The vision to build Northern Nevada’s economic future on sectors such as advanced manufacturing and advanced logistics can become a reality only if the region’s workforce has the skills that new and expanding employers require. The Pennington Applied Technology Center at Truckee Meadows Community College has a long and rich history of teaching residents the skills they need for technical jobs and updating those skills to keep workers competitive when new technologies create new employment opportunities.
Have an idea for a business venture? A statewide competition is under way with a top prize of $100,000 to help you get started. The online effort was quietly launched in late October to jumpstart an upstart Nevada company and feed the state’s entrepreneurial spirit while setting new heights for economic diversity. It’s called Project […]