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Key Takeaways from Our Community’s First Young American Leadership Program (YALP) Cohort

Key Takeaways from Our Community’s First Young American Leadership Program (YALP) Cohort

Clare Richards, Creative Services Manager at Leighton Interactive, was one of ten individuals selected from the Greater St. Cloud region to participate in Minnesota’s Young American Leadership Program (mYALP). The St. Cloud cohort, along with 40 other young...

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Innovation: It’s Everywhere!

Do you think you experience innovation in your life?  I’m certain you do.  While it’s easy to assume innovation only happens in places like Silicon Valley tech companies or Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), it’s actually happening all around us every day –...

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St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce – 150 years of connections in Central Minnesota

St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce – 150 years of connections in Central Minnesota

150 years ago, a small group of business men gathered to form an organization dedicated to growing the city of St. Cloud. Various efforts of this original “St. Cloud Board of Trades” were launched over the following years, each eventually disseminating into the next...

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What Horizon Roofing is doing to build a stronger workforce

What Horizon Roofing is doing to build a stronger workforce

Workforce shortages have become a reality for almost every industry. The decline in birth rates in 10 of the late 11 years suggest the challenge to find qualified talent will only continue to increase. In the United States, the manufacturing industry is 2.4 million...

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One Millennial’s Challenge to Local Businesses to Engage A Younger Workforce

One Millennial’s Challenge to Local Businesses to Engage A Younger Workforce

https://youtu.be/cAj0K4txLLM I’m going to tell you a little story that countless students who’ve attended college in Central Minnesota know by heart. It goes a little something like this: Come to Central Minnesota for college. Leave for a job. I can relate. When I was...

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Brenny Transportation is Championing a New Era of Trucking Talent

Brenny Transportation is Championing a New Era of Trucking Talent

Appealing and engaging a new generation of truck drivers is no easy task. But, given the major industry shortage of truck drivers, Joyce Brenny, founder and CEO of St. Joseph-based, Brenny Transportation, knew something had to be done. The result was Brenny’s Truck...

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