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April 18, 2018

Employers can take simple steps to support early learning

Early childhood learning is critical for Washington’s current and future workforce, experts say, and there are easy things employers can do to he...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
April 13, 2018

SEL's childcare benefit popular with workforce

Every day, more than 100 families drop their kids off at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories’ (SEL) Family Center. Parents ent...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
April 12, 2018

'Miracle on the Hudson' pilot Capt. Sully Sullenberger to give Spring Meeting keynote

AWB's Spring Meeting will feature an iconic leader, Capt. "Sully" Sullenberger, the pilot whose "Miracle on the Hudson" captivated the world and wa...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
April 11, 2018

Early childhood investments pay off for employers

Investing in early childhood education can pay dividends for employers years down the road — and right away....
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 22, 2018

Workforce Summit: Employers share creative solutions

Washington employers can address their workforce challenges by partnering with schools and nonprofits, and by learning from other companies that...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
March 21, 2018

Growing the good

The world’s largest retailer now carries Alaffia, a line of fair-trade skin and body care products made from ingredients sourced from one of the...
By: Bobbi Cussins   Comments: 0
March 2, 2018

Senate resolution honors SEL's 'integrity, creativity and community service'

Just three months after it was named AWB's 2017 Employer of the Year, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories was honored with a Senate resolution this...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
February 27, 2018

Rural broadband bill gains momentum

An AWB Rural Jobs priority is gaining momentum in the Legislature. A bill that would strengthen and expand broadb...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
February 26, 2018

Support for manufacturers likely an end-game issue for 2018 legislative session

Senate lawmakers signaled that they may be looking for a way to help the Washington manufacturers this session, despite failing to include a busine...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0
February 16, 2018

AWB tells House committee, 'It's time to let all manufacturers win'

AWB President Kris Johnson called on lawmakers to lower the business and occupation (B&O) tax rate for all Washington manufacturers, not just t...
By: Jason Hagey   Comments: 0