Oct. 26, 2021 12:19 pm
Adult learners need digital literacy, too
By combining traditional literacy and digital literacy education, this partnership between Comcast and Beyond Literacy wants to ensure that adult learners of all backgrounds have the tools needed to succeed.
Oct. 20, 2021 10:16 am
Health equity 101: What local experts say about healthcare disparities and how tech can bridge the gaps
For Black, brown, immigrant and low-income communities, access to technology can mean better health outcomes.
Oct. 15, 2021 9:15 am
Pew’s data dashboard offers a real-time glimpse of Philly’s economy
The goal of the dashboard is to inform the public, policymakers and stakeholders who shape the city’s strategies for recovery and growth.
Oct. 12, 2021 8:44 am
How Temple’s Small Business Development Center is working to bridge the digital divide
With the new PA Digital Transformation eCommerce Program, the SBDC wants to help entrepreneurs thrive in the digital economy. It's also expanding to locations outside of North Philadelphia.
Oct. 11, 2021 1:07 pm
Philly’s first ‘green bank’ will connect clean energy projects to capital
Here's what Executive Director Maryrose Myrtetus says the recently launched Philadelphia Green Capital Corp. could mean for the city's environmental needs.
Sep. 14, 2021 8:44 am
Morgan Berman becomes executive director of Life Science Cares Philadelphia
The career entrepreneur will also transition to board chairperson for MilkCrate, the software firm she founded eight years ago.
Sep. 2, 2021 3:10 pm
Workforce development efforts share $2.8M in funding
Urban Affairs Coalition was among the organizations receiving grants from the PA Schools-to-Work program.
Aug. 18, 2021 9:31 am
PHLConnectED has enabled 18K+ internet connections in a year, the City says
Plus, here's how Philadelphia stands to benefit from the newly passed $1 trillion federal infrastructure bill.
Jul. 30, 2021 10:38 am
PAN wants to create 500 local apprenticeships by 2025
For now, details on execution are scarce, but the Philadelphia Apprentice Network will prioritize sharing best practices. Partners include Philadelphia Works and Community College of Philadelphia, among others.
Jul. 16, 2021 11:52 am
Brittany Bronson: ‘So many Black women get stuck in the middle because we don’t have mentors and champions’
The DEI expert and career coach with experience in both the private and public sector shares what she thinks employers need to do to strengthen DEI practices, as well as ways to improve retention of BIPOC employees.