Workforce Partnership report finds benefits from employee-owned businesses –

Sd Workforce PartnershipSAN DIEGO (KUSI) – San Diego businesses and their employees could enjoy opportunities for growth by switching to an employee-ownership model, according to a San Diego Workforce Partnership report released Tuesday.

The report — “Employee Ownership: A Good-For-Business Tool That Creates Equity and Opportunity for Workers” — finds that employee-owned businesses such as El Cajon’s Taylor Guitars are both more profitable and resilient than many privately-owned companies.

The workforce partnership outlines how San Diego’s economy could see improvements through businesses adopting an employee-owned model.

“As we look towards recovery, San Diego faces an incredible opportunity to build a bigger and brighter future,” said Rachel Merfalen, director of business services at the San Diego Workforce Partnership. “Employee-owned business structures could offer our local economy a viable and powerful path forward.”

The number of small businesses open in San Diego decreased by 37.9% in 2021 from the previous year due to the

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Tampa Bay businesses plan on more work-from-home opportunities post-pandemic, study finds

TAMPA, Fla. — Many Tampa Bay area employers plan to allow at least some work-from-home opportunities post-pandemic, a new regional survey from the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority found.

The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority (TBARTA) works to advance regional transportation needs in Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco and Pinellas counties. The organization’s purpose is to plan, develop, fund, implement, and operate a regional transit system in this area.

The Envision 2030 Transit & Telework Survey, created and administered by TBARTA, was open from January 11, 2021, through March 31, 2021. It received 549 responses with sampling across five counties. A mixture of managers, business owners, and employees around Tampa Bay answered questions about their teleworking experience, transit experience during the pandemic, and TBARTA’s role in future regional transit.

TBARTA asked businesses how many employees teleworked at least once a week prior to the pandemic. Nearly 60% of

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Nevada Falls Brief In Early Childhood Education, Report Finds

We must ensure that kids with disabilities get the education and training they need to succeed. The average college graduate earns over $36,000 extra per 12 months than somebody who drops out from high school, and is half as more likely to find yourself in poverty. That’s why United Way partners Education with organizations like America’s Promise Alliance to improve high school graduation rates. In 2012, the typical nationwide highschool commencement rate throughout the U.S. climbed to 81 p.c, the best level ever recorded.

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