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Childers to Head Division of Workforce Services

Charisse Childers, Ph.D., has been named the next Director of the Division of Workforce Services (DWS). Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) Executive Director Mike Preston has appointed Childers to the director position for the Division of Workforce Services (DWS), which will become...

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Daily Digest: May 22, 2019

Find out what’s happening in Arkansas business and politics every day with the Arkansas Money & Politics Daily Digest. We collect each day’s important news and deliver it to you in one convenient article. _______________ Hutchinson announces new cabinet secretaries. | Arkansas Money &...

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Hutchinson Announces the 15 New Cabinet Secretaries

Change has come for Arkansas’ state agencies. Gov. Asa Hutchinson has released the secretaries who will be heading up the new cabinet positions he has created. In October 2018, Hutchinson announced his intentions to transform the state government and reduce the number of cabinet-level agencies...

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Daily Digest: May 21, 2019

Find out what’s happening in Arkansas business and politics every day with the Arkansas Money & Politics Daily Digest. We collect each day’s important news and deliver it to you in one convenient article. _______________ Galley Support Innovations reaches new heights. | Arkansas Money...

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Arkansas to Host National Computer Science Summit

Arkansas will host the inaugural National Computer Science Summit for State Leaders this June. Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s office will host the event, which is scheduled for June 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be invitation-only and will include representatives from 26 states, as well as...

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Learn How to Land Your Next Job

Young professionals in Little Rock will have the opportunity this week to network and gain valuable career advice from an expert in job placement. The Venture Center will host a VC Workshop on Thursday, May 23 that focuses on landing jobs. Along with Little Rock’s Young Nonprofit Professionals...

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Razorback Foundation Introduces Text-to-Join Option

There’s a new way to support the University of Arkansas and UA athletics. The Razorback Foundation, Inc. has added a mobile-friendly method of joining the foundation. To join the Razorback Foundation, non-members can now text “ONERazorback” to 91999. Regular membership for the Razorback...

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Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar Coming to Conway

Two friends set out to become college basketball players and wound up the owners of a sports bar chain. Brandon Landry and Jack Warner, the founders of Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar, became friends in 1997 when they both signed up for the Louisiana State University basketball team as walk-on...

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Daily Digest: May 20, 2019

Find out what’s happening in Arkansas business and politics every day with the Arkansas Money & Politics Daily Digest. We collect each day’s important news and deliver it to you in one convenient article. _______________ Entrepreneurs fuel growth in NWA. | Arkansas Money &...

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Daily Digest: May 17, 2019

Find out what’s happening in Arkansas business and politics every day with the Arkansas Money & Politics Daily Digest. We collect each day’s important news and deliver it to you in one convenient article. _______________ Walmart planning new home office. | Arkansas Money &...