Porland Jobs Alliance Blog http://portlandjobsalliance.org/news Blog Description en-us Tue, 12 Dec 2017 6:55:11 EST Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Proteus Content Management Framework (Porland Jobs Alliance) admin@mstech.com (Mainstay Technologies) Sew American: New Mainers help power American Roots, a Portland textile start-up http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Sew-American-New-Mainers-help-power-American-Roots-a-Portland-textile-start-up-entry-9 Thread, bobbin, sewing machine. Besides learning English in their new homeland, they've had to master the lexicon and skills for their work at Portland textile start-up. Dressed in colorful Middle Eastern and African gar ... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Sew-American-New-Mainers-help-power-American-Roots-a-Portland-textile-start-up-entry-9 Local Handcrafted Jewelry with a Global Connection http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Local-Handcrafted-Jewelry-with-a-Global-Connection-entry-8 Sharon Herrickā€™s story is one of passions converging: passion for beauty, and passion for social change. Illuminated Me by Sharon Herrick is a Portland, Maine-based handcrafted jewelry business that sources materials l ... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Local-Handcrafted-Jewelry-with-a-Global-Connection-entry-8 Immigrants key 'to what Maine needs to solve its demographic challenges' http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Immigrants-key-to-what-Maine-needs-to-solve-its-demographic-challenges-entry-7 Click here to read MaineBiz's article "Immigrants key 'to what Maine needs to solve its demographic needs'". ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Immigrants-key-to-what-Maine-needs-to-solve-its-demographic-challenges-entry-7 Building Maine's Economy: How Maine Can Embrace Immigrants and Strengthen the Workforce http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Building-Maines-Economy-How-Maine-Can-Embrace-Immigrants-and-Strengthen-the-Workforce-entry-6 Click here to read CEI's report "Building Maine's Economy: How Maine Can Embrace Immigrants and Strengthen the Workforce". ... Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Building-Maines-Economy-How-Maine-Can-Embrace-Immigrants-and-Strengthen-the-Workforce-entry-6 The Press Hotel: Workforce Solutions and Equity Investment http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/The-Press-Hotel-Workforce-Solutions-and-Equity-Investment-entry-5 The Portland Jobs Alliance, a city-wide workforce collaborative launched in September 2014 and led by Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI), partnered with The Press Hotel to help unemployed individuals access hospitality jobs ... Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/The-Press-Hotel-Workforce-Solutions-and-Equity-Investment-entry-5 American Roots: Manufacturing Career Pathways in Portland http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/American-Roots-Manufacturing-Career-Pathways-in-Portland-entry-4 A family run business that trains and hires job seekers and keeps manufacturing in Maine? American Roots, located in Portland, Maine, does all that. Launched in 2015 by Ben Waxman and Whitney Reynolds, American Roots wor ... Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/American-Roots-Manufacturing-Career-Pathways-in-Portland-entry-4 Networking Event for Professional New Mainers http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Networking-Event-for-Professional-New-Mainers-entry-1 The Diversity Hiring Coalition of Maine, in collaboration with Portland Adult Education, hosted a Networking Event for Professional New Mainers on November 13, 2014 at the Portland Public Library. The event was an oppor ... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EST http://portlandjobsalliance.org/blog/Networking-Event-for-Professional-New-Mainers-entry-1