Category : Business

by Staff - 2 days ago

AABA meeting tonight in Shorewood

AABA, the African American Business Association, will hold its monthly Business After Hours event tonight, Tuesday, September 19 from 5-7 p.m. in Shorewood.

by Staff - 1 week ago

ATHENA award recipient named

September 11, 2017 The Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry and The Council for Working Women were excited to announce Sue Pritz-Bornhofen as the 2017 recipient of The ATHENA Award.

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

4 ways to recover from making a mistake at work

When it comes to making mistakes, the most important thing to remember is that you’re human. Seriously, nobody becomes a successful leader without making a few mistakes at work — and in life — along the way. Your mindset and…

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest HBCUs in the country could fold in September

Cheyney University, One of the Nation’s Oldest HBCUs, Could Lose Its Accreditation in September One of the oldest HBCUs in the country could fold in September Cheyney University is in danger of losing its accreditation in September. (Cheyney Univer...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Teamwork and strategy – 4 keys to success

Mel and Pearl Shaw Fundraising Good Times Teamwork and strategy – 4 keys to success So you’re ready to launch – or re-launch – your nonprofit. Or maybe you want a fresh start, a tune-up, or a do-over for your existing organization. What should you...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Will County Job fair set

Joliet – Area job seekers are invited to attend a weekly job fair at the Workforce Center of Will County (WCWC) from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7. Among the positions employers will be looking to fill are bilingual student relations...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

New director for Workforce Investment Board

A lifelong resident of Joliet, Caroline Portlock said she looks forward to helping local business grow in her new role as director of the Will County Workforce Investment Board assuming the position former director Pat Fera held for nearly 17 years....

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Old school fundraising

Mel and Pearl Shaw FUNdraising Good Times Old school fundraising Online giving, viral campaigns, large grants from foundations, funding from government agencies. These are some of the popular revenue streams for nonprofits. Those with earned revenu...