Tag: jobs

Spotlight on Blue Jacket and its beauty (part one of two)

Spotlight on Blue Jacket and its beauty (part one of two)

| May 25, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because when I was invited to attend their second chances art gallery showcase at Artlink, I was intrigued and wanted  to know more about the beauty that Blue Jacket is bringing.  That beauty not only is apparent in the […]

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Former inmate succeeding as employee at D.C. hotel

Former inmate succeeding as employee at D.C. hotel

| October 8, 2015

Andre Marshall Demonstrates Success in Transitioning from Prison By James Wright Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro American Newspaper Provided to NNPA member newspapers courtesy of Trice Edney News Wire (TriceEdneyWire.com)—One of the best employees of a luxurious District hotel recently finished serving over two decades in federal prison and is […]

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Urban League, Indiana Plan create skilled trade pre-apprentice program

Urban League, Indiana Plan create skilled trade pre-apprentice program

| March 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Northeast Indiana Building Trades, the Fort Wayne Urban League and the Indiana Plan are coming together to create a pathway into the skilled trades.  The need for more apprentices and more diversity within the skilled trades has brought about the BUILD program (Building Trades, Urban League & Indiana Plan Local Diversity).  BUILD has […]

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Veterans 1st Hiring Event planned for May 8

| April 23, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Northeast Indiana Works and WorkOne Northeast is scheduled to host a Veterans 1st Hiring Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 8 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Military veterans and their spouses will have a chance to discuss job opportunities with as many as 75 regional employers. Two dozen professionals from […]

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192,000 U.S. jobs in March

192,000 U.S. jobs in March

| April 4, 2014

The economic hole in which we found ourselves a few years ago took a long time to dig. Is it any wonder that it is taking a while to climb out? US economy adds 192,000 jobs in March The US added 192,000 new jobs in March, in line with economists’ expectations, and the unemployment rate […]

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Business, spiritual, public sector leaders band together to offer jobs to young men

Business, spiritual, public sector leaders band together to offer jobs to young men

| October 16, 2013

FORT WAYNE—Last week, a group of area business, spiritual and public sector leaders announced a new initiative aimed at helping at-risk male adults secure and maintain long-term employment.

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