News for Career & Education
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
101 Mobility FALL FEST & PROGRESSIVE LUNCHEON Event is Wednesday, October 3rd from Noon - 3:00 p.m.
Come see the newest accessibility equipment demonstrations from our vendors to help anyone disabled, aging in place or having a dibilitating disease.
FREE to the public, this event opens the doors to all of the healthcare fields and for all of us to be advocates for our families, friends and ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Financial, Member Company News, Technology, Career & Education, EAC News, Fab Five, Health & Lifestyle, Small Business
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Cullen Watt focused intently as he followed the diagram next to a panel holding a red and blue light bulb. “It’s kind of like connecting the dots,” Amber Keane, a building maintenance technician for the City of Elgin, said encouragingly.
“It’s the moment of truth!” Cullen said as he finished the instructions and flipped a switch, giving himself a quick clap as the bulbs lit up.
Cullen, a ...read more
Categories: Career & Education, Community, EAC News, Economic
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Association for Individual Development (AID) Announces New President/CEO
The Board of Directors of the Association for Individual Development (AID) has announced its selection of a new President/CEO. Effective 2019, Lore Baker will become only the fourth President of AID in its 57-year history. Lynn O'Shea, AID's current CEO, is retiring after 20 years of remarkable leadership.
"We are delighted ...read more
Categories: Career & Education, Community, Health & Lifestyle, Member Company News
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Elgin Area Leadership Academy Recruiting 2018/19 Class
The Elgin Area Leadership Academy has been a valued resource since 1991 with more than 525 people graduated from the leadership development program. Its goal is to educate, engage and challenge current and emerging leaders in the community through various leadership and skill-building programs.
Participants in the EALA receive a ...read more
Categories: Member Company News, Career & Education, EAC News, Community, Economic
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
U-46, Alignment Collaborative for Education to Host Fourth Annual Career ExpoExplore 2018 to be held on a school day, introduce eighth graders to more than a dozen career pathways
ELGIN - School District U-46 will showcase curriculum and career pathways for U-46 students at the annual expo on Wednesday, Sept. 12, but for the first time, eighth grade students will attend with teachers as part of ...read more
Categories: Career & Education, Member Company News, Community
Monday, July 23, 2018
PrairieWeb Internet Marketing, a staple in Chicagoland internet marketing and web development for over 20 years, has expanded to add a Phoenix office to serve a growing number of small businesses and retailers. With the addition of our Phoenix office to our Chicago-area presence, we are able to expand our availability for our client base and prospects, including business hours accommodating ...read more
Categories: Economic, Career & Education, Member Company News
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Here is your issue of the Elgin Area Chamber's monthly newsletter, the Business Connection
Categories: Career & Education, EAC News, Economic, Small Business, Community, Fab Five
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Applications Open for the Elgin Area Leadership Academy Class of 2019A program sought to engage and develop the next generation of community leaders in the Elgin area
The Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce (EACC) is now accepting applications for the Elgin Area Leadership Academy (EASLA) class of 2019. Since 1991, the EALA program has sought to educate, engage and develop the next generation of ...read more
Categories: Career & Education, Community, EAC News, Member Company News, Small Business