More than $3.1 billion! That’s how much is being spent by businesses
annually on remedial writing training. According to a study from CollegeBoard, a panel
established by the National Commission on Writing, blue chip businesses
are spending as much as $3.1 billion on remedial writing training each
year for their employees. Today, in a business world driven by online content, this is especially true. But poor writing skills can be improved.
The WH and federal agencies announced an effort to
provide tailored support from the Federal gov't to 16 Summer
Impact Hubs. These communities have each been paired with a Federal
“Summer Ambassador” who will partner with
them to meet their locally-driven goals by leveraging existing Federal
resources, breaking down agency siloes, and building new local and
Last week, the White House and the Department of Labor announced the release of $21 million in
Summer Jobs and Beyond grants to 11 communities to connect disadvantaged
young people with jobs this summer and year-round.
The National Black Chamber of Commerce's annual conference is the prime place for professional development,
diverse perspectives, power packed workshops along with a unique focus
on the business of African American fashion designers. This year, there
is a dedicated focus on career opportunities for veterans and National
Guard Youth Foundation cadets on Wednesday, July 20 at the job fair.