National Apprenticeship Week Spotlight: Bühler Aeroglide

In honor of the third annual National Apprenticeship Week, we are highlighting our member companies’ leading apprenticeship programs. Over the last five years, the number of apprentices nationwide has grown drastically, with more than 545,000 apprentices across the country – many of whom call No...

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National Apprenticeship Week Spotlight: Wayne Brothers Incorporated

In honor of the third annual National Apprenticeship Week, we are highlighting our member companies’ leading apprenticeship programs. Over the last five years, the number of apprentices nationwide has grown drastically, with more than 545,000 apprentices across the country – many of whom call No...

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Highlighting NC’s Apprenticeship Programs

National Apprenticeship Week is less than two weeks away and we’re ready to celebrate North Carolina’s commitment to advancing apprenticeship programs across the state. Over the last five years, the number of apprentices nationwide has jumped drastically, with more than 165,000 additional indivi...

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Tell Us About Your Health Care Initiatives

As the largest purchasers of health care coverage, job creators should have the ability to demand better outcomes at a predictable cost – value. Unfortunately, that opportunity is limited, causing health care to remain one of the greatest concerns weighing on employers across the state. It is for ...

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ICYMI: Self-Driving Trucks Get Closer to Hitting the Road

In case you missed it, I wanted to share this Law 360 article with you. Published last month, Lawrence Hamilton, David Whitestone and Joel Roberson of Holland & Knight LLP explore the future of autonomous commercial trucks in “Self-Driving Trucks Get Closer to Hitting the Road.” Covering rec...

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After FERC Approval of Atlantic Coast Pipeline, Anti-Growth Groups Target Manufacturing

The Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) is one step closer to providing the reliable delivery of low-cost natural gas supplies to portions of eastern North Carolina after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved the Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for the Atlantic Coast Pip...

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National Apprenticeship Week is One Month Away

National Apprenticeship Week is just one month away. The third annual celebration will take place November 13-19, giving apprenticeship programs across the country the opportunity to showcase their unique benefits and ability to cultivate a highly-skilled workforce. Throughout the week, students, cu...

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As Rates Drop, NC Chamber Continues to Fight For Workers’ Compensation Reforms

It wasn’t long ago that the North Carolina Supreme Court nearly decimated the hard-fought workers’ compensation reforms of 2011. Thankfully, the General Assembly passed legislation clarifying the reforms following the aligned business community’s swift advocacy efforts. This kept the Court’s...

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