work ready community

Government
2:45 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Ballard and Marshall Counties Declared Work Ready Communities In-Progress

Credit Kentucky Workforce Investment Board

Two western Kentucky counties have been designated Work Ready Communities In-Progress.  Governor Steve Beshear announced today that community, business, education, workforce, and economic development leaders from each county are developing their workforce by meeting education, skill, and digital literacy benchmarks. 

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Morning Cram
8:53 am
Fri November 16, 2012

The Morning Cram [duck duck goose edition]

Credit nps.gov

From NPR: As members of the House and Senate head to Capitol Hill for the final weeks of this Congress, perhaps they will bring the "Spirit of 2010" with them. Despite partisan bickering, the lame-duck session two years ago got big things done. Then again, those lawmakers weren't being asked to avert a fiscal cliff.

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Business
7:58 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Western Kentucky Counties Moving Toward Work Ready Status

Credit Kentucky Workforce Investment Board

Several western Kentucky counties are moving toward Work Ready Community status. McCracken and Christian counties have joined Union County in receiving the Work Ready Community in Progress designation from the Kentucky Workforce Investment Board.

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