The Minnesota Trucking Association is helping transport the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree to Washington, DC. One MTA member is even providing an app for the public to track the tree’s cross-country trip from its home state.
A online job fair can be a great way for job hunters and employers to meet without having to leave home or the office. Here are few tips to keep in mind whether you’re attending or hosting one of these events.
Don’t know where to find your polling place? Need details about what’s on your local ballot? A new website has that info and other resources to make it easier for Americans to cast their votes next Tuesday.
The Association for Talent Development is the latest in a string of associations to implement a program dedicated to helping veterans in the workplace. The new ATD Values Vets Conference will feature best practices for companies looking to hire, retain, and help vets advance.
A U.S. industry group representing olive oil importers is hoping to boost Americans’ knowledge of olive oil. Part of the effort includes a push for more uniform quality ratings in response to new standards in California that would set the Golden State’s oil apart from imported versions.
A yoga industry group recently built a credentialing system for yoga schools that relies on social ratings and reviews. See how it’s worked out so far and how such a system might be beneficial to other associations.
The Association of National Advertisers keeps growing. It announced last week that it acquired the Business Marketing Association roughly five months after acquiring another marketing industry group.
To shine a light on the country’s skills gap, the American Staffing Association released a new index that quantifies the hardest-to-fill occupations. With this tool, ASA hopes staffing firms can better develop skills training in those fields.
After Spanish officials euthanized the pet dog of an Ebola-infected health worker, U.S. animal groups are urging officials and the public not to rush to the same conclusion.
With membership numbers falling two years in a row, Girl Scouts of the USA is hoping new online platforms and tools will help attract more scouts and volunteers.