A number of Institute for Public Service employees were honored recently by their colleagues at the institute’s annual conference in Murfreesboro. The employees received recognition for outstanding contributions to public service, outstanding customer service, years of service and more. Find the list of award winners here.
By Tim Waldo, CIS Workforce Readiness Specialist Every organization has that person or that team that works behind the scenes, making things happen, diligently focused on helping the team succeed with little or no fanfare. At one point in my career I worked for a manufacturing company. Willie worked in
The Manufacturing Extension Partnership gave a shout out to its Tennessee MEP partner, highlighting the Leadership and Supervision Program offered by the Center for Industrial Services. http://ws680.nist.gov/mepmeis/ManufacturingSuccesses.aspx?SSID=4501
University of Tennessee System Office of Communications and Marketing (865-974-8184) KNOXVILLE—Keeping up with the latest University of Tennessee news and announcements is as simple as the swipe of a finger with the new mobile app—UT News. The free app is the first and only platform to aggregate solely UT news
LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA – August 9, 2017 – The 2017 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen following an extremely close competition this year. Higher education institutions and organizations across North America submit nominations annually for innovative programs that focus on developing economic prosperity in their communities and beyond.
Originally published as a guest column in the Knoxville News Sentinel. By Don Green, LEIC In a recent article, Yolanda Jones and Daniel Connelly with USA Today Network reported on recent law enforcement involved shootings in the Memphis area. In each of the cases, there is concern over the justification of
Posted on LinkedIn by CIS Workforce Readiness Specialist Tim Waldo Solutions in Workforce Development Investing is rooted in hope. The act of investing in something implies that there is the expectation of a return; some benefit or a profit of some sort. It is driven by the anticipation that investing
From ERIN CHESNUT, UT MARTIN (Photo: Submitted) MARTIN – College students from across the country gathered in Oak Ridge this past month to spend three weeks studying forensic science from some of the top instructors in the country. The National Forensic Academy Collegiate Program is hosted by the University of
(First appeared as a Knoxville News Sentinel guest column by LEIC Executive Director Don Green) The rash of overdoses related to opioid use is skyrocketing. Not only are individuals caught in the grips of addiction at risk, but innocent victims who may come into contact with these substances can be
The Naifeh Center for Effective Leadership is accepting applications for the inaugural Tennessee Certified Public Manager (CPM) program, which beings in January 2018. The CPM is a comprehensive management development program specifically designed to prepare managers for careers in federal, state, local government and in other organizations with a public