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Twin Cities Rank Among Best Metros For Starting A Career

Among the 150 largest cities in the United States, Minneapolis ranked fifth for starting a career, while St. Paul took the 12th spot on a new list.

May 08, 2014

Report: Minnesota No. 31 on graduation rate ranking

State officials have recently touted an improving graduation rate in Minnesota, but a new national report says Minnesota’s 78 percent overall graduation rate leaves it in the bottom half...

April 28, 2014

MBA+

Specialty Options Within MBA Programs Are Booming

At the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School, many MBA graduates have a goal of starting their own companies.

April 22, 2014

Xcel Energy headquarters

4 MN Cos. Among “Best Employers In America”

Xcel Energy, St. Jude Medical, Mosaic, and Medtronic were among 50 of the largest companies in the country that offer the best combination of a high median salary, high job satisfaction, and a flexible work schedule.

April 15, 2014

Venture Academy

At Venture Academy: Reading, Writing, Prototyping

Venture Academy is training students to not just think like entrepreneurs but become entrepreneurs.

March 25, 2014

Job Interviews

400 Businesspeople Help Mpls. Teens Prep For Job Interviews

Officials from a variety of local companies are volunteering their time to offer mock interviews to more than 1,800 local students.

March 24, 2014

State Awards $3.3M To Train Workers At 18 Cos.

Millions of dollars in grants are being awarded to state schools that will help train workers of Shutterfly, TRW Automotive, ConAgra Foods, the Benedictine Health System, and other companies looking to improve or grow their Minnesota workforces.

March 17, 2014

Carlson School of Management

U.S. News Ranks MN Grad Schools Among Best In Nation

Several Minnesota graduate schools—including the University of Minnesota, St. Thomas University, and Hamline University, among others—were ranked among the best in the nation.

March 13, 2014

Target store

Target Becomes MLB Sponsor, Honors “All-Star Teachers”

Target is expanding its selection of Major League Baseball merchandise and is working with the league to recognize all-star educators.

March 10, 2014

Small-Biz Owners Sought For Leadership Training Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering local small business owners and CEOs an MBA-like curriculum meant to help them grow.

February 06, 2014

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