May 2016, Part II

May 2016, Part II NATIONAL ROUNDUP Celebrating The “Season For Success”.  With hundreds of thousands of teenagers and college students beginning Summer jobs in May, Path Forward’s Monthly Spotlight has been on the role the service sector plays in creating … Read More

May 2016, Part I

May 2016, Part I NATIONAL ROUNDUP Retail And Restaurant Employees Work Hard To Celebrate Mothers.  The National Retail Federation (NRF) and the National Restaurant Association (NRA) both conducted surveys ahead of Mother’s Day to measure how Americans honor their mothers. … Read More

April 2016, Part II

April 2016, Part II NATIONAL ROUNDUP Engineering A Road To Success.  On April 14, CNBC profiled J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison in “From $4.35 per hour to JC Penney CEO.” The article details his journey, which began with work as … Read More

April 2016, Part I

April 2016, Part I NATIONAL ROUNDUP Give People Tools To Enjoy And Move Up In Their Jobs. In “Walmart has a plan to keep retail workers out of dead-end jobs,” Tech Insider’s Chris Weller reports on a $5.5 million Walmart Foundation grant to … Read More

March 2016, Part III

March 2016, Part III NATIONAL ROUNDUP Celebrating Women In The Service Industry.  As part of Women’s History Month, the National Restaurant Association is celebrating the important role women have played in the service industry noting that “restaurants offer a career path with … Read More

March 2016, Part II

March 2016, Part II NATIONAL ROUNDUP Fast Food Employers On The Tuition Assistance Fast Track.  U.S. News and World Report takes a look at the growing number of fast food restaurants helping employees gain access to higher education with tuition assistance programs … Read More

March 2016, Part I

March 2016, Part I Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Path Forward Post, the Path Forward coalition’s biweekly newsletter. We look forward to bringing you the latest news on the important role the service industry plays in our economy … Read More

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