Workforce Training Facing a shortage of qualified workers in its new gas-turbine factory in Charlotte, N.C., this engineering and electronics multinational decided to create its own, to the benefit of young workers in the community. In 2011, Siemens launched an apprenticeship program that recruits noncollege-track seniors from nearby Olympic High School. The students take classes at Central Piedmont Community ...
June 13, 2013 - National Journal via Yahoo! News
Lore about Betsy Ross sewing Stars and Stripes caught fire years after her death Born Elizabeth Griscom on Jan. 1, 1852, in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross was brought up in the Quaker religion. But she was shunned by her family and the church after she eloped in November 1773 with Episcopalian John Ross, whom she met while doing an apprenticeship at an upholstery shop, according to ushistory.org.
June 13, 2013 - Orlando Sentinel
Gordon Brown in Daventry Express ntice scheme, Mr Brown said: "Every young person needs a skill and I want every young person to think of either going to college, or having an apprenticeship or going to university. We can do it in this country."