L.A. Business This Week

Chambers celebrate 60 years of partnership

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on July 10, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The L.A. Area Chamber and the Nagoya Chamber of Commerce celebrated their 60th anniversary since the original signing of their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in 1959.

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Chamber co-hosts summit for transition-age foster youth

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on July 9, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Three hundred practitioners from child welfare, higher education and workforce development agencies attended a summit organized by the L.A. Opportunity Youth Collaborative focused on supporting transition-age foster youth in achieving college and career success.

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Addressing school nurse talent demand through partnership

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on July 9, 2019 at 3:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber’s Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development, in partnership with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), Office of L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and the California Community Colleges Health Workforce Initiative, hosted a School Nurse Interview Day on Tuesday, July 9.

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Chamber advises State Superintendent Tony Thurmond on college affordability

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on July 8, 2019 at 10:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Juana Hernandez, senior manager of postsecondary initiatives, represented the Chamber in Sacramento on Monday, July 8, for a statewide meeting on college affordability.

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Bixel Exchange kicks off 2019 summer internships with WorkforceReady unveiling

Center for Innovation & Technology on July 2, 2019 at 3:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On Tuesday, Bixel Exchange's L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline kicked off the summer internship season with an orientation and luncheon for new interns and their respective companies.

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Chamber participates in conversation on reverse transfer

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on July 1, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Juana Hernandez, senior manager of postsecondary initiatives at the Chamber, participated in California Competes’ “Higher Ed Chat” on CSUN Connections, a reverse transfer initiative to support adults in the L.A. area who have faced barriers to completing their degree.

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Chamber joins "Creating A Path to Success" panel

Center for Small Business Success on June 28, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Andrea Nunn, senior vice president of corporate and member relations at the Chamber, joined the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (CHCC) at Google's Playa Vista campus for a panel discussion on the role that chambers of commerce play in the Southern California region's economy and communities, and how businesses can get involved.

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Chamber hears from L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer at Accenture Pancakes & Politics

Center for Business Advocacy on June 28, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer joined the Chamber’s Accenture Pancakes & Politics Breakfast Speaker Series to discuss his efforts to improve public safety, address the city’s homelessness crisis and enforce cannabis laws. 

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Leadership Southern California welcomes Class of 2020

Center for Leadership on June 27, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Southern California Leadership Network (SCLN) launched its Leadership Southern California (LSC) Class of 2020 last week with an orientation and welcome mixer.

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Chamber joins L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis to kick off summer internships

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 26, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas joined L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis on Wednesday to kick off the County's Youth@Work summer internship program. Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas joined L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis on Wednesday to kick off the County's Youth @Work summer internship program.

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