Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow last week, which means six more weeks of winter. Also, Job Shadow week is underway and you weren’t able to participate… but don’t despair! The promise of spring is just around the corner. In addition, Engineering Week (February 19-25) is just a couple weeks away. You have another chance to participate and give curious students a great workplace experience!
Gear up for Engineering Week!
February and the Job Shadow Day are almost here!
MHTA — The toughest part of the winter is almost behind us (we hope). The promise of sunnier days and warmer temps is just around the corner. Job Shadow Day is also almost here and now is the time to join in the fun!
MHTA Board of Directors approves 2017 Legislative Agenda
MHTA — The Minnesota High Tech Association’s Board of Directors has approved the 2017 Legislative Agenda. The agenda includes proposals aimed at expanding broadband, encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship, improving Minnesota’s cybersecurity infrastructure, and funding science and technology education.
WorkOutLoud offering new social platform specifically designed to secure customer engagement that drives profitable growth
Former Lawson Executive Eric Lopez and Minneapolis Director of Startup Grind Loring Kaveney have launched a business that is helping companies keep their customers: WorkOutLoud is the first and only social platform designed specifically for customer collaboration to foster brand engagement and affinity.
How to Host a Student for a Job Shadow Day
MHTA — MHTA is encouraging our members and other high tech businesses to participate in Job Shadow Day from February 2-10. We are calling for high tech folks to host a high school student at your site to learn more about possible STEM career options.