Hodges University has launched its professional training initiative, Professional Education and Training (PET), called Hodges Connect. These workforce development programs are of varying lengths and are designed to give participants immediately applicable skills that they can put to work...
Harlan C. Parrish, executive vice president and Lee County president of FineMark National Bank & Trust, has been selected as chairman of the board of the Foundation for Lee County Public Schools. Parrish previously served as board chair from...
Earn to Learn FL has launched an online platform to administer financial literacy training for students to improve their money management skills and budget for their technical training, professional certifications, or college degree programs. To qualify for financial assistance,...
Leading Edge Benefit Advisors, LLC is kicking off its breakfast seminar series “2019 Blueprint for Boosting Your Business” on Tuesday, August 27th, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Venue Naples, located at 13240 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 205 in Naples.
The Immokalee Foundation recently recognized 88 graduates, 55 students enrolled in its programs from high school and 33 from colleges and universities, during an evening of celebration at Ave Maria University. Many of the high school graduates will...
Individuals who are thinking about starting their own business are invited to apply to the Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute. Classes begin on July 15 in Cape Coral. The MicroEnterprise Institute is a six-week training program to help...
By Angela Fisher, president and CEO of Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida You may think you have all the right qualifications for landing your dream job, but there is one highly valued skill that can make or break your success in business: etiquette. Last week...
Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) President Mike Martin has named Katherine “Kitty” Green as the vice president for advancement and executive director of the FGCU Foundation. Green has served as president and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties since...
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation announced that Alex Breault, director of work-based learning at The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce, was selected to participate in the third cohort of the U.S. Chamber’s business leadership program. The Business Leads...
Collier Child Care Resources (CCCR) is hosting an early education symposium with Ron Davis titled “The Challenge of Behavior—Is There No End?” for early childhood teachers, administrators and parents. The symposium will take place from 8 a.m. to 12:30...