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Looking towards the future of advanced manufacturing

Western New York’s advanced manufacturing industry is growing tremendously. According to reports, by 2020 it’s expected that due to retirements, 17,000 skilled workforce positions will be available in Advanced Manufacturing. This number does not take into account any growth in our region. This raises two questions: What programs are available

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New NLRB “Quickie” Union election rules are here

Welcome to the new world of labor relations. On April 14, 2015, new union election rules from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) went into effect, signifying a dynamic shift in the way unionization efforts can play out in work places across the country. The changes follow heated and somewhat

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5 reasons to join our expanded Manufacturers Council

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s Manufacturers Council is expanding! You may have heard the buzz about the incredible work that our 12 member volunteer team has accomplished, including our sold-out tour series. We are now expanding the council and offering you the opportunity to join the general body of one of

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Say Yes Buffalo Business Council

Say Yes Buffalo and the support services they provide are helping to keep students in school and prepare them for post-secondary education. It is due to the successful efforts of Say Yes that we’re proud to partner with them to build a Business Council. The mission of the council is to increase

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