January / February 20142018-04-11T15:52:36+00:00

January / February 2014

January / February 2014 -InteractiveVolume 17, Number 1

FEATURES

COVER STORY: SOUTH BEND CAREER ACADEMY

New charter school develops strong link between the classroom and the workplace. [Full story]

Going Beyond English 101

Indiana’s higher education institutions offer an array of unique classes and programs, including designing buildings out of retired airplanes. [Full story]

Legislative Outlook

Discover the Chamber’s Indiana General Assembly “Top 10” list for 2014. [Full story]

Beyond the Lawmaking

A firefighter, a candy maker, a youth advocate and a funeral home director: See how four Indiana legislators spend their time outside the Statehouse walls. [Full story]

FURTHERMORE

INDIANA VISION 2025

Power of the People

New round of regional forums demonstrate progress, focus on local efforts related to statewide economic development plan. [Full story]

Intern Excellence

Two technology companies are tackling the skills gap through internships; Indiana INTERNnet touts partnerships. [Full story]

College Connections

College Mentors for Kids are on a mission; Steelworker for the Future® program provides hands-on experience; returning in search of a degree. [Full story]

All About Adults

“Middle-skill” jobs are plentiful; two approaches to employee training. [Full story]

Roundtable: Filling the Education Pipeline

Participants discuss the paths to more STEM degrees and assistance for existing workers. [Full story]

Center for Education and Career Innovation

New office to try different approach to a familiar goal: align education and training with workforce needs. [Full story]

Issue Specialists

The Indiana Chamber’s policy experts are ready to assist. [Full story]

Working for You

Learn more about the Chamber’s Cam Carter and Mike Ripley. [Full story]

WORKPLACE WELLNESS

Fun and Games

Employers realize gamification can make a healthy impact. [Full story]

Series Sponsor:

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

BUSINESS OF SPORTS

Business Spotlight

MainGate Inc.: Indianapolis-based merchandise marketing company continues strong growth. [Full story]

Dynamic Pricing

Sports teams and companies are employing the innovative practice to maximize revenues. [Full story]

DEPARTMENTS

President’s Message

Chamber Chatter
New look; your tweets

In Pictures
Annual Awards Dinner photos

Chamber Rewind
Back in the legislative day

Quick Hits

Found Elsewhere

Featured Video

Editorial Calendar

November/December 2018

Annual Award Winners
Chamber Member Recognition
Series: Road Trip Treasures (Indiana destinations)

January/February 2019

Special Edition: Innovation, Technology and Indiana’s Business Future
Indiana Workforce Recovery (Series: Battling the opioid epidemic in the workplace)
Indiana Icons (Series: Historical companies, business leaders)

March/April 2019

Education/Workforce
Indiana Vision 2025: Outstanding Talent
Indiana Workforce Recovery (Series: Battling the opioid epidemic in the workplace)
Indiana Icons (Series: Historical companies, business leaders)

Full Calendar

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