Goodwill of Central Arizona, one of Arizona’s top providers of job preparation and placement services, is teaming up with local organizations to bring thousands of job seekers to one hiring event. The Third Annual Greater Phoenix Career Expo will be Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. at the Phoenix Convention Center.
As we celebrate the end of the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber’s 20th Anniversary year, I want to begin by sending wishes of health, happiness and prosperity to all, both personally and professionally. I would like to take a moment to reflect on the year and to share some thoughts about how we are transforming our organization and impacting the community.
There may come a time in your career when you decide it is time to move to another department or organization. The reasons for leaving could be varied such as wanting to make more money, needing a bigger challenge, wanting a promotion or you are ready for a change. (Which is a kind way to say that the people you work with each and every day are driving you crazy and you can’t take it anymore.) Whatever the reason is for leaving it can be difficult to search and interview for a job while still working.
The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce is gaining ground and developing a plan to help build Phoenix’s economy from within by targeting certain areas, working collaboratively and training other area chambers of commerce to help with the effort.
It’s fair to say that not everyone has the time to create their favorite breakfast classics from scratch each morning, but a team of “Snoozers” will help create a meal to jump-start the day in Tempe beginning Dec. 10.
On Tuesday, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, Councilman Bill Gates and members of the biking community took their first ride on the new green bicycles that will be seen all over the city in coming months as the city officially launched the Grid Bike Share program.
A Desert Vista High School Junior Achievement group took first place at the 2014 Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge after the students more than doubled their net worth of their mock stock portfolio.