Recent Headlines of Interest
The Center for Business in Transition Partnership is hosting a workshop entilted "Preparing to See Your Business" on May 8 from 8:00am to 10:30am at the Hotel Saranac in Saranac Lake. A virtual viewing of the live workshop, hosted by the St. Lawrence Chamber of Commerce, will be held at The Shop Around the Corner, 32 Andrews St., Massena. Business owners who are looking to transition their business or entrepreneurs who are interested in taking over an existing business are invited to attend. Details and registration are available at this link.
There are many benefits to being a certified NYS Minority and/or Women-Owned Business Enterprise, but many people are intimidated by the certification process. Join this free webinar to learn how to approach the application.
Corning Incorporated has formalized an agreement with OtterBox to market a new line of screen protectors for smartphones and other devices. "Amplify" screen protectors are made from an ion-exchanged aluminoscilicate glass composition. Read more here.
The Manufacturing Report recently covered a high school in Indiana that has its own maufacturing facility. Over the course of three years Owl Manufacturing has grown to have 42 staff members and works to develop an understanding of the broad range of career possibilities there are in manufacturing. The podcast is available at this link.