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NCSI Social Impact News

July 2017

Philadelphia Story: An Ambitious Campaign to Spread Opportunity Into All Corners of the City

By | July 19th, 2017|

Here's a proven alternative to the gentrification of American cities. For decades the “Philadelphia Story” was about steady economic decline. That story is being rewritten today as many Americans rediscover the advantages of cities—inviting [...]

Will Impact Investors Embrace Employee-Owned Companies?

By | July 5th, 2017|

For social entrepreneurs concerned about growing income inequality in the U.S. and around the world, one way to spread the wealth is through employee ownership. With that in mind, you’d think impact investors would [...]

July 2017

Will Impact Investors Embrace Employee-Owned Companies?

By | July 5th, 2017|

For social entrepreneurs concerned about growing income inequality in the U.S. and around the world, one way to spread the wealth is through employee ownership. With that in mind, you’d think impact investors would [...]

June 2017

July 2017

June 2017

Closing the Skills Gap: MSSC and Amatrol Launch ’Skill Boss,’ a Major Innovation in Workforce

By | June 27th, 2017|

The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), a Washington, D.C-based industry- non-profit, and technical training company Amatrol launched the MSSC CPT + Skill Boss training machine for Certified Production Technicians (CPT) at the 53rd Annual National Leadership [...]

July 2017

June 2017

Closing the Skills Gap: MSSC and Amatrol Launch ’Skill Boss,’ a Major Innovation in Workforce

By | June 27th, 2017|

The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), a Washington, D.C-based industry- non-profit, and technical training company Amatrol launched the MSSC CPT + Skill Boss training machine for Certified Production Technicians (CPT) at the 53rd Annual National Leadership [...]

‘Modern-Day Slavery’: Many Southern States Have Prison Inmates Working in Governor’s Mansions and Capitol Buildings

By | June 26th, 2017|

Another old tradition that belongs in the dustbin of history. When activist Sam Sinyangwe was awaiting a meeting with the governor’s office at the Louisiana state capitol building in Baton Rouge, he noticed something [...]