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Planning for Health Care Reform, Part 1

Dec 17, 2012 No Comments by

Now is the time for your ASO to begin planning for implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Beginning in 2014, many employers will be required to offer health insurance to employees considered “full-time” or face financial penalties. Understanding the law’s potential impact on your ASO and determining the extent to which future costs can […]

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New Member Susan Crane, SkillUp Washington

Dec 04, 2012 No Comments by

The Alliance welcomes Susan Crane, executive director of SkillUp Washington in Seattle, a workforce and education funders collaborative aimed at helping low-income adults get postsecondary education credentials and advance in their fields.

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WorkSquare’s Vanessa Bartram selected Yoshiyama Young Entrepreneur of 2012

Nov 01, 2012 No Comments by

Please join us in congratulating Vanessa Bartram, founder of Alliance member WorkSquare in Miami, Florida on her selection by Hitachi Foundation as one of four Yoshiyama Young Entrepreneurs of 2012! Through this competitive award, Hitachi recognizes “businesses that are creating real opportunities for upward mobility for low-wealth Americans.”

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