It is the largest education event in history. Across 180 different countries, millions of students are discovering that coding may be more than possible this week, as a coordinated effort begins to bring programming out from the perception of mysterious databases and broaden the field of computer science.
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The School District of Palm Beach County loves its volunteers. Every year, more than 40,000 children, adults and seniors dedicate well over 630,000 hours to District schools and students; so selecting the three outstanding school volunteers of the year is never an easy task.
Economic developer Kelly Smallridge long has preached the importance of college degrees in building a skilled labor force. But lately she has noticed employers are looking for something different, namely workers with two-year certificates in specialties such as diesel mechanics and database administration.
The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (“BDB”) today launched a comprehensive workforce study to analyze the area’s labor force, as part of its ongoing commitment to keep Palm Beach County a premier business destination. With support from JP Morgan Chase, the workforce assessment is supported and will be guided by a PBC Skills Team comprised of the BDB, Chamber, municipalities, Career Source, Economic Council and educational leaders who convened today at the West Palm Beach Hilton for a project briefing presented by Boyette Strategic Advisors (“Boyette”).
The Business Development Board and CareerSource Palm Beach County connected local talent with local businesses at the second Palm Beach County Internship Expo.
Dr. Marcus Davidson, senior pastor of New Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fort Lauderdale, will be the featured speaker at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Fall Commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 9 at The Expo Center at the South Florida Fairgrounds.
Chances are you’ve popped a pod into a Keurig machine today, and you may have felt a wee bit guilty about the environmental impact of that convenient jolt of java.
The Titus Center for Franchising offers academic coursework in franchising leading to a bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in franchising.
Specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., today announced it has joined Xcertia™, a collaborative dedicated to improving the quality, safety and effectiveness of mobile health applications, or apps. As a member of Xcertia, Modernizing Medicine will collaborate with other leading healthcare organizations, including the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Medical Association (AMA), DHX Group and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), to help ensure mHealth apps are safe and effective for consumers and have the confidence of physicians recommending them.