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Alabama Innovation Commission hones its focus
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Alabama Innovation Commission hones its focus

The institution gave the commission a “framework for approaching research” and examined five areas: assessing development opportunities as a process instead of a singular event; measuring who and what you have in the state; taking an ecological approach; identifying competitive advantages and benchmarking against national examples; and, focusing on both short-term wins and long-term goals.

Alabama Workforce Council outlines 2021 plans
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Alabama Workforce Council outlines 2021 plans

By WILL WHATLEY, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – A new report says that while facing unprecedented impediments due to the pandemic, Alabama has been able to weather a dire employment situation but needs to make gains if it wants to meet an ambitious workforce goal. According to the Alabama Workforce Council’s 2021 annual report...

Biden reframes his goal on reopening of elementary schools
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Biden reframes his goal on reopening of elementary schools

President Joe Biden is promising a majority of elementary schools will be open five days a week by the end of his first 100 days in office, resetting his goal after his administration came under fire when aides said schools would be considered open if they held in-person learning just one day a week.