Federal Catalysts for Collaboration

Federal Catalysts for Collaboration

Successful collaborations between industry leaders and top universities have been shown to have large impacts on the area economy. Most technology hubs in the United States are at least somewhat driven through cooperation with local universities. Universities provide...
Why Teachers Need Professional Development

Why Teachers Need Professional Development

It’s easy to get into the routine of teaching. Helping troubled students improve, guiding A-students to higher heights, and managing a classroom each day is all-consuming. But occasionally it’s a good idea to take some time to consider your own career, instead of...
Keeping Up With 2019

Keeping Up With 2019

This time of year is always filled with excitement, reflection, and looking ahead. But it’s also a time to predict what the New Year could bring and how your business can adjust. What’s ahead in 2019? Are you prepared for the New Year? Here are some things to consider...
How Workforce Training Can Grow Your Business

How Workforce Training Can Grow Your Business

Every business has growth periods and plateau periods. When you’re on an upward trend, business is exciting, staff is motivated, and business is booming. But when you hit a plateau, it can be hard to figure out just how to get moving again. What can you change so you...
How a Michigander Interned in Frederick

How a Michigander Interned in Frederick

If you’re looking for an internship in Frederick, there’s a good chance you’re from the area. Most people looking for work and experience locally are locals, after all; often, it’s simply easiest logistically to look for opportunities close to home. Joy Gerdes is from...
Why Stem Students Need Mentors

Why Stem Students Need Mentors

The STEM field has a reputation for being tough to navigate and overwhelming for young students. Oftentimes, interest in STEM drops off as children grow up. Mentors are a great way to provide the encouragement needed for sustained interest, along with internship tips....