The UMOS TechHire program, a federally funded initiative to provide accelerated training in technology fields and other skilled trades, offers those who have been incarcerated a second chance.
A training program at MATC offers formerly incarcerated men the opportunity to work in a high-wage industry.
Life is sweet for baker Alan Goodman, the winner of Rev-Up MKE 2019.
As the small business competition celebrates its fourth year, NNS talks with previous winners to see what lessons can be learned from their experiences.
Rev-Up MKE, a small business competition that has helped launch several successful businesses, will announce its latest winners Tuesday, Sept. 24.
Anxiety has risen since the Milwaukee County Transit System recently announced that 16 routes are in danger of being cut; two routes are potentially being shortened; and some seasonal services will be eliminated because of proposed funding cuts in the 2020 Milwaukee County transportation budget.
Those who come from low-income backgrounds get a chance for higher-paying opportunities in the tech industry through the i.c.stars internship program.
A joint task force between the city and county was officially adopted Thursday, and a plan of action will soon be solidified to fight climate change and economic inequity through “green” jobs.
Dad’s a prominent developer. The son is the youngest elected official in state history. And both share a commitment to uplifting others.
A report from the Wisconsin Policy Forum found that unless the economic and career trajectory of young Hispanics changes, the issue of underrepresentation in high-wage jobs will not be remedied anytime soon.