Chamber Advocates Family Forward NC

North Carolina
This article originally appeared July 2, 2018 on the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce blog. When it comes to building a talented workforce, it’s best to start early. With that understanding, the Asheville Chamber recently hosted a public policy luncheon…

Pew Research: Fathers Need Family-Friendly Workplaces Too

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As fathers become more engaged with caring for children, they’re also more challenged to balance work and home life, according to the Pew Research Center.Earlier this month, Pew celebrated Father’s Day with “7 Facts About American Dads,” a review…

Low Unemployment Leaves States Competing for Talent

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Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that for the first time in 20 years, there are more job openings than people looking for work. Because of this trend, states (including North Carolina) are battling to attract talented workers…