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National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Signed into Law

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Washington, DC – The Made in America Manufacturing Communities Act, which would help create new manufacturing jobs and invest in local economies throughout the country, has passed the Senate. The legislation was included in the Senate version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which passed the Senate yesterday evening. The bipartisan legislation would help create […]

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Northwest Georgia Kicks Off the High Demand Career Initiative!

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The State of Georgia recently awarded the Northwest Georgia Workforce Development Board (NWGWDB) with a grant from the High Demand Career Initiative (HDCI) to develop a sector partnership strategy for the region.  Building upon the work for the region’s Advanced Manufacturing Strategy in 2014, the sector partnership working group will focus on meeting the talent […]

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Floor360 Partners Gear Up for National Manufacturing Day!

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National Manufacturing Day is Friday, October 6th, and Floor360 partners are gearing up to host “MFG Day” events in Northwest Georgia! On Thursday, October 5th, the Northwest Georgia College & Career Academy (NWGCCA), Shaw Industries, and Sumo Robot League (a Georgia Tech student-formed non-profit company) are partnering to host a robotics competition for high school students. […]