Manufacturing Readiness Program Helps Individuals Gain Manufacturing Credentials and Careers

Applications are being accepted for a seven-week Manufacturing Readiness Program that will provide individuals with one-on-one career guidance, training, credentials, and the opportunity to interview with local employers. The daytime program will take place from May 26th – July 10th in Lawrence County.  Valued at over $4,000, this program will be provided to eligible individuals…

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Rebuilding America Series

Business and civic leaders, educators and policymakers of all backgrounds share concerns over the relentless erosion of America’s middle class and growing polarization of incomes. Most decry the loss of middle-class jobs and fear the corrosive effects such trends might wreak on the nation if left unchecked. At the heart of the issue is an…

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Career fair held for Mercer County high school students

WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. (WKBN) –  Getting a jump on a career path was the idea behind a high school career fair in West Middlesex on Wednesday. Approximately 1,100 sophomores from Mercer County high schools were invited to learn skills they will need in the working world. They got a chance to interact with professionals from two dozen companies about…

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CEO of M-7 Technologies appointed NIST committee

Feb. 06–YOUNGSTOWN — Michael Garvey, CEO of Youngstown-based manufacturing company M-7 Technologies, was appointed to the visiting committee on advanced technology for a three-year term for the National Institute of Standards and Technology. “It is a huge honor to be selected to serve on such a prestigious board with such accomplished individuals helping to guide…

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