Online courses offer career advancement

Lots of workers – 29 percent according to a recent survey by Spherion Staffing – are worried that they don’t have the skills to get ahead. There’s ample evidence, though, that many workers, including those who’ve already racked up college and post-graduate degrees, are taking courses to keep their skills marketable. “Across the board, from entry level jobs on

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Thursday Morning Roundtable Celebrates 50 Years of Civic Engagement

Thursday Morning Roundtable (TMR) will celebrate 50 years of service to the Central New York community at a breakfast on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at Drumlins, 800 Nottingham Road, Syracuse. Charles Blow, an op-ed columnist for The New York Times and a CNN commentator, will be the guest speaker. Registration for the event is open until October 5. Since

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Bea González Honored by New York State Comptroller’s Office

SYRACUSE – Bea González was honored on September 2, 2015 at the New York State Fair breakfast reception, an annual event hosted by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. The event coincided with Women’s Day at the Fair and Gonzalez was one of four women recognized for their commitment and accomplishments in the Central New York region. DiNapoli talked

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Campus Community Packs Hendricks Chapel to Learn How to De*stressify

Everyone experiences stress, those moments when their needs are not met, eight to fifteen times a day. College students at every level experience stress due to a variety of factors: greater academic demands, being on their own in a new environment, financial responsibilities, or preparing for life after graduation. And, according to http://www.stress.org/workplace-stress/ , 80% of American workers feel

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