Ujamaa Collective's new market
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